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A logging accident this afternoon has sent one man to the hospital. The accident took place just after 12:30 this afternoon.

Emergency personnel responded to Fox Creek Road east of Carlotta. Captain Kevin Burke of the Carlotta Volunteer Fire Department said the injured logger was located 400 feet down a hillside and sustained head and leg injuries. He was transported by ambulance to St...

EUREKA- An 80-year-old pedestrian hit on south Broadway has died as a result of his injuries. The elderly Eureka resident was crossing the street when he was hit by a Dodge Ram 2500 pick-up truck around 8 a.m. Tuesday morning.

The 60-year-old Arcata driver was traveling southbound in heavy morning traffic when, for unknown reasons, the driver hit him as he was crossing the highway. The...

EUREKA- The suspect accused of killing a 24-year-old Trinidad man with a pocket knife sat in court Tuesday morning. The lead detective for the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office took the stand on the first day of the preliminary hearing that revealed the details of the fatal stabbing.

Larry Clinton Morrow, 33, plead not guilty previously in court to stabbing Jessie Ruiz at the Greenview...

FORTUNA- Ten firefighters will join the Humboldt CALFIRE unit along with two additional fire engines. The fire agency is increasing staffing statewide to prepare for the upcoming fire season.

The drought and unseasonably dry weather conditions prompted the agency to increase staffing to the units across the state. Local fire crews have been responding to small fires and escaped control...

SMITH RIVER- Smith River Elementary School is reaching out to the community to help save its music program. Like many schools in California, Smith River Elementary is scaling back due to budget cuts; and its music program is feeling the pain. Band Teacher Marshall Jones said, "When the economy went south we had to make changes and one of those changes we had to eliminate was the K-4...

Nearly fifty films will be shown at the 11th annual San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival this year.  One of them will feature a north coast production company’s documentary about a Eureka man who was bitten by a shark while surfing. 

The first time filmmakers of the Jete-Miro Production Company were excited to receive the acceptance letter to the San Francisco...

EUREKA- If you have been to Humboldt County Superior Court today or yesterday, you may have noticed a change in the court calendar system on the walls.

The Orange County Superior Court gave $70,000 worth of all-in-one computers to the Humboldt County Superior Court after updating their equipment.  The more than 20 computers are now on walls throughout the Humboldt County Superior Court...

EUREKA- In Eureka an accident involving three vehicles sends one to the hospital.

Police say a Ford Taurus rear-ended a Chevy Suburban at the intersection of 4th Street and W Street.  The accident happened at about 11:26 a.m.  After the collision, the Chevy Suburban, which police say was rear-ended, moved forward and hit a BMW sitting in front of it.  One of the people in the...

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