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The following is from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

On Thursday, at approximately 11:45 p.m. a Humboldt County Deputy Sheriff driving a marked patrol car near Bear River Casino was flagged down by a citizen. The...

The following is from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

Sheriff Michael Downey is pleased to announce that on Friday the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office...

Northern California - Cal Fire and the Arcata Fire Protection District have lifted the burning ban for Humboldt, Del Norte and parts of Trinity and Siskiyou counties.

Back on July 1st, officials instituted the ban because of California’s record drought and abnormal wildfire season. Recent rainfall has allowed authorities to rescind the ban.

Safe burning still requires...

North Coast - If you are one of the many who have a lemon or lime tree here on the North Coast, you’ve got a potential threat to those trees..

The California Department of Food and Agriculture has issued a warning that HLB or “Huonglongbing” virus is in Northern California. The farthest north it has been observed is San Jose.  Also, all of Tulare County south of Visalia is under...

ARCATA- “When you grow conventional cotton, non-organic cotton, it takes half a pound of pesticides to make one t-shirt,” said Kevin Johnson, co-owner of Solutions in Arcata.

That’s one t-shirt too many according to Johnson. His store Solutions opened in 1990 and since that time has been one of the only all eco-friendly retail stores in Humboldt County. Solutions is leading the charge...

FORTUNA- Super heroes were honored Wednesday at the Kiwanis Business Luncheon in Fortuna, with the family of the year award going to a clan unlike any other.

The Fortuna fire department and women’s fireman’s auxiliary received the Family of the Year Award. The honor is given annually to one Fortuna family that is actively involved in serving the community. Going along with this year’s...

FORTUNA- Fortuna High School officials remained quiet Thursday following a reported sexual assault involving three teenage students.

The school issued an official statement Wednesday indicating their cooperation with the sheriff’s office investigation, but would not respond to further questions on Thursday.

Two teenage male students are accused of sexually assaulting a female...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY - We've all been waiting to see these photos. Of Hollywood hunk Brad Pitt posing in a magazine spread with the North Coast as his backdrop.

The big-time celebrity came to our Lost Coast this August to pose for the November issue of “Details” magazine. The shoot was done among the Redwood Trees.

The magazine feature showcases our region on a global level and will...

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