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EUREKA- While it's highly dangerous and illegal, butane hash oil lab explosions continue to put lives at risk in Humboldt County.

Fire officials say they believe a hash lab explosion caused a fire Sunday in the 1100 block of L street in Eureka. Around 4 p.m., Humboldt Bay Fire arrived on scene to smoke coming from a single garage unit, in a row of garages. Fire officials say butane...

Post date: Mon, 11/16/2015 - 17:24

EUREKA - Double murder suspect Jason Warren was in court again Tuesday. His trial now stretches into the third week of testimonies. Tuesday morning, the forensic pathologist that performed autopsies and determined the cause of death for both victims took the stand.

Warren is accused of killing Dorothy Ulrich at her Hoopa home then running over and killing Suzanne Seemann near Freshwater...

Post date: Mon, 11/16/2015 - 16:45

EUREKA - Police departments all over the nation are facing scrutiny on how they enforce the law. So in an effort to have transparency, the Eureka Police Department is requesting approval from city council Tuesday night to purchase body cameras for it’s officers. 

The department is proposing to spend $60,000 to implement the system. Costs would cover forty Watch Guard Vista HD extended...

Post date: Mon, 11/16/2015 - 16:40

Two Willow Creek homes robbed at gunpoint

From HCSO:
On Saturday, November 14, 2015, at approximately 2 p.m. the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a report of an armed robbery that occurred near Horse Mountain in Willow Creek. The robbery occurred around 2:00 a.m. on Friday the 13th. The victim was asleep in his vehicle when he was blinded by flashlights and struck with a...

Post date: Mon, 11/16/2015 - 14:28

An alleged hash oil lab caused more than 20 explosions in Eureka. The first big storm arrives to Humboldt County. Arcata Mayor Michael Winkler weighs in on the racial assault of two students in Arcata. HSU Student Labor Union is gearing up for a walk out. Congressman Huffman visits the North Coast. Cal Fire will continue to maintain staff through the winter. Loleta Flea Market raises funds for...

Post date: Sun, 11/15/2015 - 19:13

One person killed, another injured in accident on Highway 101 near Richardson Grove. Community members are working to revitalize Hammond Park following September's deadly shooting. Humboldt Bay Fire responds to smoke coming from a roof on Campton Road. Cal Fire raises hundreds of dollars in the Fill the Boot Campaign. Big waves arrive in time for a surf competition in Trinidad. 

Post date: Sat, 11/14/2015 - 19:09

EUREKA - A McKinleyville man wanted for allegedly trying to murder his brother is in custody.

44-year old Charles Huntzinger was arrested on a Ramey warrant just before noon yesterday. Law enforcement could not tell us where he was located. Authorities say on October 26th, he allegedly stabbed his brother multiple times near the 400-block of Railroad Avenue in Blue Lake. It...

Post date: Fri, 11/13/2015 - 21:36

EUREKA- After election night, just 12 votes separated the Division 5  Harbor District race. Now, one week later and the Humboldt County Elections Office has released the final results.

There were some changes in the final outcome but incumbent Patrick Higgins extended his lead. He edged out Susan Rotwein by 81 votes.

For a complete listing of election results, go the Humboldt...

Post date: Fri, 11/13/2015 - 21:22