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BRAZIL - If you have been wondering about when those summer Olympics would be taking place, they’re in 100 days.

The 31st Olympiad will be broadcast from Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. Olympic officials are furiously working to make sure the monumental task of facilities and security are all in place before the world descends to view the proceedings.

News channel 3 will...

Post date: Wed, 04/27/2016 - 23:22

EUREKA - It was all part of an auction at the Rotary Club of Eureka; to shadow a news reporter for a day. Linda wise, a Rotarian, artist and General Manager of Recology Humboldt County won the auction. Wise says she’s been interviewed numerous times but never been on the other side of the microphone until now. She spent the entire day with News Channel 3’s Sierra Jenkins. Jenkins was working...

Post date: Wed, 04/27/2016 - 18:11

SOUTHERN HUMBOLDT- Have you seen these people? The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office has updated the Southern Humboldt most wanted list.

44-year-old Jason East, 24-year-old Chase Ganey, and 42-year-old Jason Meisner all have felony warrants. The list of crimes for all three of them include vandalism, armed robbery, DUI, and domestic violence. 37-year-old Steven Buskirk, 27-year-old Josh...

Post date: Wed, 04/27/2016 - 17:43

SHELTER COVE- Boating in the summer may go faster and smoother if a second tractor is added at the Shelter Cove boat launch and beach area.

The purchase of the tractor just needs to be approved at the Harbor District Board of Commissioners meeting Thursday night. On April 1st, the Harbor District took over the lease at Shelter Cove. In the summer, they tend to get 30 to 50 boats and one...

Post date: Wed, 04/27/2016 - 17:38

TRINITY RIVER- The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office is sending out a reminder to the public on the dangers of swimming in the Trinity River.

The water is worse now the Lewiston Dam is being released into the river, which started last Thursday. Friday, water releases are expected to be more heavy so by May 9th it reaches 10,000 cubic feet per second. This amounts to almost 75,000 gallons...

Post date: Wed, 04/27/2016 - 17:23

EUREKA - Road injuries are the leading cause of unintentional deaths to children in the United States. But child safety seats can reduce that risk by up to 71%. That’s why a local partnership is hosting a car seat technician training and check-up event. 

Nearly 20 participants from throughout the county are taking part in the training by The Rural Indian Health Board and The Department...

Post date: Wed, 04/27/2016 - 17:18

EUREKA - The shipping containers at Commercial and West 3rd in Eureka are moving along to become temporary shelter for homeless that will soon be displaced from the Palco Marsh. But at the same time the Humboldt County Affordable Homeless Housing Alternatives organization known AHHA is fighting to establish its own homeless camp. 

AHHA has filed a proposal with the city of Eureka and is...

Post date: Wed, 04/27/2016 - 17:10

NORTH COAST - Residents across the North Coast wore jeans to support survivors of sexual violence.

Jeans for Justice Day has been acknowledged worldwide since 1999 when an Italian court overturned a rape conviction by reasoning that jeans cannot be removed unwillingly. This sparked international outrage.

Community members in Humboldt and Del Norte counties wore jeans today to...

Post date: Wed, 04/27/2016 - 17:01