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MCKINLEYVILLE - The American Civil War took place over 150 years ago. Today one local school brought it back to life. 

McKinleyville Middle School hosted it’s seventeenth annual Civil War Days after learning about the union, the confederates, and slavery.  Thursday, each class had their own army with assigned generals that participated in battle marching. Civil war reenactors explained...

EUREKA - Sequoia Park will turn into a movie theater this summer, starting Saturday.

The Humboldt Del Norte Film Commission is hosting it’s third annual movies in the park. It’s a series of four, free outdoor movie screenings. The first two are movies made right here in Humboldt County; 80’s science fiction film, E.T. and the 1995 thriller, Outbreak. The third, a cartoon called My...

NORTH COAST - To create acceptance for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth, local community members have created the “I am… Safe Zone” training program.

With a grant from local non-profit Queer Humboldt and partnering with Humboldt Bridges, the “I am… Safe Zone” offers free training to anyone looking to become more informed about the LGBT community. A nationally recognized...

EUREKA- A Eureka man with five previous encounters with the Eureka Police Department involving a replica firearm was arrested for an attempted robbery involving a BB gun on Thursday morning.

Just before 9:40 a.m., the EPD responded to the 1300 block of 7th Street where a man was apparently holding a semi-automatic weapon. Shortly after, the department received a call from an employee...

EUREKA- Motorists should expect delays on Highway 299 this summer as Caltrans works to improve the safety, drivability and sustainability of throadway.

Caltrans will work on 15 separate projects on Highway 299 between Arcata and Redding from now until next spring. The bulk of that work is set for August and September. This week, the agency completed one of those projects. They removed...

EUREKA- Six Rivers National Forest, partnering agencies and stakeholders gathered in Eureka on Thursday to talk about wildland fire management ahead of the upcoming fire season.

At Thursday’s meeting, U.S. Forest Service and National Weather Service officials said they expect the upcoming wildland fire season to be more active than normal.  Six Rivers National Forest representatives...

Humboldt County Sheriff's Office confirms skull found on Eel River bar near Ferndale March 9 belongs to missing person Danielle Bertolini.

Bertolini went missing in Swains Flat near Highway 36 in February of 2014. A resident discovered the skull near Blue Slide Road, upstream from Howe Creek. No other remains were found. A Department of Justice DNA test of the skull came back as a match...

EUREKA - A Eureka man was taken into custody after law enforcement found a large cache of firearms and alleged drugs for sales.

Arrested was 42-year old Aubrey Lewis. After numerous complaints for drug activity, Problem Oriented Police served a search warrant at the 3800-block of Union Street. Detectives located and seized eight firearms, nearly 8.5 ounces of methamphetamine, over 36-...