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EUREKA- A man is being treated for non-life threatening injuries after being hit by a car on Broadway Street in Eureka Tuesday night.

The collision occurred just after 10 p.m. on Broadway, south of West Hawthorne Street. Officials with the Eureka Police Department say 25-year-old Alamo resident Eric Brown was driving a Nissan Sedan northbound on Broadway, when 40-year-old Eureka man...

From the California Highway Patrol: 
 
HUMBOLDT, Calif. – On Wednesday, July 2nd, State Route 36 east of Bridgeville became fully blocked when a big rig pulling a modular building became fully disabled as it attempted to negotiate a curve in the roadway.
 
At approximately 9:30 a.m., the big rig was traveling westbound on State Route 36,...
From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
On 07-01-2014, at approximately 10:30 p.m. , two Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies saw and heard several large commercial grade fireworks being launched in the area of Sutter Road and Central Avenue,  McKinleyville. About the same time, the Sheriff’s Office Dispatch Center received several 911 calls regarding at least...

BURNT RANCH- The Ammon fire burning off Highway 299 in the Burnt Ranch area has been contained. According to the Six Rivers National Forest, as of Wednesday morning crews are still patrolling the area for possible hot spots. The fire was reported around 6 p.m. Tuesday night near the Gray Falls Campground. The blaze burned about an acre of vegetation. No structures were threatened. The cause is...

Elk, CA. - An abalone diver has lost his life after getting caught in rough surf near Fort Bragg.

Mendocino Sheriff’s Deputies say 50-year old Feng Chang Wei, of San Francisco was diving with four other friends for abalone near Elk, California around 20-miles south of Fort Bragg when sea conditions got rough and started pushing all the divers towards a dangerous sea cave. Wei...

EUREKA- Food For People has teamed up with the Jacoby Creek Land Trust to bring grass fed beef to the local food bank. 
 
The pilot project started about a year ago. The first shipment of over 1500 pounds of grass fed beef arrived this week, and Tuesday Food For People started distributing the product. All the cattle are raised in Humboldt County at the Jacoby...

FORTUNA- Congressman Jared Huffman was in Fortuna Tuesday visiting the city’s Multi-Generational Center (MGC). The center was the first stop in his two-day visit to Humboldt County this week.

“I visit Humboldt County every several weeks. It is an important part of the district I represent and I’m glad that in this visit I was able to come here to Fortuna and be at the Multi-Generational...

EUREKA- The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors approved the county’s 2014-2015 fiscal year budget Tuesday. At their meeting, the supervisors discussed new aspects of the budget, including a $375,000 one-time revenue. That money will go towards various updates to county programs and facilities.

The supervisors also acknowledged the community’s help in creating this year’s budget. The...