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Press Release From Eureka Police:
 
UPDATE: Missing Eureka woman was found safe and is back with family. 
On Thursday at about 8:25 pm, an officer of the Eureka Police Department was dispatched to contact a family member, regarding a missing person report.

Upon arrival the officer was advised that Dorris Evelyn “Evie” Gaskell had walked away from her home at...

SACRAMENTO - Caltrans on Thursday honored highway workers who have died while on the job at their 25th Annual Memorial.

Since 1920, 183-employees have lost their lives while working on the busy highways, roadways and bridges across California. For only the second time since 2004, there were no fatalities this year. Highway construction and maintenance work is one of the most...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY - GPS issues with trucking firms continue to cause problems on North Coast roadways.

CHP is reporting an uptick in the amount of semi-truck and trailers that are getting disabled or in crashes on narrow roads in our rural communities.

Wednesday night around 10:30, authorities say Manuel Rodrigues out of El Paso Texas was traveled East on Zenia Bluff Road in...

EUREKA- A Eureka man was arrested Thursday morning with weapons and drugs after he allegedly threatened to shoot a citizen.

William Allen Lindsey, 33, was arrested around 1:53 a.m. during a traffic stop near the 500 block of N Street in Eureka. He allegedly threatened to shoot a citizen on the 1000 block of Myrtle Avenue about ten minutes earlier. During the traffic stop the officer...

FORTUNA- Water was the main topic at a special workshop Thursday morning in Fortuna.

At the meeting, council discussed changes to the city's water conservancy plan and what new water regulations handed down from the state will mean for residents.

"Fortuna is actually in really good condition in terms of the drought situation for the whole state," City Manager Regan Candelario...

SACRAMENTO- Hundreds of marijuana farmers from Humboldt County and throughout the state filled the State Assembly Chamber Wednesday in Sacramento to support a new bill that would regulate medical marijuana cultivation.

It's called AB 243. It was proposed by Assemblymember Jim wood.. As a way to address the environmental impact of unregulated marijuana cultivation. The assembly chamber...

EUREKA- State officials have proposed the third round of emergency water regulations and local county and water officials say that they need to be reworked.

Last week, the second round of emergency water regulations went into effect.  Now, restaurants can’t automatically serve water to customers and hotels and motels must ask guests if they want their linens cleaned during multiple...

EUREKA- It was 109 years ago this month, when thousands were killed in the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake. Now, emergency responders are asking local residents to be prepared for the big one.

April is Earthquake Preparedness Month and fire officials say always have a plan ready if an earthquake occurs. They ask you to secure tall furniture and stay away from large items and windows...