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EUREKA-The Eureka Teachers Association would like to see an increase in pay along with other concerns… they met today with the school district with the hopes of agreeing on a new contract.

The teachers are asking for a 2% raise, without increasing class sizes; doing that may decrease student attention. The teachers association believes its something the district can afford since  they'...

Post date: Thu, 03/31/2016 - 17:31

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- The Redwood Coast Music Festival kicks off Thursday, starting off with a dance at the Adorni Center. 

Crews were spotted early in the morning at the Adorni Center setting up for the 4 day long event; the festival starts at 6:30 with opening ceremonies. However it wasn't just today that they've been setting up.

There will be special blues shows. Grammy winner...

Post date: Thu, 03/31/2016 - 17:28

EUREKA - Many people, organizations, and schools across the country are honoring the life and work of Latino American civil rights activist Cesar Chavez Thursday. A local school hosted a Cesar Chavez celebration.

Alice Birney Elementary School has the most diverse student population in Eureka with English being the native language to only 62% of students. The teachers there say...

Post date: Thu, 03/31/2016 - 17:26

MCKINLEYVILLE-A Mobile Intervention Services Team, also known as "MIST" may soon be coming to McKinleyville.

The McKinleyville Municipal Advisory Committee met last night to discuss a proposal to bring to the board of supervisors. MIST combines social services and law enforcement to help homeless people, and so far the city of eureka has one. During last night's meeting the committee...

Post date: Thu, 03/31/2016 - 17:25

EUREKA - March is women's history month and Thursday Eureka High School students had the opportunity to hear from successful women in the community.

Hosted by the school’s multicultural club and gang risk intervention program; it was all part of the 2nd Annual Women Leaders of Humboldt County Forum. This year focused on education and empowerment and resembled a morning talk show. Guest...

Post date: Thu, 03/31/2016 - 17:10

EUREKA - Two tall ships that make annual visits to Eureka are expected to pull into Bonnie Gool Dock on April 21 and stay through April 27. The brig Lady Washington, the official ship of Washington State, and Hawaiian Chieftain typically spend a week in Humboldt Bay offering public tours, excursions, and education programs to local K-12 students. New this year is a 15 percent discount for...

Post date: Thu, 03/31/2016 - 14:35

EUREKA- One man was arrested in Eureka, but another is still at large after fleeing from police on foot.

Around 10:50 p.m Wednesday,  EPD began following a red Ford Explorer connected to a wanted felon. The driver stopped near Myrtle and West Avenue, and fled on foot. The passenger, 34-year-old Chad Sovereign of Eureka, was arrested for charges that included possession of a loaded...

Post date: Thu, 03/31/2016 - 10:32

SAMOA - Members of The Humboldt Bay Harbor Working Group got the opportunity to learn about HSU's aquaponics class at their meeting Wednesday afternoon. 

The class began last semester and students get hands-on experience with aquaponics systems in Samoa. Students raise sturgeon fish and plants in a normal aquaculture environment then filter the by-product to be broken down by bacteria...

Post date: Wed, 03/30/2016 - 17:56