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FORTUNA- Candidate for State Senate Mike McGuire met with business owners this afternoon at a Fortuna Chamber of Commerce meeting. The candidate was there to discuss his candidacy for the position and answer members questions.

McGuire is a democrat currently serving as a Supervisor of Sonoma County. He is running for the second district, which includes Marin, Mendocino, Lake, Humboldt,...

FORTUNA- While most of their classmates had Ceasar Chavez day off from school, almost a hundred Humboldt State Students were volunteering at Miranda's Rescue. All the students are members of the campus' Youth Educational Services, a network of 15 individual campus volunteer groups led by students.

The students volunteer for the Serve-a-thon every year by picking one local non-profit and...

Four men are arrested in Fortuna after police respond to a report of a verbal argument on Saturday night.  Charges for the men range from maintaining a drug house to possession of a taser by a felon. Plus, Humboldt County is working to acquire the McKay Tract Community...

NORTH COAST- A female called in a bomb threat at a Fortuna gas station after midnight Saturday. Fortuna Police surrounded the building to search for the device, but did not locate it. Plus, the jazz festival is in full swing bringing tourists into Eureka. In Arcata, the community shared seeds at the 16th...

The following is from the Fortuna Police Department:

On Saturday at approximately 12:29a.m. , an employee with the Fortuna Chevron contacted the Fortuna Police Department Communications Center regarding a bomb threat that the employee had just received. The employee advised that a female caller had phoned the business reporting that an “explosive device” had been placed into one of the...

Congressman Jared Huffman will be in Crescent City. Saturday, March 29th, he’s going to a Town Hall Meeting. The main topic of discussion will be Social Security and Medicare in Del Norte County.

The meeting will take place at the Educational Resource Center from 9:30 to 11 AM. Congressman Huffman is scheduled to talk about his efforts in congress to preserve and protect...

A man and a woman were arrested for multiple drug charges after Sheriff’s Deputies discover them parked with a blanket covering their windows. Deputies patrolling near the Fairhaven boat ramp, initiated contact with the occupants of the vehicle to check their welfare. The driver identified himself as 28-year old Dusty Wayne Titus on felony probation out of Siskiyou County. A female in the car...

SAMOA- Officials with the Environmental Protection Agency say the Samoa Pulp Mill is an accident waiting to happen.  Now, there is a collaborative effort to clean up the pulp mill.

At the request of the Humboldt Bay Harbor District, in September,  the Federal On-Scene Coordinator with the EPA’s Emergency Response Group for Region 9, Steve Calanog, assessed the Samoa Pulp Mill, which was...

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