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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...

MAD RIVER- A suspect who shot and killed a man in Mad River and injured another is on the loose.

The Trinity County Sheriff’s Office confirms 62-year-old Mad River resident Steven Line, Sr. was killed at the scene. Community members say he loved to help people and he “didn’t deserve this.”  They also say they are outraged as a community. The other victim’s identity has not been...

LOLETA- After two years of planning, construction is now underway on the Bear River Recreation Center.

“It’s another amenity to our entertainment options at the Bear River Casino Hotel but it’s also a venue and an outlet for tribal members to use for recreation purposes. And we’re also excited to be able to offer it to the public so it will be another facility that Humboldt County...