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NORTH COAST- Minor accidents occurred up and down the North Coast Wednesday as the sudden rainfall made roads more slick.

According to Office Matt Harvey from the California Highway Patrol the rain brings oil to the road's surface as it washes it way from the asphalt.

Harvey said it is important that drivers stay safe and drive slowly when its raining. He said to expect roads to...


The Federal Aviation Administration, or FAA, is demanding Crescent City upgrade its airport. The Del Norte County Airport is in need of a renovation but the airport is under dueling agencies, causing delays in moving forward with any change.

The California Coastal Commission is in dispute with the FAA on how the remodeling of the terminal will take place. The coastal commission has a...


EUREKA- One man is dead after an officer involved shooting Wednesday morning in Eureka.

We spoke to neighbors who heard the shooting and said the situation was scary.

At about 11 p.m. on Tuesday night near the 1600 block of Allard Avenue, officers with the Eureka Police Department were searching for two suspects wanted on felony warrants.  An officer then witnessed two other men...


SCOTIA- A man from London, Jamie Ramsay, is running more than 11,000 miles across 14 countries and is currently in Humboldt County.  His goal is to raise money and awareness for suicide prevention worldwide.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports nearly 40,000 Americans died from suicide in 2011.

“When I speak to people and they ask me what I'm doing, it opens up so...


EUREKA- The City of Eureka will have penalties in place for people in possession of stolen shopping carts, after the council unanimously decided to adopt a new ordinance on...

From Eureka Police Department: Members of the multi-agency officer involved shooting investigative team are investigating an officer involved shooting in Eureka.
On September 16, at about 11:00 p.m., officers from the Eureka Police Department were in the area of 1600 Allard Street looking for two subjects wanted on felony warrants. A short time later an officer observed two men...


Weed - The “Boles Fire” in Weed north of Redding continues to burn. It has grown to 375 acres and is 25-percent contained. Over 150 structures have been damaged or destroyed. Highway 97 is closed from I-5 to 10 miles north of Weed.

Although some evacuation orders have been lifted, they still are in place for the community of Angel Valley and the Hoy Road. Evacuation centers have been...

SACRAMENTO- The Bureau of Reclamation has released additional water to support salmon fish health in the lower Klamath River.

On Monday, testing revealed that Chinook Salmon were found with the disease Ich, a precursor to what caused the fish kill back in 2002.

Flows have been doubled from the Lewiston Dam starting at 10 am Tuesday morning. They will remain this way for the next...