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FORTUNA- In Fortuna, veterans, family and friends gathered for a salute to the armed forces on Tuesday. Fortuna’s Senior Center hosted the tribute filling the city’s veterans building for an afternoon of remembrance. At the event, veterans were recognized with a musical salute and widows were applauded for their perseverance.

“I think that it's so important that we honor our veterans...

EUREKA- Hundreds were in attendance for the 25th annual Rotary Club of Southwest Eureka’s Veterans Day Observance.

The ceremony began with the singing of the national anthem by the Humboldt Harmonaires.  Also, the Eureka High School Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps displayed the nation’s colors.

"We know how important it is to just take a little moment out of...

EUREKA- A Eureka woman is recovering at Saint Joseph Hospital after being assaulted in a parking lot on Tuesday morning.

Just after 3 a.m., the Eureka Police Department received a 911 call from a man claiming that a woman was lying unconscious in the Adorni Center parking lot. When officers arrived, they found a 23-year-old woman bleeding from multiple stab wounds. Police say those...

Eureka - the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is adding to their ranks.

Monday, Sheriff Mike Downey swore in Caitlyn Lahaie and Tory Siipola. Lahaie will work as a legal office assistant and Siipola as a deputy sheriff. 

WILLOW CREEK - A McKinleyville man with life threatening injuries was airlifted to an out of area hospital after crashing an ATV in Eastern Humboldt.

Just before 4 pm yesterday, 48-year old Ricky Lee Stockwell was driving a Yamaha ATV with two passengers on private property off Patterson Road in Willow Creek. Stockwell allegedly turned the vehicle in a sharp manner which caused it to...

ARCATA - A paroled felon has been arrested in Arcata after law enforcement finds a variety of drugs and a handgun.

Taken into custody was 21-year-old Eureka resident, William Clifford Whiffing. Arcata Police conducted a probation search on Whiffing’s vehicle at the 600 block of F Street this past Sunday evening. Officers located a .44 caliber Ruger handgun, ammunition, a half pound of...

EUREKA- Two of the three charged in connection with the fatal stabbing death of an Arcata chef plead guilty to misdemeanor assault Monday. 

Sophia Rocheleau and Nicholas Stoiber entered a guilty plea in a Humboldt County Courtroom, almost one year after the incident. Both were sentenced to three years of probation, 50 hours of community service and ordered to pay restitution fees. ...

FIELDS LANDING- The Humboldt Bay Harbor District is a step closer to beginning their dredging project in King Salmon.

Maintenance crews completed the assembly of the harbor and had to be assembled piece by piece upon arrival. Now that the dredge has been fully constructed, crews will begin the process of repair, repainting and re-powering the machine before it can be used.

The...