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Power was restored to all customers just before 3:30 p.m. on Monday. According to PG&E officials, the outage was caused by a fuse that went out.
 
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On Monday just before 2 p.m. PG&E reported a power outage in the McKinleyville area. Officials estimate about 232 customers to be...
The large vessel docked at Humboldt Bay is a military ship called the Independence. 
 
From the Fortuna Police Department: 
 
Fortuna, CA – On January 25, 2014 at approximately 7:50 p.m, a Sergeant with the Fortuna Police Department responded to North Fortuna Boulevard at Smith Lane regarding a theft that had just occurred. The Sergeant contacted a 49 year old female victim who reported that Christopher Crowl (35) of Fortuna had struck her in the...

Five people were arrested after a drug bust at a Fortuna motel. Plus, U.S. postage prices went up today. Also, volunteers spent the day planting nearly one thousand trees in Loleta. 

From the Fortuna Police Department: 
 
Fortuna, CA – On January 25, 2014 at approximately 0035 hours, Officers with the Fortuna Police Department responded to the National Nine Motel regarding the report of possible narcotic trafficking within one of the rooms.
 
Upon the officers arrival they attempted contact with occupants of the room...

It’s something you don’t see everyday. a crane that can reach 50-feet high being stuffed into an historical church.

But that’s what happened this morning as construction workers delicately fit the crane through the front door of St. Bernard's church. Church authorities said it was a sprinkler system that will be installed over the next couple of months. Getting something that big and...

A local man from McKinleyville has given a gift that can keep on giving… he’s given his blood.

Barbershop owner and long time apheresis blood donor, Leroy Murrell, has donated 80 gallons of blood and blood components. He’s been donating for over 25 years now and is able to donate as many as 24-times a year. Donors can give platelets weekly, as compared to whole blood donors who can only...

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