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HOOPA - Another convicted felon is behind bars after he was found with alleged stolen property, marijuana and a weapon.

Sheriff’s deputies took 23-year old Roman “Jay” Price into custody after locating a vehicle allegedly used in two recent burglaries. A search turned up stolen property; a short barreled 12-guage shotgun and a small amount of marijuana.

Price was booked into the...

Post date: Sat, 03/26/2016 - 00:36

TACOMA, WASHINGTON - A long and painful journey has ended for two families as a sentence was rendered Friday in the Skylar Nemetz murder trial.

The former Humboldt resident and his wife married then moved to Washington where he was stationed in the army.

He was recently convicted in the shooting of his wife, Danielle.

The charges were manslaughter with special...

Post date: Sat, 03/26/2016 - 00:30

SOUTH SPIT - A vegetation fire burned two acres Friday morning south of Eureka.

Around 10:30, crews from Cal Fire and Loleta Fire were called to an active brush fire on the south spit. Four engines and a water tender along with several hand crews set up a perimeter.

Off shore conditions were mild then things changed and made things challenging emergency responders but they were...

Post date: Sat, 03/26/2016 - 00:20

EUREKA - Two convicted felons are back in jail after law enforcement finds them with an AR-15 rifle and ammunition. 33-year old Michael Johns and 25-year old Michael Stockhoff were arrested Friday.

Just before 2:30 pm, EPD and POP team officers conducted a probation search at a motel on the 2800-block of Broadway. They located the rifle and ammunition. The weapon is believed stolen from...

Post date: Sat, 03/26/2016 - 00:11

DEL NORTE COUNTY – A Crescent City man convicted of attacking and assaulting former roommates was sentenced to state prison.

51-year old Todd Nastiuk was sentenced Thursday to six years after he was found guilty of a first degree burglary with with a person present. The sentence stems from an incident where Nastiuk attacked several men in a homeless encampment with a hand axe and stole...

Post date: Fri, 03/25/2016 - 23:45

EUREKA- In just over a month, the homeless camps in Palco Marsh will be empty.

The City of Eureka has established May 2, as the deadline for when illegal homeless encampments need to be gone. This is for the construction of the waterfront trail, and also  environmental and safety concerns. The city is asking for proposals from third parties interested in setting up temporary city-...

Post date: Fri, 03/25/2016 - 17:45

KLAMATH- Five months and 700 hours later, construction is complete on a brand new home for a Yurok elder. It was built thanks to the hard work of trainees and the first of it's kind training program the region.

"The words how can I say? Ah, I can't say," said New Homeowner, Butch Sanderson.

The Yurok Tribal Member was speechless after he saw his home for the first time Friday...

Post date: Fri, 03/25/2016 - 17:42

EUREKA- Music filled the room, and decorations were seen everywhere as The Humboldt Senior Resource Center had a spring celebration.

The Easter celebration was held in both Eureka, Arcata, and Fortuna.

The smell of fresh food radiated the center; pineapple baked ham, scalloped potatoes, and fresh fruit cups were just some of the many things served. There was also a spring bonnet...

Post date: Fri, 03/25/2016 - 17:42