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ARCATA, Calif. – On the night of Sunday, August 17th, a single vehicle traffic collision on US-101, north of Samoa Blvd, sent two occupants to the hospital with major injuries.

Just after 5:00 pm, a 2000 Nissan Pathfinder driven by 18-year-old Ryan Ellena of McKinleyville was...

Eureka-the Sequoia Park Zoo opened it’s much heralded Watershed Heroes display Sunday morning and it lives up to every expectation and then some.

The lines formed early as anticipation of the river otter and salmon part of the exhibit officially opened with a ribbon cutting. City officials and zoo board members did the honors but it was the kids who were captivated from the second they...

NORTH COAST- An 18-year-old man is stabbed in Arcata and police are searching for the suspect.  Also, fire officials say a vegetation fire in McKinleyville was caused by arson.  There are updates to the Lodge, Beaver and Slide fires as well.  In Eureka, the council will vote on a shopping cart ordinance at the upcoming council meeting.  So far, three arrests have been made in the Avoid the 8...

Leggett - the Lodge Lightning Complex Fire continues to cause traffic slow downs as you head through Mendocino County on Highway 101.

Calfire officials say smoky conditions will continue as you pass Laytonville and into the Ukiah valley. So far, the blaze has consumed over 12,000 acres and is 65 percent contained. Over 1,800 fire personnel are battling flames and smoke in wilderness...

McKinleyville - A woman has been arrested for brandishes a semi-automatic handgun after getting in an argument at a McKinleyville trailer park.

Around 2:45 Thursday afternoon, Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 38-year old female, Reshawn Lindsey O’Kelly from Crescent City after residents at the trailer park reported O’Kelly running around brandishing the weapon. After an extensive search, law...

Fieldbrook - one man is arrested after authorities find a trespass marijuana grow operation on Green Diamond Forest land in Fieldbrook. Arrested was 28-year-old Kaleb Cory Severe.

On Thursday, Green Diamond security personnel alerted the Sheriff’s Department to two greenhouses. After obtaining warrants, investigating deputies found 110-growing marijuana plants and 6-pounds of processed...

HOOPA- a fight between two brothers in Hoopa lead to an arrest Thursday afternoon.

Humboldt county sheriff’s deputies say Albert Carpenter assaulted his brother with a four-foot long stick.

Carpenter fled the scene but was shortly located by deputies behind a gas station. Carpenter was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon and for violating state parole.

His brother...