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The Red Wildland Fire continues to burn as fire officials work to put out the blaze.

The Red fire began on Saturday at about 12:30 p.m.  It’s located in the snow camp area and has burned over 330 acres.  Nearly 450 fire personnel including Cal Fire, local agencies, Redwood National Park, the Forest Service and the Department of Corrections are currently battling the fire.   Officials...

EUREKA- Sequoia Park Zoo is the oldest zoo in California.  Now it is also the only zoo in California with Bush dogs. 

The Bush dog is an endangered species found in South America.  Mato and Perito are brothers who were brought in from Palm Beach Zoo in Florida.

"I think they're really cute and I want to take one home," said Ashley Karanopoulos, who lives in Eureka.

"They'...

From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
On 1-06-2014, at approximately 3:45 p.m., a Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputy stopped a 2004 Cadillac for vehicle code violations on Frontage Road, Trinidad. When the deputy contacted the driver, Shena Lee Christensen, 29 years old from Eureka and the passenger, Carter James Daniels, 32 years old from Blue Lake, she...
Cal Fire News Release:
 
Fortuna – The Red fire located in the Snow Camp area started on January 4, 2014 at approximately 12:30 p.m.  Cal Fire, Department of Corrections, Forest Service, local fire departments and Redwood National Park were dispatched to the privately owned timberland.
 
As of January 7th CAL FIRE has the following fire...
From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
On 1-07-2014, at approximately 12:30 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was notified of an armed robbery that just occurred at 1021 Murray Road, Freeway 76, McKinleyville.  The clerk told the dispatcher the suspect fled on foot westbound on Murray Road, armed with a handgun. When deputies arrived on scene they...

Five new employees joined the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office today.

Sheriff, Mike Downey welcomed the new members of the department that included: Correctional Officers, Rosie Freixas from Eureka and Eric Morris of Mckinleyville, Dispatcher, Jessica Cyphers of Eureka, Evidence Technician, Jennifer Braud from Fortuna and Property Technician, Bruce Hollingsworth of Rio Dell.

The...

EUREKA- Inside Sacred Heart Church the community gathered for Rev. Eric Freed's funeral a week after he was found dead on New Years Day inside St. Bernard's rectory. Over a thousand members of the community packed into the church to say goodbye to Freed.

"He was my priest, my pastor, he was a great counselor, he was a great teacher," said Anne Carlisle. "He most of all was my friend."...

MYERS FLAT- A 55-year-old Miranda man is dead after a car accident on Avenue of the Giants. Passenger, Jimmy F. Lincks died as a result of his injuries at Redwood Memorial Hospital on Sunday.

According to California Highway Patrol on Friday a Fortuna man was driving a 1989 Freightliner truck southbound on SR-254 when he turned onto Elk Creek Road and allegedly turned in front of a 2006...

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