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LOLETA- One victim was duct taped to the ground and another victim was shot at, following a home invasion robbery and attempted homicide in Loleta. 

At 4:10 Thursday morning, HCSO responded to the 1600 block of Tompkins Hill Road.  The first victim reported that a suspicious Caucasian man in a silver Ford pickup truck with Iowa plates, was parked near his house. The victim said he was...

Post date: Thu, 07/28/2016 - 17:30

EUREKA- A suspect fled after a reported shooting, but a Eureka man is arrested on other charges.

At Around 12:20 p.m. Wednesday, a shot was fired into the front porch of a residence on the 1600 block of Union Street following an argument. 29-year-old Joshua Buchanon, along with two women and two children came out of the home.


Buchanon had a searchable probation. Police...

Post date: Thu, 07/28/2016 - 17:26

NORTH COAST - It's immunization week.  Medical providers and school officials across the North Coast are urging parents to vaccinate kids before school starts.

State law requires all students to receive vaccinations prior to attending public school.

TDaP, MMR, Hepatitis B, Polio and Chickenpox shots are mandatory when entering kindergarten or seventh grade.


Post date: Thu, 07/28/2016 - 17:24
ARCATA – It was a whirlwind tour through the LGBTQ community. Humboldt State University’s Librarian; Kyle Morgan discussed the movement, history, and even revealed records from two of the largest LGBTQ archives in the world.
Morgan presented topics pertaining to the history of the LGBTQ community. Such matters included the homophile movement of the late 1950’S,...
Post date: Thu, 07/28/2016 - 16:42
EUREKA – Entertainment, food, and a good time! The Timber Ridge staff and residents commemorated our fellow Law Enforcement at the Luau In Support Of The Blue event.
Staff members greeted Officers with lei garlands as they entered through the doors. The event consisted of Hawaiian theme music, a tiki bar, ahi steaks, and a hula competition. This event started 16...
Post date: Thu, 07/28/2016 - 16:42

NORTH COAST - A multi-agency raid on illegal marijuana operations lands two Texas men in jail with promises by law enforcement of more arrests to come.

Tuesday morning around 9, Sheriff’s Deputies along with Humboldt County Drug Task Force, Humboldt County District Attorney’s Office, California Department of Fish and Wildlife Services, Cal-Fire, Humboldt County Code Enforcement,...

Post date: Thu, 07/28/2016 - 00:00

MCKINLEYVILLE - A Fieldbrook man is in custody after robbing a bank in McKinleyville.

58-year old John Wilson was booked into the Humboldt County Jail. Just after 3:15 Wednesday afternoon, the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was called to Tri-Counties Bank on the 16-hundred block of Central Avenue. Wilson allegedly told employees he had a gun and demanded money. He escaped with an...

Post date: Wed, 07/27/2016 - 23:37

EUREKA - Police are searching for a suspect after a shooting in Eureka. Just before 12:30 this afternoon, officers responded to the 1600-block of Union Street where at least one shot was reported into the ground. There were no injuries but an unknown suspect allegedly fled the scene in a silver sedan.

Three adults and two children were removed from the residence to be interviewed. An...

Post date: Wed, 07/27/2016 - 20:18