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EUREKA- A much different sight today in St. Vincent de Paul's walk in freezer thanks to your help.

"We have something to work with now and that's thanks to the people out there, a lot of individuals, a few businesses and people who care and just stop by," St. Vincent de Paul Head Cook Mary Price said. "They don't want to leave their name. They just want to donate their food. So it's...

Post date: Thu, 10/15/2015 - 17:29

MCKINLEYVILLE - More than 10 million people across the state practiced earthquake preparedness Thursday, as part of The Great California Shakeout.

The drills are an annual opportunity for people at home, in schools, and at work to learn how to protect themselves in case of an earthquake. We joined students and staff at Dow’s Prairie Elementary School to see how they practice. Students...

Post date: Thu, 10/15/2015 - 17:24

ARCATA - Children’s authors from across the nation were at local elementary schools Thursday, kicking off the Humboldt County Children's Author Festival. 

The festival began in 1975 and happens every two years, enabling authors to talk with students about books and writing. Washington author and illustrator, Erik Brooks visited the Jacoby Creek School in Bayside. Students learned how...

Post date: Thu, 10/15/2015 - 17:19

ARCATA - The Arcata Fire District had a dedication ceremony Thursday afternoon celebrating the long awaited modernization to it’s 9th Street fire station.

“Hundreds of private donors and supporters throughout this community, this is really your project and it’s your station and this is a monument and testament to how good this community is,” AFD Fire Chief, Desmond Cowan said during the...

Post date: Thu, 10/15/2015 - 17:16

MAD RIVER - The first town hall meeting to discuss the 2015 fire season will be held Tuesday in Mad River.

Officials with Six Rivers National Forest and the U.S. Forest Service will convene the post fire season gathering at 5:30 pm Thursday at the Ruth Lake Community Service District Hall at 591 Van Duzen Road.

In one of the most devastating fire seasons ever, forest personnel...

Post date: Wed, 10/14/2015 - 20:01

WILLOW CREEK - A fight between two Willow Creek residents led law enforcement to shut down an illegal marijuana operation. Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 24-year old Alexander Fugini-Laws.

Around 3:30 Tuesday afternoon, deputies arrived at the 40,000 block of Highway 299 for a reported altercation between a man and woman. Authorities were refused entrance by Fugini–Laws...

Post date: Wed, 10/14/2015 - 19:47

EUREKA - An unprovoked attack with a golf club sent a Del Norte county man to jail. 29-year old Kristopher Jett, a transient from Crescent City was arrested.

It happened around 8:30 Tuesday night on the 900-block of 4th Street in Eureka. The 66-year old victim sustained facial injuries when Jett allegedly began hitting him with the handle end of the golf club.

The...

Post date: Wed, 10/14/2015 - 19:33

EUREKA - An unprovoked attack with a golf club sent a Del Norte county man to jail. 29-year old Kristopher Jett, a transient from Crescent City was arrested.

It happened around 8:30 Tuesday night on the 900-block of 4th Street in Eureka. The 66-year old victim sustained facial injuries when Jett allegedly began hitting him with the handle end of the golf club.

The...

Post date: Wed, 10/14/2015 - 19:33