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UPDATE: The California Highway Patrol has identified the fatal crash victim has 80 year old George Bradshaw of Harbor, Oregon. 
As of 2:20 p.m. Friday afternoon, Highway 101 is now open to one-way controlled traffic. The accident was a head-on collision between a motor home and pick-up truck. One person has been confirmed dead, another was transported...
From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:
On 07-9-2014, at approximately 10:50 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was contacted by a 33 year old Eureka woman, who reported her vehicle was broken into and her purse was stolen. The victim told the investigating deputy she had parked her 2008 Chevy Suburban on New Navy Base Road, at Samoa Beach, on 7-8-...
Humboldt Health Alert Press Release: 
Blue-green algae, also known as cyanobacteria, are simple plants found naturally in water and wet environments. Blue-green algae prefer warm stagnant nutrient rich water and are found most often in ponds, lakes, and slow moving rivers.  Some species of blue-green algae produce toxins, so skin contact and ingestion can be...

Emergency personnel responded to a reported stabbing just after one Friday morning. 

A witness told News Channel 3 a male victim was stabbed and was yelling for help near Winco Foods. 

The man was transported to the hospital for treatment. His condition is unknown. 

There's no word on a suspect or suspects. Anyone with information is asked to call the Eureka Police...

Eureka - St. Joseph Hospital has a new flagpole thanks to a local citizen. The American flag once again is at full mast thanks to local dairyman and board of trustee member, Dennis Leonardi.

The old flagpole was previously removed to make room for the new patient care facility that was opened in 2012. The hospital had planned to install a new flagpole but up stepped Leonardi who...

EUREKA- A Caltrans project to widen sections of two Del Norte County highways is under fire by local environmental groups who say the construction will put local salmon at risk.

The project was scheduled to begin in May with plans to widen narrow portions of Highways 197 and 199 along the Smith River to improve safety and provide access for commercial trucks.

In a lawsuit against...

FORTUNA- Thursday marked day four of the Fortuna Rodeo and local residents were out enjoying the carnival and the junior round-up. 

The carnival is a staple of the Fortuna Rodeo and has been part of the fun for over sixty years. With activities for all ages, officials say they expect more than six thousand visitors to come out for the carnival alone.

“The carnival itself seems to...

MCKINLEYVILLE- Don and Katherine Andrews have turned their home into a power plant of sorts. They’re helping supply their neighborhood with energy, by harnessing the power of the sun.

“I’ve calculated that i have produced or we have potentially produced 350,000 watts of power in 20 days, so that's colossal,” Don said.

The Andrews recently installed 16 solar panels on the roof of...