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ARCATA- Police arrested two Sacramento men after robbing a woman at gunpoint in Arcata. 

At 6:30 a.m. Friday, Arcata Police responded to the Super 8 Motel on the 4800 block of Valley West Blvd. A woman was robbed at gunpoint by an acquaintance staying with her in the room, and his two friends. 22-year-old Wesley Nance, 23-year-old Richard Valdez , and a third unidentified individual...

Post date: Fri, 12/09/2016 - 14:46

WILLITS- A missing woman, who was thought to be in Humboldt County, was found dead. 

Saturday, CHP responded to a solo crash on northbound Highway 101 in Willits.

35-year-old Maria Shelley Young-Falkenberg of Willits was believed to be driving the vehicle. According to a motorist who stopped and asked her for help, she fled on foot and did not want to be contacted by law...

Post date: Fri, 12/09/2016 - 13:59

TRINIDAD- A vehicle was seen in flames at the Trinidad State Beach parking lot. 

Around 10:30 a.m. Friday, Trinidad Volunteer Fire Department and Cal Fire responded to a van fire. Within minutes, they extinguished the blaze. Officials say nobody had to be transported to the hospital.

Post date: Fri, 12/09/2016 - 13:51

ARCATA- Humboldt State University Police are searching for an attempted robbery suspect who injured a man.

At 10:30 p.m. Thursday, police responded to a reported fight in the Campus Apartments parking lot. A vehicle fled the scene and officers conducted a traffic stop on Giuntoli Lane. Officers saw the man with a head injury but he refused medical assistance. Officials followed him to...

Post date: Fri, 12/09/2016 - 13:47

NORTH COAST - The Red Cross was standing by to lend a hand if the recent 6.5 earthquake had been a serious one.

The last time they set up shelters was back in April of 2011 when the Fukushima Quake brought the tsunami waves to the North Coast. Crescent City and Brooking received some serious damage.

Officials with the agency advised everyone should keep a weeks’ worth of food and...

Post date: Thu, 12/08/2016 - 23:39



On Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at approximately 6:20 am a family member of Rayona Scott called the Trinity County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch Center to report that Ms. Scott had hiked into the Six Rivers National Forest North of Trinity Village in Hawkins Bar to pick mushrooms on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 and had not...

Post date: Thu, 12/08/2016 - 20:12

EUREKA - A domestic violence case leads authorities to arrest a Humboldt Hill man after a search turns up hundreds of pounds of marijuana and a large cache of guns. 28-year old Rama Schafer is now in custody.

Wednesday night Sheriff’s Deputies were called to the 69-hundred block of Linda Road for a domestic dispute. Because Schafer was on probation, there was a search clause and 368-...

Post date: Thu, 12/08/2016 - 20:03

ARCATA- Snow has hit Humboldt, even before winter has officially started.

According to the California Highway Patrol, there were multiple vehicle accidents Wednesday night on SR 299- A reminder to drive slow during wet and snowy weather. Speed was a factor in most of the collisions. 

Officials remind people to keep chains with them while traveling during the winter. It will help...

Post date: Thu, 12/08/2016 - 18:52