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Orick - A traffic stop on Monday has resulted in a large amount of marijuana. A Colfax man was pulled over after law enforcement noticed him driving erratically on Highway 101 in Orick. Deputies arrested 39-year-old Brian Keith MacPhetridge.

After an investigation, MacPhetridge was found to be driving on a suspended license, driving without a license and in possession of 14-pounds of...

McKinleyville - Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies stumbled upon quite a scene in McKinleyville on Tuesday. Authorities say an argument between a father and his 18-year old daughter over allowing her to drive to college in her car got out of hand.  A second 24-year old daughter tried to keep the father from driving off with the vehicle. He did anyway with her on the roof of the car.

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EUREKA- Sheriff’s deputy's cars will soon have new technology thanks to a donation from the Blue Lake Rancheria Tribe.

The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office accepted the $100,000 donation Tuesday, the majority of which will go towards replacing outdated mobile data units in patrol cars. Deputies use the mobile data units to access maps, incident information and dispatch additional...

HOOPA- Members of the Bureau of Indian Affairs are in Hoopa investigating after an unusually high amount of reported arson fires in the area.

The Hoopa Valley Tribe has brought in teams and equipment from tribes across the country to aid in fighting area fires, thirty of which are suspected to be human-caused. As the arson investigations continue, tribe officials say they will not...

EUREKA- Most students are gearing up to go back to school and that means getting up to date on vaccinations. New this year, parents of kindergarteners and seventh graders will have to provide schools with an exemption form signed by a health care provider if they do not want their child vaccinated.

Children entering kindergarten are required by the state to receive Polio, DTaP, MMR,...

SACRAMENTO- A federal judge has just overturned a portion of a California state gun law that requires firearm owners to wait a 10-day period before buying an additional gun.

The U.S. District Judge ruled that the 10-day waiting period violated gun buyers who have already purchased a firearm's Second Amendment right. The judge ruled that customers should not have to wait after they have...

ARCATA- The City of Arcata has been taking part in the state-wide "CoolCalifornia Challenge", a competition between cities to reduce their carbon footprint.

On Tuesday, at Redwood Park, the city recognized those who have been participating in the challenge. The top residents and groups who have been tracking their energy use were recognized with a certificate.

The event was...

EUREKA- A two vehicle crash in Eureka closed down I street Tuesday afternoon.

The crash occurred on 7th and I street after 12 p.m. According to the Eureka Police Department the Dodge Dakota was traveling east on 7th street, and the Chrysler was traveling north on I street when the cars collided. Both reported having green lights.

All the drivers and the passengers were wearing...