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EUREKA- While experts say we could see a very strong El Niño this year, here at home, that might not mean much.
The National Weather Service says recent models indicate the chance for a moderate to strong El Niño lasting through the winter months.

For Southern California this means warmer winter temperatures and above average rainfall. Here on the North Coast experts say it could...

Post date: Tue, 07/28/2015 - 17:54

The City of Eureka is continuing a week-long process to gather community input before selecting plans for Waterfront Development. On Tuesday morning, the first of two tours of the Waterfront was held for the public.

Community members say Eureka’s Waterfront from C street to F Street currently needs more development.

"It's just unfinished right now.  It is a beautiful area for...

Post date: Tue, 07/28/2015 - 17:40

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Less than 500 people are still without power as customers from Orick to Eureka were affected by an outage.
 
The outage happened just after 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday and knocked out power to more than 5,000 customers, including those in Arcata, McKinleyville, and Blue Lake. Electricity was restored by 3:30 p.m. to many of those customers.  A cause has not been...

Post date: Tue, 07/28/2015 - 17:36

NORTH COAST- Due to the ongoing drought, the Eel River is approaching the lowest flows on record, with the south fork region developing toxic blue-green algae.

This is according to the Eel River Recovery Project, a grassroots group committed to helping the community understand the river's ecological function and it’s recovery. The blue-green algae study is funded in part through the...

Post date: Tue, 07/28/2015 - 17:24

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- The California Highway Patrol is helping keep Humboldt County kids safe.

CHP, the City of Rio Dell and the AAA Eureka Office hosted a child car seat checkup event Tuesday outside of Rio Dell City Hall. There, parents were able to learn the proper way to install their child’s car seat.

"Here in Humboldt County we see about 90% of the car seats are installed...

Post date: Tue, 07/28/2015 - 17:18

For 35 years, Sista Soul has been broadcasting through KHSU Public Radio.  Now, we tell the story of the voice of the community and a shining light for state prison inmates, Sharon Fennell

Post date: Tue, 07/28/2015 - 12:25

WEAVERVILLE - Marijuana cultivation raids and eradication efforts by law enforcement in Trinity County were successful this year.

Eight arrests were made, over 60,000 marijuana plants were destroyed and one firearm recovered. Authorities also removed over four tons of trash and fertilizer from numerous sites.

Of the eight arrested, seven were Mexican nationals. Biologists were on...

Post date: Mon, 07/27/2015 - 23:38

EUREKA - A would be burglar was arrested after allegedly stealing the contents of a car near a well-known Eureka restaurant.

Just before 2 Sunday afternoon, police say 30-year old Larry Gibson broke a window in a vehicle parked near Applebee’s and took off running westbound on Bayshore Way. Officers contacted the suspect a short time later in the mall parking lot. Gibson was found with...

Post date: Mon, 07/27/2015 - 22:24