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Pedestrian hit and killed along Highway 101 near Eureka. Scientists are conducting research on Castle Rock in Crescent City. The deadline to submit your taxes is this Monday. Foster homes are needed in Humboldt County. Native Plant Week kicks off. HSU Mycology Club hosts its Spring Mushroom Fair. Yurok Tribe to host conference in hopes of getting more food options in the region.

Post date: Sun, 04/17/2016 - 16:34

EUREKA- A pedestrian was killed late Saturday night after the victim was hit by a car on Highway 101 south of Eureka near Herrick Avenue.
It happened at around 11 pm on the soundbound lanes.

The crash is under investigation by the California Highway Patrol.


Post date: Sun, 04/17/2016 - 00:54

DEL NORTE COUNTY- Authorities have recovered a car that went off Highway 199 into the Smith River two days ago. A single female was also inside.

A driver reported seeing the back end of the vehicle going into the Smith River around 11:30 Thursday morning. Recovery efforts were put on hold Thursday afternoon and Friday due to dangerous water conditions for the divers. The Del Norte...

Post date: Sat, 04/16/2016 - 17:39

Vehicle submerged in Smith River recovered by authorities. Congressman Huffman visits Eureka to recognize Korean War veterans. More than 1,200 Willow Creek residents were without power. Godwit Days is in full swing offering over 100 field trips for bird enthusiasts. The 2nd Annual Cannifest kicks off at Redwood Acres. National Parks are free all week long. Volunteers remove invasive plants in...

Post date: Sat, 04/16/2016 - 17:33

ARCATA - Students at HSU joined hundreds of thousands of other students in a national day of silence for the LGBT community.

The student-led national event brings attention to anti-LGBT name-calling, bullying and harassment in schools. Students in middle school to college take a vow of silence in an effort to encourage everyone to address the problem of anti-LGBT behavior by...

Post date: Sat, 04/16/2016 - 00:10

FRESHWATER - Does Bigfoot exist? Well, a lot of folks with open minds went to be educated on the phenomena at the Freshwater Grange Friday night.

Dr. Richard Stepp in lucid and scientific fashion presented some evidence regarding the large ape-like creature… and that he believes Bigfoot is an omnivore. Stepp is a professor emeritus from HSU and was a physicist and meteorologist.  He’s...

Post date: Fri, 04/15/2016 - 23:55

HUMBOLDT COUNTY - If you are a senior and express yourself artistically, the Area 1 Agency on Aging wants to hear from you.

The agency is partnering with the Ink People for the 4th annual “Being Here Now Senior Art Show” to celebrate Older Americans Month which begins in May. This will be a judged event for painters with cash prizes for first, second and third place.


Post date: Fri, 04/15/2016 - 23:36

EUREKA - Phase 2 in the Gary Bullock trial took a turn Friday morning when he decided to withdraw his plea of not guilty by reason of insanity. Bullock was found guilty on Monday of the torture and murder of St. Bernard's priest Father Eric Freed.

The sanity phase was supposed to start Thursday with Bullock's Attorney Kaleb Cockrum expected to call a psychiatrist to the stand to speak...

Post date: Fri, 04/15/2016 - 18:40