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FERNDALE- To improve emergency response time in Ferndale, the Ferndale Volunteer Fire Department is making address numbers more visible.

About three quarters of homes in the rural parts of Ferndale now have reflective address signs.  The Ferndale Volunteer Fire Department funded the initiative after having difficulty finding some homes during emergency situations in the past.  Fire...

EUREKA- At Tuesday night’s Eureka city council meeting, the council unanimously approved adopting the state’s water shortage emergency provisions.

The regulations are now being imposed within Eureka City Limits. The regulations mandate that people cannot water their sidewalks or driveways, people watering their lawns must avoid runoff, people can only wash their cars with hoses with...

The following is from the Eureka Police Department: 

On Wednesday, at about 8:00 a.m., officers were dispatched to the 1200 block of 11th Street for a robbery that had just occurred at Pat’s Market. Officers arrived on scene and were advised that a male wearing a bandana over his face came to the register and demanded cash. The male simulated a firearm in his sweatshirt, however no...

The following is from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

On Tuesday, at approximately 9:00 a.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office deputies served a Humboldt County Superior Court search warrant in the 100 block of Briceland Road, Redway. The search warrant was obtained after receiving neighborhood complaints regarding traffic in and out of the residence, and the growing marijuana...

The following is from the Eureka Police Department:

On August 5, 2014, at about 11:27 p.m., a Eureka Police Department officer on patrol spotted a silver 1988 Volvo 740 sedan traveling eastbound on West Harris near Pine Street. The officer recognized the Volvo, which was occupied by two males, as a vehicle which had been reported stolen to Humboldt area CHP on August 3rd. A high risk...

The following is from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

On Tuesday, at approximately 6:00 p.m., Codie Shane Donahue walked into the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office and turned himself in. Donahue told deputies who interviewed him that he learned he was wanted after seeing his picture and the news release in local media outlets. Donahue was arrested for assault with a firearm,...

The following is from Humboldt Bay Fire:

At approximately 4:12 a.m. this morning, Humboldt Bay Fire (HBF) was dispatched to a structure fire on the 2800 block of E St. HBF responded with three fire engines, one ladder truck, and two Chief Officers. While enroute, dispatch relayed information that the occupant was out of the residence, but stated his brother was unaccounted for and was...

Eureka - A new display at the Sequoia Park Zoo will receive a grand opening Sunday, August 17th in Eureka.

The Watershed Heroes project broke ground over a year ago and is a state-of-the-art learning laboratory as well as a land and water display for river otters and salmon.

Zoo foundation president, Chuck Dominick said, “ The grand opening of Watershed Heroes is a significant...

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