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New details emerge after a grenade was found Saturday night in Arcata. Arcata joined 2,000 cities around the world who took part in the People's Climate March.  Congressman Huffman gears up to visit Paris for the United Nations Climate Change Summit. Parents and kids gathered on the plaza for an informal play group a part of the Community Pride Project. The Fortuna Police Department is...

Post date: Sun, 11/29/2015 - 18:16

Authorities are investigating a grenade found in Arcata. Two individuals were killed after their car crashed into the Trinity River. Community members shop Small Business Saturday. Blue Ox Craftsman days wraps up. The Arcata Community Forests gets some TLC. Scrap Humboldt hosts it's 3rd Annual Holiday Craft Bonanza. Dozens attend the Humboldt Holiday Market at the Manila Community Center. 

Post date: Sat, 11/28/2015 - 19:35

EUREKA- While some chose to spend Black Friday shopping others took a step back, to see just where those goods came from.

"With Black Friday and shopping, there's a level of competition," Viviana Hollenbeck, Blue Ox Millworks Co-founder said. "And what we're focusing on here is community."

Friday began the Blue Ox Millworks' 20th Annual Craftsmans Days. Located on 1st and X...

Post date: Fri, 11/27/2015 - 19:22

FORTUNA- In the spirit of giving, the City of Fortuna is giving back to those who shop local this holiday season.

Friday kicked off the city's Shop Fortuna contest. Every time you spend $200 or more in the friendly city from November 27 until December 21 you can enter to win up to $200 in Fortuna bucks, gift cards that can only be spent in Fortuna, or gift baskets.

So if you shop...

Post date: Fri, 11/27/2015 - 19:19

FERNDALE- Some may say the holidays are the best time for crafters. As Friday marks the beginning of the Christmas frenzy, Ferndale artisans are getting into the spirit.

For the 47th year the Ladies Auxiliary VFW Post 6353 hosted the Folks Christmas Craft Fair at the Ferndale Veterans memorial building. About 25 vendors ranging from woodworking, to craft food, handmade clothing and...

Post date: Fri, 11/27/2015 - 19:19

RIO DELL- Rio Dell firefighters kicked off their 6th Annual Christmas Tree sale Friday.

The sale is first come, first served with those Friday getting the best selection of the 250 trees available.

Prices range from $25 to $95 dollars per tree. The sale is a fundraiser for the agency and draws in an average of about $3,000. The money is used for a volunteer dinner, uniform...

Post date: Fri, 11/27/2015 - 19:13

EUREKA- Many people chose to opt outside on Friday with free passes to California's State Parks.

All of the passes were claimed by Friday morning. A total of 5,100 people downloaded a pass to one of the 49 parks. Here on the north coast, many were taking advantage of the free day at Fort Humboldt.

"My family's visiting from Southern California so we decided to go on some e-...

Post date: Fri, 11/27/2015 - 19:12

EUREKA - It’s the busiest shopping day of the year and even with online shopping becoming more popular, bargain hunters were out on foot Friday, taking advantage of those Black Friday deals.

Shoppers hustled through the Bayshore Mall buying everything from towels to toasters. While retailers lured consumers with discount signs and posters in every direction. Shoppers say, getting the...

Post date: Fri, 11/27/2015 - 17:26