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EUREKA - Multiple arrests are made and a dog is dead after several altercations at the Palco Marsh. It all began around 2 pm Thursday when regularly scheduled cleanup of the area began.

Activists and advocates for the homeless allegedly began interfering with equipment operators. 20-year old Hannah Zivolich and 29-year old Stanton Wood were arrested for obstruction.

Police say a...

Post date: Sat, 02/06/2016 - 00:25

WEITCHPEC- A tribal police officer from Eastern Humboldt will not face charges after a shooting death in 2015.

The Humboldt County District Attorney’s Office chose not to file charges after considering the evidence.

In September of 2015, law enforcement responded to reports of a shooting in the parking lot of the Lucky Bear Casino in Hoopa. Witnesses reported seeing Richard Kelly...

Post date: Sat, 02/06/2016 - 00:12

HUMBOLDT COUNTY - Local passengers will have more options for flights out of the Arcata/Eureka Airport after Penair announced they will be servicing our area.

The agreement adds a second airline along with Sky West to transport passengers in and out of the region. Initial proposed scheduling will have 4 flights to Portland, Oregon beginning April 21. 

Humboldt County officials...

Post date: Fri, 02/05/2016 - 23:58

The Klamath-Trinity Joint Unified School District is taking immediate health and safety measures involving remediation due to mold.

The district is closing all schools next week and with the holiday week to follow, school isn’t expected to resume until February 22.

Superintendent Jon Ray released this statement…

As a father and a family man, have an understanding...

Post date: Fri, 02/05/2016 - 23:47

EUREKA-A dog is dead, and multiple people were arrested during a series of events that unfolded at Palco Marsh. The first incident started during the weekly inmate cleanup at Palco Marsh, when activists and advocates started interfering with the cleanup and got in the way of equipment. It happened yesterday around 2 p.m and 20-year-old Hannah Zivolich and 29-year-old Stanton Wood were arrested...

Post date: Fri, 02/05/2016 - 18:46

A search is underway after a man was stabbed in Hoopa.


Just before midnight Thursday, Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies responded to  Marshall Lane at Big Hill.


The suspect, Charlie McCovey, allegedly stabbed a 26-year-old victim causing a non life threatening wound.


McCovey, who fled the scene is from Oregon and sometimes stays with family in...

Post date: Fri, 02/05/2016 - 18:38

ARCATA-The Arcata Fire District received the CAL Fire Partnership Award for upgrading and improving their communications network. Assistant Chief Sean Campbell accepted the award in Sacramento on behalf of the department.

The Arcata Fire District was awarded a FEMA grant to upgrade the network. Grant objectives were to replace and purchase new equipment such as multiple dispatch con-...

Post date: Fri, 02/05/2016 - 18:24

NORTH COAST - Fortuna Police are warning of another IRS scam that hit the area over the last two weeks.

The caller claims to be an IRS representative and berates the caller to not ignore a warning that they’re behind in their taxes and there will be serious consequences.

The suspect promises law enforcement is on its way to the victim’s residence. Of course all of this can be...

Post date: Fri, 02/05/2016 - 00:00