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Fire crews are on scene of a vegetation fire burning on Highway 36 at mile marker 31. According to scanner traffic, 30 acres have burned and with high winds, the fire is spreading quickly. There are home in the area that are threatened at this time. Highway 36 is now closed east of Bridgeville. 

From 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Friday, August 1, there will be training scenarios taking place near Commercial and 4th streets in Eureka.  It's part of the College of the Redwoods Crime Scene Investigators Course.  There will be training signs displayed.

The City of Arcata’s bag ban goes into full effect tomorrow as businesses will begin to charge 10 cents a paper bag should you need one. Arcata joins around 30 other cities state wide that have adopted similar restrictions. Humboldt county and the state of California are studying the issue and may move to come up with versions as well.

Officials say the bag ban will decrease waterway...

Orleans - Humboldt County Sheriff’s Department is asking your help in locating a missing high-risk 15-year-old female from Orleans:  Yaa-Mitch Stormy Friday Erickson.

At around 8:30 this morning, the mother of the missing teen called Sheriff’s deputies that she hadn’t seen her daughter since the previous night at 7 p.m. A note, left behind by her daughter, indicated she might be...

EUREKA- It’s an easy and affordable way to light your house without using energy and it was invented nearly 20 years ago.

“A traditional skylight is a 2 ft wide 4 ft high. They let in a lot of light, but you also have to build the well, frame it in, insulate it, sheet rock it, tape it, texture it, paint it, all these arduous tasks and then, keep it clean. These are things that you can...

CRESCENT CITY- “It's a bittersweet goodbye,” said Crescent City Police Chief Douglas Plack.

Thursday marked the chief's last day on the force after 11 years as the head of the police department. Chief Plack celebrated his 40th year in law enforcement on June 14. Thursday, he bid goodbye to his badge and embarked upon a new journey: retirement.

While serving as the chief of police...

DEL NORTE- One Del Norte County neighborhood is taking law enforcement into its own hands. A group of citizens from the county's birch track area met with the sheriff this week in hopes of creating a neighborhood watch.

The group of nearly 150 residents began the process of creating a neighborhood watch after noticing an increase of suspicious activity and nighttime traffic in the area...

EUREKA- Long time Eureka resident, Kim Bergel, has announced her candidacy for Eureka City Council, 3rd Ward.

Bergel, is the current Chair of the Eureka Transportation Safety Commission and is a founder of Redwood Coast Montessori School.

In her speech, she said she would focus on safety in the city and try to reduce the number of traffic collisions and make streets safer for...