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NORTH COAST-The burn suspension has been lifted for Humboldt, Del Norte and Western Trinity County. 

CalFire officials are now allowing residents to burn items as we start to see cooler temperatures. They are asking individuals to be cautious and aware at all times. The burning of trash, processed wood or other types of debris are not allowed. If the fire escapes the persons control...

Post date: Tue, 10/04/2016 - 17:15

NORTH COAST-Department Of Health And Human Services provided an informational session for medical staff in Humboldt County, discussing HIV and AIDS preventative medicine. 

The training was held at the Humboldt Aquatic Center. Guest speaker and licensed marriage therapist Damon Jacobs presented the pros and cons of pre-exposure prophylaxis, also known as PrEP. It’s a pill called Truvada...

Post date: Tue, 10/04/2016 - 17:11

ARCATA - Grammy award winning composer Libby Larsen is on the North Coast this week, sharing her knowledge with students as composer in residence at Humboldt State University.

While there she will meet with students and faculty to talk music, rhythm, and all that's in between.

"I hope to get to know each of the young composers through their music, and establish a kind of rapport...

Post date: Tue, 10/04/2016 - 16:25

CUTTEN - Cutten will be getting a new traffic signal after the project bid was awarded Tuesday morning by the Board of Supervisors to Wahlund Construction.

The intersection is at Walnut and Fern streets, and currently provides a four way crosswalk for pedestrians. The new project will install a new stop light, as well as dedicated left turn lanes on Walnut street.

The hope is...

Post date: Tue, 10/04/2016 - 16:17

HUMBOLDT COUNTY-It's National Crime Prevention Month. The NCP Council has information on how you can get involved, along with a list of resources posted on their website; That includes preventing identity theft, gang violence, and drug abuse.

The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office is also getting involved by offering some tips. To help prevent vehicle burglary they advise people to take...

Post date: Tue, 10/04/2016 - 15:15

ARCATA- The Arcata Police Department may be getting some new vehicles.

City Council just has to approve it during their meeting Wednesday night. The two vehicles will be 2017 Ford SUV's. Each one will cost around $30,000, with a total amount of over $60,000. Also on the agenda, council will consider adopting changes in an ordinance pertaining to non-medical marijuana. 

To hear...

Post date: Tue, 10/04/2016 - 15:06

EUREKA- A Eureka man is wanted by the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office. This isn't the first time he's been in trouble with the law. 

28-year-old Joshua Wentworth was arrested last year after he was found with drugs and a handgun.. He was also believed to be involved in a string of residential burglaries. Now, a convicted felon, Wentworth is on the lose and wanted for a long list of...

Post date: Tue, 10/04/2016 - 15:01

GASQUET- A dead woman found in a vehicle over an embankment has been identified. It was located off Highway 199 in Del Norte County. 

43-year-old Mary Lynn Dezern, a former Humboldt County Correctional Officer from Eureka, was driving to Oregon. Officials said she never made it to her destination and went missing. Monday afternoon, CHP responded to a rural area between Gasquet and...

Post date: Tue, 10/04/2016 - 14:58