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Fortuna - A suspicious fire in McKinleyville has lead detectives to an arson suspect in Fortuna. Detectives with the District Attorney’s Office have arrested "Jennifer Gibbs" AKA Jennifer Abeyta of Fortuna who was taken into custody without incident on June 19 Arcata Fire responded to the 1800 block of Columbus Road in Mckinleyville for a residential fire that caused more than

$280.000...

Fortuna - A suspicious fire in McKinleyville has led detectives to an arson suspect in Fortuna. Detectives with the District Attorney’s Office have arrested "Jennifer Gibbs" AKA Jennifer Abeyta of Fortuna who was taken into custody without incident on June 19. Arcata Fire responded to the 1800 block of Columbus Road in Mckinleyville for a residential fire that caused more than

$280.000...

EUREKA- A Big Lagoon woman has been identified as the person inside a vehicle found at Freshwater Lagoon last week. The Humboldt County Coroner's Office has identified her as 42-year-old Katherine Iva Gillham, she was reported missing two years ago.

According to Deputy Coroner Roy Horton Gillham drowned after crashing into the water. He said there is no evidence that she had been a part...

MCKINLEYVILLE- After protests and almost a year of negotiations the McKineleyville Teachers association and the school board have reached an agreement.

The McKineleyville Union School District's Board of Trustees approved the contract unanimously at Wednesday's meetings. The contract includes a 3 percent pay increase starting retroactively from last year, increases to their benefits and...

BLUE LAKE-Sheriff Mike Downey and members from his team met with residents of Blue Lake on Wednesday to discuss law enforcement services in their town.

Downey organized the meeting to talk with residents about what services the Sheriff's contract has. Residents given a chance to discuss problems and crime in their area.

After the meeting Downey said he had a better idea of how to...

ARCATA- On Thursday, the United States played in its last group stage match against Germany.  About 200 people enjoyed the game at the Arcata Theatre Lounge.

Some enjoy the art of the sport.

"It's a beautiful game.  It's like a dance," said Robert Nordquist, a Fieldbrook resident.

"It's high energy.  The clock never stops, it just keeps running.  There's penalties but...

MAD RIVER- On Friday, the Humboldt Bay Municipal Water District is holding a joint board meeting with the Ruth Lake Community Services District.  Water officials say it's a once-a-year opportunity for multiple agencies to come together to discuss the preservation of Ruth Lake.

"It really helps us maintain a very strong relationship, but also talk about any issues or projects of interest...

The following is from the Arcata Fire Protection District:

McKinleyville, CA- (June 26, 2014)- Arcata Fire District personnel...

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