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WILLITS- Caltrans has achieved what they call “a major milestone” in the Willits Bypass Project.

At about noon on Thursday, crews finished pouring concrete for the mile-long viaduct. Now, the agency must construct expansion joints and finish paving the site before the project is complete.  The expected completion date is still fall of next year, even though part of the viaduct...

KLAMATH RIVER- Yurok Fisheries crews conducting routine fish disease monitoring have found that salmon in the Klamath River on the Yurok Reservation are infected with a potentially deadly disease.  Ichthyophthirius multifiliis, which is known as ich, is capable of causing large fish kill events, and was the primary pathogen in the 2002 fish kill in the Klamath River that killed over 35,000...

ARCATA  - HSU employees and executives will be receiving an across the board raise for the 2015-16 budget year.

The action was agreed to at a recent board of trustees meeting after approval from the governor and legislature. All employees will receive a two percent increase.

HSU’S President, Lisa Rossbacher will have her salary raised from a little over $306,000 to nearly $313,...

EUREKA - Six suspects were arrested by Problem Oriented Police after numerous complaints in Eureka.

Just after 8:30 Wednesday morning, Eureka Police responded to the 700-block of P Street. Detectives found methamphetamine, a half ounce of heroin, marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Taken into custody on a long list of charges were: 20-year old Sharlee Combs, 23-year old Benjamin...

EUREKA - Law enforcement says two serial thieves were arrested Wednesday in Eureka.

Police conducted a traffic stop on the 1000-block of Broadway for 43-year old James Cunha and 32-year old Rebecca Hamline both of Eureka. The two felons were taken into custody for active warrants on recent thefts and vandalism incidents. Cunha was also wanted in a check fraud case.

Both were...

ARCATA – A local couple is using their tow truck company to raise money for breast cancer awareness.

Over the last few years Buddy’s Auto Center has fundraised with a pink breast cancer awareness tow truck. Now they have a new truck and want the community to help with the design. 

"When you're told that, obviously you’re taken back and all you want to do is cry. But you move past...

EUREKA- Local businesses, government offices and schools are lowering their flags in honor of the four marines and one sailor killed in last week's Chattanooga shooting.

Yesterday president Obama ordered all public buildings to fly the American flag at half-staff to honor those lives lost. On July 16, alleged gunman Mohammad Abdulazeez shot the marines and sailor, along with a police...

EUREKA- A Eureka man was arrested early Sunday morning after holding his girlfriend hostage and threatening to break her neck.

It happened just after 3 a.m. on the 2500 block of Hall Avenue in Eureka. The sheriff's office says they received a 9-1-1 hang up call from a residence. When deputies knocked on the locked front door, there was no answer.

Deputies were able to gain access...