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EUREKA – St. Bernard’s High School had quite the awakening today with a continuation of Every 15 Minutes, a program that shows students the tragic impact of underage drinking and driving.

With rehashing scenarios of a major tragic accident 17 students describe their deaths in detail.

Attendees experience life after from a prison sentence to a life-like funeral service....

Post date: Fri, 05/05/2017 - 17:39

EUREKA – With over three decades of service to the community, Humboldt County Sheriff, Michael Downey is retiring.

The Sheriff, highly respected in Humboldt County, has seen a series of crimes and delinquencies.

Undertaking the law enforcement oath, Humboldt County Sheriff Michael Downey has dedicated 31 years of service to the community and with careful deliberation and...

Post date: Fri, 05/05/2017 - 17:37

EUREKA - Homicide charges against Kyle Zoellner have been dropped... for now says the judge. Zoellner was accused of killing 19-year-old HSU student Josiah Lawson.

Lawson and a group of friends tried to leave a party on Spear Avenue in Arcata the morning of April 15th. Witnesses said two altercations broke out beginning with a dispute over a lost cell phone and by the end Josiah had...

Post date: Fri, 05/05/2017 - 16:55

The search continues for a man who crashed an Ultralight plane in Southern Humboldt.


It happened at around 11 Thursday morning. The small aircraft was located without the pilot in the Eel River near Miranda.


The Humboldt County Sheriff’s office continues to search that area in the hopes of locating the victim.


Cal Fire and a U.S. Coast Guard...

Post date: Fri, 05/05/2017 - 12:03

A Trinidad man is in custody on hit-and-run charges after a pedestrian was struck and killed early Friday morning.


Just before one, emergency personnel located a deceased male in the roadway on northbound 101 south of Clam Beach.


A ford escort fled the scene but with several leads, 38 year-old David Lara was arrested on felony hit and run charges.


Post date: Fri, 05/05/2017 - 11:37