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Post date: Thu, 01/19/2017 - 17:16

EUREKA - With a lack of industrial and manufacturing jobs in Eureka, the city is exploring ways to attract new businesses.

The city will use $100,000 in grant funding to hire a consultant who will be tasked with laying out the best options for creating these jobs. In part, the consultant will evaluate the feasibility of repairing and possibly expanding the city’s dock facilities.

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Post date: Thu, 01/19/2017 - 17:12

EUREKA - The man accused of murdering Fortuna fire Captain Tim Smith appeared in court today.

The hearing was held to schedule a trial date for 36-year-old Bridgeville resident, Jon Goldberg. But the public defender representing Goldberg began by saying, “We’re not ready to go to trial on this” and requested a new date for trial setting. Without objection from the people, visiting Judge...

Post date: Thu, 01/19/2017 - 17:05

EUREKA- The person responsible for setting a Eureka home on fire was convicted by a Humboldt County jury Thursday. 

He is 24-year-old Devin Lee James Schmidt, who's been convicted of arson, a serious offense under the state penal code. The incident happened back in November of 2015 on Muncie Street. On that day, neighbors saw Schmidt fleeing the seen during the fire. Investigators also...

Post date: Thu, 01/19/2017 - 15:51

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Friday is the inauguration for President-Elect Donald Trump.

Some locals in support of the new president tell News Channel 3 they will be celebrating quietly to avoid fear of being attacked by anti-Trump supporters. 

Some people concerned with the new administration organized a silent event at the Arcata Plaza. It's called the People in Black Inaugural Day Vigil...

Post date: Thu, 01/19/2017 - 15:04

Humboldt County Department of Public Works Road Conditions

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Post date: Thu, 01/19/2017 - 14:14

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- The Humboldt County Administrative Office says residents may be able to receive money for recent storm damages. 

On Tuesday the Board of Supervisors declared a local disaster. Claims can now be submitted for reimbursement. Agricultural producers and both private and public facilities were ruined following the severe flooding, as well as roads. If your business was...

Post date: Thu, 01/19/2017 - 11:23

MENDOCINO COUNTY- A Garberville man is one of multiple suspects wanted following a robbery and homicide in Mendocino County.

In November, Mendocino Sheriff's Deputies responded to a homicide in Laytonville. A commercial marijuana grower was fatally assaulted while his employees robbed him for 100 pounds of cannabis. Seven suspects were identified and two were arrested.

On Monday...

Post date: Thu, 01/19/2017 - 10:40