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MCKINLEYVILLE- McKinleyville residents are voicing their concerns to the Sheriff’s Department.

Monday morning, the administrators of the McKinleyville Community Watch Facebook page met with law enforcement at the McKinleyville substation. The meeting focused on the responses to a Facebook poll question asking community members what they would like to see addressed during the closed...

Post date: Mon, 12/07/2015 - 17:09

ARCATA- Hanukkah is in full swing this week and to mark the holiday, the first permanent Jewish Center in Arcata is set to be dedicated.

The eight days and nights of Hanukkah began Sunday night at sundown with a lighting of the Menorah at the Arcata Plaza. This upcoming Sunday, there will be a special grand opening and dedication ceremony of the new synagogue and community center,...

Post date: Mon, 12/07/2015 - 17:02

EUREKA- The Redwood Coast Music Festival is right around the corner, and the highly anticipated poster by artist, Dwayne Flatmo has finally been unveiled.

From March 31st to April 3rd, more than 100 shows with 26 bands will hit several venues in Eureka. More than 3,000 visitors come to the North Coast for the event, believed to be one of the longest running music...

Post date: Mon, 12/07/2015 - 16:52

HIOUCHI- The California Highway Patrol says it could be "some time" before crews can recover a vehicle submerged in the Smith River.

According to the agency, around 8:20 p.m. on December 5, a vehicle traveled off the side of US-199, rolled down the embankment and landing in the Smith River near Hiouchi. Due to the high and rising later level and swift current, rescue personnel could not...

Post date: Mon, 12/07/2015 - 10:45

Wind gusts up to 60 mph cause power outages and broken down tree branches across Humboldt and Del Norte Counties. The Golden Rule crew members are celebrating their most recent voyage. Local firefighters take part in a two-day forcible entry training. Fern Cottage opens it's doors to the public in Ferndale. Local bikers take donated toys to the Eureka Moose Lodge. Arcata's Community Pride...

Post date: Sun, 12/06/2015 - 18:29

A local group is weighing in on homelessness in our area. Philanthropist, Betty Chinn is raising funds for a new transitional housing facility in Eureka. Santa makes a stop in Ferndale and Arcata. Eureka Main Street hosts it's annual Snowball Drop in Old Town. The Humboldt Artisans Crafts & Music Festival continues at Redwood Acres. 

Post date: Sat, 12/05/2015 - 19:13

ARCATA - The Arcata Plaza was packed Friday night with revelers gearing up for the holidays and greeting two very special people.

Santa and Mrs. Claus came by reindeer but took a horse and buggy to the plaza. They were met by of hundreds of people including lots of kids. There was live music featuring choirs, jazz bands and the Arcata Arts Institute was having an arts and crafts sale....

Post date: Fri, 12/04/2015 - 23:44

DEL NORTE COUNTY - A Crescent City man who shot at law enforcement while leading them on a high speed chase has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.

28-year old Brandon Proctor (pictured on the left) and 18-year old Daniel Cardy committed an armed felony in Smith River last March then fled from authorities. They crashed their vehicle and Cardy was arrested at the scene. Proctor escaped...

Post date: Fri, 12/04/2015 - 20:43