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BLUE LAKE - The California Redwood Company officially closed down operations last week at the 131 year old, Korbel sawmill. 

After continued layoffs at the mill since 2008, Korbel has closed it's doors and laid-off 106 personnel. Many employees have worked at the mill for decades and two employees, over 40 years. Green Diamond Resource who owns California Redwood Company says it’s human...

FORTUNA- Crime is on the rise in the Friendly City and local police say Prop 47 is to blame.

"We've kind of kept informal stats on crime related calls, burglaries drug possession, things along those lines and we're seeing pretty sharp uptick in those types of things," Fortuna Police Chief Bill Dobberstein said, "and I attribute that to the fact that when we arrest somebody for, lets say...

TRINIDAD- One suspect is at large after allegedly firing shots outside of Cher-Ae Heights Casino. Around 9:45 p.m. Sunday two men got into an argument inside the casino. The two went outside to continue the argument when one man pulled out a gun and fired. The victim was not hit.

The suspect fled on foot and may have gotten a ride out of the area. The victim identified the suspect as...

EUREKA- Humboldt County Supervisors will begin their mid-year budget review Tuesday, and although revenues have improved, the county's expenditures continue to grow.

According to Supervisor Rex Bohn, the county's budget is better than it has been, but no where as good as they'd like it to be. The county is currently functioning off of an operational deficit, with expenditures project to...

CARLOTTA- The heavy rains have stopped, but the challenges for some Carlotta residents have just begun. Two bridges have washed away on a road off of Highway 36, stranding 17 families in the process.

Bob Stanley left for work from his Carlotta home on Fox Creek Road on morning, but had to return due to flooding on Highway 36.     

"So I came back home and drove down here around...

EUREKA- 535 lbs of marijuana was discovered Monday morning in a storage unit off of Indianola Road.

The Sheriff's Drug Enforcement Unit and the Drug Task Force served a warrant at Rainbow Mini Storage in Eureka around 10:30 a.m. There they found a unit filled from floor to ceiling with contractor size garbage bags and orange plastic 55 gallon barrels. Inside those bags and barrels, half...

EUREKA- A man was sent to the hospital with major injuries on Monday morning when an apartment building caught fire in Eureka.

Just before 8:30 a.m., Humboldt Bay Fire responded to the 100 block of 5th Street, where an apartment on the second floor of the building was engulfed in flames. Crews extinguished the bulk of the fire in 10 minutes and continued to fight patches of...

NORTH COAST- Humboldt Bay Fire and the U.S. Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay rescue two boaters after their sail boat capsizes on Humboldt Bay. 1,600 Humboldt residents were in the dark Sunday after storm conditions knock out power along the North Coast. Fortuna Police K-9 Officer Nordy helps take down suspect who drops methamphetamine in the Safeway parking lot. Local students buy coats for...