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HIGHWAY 299 - Rural residents along the Highway 299 corridor will be getting something they’ve been dreaming about for years.

It’s broadband internet and it will come through funding from the California Advanced Services Fund or CASF. It won’t come right away. In fact it will take about

3-years for construction of the infrastructure.

Assembly member Jim Wood who hosted a...

Post date: Mon, 03/27/2017 - 23:50

LOLETA - A 15-year old high school student and Wiyot tribal member was remembered in a vigil.

Saturday afternoon Alex Lopez was doing something he loved doing... eeling...harvesting Pacific lamprey at the mouth of the Eel River. It was something his ancestors had done for thousands of years. Waves pushed a log striking the Fortuna High School student. He was transported by Coast Guard...

Post date: Mon, 03/27/2017 - 23:38

A Southern Humboldt man is dead after his girlfriend allegedly stabbed him following an altercation.

The woman called 911 around 8pm Sunday night and told emergency dispatchers that her boyfriend was hitting her so she stabbed him.

Deputies responded to the 1500 block of Steelhead Road in Alderpoint and found him unresponsive.

Attempts to revive the man were unsuccessful...

Post date: Mon, 03/27/2017 - 17:37

A lawsuit between Eureka City Schools and a local charter school could soon be coming to an end.

ECS is suing Pacific View Charter School by saying that it cannot operate two schools within their boundaries.

They claim that Pacific View has been essentially stealing Eureka City School’s revenue by operating within their boundaries while under the Loleta Elementary School District...

Post date: Mon, 03/27/2017 - 17:34

The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors expects tomorrow’s meeting to ignite some passionate public comment.

One topic of debate comes with the Southern Humboldt Community Park General Plan Amendment.

A number of community members are trying to persuade the supervisors to approve a plan that would create recreational fields and venues for events in Southern Humboldt.

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Post date: Mon, 03/27/2017 - 17:32