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EUREKA- The man convicted of the murder of a horse in Alton appeared in court for sentencing on Friday, but that sentencing will now be handed down next Friday.

Joshua Slater was convicted of using a crossbow to murder a two-year-old horse in Alton named cash last April and entered a “no contest” plea.  He also was charged last March with unlawful possession of deer and elk parts,...

ARCATA- If you still have some lingering holiday materials around your home, a local organization is looking for them.

SCRAP Humboldt will be holding its second annual Post Holiday Waste Collection tomorrow. People looking to do away with wrapping papers, ribbons, gift bags and other scrap goods can show up to SCRAP Humboldt on H Street between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. in order to donate....

EUREKA- The victim of the shooting in Eureka earlier this week is in stable condition.

The shooting took place in the Humboldt Hill area when a 26-year-old man told police he heard a knock on his door just before midnight on Monday, opened the door, and was shot by a man with a shotgun near his left arm. When police arrived, they determined the suspect had fled the scene and are...

SAN FRANCISCO – With California facing water shortfalls in the driest year in recorded state history, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today proclaimed a State of Emergency and directed state officials to take all necessary actions to prepare for these drought conditions.

“We can’t make it rain, but we can be much better prepared for the terrible consequences that California’s drought now...

Humboldt State University will become the first campus in the California State University system to offer a complete general education program online.

The new online General Ed package will be able to accommodate different learning styles like those trying to fit in an education while working or seniors with outstanding GE requirements just shy of graduation.

There will be twenty...

Arcata Police have arrested an man for alleged possession of methamphetamine for sale.

Officers served a search warrant this afternoon after an extensive investigation. Upon entering a motor home at the 1700 block of Stewart Avenue in Arcata, authorities located over one once of methamphetamine and material associated with the sale of meth.

36-year old Robbie Simpson of Arcata...

***WARNING: Details of the crime scene described below are graphic, and may be disturbing to some readers.***
 
EUREKA- A preliminary hearing was held Thursday morning for the man accused of murdering a Eureka priest inside of his home New Year’s Day. Gary Bullock, 44 of Redway allegedly made forced entry through a side window into Freed’s home and killed him with...

MCKINLEYVILLE- 95 portraits of McKinleyville High School students fill a colorful mural that represents the diverse student body on campus. Students from art classes have worked on the project over the past two months and plan on debuting the mural for the community at McKinleyville Arts Night on Friday.

Art Teacher, Justine Smith, said she wanted to show the wide range of diversity on...

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