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REDWAY-The suspect involved in a Redway burglary has been identified.

The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office said the incident happened at the Community Cornerstone sometime between 9:30 pm Wednesday and 7 am Thursday. 31-year-old Nathan Ryan Danielson of Garberville stole two safes with a large amount of cash and the company vehicle. Mendocino County Sheriff's later found the stolen...

Post date: Fri, 05/13/2016 - 17:23

FERNDALE- The community is welcome eat and dance the night away at a Portuguese fiesta kickoff.

The event is in its 92nd year and celebrates the music and history of the Portuguese culture. Saturday begins with a rosary and special bean dinner. Sunday there will be a parade leading up to mass. Lunch will follow at Portuguese hall followed by an auction at Humboldt County Fairgrounds and...

Post date: Fri, 05/13/2016 - 17:22

ARCATA- A dedication for the late Father Eric Freed was held Friday at the Newman Center in Arcata

Father Freed was murdered news years day in 2014, which shocked the community. He taught at the center for several years and would prepare lesson plans on an old bench there. A new bench was constructed in his memory to preserve his favorite spot. The center wants Father Freed's legacy and...

Post date: Fri, 05/13/2016 - 17:20

EUREKA - A positive test for rabies in Humboldt County, but how is that information gathered? Tonight we peek behind the door at the county's Public Health Laboratory where scientists test for infectious diseases.

Safety is the first priority when working with possibly infected samples. Techs wear personal protective equipment and use specialized work stations to prevent cross-...

Post date: Fri, 05/13/2016 - 15:54

EUREKA - A former resident of the Palco Marsh is in need of some assistance.  She’s a four month old puppy named Tawny Tanner.

Tawny’s owner sought help for her injured puppy from Buddy and Angel’s Animal Rescue in April. Founder and President Stacie Jensen got the dog spayed and x-rayed with funds provided by Eureka Police Department.

A vet determined that Tawny’s humerus was...

Post date: Fri, 05/13/2016 - 15:49

ARCATA - The Arcata Fire District honored new recruits and achievements by veteran firefighters at an awards ceremony and dinner.

Nine new probationary recruits received badges after completing their 16-week extensive training course; an intensive program where they learned the basic knowledge and skills it takes to start as a firefighter.

Veterans honored were: Neal Narayan for...

Post date: Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:01

North Coast - The North Coast took an audible sigh of relief as local commercial crabbers finally got a chance to drop their pots and harvest one of the area’s beloved seafood’s. Local Dungeness crab is back.

There were lots of smiles and docks were busy as the first boats came in to unload their bounty. It is far too early to tell if this very short season will be one that is plentiful...

Post date: Thu, 05/12/2016 - 23:51

Fortuna - It has been confirmed a case of rabies has been reported in Fortuna.

Department of Health and Human Services officials say the incident took place on Wednesday along Rohnerville Road. A teenager was bitten by an aggressive fox. There was a second incident later nearby but no one was bitten. The fox was shot and killed at that time.

The animal was taken to the public...

Post date: Thu, 05/12/2016 - 22:31