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GASQUET- The Del Norte County Sheriff’s Office confirms that a man’s body was found this afternoon on a trail off French Hill Road near Gasquet. The body was found on top of a sleeping bag by two hikers. At this point deputies believe no foul play is involved. It’s unknown how long the body had been in the area. An autopsy is scheduled next week. We’ll share any new information as it becomes...

California State Park officials are closing the Newton B. Drury Parkway to nighttime access beginning March 1st.

Park officials say the closure is due to an increase in wood poaching crimes occurring along the parkway. Much of the illegal poaching occurs at night. It usually involves cutting burl and bunion growths from both standing and fallen old-growth redwood trees. It is...

EUREKA- Some wonder what it is like watching a movie as a blind person, but Eureka resident James Forbes and President of Humboldt Blind Council says he enjoys movies differently than the way sighted viewers do, in a different king of way using the film’s sound to tell the story, 
 
"I can't even put it into words really," he said.
 
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EUREKA- Relay For Life is a few months away but already a North Coast team is raising funds for the cause.
 
The stylist and workers at Elke’s in Eureka kicked off their fundraising efforts today called "Shear For A Cure." Baked goods lined the store and raffle tickets along with clothing were up for sale. The team says they hope to hold a "Shear For A Cure" event...

EUREKA- The birthday of the beloved children’s author, Dr. Seuss, is on Sunday.  On Friday, students at Washington Elementary School in Eureka took part in the National Education Association’s Reading Across America Day.

Students at Washington Elementary School enjoy a good book for a variety of reasons.

"I know that reading helps you spell better and it helps your brain," said...

SCOTIA- The Scotia Community Services District will start taking over property and funds from the company town as the final process of transferring the company to the district begins.

"It won't be a company town any longer," said Town of Scotia President, Frank Shaw Bacik. The town is one of the last company towns in the nation, where a the individual company owned every piece of...

EUREKA- If you have ever wanted to be a train engineer, you have the chance to learn how on Saturday in Eureka.

The Timber Heritage Association, a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving Humboldt County’s logging history, is holding a training session for people to learn how to operate two of the oldest operational locomotives in the country. 

People learning to be...

EUREKA- Six local educators were awarded iPads and cash prizes to help teach autistic students in the classroom. Families Advocating Autism Now awarded the teachers Thursday night.

Fatima Naylor, the Director of FAAN said iPad's touch screen and color displays can help students with autism. Teachers said they can use different apps to teach students interactively in classrooms.

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