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NORTHERN CALIFORNIA-  Caltrans District 1, along with the California Transportation Foundation is giving out a $1,000 scholarship. If you're a high school senior, or a freshman or sophomore in college, you just may be eligible.

There are some requirements needed to apply though. Students must have an official transcript, letter of recommendation, and provide a description of community...

Post date: Fri, 02/26/2016 - 17:38

EUREKA-A man is arrested after allegedly setting a small fire in Eureka.

45-year-old Scott Griswold of Eureka was arrested around 7:30 a.m Friday morning for lighting a jacket on fire on top of a hydrant near 7th and I streets. Humboldt Bay Fire extinguished it, and Griswold was arrested for unlawfully starting that fire. Prior to this incident, officials exxtinguished three separated...

Post date: Fri, 02/26/2016 - 17:37

ARCATA- Humboldt State University's Theatre, Film, and Dance students have a lot to be proud of after winning several prestigious awards.

It's all part of the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival where 28 HSU students and four faculty members traveled to Denver, Colorado.

They took part in the regional competition against hundreds of other judges' nominees. That...

Post date: Fri, 02/26/2016 - 17:27

EUREKA - The Redwood Coast Energy Authority hosted the North State Clean Cities Symposium Thursday. It was a chance to bring local stake holders up to speed on the state and federal mandates for low carbon transportation fuels and vehicles.

The event was held at the Sequoia Conference Center in Eureka. It was also a chance to bring interested parties together to form a “Clean Cities...

Post date: Thu, 02/25/2016 - 22:13

KLAMATH - More than a dozen tribal and community members graduated Thursday from a valuable captain’s program sponsored by the Yurok Tribe and taught by the US Coast Guard.

It’s called the US Coast Guard Boat Master Inland 100 Course and allows graduates to receive a Class C License for operating vessels of 100 tons or less with more than 6 passengers on inland or coastal ocean...

Post date: Thu, 02/25/2016 - 22:03

EUREKA- A search for a runaway juvenile leads authorities to arrest a parolee for drugs in Eureka. 44-year old Kip Branson was taken into custody.

Wednesday, just before midnight, Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies attempted to contact a person of interest regarding the juvenile at a motel on the 1600 block of 4th Street. Branson answered the door and told law enforcement the...

Post date: Thu, 02/25/2016 - 21:42

EUREKA-Those that are currently unemployed have a free opportunity, to get one step closer to landing a real job.

Thursday was the first day of Pathway to Payday workshops. The series of workshops was held at the Betty Kwan Chinn Day Center in Eureka. The goal is to help people gain interviewing skills, show them what employers are looking for, and will even provide interview attire to...

Post date: Thu, 02/25/2016 - 17:35

HUMBOLDT COUNTY-Starting Friday, those in the medical marijuana business can apply for their permit, which would also allow them to have their business in unincorporated areas of Humboldt.

The reason for permit distribution is because the Commercial Medical Marijuana Land Use Ordinance goes into effect. This ordinance was developed in order to comply with state law that was passed in...

Post date: Thu, 02/25/2016 - 17:33