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EUREKA - Students and staff at Washington Elementary put on their costumes Friday and showed their Halloween spirit.  

The day began with students delivering Halloween cards to Frye’s Care Home. They participated in Halloween activities then continued with a parade. More than 500 students from TK to fifth grade showed off their costumes while dancing to “Here comes Halloween” from the...

Post date: Fri, 10/30/2015 - 17:26

ARCATA - It was a big day for some Humboldt State hopefuls, finding out if they’ve been accepted to the university.

As part of admissions day, more than 200 freshman and 90 transfer students took a tour of campus and met with an advisor. Accepted students received a formal document with their name and were congratulated by HSU ambassadors. Following the excitement they held lumberjack...

Post date: Fri, 10/30/2015 - 17:16

ARCATA - The Arcata Police Department will be stepping up enforcement on the plaza Saturday night to help cut down on fighting, vandalism and other crime this Halloween.

APD says more arrests are made on Halloween than any other night of the year, with more than twenty last year. The department expects big crowds and plans to have increased patrols with a visible presence in problematic...

Post date: Fri, 10/30/2015 - 17:05

Humboldt Bay Fire responded to a structure fire on the 800 block of H Street in Eureka.
 
The blaze was reported at around 12:30 Friday morning.
 
The fire started in the back of the home that was vacant.
 

The cause is under investigation.

 

Post date: Fri, 10/30/2015 - 02:15

SOUTHERN HUMBOLDT - Two separate crashes in the same location of Highway 101 in Southern Humboldt resulted in two major injuries

Just after 7:30 Thursday night, the C-H-P responded to a solo vehicle crash just north of Redway.

A Ford Explorer,driven by 32-year old New Jersey resident Sharles Potthoff was traveling southbound and for an unknown reason lost control and flipped on...

Post date: Thu, 10/29/2015 - 23:45

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA - An outbreak of Shingella Bacteria has sickened 190 people in six counties after originating in a restaurant in San Jose.

Marisco’s San Juan #3 Restaurant has been closed since the outbreak 10 days ago. Several pending lawsuits have been filed. News channel 3 checked with the Humboldt County Health Department and so far there have not been any cases.

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Post date: Thu, 10/29/2015 - 21:06

EEL RIVER - Volunteers are needed for a dive operation on the Eel River this Saturday to monitor the latest salmon activity.

The Eel River Recovery Project is concerned the annual run could be impacted this year due to the near record low flows from the continued drought. Officials with the ERRP estimate anywhere between 12,000 to 50,000 fish could come back this year creating a...

Post date: Thu, 10/29/2015 - 20:25

EUREKA- Students at Zane Middle School are taking it back a few centuries.

On Thursday students learned how to fight fires 1800's style. Two teams of eleven lined up, for a friendly bucket brigade competition. The water war possible with the help of Humboldt Bay Fire.
"We're teaching a little bit about fire history of how it was done in the old days but we're also trying to teach...

Post date: Thu, 10/29/2015 - 18:38