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Two men from Willits were arrested in Hydesville after Sheriff’s Deputies found one hundred seventy four pounds of marijuana in their bus.

At around 7:30 AM March 25th, the Sheriff’s Office received a call of possible illegal camping at the corner of Rocksprings Road and Johnson Road in Hydesville. Deputies found a gray International bus parked and questioned the...

Press Release from Caltrans
EUREKA – Caltrans will help provide traffic control at various locations from Ukiah to Fort Bragg in support of a procession on Wednesday, March 26, for Mendocino County Sheriff's Deputy Ricky Del Fiorentino who died last week in the line of duty. Up to 1,000 law enforcement vehicles are anticipated to participate.

"As a partner with local law...

FRESHWATER- A rollover car crash in Freshwater shuts down a road but leaves the driver uninjured. It happened around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday evening when California Highway Patrol says for unknown reasons a man driving westbound on greenwood heights lost control and rolled over. He escaped with minor injuries. Meanwhile, both lanes were closed down while crews cleaned up.

HUMBOLDT COUNTY -On Wednesday the Humboldt County Supervisors voted unanimously to send the high-energy use tax proposal back to a sub-committee to gather more research. The tax is targeted at those growing marijuana illegally and using excessive amounts of energy above the 600 percent baseline.
Some of the concerns by staff include cost, a time frame in which...

NORTH COAST- Living on the North Coast one of the many emergencies residents should be prepared for at all times is a tsunami, and on Wednesday a test of the tsunami warning system will take place in both Humboldt and Del Norte counties.

The test will be conducted by the National Weather Service and is meant to test the tsunami warning system to ensure it works properly during a...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- This week is National Boys and Girls Club Week, and the Boys and Girls Club of the Redwoods is joining in the celebration. 

Officials with the Boys and Girls Club of the Redwoods say about 50 percent of the members, who are students from ages six through 18, come from single parent households.  They say ten percent of the members are homeless. 

"It's great for...

EUREKA- Mother Nature could not stop firefighters with Humboldt Bay Fire from participating in specialized training.

Humboldt Bay Fire will be conducting its annual Low Angle Rope Rescue Operations training, or LARRO, until Friday.  All 50 firefighters in the department are completing two hours of the training.  They are being taught on how to safely descend an incline and rescue...

FERNDALE- The people of Ferndale will have the chance to determine if they want to start voting for the positions of city clerk and treasurer, or if they would rather continue letting the city council appoint them.

The City of Ferndale used elections to determine the City Clerk and City Treasurer until 1972.  For the last 42 years, those jobs have been appointed positions.  Now, city...