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FERNDALE - A Eureka man allegedly under the influence is behind bars after Ferndale Police find him in possession of methamphetamine and a weapon

Around 6 Wednesday evening, officers patrolling near Ocean and Main Streets stopped a vehicle driven by Casey Woods. Police say the driver was showing signs of being under the influence of a controlled substance.

A search found Woods to...

Post date: Wed, 11/04/2015 - 23:30

NORTH COAST - With the recreational crab season set to open this Saturday, health officials warn eating crab you’ve caught yourself may be hazardous to your health.

Officials say a high level of Domoic Acid, a naturally occurring toxin, has been detected in Dungeness and Rock Crab along the California coastline. The levels pose a significant risk to the public if they are consumed....

Post date: Wed, 11/04/2015 - 19:55

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Part Two of News Channel 3's Alexa Bertola's Special Report, Degrees of Damage: Managing the Burn.  We take a closer look at how firefighters are taking part in prescribed burns in order to prevent future wildfires. 




Post date: Wed, 11/04/2015 - 18:17

EUREKA – Wednesday was day two in the Jason Warren murder trial. Warren is accused of killing Dorothy Ulrich at her Hoopa home before running over three joggers near Freshwater, resulting in the death of Suzanne Seeman.

Trial began Tuesday with opening statements from the prosecution Paul Sequeira. The defense, Glenn Brown, requested to postpone his statements. Sequeira explained that...

Post date: Wed, 11/04/2015 - 18:05

EUREKA- Eureka Police Department has named the California Highway Patrol officer wounded in gunfire following a traffic stop on Sunday. The deceased suspect has also been identified.

At a press conference Wednesday afternoon, Chief Andrew Mills said Officer Steve Curtis is recovering after being shot in his upper right thigh. Curtis is a 14-year CHP veteran and has spent three of those...

Post date: Wed, 11/04/2015 - 17:12

MCKINLEYVILLE- A community forest could be coming to McKinleyville. The possibility is being discussed at Wednesday’s McKinleyville Community Services District meeting.

The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to support it. Now, MCSD will vote Wednesday evening whether or not to pursue funding to buy the land from Green Diamond. The forest would total almost 1...

Post date: Wed, 11/04/2015 - 17:04

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- On November 3rd, 2015, agents with the Humboldt County Drug Task Force, assisted by agents with the Bureau of Land Management, served two Humboldt County Superior Court search warrants in Eureka, Fortuna and Rio Dell. Agents contacted Florencio Hernandez-Hernandez (Age 27), Cesar Licona-Carbajal (Age 22) and Alfredo Santos-Goyosso (Age 20). While serving the search warrants,...

Post date: Wed, 11/04/2015 - 11:54

From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

On 11-03-2015 at about 4:00 p.m. a suspicious fire was investigated by Humboldt Bay Fire Department (HBF) at residence located in the 1300 block of Muncie Street, Eureka. ( HBF) determined the fire to be arson. Extensive fire damage, what appeared to be extensive vandalism was done prior to arson. (HBF) then contacted the Humboldt County...

Post date: Wed, 11/04/2015 - 10:02