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SOUTHERN HUMBOLDT– One person is dead after a traffic collision involving a large animal in southern Humboldt.
Just before 10:30 on Friday night, a Honda Civic was traveling southbound on Highway 101 and struck a bull near Redcrest. The car overturned and the driver fled on foot, as the female front passenger died at the scene. Her identify isn’t being released...
Post date: Mon, 08/08/2016 - 16:32
ARCATA – The start of the fall semester is several weeks away and Humboldt State students, staff  and emergency agencies will conduct an on-campus drill.
Each August, housing and resident life puts on a drill simulating real life crisis. The simulation will be loud, smoke will be coming out of Residence Hall, as actors will be crying out for help.
Post date: Mon, 08/08/2016 - 16:31
ARCATA – The Arcata Fire District is doing their part by encouraging residents to know how to use a fire extinguisher.
Just this weekend, there was a small fire caused by a candle coming in contact with a curtain at a Bayside apartment complex. The fire had already been put out before personnel arrived on scene The outcome could have been different, if not for...
Post date: Mon, 08/08/2016 - 16:30

EUREKA - Today is the first official day of the 30-60 Housing First Campaign, launched by the City of Eureka, Humboldt County, and the Department of Health and Human Services.

The goal is to permanently house 30 people within 60 days in the city, and the countdown starts today.

"Homelessness impacts the entire community. It impacts more than just those who are homeless even,"...

Post date: Mon, 08/08/2016 - 15:38

EUREKA - The Board of Supervisors will meet tomorrow for the first time in 3 weeks to discuss a host of things, namely the marijuana cultivation tax, and the countywide transportation tax, both proposed for the November ballot.

The transportation tax would impose a half-cent sales tax across the county for the next 20 years. The extra revenue will go toward funding roads and...

Post date: Mon, 08/08/2016 - 15:17

The Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help after a man is found shot and killed on Crestview Drive in Eureka. Residents in Arcata battled a fire in an apartment building with three fire extinguishers. The annual Sand Dollar Shuffle provides a difficult but fun beach run for participants. Miranda's Rescue in Fortuna holds a fundraiser complete with auctions, wine, cheese, and...

Post date: Sun, 08/07/2016 - 18:19

TRINIDAD – Looking through the eyes of history, you get to see and hear what it was like to be a Lighthouse Keeper.

Today is National Lighthouse Day. People came out to delve into the history of the local lighthouse. This is a free event that occurs periodically throughout the year. The Bureau of Land Management and Trinidad Museum put on these interpretative tours for the public to...

Post date: Sun, 08/07/2016 - 18:01

CLAM BEACH – A picturesque day for a run on the beach.

The Six River Running Club sponsored The Sand Dollar Shuffle Race. Participants ran approximately five miles starting from the south end of Clam Beach, to the north end, and back. The event was free to club members and people under 18, while others who attended paid $5.00.

People came out thrilled about the race, meeting up...

Post date: Sun, 08/07/2016 - 17:59