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Ruth Farmer will be turing 100 years old this May and shows no signs of slowing down.  Ruth is a former buisiness-woman in Eureka and now is making Braille books for children and adults as well as volunteering at St. Vncent de Paul's Dinig Center.  Ruth has been living in Eureka most of her life and daily she translates books in her Braille Transcription office with her daughter Jill.  This is...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY - John Fitzpatrick left his home in Redding this morning for a drive. Usually, he does not go too far from home, but he was last seen in Weaverville late this morning. He stated he was going to Eureka, but was unsure of the way.

John suffers from Alzheimer’s, but does have a valid driver’s license. He is driving a silver 2014 BMW similar to the one shown in the picture,...

ARCATA - An Arcata man was arrested after allegedly getting in a verbal argument with another and then hitting the victim over the head with a bottle

Taken into custody was 31-year old Bhakti J. Dillenbeck. Yesterday around 7:30 pm, police responded to an altercation at the 700-block of 9th Street.  The victim said as he attempted to walk away from the argument, he was struck...

ARCATA - An Arcata food manufacturer voluntarily has recalled several of its products after labeling issues.The California Department of Public Health says Hasta Be Pasta had varieties of pastas, spreads and wraps that didn’t have accurate labeling. Milk, soy and egg ingredients were left off. Some consumers have allergic reactions to those contents when ingested.

Anyone who has...

NORTH COAST - Humboldt County has an immediate need for short-term foster care homes and is looking to the community for support.

The Department of Health and Human Services says, all current licensed caregivers in the area are at capacity and new foster families are needed. Being able to offer your home for a week or even one day can make a difference. Day and overnight care is needed...

ARCATA - The Arcata City Council will meet Wednesday night to begin it's Mid-Year Budget Review

"We're going to be able to add a small amount of money to our reserves, to help us feel secure as a city and as a community. That we're not going to go bankrupt. That reserve, traditionally a safe number is 20% and we're in the early teens. So we have a lot of work to do still, in the reserve...

EUREKA- Staff with the City of Eureka presented an Economic Development Strategic Plan for the next 15 years to the city council on Tuesday night.

Staff has worked with the consulting firm BAE Urban Economics over the last year to develop the plan.  At the special meeting on Tuesday night, staff and BAE representatives shared the four goals for economic development. Those goals are to...

FORTUNA- A Fortuna man turned himself in Monday night after allegedly firing several rounds of ammunition into the ground at his home.

Just after 7:30 p.m. 45 year old Cory Thomas Woolley allegedly fired a handgun on the 3100 block of Nelson Lane after being confronted by another man.

According to the victim, he had arrived at Woolley's home to discuss personal matters when...