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EUREKA - Two were taken into custody in Eureka after authorities found heroin and other drugs packaged for sale.

Eureka’s Problem Oriented Policing Unit served a search warrant near the 800-block of H Street. Officers found heroin packaged for sale, packing materials and scales along with over $1,300 in cash.

33-year old Paul Scott Yuron and 30-year old Kathleen Chapa were booked...

Southern Humboldt fire crews responded to a structure fire Wednesday night on Cemetery Road in Blocksburg.
According to a witness on scene, two homes were destroyed in the blaze.
The cause is under investigation and Its not known if there were any injuries.

Photos submitted by Joe Gardner 


ARCATA - Over the past two decades, charter schools have grown in numbers, along with a push for education alternatives. Eighth graders from Coastal Grove Charter School in Arcata push those alternatives; with a 6 month mentor project.

Coastal Grove Charter School focuses on curriculum inspired by Waldorf Education, which strives to transform education into the heart and the hands, as...

SMITH RIVER- an alleged road rage incident in Smith River sends one man to the hospital.

A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on the 200 block of Westbrook Lane Tuesday night. According to the Del Norte County Sheriffs Office, 25 year old Jacob Kupecz of Smith River, intentionally struck a man with his car then continued to physically assault him. The victim was transported to Sutter...

Eureka - The Boys and Girls Club of the Redwoods just received a major grant for the Teen Court. $25,000 was given by Pacific Youth Foundation to support positive youth development and leadership for the Teen Court Program.

Teen Court is a diversion program for first-time juvenile offenders who have an opportunity to be tried by a teen jury, attorneys, judge and clerk.


WEAVERVILLE – Four people were arrested including an Arcata man after a mult-agency drug bust in Trinity County,

Taken into custody were 31-year old Jarrett Brickner of Arcata 48-year old Jon Mustapich of Salyer, 26-year old Rachel Rodriguez from Santa Rosa, and 31-year old Jimmy Garcia of San Francisco.

Last Friday, Sheriff’s deputies, officers with US Forest Service and CHP...

ARCATA- The Arcata Fire District responded to two major car accidents in less than 15 minutes on Tuesday, and officials say it’s possible because of the district’s collaboration with outside fire departments.

Before 6 p.m. on Tuesday, authorities responded to a vehicle rollover near the Glendale exit on State Route 299, where the four occupants sustained minor to moderate injuries.  The...

LOLETA- The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall Replica is set up right in our own backyard of Humboldt County. Around 9 Wednesday morning, about a dozen volunteers helped set up the wall that will remain at the Bear River Community Center in Loleta through Sunday.

There’s more than 50 Humboldt County veterans on the wall and more than 50,000 names in total. Tim Tetz of the Vietnam Veterans...