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NORTH COAST- With the upcoming 2014 election around the corner, the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors will discuss a campaign finance reform at tomorrow’s meeting.
 
Currently the county has no cap for donations or monetary contributions made to a specific campaign, however, some have said without a cap on funds, political races can become unfair. On Tuesday...
The following is a press release from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:
 
On 2-22-2014, at approximately 9:38 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a possible bomb at the Winship Middle School campus. 
 
The reporting party told Sheriff’s Dispatch they saw two, (2)  liter sized bottles filled with liquid near the...

EUREKA- Eureka officials expect the selection for the next City Manager to be made this week.

One local candidate and two from out of the area will be interviewed at a special session at Eureka City Hall on Wednesday morning.  A panel of community members and local city managers will interview the candidates and make their recommendations.  The city council will then interview the...

EUREKA- The Eureka Volunteer Patrol has logged about 54,000 hours of volunteer time assisting the Eureka Police Department.  Now, officials with the EPD say they are looking to double the number of volunteers for the patrol. 

Jack Hopkins is an original member of the Eureka Volunteer Patrol.  He joined more than 18 years ago, when he was a general contractor.

"I've always been...

SO. HUMBOLDT- A Whitethorn man was flown to a Redding hospital after crashing his motorcycle in southern Humboldt. California Highway Patrol said Joshua Orion, 26, was driving eastbound on Mattole Road and veered off of the road, and then crashed into a telephone pole. According to CHP he was wearing his helmet but suffered a broken femur. Orion was life-flighted to Mercy Medical Center in...

EUREKA- Humboldt County has the only accredited FBI bomb squad in the tri-county area that includes surrounding Mendocino, Del Notre, and Trinity Counties. They are assigned to defuse explosive devices, but in order to disarm those explosives; they rely on necessary equipment to help them complete their job. A recently purchased x-ray machine is latest version of technology that the squad...
From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
On 2-24-2014, at approximately 10:45 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a trespassing in progress occurring on Spears Avenue, Eureka. A property owner reported he owned a small cabin on Spears Road and a neighbor called the property owner reporting trespassers were on his property. The neighbor...
From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
On 2-22-2014, at approximately 4:30 p.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was notified of an assault by an arrow that occurred at approximately 2:50 p.m. A deputy met with the 17 year old and 19 year old females, who both reside in Eureka. They told the deputy they were walking near the intersection of Myrtle...

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