Caltrans Road Conditions:     - Click for more Info
For 24-hour Air Quality Information, call the NCUAQMD’s hotline toll-free at 1-866-BURN-DAY (1-866-287-6329).:     - Click for more Info

News

Search for News

News Archive

Local Stories

ARCATA - Over the past two decades, charter schools have grown in numbers, along with a push for education alternatives. Eighth graders from Coastal Grove Charter School in Arcata push those alternatives; with a 6 month mentor project.

Coastal Grove Charter School focuses on curriculum inspired by Waldorf Education, which strives to transform education into the heart and the hands, as...

SMITH RIVER- an alleged road rage incident in Smith River sends one man to the hospital.

A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on the 200 block of Westbrook Lane Tuesday night. According to the Del Norte County Sheriffs Office, 25 year old Jacob Kupecz of Smith River, intentionally struck a man with his car then continued to physically assault him. The victim was transported to Sutter...

Eureka - The Boys and Girls Club of the Redwoods just received a major grant for the Teen Court. $25,000 was given by Pacific Youth Foundation to support positive youth development and leadership for the Teen Court Program.

Teen Court is a diversion program for first-time juvenile offenders who have an opportunity to be tried by a teen jury, attorneys, judge and clerk.

The...

WEAVERVILLE – Four people were arrested including an Arcata man after a mult-agency drug bust in Trinity County,

Taken into custody were 31-year old Jarrett Brickner of Arcata 48-year old Jon Mustapich of Salyer, 26-year old Rachel Rodriguez from Santa Rosa, and 31-year old Jimmy Garcia of San Francisco.

Last Friday, Sheriff’s deputies, officers with US Forest Service and CHP...

ARCATA- The Arcata Fire District responded to two major car accidents in less than 15 minutes on Tuesday, and officials say it’s possible because of the district’s collaboration with outside fire departments.

Before 6 p.m. on Tuesday, authorities responded to a vehicle rollover near the Glendale exit on State Route 299, where the four occupants sustained minor to moderate injuries.  The...

LOLETA- The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall Replica is set up right in our own backyard of Humboldt County. Around 9 Wednesday morning, about a dozen volunteers helped set up the wall that will remain at the Bear River Community Center in Loleta through Sunday.

There’s more than 50 Humboldt County veterans on the wall and more than 50,000 names in total. Tim Tetz of the Vietnam Veterans...

ARCATA- The names in Tuesday’s fatal car accident on Highway 101 near State Route 299 have been released.

The Coroner’s Office confirms 55-year-old McKinleyville resident Stacy Kejar and 59-year-old Karen Brennan of Eureka died as a result of that crash. The driver, 57-year-old William Larry Morris of Fortuna, faces felony DUI and vehicular manslaughter charges. Police say Morris was...

EUREKA- It’s the one day of the year that jokesters get to play pranks on their friends and family. Earlier today, we caught up with some people in Old Town Eureka to talk about their most memorable April fools’ jokes and plans for this year.

The owner of Humboldt Hardware, Patrick Murphy said, ”Last year we got about five different friends and family pretty bad with a recorded message...