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FORTUNA- Members of the business community, non-profit organizations, Humboldt County and Fortuna city officials met for the fourth annual Fortuna State of the City Breakfast Thursday morning.

The meeting was at River Lodge and city departments had the chance to share the state of their departments. The collaboration of different agencies and programs in Fortuna was also a topic at the...

EUREKA- People looking for work will have the chance to learn about career opportunities with the U.S. Forest Service at the 5th annual Six Rivers National Forest Job Fair on Friday.

The job fair will be held at the Six Rivers National Forest Headquarters in Eureka on Friday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.  Temporary and permanent jobs with Six Rivers National Forest will be on display. Wildland...

Tax season is upon us, and people looking for tax help can begin that process with just one call.

More than 30 volunteer IRS Certified Tax Specialists will be able to do your taxes for free beginning on January 26th.  People can start setting up appointments with the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) Friday at 8 a.m. by dialing 211.  There are 32 sites where...

A Humboldt County institution had an anniversary yesterday. The College of the Redwoods Board of Trustees unanimously approved a resolution celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the college at their monthly board meeting yesterday.

It was back on January 14th, in 1964, that voters of Humboldt County approved a ballot measure to create the Redwoods Community College District. A...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- 'Coats for the Cold' has collected nearly 10,000 coats over the past six years to be donated to the homeless and children in need of warm outwear. This year the organization expects to hand out and collect 5,000 coats, jackets, and hoodies.

Founder, Robert Lohn, said he had the idea on a whim when he was at a department store and saw discounted winter jackets. "For 260...

ORICK- Administrators, teachers and residents met with the Orick School Board Tuesday to discuss the fate of the elementary school that has seen shrinking enrollment numbers. Humboldt County Office of Education Superintendent Garry Eagles was there to explain the process involved with closing Orick School.

The County Committee on School District Organization will make the final decision...

BLUE LAKE- Blue Lake City Council and the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office have signed a new three-year contract to provide law enforcement services to residents. The Sheriff's Department and the city council have been negotiating the terms of the agreement since the end of December.

Deputies were at the Blue Lake substation Wednesday, the day after the contract was signed. While the...

ARCATA- Humboldt State University President, Rollin Richmond, welcomed students, faculty and staff at the university's 'Spring Welcome' ceremony. A dozen staff member that work on campus were recognized by Richmond for their support.

At the ceremony, the premier of the University's Centennial Documentary, produced and directed by a Humboldt State Alumni, was shown to audience members....

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