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EUREKA – Family and friends gathered at the Humboldt Senior Resource Center to celebrate Labor Day. This occasion is to commemorate the Labor Day Movement and is dedicated to the economical and social justice achieved by American workers. Contributions from hard workers are factors, which contributed to the strength of our county.
 
Over 85 people showed up to the...
Post date: Fri, 09/02/2016 - 17:19

FORTUNA - So far, the friendly city has four applicants for City Manager. A special meeting is scheduled for Tuesday to discuss the search.

Those four submissions have come in just the last few days. Current City Manager Regan Candelario announced he accepted a new position in mid-August and his last day will be September 30th.

This Tuesday in closed session, council...

Post date: Fri, 09/02/2016 - 17:17

ARCATA - A 28-year old Polish woman’s bail is set at 1-million dollars after being accused of willfully harming her 2-month old child and causing her death. Ewa Misztal was arrested by Arcata Police

Last Saturday morning around 11:30, an unknown caller reported an unresponsive child. The infant was transported to the hospital and Misztal was taken into custody for alleged felony child...

Post date: Thu, 09/01/2016 - 22:29

EUREKA  - Would you like to see a full sized swimming pool in Eureka? Well, a public meeting will be held in Old Town to share ideas and come up with a plan to establish a fitness and swimming place to learn play and compete.

Those interested in creating a Eureka Aquatic Center will meet Friday night from 7 to 8 pm at Old Town Coffee and Chocolates on F Street between 2nd and 3rd. This...

Post date: Thu, 09/01/2016 - 21:43

MENDOCINO COUNTY - The Humboldt County Sheriff’s bomb squad gave aid to the Mendocino Sheriff’s Department after two explosive devices were found.

Around 12:30 Thursday afternoon, authorities responded to the 31000-block of Thomas Lane in Fort Bragg. A resident was going through some World War 2 memorabilia of a deceased relative and found two grenades; one appearing to be a live...

Post date: Thu, 09/01/2016 - 21:30

EUREKA - A Federal Judge ruled Thursday that the parents of Thomas McClain, the 22-year old who was shot by a Eureka Police officer in 2014 may proceed with a civil suit claiming improper use of deadly force.

A wrongful death suit was filed last year by parents, Lance McClain and Jeanne Barragan. The Humboldt County District Attorney’s Office did not file any charges against police...

Post date: Thu, 09/01/2016 - 21:22

CALIFORNIA- In an effort to keep people safe, the California Highway Patrol will be conducting a maximum enforcement period over the Labor Day weekend.

The period will start at 6:01 p.m. Friday and end at 11:59 p.m. Monday. Officers will be looking for those driving under the influence, and help commuters on the road who need assistance.During last year's Labor Day weekend, CHP made...

Post date: Thu, 09/01/2016 - 18:37

KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST- Yet again, the Gap Fire on Klamath National Forest has increased overnight. Smoke monitors were deployed throughout the area to monitor air levels that have grown to unhealthy levels.

The fire, which started from unknown reasons, is burning over 17,000 acres. It's 10% contained with over 1800 fire officials on scene. A closure was put into affect Wednesday for...

Post date: Thu, 09/01/2016 - 18:32