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EUREKA- The Redwood Coast Music Festival is right around the corner, and the highly anticipated poster by artist, Dwayne Flatmo has finally been unveiled.

From March 31st to April 3rd, more than 100 shows with 26 bands will hit several venues in Eureka. More than 3,000 visitors come to the North Coast for the event, believed to be one of the longest running music...

Post date: Mon, 12/07/2015 - 16:52

HIOUCHI- The California Highway Patrol says it could be "some time" before crews can recover a vehicle submerged in the Smith River.

According to the agency, around 8:20 p.m. on December 5, a vehicle traveled off the side of US-199, rolled down the embankment and landing in the Smith River near Hiouchi. Due to the high and rising later level and swift current, rescue personnel could not...

Post date: Mon, 12/07/2015 - 10:45

Wind gusts up to 60 mph cause power outages and broken down tree branches across Humboldt and Del Norte Counties. The Golden Rule crew members are celebrating their most recent voyage. Local firefighters take part in a two-day forcible entry training. Fern Cottage opens it's doors to the public in Ferndale. Local bikers take donated toys to the Eureka Moose Lodge. Arcata's Community Pride...

Post date: Sun, 12/06/2015 - 18:29

A local group is weighing in on homelessness in our area. Philanthropist, Betty Chinn is raising funds for a new transitional housing facility in Eureka. Santa makes a stop in Ferndale and Arcata. Eureka Main Street hosts it's annual Snowball Drop in Old Town. The Humboldt Artisans Crafts & Music Festival continues at Redwood Acres. 

Post date: Sat, 12/05/2015 - 19:13

ARCATA - The Arcata Plaza was packed Friday night with revelers gearing up for the holidays and greeting two very special people.

Santa and Mrs. Claus came by reindeer but took a horse and buggy to the plaza. They were met by of hundreds of people including lots of kids. There was live music featuring choirs, jazz bands and the Arcata Arts Institute was having an arts and crafts sale....

Post date: Fri, 12/04/2015 - 23:44

DEL NORTE COUNTY - A Crescent City man who shot at law enforcement while leading them on a high speed chase has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.

28-year old Brandon Proctor (pictured on the left) and 18-year old Daniel Cardy committed an armed felony in Smith River last March then fled from authorities. They crashed their vehicle and Cardy was arrested at the scene. Proctor escaped...

Post date: Fri, 12/04/2015 - 20:43

ARCATA - Humboldt State students are getting hands on experience this semester with aquaponics systems. 

Students in the university's aquaculture course built the system in Samoa to raise sturgeon fish. In normal aquaculture, waste from fish can accumulate in the water causing toxicity. Students are using that water in plant beds allowing bacteria to break down by-products for plants to...

Post date: Fri, 12/04/2015 - 20:09

ARCATA - Christmas spirit was in the air in Arcata Friday. Arcata Main Street organizers decked out the plaza and prepped for the Season of Wonder and Light events that took place Friday night.

"Christmas is the season of giving, the season of love, the season of light. It's the time when we all come together to bring out the goodness in our hearts," said Nancy Stephenson, Arcata Main...

Post date: Fri, 12/04/2015 - 20:08