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DEL NORTE COUNTY- A series of community workshops designed to further refine alternatives for the Last Chance Grade have wrapped up.

The Last Chance Grade is a 3.5-mile stretch of Highway 101, about 12 miles south of Crescent City.  The area is prone to landslides which send the road closer to the ocean.  Caltrans has been examining possible solutions to the instability and a potential...

EUREKA- The Board of Supervisors is expected to approve a proclamation on Tuesday that would make this week National School Counseling Week in Humboldt County.

"A school counselor plays a vital role at a school.  Not only are they there to develop relationships with families and students, they're there to be student advocates and help students succeed for their future," said Jovianne...

NORTH COAST – A garage is destroyed after a structure fire in McKinleyville.  Fortuna Police catch up to a wanted inmate after he walked away from a work crew.  We update the power outage story from Friday in Eureka. Police release a description of the vehicle. A packed house for the Fieldbrook Grange super breakfast.

MCKINLEYVILLE - A garage was consumed after a structure fire in McKinleyville.

Just after 6 Sunday evening, Arcata Fire Protection District was called to the 1100 block of Griffith Road. A fire had fully engulfed a garage that was attached to a house. Fire fighters were able to keep the blaze from extending into the home. It sustained only minor damage. The garage and its contents were...

FORTUNA - An escaped inmate who walked away from a work crew last Tuesday afternoon in Fortuna has been arrested.

Derek Ray Johnson was taken into custody Saturday night just after 11 pm. Police received a tip from a concerned citizen that Johnson was hiding in a trailer near the 300 block of North Fortuna Boulevard. He was arrested without incident.

The inmate had been serving a...

Power is restored to 1,600 Eureka residents after a driver severs a telephone pole. Humboldt Bay Fire hosts a regional training class for firefighters. River Life Foundation collects 8,000 lbs of garbage during first quarter clean up. Arcata High School hosts annual pancake breakfast fundraiser. 

EUREKA - An unknown hit and run driver severed a telephone pole and knocked out power to 1,600 PG&E customers in Eureka. Just before 9:30 Friday evening, emergency personnel were called to the corner of 6th and K Streets. An unknown vehicle had crashed through a telephone pole severing it at its base and downing live power lines.

Electricity was knocked out from Broadway...

SMITH RIVER - After winning a national music contest, Smith River Elementary was finally awarded with a big surprise and several Del Norte County students got the opportunity to participate.

Last year Smith River Elementary's music program was nationally recognized by the NAMM foundation with a merit award, but this year they took it one step further.

“So that was already pretty...