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The City of Eureka is looking to improve its enforcement of the “No Camping Ordinance.”

At Tuesday’s Eureka City Council meeting, City staff will share the steps the city is taking to make a “major reduction” in homeless encampments throughout the City. Officials say the new initiative is a result of the environmental damage in this area and community complaints. Last week, the Eureka...

LOLETA- A summer program is preserving a tradition, giving Wiyot children the opportunity to learn their native language.

It's a language that dates back thousands of years, and Wiyot hasn't had fluent native speakers since the 1940’s or 50’s.

"In Wiyot the name of the language is soulátluk'. It's the Wiyot language and it literally means our jaw," said Wiyot Language Program...

EUREKA- The City of Eureka is asking local residents for their input as staff works to develop the Waterfront.

There are currently no projects underway next to the Boardwalk between C Street and F Street, but staff hopes to have something built in the next two years. Starting next Monday, staff will host several workshops at the Wharfinger Building. The first meeting will be about the...

HUMBOLDT AND DEL NORTE COUNTIES- Dry weather, the ongoing drought, and arson fires are keeping the Cal Fire Humboldt-Del Norte Unit extra busy this fire season.

From June 1st to July 17th, locally, Cal Fire has responded to 67 more fires compared to last year. Statewide, there’s been about one thousand more fires than normal. While there’s been a growing number of...

ARCATA- A memorial service and motorcade procession was held Saturday remembering the life of one of the two U.S. Forest Firefighters killed in a crash.

29-year-old Dale Mendes and 19-year-old Jason Fritz Price, Jr. were killed last week after their vehicle went off a cliff landing in the Trinity River. Saturday, at the Arcata Community Center, friends and family shared memories of...

A memorial service is held for one of the U.S. Forest Service Firefighters killed in a crash. A Fortuna man is arrested for allegedly stealing property and leading police on a chase. The victim killed in a crash on Highway 199 is identified. 

HARBOR/BROOKINGS - There were hundreds of kites flying high in the sky Saturday as part of the 23rd Annual “Wizards of Wind” Southern Oregon Kite Festival.

Spectators of all ages gathered near the Port of Brookings Harbor to watch kites gracefully dance through the sky.

“It's like bringing the kid out in me every time I go out and fly. That's what keeps me doing it,”...

EUREKA - The Humboldt County Deputy Sheriff’s Organization has created a website to inform the public about staffing shortages and its impact on the community.

Members of the organization say eight months after citizens voted to give the supervisors eight million dollars to address staffing issues as part of Measure Z funding deputy positions have not increased. The organization...