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EUREKA- It’s the one day of the year that jokesters get to play pranks on their friends and family. Earlier today, we caught up with some people in Old Town Eureka to talk about their most memorable April fools’ jokes and plans for this year.

The owner of Humboldt Hardware, Patrick Murphy said, ”Last year we got about five different friends and family pretty bad with a recorded message...

HOOPA- The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office says arson could have been a factor in a fire this morning completely destroying a Hoopa Tribal building.

The fire started just after six this morning at the Hoopa Valley Tribal Housing Authority Office. By 6:30, the building was engulfed in flames. Firefighters with Hoopa Volunteer Fire Department worked into the afternoon to put out the fire...

EUREKA- Humboldt County residents and visitors will now be paying more at the check out, all in the name of safety. Measure Z, the county's new one-half cent sales tax, went into effect Wednesday.

The tax applies to all goods, excluding prescription medicine and food purchased as groceries. It is estimated to bring in $8.8 million.

A Measure Z Citizens Advisory Committee is...

ARCATA- A man wanted on two felony warrants was arrested Wednesday morning in Arcata.

Officers served a warrant at a home in the 5000 block of Monterey Drive. There, 34 year old Joseph Gene Conn was arrested. During a search of his home and car, police found two loaded shot guns, on loaded handgun, a cane sword and half an ounce of methamphetamine. Conn was on post release community...

HOOPA- A man was arrested Tuesday morning in Hoopa when police found a firearm, ammunition and 2 grams of meth inside of his home.

21 year old Cameron Saxon allegedly fired a rifle into the air while intoxicated around 8 a.m. Tuesday in a residential area of Big Hill Road. Saxon is a convicted felon on probation..

During a search of his home, sheriff's deputies found the Ruger...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Hundreds of divers are expected to hit our coastline now that abalone season is officially underway. The season runs from the first of April to November of each year, with a break in July.

Experts say the bare minimum requirements to take part is a five millimeter wetsuit, gloves, an abalone gauge to measure the shellfish, and an iron to pull the abalone off the rocks....

Seniors at Silvercrest Apartments are learning to celebrate their youth through music.  They are members of the karaoke club and each Friday at 4:15, they meet to share the old songs and memories.

EUREKA - They’re coming back! Two historic tall ships will visit the North Coast in April.

It’s a  pilgrimage the Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain take every year. They’re scheduled to settle in at the Bonnie Gool Guest Dock near the Adorni Center April 17 through the 22. Crescent City will play host April 23 through the 27.

Both ships offer educational public tours and...