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EUREKA-Community members got a chance to chat it up with members of the Eureka Police Department, all while enjoying a warm cup of coffee.

It was an opportunity for the public and law enforcement to get to know each other better, in a casual setting. Captain Watson and Captain Stevens were at the The Humboldt Senior Resource Center for two hours this morning. The event was open for...

Post date: Thu, 02/25/2016 - 17:30

EUREKA - The city of Eureka's vision to develop the waterfront is moving forward. Staff held a week-long meeting last July to gather community input. Wednesday night, they revealed the final six designs.

It was a packed-house at the Wharfinger building with over one hundred people showing up to see what the future could be for the Eureka waterfront along the boardwalk. 


Post date: Thu, 02/25/2016 - 17:27

One person is dead and 2 others injured after a traffic collision on southbound highway 101 near Phillipsville.
The California Highway Patrol says around 3 Thursday morning, a driver of a BMW was speeding when the vehicle crossed the double yellow line, overcorrected, hit an embankment and slid on its roof for 200 feet.
The man was not wearing a seatbelt and was...

Post date: Thu, 02/25/2016 - 09:24

CRESCENT CITY - Bond funding has been approved for construction of a new, more accessible science lab at the Del Norte branch of College of the Redwoods. The CR Board of Trustees approved the construction bid of Cal Electro, INC. of Redding.

The project will provide state-of-the art wet and dry lab learning spaces; teaching laboratories for biology, chemistry, nursing, anatomy and...

Post date: Thu, 02/25/2016 - 00:04

TACOMA, WASHINGTON - He’s accused of a heinous crime and now a group of his peers will decide his fate.

A Pierce County jury is in deliberations for the Skylar Nemetz murder trial in Tacoma, Washington.

21-year old Nemetz is accused of first degree murder for allegedly shooting his 19-year old wife, Danielle in the back of the head with an assault rifle. He has claimed it was an...

Post date: Wed, 02/24/2016 - 23:44

EUREKA- It got very dark very fast Wednesday evening for a lot of people.


Several thousand PG&E customers were without power after lines came down near Humboldt Hill.


Just before 8, crews responded to the 3500 block of South Broadway. Broken power lines had shut off electricity to around 3,000 customers.


For about an hour, News Channel 3 was...

Post date: Wed, 02/24/2016 - 23:35

EUREKA- How well do you know your local law enforcement officers? Well, the public has a chance to grab coffee with Captains of the Eureka Police Department.

Tomorrow Captain Watson and Captain Stevens will be at the Humboldt Resource Center from 8:30-10:30 a.m. People can drop by anytime between then, chat, and ask questions. Every month the event is held at a different location, and...

Post date: Wed, 02/24/2016 - 17:49

DEL NORTE COUNTY-There's a new deputy in Del Norte County, but he's no stranger to the area. The Sheriff's Office is pleased to welcome Deputy Mitchell Pofahl to the team.

Deputy Pofahl is a native- he was born in the county and graduated Del Norte High School. He was an explorer for 4 years with the Crescent City Police Department, where he obtained the highest rank of captain. He...

Post date: Wed, 02/24/2016 - 17:48