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EUREKA  - The man accused of murdering an Alderpoint resident has been found guilty by a jury.

Friday in Humboldt County Superior Court, Matthew Aaron Brown was convicted of second degree murder with two special allegations for using a firearm.

He fatally shot 49-year old Alderpoint resident Neil Decker on July 18 after an alleged property dispute.

EUREKA - A bicyclist was taken to the hospital after a hit and run accident in Eureka.

Around 8:30 Friday evening, emergency personnel were called to 16th and J streets. A bicyclist was lying in the roadway after being hit by a truck which had left the scene of the accident. The bicyclist was taken to St. Joseph Hospital with unknown injuries.

Witnesses say the vehicle...

EUREKA - A unique fundraiser to help H.A.R.T., the Humboldt Animal Rescue Team will be held this weekend in Eureka.

Hosted by Fur Ever in Henderson Center, a Valentines photo backdrop has been created for owners and their pets to take valentine pictures. 100% of all sitting fees will be donated to H.A.R.T for their mission in reducing the number of neglected and homeless dogs and cats...

MCKINLEYVILLE - A McKinleyville man was arrested after he allegedly threatened several people with a loaded gun during a domestic argument.

Taken into custody was 20-year old Nicky Dean Bjorkstrand. Around 1:30 Friday afternoon, sheriff’s deputies say they were called to Roger’s Market on School road after a woman had run into a store screaming for help. Bjorkstrand then followed her...

ARCATA - The city of Arcata wants you to make Janes Creek, your valentine this year.

Saturday morning, Arcata’s Environmental Services, Humboldt Fish Action and HSU’s Natural Resource Club, will host the bi-annual clearing of invasive plants at Janes Creek. The creek is overrun with ivy and reed canary grass that create barriers and disrupt water flow.

Those barriers block the...

NORTHERN HUMBOLDT - Over two days, hundreds of third graders had a very special visit from the Mad River Rotary Club.

The Club hosts an annual valentines event that’s all about giving. They gift brand-new dictionaries to every 3rd grader from McKinleyville to Orick.

Mad River Rotary has been around for 25 years but prides itself in this tradition, that’s continued for...

EUREKA- Saturday is Valentine’s Day and North Coast residents spent the day searching for the perfect gifts.

Some local residents headed to Humboldt Chocolate in Eureka to get sweets for their significant other.

“There's something about getting a fancy box of chocolate that's special, maybe it's a nostalgic thing," said Nicole Nada, who lives in Arcata.

The owner of...

EUREKA- Contractors are making progress on a project designed to give a historic building in Old Town Eureka the upgrades it needs.

Crews with Pacific Builders are retrofitting and seismically upgrading the Carson Block Building.  Eureka City officials say these upgrades will increase safety for occupants and pedestrians.  Contractors are currently removing stucco from the walls and...