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NORTH COAST - Some local firefighters left town bright and early Monday morning to assist with a wildfire that’s growing near Big Sur.

Humboldt Bay Fire has teamed up with Fortuna, Blue Lake, and Briceland Fire Departments to form the Rainbow Strike Team. They will provide mutual aid in the Soberanes Fire in Monterey County. The blaze has scorched nearly 15,000 acres and is only 5%...

Post date: Mon, 07/25/2016 - 16:49

BLUE LAKE - After community concerns the City of Blue Lake is set to add good neighbor provisions to its agreement with Blue Lake Power.

The power plant closed down last year but is now under new ownership and will resume production. The city owns the property and has developed a compliance agreement that outlines the terms and conditions of future operations. Blue Lake Power will also...

Post date: Mon, 07/25/2016 - 16:33

Two people are in the hospital after a three car collision in Eureka. Fortuna hosted a book signing for a book which takes a look back at the lives of Humboldt County mill workers. The annual Fortuna Car Xpo drove through town for its second day. Friends of the Fortuna Library held a book sale. The Salvation Army held a Patio Sale to benefit all world missions.

Post date: Sat, 07/23/2016 - 18:19
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ARCATA - A beautiful day in Arcata Friday at Redwood Park drew kids and community members to a first ever BBQ sponsored by the Arcata Police Department.

APD officers are in the park every day and a young person suggested the BBQ some time ago and officials thought it was a great idea. Personnel cooked hotdogs with all the fixings and everyone enjoyed the perfect day and good food.

Post date: Fri, 07/22/2016 - 23:31

EUREKA - A Eureka man wounded in a shooting Thursday night is arrested after law enforcement finds him with a controlled substance and ammunition.

Eureka Police say 58-year old Kevin Couturier, a convicted felon, is behind bars after they found a half ounce of heroin and a shotgun shell.

Just before 7:30 near Carson and I Streets, an unknown suspect allegedly shot a weapon into...

Post date: Fri, 07/22/2016 - 20:52

KLAMATH - It was a difficult decision that officials say had to be made: the Yurok Tribe will not be serving salmon at their annual salmon festival due to a record low fish run. Thomas P. O’Rourke Sr., Chairman of the tribe said it was the only responsible option. It’s the first time in the entire 54-year history of the event that this has ever been done.

Despite the lack of a salmon...

Post date: Fri, 07/22/2016 - 20:42