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SACRAMENTO  - There must have been quite a few instances of fraud because state officials are warning the public about rental and moving scams.

Attorney General, Kamala Harris issued the consumer alert Wednesday and urged everyone to make informed decisions and protect themselves.

Scam artists often advertise properties at low prices to lure unsuspecting renters. They’ll use high...

Post date: Wed, 07/06/2016 - 22:02

EUREKA - The city of Eureka is on the verge of allowing mobile vending on its streets. Tuesday night city council approved the first reading of the proposed ordinance and zoning change.

Mobile vendors are all over the country, with food trucks and trailers in particular becoming cultural phenomena in southern California and cities like Portland and Austin. Now the food truck trend is...

Post date: Wed, 07/06/2016 - 18:09

NORTH COAST - Boys and Girls Club of the Redwoods is helping kids stay sharp this summer with the hope of having a more successful school year in the fall.

Boys and Girls Club of America estimates that most youth lose two months of math skills over the summer. Students from lower-income households also lose reading skills while their middle-class counterparts progress when not in school...

Post date: Wed, 07/06/2016 - 17:50

EUREKA - As Saint Joseph Health and Providence Health & Services celebrate the first day of their merger, the hospital system's nurses are voting to strike.

California Nurses Association and what is now called Providence Saint Joseph Health began negotiating a three year contract last November. Nurses have been working without a new contract since May 31st.


Post date: Wed, 07/06/2016 - 17:49

EUREKA- July 4 is over, but fireworks were still in the air.

A man had to be transported to the hospital after he was stabbed following an altercation in Eureka.

Around 12:15 a.m Wednesday, police responded to 1st and C Streets. The adult victim told police he was sitting on the bench in Market Square. One of five juveniles, who were setting off fireworks nearby, approached the...

Post date: Wed, 07/06/2016 - 17:30

RIO DELL-Rio Dell residents say the problems been growing- vandals strike again.

Shortly after midnight Wednesday morning, an officer patrolling around Center Street noticed that the elementary school district building had been vandalized. He later identified two juveniles in connection to the incident. News Channel 3 spoke with staff at the district, who said vandals have spray painted...

Post date: Wed, 07/06/2016 - 17:29

FORTUNA- A Fortuna man wanted for attempted murder was arrested this morning.

Around 2 p.m Tuesday, officers responded to the 300-block of North Fortuna Blvd. 21-year-old Derek Ray Johnson and another male adult were in a physical fight regarding money. Johnson and the victim parted ways. Shortly after, Johnson returned with a shotgun and fired at the man. The victim was able to flee...

Post date: Wed, 07/06/2016 - 17:25

HUMBOLDT COUNTY - The Humboldt area CHP office has promoted one of its officers to captain and he will serve as the next commander for the area.

Lieutenant, Brett Fabbri started his law enforcement career 24-years ago with the Arcata Police Department. 7-years later, he began service with the CHP and served in Santa Rosa. For the last 3-years he has been commander of the Garberville CHP...

Post date: Tue, 07/05/2016 - 23:56