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HUMBOLDT COUNTY- The California Highway Patrol will be out in full force starting Friday evening. 

It will be from 6 p.m. Friday until 11:59 p.m. Monday. The reason is maximum enforcement period; it's an effort to help crack down on drunk drivers over the new years weekend.

Last year, 27 people died in California collisions over the holiday.

More than 960 arrests were also...

Post date: Thu, 12/29/2016 - 17:14

HUMBOLDT COUNTY - Those wishing to operate a legal cannabis business have fewer than twenty-four hours to enroll in the County's permitting program.

The line at Humboldt County Planning and Building Department was out the door this morning.

Typically the department processes 150 to 200 total applications a year.  More than 1,800 residents have applied to operate marijuana grows...

Post date: Thu, 12/29/2016 - 17:01

TRINIDAD- A Trinidad family is in tears, after a burglar stole something that money can never buy. 

The Wagner's six-year-old son Ryan passed away 5 years ago, after battling lymphoma. He was described as a smart, loving, and brave little boy who touched those who met him.

But now an urn with his ashes is missing, following a burglary off Westhaven Drive. After returning from...

Post date: Thu, 12/29/2016 - 17:00

HUMBOLDT COUNTY - New bus service is coming in the New Year.

Humboldt County Association of Governments and the Humboldt Transit Authority will launch expanded Saturday service beginning January 10th.

Redwood Transit System is adding an extra run to both Northbound and Southbound routes. That means the nearly 1,000 Saturday riders can now use public transit until 9:30...

Post date: Thu, 12/29/2016 - 16:49

NORTH COAST - Beginning in the New Year, clips that contain more than ten rounds of ammunition will be illegal to possess.

High-capacity magazines haven't been sold in California for several years. But now, those that were grandfathered in must be destroyed or surrendered. Owners who don’t comply may face felony charges.

Locally, Pacific Outfitters is working on a buyback program...

Post date: Thu, 12/29/2016 - 16:45

CRESCENT CITY - The Del Norte County Sheriff’s Office is hosting an innovative program meant to help landlords keep their properties crime free.

It is phase 1 of the Crime Free Multi-Housing Program. It’s designed to help residents, owners and property managers keep drugs and other illegal activity off their property. The program is honest and direct and designed to be easy to implement...

Post date: Wed, 12/28/2016 - 23:31

EUREKA - Motherhood and fatherhood. They are big responsibilities that are challenging every parent. The Yurok Tribe is offering a special program called: Fatherhood/Motherhood is Sacred.

It links generations by strengthening relationships and introduces learning tools. The programs is an uplifting, encouraging, and teaching seminar that runs 12-weeks on Tuesdays from 4 to 6 pm at the...

Post date: Wed, 12/28/2016 - 19:50

FORTUNA - The City of Fortuna is asking for public comment regarding the proposed community center planned near Newburg Park.

The application for the center is by the McLean Foundation. The initial study and proposed mitigated negative declaration is available for review during regular business hours at the City of Fortuna Community Development Department on 11th Street....

Post date: Wed, 12/28/2016 - 19:40