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MCKINLEYVILLE- Students at McKinleyville High School witnessed the realities of drinking and driving on Thursday as part of the Every 15 Minutes program.

The student body saw a simulation of two of their classmates dying in a fatal DUI crash outside the school.  Rescue crews responded to the scene just like they would in a real incident. Two victims were transported away from the scene...

NORTH COAST - The Northern California Indian Development Council is asking for help in a survey.

The purpose of the survey is to assess the needs of American Indians living or working in Humboldt, Del Norte, Siskiyou and Trinity Counties, to better target resources to the areas of greatest need.

Any American Indians living or working within the four counties are asked to complete...

EUREKA- The Eureka Police Department is investigating a bank robbery that occurred at Henderson Center just before 3 p.m.

EPD officers are currently investigating the robbery at the US Bank on the 2900 block of F Street.  The call came in at 2:44 p.m.  Police are currently searching the area.  The suspect was seen leaving the scene on foot, wearing a black or navy blue hooded sweatshirt...

Spirit is adjusting to his new life on the Northcoast.  He is the Yellow Labrador who is learning to becoming a Guide Dog for the Blind.  We are following the maturation of Spirit with his raiser, Julia Hayler, of  McKinleyville.  We accompanied Spirit on his first visit to a restaurant, Kyoto Restaurant in Eureka.  We are sharing his experiences with you. 

REDWAY - A 33-year old woman on probation was arrested Wednesday after authorities found heroin at a residence in Southern Humboldt. Taken into custody was Rose Cooper.

Just after 10 am, deputies conducted a probation search following numerous reports of ongoing drug trafficking at a residence in the 400-block of Par Avenue in Redway.

A search turned up nearly an ounce of...

TRINITY RIVER - The Bureau of Land Management began water releases at Lewiston Dam as part of the Trinity River restoration on Wednesday..

The plan is part of a settlement that was negotiated in 2000 and will gradually increase releases of water through May 4th then diminish until the summer base line is set on June 30th.

Officials warn as flows increase,...

SOUTHEASTERN HUMBOLDT - A fire destroyed a trailer in Southeastern Humboldt. Just before 9 Wednesday evening, Alderpoint Fire and Cal Fire crews were called to the Rancho Sequoia area for an abandoned trailer in flames.

The blaze had spread to some of the surrounding vegetation but was quickly knocked down. The trailer was a complete loss. There were no injuries and the incident is...

EUREKA- People across Humboldt and Del Norte counties wore jeans Wednesday in support of sexual assault survivors.

April 22 is Jeans for Justice Day. On the North Coast it's put on by the North Coast Rape Crisis team. The day of awareness began as an international protest of an Italian high court decision to overturn a rape conviction in 1999. The court stated that because the victim...