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EUREKA- Students at Alice Birney Elementary School in Eureka have learned about cancer prevention throughout the month leading up to Friday’s event, the American Cancer Society’s Relay Recess.

"I hope what they take out of this is they can make a difference in cancer research in preventing cancer, in finding a cure, that they grow up knowing how to prevent cancer for themselves, knowing...

EUREKA- The Eureka City Schools Board of Trustees recently outlined specific projects that will be completed if Measure S passes.

The measure is a nearly $50 million bond for facility upgrades in Eureka City Schools. The promised modernization projects focus on improving ADA accessibility and students’ safety, as well as enhancing career and technical education. Examples for Eureka High...

ARCATA – It’s something you don’t see everyday; A slow speed chase involving a golf cart.

Early this morning, 35-year-old parolee Cory Pearson of Arcata reportedly stole the cart from Sun Valley Bulb Farm and drove down Lamphere Road and struck a parked car several times.

The California Highway Patrol tried to stop Pearson but he refused. Pearson then drove onto Eastbound 299...

EUREKA- The man accused of shooting and killing Daneyal Siddique in Redway on Wednesday plead not guilty Friday in court.

Jason Armstrong of Dumas, Texas pled not guilty to one count of murder and denied two special allegations for the use of a firearm resulting in death.

Armstrong was arrested Wednesday morning after turning himself in to authorities. According to the sheriff’s...

FORTUNA- Just in time for Halloween, stories of the dead are coming to life at Fortuna’s Masonic and Odd Fellow’s Cemetery.

Grave Matters and Untimely Departures is an annual fundraiser for the Fortuna Cemetery District. at the event on Sunday, visitors can take a 50-minute tour through the cemetery and learn about the history and manner of how those buried there died.

Volunteer...

EUREKA- October 23 marked the 100th anniversary of the railroad on the North Coast but the celebration is just beginning.

As part of the festivities, Eureka’s Clarke Historical Museum opened a special exhibit Thursday about the Northwestern Pacific Railroad. On Friday only, the original golden spike that marked the completion of the railroad 100 years ago was on display at...

ORICK - “We live in a global world at this point. We can no longer think of ourselves as insulated from everything else that's going on around the world,” Leonel Arguello, the Chief of Vegetation Management at Redwood National State Parks, said.

The Redwood National and State Parks are hosting officials from Chile’s “Parque Nacional Alerce Costero.”

“We brought up four of them...

SAMOA - The Samoa Fire Department welcomed a new engine this week that will enable them to fight fires like never before. The fire truck is a type three engine, the first of its kind for the district.

The truck will be used primarily for wild land fires, something the peninsula encounters often with their terrain. Some of the features of the engine are its four-wheel drive and ability...