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ARCATA- A second day of protests took place on the Humboldt State University campus Tuesday. Hundreds of students stood on the University Center Quad in solidarity, protesting against the firing of a faculty member.

At 11:11 am several students marched out of class and marched to the quad. There, students called for answers asking the administration to reveal the reason for the decision...

EUREKA- Forest officials say the fire shelter a Plumas National Forest Firefighter used on Monday likely prevented more serious injuries.  They say he likely deployed it because he was disoriented and lost track of where his escape route was.

"The shelter was certainly a component to providing some survivable space in an environment that was smoky and hot,”said Forest Fire Chief Mike...

ORICK- A U.S. Forest Service Firefighter was injured during a controlled burn east of Orick.

It happened just after 2:30 p.m. on monday near Bald Hills Road. Forest Service officials say during the controlled burn, spot fires ignited outside of the controlled zone. Forest service officials say a Plumas National Forest Firefighter was caught in between two of the spot fires and he...

EUREKA- The charge of attempted murder was dropped on Tuesday for the man accused of assaulting a U.S. Forest Service Officer back in March.

Sanchez’ defense attorney and the prosecutor agreed to waive Sanchez’ preliminary hearing, if the attempted murder charge was dropped. Sanchez’ defense also agreed to add special allegations of causing great bodily injury to two of Sanchez’ other...

From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

On Tuesday, at approximately 10:00 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 regarding a possible deceased male at a transient camp off Sprowel Creek Road near the Alderpoint Crossing, Garberville.

Deputies responded to the area described by the caller and located a deceased male. Due to body being partially covered,...

The following is from the Arcata Police Department:

On Tuesday at about 1:00am, an officer with the Arcata Police Department conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle towing a U-Haul trailer for an equipment violation in the 1300 block of Sunset Ave.

While speaking with the occupants, the officer smelled the strong odor of green marijuana emanating from the U-Haul trailer. During the...

Four riders on one bike are raising money and awareness as they travel down the left coast.

On September 15, Ryan Hickey, Jeff Belanger Katie Munro and Hamilton Simon along with a support driver, Simon Smith left Canada. They will be traveling through Eureka and on to Mexico in hopes of raising $50,000 for early detection of lung cancer research. They are riding one specially...

Eureka - College of the Redwoods is looking for citizens to help oversee a multimillion-dollar bond measure.

CR’s board of trustees says they have three positions they need to fill. One member needs to be active in a taxpayer’s organization in local, regional or statewide levels. Another member needs to be on an advisory council or foundation in the Redwoods Community College District...