Red Cross Evacuation Center for Mad River/Ruth at: Van Duzen Community Center, Van Duzen Road, Mad River:    
Precautionary evacuations for the town of Blocksburg. There will be a meeting Saturday at 6pm at the Baptist Church in Bridgeville 48215 Alderpoint Road :    
Mandatory evacuation for both sides of Lower Mad River Road, from Ruth Marina/Journey’s End to Ruth/Zenia Road. :    
State Route 36 is closed at the Trinity County line due to the wildfires. It's unknown when the roadway will re-open:    

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FORTUNA- Bullying is an ongoing issue for children across the country, but on Tuesday elementary and middle schoolers in Fortuna received some encouragement from a pop singer.

Meredith O’Connor is a singer and anti-bullying advocate from New York City, known for her songs “Celebrity” and “The Game”. On Tuesday she was at Ambrosini Elementary and Toddy Thomas Middle School to perform and...

FORTUNA- High school students in Fortuna are getting a jump-start on their careers with a workshop designed to teach critical job seeking skills.

Tuesday was the last session of Job Training 101 at the eel river community school. Fortuna’s Multi-Generational Center organized the six-week course with the help of Fortuna High School. Over the past weeks students did mock interviews, spoke...

FORTUNA- Fortuna Police Department will soon be getting new software designed to make police response and reporting more efficient.

On Monday the city council approved a contract with Sunridge Incorporated for a $217,000 software upgrade. In the next six months the police department will transition into a new computer aided dispatch and records management system called RIMS. The...

EUREKA- The Eureka Police Department continues to investigate a homicide that took place over the weekend.

Twenty-two-year-old Eureka resident Casey Campbell was shot and killed near the intersection of 15th Street and Williams Street early Saturday morning. Police are following up on leads but have not named a suspect at this time. The Eureka Police Chief says the shooting...

EUREKA- Traffic collisions are the leading cause of death for teenagers in the United States. On Tuesday, an assembly was held at Eureka High School designed to spread awareness about the dangers of reckless and distracted driving. 

Members of the California Highway Patrol, the Eureka Police Department and Caltrans spoke at the Impact Teen Drivers Assembly. Officials talked to kids...

EUREKA - The homeless will have much needed help during colder weather as a conditional shelter has just been activated for 2014. Eureka’s “Extreme Weather Winter Shelter” will be available now through March. The shelter is a collaboration between the Eureka Rescue Mission, Redwood Teen Challenge, St. Vincent de Paul, the National Weather Service, Eureka Main Street and the City of Eureka...

Most high school sports have already started the NCS Playoffs, except for Cross Country. That meet will be this Saturday. Two weekend’s ago, the Arcata Tigers swept the HDN Championships. News Channel 3’s Chet Davis presents our Sporting Youth of the week. Arcata Cross Country.

EUREKA- A Christmas tradition and the Salvation Army’s biggest fundraiser of the year begins this week, but organizers say they need your help.

Volunteers are needed for the Salvation Army's annual Kettle Drive. The bell ringing campaign begins on Thursday in Eureka, with 20 more locations across Humboldt County beginning November 28. This year the kettle drive will be present in areas...