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EUREKA-We reported that the Samoa Drag Strip had $10,000 worth of equipment stolen from their storage.

Now, we're finding out that the Redwood Sports Car Club was also burglarized. They had their shed next to the Samoa Drag Strip storage. President Tina Johnson said burglars broke in through a tight window on the side and took at least $800 worth of equipment.

If anyone has any...

Post date: Fri, 05/27/2016 - 17:23

EUREKA- Seasonal firefighters are returning to work for Cal Fire as fire season is right around the corner.

A week-long rehire training academy continued Friday at the Hilfiker Site marking a fresh start for firefighters who have been off all winter. It's a chance to test skills before they are cleared for regular duties.

This includes putting on their structure & wildland...

Post date: Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:07

EUREKA- Memorial Day weekend has arrived. It's the unofficial kick off to summer, but most of all it's a time to honor American soldiers who died serving our country.

At the Ocean View Cemetery in Eureka efforts are underway to recruit volunteers to assist with placing flags on the graves of our local veterans. The American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars are spearheading the...

Post date: Fri, 05/27/2016 - 15:01

NORTH COAST - Most of you have heard by now about the death of beloved former 1st District Supervisor and Harbor Commissioner, Jimmy Smith Monday after a long illness

This is just a reminder; a celebration of his life will be held Friday at 5 pm at the boat launch facility on Railroad Avenue in Fields Landing. Back in October of 2014 it was named in Jimmy’s honor. Smith served as...

Post date: Thu, 05/26/2016 - 23:29

NORTH COAST - He made a promise to folks in Eureka that funding would be coming and sure enough it is.

2nd District State Senator, Mike McGuire announced Thursday 1-million dollars was authorized by the state Coastal Conservancy to help construct 3.75 miles of the new the Eureka Waterfront Trail.

McGuire credited a collaborative effort by many people who helped move...

Post date: Thu, 05/26/2016 - 22:28

CARLOTTA - Law enforcement serves a search warrant and finds a closed loop butane honey oil hash lab in a detached garage in Carlotta.

Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies located large amounts of butane, indicia, documentation of sales, digital scales, a firearm, BHO product and over 730 pounds of marijuana shake.

No suspects were located but arrest warrants will be issued. The...

Post date: Thu, 05/26/2016 - 22:14

EUREKA - Science students at Winship Middle School were getting their hands dirty Thursday with help from local Kohl’s employees. 

Sixth through eighth graders moved brush, branches and logs to clear out a forest area behind the school, which will make way for a new trail. Winship currently has three trails but aims to extend them around the campus, while creating an outdoor activity...

Post date: Thu, 05/26/2016 - 17:31

FERNDALE-There's a new dairy princess in Humboldt.

Ferndale High School student Genevieve Regli was recently crowned in front of 300 dairy industry members. She grew up on an organic Jersey dairy run by her family. She also has her own company, Green Grass Veal. Regli has her state Future Farmers of America degree and was elected north coast regional president. Her role as the new...

Post date: Thu, 05/26/2016 - 17:24