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TRINIDAD- To reduce pollutants from entering the bay, the City of Trinidad will undergo a Stormwater Improvement Project over the summer.

Preliminary stages of construction are underway. The project includes installation of storm drain inlets, piping and underground infiltration chambers for multiple streets.  Officials with GHD, the engineers for the city, say construction must be done...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- The Humboldt County Library is introducing a new program funded by the state.

The Zip Books Project can now get books the library currently doesn’t have to patrons faster than ever. In the program, the library orders books and audio books through Amazon.com or other third party vendors, and then delivers them to patrons as soon as three days later. The library can add...

From CAL FIRE: 
 
Petrolia – At approximately 7:30 p.m. on May 26, 2014 a fire in driftwood was reported in the Mattole Beach area. The Petrolia Fire Department and CAL FIRE responded with fire engines and handcrews from High Rock Conservation Camp. 
The fire burned a little less than three acres in driftwood and grass before being contained early...

RUTH LAKE- Boats filled the water over Memorial Day weekend at Ruth Lake as the start of the summer season began.

"Ruth Lake is one of the few Northern California lakes that is full to capacity," said Debbie Fackrell, Boating Safety Officer from the Trinity County Sheriff's Office. Fackrell said that this year's holiday weekend has been the busiest.

With that in mind, she said,...

FERNDALE- This year’s Kinetic Grand Championship has come to an end. Racers crossed the finish line in Ferndale on Monday.

Kinetic pilots say the race being over is a bittersweet feeling.

“You build up to this monumentous event and you do it and it's going to set in that this is over," Brian “The Fun Guy” Slayton, the Captain of “Hell on Axles.”

But pilots had the chance...

FERNDALE- America’s veterans were honored with a Memorial Day Parade, which has been held in Ferndale since 1886.

Veterans from every American war since World War II marched down Main Street. Those veterans include members of the Vietnam Veterans of America, the American Legion, the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Ladies Auxiliary, and the Native Sons of the Golden West joined in on...

EUREKA- There are 58,195 names on the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial Wall in Washington D.C. Fifty-two of those names are of Humboldt County residents. On Monday more than 400 people gathered at Ocean View Cemetery to honor those fallen soldiers, as well as all American veterans.

“Sometimes it's difficult because we remember those we cared about so much and served together with,” Vietnam...

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