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HOLMES-FLAT: Crews were out in Holmes Flat Tuesday installing a Bailey bridge at the Eel River Holmes-Larabee crossing. Humboldt County Department of Public Works officials say the bridge will be completed and opened to the public on Sunday, June 15.

The permanent low-water bridge used in past years to connect Larabee Valley and Holmes is currently out of service because of its poor...

EUREKA- So far this year, 63 arrests have been made just by investigators with the Eureka Police Department’s Problem Oriented Policing Unit.  In addition, 41 problem houses have been investigated in Eureka in 2014 thanks to POP as well. Also, 60 grams of methamphetamine and more than 260 grams of heroin have been seized because of the unit. 

A recent investigation by the POP unit led...

A gunman opened fire inside an Oregon high school on Tuesday, killing one student and injuring a teacher.

The gunman also died at the scene. Reynolds High School, in a town just outside of Portland, went on lockdown for nearly two hours as anxious parents waited for word on the safety of their children. Authorities have not identified the shooter, but say he used a rifle. 

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DEL NORTE COUNTY- A Crescent City man wanted for allegedly shooting and injuring another man has been arrested.
 
31-year-old Michael Loftin was found hiding in the back seat of a vehicle in the Denny’s parking lot off Highway 101 on Friday, three days after he reportedly shot Ronnie Meyer Sr. in the hip. The victim told the Del Norte County Sheriff’s Office,...

A 66 year old man is on a mission… a long mission…driving his 1948 John Deere tractor from Manasquan, New Jersey to Crescent City to give back to our heroes.

C.Ivan Stoltzfus had a dream to give back to the men and women who put their life on the line for our freedom. So far he’s raised over sixty thousand dollars for the Wounded Warrior Project. His goal is a million. He left New...

Eureka police served a search warrant and have arrested two men for substantial amounts of drugs for sale. However they were later released.

53-year old Larry Gene Blake was contacted and arrested at the 12-hundred block of G Street in Eureka. Law enforcement found 6.8 grams of methamphetamine. 1.4 grams of cocaine, along with packaging materials. while arresting Blake, another man...

ARCATA- It started with a simple bite, and turned into a seven-year struggle.

“It was a very long journey and I had sworn that if ever I would get better I would do some educational, prevention program for Lyme disease,” said Humboldt Lyme Awareness Group founder Slyviane Schwarz. “When I was going through treatment I thought I was the only one in California with Lyme disease. I knew...

EUREKA- A civil case against Humboldt County could come to a close on Tuesday. The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors will in a closed session to go over litigation that started in 2010. The McKinleyville Community Services District filed a lawsuit against Humboldt County in response to the 2010 Housing Element.

“They were concerned after the 2010 housing element that the number of...

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