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HOOPA- School employees in Hoopa are staged a protest at a special Klamath Trinity Joint Unified School District board meeting. The protest stemmed from an contract dispute between the district and the California State Employees Association.

The association is made up of more than 100 bus drivers, secretaries, counselors and other classified staff from the district.

The dispute...

Post date: Wed, 10/21/2015 - 17:56

EUREKA - Dozens showed up Wednesday at the Eureka Women’s Club to learn about the significant role women played in the American Revolution.

Author of the book, Women Heroes of the American Revolution shared stories of espionage, sabotage, defiance, and rescue. Some women fought with pens as publishers, some spies, and others on the battlefield. One story was shared of Sybil Luddington,...

Post date: Wed, 10/21/2015 - 17:07

EUREKA - When business is good, the economy thrives and everyone benefits. That's why the third Wednesday in October is a special day to recognize local chambers of commerce and the vital role they play in the community.    

National support your local chamber of commerce day pays tribute to the organization whose main objective is to encourage local businesses to succeed and help them...

Post date: Wed, 10/21/2015 - 16:59

EUREKA - In honor of breast cancer awareness month a local blood bank went the extra mile Wednesday to show their support.  

The Northern California Community Blood Bank hosted pink day with the motto wear pink, be pink and eat pink, with a pink dessert pot luck. Employees gave out breast cancer information pamphlets and educated donors that majority of blood goes to cancer patients....

Post date: Wed, 10/21/2015 - 16:53

WILLITS- A 5-year-old boy reported missing Tuesday night has been found safe.

According to the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office, Brett Paul Brown, a 5 year-old white male child, left his home on Fox Road in the Brooktrails subdivision at 4:30 PM indicating he was "going on a field trip". 

Brett was last seen by a sibling walking uphill in a southwestern direction into a heavily...

Post date: Wed, 10/21/2015 - 09:20

EUREKA - Efforts to protect Eureka's waterfront property with a maintenance plan is moving forward after a city council decision Tuesday night. 

The goal of the open space property maintenance plan is to reduce the size and number of encampments along Humboldt Bay. It would provide clear direction for city departments regarding cleanups, camping enforcement and protection of community...

Post date: Tue, 10/20/2015 - 23:54

SOUTHERN HUMBOLDT - A teenager is in custody after leading the California Highway Patrol on a high speed chase.

Law enforcement attempted a traffic stop near Myers Flat and Highway 101. The teen fled in a Toyota pickup onto the Avenue of the Giants-Highway 254. More officers joined the pursuit and the suspect was apprehended at gunpoint on Dyersville Loop Road.

A search found the...

Post date: Tue, 10/20/2015 - 20:22

EUREKA - A fire at an apartment building in Eureka caused thousands of dollars in damages Tuesday.

Just before 3 pm, Humboldt Bay Fire was called to the 200 block of Q Street and arrived to smoke coming from the 2nd floor apartment. Fire personnel knocked down the kitchen fire in about 5 minutes. All occupants safely exited the building without injury. Firefighters also...

Post date: Tue, 10/20/2015 - 20:10