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EUREKA- Three local women were recognized Wednesday for their contributions to the community.

It was part of the Henderson Center Kiwanis Second Annual Women in Business Luncheon. The event was sold out with more than 300 people packing the Adorni Center. Humboldt County District Attorney Maggie Flemming was the keynote speaker. Kate Russell with the North Coast Honor Flight was awarded...

Post date: Wed, 10/14/2015 - 17:29

From the Trinity County Sheriff's Office:

On October 13, 2015 at approximately 9:00 am the Trinity County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a missing adult male from the southern part of Trinity County identified as Shannon House. House walked away from his residence in the remote area of Trinity County on the evening of October 11, 2015 around 7:20 pm or the early morning hours of...

Post date: Wed, 10/14/2015 - 10:18

From the Eureka Police Department:

EUREKA- On 10/13/15 at about 8:30 p.m., Officers with the Eureka Police Department were dispatched to the 900 block of 4th Street for the report of an assault with what appeared to be a pipe.

Officers responded and found the suspect across the street waiting for officers near the entrance to the Humboldt County Correctional Facility....

Post date: Wed, 10/14/2015 - 10:17

From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

WILLOW CREEK- On Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at about 3:30 p.m. the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a call of a physical fight between a man and a woman at a residence on the 40500 block of Hwy 299, Willow Creek.  It was reported that one of the subjects had a baseball bat. 

Deputies arrived...

Post date: Wed, 10/14/2015 - 10:11

EUREKA - An international partnership between the North Coast and Mexico brought some new faces to Eureka Tuesday.

Each summer, local students travel to Oaxaca, Mexico for a college level immersion program. Seven professors and administrators from "Universidad Autonoma Benito Juarez De Oaxaca" arrived in Humboldt County Monday. Their visit is meant to strengthen ties between our...

Post date: Wed, 10/14/2015 - 00:02

Del Norte County - Authorities have released the name of the male victim in a crash north of Orick as 89-year old Russell Donahoo of Klamath.

Just before noon Monday, Donahoo was driving his Nissan truck near the north entrance of the Newton B. Drury Parkway and collided with a tree.  CHP says Donahoo wasn’t wearing a seat belt and died at the scene.

His passenger, 80-year old...

Post date: Tue, 10/13/2015 - 19:51

EUREKA - It’s been an unsolved case for nearly a decade and now a suspect is in custody. Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested a Fortuna man for a murder in 2007.

Stephanie Lee Fowler was reported missing May 26th of that year. Fowler’s skeletal remains were discovered in 2009 at an uninhabited structure on Old Indianola Road in Loleta.

Tuesday at 9 am, after a...

Post date: Tue, 10/13/2015 - 19:41

EUREKA - A Eureka man accused of sexually assaulting a victim at a downtown Eureka hotel was apprehended Tuesday.

23-year old Markis Shirley was arrested around 10:30 am following a foot chase near the 2500 block of Union Street. EPD says the suspect was spotted walking down Union Street prior to the chase.

He was booked into the Humboldt County Jail on sexual assault charges....

Post date: Tue, 10/13/2015 - 19:27