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RUTH LAKE- Boats filled the water over Memorial Day weekend at Ruth Lake as the start of the summer season began.

"Ruth Lake is one of the few Northern California lakes that is full to capacity," said Debbie Fackrell, Boating Safety Officer from the Trinity County Sheriff's Office. Fackrell said that this year's holiday weekend has been the busiest.

With that in mind, she said,...

FERNDALE- This year’s Kinetic Grand Championship has come to an end. Racers crossed the finish line in Ferndale on Monday.

Kinetic pilots say the race being over is a bittersweet feeling.

“You build up to this monumentous event and you do it and it's going to set in that this is over," Brian “The Fun Guy” Slayton, the Captain of “Hell on Axles.”

But pilots had the chance...

FERNDALE- America’s veterans were honored with a Memorial Day Parade, which has been held in Ferndale since 1886.

Veterans from every American war since World War II marched down Main Street. Those veterans include members of the Vietnam Veterans of America, the American Legion, the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Ladies Auxiliary, and the Native Sons of the Golden West joined in on...

EUREKA- There are 58,195 names on the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial Wall in Washington D.C. Fifty-two of those names are of Humboldt County residents. On Monday more than 400 people gathered at Ocean View Cemetery to honor those fallen soldiers, as well as all American veterans.

“Sometimes it's difficult because we remember those we cared about so much and served together with,” Vietnam...

From the 'Avoid the 8' DUI Task Force: 
HUMBOLDT COUNTY, CA - The Memorial Day Weekend Anti DUI crackdown has resulted in 13 DUI arrests from local routine traffic enforcement and special Avoid the 8 DUI task force deployments for the first three days in Humboldt County.
From 12:01 AM Friday May 23, through Midnight Sunday...
From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
On 05/25/2014, charges were filed by the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office against Harold Drummond regarding the shooting which occurred in the Alderpoint area on 05/24/2014. Drummond was arrested after the incident occurred on an unrelated warrant. Drummond is currently being held on the following charges:...

A woman is shot in Alderpoint when a man admits to accidentally discharging a firearm.  Also, we have the latest "Avoid the 8" Memorial Day Weekend DUI arrest count, and a historic and renovated building complex in Arcata is celebrated as part of Historic Preservation Month.