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EUREKA- A massive fire heavily damaged a winery and a handful of studio apartments in Eureka and fire officials are still trying to figure out how it started.

This fire was reported just before 5 Friday morning on 4th Street and it quickly drew a 3-alarm response.

"Basically everything you see there the crushed debris that's where our winery was, our tasting room was...

Post date: Fri, 06/03/2016 - 16:44

Humboldt Bay Fire responded to a structure fire Thursday night at the corner of Amelia and Pine Street in Eureka.
 
When crews arrived on scene just after 11, they found flames coming from the window of a back bedroom.

 
It took ten minutes to bring under control.
 
No one was home at the time of the fire and the cause is under investigation.

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Post date: Fri, 06/03/2016 - 00:12

NORTH COAST - Arcata and McKinleyville residents saw travel impacted after power went out affecting traffic lights and PG&E customers.

Just before 1 Thursday afternoon, officials with the utility say, a large limb came down near the corner of Central Avenue and St. Maru Street. Over 3,600 customers were without electricity.

By re-routing neighborhoods through their power...

Post date: Thu, 06/02/2016 - 23:44

SACRAMENTO - A new bill authored by Assembly Member, Jim Wood is working its way through the legislature and will help small marijuana businesses.

The “Cottage Cannabis Farmers Bill” will add a new cultivator’s license to state regulations and be available to outdoor farms under 2500-square feet and indoor grows under 500-feet. They’ll both be regulated by the California Department of...

Post date: Thu, 06/02/2016 - 23:32

EUREKA- Danniel, who may possibly be the worlds tallest holstein, is looking for a permanent home. He's actually still on the North Coast.

Earlier this year we shared the story of the 6 foot 4 inch tall holstein, raised in Humboldt by the Farley family. Danniel was supposed to leave the North Coast to be part of the John Strong Sideshow. After Strong backed out of the deal to buy...

Post date: Thu, 06/02/2016 - 17:36

BLUE LAKE- The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office is asking for the publics help on locating a missing Vietnam Veteran.

At 8:40 p.m Monday, 68-year-old Roy Alan Gibbs left his house in Blue Lake to go for a walk. Gibbs is 6 feet 1 inch tall in height and weighs 210 pounds. Deputies have been searching continuously for Gibbs, who is also a Purple Heart Award recipient, but have had no luck...

Post date: Thu, 06/02/2016 - 17:23

EUREKA- An ad on Craigslist, wasn't what it was thought to be for many who responded. EPD was behind it during an online sting to catch those applying as marijuana trimmers.

After posting the fake ad, EPD stated they received 100 messages.

Although no arrests were made, Eureka police sent a notice back to them reminding them that growing, selling, and cultivating marijuana is...

Post date: Thu, 06/02/2016 - 17:22

EUREKA - Local professionals have a new place to call home. A collaborative work space called Firework celebrated its grand opening today in Eureka.

Supervisors, city council members and business leaders from Arcata and Eureka toured the 2,000 square foot unit before the ribbon cutting this afternoon.

Firework is a mix of offices, desk spaces and work stations designed to bring...

Post date: Thu, 06/02/2016 - 17:17