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The Department of Fish and Wildlife is advising deer hunters to check for fire closures before heading into the field for upcoming deer hunts.

With so many large wildfires raging in California, some areas of public land and roads have been closed for public safety. Deer hunting is opening up in some of those areas over the next few weeks. Hunters are urged to check the links listed for...

Orleans - Lightning has set yet another fire in Six Rivers National Forest.

Authorities are calling it the “Strike Fire.” It began Wednesday afternoon in the Bluff Creek Drainage Area near the Orleans Ranger District. Air tankers and helicopters were initially used to allow safe passage for firefighters to access the blaze. This has allowed personnel to keep the fire relatively small at...

ARCATA- Humboldt State University students and community members marched for action against climate change on Friday.

The event is in solidarity with what is expected to be the largest climate march in history in New York City this Sunday. More than a thousand marches are scheduled across the world as well.

Students, alumni and community members took part in the march. The walk...

MIRANDA- Running water was restored around noon Friday in Miranda after the town’s main water line broke on Wednesday.

“We came over and we found that there was an 8 inch water main and 2 four inch water mains broken so we dug them up and had to order a bunch of parts out of Eureka,” said John Neill the contractor who worked to fix the water line.

The break happened on the line...

ARCATA- Officials at the Humboldt Del Norte Film Commission say fewer film productions have been shot in California in recent years.  However, they say that’s about to change.

Governor Brown signed Assembly Bill 1839 into law on Thursday and it will go into effect on July 1st, 2015.  The bill increases California’s film production tax credits maximum more than three times...

ARCATA- The only Homeless Services Provider in Arcata will hold its only fundraiser of the year on Saturday and organizers say every penny raised will count.

The Arcata House Partnership provides permanent supportive housing, transitional living, a night shelter, and a CalFresh outreach program among other services.  On Saturday at the Bayside Grange, the non-profit organization will...

ARCATA- This Sunday marks the 33rd annual United Nations International Day of Peace.  To celebrate, students at Redwood Coast Montessori School in Manila spent the day thinking about peace and what they can do to create a more peaceful world.

"Children can learn so much easier when they're younger and peace education, if that's part of what they're looking at and practicing...

FERNDALE- Community members have been given more time to raise money for the renovation of an old barn in Ferndale that could be torn down if enough funds are not raised.

The Nilsen Barn was built in 1902 and is located in a parking lot off of Main Street.  The Save The Barn Project has been working since January to raise money to convert the barn into a parking and storage facility.  ...

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