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EUREKA- A sewer main break was reported early Thursday morning off Humboldt Hill on South Broadway near the 101 overpass. Crews with the Humboldt Community Services District are on scene making repairs. According to one of the crew members the area has been contained. At this time it's unsure what caused the break.

EUREKA- Instilling a love of nature at a young age.  That’s the goal Explore Eureka, a new program by the City of Eureka’s Parks and Recreation Department.

Thursday was Nature Strollers Day at the Hikshari’ Trail in Eureka, where parents and their small children could walk in a group along the bay, all as part of Explore Eureka, which launched in February.

"We just realized as a...

EUREKA- A Eureka church was burglarized early Thursday morning, and authorities found the suspect hiding inside the rectory attic at Saint Bernard’s Church.

The Eureka Police Department confirms that just before 5 a.m., officers were dispatched to the rectory after a custodian saw the lower door panels to the rectory had been kicked out. Officers determined someone was in the attic, and...

A citizen responded to an officer’s call for help in subduing a felon under the influence of drugs.

on June 9th just before 10:30 am, near the 1500 block of F Street in Eureka, an officer with the Eureka Police Department was attempting to arrest a wanted felon, 23-year old Jason Gower who was in possession of stolen property from a recent burglary. Gower resisted arrest and...

If you were driving on the 101 Corridor Wednesday night, you might have noticed some lane closures between the Eureka Slough Bridge and the Arcata Overhead Bridge. Nighttime highway repair work got started at 7 this evening and will continue till 7 tomorrow.

These evening road repair shifts will go through Friday. Traffic will be restricted to one lane in each direction of travel. There...

EUREKA- More than 280 Southern Humboldt residents are petitioning for more law enforcement coverage.

The Garberville Redway Area Chamber of Commerce created the petition in response to a lack of overnight law enforcement coverage. The petition states that there has been no coverage outside of normal business hours in the past several months.

County officials say during the night...

REDCREST- A fire destroyed a mobile home and two other buildings Tuesday night in Redcrest.

The fire occurred in the 2-hundred block of Johnson Lane.

Fire officials say the fire began in the mobile home and then spread to the other buildings.

It took crews four hours to put out the flames as they worked to prevent the fire from spreading to the surrounding vegetation.  ...

EUREKA- An agreement has been reached in litigation between the McKinleyville Community Services District (MCSD) and Humboldt County.

The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors met Tuesday to discuss a settlement with MCSD.

The district filed a lawsuit against Humboldt County in response to the 2010 Housing Element.

They believed it allotted too many housing units to the...