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CARLOTTA - California Highway Patrol responded to a vehicle over the embankment around 11 a.m. Monday. The incident occurred on Highway 36 east of Carlotta.

The male driver reportedly drove his 2003 Hyundai Elantra about 100 feet off the roadway. It is unknown why he crashed. He was able to walk back up to the roadway and get help.

CHP had to shut down the roadway for about a...

WILLOW CREEK - The case of a Willow Creek murder was brought to the courthouse again Monday, after one suspect was acquitted the week before.

Limmie Curry III was seen in court for a hearing for his case. Curry is one of two suspects in the killing of William Billie Reid.

The murder occurred in 2010 at a marijuana grow off Highway 299.

Both suspects were accused of...

EUREKA- The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors is facing a lawsuit alleging the group violated the Brown Act on three separate occasions.

At the supervisor’s afternoon session on October 14, Fortuna resident Janelle Egger delivered a court summons to supervisor Rex Bohn during the public comment portion of the meeting.

Egger filed a writ of mandate against the county alleging...

EUREKA- The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors will discuss their responses to this year’s Grand Jury Report on Tuesday for the first time.

Among one of the most highly contested issues in the report that the supervisors will address is late night jail releases. In the report, the jury recommended eliminating late night jail releases, giving detainees their money back when released...

EUREKA- Tuesday is the first Eureka City Council reading of an ordinance proposed by community members and designed to curb underage drinking in the city.

About one year ago, members of Humboldt Allies for Substance Abuse Prevention decided something needed to be done to address the problem of underage drinking in Eureka.

"Currently, one third of all Eureka youth have reported...

EUREKA- Police are searching for the woman who robbed a Eureka gas station early Monday morning.

Authorities say at about 1:45 a.m., a woman entered the Texaco Gas Station on the 1000 block of Broadway and brandishing a firearm. They say she demanded money and left with an undisclosed amount of cash in a trash bag. She was seen fleeing the scene on foot northbound on Broadway.


The following is from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the motorcycle rider who evaded deputies on October 16, 2014. The investigating deputy was able to obtain a photograph of the man from Bear River Casino Security. The man had been at Bear River Casino prior to the pursuit.


The following is from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

On Sunday, at approximately 1:20 a.m. the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call regarding...