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From the Eureka Police Department:

The Eureka Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating 15-year-old Thomas William Carlson who was reported missing on 04/08/14.  Thomas was last seen at Eureka High School on 04/07/14.  He left class upset and threw his books in the trash.  He has not been seen since.  A friend reported that he contacted her on Facebook and said...

From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
Based upon their investigation, Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Detectives have been able to identify Silverio Parro Snider Sanchez, 22 years old from Eureka, as being responsible for the intentional assault of a United States Forest Service Law Enforcement Agent on March 15th, 2014. Detectives are in the process of...
Correction from the HCSO: Brown is wanted for one murder out of Tennessee, not two. 
From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
Correction! Terrance Brown is only wanted for one murder. There was confusion over how Tennessee charges suspects which led  officers to believe he was wanted for a double murder

FORTUNA- Just in time for spring, the City of Fortuna will be offering compost for free.

It’s part of their Bio-Solids Management Plan. Quality Class A Compost will be given away for beneficial reuse as a soil amendment to your property or place of residence. Compost will be available beginning Monday, April 14th from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. each day for as long as the soil holds...

EUREKA-The trial for double murder suspect Bodhi Tree began Monday morning as both the prosecution and defense ironed out the details of how the trial will proceed.

Tree entered the courtroom wearing a lavender dress shirt, tucked into black slacks instead of an orange jump suit that he wears while in custody. Tree's defense requested that he dress in street clothes for the trial.


EUREKA- The deadline to file taxes is just over a week away and tax experts are encouraging those running late to file soon.

"It is definitely not too late," said John Fullerton a Certified Public Accountant with an office in Eureka.

Fullerton said people who haven't filed should get their paperwork into professionals because they, like him, are mostly booked. "I've been working...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Plans for the McKay Tract Community Forest in Eureka are moving forward.
The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors will hear the final update from staff at Tuesdays meeting. The proposed community forest is within an unincorporated area of the county just southeast of Eureka. The Green Diamond Company currently owns the property. Funding from...

EUREKA- A man whose life was spent serving the City of Eureka, former City Council Member Lance Madsen, passed away over the weekend at the age of 65. 

Flags in the City of Eureka are at half mast for the passing of Lance Madsen, former Eureka City Council member, police officer, business owner, husband and father, who died Saturday after suffering from health issues.

"You always...