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EUREKA - Redwood Acres Fair has been bringing rides, games, and attractions to Eureka for decades. Workers were busy readying the midway and tents in preparation for the fair’s first day tomorrow.

This year features new rides and exhibits, and the Nascar simulator is back. You can take a walk on the wild side and hold a baby coatamundi, bobcat, or wallaby.

Or just sit back and...

Post date: Wed, 06/22/2016 - 17:39

EUREKA - Today at Eureka’s Sequoia Conference Center, the community came together to address Crimes Against the Elderly.

Adult Protective Services Program Manager Amanda Winstead said, "This is about bringing people together. It’s about building a community of people who care about these issues, a community that has zero tolerance for issues of elder abuse and neglect. I think that...

Post date: Wed, 06/22/2016 - 17:06

ARCATA - Can't find a place to plant your vegetables? City of Arcata is offering garden plots for rent in Bayside.

Arcata parks and recreation department is now accepting applications for plot rentals at the Arcata Community Garden in bayside. Plots measure 4’x 25’ and cost $75 per year including water. Over the last year, renters filled plots with flowers, peas, and squash as well as...

Post date: Wed, 06/22/2016 - 17:04

EUREKA- A man was treated for smoke inhalation after a fire  in Eureka.

At 11:50 p.m Tuesday, Humboldt Bay Fire responded to 4 West Second Street. Crews saw fire coming from the windows in the front of the vacant structure. Within 10 minutes, the blaze was knocked down. There were no structural damage. The victim was transported to St. Joseph Hospital for smoke inhalation.

The...

Post date: Wed, 06/22/2016 - 12:33

HUMBOLDT BAY HARBOR- The Chevron Eureka Marine Terminal at Humboldt Bay provides majority of the Eureka and Arcata area with fuel. However, an evaluation showed that the structure is not built to withstand seismic events, which could potentially pose a threat to the environment if there is a spill.

During the Humboldt Harbor Board of Commissioners meeting Thursday, they will consider...

Post date: Wed, 06/22/2016 - 12:30

EUREKA- The Eureka Police Department is planning for their next five years, but want your help.

They're inviting the community to attend their strategic planning workshop, and seeking public input.

The workshop is the final step in their strategic planning process.  The previous steps included an internal assessment by EPD employees, and an online community survey. You can share...

Post date: Wed, 06/22/2016 - 12:24

EUREKA- The Humboldt County District Attorney’s Office is still awaiting a CHP report to determine if charges will be filed against a Eureka woman arrested for vehicle manslaughter.

Last Thursday, 21-year-old Adrian Pollack was driving her Dodge pickup on 299 near Willow Creek. She lost control and drove off the road, causing the vehicle to overturn. 48-year-old Hugh William Grant III...

Post date: Wed, 06/22/2016 - 12:23

EUREKA- A Eureka man was arrested after stealing from an electronics store.

Around 3:40 a.m Wednesday, EPD responded to the 1100 block of Myrtle Avenue.  A witness saw two people break the front glass door, causing the alarm to go off, then leaving with stolen items. After the witness gave officers a description of the suspects, they located 27-year-old Cody Collins of Eureka at Cooper...

Post date: Wed, 06/22/2016 - 09:25