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NORTH COAST - Over the past ten years, fishing license sales have steadily decreased statewide. This week advocates for the California Sportfishing League were in town to reinforce efforts for a senate bill they believe would turn those sales around.  

SB 345, The Sport Fishing Stimulus Act of 2015 was introduced by Senator Tom Berryhill earlier this year. It would change the fishing...

Post date: Fri, 08/07/2015 - 17:31

EUREKA - Eureka residents have the chance to join a neighborhood cleanup Saturday, while meeting HSU football players at the same time.

The Henderson Center Merchants Association has organized the cleanup, which will run from Harris to Henderson Streets between E and F Streets. Sidewalks and curbs in the area need to be cleaned of weeds and cigarette butts, so volunteers will remove...

Post date: Fri, 08/07/2015 - 17:22

EUREKA - The Humboldt Transit Authority is making it a little easier for CR students to get to campus and commute the area.

The HTA has worked with CR Administration for eight months to provide students with half price bus passes. To provide that discount, CR is contributing 20% of costs and the Associated Students of CR is chipping in an additional 10%.  The monthly passes are...

Post date: Fri, 08/07/2015 - 17:20

RIO DELL- A Rio Dell firefighter and his two children are displaced after a suspicious fire rips through their home.

Around 11:40 Thursday night, Rio Dell and Scotia Fire Departments responded to the home on Dixie Street and Third Avenue. The blaze started in the front of the garage and spread to the residence of Fred Adams and his 10-year-old daughter and 6-year-old son. With limited...

Post date: Fri, 08/07/2015 - 17:10

HOOPA- It's a jam packed three days of activities in the Hoopa Valley, as this weekend marks the annual sovereign days.

Community and tribal members had an opportunity to get together for day one of the event and remember the tribe's history. In year's past, thousands of visitors took part, but due to the smoky conditions from the wildfires, organizers expect less of a turnout, but the...

Post date: Fri, 08/07/2015 - 17:04

A Rio Dell Volunteer Fire Fighter’s home was destroyed in an overnight fire.
The blaze was reported at 11:40 p.m. Thursday at Dixie Street and Third Avenue in Rio Dell.
 It started in the front of the garage and spread to the residence.
Officials say it took around 30 minutes to bring the suspicious fire under control and the cause is under...

Post date: Fri, 08/07/2015 - 01:55

WILLOW CREEK - Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies and Department of Fish and Wildlife Personnel shut down a large damaging marijuana grow in Eastern Humboldt.

Wednesday, around 9 am, law enforcement located over 2,000 growing marijuana plants and over 4OO pounds of processed marijuana off Sabertooth Road in Willow Creek. 12 suspects were detained and 8 others fled the scene. Officials...

Post date: Fri, 08/07/2015 - 00:23

Trinity County Public Health PRESS RELEASE

 Fire activity continues to keep fire departments active in all areas of California. Continued dry, hot, windy conditions through the weekend will keep fire danger high. People who are at greatest risk of experiencing symptoms due to smoke include: those with respiratory disease (such as asthma), those with heart disease, young children, and...

Post date: Thu, 08/06/2015 - 21:12