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FERNDALE- Community members have been given more time to raise money for the renovation of an old barn in Ferndale that could be torn down if enough funds are not raised.

The Nilsen Barn was built in 1902 and is located in a parking lot off of Main Street.  The Save The Barn Project has been working since January to raise money to convert the barn into a parking and storage facility.  ...

Eureka - Humboldt Bay Fire is alerting the public about a recall of residential smoke alarms.

Officials say Didde United Technologies announced a voluntary recall to replace certain AC/DC smoke alarms and combination smoke and carbon monoxide alarms. It is only for hardwired units that may not function during a power outage. Model #  i120120SCO AND Model # KN-COSM-IBA manufactured...

Piercy – One man has been arrested after an argument turns deadly and he allegedly shoots his brother.

Yesterday, just before 3 pm, the Mendocino Sheriff’s Department was alerted to a shooting at the 78000 block of Highway 271. Before deputies could get to the property, a victim was brought by family to Jerold Phelps Community Hospital in Garberville. That victim, Carl Fragale was...


EUREKA - Pine Hill Elementary School is holding a penny drive to help another elementary school in Weed affected by the recent fire. The school is collecting pennies that will be sent to Weed Elementary next week.

The school survived the fire, but with some damage to one building, the playground, and the perimeter. In addition to bringing pennies, students and teachers are encouraged to...


FORTUNA - The habitat in and around the eel river is suffering and the nearby wildlife and communities are feeling the effects. But the Eel River Delta Restoration Project is addressing the issues of diminishing habitat and much more in three projects. On Thursday, representatives from those three projects gathered to share their ideas and report on their efforts.

“I've lived on the...


EUREKA- A non-profit organization dedicated to promoting kindness and compassion among youth has been visiting Eureka City Schools this week.  The goal of Rachel’s Challenge is inspiring people to make a positive difference in peoples’ lives.

Rachel Scott was the first student killed in the Columbine High School shooting in 1999.  At the Rachel’s Challenge assembly on Thursday, Eureka...


EUREKA- The name of the man shot and killed by a Eureka Police Officer Wednesday morning has been released as authorities continue to investigate what happened.

The Humboldt County Coroner’s Office confirms 22-year-old Eureka resident Thomas McClain is the person who died in the shooting on the 1600 block of Allard Avenue early Wednesday morning. Eureka Police say they encountered...

EUREKA- Sixth graders at Zane Middle School in Eureka dropped student made brains from the roof of the school on Thursday.

The Great Zane Sixth Grade Brain Drop is a culmination of three weeks of study on the brain. Students have been learning about the different functions of the brain and the roll of the skull that protects the brain.

Students built a protection device around...