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HUMBOLDT COUNTY- It’s an award given to only one person or team in the state of California each year and it’s headed to the north coast. Known as the Larry Peabody Award, it’s issued by the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services to a search and rescue volunteer or team who shows outstanding dedication and professionalism while performing their rescue duties.

This year’s...

The following is from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

On Sept. 31st, at approximately 7:30 p.m. the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call from a man who reported his wife was armed with a .44 caliber handgun and just shot at him. Deputies and California Highway Patrol (C.H.P.) Officers responded to the 600 block of Oakridge Drive, Redway where they met with the male...

The following is from the California Highway Patrol:

On the evening of Saturday, August 30th, a motorcyclist died from his injuries after colliding into a vehicle traveling the opposite direction on State Route 96 in the Willow Creek area.

Just before 6 p.m., 56 year old Larry O’Dell Miller of Hoopa was driving a 2008 Harley Davidson Dyna motorcycle northbound on State...

The following is from the Arcata Police Department:

On Tuesday at about 1:30am, Arcata Police Department Officers were conducting a stolen bike sting in the 600 block of F Street based upon the report of a citizen's bicycle being stolen at that location several hours earlier. The operation was conducted by both uniformed and plainclothes officers.

While conducting surveillance of...

Happy Camp - An update on the Happy Camp Complex Fire in Klamath National Forest.

The huge fire has now burned over 64,000 acres and is still only 15% contained. An inversion layer is retaining smoke along Highway 96 and pilot vehicles are ushering traffic through impacted areas. Motorists should expect delays.

Because of the large amounts of smoke, air tankers and helicopters...

Fortuna - A $1,000 cash reward is being offered for your help in identifying a suspect using a stolen debit card.

Police are looking for the man in this picture who authorities are saying is a person of interest in the theft. This past Wednesday evening, a patron in a Fortuna bar had his wallet stolen. Thursday morning he reported it to police, and that’s when officers determined the...

Crescent City - A transient in Crescent City is sent to the hospital with injuries after another transient pistol whips him in the face with a semi-automatic weapon.

Del Norte County Sheriff’s Deputies are looking for this man, 24-year-old Jake Marcel Dionne. Dionne is 6’3’ tall and 220 pounds. The incident occurred at 5:30 Monday morning. The suspect frequents the Northcrest-Old Mill...

EUREKA- It’s a Labor Day tradition 75 years in the making.

“To say thank you to all of the union workers and union families in the area. And it's just a celebration here at one of the best spots in Eureka at Sequoia Park to have a barbecue,” John Frahm, Secretary/Treasurer of the Central Labor Council of Humboldt and Del Norte Counties.

Barbecue attendees had their pick out of...

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