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A Humboldt County Sheriff's deputy sustained minor injuries after her vehicle rolled over on Highway 299.


It happened around 5 Thursday afternoon, as the deputy was responding to a call in Hoopa.


She was traveling eastbound near Willow Creek in an SUV when for unknown reasons lost control and struck a dirt embankment causing the vehicle to land upside down....

Post date: Fri, 02/12/2016 - 23:21

HARBOR, OREGON - An update to the massive sinkholes in Harbor, Oregon. Two of the four lanes of Highway 101 were opened Thursday night for the first time in weeks.

The sinkholes first appeared in a parking lot near the Fireside Diner back in December. Heavy rains and a decaying old drainage pipe from the 1920’s caused the massive depressions. The highway was closed January 29, and a...

Post date: Fri, 02/12/2016 - 22:17

TACOMA, WASHINGTON - The Skylar Nemetz murder trial was postponed and will not resume for a week. Nemetz is accused of murdering his wife Danielle back in 2014. Both went to local Humboldt County High Schools. The presiding judge in the Tacoma, Washington trial had to leave town.

Yesterday, prosecutors walked Nemetz through the shooting and questioned the suspect on every detail...

Post date: Fri, 02/12/2016 - 22:07

ARCATA - Humboldt’s vision for a safe non-motorized commuter trail from Arcata to Eureka along Humboldt Bay is now moving into phase two.  

More than half of the trail is along the railroad corridor, so the design is required to meet the North Coast Railroad Authority’s standards, which they approved at a meeting this week. Phase two, titled the Humboldt Bay Trail North will pick-up...

Post date: Fri, 02/12/2016 - 19:14

ARCATA - The grassroots' non-profit, V-Day Humboldt stood up to end violence against women at the Arcata Plaza Friday. This was all part of the international event One Billion Rising.

The annual event started in 2013 is the biggest mass action to end violence against women in history. People around the world spread awareness through dance to express their feelings toward injustices. ...

Post date: Fri, 02/12/2016 - 19:12

EUREKA - The crab industry has been hit hard financially due to a delayed season caused by high levels of domoic acid found in Dungeness and rock crab. Last week the Small Business Administration announced they would offer some relief with disaster loans. Local crab fishermen say the loans aren’t practical for the industry. 

The SBA has been at Woodley Island the past three days to...

Post date: Fri, 02/12/2016 - 19:11

EUREKA-The day of love is soon approaching and some people have already started celebrating. Music, warm food, and live entertainment were just a few of the many things provided at the Humboldt Senior Resource Center today .

The event was open to the public and held in Eureka. The room was decorated with hearts, red balloons, and roses. There was even a raffle. Singing also filled the...

Post date: Fri, 02/12/2016 - 17:57

EUREKA-It's the statewide Preteen Vaccine Week and public health is reminding families that their children meet vaccine requirements.

State law requires that students starting the seventh grade show proof of a Tdap booster. The shot protects against bacteria such as diphtheria, whooping cough, and more.

The public health clinic in Eureka offers a variety of services and...

Post date: Fri, 02/12/2016 - 17:54