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ARCATA - Calling all artists. The city of Arcata wants to use art and education to help clean up their polluted storm drains.

The recreation division received a grant from the California Coastal Commission’s “Whale Tail Program” to have educational murals painted on stormwater drains, at three pre-selected sites, The Plaza, North G Street and the Creamery District.

The city is...

EUREKA - Day two of the Redwood Region Logging Conference, competitors were able to show off their logging talents.

It was all action at the Redwood Acres Fairgrounds. The Redwood Region Logging Conference in conjunction with HSU hosted the 77th Annual Association of Western Forestry Clubs Logging Sports Conclave. 

"Most of us are forestry majors in college and it's related to...

EUREKA- Officials with the Eureka Police Department are searching for up to three suspects following a drive-by shooting at an apartment complex on Thursday night.

Authorities say just after 10:40 p.m., a silver car with multiple suspects shot at an apartment on the 1600 block of 2nd Street.  Police are currently investigating surveillance footage to identify the vehicle and the...

EUREKA- California is in its 4th year of the drought and now the State Water Resources Control Board has adopted more emergency regulations to conserve water, which the entire state may have to follow.

The regulations adopted last summer would continue under the new proposal, but the new rules would apply to commercial businesses.  One of those regulations requires...

EUREKA- California Highway Patrol officials confirm about 90 percent of child car seats CHP officers come across in Humboldt County are not installed properly.  On Friday in Eureka, the CHP worked with other organizations to lower that percentage.

The CHP, along with Eureka OB/Pacific Midwifery and St. Joseph Hospital, teamed up to teach people how to properly buckle up their kids at...

EUREKA- The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office responded Friday to a Grand Jury report that detailed the department's refusal to comply with PC 686.5.

That statute requires law enforcement agencies to transport indigent detainees, arrested more than 25 miles away, to their location of arrest. The report found that not only does the office not have a policy in place to transport detainees...

EUREKA- North Coast residents have the chance to see what Eureka Police Officers do day in and day out through social media.

Friday was the Eureka Police Department’s first Tweet Along, where Public Information Officer Brittany Powell live tweeted from the passenger seat of a patrol car on a regular 10-hour daytime shift.  The purpose is to provide people with an understanding of what...

EUREKA- Days after millionaire real estate heir Robert Durst was thrown back into the spotlight, the Eureka Police say they are actively following leads in a 1997 missing persons case but none having to do with Durst.

Durst is accused of murdering his friend Susan Berman 15 years ago in Los Angeles. As of 2003, the eureka police department considered durst one of several investigative...