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NORTH COAST- The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors will discuss a possible high-energy use tax for areas in the county on Tuesday. Plus, hundreds of colorful runners lace up their sneakers and run for a cause.

NORTH COAST- A procession of law enforcement will travel 60 miles along Highway 101 and 1 to the memorial service of Mendocino County Sheriff's Deputy Ricky Del Fiorentino in Fort Bragg on Wednesday. Plus, the first tsunami...

CRESCENT CITY- It was a memorable day in Del Norte County Saturday afternoon as the community gathered to celebrate the years of reconstruction to Crescent City’s new harbor. The $54 million project is the first tsunami-resistant port on the West Coast.
 
"It was a long and arduous process, there was a lot of uncertainty along the way, a lot of obstacles to...

There’s good news regarding jobs here on the North Coast. Humboldt County’s preliminary unemployment rate has "not" changed from eight percent from February. January’s revised rate was the same. The county is down one percent from February of last year. This is Humboldt County’s lowest February jobless rate since 2008.

Humboldt County remained ranked twenty-second in the state's...

Six Rivers National Forest Supervisor, Tyrone Kelly has been selected to be the Director of Engineering at the Forest Service’s Pacific Southwest Regional Office in Vallejo. The Pacific Southwest Region covers all of California, Hawaii and the Pacific Islands.

Kelly has been Six Rivers National Forest Supervisor since June of 2006. He spent twenty years of his career in various...

OREGON- The man police said is responsible for the death of Mendocino Deputy, Ricky Del  Fiorentino, is also connected to a shooting death of an Oregon State University Professor.

Police in Eugene, Oregon said Ricardo Chaney was a person of interest in the murder of 79-year-old George Wasson. He was found shot dead in is home, where the suspect lit the two story home on fire shortly...

EUREKA- The man accused of fatally stabbing a 24-year-old at a Trinidad RV Park, Larry Morrow, has plead guilty to voluntary manslaughter.

On Thursday in court, Morrow plead guilty to one count of voluntary manslaughter. He is accused of stabbing and killing Jessie Ruiz multiple times after a fight between both men. The incident happened at Hidden Creek RV park in Trinidad in January....

DEL NORTE- A preliminary injunction against the widening project on highway 199 and 197 was filed in Federal Court on Thursday.

EPIC filed the injunction to stop the project because, they said ,it will endanger coho salmon and undermine public safety along the two highways. EPIC claims the agency has not conducted a full evaluation of potential environmental effects and have violated...

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