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We have more information on the shooting in Shelter Cove. The Humboldt County Sheriff’s office has identified the suspect accused of shooting a deputy in the chest as 55-year-old William Nelson. Authorities surrounded the suspects home taking every precaution during the search.

It all started just before 3 Tuesday afternoon, when two sheriff deputies served an eviction notice at a home...

News Channel 3's Monica Jacquez was in Shelter Cove and talked to Humboldt County Sheriff Mike Downey on the situation involving the officer involved shooting. 

The following is from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

On Tuesday, at approximately 2:45 p.m., a Humboldt...

EUREKA- Dozens had the chance to have an up close look at the four Humboldt County District Attorney Candidates at a forum held on Tuesday by the non-partisan organization The League of Women Voters.  The audience was made up of mostly seniors. The moderator of the forum, Byrd Lochtie, who is also a Board Member of the League of Women Voters, says seniors face multiple issues in the area....

SHELTER COVE- Sheriff Mike Downey has confirmed that a Sheriff's Deputy has been shot and wounded in the Shelter Cove area in what Sheriff Downey calls a "tactical situation." The deputy was shot when shots were exchanged. He was wearing a bullet proof vest and received some bruising and a sprained ankle. Swat team is in route to Shelter Cove where the suspect could be in a house. Downey said...

A 60-year-old Trinity County woman is discovered 60 feet over an embankment Tuesday off Highway 299. According to the California Highway Patrol, Paula Whitten was uninjured when Apex Construction and
Caltrans crews rescued her off the south edge of Highway 299 West of Willow Creek.
 
The CHP says Whitten was driving west on 299 Monday morning when for...
From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
After attending community forums and speaking with the Humboldt County Chiefs of Police, County Counsel and Humboldt County Mental Health, Humboldt County Sheriff Michael Downey has implemented a Pre-Release Verification Form, along with other changes regarding nighttime releases.
 
The new...

If you’re a salmon enthusiast and a fan of the Eel River, the Eel River Recovery Project will hold a meeting on Tuesday, May 6th at the Monday Club in Fortuna.

The meeting begins at 6:30 pm and will include discussions of the recent 2013-14 chinook salmon monitoring results as well as plans  to continue monitoring the pike minnow for 2014. Also, underwater video of salmon and...

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