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As the June 2014 primary election inches closer, the races in Humboldt County are starting to take shape.

Currently for the District Attorney’s Office, there are four candidates that have filed their applications to run: Allan Dollison, Elan Firpo, Arnie Klein and Maggie Fleming.  The deadline to file for DA along with other races where the incumbent is not running is this Wednesday,...

EUREKA- Some tax money that California corporations pay can now be allocated to school districts looking to become more energy efficient.

Officials with Eureka City Schools say “Prop 39” will accomplish multiple goals. “Prop 39” is a state-wide energy program which uses taxes on corporations to fund energy efficiency projects in school districts.

"It accomplishes many things at...

DEL NORTE COUNTY-Community members protested Monday night after a Del Norte County judge changed his mind and is now reconsidering his original sentence.  The sentence was for the former Crescent Elk Middle School Assistant Principal who was found guilty in the deadly DUI crash that took the life of a Klamath man.

On March 3rd, the judge sentenced Coulter Mann to three years at San...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- A 6.8 magnitude earthquake hit the North Coast 50 miles off the coast from Eureka. The quake hit at 10:18 p.m. Sunday night and lasted 35 seconds.

"This earthquake was certainly large enough to cause a significant amount of damage, but mother nature put it just far enough off shore." said Lori Dengler, Professor of Geology at Humboldt State University.


EUREKA- Double murder suspect, Bodhi Tree, will appear before a grand jury on March 24th.

Tree is charged for the attempted murder of Rhett August on May 15 in Eureka and the shooting deaths of Christina Schwarz and Alan Marcet three days later in Arcata.

Tree faces the death penalty or life in prison without the possibility of parole if convicted. He appeared in court Monday for...

KLAMATH- Six candidates are running for the open position for the Yurok Tribal Council's South District. The elected council member will serve 2,000 tribal members from Trinidad down to Garberville.


The position was made open after Council Representative Bonnie Green passed away in January. Sample ballots have already been mailed out to registered voters in the tribe. The...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is moving forward with a jail funding appeal and taking it to the state capitol. The county was counting on a $20 million grant from the state to build a new resource center, to help with the counties realignment issues, but that application was denied, and now the county is pursing an appeal.
"This is going...

A 6.8 earthquake Sunday night off the North Coast rattled homes and windows across the region.
The Farm Store's security camera captured the earthquake's impact around 10:20p.m.Sunday.
The rumbling was felt for more than a hundred miles in California and Southern Oregon.
The quake produced 20 aftershocks by late Monday morning.