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HOOPA- A man wanted by the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office has been arrested in Hoopa.

Around 8:15 pm Thursday, Deputy Sheriff's were doing an investigation search at a Pine Creek Road residence when they located 31-year-old Shane Connally Ulrich. They found suspected meth and a glass pipe on him. He was arrested for his outstanding warrants and  possession of a controlled substance....

Post date: Fri, 04/01/2016 - 12:37

MCKINLEYVILLE-Grey smoke was spotted and several crews were on scene in McKinleyville, after an early morning structure fire.

Around 6:30 am Friday, crews responded to the 16-hundred block of prairie court drive.  Three Arcata Fire engines were on scene; Humboldt Bay Fire and Fieldbrook Volunteer Fire were called in to help assist. The blaze was completely out around 7 am.

The...

Post date: Fri, 04/01/2016 - 11:54

GARBERVILLE- An autopsy was conducted, but it is still not clear what caused the death of 55-year-old Christopher Duke.  

Monday, Duke was found unresponsive at the entrance of Jerald Phelps Community Hospital. The Garberville-Redway resident was later confirmed to be dead. An autopsy was conducted Wednesday, but the Sheriff's Office says they are now waiting for a toxicology report....

Post date: Fri, 04/01/2016 - 11:48

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Kids will have an opportunity to learn some important job skills thanks to an upcoming event in Humboldt.

Today is the first day of registration for Lemonade Day which is on June 4th.  Kids will learn how to start, own, and operate their own business using a lemonade stand. Youth will learn how to develop business plans, set goals, and seek investors. They'll also be...

Post date: Fri, 04/01/2016 - 11:45

ARCATA - The City of Arcata has selected a new Community Development Director after Larry Oetker announced his plans to retire.

David Loya will begin his new position April 30th after a community member panel and city staff recommended him for the position..

Loya has worked for the City of Arcata for nine years and has been involved in planning economic development and...

Post date: Thu, 03/31/2016 - 23:41

EUREKA - Local students are getting a hands on education with help from the Bureau of Land Management in promoting stewardship and scientific literacy through the Headwaters Salamander Project.

St. Bernard’s and East High School students helped design and manufacture cover boards that will be used with sampling studies at 22 different sites in the Headwaters reserve and Salmon Creek...

Post date: Thu, 03/31/2016 - 22:26

ARCATA - A new bench will be dedicated soon for the late Father Eric Freed near the Newman Center at Humboldt State University.

Freed taught at the center for many years and used to prepare his lesson plans on an old bench that became a derelict over time. A new bench is being constructed with help from the boy scouts. It will have a protective fence and plaque dedicating the site....

Post date: Thu, 03/31/2016 - 22:07

EUREKA-The Eureka Teachers Association would like to see an increase in pay along with other concerns… they met today with the school district with the hopes of agreeing on a new contract.

The teachers are asking for a 2% raise, without increasing class sizes; doing that may decrease student attention. The teachers association believes its something the district can afford since  they'...

Post date: Thu, 03/31/2016 - 17:31