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A county inmate has been caught after two weeks on the run.

 

The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office said James F. Cain walked away from his work assignment at a Eureka lumberyard on September 10th.

 

Eureka police responded to a home in the 200 block of Q Street late Monday afternoon after they received a tip he was in the area staying at the back unit...

CRESCENT CITY- A big rig crash shuts down Highway 199 after the rig overturned, spilling lumber across the road. It happened around 8:45AM this morning, just North of Patrick’s Creek.
 
The driver, 63-year old Robert Switzler of Crescent City was driving northbound on Highway 199 at unknown speeds. California Highway Patrol Officers say that he was going through a...

Cal Fire is lifting burning restrictions in Humboldt, Del Norte, and parts of Trinity and Siskiyou Counties beginning today...The agency says it's due to recent rainfall and favorable weather. The suspension lift is for State Responsibility Areas. Even though the...

 

Smoke sent fire crews to the Courthouse today...the second call of its kind in two weeks.
 
Officials say Humboldt Sheriff Deputies noticed a light haze of smoke...they immediately pulled the fire alarm and trucks were on the way. Fire...

Faulkerson Hall at Humboldt State University is open to students ahead of schedule after being closed for emergency repairs. Construction is ongoing on the roof off the building but classes can be held in the room.

 

The recital hall was closed in August to fix a major structural beam in the building, and repairs were expected to take several weeks. The university says...

Affordable homes designed for low income families are up for sale in Arcata. The City of Arcata financed the loan to build the homes at Sandpiper Park in 2006 and the homes are now available for sale.

 

"The project was in pretty bad shape when we started," said Community Development Director, Larry Oetker.

 

Oetker said the area received a high amount of police...

Dozens of properties in Eureka have been put into a receivership following a ruling from a Humboldt County judge.

The City of Eureka took the Squires family to court back in October. The City alleged that the Squires maintained 26 of their properties in Eureka “in a state of...

Arcata Police Department found cash, a stolen, loaded handgun and marijuana in an Arcata Motel. Arcata Police conducted a probation search at the motel after police believed someone was conducting drug deals out of the room.

 

When officers went to the room they found Nathan Ruptak, of Eureka, who was renting the room. Police also found Michael Johns JR., and Katy Lee of Eureka....

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