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CRESCENT CITY - For years Crescent City dog owners have dreamed of a place where their furry friends can run off-leash. Now there’s a dog park in the works but still not enough money to bring it to fruition.

The city has approved the dog park design that will sit on one acre of city-property at the end of Front Street. The park will be split in half, providing both a small and large dog...

Post date: Thu, 06/30/2016 - 18:23

BRIDGEVILLE - Humboldt County residents off of Highway 36 have a multitude of concerns about the increasing number of marijuana grows popping up in the area. Thursday a community meeting was held to address the issue.

Residents in Bridgeville and other nearby towns say there's always been issues with marijuana grows in the secluded areas, but they claim after Humboldt County's...

Post date: Thu, 06/30/2016 - 18:14

EUREKA- An arrest was made after a stolen vehicle was located in Eureka.

Around 1 p.m Wednesday, EPD was following a Subaru Legacy on Central Avenue and Harris Street. The vehicle turned out to be stolen. The suspect who was driving it was arrested. His name has not been released. 

Post date: Thu, 06/30/2016 - 17:58

CALIFORNIA- New ID card or driver license applicants will be required to show proof of residency in California. 

DMV is reminding customers that this will go in effect starting Friday, and is a requirement under Assembly Bill 14-65. A total of two documents must be shown to DMV that proves you live in the state. Some examples of what you can bring include medical or employee documents...

Post date: Thu, 06/30/2016 - 17:56

CALIFORNIA- Although it's a time to celebrate, CHP is reminding people to drive safe during the July 4th weekend. They will have a maximum enforcement period.

Starting Friday at 6 p.m until 11:59 p.m Monday, officers will be watching for speeding, distracted drivers, or anyone driving under the influence. During last years Independence Day weekend, CHP reports that 26 people died on the...

Post date: Thu, 06/30/2016 - 17:50

HUMBOLDT BAY – Humboldt Bay Harbor, Recreation and Conservation District commissioners voted unanimously to submit a re-zoning proposal directly to the Board of Supervisors.

At today’s special meeting, commissioners voted to recommend the board of supervisors rezone over 1,200 acres of Humboldt Bay coastline. This will allow operation of businesses that are not dependent on access or...

Post date: Thu, 06/30/2016 - 17:39

McKINLEYVILLE - Homelessness in McKinleyville is a growing concern for law enforcement and service providers. Humboldt County Sheriff's Department teamed up with the DHHS mobile engagement vehicle to address the issue.

Deputies joined mental health clinicians to visit multiple homeless camps at three sites in McKinleyville.

Law enforcement presence meant those service providers...

Post date: Thu, 06/30/2016 - 17:37

SOUTHERN HUMBOLDT-An update to the Southern Humboldt collision that claimed the life of a Eureka man.

Around 3 p.m Wednesday afternoon, the 21-year-old was riding his Yamaha motorcycle westbound on Alder Point Road, just half a mile from Alder Point Town. For unknown reasons, he lost control. The motorcycle slid on its side onto the eastbound lane, colliding with a Jeep Wrangler driven...

Post date: Thu, 06/30/2016 - 17:27