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EUREKA - The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors will meet Tuesday for their first meeting of the new year, to discuss the Humboldt County Corrections Re-entry Resource Center, and hear a presentation on the results of the track and trace pilot program.

The supervisors will discuss whether or not to authorize the county to enter into a negotiated contract for construction on the re-...

Post date: Mon, 01/02/2017 - 17:25

FORT BRAGG- Search and rescue efforts for a missing man in Mendocino County have ended. On New Year’s Eve, a boat carrying three people capsized near Todd Point in Fort Bragg.

Two were rescued while the Coast Guard continued to search for a 67-year-old male. The man’s body was located at 7:30 am on Sunday near the shoreline and taken to the Mendocino County Coroner’s office. The vessel...

Post date: Mon, 01/02/2017 - 16:01

ARCATA- An unofficial road rule for motorcycles and motorists; is now a law for 2017.

Lane splitting by motorcyclists remains legal if done safely.

The bill defines lane splitting as driving a motorcycle, which has two wheels in contact with the ground, between rows of stopped or moving vehicles in the same lane. 

California Highway Patrol said not much has changed except...

Post date: Mon, 01/02/2017 - 15:55

EUREKA- Humboldt Towing spent another holiday season offering free rides for those under the influence.

over the past fifteen years, the company provided no charge towing services for those who couldn’t drive home due to intoxication after holiday party celebrations.

The T.O.W.E.D program aims to avoid car accidents and possibly taking a life. Humboldt towing said they don’t...

Post date: Mon, 01/02/2017 - 15:52

The Coast Guard continues to search for a man in the water near Todd Point after rescuing another man and a woman on New Year's Eve. A local seafood restaurant responds to the crabbers' strike. 'Music for the People' plays for the homeless in conjunction with Food not Bombs in Eureka.

Post date: Sun, 01/01/2017 - 17:49

A three alarm fire leaves one firefighter with minor injuries. A body is found in Eureka on Friday by a passerby. PG&E restores power to almost 2,700 people in Arcata after an outage. Vandals in Eureka are caught on surveillance camera. 

Post date: Sat, 12/31/2016 - 17:07

EUREKA – A huge fire breaks out near the waterfront and destroys an abandoned warehouse..

Friday night just before midnight, Humboldt Bay Fire and multiple other agencies responded to the 12 – block of Waterfront Drive in Old Town. The former ice house next to Coast Seafood was in flames.

Firefighters could only fight defensively due to the old building collapsing in certain...

Post date: Sat, 12/31/2016 - 02:23

EUREKA - Another body is found close to the waterfront in Eureka.

According to law enforcement, a passerby near the greenbelt next to Blue Ox Millworks alerted police.

The body is that of a possibly transient male. No foul play is suspected. The incident has been turned over to the Humboldt County Coroner’s Office who will investigate the cause.

Post date: Fri, 12/30/2016 - 23:33