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EUREKA-Green Diamond Resource Company has donated $50,000 to St.Joseph Hospital.

The money will go towards their Cancer Care Campaign and will help support the purchase of a new 3D mammography machine. The 3D machine is important because it will not just detect breast cancer, but will also find cancers that could be missed with the 2D machine.

The unit is expected to be purchased...

Post date: Fri, 06/10/2016 - 11:16

FORTUNA - A special funeral account has been set up for the family of the Fortuna man who died last week trying to save his children in the Eel River.

33-year old Timothy Hatten drowned near Redcrest. Officials believe an undercurrent in deep water was the cause. Donations are being sought to help defer costs of internment and the funeral.

Direct your donations to account number...

Post date: Thu, 06/09/2016 - 21:16

HAPPY CAMP - Local firefighters have mobilized to help tackle a major fire in the Klamath National Forest.

The Pony Fire was started by lightning the morning of June 9. It’s located 15-miles southwest of Happy Camp. Six Rivers National Forest personnel with 1-engine, 2-crew, 7-aircraft are on scene. Fire Management Officer, Rick Young will coordinate the operation with more than 600-...

Post date: Thu, 06/09/2016 - 21:00

Law enforcement is searching for an Idaho man suspected of creating child pornography who is believed to be traveling with three young children.
Jason “Travis” Simon is wanted on a felony warrant for child sexual abuse and could be in the Eureka area.

He is driving a copper 2006 Pontiac Montana SUV, with License plate number, 2CJN683. It is believed they are...

Post date: Thu, 06/09/2016 - 20:54

NORTH COAST - The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office and the Office of Emergency Services is strongly recommending the Humboldt community registers for the county’s new public mass notification system – Vesta Alert.

Officials will send out alerts for developing or existing emergency conditions, including natural hazards, evacuation orders, weather advisories and major road closures as...

Post date: Thu, 06/09/2016 - 20:38

EUREKA- A teen driver accused of a fatal hit and run on Highway 36 in 2015 has been sentenced in court.

19-year old Carley Palsson pled guilty to felony vehicular manslaughter and failure to report an injury accident.

The charges stem from an incident last September in which Palsson’s vehicle drifted off the side of highway 101 near the exit of State Route 36 and struck a...

Post date: Thu, 06/09/2016 - 19:59

EUREKA - A Eureka man could face up to 17 years in prison after he was found guilty of multiple serious crimes.

Post date: Thu, 06/09/2016 - 19:51

EUREKA - Clean up continued on Thursday after a small structure fire at the 800-block h street in Eureka that morning.


Fire Chief Hulbert told us that the building was vacant and being occupied by transients who were burning rubbish.

The first fire engine saw people leaving the building and covering the door when they left.

It was a single engine response.

Post date: Thu, 06/09/2016 - 17:26