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EUREKA:  Two men are arrested after Sheriff’s Deputies make a routine traffic stop and find over four pounds of heroin.

On Friday, April 11th around 10 AM, Sheriff’s Deputies stopped a Chrysler sedan in Myrtletown for speeding and failing to stop at a stop sign. The driver, 20-year old Mario Martinez from Perris, California was found to be driving on a suspended drivers license. Both...

EUREKA- One year after the deadly attack at the Boston Marathon, an Arcata runner plans to run through the finish line again.

Armando Ibarra-Espinoza, an Arcata resident, finished the 26-mile run one hour before both pressure cooker bombs went off, killing three and injuring hundreds.

Ibarra-Espinoza said he and his friends were on the subway, on their way to a friends house,...

ARCATA- The City of Arcata will consider approving a measure that would allow residents and businesses to paint street murals with a permit from the city.

The council will consider the ordinance at their next city council meeting on Wednesday. The city will determine what types of guidelines will regulate the murals. The city will consider the mural's maintenance, impacts of paint...

SAMOA- Officials with the Environmental Protection Agency began the process to remove hazardous materials from the Samoa Pulp Mill last November.  They began the process after making an assessment and determining there were imminent threats to the environment and the public.

EPA officials say all of the acid has been removed from the site for disposal, after the last shipment of about 2...

ARCATA- The longest student run festival in the world, the Humboldt International Film Festival, begins Wednesday at HSU.

The annual festival is in its 47th year. Thirty-four independent short films, including two made by HSU students and three that were made internationally, will be shown Wednesday through Friday.  Viewings start at 7 p.m. at the Van Duzer Theatre at HSU on...

From the County of Humboldt: 
 
On April 15, 2014, the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to accept funds that will allow the County to purchase 1,000 acres of forestland southeast of Eureka to establish a community forest. The community forest will be managed in collaboration with the City of Eureka for multiple purposes including public...

April 15th is tax day, which brings with it the annual scramble to file returns in time.

We caught up with people on the North Coast who were at the post office for some last minute tax filing. The people we talked to say waiting till the last minute isn’t always a bad thing. 

"Procrastination.  Everything is done but I just had to fill out the boxes.  Everything was...

Photo of the Lunar Eclipse courtesy of NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, AL

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