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ARCATA - Five moms. Two storage units. One suburban. And thousands of totes.

“We are here to give some totes to Mad River Hospital. We heard there was a need and so we would like to help in any way we can,” Sarah Reback, a founding member of Ethan and Teyler Totes.   

These moms are giving totes filled with the necessities, like shampoo, conditioner, toothpaste, and deodarant...

EUREKA- William Nelson was found guilty of shooting a sheriff’s deputy in Shelter Cove back in May by a Humboldt County Jury.

Fifty-five-year-old William Nelson shot a Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputy in the chest when deputies were serving Nelson a notice to leave the premises. Just before noon on Monday, the jury found Nelson guilty of the attempted murder of a peace officer, but the...

EUREKA- Christmas tree fires occur about 250 times per year throughout the country and Humboldt Bay Fire officials urge you to help prevent them by following these steps.

Fire officials recommend people use artificial trees approved by the State Fire Marshal. For natural trees, they say to cut off an inch of the trunk when you bring one home and put the tree in a sturdy base with two...

EUREKA- Two water studies meant to increase use of Ruth Lake water reserves will be reviewed at the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors meeting.

The Humboldt Bay Municipal Water District will present their findings Tuesday on potential water pipeline routes transporting water out of county. The district currently uses less than 20 percent of its state permitted water supply now that...

EUREKA- Marijuana stakeholders continue to work on an ordinance legitimizing cannabis grows in Humboldt County.

This week, California Cannabis Voice Humboldt is beginning work on its sixth draft of the Cannabis Land Use Ordinance. According to the group, the document will provide a legal framework for rules and regulations that reward voluntary compliance and protect the environment....

EUREKA- The Eureka City Council is expected to take the first step to combine two city departments at Tuesday’s meeting.

With current Public Works Director Bruce Young set to retire in the spring, city staff has proposed making the current Building Official, Brian Gerving, the next Public Works Director. City staff has also proposed consolidating the Public Works and Building...

EUREKA- Last week the North Coast braced for the worst in what was projected to be a historical winter storm. Although things turned out to be less severe than expected, Humboldt County emergency response officials say they were prepared.

Roads closed, hundreds of sandbags were distributed throughout the North Coast and citizens hunkered down for Winter Storm 2014, but despite the heavy...

NORTH COAST- A Carlotta man is arrested for felony DUI following a major injury traffic collision near Scotia. And, the North Coast celebrates the holiday as Fortuna hosts a Christmas Music Festival. Plus, holiday shoppers are able to cross off items on their holiday shopping list at various craft market and boutique sales.