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EUREKA- Car crashes remain the leading cause of death for teens in the country. The California Office of Traffic Safety along with The Eureka Police Department are encouraging both parents and teens to practice safe driving habits.
 
This year marks the seventh year of a nationwide teen driver safety week and this year's theme is "It Takes Two," asking parents to...

California is releasing $381,000,000 in voter approved proposition 39 funding to retrofit local schools. It will help aging campuses become more energy efficient.

 

“Districts will be able to prepare documents outlining the use of the funds,” said a representative from the Humboldt County Office of Education, “which is all energy related, the studies that support the use of those...

Deputies from the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit served a Humboldt County Superior Court search warrant in the 7000 block of Benbow Drive in the town of Garberville early Wednesday morning.

The following...

Arcata Police have only had to hand out a handful situations for smoking in the downtown area, which has been prohibited since July. Arcata's Chief of Police briefed the Arcata City Council about how police are doing enforcing the ordinance.

 

Police were only giving out warnings for the first month of the ordinance. The ordinance was adopted in June and went into effect in July...

The American Cancer Society is looking for residents along the North Coast to be part of a nationwide cancer study. The organization is looking for men and women between the ages of 30 to 65 to volunteer to be part of a 20 year study that will look into the persons medical history to.

 

The study will look at a persons health history over time and see what the people who get...

At 10:17 thousands of North Coast residents dropped, covered, and held on for this years California Shakeout. The event is a statewide earthquake drill designed to prepare people for when an earthquake hits.

 

35,000 residents in Humboldt County were registered to participate in Thursday's drill. Schools, businesses and government employees all participated in the event.

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NORTH COAST- The senate has announced a deal to end the government shutdown. It was the first time in seventeen years that the government partially shut down and hundreds of employees in both Humboldt and Del Norte counties were told to stay home.

The Redwood National Parks were shut down and the Bureau of Land Management closed its doors as well. If the shutdown had continued county...

EUREKA- Thursday is the last day for Food For People’s free produce market in eureka. Coordinators said they have provided thousands of pounds of food this season to people in Humboldt County through the program.
 
The seasonal market runs from May until October. This year they have partnered with Fortuna Community Services to host a market in Fortuna as well. The...

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