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From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
On 1-10-2014, at approximately 2:00 p.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a burglary that occurred at Miller Farms Nursery, 1828 Central Avenue, McKinleyville. A deputy responded to Miller Farms and met with an employee. The employee told the deputy the business was closed and secured on 01-09-2014...

Humboldt State University announced on Wednesday Robert Snyder, Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs will retire.

Snyder has been with HSU since 2007. He will retire at the end of the 2013-14 academic year. HSU President Rollin Richmond said quote, “Bob has provided exceptional and results driven leadership for the Academic Affairs Division for the last six years. He helped...

EUREKA- Eureka officials have to complete the background investigation process for the three remaining City Manager candidates before one of them is offered the position.

One local candidate and two people from out of the area were interviewed at a closed session by City Council members on Wednesday.  A panel of community members and local city managers also interviewed the candidates...

EUREKA- The 5th Annual Glen Paul Bobsled Races kicked off this Wednesday in Eureka.

The Coast Guard sector Humboldt Bay teamed up with students at Glen Paul School to go for the gold. However in a unique twist, the bobsleds at Glen Paul took the shape of wheel chairs, tricycles, and wagons. Its’ important to note, that this is the only bobsled team in Northern California.

Glen...

EUREKA- The California Education Code mandates schools update their Comprehensive Safe School Plans annually.  The deadline to update is March 1st. 

Laurie Alexander is the Director of Student Services for Eureka City Schools. She says school officials work to update the Comprehensive Safe School Plan continuously, regardless of Saturday’s deadline.

“For example, if particular...

EUREKA- The trial date has been set for Joe Serna, the man accused of vehicular manslaughter and a hit and run stemming from a fatal accident in Eureka in July of 2012.

Joe Serna was allegedly leaving an area bar and crashed into another vehicle at 17th Street and Myrtle Avenue, resulting in the death of pedestrian 57-year-old James Philbrook.  Serna’s defense attorney told...

EUREKA- With a community still in shock from the death of Rev. Eric Freed, law enforcement officials attempted to answer communities questions about the Humboldt County Jail's policy of late night releases.

"How do we protect the community, while vigorously protecting the rights of the individual?" asked Eureka Police Chief Andrew Mills.

Local clergy and police officials...

MANILA- A barn is burnt down as a result of an early Wednesday morning blaze that took the life of a calf and caused thousands of dollars worth of damage. The cause of the fire is the result of a warming lamp next to the calf.

According to Justin McDonald from the Arcata Fire Protection District the fire broke out at 4:30 a.m.. The fire burnt the barn, and caused damage to surrounding...

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