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EUREKA- A nearly $50 million bond measure for facility upgrades in Eureka City Schools is currently on pace to be approved. The “Yes on S” Campaign Chair, Gregg Gardiner, says he is optimistic more than 55 percent of voters will have supported the measure when results are official.

"Roughly, we have another 2,500 to 3,000 votes out there yet to count.  We're hoping those percentages...

EUREKA- An ordinance intended to reduce underage drinking in Eureka has been passed by the city council.

The ordinance would impose escalating fines on adults found responsible for allowing underage drinking, like the host of a party. Landlords or homeowners would not necessarily be subject to penalties. Fines start at $250 for the first offense, but violators may also have to pay for...

Ward 3
KIM BERGEL                                  49%
MIKE NEWMAN(I)                           51%
100% Precincts Reporting
*Too close to call. Newman has 100 vote lead over Bergel

EUREKA – “I'm at a point where I have a lot of things I want to do on my own. My friends tell me that when you're retired, everyday is Saturday. I'm really looking forward to that,” Carolyn Crnich, Registrar of Voters, said.

Carolyn Crnich is retiring after more than 30 years of service to our county. During her time at the Elections Office, she has made some great strides. She’s helped...

EUREKA- “It is a job that grows on you in both directions I would say. The longer you're in it, the more you are pulled to leave in a way, and also the more you're pulled to stay,” said outgoing District Attorney Paul Gallegos.

After 12 years as Humboldt County’s top prosecutor, Gallegos is passing on the torch.

“What really brought it home to me was my wife and I's oldest kid...

RIO DELL- A Fortuna photographer captured a rare sight, a wild bobcat.

Casey Schneider was able to get up and close and capture the cat 100 ft away. The sighting happened around 3 p.m. Monday up monument. He was able to stay downwind of the cat and was able to stay undetected.

Schneider is a landscape photographer and says he has been lucky to get so close to wildlife.

ARCATA- An alleged car burglar has been captured on a security camera and the Arcata Police Department is looking for help identifying him.

The suspect was captured walking in the area around 8th and I street around midnight Monday around the same time a vehicle was broken into. A purse was allegedly taken from the car.

He appears to have a shaved or bald head, has both calves...

ARCATA- The City of Arcata will discuss increasing their smoking ban ordinance and open container law within city limits Wednesday.

Following residents and business owner's complaints about groups gathering outside of the smoking ban boundary, the council directed staff to look into expanding both boundaries.

A proposed plan by staff will increase the smoking ban west to extend...