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NORTH COAST- A Fields Landing home catches fire, a resident is taken to the hospital with smoke inhalation. Plus, an alleged DUI driver crashes into a home on Old Arcata Road, and, a former Eureka High track star and suspected burglar outruns police but not the K9. 

The following is from the Eureka Police Department:

On Sunday, at approximately 12:23 AM, Eureka Police Department Officers were dispatched to an audible burglary alarm at a supermarket located on the 600 block of 6th Street, Eureka.

Upon arrival, the first officer on scene observed a male subject inside the business carrying some type of object, possibly a large knife, in his...

A man is attacked by two pitbulls near the Hikshari Trail and taken to the emergency room. Meanwhile, a man wanted by the U.S. Marshal's Office is taken into custody in Arcata. Also, Rohner Park is filled with music and dancing at the second annual Oktoberfest.

The following is from the Arcata Police Department:

On 9-27-14 at 0002 hours, an APD Officer conducted a traffic stop on the 1600 block of Giuntoli Ln in Arcata. 

A passenger in the vehicle identified himself as Bruce Leroy Brown.  A records checks showed that Brown had an active felony warrant out of the US Marshal's Office for escape from federal custody.

Eureka - A driver was sent to the hospital after an SUV collided with a van in Eureka

Officials say just before noon Friday, a woman driving west on Huntoon Street tried to cross I street and collided with a man traveling north in a Dodge Caravan. The collision sent the female to St. Joseph Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The male driver was un-injured.

DUI does not...

Klamath - Caltrans will close Highway 101 for several hours this Sunday to complete work on the Klamath Bridge.

The project to replace aging hinges has been a two-construction season project. Work began last year with Caltrans replacing one hinge. The second hinge is getting finished this weekend. A full Highway 101 closure will be from Sunday, September 28th at 10 pm through...

EUREKA- Prison re-alignment, illegal land use and the effects of a statewide drought are up for discussion Saturday at a meeting between five Northern California sheriffs.

Humboldt County Sheriff Mike Downey will join sheriffs from Del Norte, Glenn, Modoc and Siskiyou counties for a sheriffs’ conference in Crescent City. At the meeting, the sheriffs will share the issues and challenges...

SAMOA- Humboldt County’s music and food festival scene is about to get a lot larger. Yesterday the Humboldt Bay Harbor District approved plans for a large-scale music festival at the Samoa Pulp Mill.

Organized by Sustainable World Solutions, the Abundance Festival will feature music from big name celebrities, dancing and natural foods. The organizers say they chose the pulp mill because...