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EUREKA- City officials in Eureka are working to lower the number stolen and abandoned shopping carts throughout the city.

Following last month’s Strategic Plan Update meetings, city staff and the council are working to address some of the transient related issues. One of the ways is by creating a Shopping Cart Ordinance. The current draft includes mandating retailers be responsible for...

EUREKA- Final preparations for Friday’s firework show in Eureka are being made, and organizers say the display will be a spectacular one.

Eureka resident Mike Jones, along with staff with the City of Eureka, worked all year to raise money for the firework display. Thirty thousand dollars was raised this year, with the final donation coming in on Thursday. More than 350 fireworks will...

EUREKA- Preparations are underway for the annual Fourth of July Festival in Eureka.

This is the 13th year that Eureka Main Street is organizing the event. Almost 100 vendors, music, rides and even a petting zoo will be featured. Organizers expect more than 11,000 people to attend the celebration.

"On the Fourth of July, the Second Street in Eureka and Old Town is just...

FERNDALE- A Fortuna man is arrested on multiple drug charges following a traffic stop in Ferndale.

Just before 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, a Ferndale Police Officer pulled over 29-year-old Justin Earl Lewis on the corner of Shaw and 5th Streets for having no front license plate.  During a search of the vehicle, officers found about two ounces of methamphetamine packaged for sale...

EUREKA- The 21-year-old Lake County man accused of killing a man and injuring another with a crossbow in the Samoa dunes last September will serve 18 years in prison. 

In court, King plead guilty to one count of voluntary manslaughter for shooting and killing 44 year-old James John James with a crossbow. King also plead guilty to attempted murder of the second degree for injuring...

The following is from the Arcata Police Department: 

At 5:30 am Thursday a small fire was reported in the area of 9th and H Streets in Arcata. Police and Fire Departments responded immediately and the fire was quickly extinguished. Several minutes later, a second small fire was reported less than three blocks away at the Intermodal Transit Facility (ITF) near the Arcata Ball Park. ...

From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
On 07-02-2014, at approximately 4:00 p.m., a Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputy was driving a marked patrol car on Muncie Street, near Howard Avenue, Eureka. The deputy saw a 1993 blue Honda Civic stopped on Howard Street with an adult male driving it, later identified as Austin Edward Neuroth, 35 years old, from Eureka...
From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
On 07-02-2014, at approximately 8:30 p.m., two Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies detained three adults and conducted a probation search at a 2331 Central Avenue, McKinleyville. While conducting the search, one of the deputies discovered what appeared to be a pipe bomb made of gray pipe. As a precaution the Sheriff’s...

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