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SO. HUMBOLDT- A Whitethorn man was flown to a Redding hospital after crashing his motorcycle in southern Humboldt. California Highway Patrol said Joshua Orion, 26, was driving eastbound on Mattole Road and veered off of the road, and then crashed into a telephone pole. According to CHP he was wearing his helmet but suffered a broken femur. Orion was life-flighted to Mercy Medical Center in...

EUREKA- Humboldt County has the only accredited FBI bomb squad in the tri-county area that includes surrounding Mendocino, Del Notre, and Trinity Counties. They are assigned to defuse explosive devices, but in order to disarm those explosives; they rely on necessary equipment to help them complete their job. A recently purchased x-ray machine is latest version of technology that the squad...
From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
On 2-24-2014, at approximately 10:45 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a trespassing in progress occurring on Spears Avenue, Eureka. A property owner reported he owned a small cabin on Spears Road and a neighbor called the property owner reporting trespassers were on his property. The neighbor...
From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
On 2-22-2014, at approximately 4:30 p.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was notified of an assault by an arrow that occurred at approximately 2:50 p.m. A deputy met with the 17 year old and 19 year old females, who both reside in Eureka. They told the deputy they were walking near the intersection of Myrtle...
HOOPA- SWAT and the California Highway Patrol are arriving in Hoopa to look for two suspects involved in an officer involved shooting. According to the Hoopa Police Department the officers are not injured. Authorities are looking for the two suspects who fled the scene on foot. 
 
The incident occurred just after 1 a.m. Monday morning. Officers were attempting to...

NORTH COAST- A local soccer team was trapped inside of an elevator for over an hour until firefighters were able to rescue the group by latter. Plus, a candlelight vigil marks a new chapter for the Wiyot Tribe and the 20-year-old man accused of killing a 44-year-old man with a crossbow in the Samoa dunes last Sept. will stand trial Monday.

NORTH COAST- The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Bomb Squad was called in after a suspicious device was found at a North Coast middle school and Fortuna Police are still looking for a 23-year-old “at-risk” missing person last seen earlier this month. In Eureka, hundreds turned up to the annual informational health fair at the Bayshore Mall. Plus, a small northern California town to the east...

FORTUNA- Being at the right place at the right time earned eighteen individuals honors Friday for their selfless actions, courage and compassion.
 
"We honor people who have been nominated by the community for doing something heroic," said Executive Director for the Humboldt Del-Norte American Red Cross Chapter Barbara Caldwell.
 
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