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Multiple agencies, which make up the UpState RailConnect Committee, are looking to get a feasibility study complete for a railroad project connecting Humboldt Bay to a national rail connection in the Sacramento Valley.  They still need funding to complete that study.

The UpState RailConnect Committee is made up of officials with the City of Eureka, County of Humboldt, Trinity County,...

EUREKA- Before 9 a.m. Wednesday morning in Eureka, Humboldt Bay Fire responded to a report of a structure fire on the 3400 block of Montgomery Street.

Fire officials confirm there was no structure fire when they arrived, but a power line had fell down and was still energized. It initially landed on a home, but was on the ground when crews arrived.  PG&E crews de-energized the power...

EUREKA- After more than a month of jury selection, opening arguments for the trial of Arcata double murder suspect began Wednesday.

Bodhi Tree, is accused of the attempted murder of Rhett August, in Eureka on the night of May 15, 2013 and the murder of both Alan "Sunshine" Marcet, 27, and Christina Schwarz, 18, a senior at Eureka High School on May 18, 2013.

Tree sat in court...

EUREKA- North Coast residents were encouraged to take two wheels to work instead of two for National Bike to Work Day.

Frequent and infrequent cyclists met at the Old Town Gazebo at noon. A Eureka Police Officer was assisting riders register their bikes, and a bus was there to help familiarize riders with loading their bike. Organizers hope the day will encourage people to ride their...

From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
The Humboldt County Critical Incident Team (C.I.R.T) through their joint investigation learned that the suspect, William Nelson fired his handgun at the two officers. The two Officers fired back with their duty issued handguns after the Deputy was shot. The Officer who was shot in the chest area is Deputy Bang Cao, who...
From Redwood National Parks: 
 
National Park Service and California State Parks Law Enforcement Park Rangers and Investigators working cooperatively have concluded a year-long investigation leading to the arrest and charges of felony Grand Theft (CA PC 487(a)), Vandalism (CA PC 594(a)), and Receiving Stolen Property (CA PC 496(a)) against Danny E. Garcia of Orick...
EUREKA- An attendance increase has been approved for ‘Reggae on the River.’
 
On Tuesday, the Humboldt County Board of Supervisor’s gave the Mateel Community Center the go ahead to increase attendance by 1,000 people. That number breaks down to 500 more volunteers to help with parking and security, as well as 500 more guests. 
 
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EUREKA- It’s the most visited area of the city, but full development there cannot happen overnight. ...

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