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TRINIDAD- New rental properties cannot be constructed in Trinidad for at least the next 10 months while the City Council, staff and residents work together to come up with a long term plan.

Officials report the percentage of vacation units in the city has increased steadily over the last decade and is now about 25 percent of total dwellings in Trinidad. On Wednesday night, the Council...

From the Humboldt County Drug Task Force:
 
On Thursday, August 13, 2105 at 8:30 a.m. the County Drug Task Force assisted by the Rio Dell Police Department and the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team served a search warrant at a residence located in the 350 block of First Avenue, Rio Dell. The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team was utilized in this...

ARCATA - Arcata emergency responders and HSU teamed up this evening for the school’s annual emergency drill at campus housing.

The drill allows HSU and community response teams the opportunity to practice reacting to a campus housing emergency. HSU students participate as simulation actors and cry out for help as the building appears to be on fire. Five Arcata Fire District engines...

BANGKOK, THAILAND- Fourteen hours ahead and thousands of miles away, Thailand might not seem that similar to Humboldt County on it's surface.

Although they speak a different language, Thai kids are just like ours.

After more than eighteen hours of travel, the Eureka Faith Center Thailand Team was ready too learn from the think small foundation. The Thai non-profit was created by...

NORTH COAST- A phenomenon scientists call spectacular is visible on the North Coast Wednesday night.

The Perseid Meteor Shower is expected to peak around 3 a.m. Thursday morning. The shower occurs every year and promises up to 100 meteors per hour.

With recent fire activity and smoke settling into the valleys overnight, the national weather service says you may have to get to a...

SAMOA- The Samoa Peninsula Fire District needs your input on a new plan to expand and reorganize.

At a meeting last month, the board of directors unveiled their plan to reorganize the agency into a community services district. The plan comes as the Samoa Pacific Group moves forward developing housing in the area. As the group works to update water and sewer services, the fire district...

EUREKA- Humboldt County has been the set of more upcoming movies than usual this summer according to Humboldt-Del Norte Film Commission officials.

At one point last week, four film productions were underway at the same time, which the Humboldt-Del Norte Film Commissioner says rarely happens. She also says that productions have been shot around Humboldt and Del Norte Counties each day...

EUREKA- The Humboldt Waste Management Authority Eureka Transfer Station is busier than usual for this time of year.

HWMA officials say while summers are usually the heaviest recycling times, more people have come to the Eureka Station this summer.  Officials attribute this increase to nicer weather and new state permitting regulations, which have forced several smaller recycling ...