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EUREKA- The trial date has been set for Joe Serna, the man accused of vehicular manslaughter and a hit and run stemming from a fatal accident in Eureka in July of 2012.

Joe Serna was allegedly leaving an area bar and crashed into another vehicle at 17th Street and Myrtle Avenue, resulting in the death of pedestrian 57-year-old James Philbrook.  Serna’s defense attorney told...

EUREKA- With a community still in shock from the death of Rev. Eric Freed, law enforcement officials attempted to answer communities questions about the Humboldt County Jail's policy of late night releases.

"How do we protect the community, while vigorously protecting the rights of the individual?" asked Eureka Police Chief Andrew Mills.

Local clergy and police officials...

MANILA- A barn is burnt down as a result of an early Wednesday morning blaze that took the life of a calf and caused thousands of dollars worth of damage. The cause of the fire is the result of a warming lamp next to the calf.

According to Justin McDonald from the Arcata Fire Protection District the fire broke out at 4:30 a.m.. The fire burnt the barn, and caused damage to surrounding...

EUREKA- College of the Redwoods Board of Trustees will consider moving forward with a plan that will keep the Fort Bragg instructional site open, but transfer the campus over to Mendocino College. The trustees will consider the recommendation made by CR President at the next board meeting on March 4th.

In the recommendation to the board prepared by CR President Kathy Smith, she...

ARCATA- Members of Arcata High School's student government  took the place of Arcata City Council members for a day as part of Student Government Day. Students shadowed council members and city staff to get an idea of what it is like to work for government.

The annual event is held at City Hall to help education students on the role of student government in a community. Arcata High...

CRESCENT CITY- The Crescent City Harbor District has a new CEO/Harbormaster. His name is Charles Helms, and he started on Monday. 
 
According to harbor district President Wesley White, Helms’ hails all the way from Seattle, Washington. Helms’ is replacing Richard Young, who announced his retirement last year.
 
Harbor district officials...
CRESCENT CITY- The Crescent City Harbor District has a new CEO/Harbormaster. His name is Charles Helms, and he started on Monday. 
 
According to harbor district President Wesley White, Helms’ hails all the way from Seattle, Washington. Helms’ is replacing Richard Young, who announced his retirement last year.
 
Harbor district officials...
From the Arcata Police Department:
 
On 2/26/2014 at about 2:00am, an officer with the Arcata Police Department conducted an investigation on a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot of Motel 6.  A male subject was contacted inside the vehicle and it was found that the license plates affixed to the car actually belonged to another vehicle.
 
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