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EUREKA- A four-car crash sent two people to the hospital and shut down part of a street in Eureka. It happened around 10:30 a.m. on 6th and H Streets. The Eureka Police Department said a blue Volvo was driving westbound on 6th Street when it collided with a silver PT Cruiser that was driving southbound on H Street.
Officers said one of the drivers likely ran a...

The name of the Arcata homicide victim has been released as Douglas Allen Anderson-Jordet, 50 years old from Arcata. Arcata Police received the report at 1:25 a.m. on Monday morning of a man lying on the ground near 12th and H Street in Arcata. The name was released by the coroner this morning. The autopsy is scheduled for Saturday.

UPDATE: The driver in Monday's fatal crash has been identified as 31 year old Michael Jones of Mill Valley. 
From the California Highway Patrol: 
On Monday, November 25, 2013 at approximately 9:30 pm, a 31 year old Mill Valley resident was traveling southbound on Bell Springs Road, approximately 3 miles south of Island...
DEL NORTE COUNTY- Our month long series of special reports wraps up this week. On Tuesday night we aired part one of News Channel 3’s Monica Jacquez’s two-part series, Rebuilding Del Norte. 
The issue of run down buildings and illegal dumping has become an eye sore for the community. In this story she examines what’s being done to clean-up Del Norte County. It’s...

A grassland fire broke out on the hill above College of the Redwoods this evening and mainly burned grass, stumps and some trees. No buildings were in the area. Crews from Humboldt Bay Fire and Loleta Fire along with a hand crew from Cal Fire were on the scene. The fire was about a quarter mile up the hill south east of the campus and posed no danger to the college.

Fire officials say...

ARCATA- A new Field Supervisor has been selected to lead the Arcata Fish and Wildlife Office. His name is Bruce Bingham and he is a former North Coast resident. He started his career in Arcata almost 30 years ago. Before coming back to the North Coast, he was in Colorado working for the National Park Service. Bingham said he is happy to be back on the North Coast.

EUREKA- The Eureka woman involved in a hash lab explosion in Eureka was sentenced to four years of supervised probation and jail time for one felony count of child endangerment and one felony count for being an accessory after the crime occurred.
According to police Andrea Ruiz-Guerrero, 20, and Logan Hughes, 21, were inside of their Willow Bay apartment in...
FORTUNA- It is a 24 year old tradition where volunteers come together to collect, assemble, and distribute hundreds of thanksgiving baskets to local families who otherwise might not be able to afford a Thanksgiving meal. The tradition started when Mill B closed down in Scotia, which forced many families to go without a Thanksgiving meal due to the cost. In that first year around thirty...