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MCKINLEYVILLE- McKinleyville High School celebrated their last day of school Thursday sending seniors off with the finale rally.

“We made it Hawaiian themed since for summer and stuff and it's just like wrapping up everything and saying goodbye, stuff like that. Getting ready for graduation pretty much,” said senior Kayla Cain.

The school-wide rally featured performances by the...

FORTUNA- A cigarette is believed to have caused a residential fire in Fortuna. The fire occurred on Wednesday in the 1900 block of Main Street. Officials say the fire began on the home’s back porch and spread up to the roof. Crews from Fortuna Fire and Cal Fire responded.

Fire officials say the residents were in the home at the time and were warned of the fire by neighbors. Everyone was...

EUREKA- A sewer main break was reported early Thursday morning off Humboldt Hill on South Broadway near the 101 overpass. Crews with the Humboldt Community Services District are on scene making repairs. According to one of the crew members the area has been contained. At this time it's unsure what caused the break.

EUREKA- Instilling a love of nature at a young age.  That’s the goal Explore Eureka, a new program by the City of Eureka’s Parks and Recreation Department.

Thursday was Nature Strollers Day at the Hikshari’ Trail in Eureka, where parents and their small children could walk in a group along the bay, all as part of Explore Eureka, which launched in February.

"We just realized as a...

EUREKA- A Eureka church was burglarized early Thursday morning, and authorities found the suspect hiding inside the rectory attic at Saint Bernard’s Church.

The Eureka Police Department confirms that just before 5 a.m., officers were dispatched to the rectory after a custodian saw the lower door panels to the rectory had been kicked out. Officers determined someone was in the attic, and...

A citizen responded to an officer’s call for help in subduing a felon under the influence of drugs.

on June 9th just before 10:30 am, near the 1500 block of F Street in Eureka, an officer with the Eureka Police Department was attempting to arrest a wanted felon, 23-year old Jason Gower who was in possession of stolen property from a recent burglary. Gower resisted arrest and...

If you were driving on the 101 Corridor Wednesday night, you might have noticed some lane closures between the Eureka Slough Bridge and the Arcata Overhead Bridge. Nighttime highway repair work got started at 7 this evening and will continue till 7 tomorrow.

These evening road repair shifts will go through Friday. Traffic will be restricted to one lane in each direction of travel. There...

EUREKA- More than 280 Southern Humboldt residents are petitioning for more law enforcement coverage.

The Garberville Redway Area Chamber of Commerce created the petition in response to a lack of overnight law enforcement coverage. The petition states that there has been no coverage outside of normal business hours in the past several months.

County officials say during the night...