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NORTH COAST - Commercial crabbers have been placing gear all day, but not all crews can get to work.

Boats moored in Trinidad and Crescent City have been dropping pots since 8:00 Monday morning. Crab-lovers can expect to pay $7.00 to $9.00 a pound when it goes on sale. In spite of some predicted bad weather, fishermen in those harbors are getting ready to work on December 1st...

Post date: Mon, 11/28/2016 - 16:32

EUREKA - Trucks and equipment surround Eureka’s Sequoia Park for Disney’s upcoming production of the children’s classic, A Wrinkle in Time.

Crews will prepare the location for the next few days and begin filming later this week.

Residents near Sequoia Park have been notified of road closures and potential disruptions to traffic.

Cars will not be allowed in the park....

Post date: Mon, 11/28/2016 - 16:30

MCKINLEYVILLE - The governing board for the McKinleyville Community Services District is looking to fill a vacant seat.

Helen Edwards recently retired from her position on the five member board of directors, because she moved out of the area.

This leaves one open seat to be filled and people can be nominated between now and December 16. Individuals who wish to be considered must...

Post date: Mon, 11/28/2016 - 16:13


Post date: Mon, 11/28/2016 - 12:21

The governor’s tree mortality task force is continuing their efforts to keep large amounts of trees from dying-off. The Humboldt Bay Municipal Water Officials share that the reservoir is now topped off with water. Eureka High School received a grant $350,00.00 that is to go towards the school’s library. A woman who became the first female recipient of a hand transplant was finally released...

Post date: Sun, 11/27/2016 - 19:19

A man is found dead in a hotel room at Blue Lake Casino. Mendocino County Sheriff's deputies arrest an Arcata man as a suspect in a murder case. The Salvation Army holds a "Kettle Queen" competition. Eureka Main Streets holds the annual snow ball drop as part of small business Saturday. Also as part of small business Saturday, Stonesthrow Boutique holds a fashion show.

Post date: Sat, 11/26/2016 - 18:18

CUBA - The BBC is reporting that former Cuba President, Fidel Castro has died. State TV provided no further details.

Castro ruled Cuba as a one-party state for almost half a century before handing the reins of power over to his brother, Raul in 2008.

His supporter praised him as a man who had given Cuba back to the people. But, his detractors accused him of brutally suppressing...

Post date: Fri, 11/25/2016 - 22:17

FORTUNA - The fire that destroyed a single story structure in Rohner Park in Fortuna was estimated to cause $17,000 of damage.

Law enforcement believes it was intentionally set on November 3. The building was a storage unit that housed field equipment, netting, baseball uniforms and batting practice gear.

So far, police have not found a suspect.

The fire didn’t go...

Post date: Fri, 11/25/2016 - 21:40