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The following is from the Eureka Police Department: 

On Wednesday at approximately 5:06 p.m., officers responded to a hotel on the 1900 block of 4th St. and conducted a probation search of a hotel room. Officers located several boxes, each of which...

A man, sleeping in his car at 4 around AM Wednesday on Alliance Road in Arcata was awakened by a another man who opened the car door and brandished a knife.

The alleged suspect, 26-year old Lloyd Antonia Velazquez of Arcata, then took from the victim a computer, camera and cell phone, got into another vehicle and fled the scene.

The 25-year old victim followed Velazquez to a gas...

EUREKA- A suspect has been arrested after allegedly robbing a Eureka bank and demanding cash. The Eureka Police Department arrested the suspect less than an hour after recognizing the man from an iPhone photo taken from security camera footage.

According to Eureka Police Chief Andrew Mills the suspect walked into Coast Central Credit Union at 4 p.m. Wednesday approached the clerk and...

ARCATA- Two suspects are on the loose after an alleged home invasion robbery in Arcata Tuesday night. The suspects fled the scene after reportedly holding the residents at gunpoint and taking items from the home.

The robbery happened on the 2100 block of Eastern Avenue in Arcata. Officers responded to the home at around 9:56 p.m. The residents told police that the suspects entered...

ARCATA- Humboldt State University and 15 regional partners have received a $5.9 million grant to conduct biomass research. It is one of the largest grants the university has received.

Humboldt State Forestry Department students and staff along with the Schatz Energy Research Lab, Green Diamond and other stakeholders will conduct the research. The study will look into turning leftover...

BLUE LAKE- The Blue Lake City Council will hold a public meeting on Thursday to discuss a proposed utility tax measure on the November ballot. The tax will show up as a four percent tax on residents PG&E bills.

City officials said it is needed to make up for lost revenue and can bring up to $40,000 into the city.

The meeting will take place at the Skinner Store also known as...

EUREKA- A three alarm fire closed down 4TH Street Wednesday afternoon in Eureka. Smoke and flames could be seen coming from the two-story structure in the 1000 block of 4th Street. 
 
Officials with the Humboldt Bay Fire Department told us the blaze started in the attic. No one was injured, and everyone inside the structure was evacuated. It took about seven crews...

SHELTER COVE- The man accused of shooting a Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputy in the chest in Shelter Cove has been arrested.  The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office took 55-year-old William Nelson into custody early Wednesday morning.

Just before 3 p.m. on Tuesday, a sheriff’s deputy and a sergeant arrived at a home on Kelly Lane in Shelter Cove looking for William Nelson.

"We had...

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