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DEL NORTE - More than a dozen veterans gathered on the side of the southbound 101 near the California-Oregon border for a dedication of veteran signs.

Three signs were erected as a symbol of the county’s support and gratitude to all who have served our country.

The signs are located at the three highway portals into the county so that all who drive through can see the signs that...

EUREKA- A motorcycle crash sent a 22-year-old man to the hospital. The accident happened at 17th and H street just after 10 a.m. Tuesday. 

The motorcycle rider was taken to the hospital by ambulance but was conscious after the crash. Office Dave Chapman with the Eureka Police Department said he was in stable condition. 

Chapman said the the motorcyclist appears to have been...

SAMOA- A local business is helping to revitalize the Samoa Peninsula and make the community greener along the way.

Eel River Disposal is bringing 25 new jobs to the North Coast with their Samoa facility. The business acquired the space after the recycling company ARCR closed their doors.

The new recycling facility opened to the public just two weeks ago and is already sorting...

FORTUNA- In Fortuna, veterans, family and friends gathered for a salute to the armed forces on Tuesday. Fortuna’s Senior Center hosted the tribute filling the city’s veterans building for an afternoon of remembrance. At the event, veterans were recognized with a musical salute and widows were applauded for their perseverance.

“I think that it's so important that we honor our veterans...

EUREKA- Hundreds were in attendance for the 25th annual Rotary Club of Southwest Eureka’s Veterans Day Observance.

The ceremony began with the singing of the national anthem by the Humboldt Harmonaires.  Also, the Eureka High School Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps displayed the nation’s colors.

"We know how important it is to just take a little moment out of...

EUREKA- A Eureka woman is recovering at Saint Joseph Hospital after being assaulted in a parking lot on Tuesday morning.

Just after 3 a.m., the Eureka Police Department received a 911 call from a man claiming that a woman was lying unconscious in the Adorni Center parking lot. When officers arrived, they found a 23-year-old woman bleeding from multiple stab wounds. Police say those...

Eureka - the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is adding to their ranks.

Monday, Sheriff Mike Downey swore in Caitlyn Lahaie and Tory Siipola. Lahaie will work as a legal office assistant and Siipola as a deputy sheriff. 

WILLOW CREEK - A McKinleyville man with life threatening injuries was airlifted to an out of area hospital after crashing an ATV in Eastern Humboldt.

Just before 4 pm yesterday, 48-year old Ricky Lee Stockwell was driving a Yamaha ATV with two passengers on private property off Patterson Road in Willow Creek. Stockwell allegedly turned the vehicle in a sharp manner which caused it to...