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EUREKA- A hands-on museum for kids in Eureka will soon be receiving many improvements thanks to a nearly $50,000 grant. 

The Executive Director of Discovery Museum, Lynn Langdon, says they are in need of improvements.

"We want to be able to provide the best for our community, especially our children. And it's really, I'll say, embarrassing, when we tell the kids, 'This is the...

ARCATA- Police are looking for the person that left an explosive inside an Arcata motel room. According to Arcata Police a can sized explosive device was found hidden inside a room by a housekeeper Wednesday night.

The owner of the motel removed the device from the room while officers were on their way said Det. Sgt. Todd Dokweiler. Police inspected the device and determined that it was...

HOOPA- The Hoopa Valley Tribe is collecting information on residents living within the reservation to get a more accurate idea of the demographics in the community. Tribal census workers are going to every home and are working to count every single person living inside the tribe, both native and non-native.

The tribe started conducting the survey in mid November and are more than half...

EUREKA- College level courses are now available to Eureka High School students on campus. College of the Redwoods is offering six college level courses that can be transferred to California State University and University of California campuses.

"This is such a great opportunity for high school students to get a jump on college," said Sheila Hall from College of the Redwoods.


NORTH COAST- Advancement in the treatment of dementia related diseases is on the rise throughout Humboldt County and a local assisted living is taking part.
The Renaissance Center at Timber Ridge Assisted Living in Eureka and McKinleyville are introducing games and role-playing to help increase brain capacity and dementia symptoms in their residents. 
EUREKA- A conservative coalition is optimistic about their efforts to repeal the new California transgender law. 
County officials are verifying signatures to put the issue on a ballot for California voters this November.
Officials in the state's 58 counties are now conducting a full review to verify the over 619,244 signatures submitted. Opponents...
EUREKA- A power outage in Eureka left hundreds in the dark. It happened around 9 a.m. Thursday. Pacific Gas and Electric said 604 people were without power near Broadway and the Humboldt Hill areas. Crews were sent out shortly after the outage and said it was caused from a failed fuse that needed to be replaced. Power was fully restored to all customers by 10 a.m.

A clothing store in Old Town Eureka was robbed just after six this evening. Eureka Police report a woman who was browsing in the Belle Starr clothing store, at 405 Second Street brought some clothes up to the clerk to hold. She then asked for change and when the clerk opened the register, demanded all the money. Because the woman held one hand in her pocket and possibly held a weapon, the...