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ARCATA - After the state mandate to implement water conservation on June 1st, Wednesday night, the city of Arcata adopted water restrictions, effective immediately.

Arcata residents currently use 47 gallons of water per day, per person, that must be reduced by 8% or 3.5 gallons. This is achievable if residents abide by the restrictions and practice greywater capturing...

Post date: Thu, 06/04/2015 - 17:29

MCKINLEYVILLE - After an extensive search for a new superintendent, The McKinleyville Union School District Board of Trustees has made a selection.

Assuming full responsibility July 1st. Dr. Al Rosell from the San Jose School District will bring 20 years of experience to the area. Rosell is currently the principal at Willow Glen Elementary. He’s taught math, social studies,...

Post date: Thu, 06/04/2015 - 17:27

NORTH COAST - For years many local war veterans never had the chance to visit the memorials created to honor them in Washington D.C. However, with the help of the North Coast Honor Flight, that changed.

Started in 2005, Honor Flight is now nationwide. With a branch here on the north coast taking over 300 veterans in recent years.

"This gives these folks a chance to be visible...

Post date: Thu, 06/04/2015 - 17:25

Eureka Police conducted another enforcement operation behind the Bayshore Mall resulting in 19 arrest.

 

The sweep on Wednesday was a follow-up to “Operation Safe Trails” from last April that was aimed to remove the criminal element from the camps after continued violence and other crimes.

 

During the 5-hour operation, over 90-people were contacted in an around...

Post date: Thu, 06/04/2015 - 00:14

SACRAMENTO - It's called AB 243 - The Marijuana Watershed Protection Act and it just passed the state assembly. Lawmakers say it's time to regulate an underground industry. It’s the first medical marijuana bill this year that has made it to the senate.

Assembly member, Jim Wood said the cultivation of marijuana in Northern California is the elephant in the room - it’s the whole house...

Post date: Wed, 06/03/2015 - 23:45

EUREKA- The Eureka Police Department and Humboldt Bay Fire will take about $1.5 million in combined cuts during the next fiscal year.  Those cuts will take place if the City Council adopts the budget as currently proposed.  On Wednesday night, at a special meeting, both department chiefs shared what those cuts mean for their agencies.

Eureka Police proposed eliminating all public...

Post date: Wed, 06/03/2015 - 23:39

LOS ANGELES - A Leggett man was found dead in a vehicle in Southern California and authorities are investigating it as a possible homicide.

28-year old Jose David Flores was discovered on Golden Valley Road in in Canyon County in the trunk of his own car. The cause of death is unknown and will be determined by an autopsy in the coming days.

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Office...

Post date: Wed, 06/03/2015 - 22:33

CRESCENT CITY - Crescent City has a new sergeant and she's the second woman in the Police Department’s history to hold a position of this stature.

Sergeant Jennifer Owen was sworn in Monday night at the city council meeting. Owen served in the air force before returning to her hometown of Crescent City to attend the police academy. Since then, she’s been a patrol officer at the Police...

Post date: Wed, 06/03/2015 - 17:13