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EUREKA- Runners took to the streets in Old Town on Thursday for the 12th Annual Eureka Turkey Trot.
 “I came out and wanted to go for a little run this morning so I could feel better about eating a bunch of food,” said participant Justin Leddon.

Approximately 1,000 people came out for the run, which started and ended at Eureka’s Old Town gazebo. The 3.1 mile run took participants...

CUTTEN- A chimney was the cause of a residential fire in Cutten on Thursday and fire officials say it could have been prevented.

Humboldt bay fire responded to reports of flames around 3 p.m. on the 4200 block of Walnut Drive. When firefighters arrived on scene, they found a small fire on the home’s roof. According to fire officials, an ember fell out of the chimney and onto surrounding...

FORTUNA- A Fortuna man was arrested on Wednesday after leading police officers on a foot chase through Rohner Park.

Lance Ostlund allegedly broke into two vehicles in the Strongs Creek Plaza parking lot Tuesday night and stole credit cards. He then used those cards at a nearby Safeway. Officers identified Ostlund in the store’s security footage. On Wednesday, Ostlund was located during...

Humboldt State University is advising all students living in Sunset Hall to be treated with an antibiotic for bacterial meningitis as soon as possible. This expands the group of students being advised to get the antibiotic, which is known as Cipro.
 
Prescriptions can be obtained from any health care provider, including family doctors, local clinics, and urgent care. Students can...

CRESCENT CITY- An early morning collision in Del Norte County killed a Washington man. According to the California Highway Patrol, a 38-year-old man was walking along Highway 101 northbound near North Indian Road when he stepped out into traffic. A Toyota Tacoma driven by Manuel Cerros collided with the pedestrian. The man was pronounced dead on scene. The collision is under investigation at...

EUREKA- The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors are back home, after spending all last week in orange county for the annual California State Association of Counties Conference.

At the weeklong conference, supervisors from 58 California counties met on a variety of issues, including homelessness, Prop 47, groundwater restoration and water diversions. Also during that meeting, supervisor...

EUREKA- Dozens lined Eureka’s Second Street today waiting for a warm Thanksgiving meal.

Eureka Rescue Mission served up its annual Thanksgiving dinner to those in need. The meal was free to the public, providing turkey and all the fixings just in time for the holiday. The rescue also gave out free hats, gloves and coats outside the building for those  o finished eating. Eureka Rescue...

EUREKA - The CHP Humboldt Communication Center is just one of 25 centers statewide that together, handle up to seven million 911 calls per year.

“We receive cellular 911's here. For part of Mendocino County, Humboldt County, Del Norte County. We go from the Oregon state line down to Willits to the Trinity County line,” Clare Norton, CHP Dispatch Supervisor of the Humboldt Communication...