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EUREKA- Humboldt Superior Court is receiving a $110,000 loan from the California Judicial Council to cover the cost of trying 24 homicide cases filed this year.

"We are not putting any civil cases out so while we have the homicide issue, we are developing a larger backlog in our civil setting," Humboldt County Court Executive Officer Kim Bartleson  told the California Judicial Council...

Post date: Tue, 12/15/2015 - 16:31

TRINIDAD- A man is in the hospital with significant stab wounds following a fight outside the Ocean Grove Lodge in Trinidad.

According to the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office, the 41 year old man was stabbed while watching a fight outside the lodge around 2:40 a.m. Tuesday. During the fight, the suspect was allegedly shoved into the gathering crowd, colliding with the victim.


Post date: Tue, 12/15/2015 - 16:29

Fire crews are on scene of a structure fire located on the 600 block of Patrick's Point Drive. The blaze was reported just before 2 Tuesday afternoon. 

Post date: Tue, 12/15/2015 - 14:19

SHELTER COVE- A project to build a bait shop in Shelter Cove is receiving overwhelming support from local residents.

On Friday the Humboldt Bay Harbor District hosted it's second meeting in decades at the resort improvement district in Shelter Cove. There, commissioners heard public input on the district's proposed plan to create a bait shop and ice storage facility to go with it's...

Post date: Mon, 12/14/2015 - 21:08

EUREKA- The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors has another position to fill along with the DHHS Director role. In Tuesday's closed session the board will discuss the search for a new county administrative officer.

News channel three is told CA Phillip Smith-Hanes plans to accept an administrative position with Ellis County in Kansas. The 10 year county employee is leaving Humboldt to...

Post date: Mon, 12/14/2015 - 21:07

EUREKA- An ordinance regulating medical marijuana cultivation in Humboldt County goes before the board of supervisors for it's first hearing Tuesday. But the regulations are already sparking some concerns for environmental agencies.

The ordinance has been making its way through the planning commission since November. It must be approved and in place by march 1 for the county to maintain...

Post date: Mon, 12/14/2015 - 21:07

North Coast - With more and more people using drones as a hobby, and gift giving right around the corner, the Federal Aviation Administration is urging caution ahead of the holiday season

The warning comes after numerous close calls with aircraft. Authorities with the F.A.A. say all drones are aircraft even ones purchased in stores. Operators should consider themselves pilots and follow...

Post date: Mon, 12/14/2015 - 20:08

NORTH COAST - A controversial project coming up for license renewal is getting some scientific examination by local HSU river experts.

Environmental professors, Alison O’Dowd, William Trush and James Graham along with several undergraduate and graduate students are working to get a better understanding of the Potter Valley Project and its effects on salmon in the Eel River watershed....

Post date: Mon, 12/14/2015 - 19:57