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Eureka Police are investigating a deadly shooting. A fire rips through an office at Mad River Community Hospital. The Discovery Museum has a new Executive Director. Community members enjoy the Blue Lake Harvest Festival. Fortuna Sunrise Cemetery hosts a unique storytelling event on the grounds for visitors. More than 100 people attend Zumbathon at the Bayside Grange, all for a great cause. ...

Post date: Sun, 10/25/2015 - 19:25

According to Eureka Police Chief Andrew Mills, at around 10 Saturday night, officers responded to a shots fired call near F and Watson Street.
 
One man was located in the roadway with a gunshot wound. He was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

 
Another man arrived at the hospital with a gunshot wound and is expected to survive.
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Post date: Sun, 10/25/2015 - 01:49

Traffic stop in Ferndale leads to the arrest of a man in possession of drugs. New statistics reveal the crime rate in Eureka is on the decline. Community members visit Redwood Acres and take a step back in time for the Skill Share Gathering event. The 9th Annual Sustainable Living Fair also kicks off at Redwood Acres. Landowners are working together to restore the "Salt River Watershed" in...

Post date: Sat, 10/24/2015 - 18:52

HUMBOLDT COUNTY - It’s a virus that can be very painful and usually affects seniors who have had chickenpox.

The Humboldt County Department of Health and Human Services says 1 in 3 people in the US will develop shingles. For that reason, they are offering low-cost vaccine’s for qualified seniors. The treatment lowers the chances of a person getting shingles. It also shortens and lessens...

Post date: Sat, 10/24/2015 - 00:14

COLLEGE OF THE REDWOODS - A night of “wow” and “you’re kidding” and quite of few “ah’s” and “oo’s” were the expressions of the evening at CR’S 25th Science Night.

There were hundreds who stood outside and packed classrooms inside to learn, play and be flabbergasted. The educational and immensely fun event captivated young and old alike with demonstrations, hands-on activities...

Post date: Sat, 10/24/2015 - 00:00

EUREKA- The Eureka Police Department is going international, getting new ideas on how to combat the city's crime issues.

Police Chief Andrew Mills, four sergeants and a crime analyst got back yesterday from a trip to Portland. There, the team joined hundreds of other law enforcement personnel from across the world at the 25th annual problem oriented policing conference.

At the...

Post date: Fri, 10/23/2015 - 17:34

ARCATA - HSU's Forestry Department is the target of a petition from the University's Climate Crisis Club. Club members saying they're concerned with the practices the department is teaching students.

The club says the department agrees deforestation has negative impacts but those impacts are mitigated with reforestation after clear cutting. The club says the areas are turned into tree...

Post date: Fri, 10/23/2015 - 17:34

SACRAMENTO- At any given time, more than six million Californians are not registered to vote, a trend which could change soon with a new law that could make it easier to register at a local DMV office. 

The new law follows a federal requirement that mandates DMV offices be equipped to register voters. Current DMV registration forms are convoluted and confusing, experts say, but the new...

Post date: Fri, 10/23/2015 - 17:32