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MAD RIVER- The suspect has been identified in the shooting that left one man dead and another injured in Mad River on Monday.

Twenty-nine-year-old Scott Henry Dimartino is accused of shooting and killing 62-year-old Mad River resident Steven Line, Sr. and injuring another man whose identity has not been released. Dimartino is considered armed and dangerous. As of Tuesday afternoon, the...

WEITCHPEC – Four wildland fires were in mop up stages Tuesday evening in Eastern Humboldt. All four were a quarter acre in size.

Cal Fire responded just after ten Tuesday morning East of Weitchpec in the Tulley Creek area with ground and air units. They were assisted by the U.S. Forest Service along with the Hoopa, Orleans and Yurok Fire Departments. Fire personnel will c monitor the...

CRESCENT CITY - Two Del Norte County residents pled guilty Tuesday for conspiring to illegally take salmon for profit.

23-year old Douglas Rice and 20-year old Lillian Goodenough, both of Crescent City were accused of numerous acts of illegal harvesting and sales of salmon and Dungeness crab. Rice will serve 30-days in jail for the felony charge and cannot own any fishing equipment or...

FORTUNA - It was all about the kids Tuesday evening as “Rodeo Week” ramped up in the Friendly City.

Fortuna has been celebrating the rodeo for ninety four years and Tuesday is always for the kids. Redwood Shopping Center sponsored the event and young and old enjoyed the firefighter relays, the petting zoo, wax hands, a bounce house and plenty of food.

Tomorrow, the Carnival and...

ARCATA - Wednesday night the Arcata City Council will receive a recommendation to restructure it’s liability obligations to the California Public Employee Retirement System or CalPERS.

The city’s contract with CalPERS provides retirement benefits for employees. As part of the contract, the city is obligated to pay Unfunded Accrued Actuarial Liability, with a balance of almost $17...

MCKINLEYVILLE - Firefighters got a unique opportunity in McKinleyville Tuesday as part of the Arcata Fire District’s first live fire training in almost five years.

Firefighters of all ages were suited up and ready to take the heat as they conquered various fire scenarios in the live fire training.

“When you experience it and you feel the heat radiating from the fire, you have the...

EUREKA- Suicide is the leading cause of death in jails across the country. Here at home, deputies say they're seeing a rise in attempts at the Humboldt County Correctional Facility.

After an attempt to take his own life on Sunday, an inmate was in critical condition Tuesday; the Humboldt County jail adding another tally to the growing list of suicide attempts at the facility. So far...

EUREKA- A local school was the target of a burglary Monday morning. Thieves attempted to steal a bag of basketballs, weights, scientific scales and a gas can.

Robert Cordero, 20, of Eureka was arrested Monday around 6:30 a.m. He and another suspect on a bike were allegedly seen taking the items from a shed at Alice Birney School in Eureka.

According to police, an employee and...