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The Humboldt County Economic Development Team is inviting the public to a meeting. It will be held in the Prosperity Center at 520 E Street in Eureka at 6 pm this Thursday, December 19th.

On the agenda for discussion, is the Brownfield’s Program which is the expansion, redevelopment or reuse of property that may be complicated by the presence of hazardous substance,...

RIO DELL- Access to the Eel River in Rio Dell may be restricted based on residents concerns about noise and damage to the river bar. The City Council will make a decision on whether or not they will restrict access to the river.

Residents living near the river bar came to the council complaining about noise and motorized vehicles damaging the river. In response the city sent out a...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- The Eureka Police Department is training business owners and their employees to be compliant with alcohol licenses in Humboldt County. The department hosted a training seminar presented by the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control.

The training educated attendants on the laws and regulations on selling alcohol. The seminar was funded by a $68,000 grant by the state....

BLUE LAKE- The Board of Supervisors will decide at Tuesday's meeting whether or not they will help to fund the levee in Blue Lakes certification required by the federal government. If the levee is not certified residents in Blue Lake will have to purchase flood insurance.

All levees are required to be certified by the Corp of Engineers after Hurricane Katrina. The city is funding one-...

WILLOW CREEK- Several families were displaced on Monday after a fire broke out at an apartment complex. 
 
Residents at the Willow Creek Apartments were evacuated just before 1 p.m. According to the Willow Creek Volunteer Fire Department, the apartment building was fully involved in flames, but was quickly contained. No injuries have been reported. The cause of...

More than 20 people were evacuated after a fire ripped through several buildings in Eureka early this morning.

"I pretty much lost everything," Michael Waldrip said.

Waldrip is one of three people that have to find other living arrangements after a fire destroyed two buildings on Myrtle Avenue.

"By the time I got outside the whole house and the rest of the bedroom and the...

EUREKA- As the preliminary hearing for double-homicide suspect Jason Warren wraps up we learned today that he would be held to answer on murder charges.
 
After four days of testimony the judge found circumstantial evidence tying Warren to two separate homicides last Sept. The first one of Hoopa woman Dorothy Ulrich, who was found inside of her home and heard on...
NORTH COAST- It is the busiest mailing season of the year and deputies say everyone should be extra cautious of thieves,
 
"Theft in mail is a common occurrence unfortunately and it happens year around, however during the holiday season we see an increase."
 
It has already hit two neighborhoods this past weekend in Humboldt County,...

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