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Eureka - A soldier who lost his life in Afghanistan has come home to his final resting place.

26-year old Christopher Mulalley, a sergeant in the US Army who was killed in Afghanistan last month has made it home. Family, friends and other soldiers escorted Mulalley’s body from Travis Air Force Base to Eureka arriving just before 7:30 pm Tuesday at Pierce Mortuary. Close to 100 people...


EUREKA- The body of a soldier from Eureka who died in Afghanistan came home on Tuesday. 

Twenty-six year old Christopher Mulalley died in Gardez, Afghanistan on August 22nd.  He leaves behind a wife and two sons.  He graduated from Eureka High School in 2006, and then joined the Army as an infantryman.  During his time in the Army, Sgt. Mulalley served one deployment in Iraq...


EUREKA- On Tuesday, unions representing the Eureka Police Department, Humboldt Bay Fire, and staff with the City of Eureka demonstrated their approval of Measure Q.

Tuesday was the kick-off event for the “Yes on Q” Campaign. Measure Q would extend the existing Measure O, which brings an extra $4 million annually to the Eureka budget for another five years.  Currently, ½ of one percent...


NORTH COAST- On Tuesday and Wednesday, air quality could be unhealthy for sensitive individuals near Orleans, Hoopa, Willow Creek, Somes Bar and Weaverville.  In addition, a General Smoke Advisory is in effect for Humboldt, Del Norte and Trinity Counties.  The smoke is now traveling to the west.  Air quality officials have tips you can follow to stay safe during smoky conditions.



EUREKA- The 13th anniversary of September 11th is coming up, and the Eureka Police Department is honoring the first responders who died on that day.

During September, most officers in the department will be wearing 9/11 commemorative badges, which officers had to individually purchase from the 9/11 Badge Project.  This marks the first year the EPD will be wearing...


CRESCENT CITY- Del Norte County has a new Director of Health and Human Services.

At the Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday, Barbara Pierson was named for the position.  Pierson moved to the North Coast in 2004.  She has been working in healthcare for 30 years, and was most recently the Behavioral Health Director of Lassen County for two years.  She also served as the Clinic Manager...


HUMBOLDT COUNT- After 18-days of extra patrols, the Avoid the 8 DUI campaign has made 64 arrests.

The Driver Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign, started on August 15th and was completed by midnight on Labor day.

Law enforcement arrested 11 more individuals over the same period last year. 75 were arrested in 2013.


ARCATA- While conducting a stolen bicycle sting Tuesday morning, the Arcata Police Department caught a man spraying graffiti on a local business.

According to the department, officers in and out of uniform, were working to get a stolen bicycle back near the 600 block of F Street. While conducting surveillance of the "bait" bicycle, officers saw an adult male leave a business and spray...