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ARCATA- At the Humboldt State University campus men and women brought attention to the gender pay gap between sexes.

The Humboldt State chapter of the American Association of University Women held the event. Organizers said women, on average in the U.S., make 77 percent of what men make.

The day represents the extra three months and a week women have to work in order to catch up...

The man accused of striking a U.S. Forest Service Officer with his vehicle last month on Highway 36 has been identified.

Detectives with the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office are in the process of requesting a warrant for the arrest of 22-year-old Eureka resident Silverio Sanchez. Authorities say Sanchez used his vehicle to strike a U.S. Forest Service Officer on March 15th ...

EUREKA- So far in 2014, the Eureka Police Department has been receiving reports of suspicious persons in the city thy say could be responsible for at least ten burglaries. Officers say the reports are of at least two adult men seen riding bicycles.

"If you see people riding around on bicycles any time of the day or night, in pairs, that look suspicious, give us a call.  We certainly...

WILLITS- Construction on the Willits Bypass will resume this week after a several month hiatus. 

The six-mile bypass will have no stop lights or crosswalks and is designed to eliminate delays for drivers traveling through Willits.  Planning for the Willits Bypass began in 1988, and the project is state and federally funded. Crews began working on “Phase 1” of the Willits Bypass in...

FORTUNA- The City of Fortuna is moving forward with its plans to put a trail along Strongs Creek. 
 
A master draft plan has been completed for the John Campbell Memorial Greenway and Strongs Creek Trail. It’s a 1.6-mile project that would connect the Eel River to the Headwaters Forest. City officials said it will provide recreational and commuter access for...

From the Eureka Police Department:

The Eureka Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating 15-year-old Thomas William Carlson who was reported missing on 04/08/14.  Thomas was last seen at Eureka High School on 04/07/14.  He left class upset and threw his books in the trash.  He has not been seen since.  A friend reported that he contacted her on Facebook and said...

From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
Based upon their investigation, Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Detectives have been able to identify Silverio Parro Snider Sanchez, 22 years old from Eureka, as being responsible for the intentional assault of a United States Forest Service Law Enforcement Agent on March 15th, 2014. Detectives are in the process of...
Correction from the HCSO: Brown is wanted for one murder out of Tennessee, not two. 
 
From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
Correction! Terrance Brown is only wanted for one murder. There was confusion over how Tennessee charges suspects which led  officers to believe he was wanted for a double murder
 
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