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EUREKA- The deadline to file taxes is just over a week away and tax experts are encouraging those running late to file soon.

"It is definitely not too late," said John Fullerton a Certified Public Accountant with an office in Eureka.

Fullerton said people who haven't filed should get their paperwork into professionals because they, like him, are mostly booked. "I've been working...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Plans for the McKay Tract Community Forest in Eureka are moving forward.
 
The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors will hear the final update from staff at Tuesdays meeting. The proposed community forest is within an unincorporated area of the county just southeast of Eureka. The Green Diamond Company currently owns the property. Funding from...

EUREKA- A man whose life was spent serving the City of Eureka, former City Council Member Lance Madsen, passed away over the weekend at the age of 65. 

Flags in the City of Eureka are at half mast for the passing of Lance Madsen, former Eureka City Council member, police officer, business owner, husband and father, who died Saturday after suffering from health issues.

"You always...

EUREKA- The most senior Rotarian at the Rotary Club of Eureka, Jim Howard, was honored at Monday’s Rotary Club Meeting. 

Jim Howard has been a member of the Rotary Club of Eureka since 1973.  The 98-year-old Rotarian has raised more than $160,000 for the Humboldt County Office of Education for the Eureka Rotary Science Fair during that time.  Howard has also been a business owner and...

EUREKA- Police are investigating leads after a burglary takes place over the weekend in Old Town.

Police responded to the Alirose Botique Clothing Store on the 200 block of F Street early Sunday morning after receiving a report of a possible burglary. Officers found a smashed glass window at the scene that they say was used to gain access to the building.  Authorities add there was, “a...

From the City of Eureka: 
 
By order of the City Manager, pursuant to City Policy No. 142, the City of Eureka shall fly all flags at City buildings at half staff in honor of the passing of former Councilmember Lance Madsen, who passed away on Saturday, April 5, 2014. Flags will be at half staff beginning now until the memorial service. 
 
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From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:
 
On 04-04-14, at approximately 4:30 p.m. ,  the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was notified by an absentee landowner that someone had caused environmental damage to the owners property off of Highway 36 near milepost 26.03. The owner reported someone had cut down trees, dug out a pond with heavy equipment and marijuana...

NORTH COAST: The fire in Fields Landing that took the life of two started from an open wood burning stove. Fire Investigators said there were no working smoke alarm in the rail car that was converted into a residents. Also, Families Advocating Autism Now sponsor a bowling day to bring families together that are dealing...

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