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BLUE LAKE - A report of a possible abduction of 3 children leads law enforcement to arrest two suspects in Blue Lake.
 
Just after 11 Wednesday night, Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the 76-hundred block of Snow Camp Road for the abduction. A reporting party told deputies 38-year old Nichole Olsen, the mother of the children and 38-year old Kenneth...
Post date: Thu, 03/17/2016 - 23:45

EUREKA - A felon with two prior convictions could be facing some serious prison time after a possible third strike conviction. Clayton Jarod James was found guilty in Eureka Tuesday of assault with a semi-automatic firearm, reckless discharge and a felon in possession of a firearm. It is still to be determined if these new charges are serious enough to merit the final strike.

The...

Post date: Thu, 03/17/2016 - 22:29

EUREKA - It's St. Patrick’s Day and people in Eureka weren't holding back their excitement to celebrate Thursday.

St. Patrick's Day, it's the day that everyone wears green and is Irish… or at least they claim. People getting lunch at Gallagher’s Pub seemed to all be Irish.

"I just really like the holiday because leprechauns come, I like to wear green, mustaches and we're Irish,”...

Post date: Thu, 03/17/2016 - 18:43

LEGGETT - A 67-year-old man was killed Thursday in a car crash at the intersection of State Route 1 and Highway 101 in Leggett. His passenger sustained major injuries and was flown to Enloe Medical Center in Chico.

Around 11:25 Thursday morning the man was driving a Mercury Grand Marquis and for reasons unknown made a left turn directly into an on-coming semi-truck traveling southbound...

Post date: Thu, 03/17/2016 - 18:25

ARCATA - Almost two years after Humboldt State's former Assistant Athletic Director for Media Relations filed a lawsuit against the university a settlement has been made.

Twenty two year HSU employee, Dan Pambianco filed litigation regarding financial mismanagement of athletics funds and alleged age discrimination. Pambianco says "It was a tough decision and I made every effort to...

Post date: Thu, 03/17/2016 - 18:22

EUREKA- Many seniors were seen sporting green Thursday, as they celebrated St. Patrick's day at the Humboldt Senior Resource Center.

There was a live musical performance by the Accordianaires and Eric Smiley who played the penny flute.

Attendees enjoyed freshly made Irish food- shamrock pudding, corn beef and cabbage. There were also chances for guests to win some fun prizes....

Post date: Thu, 03/17/2016 - 17:50

EUREKA- After almost two weeks, the results from CASA's Big Night dinner and fundraiser are in.

 

The event at the Eureka Elkes Lodge was a huge success. Over 200 people attended, and over $75,000 was raised. Aside from the delicious food, there was also an auction.  

 

CASA is a non-profit organization that advocates for abused children in court while nurturing...

Post date: Thu, 03/17/2016 - 17:49

EUREKA- A car crashed into a Eureka Police vehicle and it happened right in front of the department's headquarters.

The grey sedan collided into the EPD vehicle just after 10 Wednesday night at the intersection of 6th and C street. The officer was transported to the hospital with minor to moderate injuries.

Four people were in the sedan. Arcata resident Jamila Falin was the front...

Post date: Thu, 03/17/2016 - 17:48