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DEL NORTE COUNTY - A Crescent City couple are counting their lucky stars and a whole lot of money after a $10.00 lottery scratch ticket hit it big.

Lonnie Brookshire broke the news to his wife Ashley revealing the tickets top prize: $1,000,000; before taxes of course. At first his wife didn’t believe him but he kept telling her it was real. It couldn’t have come at a better time. Lonnie...

Post date: Fri, 12/18/2015 - 00:07

EUREKA - It could be one of the biggest blockbuster movies ever and it premiered at most local theaters Thursday night.

Star Wars-The Force Awakens, with many of the pivotal characters from the first film, began playing on the North Coast. The premiere was at midnight but theaters nationwide were showing early screenings. The Broadway Theater was no exception and was already seeing...

Post date: Thu, 12/17/2015 - 23:58

EUREKA- Two out of area men are behind bars after officers allegedly found marijuana, and an assault weapon. Arrested were 42-year old Larry Boone (pictured) and 22-year old Jordan Kowitz-Bennet both of Sacramento.

Just after 11 Wednesday night, an EPD K-9 unit made contact with two occupants of a vehicle in the north parking lot of Bayshore Mall. As the officer was interviewing the...

Post date: Thu, 12/17/2015 - 23:40

FORTUNA- If you're planning on drinking this holiday season, make sure you have a designated driver. The Humboldt County Avoid the 10 DUI Task Force is cracking down on impaired drivers starting Friday.

As part of their winter enforcement period, saturated law enforcement patrols will be out until January 3, along with dui checkpoints county-wide. In 2013 Humboldt County saw nine DUI...

Post date: Thu, 12/17/2015 - 17:41

EUREKA- Humboldt County Public Works is gearing up for another weather system that's set to bring heavy rain and flooding to the North Ccoast.

Last week's storms caused significant flooding in the Ferndale Bottoms and low lying areas and washed out Stagecoach Road in Trinidad. That road remains closed until crews can do costly repairs.

This week crews have been working to clean...

Post date: Thu, 12/17/2015 - 17:39

CRESCENT CITY- A Crescent City couple can’t believe what just happened but they say they’ve got the video to prove it. “When I was walking up the stairs, he had his phone out and he was videotaping me,” Ashley Brookshire said, about how her husband broke the good news. Lonnie Brookshire had played a $10 Silver & Gold Scratchers® ticket and revealed the game’s top-prize – $1...

Post date: Thu, 12/17/2015 - 13:12

St. Bernard's football left Eureka Thursday morning to Southern California for the CIF State Championship game. 
An escort of Eureka Police, Humboldt County Sheriff and Humboldt Bay Fire helped lead the Crusaders out of the city.
News Channel 3 is making the trip and will have reports and highlights of Saturday's Championship with Saddleback Valley Christian.

Post date: Thu, 12/17/2015 - 10:15
LOLETA - The oldest living tribal member of the Bear River of Rohnerville Rancheria has died.  “Shorty” was a beloved elder of the tribe and was born back in January of 1928.
Those who knew her remembered an amazing friend full of smiles, laughter and never afraid to be a little goofy. She loved spending time at a slot machine and with the staff at Bear River...
Post date: Wed, 12/16/2015 - 23:37