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SOUTHERN HUMBOLDT- The Humboldt County Drug Task Force is assisting the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services in serving 12 administrative inspection warrants on land along Sproul Creek.

An area of the creek went dry in 2014, putting the Coho Salmon population at risk. Authorities believe the creek could have went dry because of alleged illegal water diversions and marijuana operations.

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You don't want to mess with Jerry  Bunch's students.  They are participating in his Senior Resource Center karate class.  All of them are over 60 and they say that karate helps them to maintain fitness and self-esteem.  They meet every Monday at the Senior Resource Center.  Among the students is Fritz Schautz, a retired chiropractor, who fits this class into his active retirement schedule. ...

SAMOA - A longtime executive director is stepping down after fifteen years of service to the community.

Carol Vander Meer who heads up the Friends of the Dunes has decided to step down and transition to a new role within the organization. She’ll focus more on special projects involving community outreach, education and building partnerships in the community. She will stay on for three...

EUREKA- Staff with Eureka City Schools briefed the council on the state of the 2014/2015 fiscal year budget.

Officials say while city revenues match up with what was projected at the beginning of the fiscal year, operational savings are lower than predicted.  City staff says this is the result of vacant positions filling up earlier than anticipated.  At Tuesday night’s council meeting,...

Eureka - A new crime program called “Operation Safe Streets” is being introduced at a community meeting Wednesday from 6-8 pm at the Veteran’s Memorial building on H Street in Eureka.

Concerned citizens formed Operation Safe Streets to help local crime prevention groups by offering training and guidance. Scheduled speakers include: EPD Chief Andrew Mills, Captain Steve Watson, Attorney...

EUREKA - A small group of students was recognized at a breakfast gathering Tuesday morning at the Ingomar Club in the Carson Mansion.  

"Every Student Succeeding, it is, those students who've succeeded against all odds. And if I were to put that in words, I would say, think about some of the toughest things you've gone through in your life and think about those challenges. Then...

ARCATA - After two days of the Native American Activism Conference, a group of 30 students decided to form a sit-in Monday night at the Native Forum on HSU campus.

The group demonstrated their growing concerns related to diversity and last fall’s departure of the director of Indian Natural Resource, Science and Engineering Program. As of Tuesday afternoon, protesters were still located...

MCKINLEYVILLE - Recent new ownership of the Ocean West mobile home park in McKinleyville, has some residents taking action regarding the future of their rent.

The Ocean West mobile home park was recently purchased by Inspire Communities; the same company that purchased Lazy J mobile home park in Arcata and raised the rent 10 percent across the board. Residents of Ocean West say, they...