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ARCATA- The Bureau of Land Management is asking for the public's input regarding thousands of acres of public land managed by their Arcata and Redding offices.

The Northwest California Integrated Resource Management plan, also known as NCIP, needs to decide what to do with 400,000 surface acres, and 300,000 sub-surface acres of land managed by the BLM.

Public meetings began...

Post date: Mon, 01/09/2017 - 12:58

EUREKA- A Eureka man is dead following a hit and run north of the Slough Bridge.

Last Monday morning, 21 year old Benjamin Taggert was found unresponsive on southbound Highway 101. Taggert had sustained a head injury and was lying on the left shoulder. He was placed on life support at St. Joseph Hospital and later died. According to his Facebook page, he was an Arcata High School...

Post date: Mon, 01/09/2017 - 11:50



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Ferndale Elementary 

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All schools in the Southern Humboldt Unified School District




Road Conditions:


1:21 pm
Shively Road is open at the 3.5 mile marker, however, there is still some flooding in the Shively Flat area. Use caution...

Post date: Mon, 01/09/2017 - 09:40

Power outages spread all throughout Northern California. A road closure advisory was set throughout Humboldt County. Free sandbags were provided to Ferndale locals. It's not everyday that a family makes it into the Eagle Scouts.

Post date: Sun, 01/08/2017 - 18:38

The Humboldt Snow Rink is set to close this weekend for the winter season. Roads in Mt. Ashland were closed due to sever weather conditions. A winter farmers market was held in Arcata. Two sisters were kicked off a plane.

Post date: Sat, 01/07/2017 - 18:12

HUMBOLDT COUNTY - The Department of Health and Human Services is looking for more volunteers to help in the “Point in Time” count of the homeless population in Humboldt County.

The count was originally scheduled for the end of January but had to be postponed one month as recruitment for volunteers continues. It is now scheduled for the morning of February 28.

Pushing the date...

Post date: Fri, 01/06/2017 - 23:36

EUREKA - St. Joseph Health Medical Group, formerly Humboldt Medical Specialists is welcoming a new physician to their organization.

Dr. Igor Abolnik has over 27 years of experience and specializes in infectious diseases. He’ll work directly with patients and their families to create healthcare treatment plans specific to their needs and goals.

Abolnik received his medical degree...

Post date: Fri, 01/06/2017 - 23:25

EUREKA - CASA, or Court Appointed Special Advocates, held an open house Friday to bring in new advocates and volunteers.

The open house ran from 12-1:30 PM and allowed volunteers to learn about what it takes to become an advocate, including the application and training processes.

Volunteer Sally Lippett Houston says, she’s always been a mentor to children throughout her life, and...

Post date: Fri, 01/06/2017 - 17:26