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BROOKINGS - Residents of Brookings will be voting on a fuel tax measure this May that, if passed, will implement a four cent sales tax on every gallon of gas pumped. 

The measure is proposed for the city of Brookings alone and is intended to raise funding for maintenance and reconstruction of city streets.

A recent engineering report found that the city streets need about $250,...

BROOKINGS – Following a fatal pedestrian crash last fall in Brookings, the Oregon Department of Transportation and the city have been actively working to find a solution to a nearly 30 mile stretch of Highway 101 seemingly without pedestrian crooswalks.

In the past few years the area on 101 around Lucky Lane has seen an increase in the number of residences and businesses, increasing ...

SAN FRANCISCO - One of the most famous bridges in the country will close to vehicle traffic beginning tomorrow.

The Golden Gate Bridge will be closed to install a moveable median barrier which officials believe will provide a safer and more efficient system of separating opposing lanes of traffic.

The closure will begin Saturday, at 12:01 am and re-open Monday, January 12 at 4 am...

EUREKA - An infant was transported to the hospital today after a two vehicle traffic accident on Samoa Bridge.

The bridge was shut down for twenty minutes this afternoon just before 3:30 after a truck with two adults and one child struck a car. The truck was traveling north just past Woodley Island when a vehicle on the shoulder of the road attempted a U-turn. The pickup collided with...

EUREKA – Young people in Humboldt County are getting a helping hand with the Decade of Difference Initiative.

The ten year community program is designed to help our youth on the North Coast to be more productive and contributing members of our society. Twenty years ago there were good paying jobs for those who weren’t necessarily successful in school or who dropped out. That has all...

MCKINLEYVILLE- The McKinleyville Community Services District has one more hurdle before moving forward when it comes to their long anticipated teen and community center. 

Since 2010, the MCSD has wanted to develop a location to improve recreation opportunities. Since then, they’ve been working with the Boys and Girls Club of the Redwoods and a teen and community center has been in the...

EUREKA- State Senator Mike McGuire is back on the North Coast Friday talking with local leaders and business owners about prominent problems our communities face.

The senator's first stop Friday morning was Eureka's Chamber of Commerce. There, he spoke with small business owners at a roundtable discussion. As part of that conversation, the group addressed several problems in eureka...

ARCATA- Students showed up to Humboldt State by the hundreds on Friday for the 34th Annual GATE Academy. About 800, fourth through eighth graders from across the county participated in the Gifted and Talented Education Academy. They kicked things off with performances from the Zane jazz band at the Van Duzer Theater. Shortly after the students participated in enrichment classes geared towards...