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A $100 billion per year farm bill was passed yesterday by the house and now needs senate approval to go into effect.

The Agricultural Act of 2014 passed the house by a vote of 251 to 166. It cuts the food stamp program by $8 billion and adds an additional $200 million to funding for food banks. North Coast Congressman Jared Huffman says the bill is quote far from perfect, but also...

A Rio Dell man has been arrested for alleged assault and road rage. The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office say the man, forty six year old Dennis Miranda, allegedly jumped up onto a vehicle and assaulted the driver with his fists and slammed the victim’s head into the door. It happened around five pm yesterday.

Authorities say the victim, also a forty six year old male, was driving a semi...

NORTH COAST- A North Coast woman has beat the odds after an extensive surgery left her with three new organs. 

 
"It is a miracle you know,” said stepfather Linus Lorenzen, “Things like this do not happen everyday." Ashley Pearce, 26, has a second chance at life said Lorenzen,
 
"You are looking at losing your daughter one minute you know, and...
EUREKA- A second candidate, Maggie Fleming of Arcata, announced her candidacy for District Attorney Wednesday in front of the Humboldt County Superior Court. 
 
Fleming met with supporters, friends, and family to kick off her launch campaign. She has been serving 17 years as a Deputy District Attorney for Humboldt County and has a total of over 25 years of...

EUREKA- The man accused of fatally stabbing a 24-year-old at a Trinidad RV park will be held to answer in court a judge ruled Wednesday. Larry Clinton Morrow, 33, is accused of stabbing Jessie Ruiz multiple times and killing him after a fight on Jan. 10. He has plead not guilty previously to felony voluntary manslaughter with a deadly weapon.

Humboldt County Superior Court Judge Marilyn...

LOLETA- The Wiyot tribe has 48 California Condor feathers that will be used to bring back the tribes traditional World Renewal Ceremony on Indian Island. The tribe has not been able to hold the ceremony for 154 years and have been working to get their traditional land back and safe for the event.

The feathers were donated to the tribe from the Sia Essential Species Repository which...

CRESCENT CITY- Part of 2nd Street in Crescent City is closed while construction crews make improvements to the sewer system. Crews are working to replace old 18-inch clay pipes with 24-inch plastic pipes. According to city officials clay pipe is brittle and has a shorter life span. To fund the project, the city of Crescent City got a $1.3 million dollars from the Community Development...

FORTUNA- Private and Charter Schools across the country are inviting parents to tour their schools to experience options other than Public Schools. Fortuna Jr. Academy participated in National School Choice Week and opened their doors to the community to tour their campus and see their classrooms in action.

Principle Kim Bowlby said she wanted to participate in the event to help parents...

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