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Del Norte County - With the election less than twenty four hours away, Del Norte County is gearing up for some important races.

There will be two run off’s for Sheriff and Superior Court Judge. The Sheriff’s race will pit Erik Apperson against incumbent, Dean Wilson and the Superior Court race has appointed Judge Chris Doehle against Darren McElfresh.

Two seats for Crescent City’...

EUREKA - Voting is difficult as is. Understanding and formulating educated opinions on the propositions, the measures, and the candidates can be demanding. But for some in Humboldt County, there’s an added challenge.

“We have never had them. We never had Spanish ballots in Humboldt county,” Carolyn Crnich, Registrar of Voters for Humboldt County, said.

Humboldt County is one of...

EUREKA - Growing GMO’s in Humboldt could be a thing of the past if Measure P passes in Tuesday’s election.

The ordinance would prevent propagating, cultivating, raising and growing genetically modified organisms if passed.

The measure would regulate farmers from growing GMO’s, but they could still be sold in Humboldt County. Mendocino and Trinity counties have adopted a similar...

KLAMATH- The Yurok Tribe is working to complete two additional construction projects in addition to their hotel and casino.

Tribal officials said the region has not seen this much development since before the 1964 flood.

The hotel was completed this year and now construction continues on two projects. The Yurok Visitors Center is close to completion. The center will feature...

ARCATA- A Eureka man on probation is back in custody after allegedly having a loaded semi-automatic handgun in his vehicle.

At 4 a.m. Saturday in Arcata, Joseph Greek was pulled over on the 1600 block of Giuntoli Lane for expired registration.

Greek had several felony warrants for his arrest, for the illegal possession of a firearm and is on Humboldt County Probation.

In...

ARCATA-A 44-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly having $1,250 worth of methamphetamine in his possession after a traffic stop.

An Arcata Police Officer conducted the traffic stop on the 1600 block of G Street at 9:20 p.m. Sunday. The registered owner, Billy Rutherford, had a warrant for his arrest.

During the search of the vehicle, officers allegedly found a small amount...

EUREKA- An ordinance designed to curb underage drinking in Eureka could be adopted at Tuesday’s city council meeting.

The Humboldt Allies for Substance Abuse Prevention and the Eureka Police Department collaborated to draft the ordinance. The Social Host Ordinance would impose escalating fines on adults found responsible for allowing underage drinking, such as the host of a party....

EUREKA- A transient man is charged with armed robbery and possession of heroin following a reported shoplifting at a department store in Eureka.

On Sunday, after 1:30 p.m., officers with the Eureka Police Department responded to Kohl’s at Bayshore Mall. Employees told police that Jordan Steele shoplifted two pairs of sweat pants from the store. They told police that when they attempted...