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A woman is shot in Alderpoint when a man admits to accidentally discharging a firearm.  Also, we have the latest "Avoid the 8" Memorial Day Weekend DUI arrest count, and a historic and renovated building complex in Arcata is celebrated as part of Historic Preservation Month.

It’s Day 1 of the Kinetic Grand Championship Race and our cameras capture all the action. Plus, community members took to the Humboldt County Courthouse for the annual ‘March Against Monsanto.’ And, five people were arrested for DUI during the ‘Avoid the 8’ DUI Task Force Memorial Day Weekend crackdown. 
From the 'Avoid the 8 DUI Task Force': 
HUMBOLDT COUNTY, CA - The Memorial Day Weekend Anti DUI crackdown has resulted in 5 DUI arrests from local routine traffic enforcement and special Avoid the 8 DUI task force deployments overnight in Humboldt County.
From 12:01 AM Friday May 23, through Midnight Friday May 23, 2014 officers...

As Memorial Day kicks in, so does the Grand Kinetic Championship. If you’ve never taken the time to see the wacky and wonderful race that started in Ferndale 45 years ago, you’re in for a treat.

It starts on the plaza in Arcata tomorrow at 10 am. That’s when judging and break tests begin. A soft Le Mans style rolling start gets things going at the noon whistle. The racers head to the...

EUREKA- Humboldt County currently has 149 active foster homes. However, the Department of Health and Human Services says that more foster parents and loving homes are needed.

“We were just confronted with this need in Humboldt County for these distressed children and what I have learned is once you know the need, you no longer have the luxury of not knowing the need,” foster parent Dale...

EUREKA- The victim of the Eureka attempted homicide said he was shattered after the shooting allegedly done by Bodhi Tree. In court on Friday, Rhett August completed his testimony giving his account of the shooting on May 15th.

"I remember it as clear as day," August said, beginning his account of the night of the shooting. He said his door bell rang around 10 p.m. while he was playing...

EUREKA- Memorial Day weekend is one of the busiest travel days of the year, and marks the beginning of the summer vacation season.

36 million Americans are expected to travel this weekend estimates AAA. Gas prices in Eureka average $4.32, 20 cents less than the California average.

Despite the prices at the pump drivers said they are still taking advantage of the three day weekend...

This Memorial Day weekend also marks the start of camping season at Six Rivers National Forest.

There are 18 developed campgrounds and nearly one million acres of public land in Six Rivers National Forest.  Each developed campsite comes with vault or flush toilets, fire rings or stoves, tables, and potable water. Some of the campsites require reservations and others are on a first come...