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HOOPA- A 43-year-old man is dead after being ejected from his vehicle. The California Highway Patrol said he was not wearing his seat belt.

The Humboldt County Coroner's Office has released his name as Gaylord Wayne Lewis Jr. of Hoopa. 

The accident happened on State Route 96 north of Shoemaker Lane at 11:20 p.m. Sunday. The man was driving a 1994 Ford pickup southbound when, for...

NORTH COAST- The Avoid the 8 DUI Task Force is seeing a significant amount of DUI arrest this holiday season.

31 arrests have been made since the holiday crackdown began December 12. During the same time period last year 69 arrests were made.

Over the next couple of days extra saturation patrols will be deployed across Humboldt County. Another maximum enforcement period will take...

NORTH COAST- Residents in areas of Ferndale and Petrolia said they were able to feel a 3.6 magnitude earthquake Monday morning. 

The quake happened at 5:42 a.m. and struck 13 miles west of Petrolia. This is the same area of another small quake that hit Christmas Day. That was a 3.2 earthquake.

FORTUNA- It may be Christmas vacation for students on the north coast, but teachers at one local school are back at work preparing a surprise for 13 classes.

On Monday, seven teachers from Ambrosini Elementary were hard at work on their day off setting up brand new kindles for their classrooms. With money raised by the Rohnerville Education Foundation, the school was able to purchase 65...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- It’s a crime of opportunity that can put local store employees at risk each night, but law enforcement say there is a way to protect your self.

Last week, an Arcata store manager fell victim to an armed robbery while leaving work with the store’s safety deposit bag. The suspect made off with the victim’s cell phone, keys, wallet and the deposit. Although crimes like...

EUREKA- The first Measure S-funded project for Eureka City Schools will begin by the end of January.

The $50 million bond measure was passed by voters in November. The measure will fund modernization projects that focus on improving students’ safety as well as enhancing career and technical education. The first project will be Phase Two of the modernization of the Lincoln Campus in...

EUREKA- The hands-on science museum for kids, the Discovery Museum, will have a new, permanent location starting this spring.

The museum has been at the Jefferson Community Center in Eureka since the end of November. Before that, the museum was in the Carson Block Building for 14 years, but had to vacate the space so the building could be seismically retrofitted. Now, museum officials...

Small voices have a way of inspiring us to big ideas.  Case in point, a Fortuna girl who wants to save the planet.  In Fortuna, there is a little girl with big dreams.  ...