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MCKINLEYVILLE- On Sunday, October 4, 2015 at about 5:30 p.m. the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a runaway juvenile. The mother wanted to report her 15 year old daughter, Sydney Michaela Martin, as a runaway.

Sydney’s mother stated she last saw her daughter at 11:30 p.m. in McKinleyville on Saturday, October 3, 2015, when Sydney went to her bedroom to go to...

Post date: Tue, 10/06/2015 - 13:29

EUREKA- The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors shot down a letter to Caltrans Tuesday regarding a subcontractor's water theft in Miranda.

The supervisors voted 3 to 1 against sending the letter, with Supervisor Virginia Bass absent.

Supervisor Estelle Fennell proposed the letter after learning a Myer's and Sons Construction contractor allegedly stole water from a fire hydrant...

Post date: Tue, 10/06/2015 - 13:28

MCKINLEYVILLE- More flights are coming to the Arcata-Eureka Airport this month.

Starting October 31 Skywest is planning to add two more weekend flights. The airline currently provides 3 flights during the weekend: 6 and 10 a.m., along with a 12 p.m. flight. The added flights will be offered at 2 and 8 p.m.

The airport says it's been experiencing more demand than seats. The...

Post date: Tue, 10/06/2015 - 13:27

EUREKA- The Hikshari’ Trail in Eureka is a little cleaner, thanks to the efforts of some county workers.

The League of Extraordinary Bureaucrats is a group of about 15 county workers, committed to improving our community. Monday night, members rolled up their sleeves, and cleaned up the one and a half mile stretch of the Hikshari’ Trail. The group was formed back in April, and have...

Post date: Tue, 10/06/2015 - 13:09

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- As we head into fall and start to see colder nights, Humboldt Bay Fire has some heating safety tips you’ll want to keep in mind.

It’s important to get your chimney and fireplace inspected and your woodstove cleaned. If you have hot ashes, make sure you dispose of them in a metal bucket, as a paper bag or plastic bucket could ignite a fire. According to the Fire...

Post date: Tue, 10/06/2015 - 13:06

Ralph Kendrick is Cutten's cowboy.   He rides his horse, Cooper, through the neighborhood bringing joy to everyone.

Post date: Tue, 10/06/2015 - 13:02

Humboldt Bay Fire crews responded to a vegetation fire Monday afternoon near Humboldt Hill.


The fire was reported at around 3:30 near South Broadway and Eich road. It took personnel around ten minutes to bring the 50 by 50 fire under control.


Crews remained on scene clearing brush to make sure the fire didn’t flare up due to the windy conditions.


Post date: Mon, 10/05/2015 - 21:38

ARCATA - The annual crime statistics for 2014 have come out for the C.S.U. system.

Its part of the mandatory Clery Report each campus must disclose to the public. Humboldt State was one of the leaders of on campus drug violations with 238. For that category, Chico State had 14. There were 3 sexual assault or domestic abuse arrests, and two illegal weapons violations for the year.

Post date: Mon, 10/05/2015 - 20:13