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NORTH COAST - Humboldt Bay Fire and Eureka Police warn of a billing scam on the North Coast.

Tuesday, authorities say a local business received a fraudulent invoice from a company claiming to be “RMZ Fire Safety” allegedly out of Walnut Creek.” The bogus company sent the bill asking payment for an annual state required fire safety equipment inspection totaling $413.11.

The...

Two people are dead and one injured in a solo-vehicle crash in Arcata.
 
Just after 6 pm Tuesday, Arcata and Humboldt Bay Fire responded to southbound Highway 101 near the 299 Interchange. They located a car that had gone down an embankment and struck a tree.
 
One person was pronounced dead at the scene and another died at the hospital. A third victim sustained minor...

KLAMATH- A newly formed stakeholder group is exploring options to bypass or stabilize the Last Chance Grade in Del Norte County.

The Last Chance Grade is a three and a half mile stretch of Highway 101 which is south of Crescent City. The roadway is in one of the most landslide prone areas in the country and has been edging towards the ocean over the years.  On Monday night in Klamath,...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- For the first time since 1985, the traveling Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall Replica is in Humbolt County. Pierre Carbonneau of Amvets Post 96 Riders said, “For me, it’s being a Vietnam vet, this means an honor that we really never received when we came home.” The wall is one of four based out of Washington D.C. that travels to various organizations across the nation.

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SACRAMENTO- A new bill introduced by California lawmakers would change the way police access digital information during an investigation.

The bill would require law enforcement agencies to obtain a search warrant to search digital files like emails or documents saved to a cloud server. The bill is sponsored by the ACLU of Northern California. The organization says it is necessary to...

EUREKA- Firefighters across the state are offering thoughts and prayers to a Fresno fire captain severely burned after falling into a burning garage.

The incident captured in a bystander's cell phone footage depicts Fresno Fire Captain Pete Dern attempting to ventilate a roof. The roof then collapses, sending Dern into the building. His crew begins a desperate attempt to save him,...

EUREKA- A local educational museum for kids is preparing to open at a new and permanent space.

The Discovery Museum has been at the Jefferson Community Center in Eureka since December, because its former location, the Carson Block Building, is being seismically retrofitted.  On April 19th, the Discovery Museum will close at the Jefferson Community center and reopen in late...

ARCATA- the city of Arcata will be taking a step forward with it’s Humboldt Bay Trail North project, Wednesday, if an agreement with Caltrans is approved.

In the agreement, Caltrans would provide $1 million for project construction and improvements within the State Highway System. The Trail North will run three miles, beginning at Samoa Boulevard, running parallel to the railroad and...