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ARCATA- Hundreds of job seekers talked with potential employers at a Career Fair hosted by The Job Market on Friday. There were more than 50 employers representing private and government jobs.

Officials with the Economic Development Department said there are more employers at this years fair, which shows that the job market is improving in Humboldt County. All employers at the career...

EUREKA- A major improvement project to the City of Eureka’s Waste Water Treatment System has been halted. 

The planning stages for the Martin Slough Interceptor Project began about 25 years ago.  Construction on the project began over two years ago.  The project is designed to create a pipeline for sewage to get to the water treatment plant in a more direct way.  “Phase 3A” of the...

EUREKA- Eureka City Schools and the Eureka Teachers Association have reached an agreement for an employment contract for the next two school years.

Members of the Eureka Teachers Association ratified the tentative agreement they reached last month with Eureka City Schools on Tuesday.  And on Thursday night, the Board of Trustees ratified the tentative agreement as well, making it...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Calfire is working to develop a shaded fuel break to reduce the risk of wildland fires. Crews will be focusing on Walnut Drive in the Cutten area of Eureka. 
 
A shaded fuel break is a strip of land where fuel like trees, brush, or dead branches, has been reduced to limit the spread of wildfires to nearby homes. In addition, the State...
From the Eureka Police Department: 
 
The Eureka Police Department is asking community members to fill out this short survey for the City Homeless Improvement Program. 
 
The City Homeless Improvement Program (CHIP), which is comprised of community members, elected officials, and staff from both the City of Eureka and County of Humboldt,...

LOLETA:  Fire fighters responded to a brush fire along Highway 101 near Loleta Thursday evening. A little after 5pm, Cal Fire, along with Loleta Fire and a High Rock Conservation fire crew responded to a brush fire just north of the Loleta exit.

Crews spent the better part of an hour putting out several spot fires. Officials say the blaze was started by a faulty catalytic converter from...

The city of Fortuna is looking for your help in finishing the design for the Strong’s Creek Bike and Pedestrian trail.

The trail is part of Fortuna’s John Campbell Memorial Greenway. In 2013, property owners and stake holder’s groups met in a series of meetings and an initial design fair. A public review of the draft master plan has been released.

Initial stages of the proposed...

EUREKA- In a packed court room, a Humboldt County Judge threw out the plea deal for the three suspects in the fatal stabbing of a 50-year-old Arcata man. The judge dismissed all three deals that the suspects and the Humboldt County District Attorney's Office had previously agreed on.

Judge Joyce Hinrichs said she had arrived at the decision after public interest and criticism over the...

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