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"Last night, detectives from the Arcata Police Department arrested three people in connection with the November 25 stabbing death of Douglas Anderson-Jordet," said Arcata Police Chief Tom Chapman. 24-year-old Sophie Buttercup Rocheleau of Arcata, 28-year-old Nicholas Benjamin Stoiber of Arcata, and 35-year-old Juan Joseph...
NORTH COAST- Effective Jan. 1 bus fares in the Willow Creek area and in southern Humboldt will increase. On Tuesday the Board of Supervisors passed the proposed rise in cost. In Oct. the Department of Public Works said they received a letter from the Humboldt Transit Authority stating medical premium rates to all of its employees were going to increase by 29 percent come Jan 1, and to help...
EUREKA- It has been two years since AB109 took effect in the state and today Humboldt County's Chief Probation Officer presented to the board of supervisors a county update. In that update there was three main points discussed but a major focus of the presentation was about the specific programs in place for released offenders, programs that address mental health, alcohol and drug needs....
EUREKA-For the first time one of the victims involved in a crossbow shooting in the Samoa dunes took the stand Tuesday morning.
 
The suspect, Phoenix King, 20 appeared in court for day one of his preliminary hearing and for the first time since the incident he came face to face again with one of the victims, Matthew Lewis, 41. According to police, in Sept. King...

Senior citizens are involved in the most traffic collisions across the country. California Highway Patrol officials are working to educate seniors and their family about the warning signs that they should not drive anymore.

Warning signs include: disorientation, forgetting basic driving skills, difficulty operating vehicle, weaving between lanes, and getting pulled over frequently....

The man arrested for allegedly robbing an Arcata bank is the suspect in another bank robbery in Santa Rosa. Stephen Long, from Maine, was arrested by Arcata Police at a motel in town two and a half hours after allegedly robbing Bank of America.

Long allegedly walked into Bank of America at 4:47 p.m. approached a bank teller and presented a note demanding money. Long left the bank with...

The Arcata man found unresponsive on 12th and H Street in Arcata died as a result of a single stab wound to the heart. The Humboldt Coroner's Office conducted an autopsy on Douglas Allen Anderson-Jordet Saturday that revealed the cause of the man's death.

Anderson-Jordet was found unresponsive by Arcata Police at 1:25 p.m. Monday morning. Arcata Police said the case is still under...

DEL NORTE COUNTY- A pay increase has been approved for Del Norte County employees. County supervisors ratified an agreement that will provide nearly 300 county employees with a 5 percent cost-of-living pay increase. Starting in July of 2014, workers will see a 3 percent increase that will continue to rise over 3-years. 
However county officials tell us that along with the pay...

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