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CRESCENT CITY - A longtime Del Norte County Sheriff’s Department employee is retiring after a distinguished career.

Michael Leavitt began with the department back in 1997 as a Correctional Clerk. He transitioned into operating the Civil Office and has been serving in that capacity ever since. He’s assisted literally thousands of people during his career and although he’s earned the...

Post date: Fri, 11/11/2016 - 19:44

NORTH COAST- Aside from people protesting about Donald Trump's election win, people are responding in other ways such as graffiti and displaying a Nazi flag. 

"Humboldt State hates Trump" was seen spray painted on the college's campus sign that is under construction. Students also marched against him today. However, a pro-Trump slogan was also spotted on a tree, saying quote, "Can't...

Post date: Fri, 11/11/2016 - 17:53

EUREKA- With three armed robberies in Eureka the past week, police are offering some safety tips. 

EPD is reminding people to be aware of suspicious people, such as those covering their face and wearing dark baggy clothing.

Some advice for business owners is to have  surveillance cameras facing the front counter. Keep a low balance in the register, and try to empty ones not being...

Post date: Fri, 11/11/2016 - 17:26

EUREKA- Screen interviews for the Winter Shelter Program began this week. 

The Department of Health and Human Services designed the program to provide short term housing for homeless families in local motels. 60 to 70 families are helped annually, and the department provides help for them to find permanent housing as well. 

For those with sustainable income, they may be able to...

Post date: Fri, 11/11/2016 - 17:21

EUREKA - Hundreds of veterans and their families piled into the Adorni Center Friday to honor those that have served, and those that are still serving. The event is put on every year by the South West Eureka Rotary Club in partnership with the city, and has been for over 20 years. 

"Long ago when we decided to do this, we didn't feel like there was really a good, focused program for the...

Post date: Fri, 11/11/2016 - 17:01

EUREKA – It's been an up and down roller coasters for families, communities, and patience who have been caught up in the mix of the 3 Eureka Nursing Facilities set for closure.

Almost a week ago, the nursing home owner, Shlomo Rechnitz of Bruis Healthcare says in a statement that "all patients at Pacific Rehabilitation and Wellness Center will be offered relocation at our other four...

Post date: Fri, 11/11/2016 - 16:55

FORTUNA – Just a regular day of schooling for students at Fortuna High, until parents get information regarding two students plotting to create a threatening bomb, that is purposely set to injure and possibly kill.

Yesterday, around 1:15 the Fortuna Police were called by the high school, with two 15-year-old boys confined.

“After they have received information from a parent, that...

Post date: Fri, 11/11/2016 - 16:55

FORTUNA – Flags paved the streets of Fortuna as a Veterans Day tribute took place today in the Veterans Memorial Building.

A free event to the public, local veterans and family members came out to the 12th annual Veterans Day celebration. Attendants got the chance to pay their respect to all veterans and family members with: color guard, patriotic music, and food provided by...

Post date: Fri, 11/11/2016 - 16:55