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From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
On 3-2-2014, approximately 1:00 p.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a call from the victim of a residential burglary that occurred on 2-4-2014. The victim told the Sheriff’s Office they received second hand information that some of their stolen firearms were located at a residence in the 3600 block of...
EUREKA- A stolen vehicle pursuit ends in a crash with one person arrested. According to the Eureka Police Department Michelle McDaniel, 22, was driving an unreported stolen car that she admitted to stealing late Sunday night. When officers attempted to pull her over Monday morning for a speeding violation, she took off and ran a stop sign, and then crashed into a curb on F Street. 
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EUREKA- A man is assaulted with a crowbar at a Eureka motel early this morning and the suspect is still at large. According to the Eureka Police Department it happened around 10:30 a.m. at Motel 6 on Broadway. Police say a man believed to be in his twenties beat another man over the head with a crowbar after a dispute in the back of the motel. 
 
The suspect fled...
EUREKA- Methamphetamine abuse will be a topic of discussion at Tuesday’s Humboldt County Board of Supervisors meeting. The Department of Health and Human Services will present data on methamphetamine use in Humboldt County, all of this is in response to concern about methamphetamine abuse in the community. 
 
Other substances of abuse including alcohol and other...

EUREKA- Stolen vehicle pursuit ends in a crash on Wabash and F Streets in Eureka Monday morning. The Eureka Police Department said 22-year-old Michelle McDaniel admitted to stealing a car Sunday night in Eureka. When officers tried to pull her over for speeding around 11:30 a.m. Monday, she took off and ran a stop sign, then crashed into a curb. McDaniel ran into Eureka Arm & Frame Company...

NORTH COAST- Officers nab four of “Eureka’s Most Wanted” just one day after unveiling a new strategy. Plus, Humboldt County is using social media as a tool to interact at their upcoming budget meeting and a man’s body is discovered on a hiking trail in Gasquet, however police do not suspect foul play is involved.

GASQUET- The Del Norte County Sheriff’s Office confirms that a man’s body was found this afternoon on a trail off French Hill Road near Gasquet. The body was found on top of a sleeping bag by two hikers. At this point deputies believe no foul play is involved. It’s unknown how long the body had been in the area. An autopsy is scheduled next week. We’ll share any new information as it becomes...

California State Park officials are closing the Newton B. Drury Parkway to nighttime access beginning March 1st.

Park officials say the closure is due to an increase in wood poaching crimes occurring along the parkway. Much of the illegal poaching occurs at night. It usually involves cutting burl and bunion growths from both standing and fallen old-growth redwood trees. It is...

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