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NORTH COAST- Thanksgiving Day for some means its time to pull out the Christmas decorations. While you're getting into the holiday spirit, don't forget about safety.

PG&E tells us the most important thing to remember when decorating this year, look up. If you're using a ladder to put up lights outdoors, look for power lines and avoid them. If you're on the roof, make sure to look...

Post date: Thu, 11/26/2015 - 14:38

FERNDALE- Renovations on an area of road prone to flooding are close to completion.

A new Port Kenyon Bridge was installed last month over the salt river near Ferndale. Now, it's just waiting a coat of pavement. The renovation is part of the salt river restoration project meant to address sediment, flooding and drainage issues in the salt river watershed. Ferndale officials tell us the...

Post date: Thu, 11/26/2015 - 14:37

EUREKA - As winter moves in it’s going to get colder in your house. But turning up the heat doesn't have to mean turning out your wallet. Redwood Coast Energy Authority provides tips for how you can cut down the energy costs this winter.   

First, take advantage of your programmable thermostat if you have one. Turn the setting down at night or when you’re away. That can save up to 15%...

Post date: Wed, 11/25/2015 - 18:52

EUREKA - If you want to get a head start on Black Friday deals, look no further than the Bayshore Mall. The mall will be open this Thanksgiving from 6 p.m. to midnight.

Based on feedback, shoppers appreciate the opportunity to avoid Black Friday pandemonium and still get the Christmas items they’ve been eyeing, at a discounted price. Specials and hours will differ at each store. Mall...

Post date: Wed, 11/25/2015 - 18:49

ARCATA - We discussed in part one how the proposed medical marijuana innovation zone in Arcata could offer medical marijuana entrepreneurs the opportunity to develop and manufacture products. City officials also weighed in on community concerns. Now we’ll touch on local economic inefficiencies with medical marijuana products, testing, regulations, and a possible issue with a newly adopted area...

Post date: Wed, 11/25/2015 - 18:18

NATIONWIDE- Consumers who recently purchased Rotisserie Chicken Salad from Costco should throw it away immediately.
The product may be contaminated with E. Coli and may be linked to nineteen recent cases of food poisoning in seven states, one of those being California.

Consumers who purchased rotisserie chicken salad from any Costco store on or before November 20 are being...

Post date: Wed, 11/25/2015 - 17:32

ARCATA- Humboldt State University is taking a national pledge, committing to be part of the climate change solution.

The university pledged support for the White House American campuses act. It was launched on a day of action, November 19. Along with the act calling for sustainability on college campuses, it asks students to sign a "Defend Our Future" pledge in support.

As part...

Post date: Wed, 11/25/2015 - 16:24

NORTH COAST- If you're looking for something to do Thursday before the big meal, the North Coast has a lot to offer.

Turkey Trot

Registration: 7:30 A.M.

Start: 9 A.M.

Old Town, Eureka


16th Annual Morning Meander

10 A.M.

Arcata Marsh


Blessing Of The Fleet

10 A.M.

Trinidad Head Memorial Lighthouse


Post date: Wed, 11/25/2015 - 16:22