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ARCATA - Sunny Brae Animal Clinic kicked off its annual month-long Giving Tree Fundraiser for local non-profit animal organizations.

Every year, for nearly 30 years, the Animal Clinic has collected donations for several non-profits of their choice.

This year, they picked "Humboldt Spay and Neuter Network, Humboldt County Animal Shelter, and Sequoia Humane Society.

The...

EUREKA - December 2 is nationally recognized as Special Education Day remembering an act passed in 1975.

The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, signed by President Gerald Ford, mandates all students with disabilities receive a free, appropriate, and public education.

The act opened classroom doors to many children who previously had been excluded.

Here in...

EUREKA - Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday are about getting deals, but today is about giving back.

Giving Tuesday is a national initiative dedicated to giving to local non-profits.

Humboldt County is home to hundreds of non-profits that enrich the lives of our community and Tuesday is an opportunity for the community to show its support back.

The...

EUREKA- The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is preparing for a rapid transition that will make Sheriff Mike Downey, the county’s new coroner and public administrator.

On Tuesday the Board of Supervisors voted to pass an ordinance consolidating the two offices. Effective January 30, Coroner Dave Parris will retire, passing his responsibilities on to the sheriff. With just two months to...

EUREKA- It’s a dangerous section of road connecting Crescent City to Humboldt County, and on Tuesday the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors took a stand for traveler safety.

“When the road collapses Del Norte County will be cut off,” said Del Norte County District 1 Supervisor Roger Gitlin. “There will be all kinds of other problems associated with economic, environmental, and human...

EUREKA- Fire and law enforcement officials will have a say in how Measure Z revenue is spent. On Tuesday the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors agreed on the make-up of a citizens’ advisory committee. That group will oversee how the new countywide sales tax revenue is dispersed.

The committee will have nine members, five of those appointed by district, two at large members appointed...

ARCATA- A dead body was found in Arcata this afternoon said the Arcata Police Department.

It was located around 12:30 p.m. by an Arcata Park Ranger near Janes Creek close to Westwood Court.

The Arcata Police Department along with the Humboldt County Coroners Office are working to determine the identity and cause of death.
 

Willow Creek - An update to the story of the missing woman from Willow Creek we reported on last week.

32-year old Ashley Hatter has been found. Her husband notified the Humboldt County Sheriff’s office and deputies made contact with her on November 26. According to law enforcement, neither Hatter nor her husband would tell authorities what happened.

Last Sunday, Hatter allegedly...