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ARCATA - Thousands of students will be moving into HSU housing next week and the school is getting to handle emergencies with it’s annual residence hall emergency drill.

You may see smoke coming from buildings and actors crying for help at HSU on Wednesday, but it’s all part of the multiagency simulation. This exercise gives campus and community responders the chance to practice...

Post date: Mon, 08/10/2015 - 17:32

EUREKA - College of the Redwoods has added five degrees this fall to it’s Associate Degrees for Transfer program.

The ADT program stems from the 2010 Student Transfer Achievement Reform Act. It allows students the opportunity to graduate from a California Community College and have automatic admission to the California State University system, with a junior standing. The act also...

Post date: Mon, 08/10/2015 - 17:26

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA- A second U.S. Forest Service firefighter was killed while battling the wildfires in Northern California.

On Saturday, a tree struck 21-year-old Michael Hallenbeck of the Sacramento area. He was helping fight the Sierra Fire near Lake Tahoe when he was struck. News Channel 3 spoke with a Deputy Chief of the U.S. Forest Service about the incident who says fighting...

Post date: Mon, 08/10/2015 - 17:15

SCOTIA- The community of Scotia has been trying to reopen the Scotia Gym and Pool since it closed three years ago.

Built in the 1950’s, the Scotia Gym was once a place for the community to get together and enjoy recreational activities.

"I enjoyed swimming, playing basketball, racquetball, and this year our basketball team didn’t get to use the basketball court and it was kind of...

Post date: Mon, 08/10/2015 - 17:02

More than 56,000 acres burns in the Six Rivers National Forest and more than 5,000 personnel are on the scene. Cal Fire is expecting the Humboldt Complex to wind down by the end of this week. Humboldt State University is providing housing and food for the dozens of firefighters. Pay it Forward Humboldt gathers thousands of dollars worth of donations in just 8 days. An air quality advisory...

Post date: Sun, 08/09/2015 - 20:09

Current fire situation

A public meeting will be held on TODAY, August 9, 2015 at 4pm at the Hyampom Volunteer Fire Department

A public meeting will be held Monday, August 10, 2015 at 4pm at the Burnt Ranch School

A public CAMP TOUR will be held at the Hyampom Airport Incident Command Post at 11am on Monday, August 10, 2015. Please call 530/628-0093 and let...

Post date: Sun, 08/09/2015 - 09:38

More than a dozen handguns are stolen from Pacific Outfitters in Eureka. Firefighters are gaining ground on wildfires burning in the Six Rivers National Forest and Humboldt County areas. First responders prepare for a hazardous material spill on the North Coast. HSU football players help clean up Eureka in preparation for the upcoming Neighborhood Watch Party. The Salvation Army in Eureka...

Post date: Sat, 08/08/2015 - 19:57

HUMBOLDT COUNTY - With the recent retirement of Kerri Keena, Mike Tozzi has been appointed Interim Court Executive Officer of Humboldt County Superior Court.

Tozzi comes to the position from a wealth of experience, having served for thirty years as the CEO of the Stanislaus County Superior Court. The process of recruiting a new permanent CEO has already started.

Mr. Tozzi will...

Post date: Fri, 08/07/2015 - 20:02