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ARCATA- Two brand new buses will start picking up riders in Arcata starting Monday. The two state of the art buses were purchased by the city through a $2 million dollar grant to improve transportation.

The buses have a more modern look and feature a larger and wider windshield that provides more visibility for drivers. The buses burn clean diesel, meet modern clean air requirements and...

EUREKA- As weather gets warmer, farmers’ markets are popping up across Humboldt County. 

It’s the first week of June, and North Coast Growers Association Farmers’ Markets in Eureka will be held twice a week until October.  Shoppers say farmers’ markets always have their favorites.

"Fruit, strawberries, and flowers, of course, I love to garden.  And juicing products, like beats,...

The Velo Club is in its first year at Winship Middle School in Eureka and members of the club recently competed in the annual Human Powered Challenge in Portland.

A Velomobile is a bicycle with a shell over it in order to make it more aerodynamic. Over Memorial Day Weekend, six students from Winship Middle School had the chance to compete in the Human Powered Challenge at the Portland...

GARBERVILLE- An exit off Highway 101 in Garberville will be closed for five hours on Friday.

Caltrans has worked on an emergency drainage repair project at the northbound 639A exit to Garberville off Highway 101 since last month. Officials say a culvert collapsed out of the ends of the roadway and caused structural instability underneath the ramp. On Friday, from 7 a.m. Until noon, the...

DEL NORTE COUNTY- A Crescent City man is in the intensive care unit after he was shot in the hip with a handgun. The victim, Ronnie Meyer Sr. told the Del Norte County Sheriff’s Office it was 31-year-old Michael Loftin, also of Crescent City, who shot him after a verbal argument broke out over a truck.
 
It happened on Tuesday night around 10:30 p.m. in the 1200...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Maggie Fleming will be the next Humboldt County District Attorney.

Fleming received 61 percent of the vote, with more than 13,000 votes in total.  In second place was Elan Firpo, with almost 26 percent of the vote.  Allan Dollison received just over 8 percent and Arnie Klein had almost 5 percent. Fleming spent 25 years as a Deputy District Attorney and has served as the...

The man accused of committing murder and arson in Garberville pled not guilty to all charges in court on Wednesday.

Benjamin Carter is accused of fatally shooting 36-year-old Zachery Chapman in Garberville last April, as well as setting fire to a residence. Carter was arrested in Arizona last month after the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office notified U.S. Marshals that Carter was in Lake...

EUREKA- Final steps were taken Tuesday night to put an ordinance on the November ballot that would raise Eureka’s minimum wage.

Last year, city council members voted to put the Eureka Fair Wage Act on the November ballot.  If passed, the ordinance would increase the minimum wage for businesses that have 25 or more employees and are within Eureka City limits.  The act also would make...

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