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CRESCENT CITY- A suspect is behind bars after assaulting a man, and trying to run people over with his vehicle in Crescent City. 

Around 1 p.m. Wednesday, 21-year-old Trenton Allen Andrews pulled a knife on a man following an altercation, on 3rd and Chase Streets. A business owner came out to address the issue, but Andrews fled and got behind the wheel of his vehicle. He drove towards...

Post date: Fri, 10/21/2016 - 17:21

An Oregon woman set out on a journey for humanity, across the west coast to put a face to homelessness, she has finally made her way to Humboldt county.

Project creator, Julie Akins hit the road a few months ago in an effort to spread understanding the struggles of homelessness. Akins has interviewed about 60 homeless men, women and even several Humboldt county college students. At the...

Post date: Fri, 10/21/2016 - 17:13

In the spirit of Halloween, South Fortuna Elementary brought in a band of ghouls to reward their students.

Once a month, the elementary rewards their students as part of the county-wide positive behavior intervention program. The school calls it Fun-Friday and has hosted a variety of events in the past, like carnivals and dress-up days. This month they've invited The Dead Drops, who...

Post date: Fri, 10/21/2016 - 17:00

EUREKA - Proponents of Prop 56 are rallying support and Friday was Humboldt County’s turn with a rally in Old Town.

The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network was at 2nd and F Streets demonstrating by dumping 5,600 toe tags from a body bag into a coffin.

These tags symbolize the amount of children who will begin smoking this year and eventually die from tobacco related...

Post date: Fri, 10/21/2016 - 16:46

ARCATA – The city of Arcata’s Environmental Services Department is getting involved with the public with a community forest cleanup.

Locals are invited out to participate in the forest cleanup for the Make a Difference Day event. Volunteers are encouraged to come out and help maintain trails while removing interfering plants and waste from the community forest. Event runs tomorrow from...

Post date: Fri, 10/21/2016 - 16:43

It’s movie night at The Old Steeple, celebrating the15th anniversary of a movie filmed in Ferndale. 

Ferndale Music Company is collaborating with Ferndale Museum to show The Majestic, starring Jim Carrey on Saturday.  Tickets are $5 and doors open at 6:30 pm. There will be popcorn and candy while special guest speakers will share some of their experiences meeting Carrey and other cast...

Post date: Fri, 10/21/2016 - 16:42

EUREKA- The weather didn't stop them! The Humboldt County Sheriff's Department helped make an indoor pumpkin patch for some local kids.

Eureka's Yurok Tribe Head Start Program canceled their field trip to a pumpkin patch because of the wet and stormy weather. But the Sheriff's Work Alternative Program coordinator, along with a local feed store thought to make a pumpkin patch indoors for...

Post date: Fri, 10/21/2016 - 14:24

ORICK- An Orick woman was robbed while taking a nap in the afternoon, then later assaulted.

Around 1:30 p.m.Thursday, the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office responded to a residence on Highway 101. The victim stated she was sleeping when her dog woke her up from barking. She saw two white men ransacking her home, and stealing items that include her laptop and tattoo equipment. 


Post date: Fri, 10/21/2016 - 13:44