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From the Eureka Police Department: 
 
Due to a recent increase in complaints regarding aggressive and/or suspicious door-to-door peddling and solicitation, the Eureka Police Department would like to offer the following safety tips:
 
1. Ask to see a City of Eureka business...
UPDATE: Multiple people have been hospitalized after a DUI driver crashed into their vehicle on SR-36. The accident was reported around 11 a.m. near the Little Golden Gate Bridge. According to the California Highway Patrol, a woman from Rio Dell was driving her pick-up truck in the westbound lane near Bridgeville. At the same time, a Subaru was driving eastbound, when the pick-up truck...

 

A beloved access road for hikers into Redwood National Park that had been closed is reopening on Friday.

The Tall Trees Access Road has been closed because of mandatory federal budget cutbacks since last spring. It re-opens Friday, February 28th. It will allow visitors access again to the Tall Trees Trail, Emerald Ridge Trail and during low water periods, backcountry...

EUREKA- Fire Fighters were called to fight a fire right under the Ryan’s Slough Bridge next to Target.

Officials from Humboldt Bay Fire got the call just before 7:30 pm Thursday evening. Officials say the blaze had been started from a homeless encampment. Firefighters were able to put the fire out from atop the bridge. One man was taken to the hospital for injuries and authorities were...

BLUE LAKE- Dell'Arte International has awarded ten grants to local artists to create art projects in Blue Lake. The $500 grant will help each artists to create projects like public art, live events, workshops and civic improvement projects within the town.

The projects include a winner looking to create a music video in town and another wishing to decorate a manhole cover that...

ARCATA- Plaza Point residents claim they have been threatened with unfair evictions and that property managers have not responded to their concerns. In response to their growing complaints management met with residents on Wednesday.

On Feb. 19th, several residents attended the Arcata City Council meeting and spoke about their fears of being evicted from the affordable housing apartment...

EUREKA- Eureka resident, Elan Firpo formally announced her candidacy for Humboldt County District Attorney on Thursday at Vance Hotel in Eureka.

Firpo works as a Senior Felony Prosecutor for the District Attorney's Office and has both private industry executive and government service experience. Firpo said her focus as DA would be on public safety.

In her speech, Firpo said she...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Local authorities are reporting a spike in vehicle thefts in the unincorporated areas of Humboldt County.

According to the California Highway Patrol, four cars were reported stolen from McKinleyville just between Wednesday night and Thursday morning.  All of them are Hondas.

CHP officials say this time of year, there is usually an increase in the number of...

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