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EUREKA- A rally of people gathered outside of the courthouse Tuesday afternoon in support of the McKay Tract Community Forest. As Humboldt County received funding for the first phase of the project, many community members wanted answers about the second phase. 
 
"I think we can all agree that including one of the most significant and beautiful second redwood...

ARCATA- The City of Arcata is working with neighbors near Greenview Park to update the almost fifty year old playground. One homeowner near the park has been spearheading the project and is planning to raise the money to make the park more accessible to children.

"It's just a little outdated," said Daniel Bixler, who has been working with the city on the park.

Bixler has been...

From the Humboldt County District Attorney's Office:
 
Joshua Matthew Slater entered a “no contest” plea today in the Humboldt County Superior Court to one felony count of Cruelty To An Animal. His plea will be treated as a guilty plea for purposes of sentencing. The remaining cases against him were dismissed as a part of the resolution and the Court may consider...

MCKINLEYVILLE- McKinleyville teachers hit the streets to picket against district officials Tuesday. The Teachers Association is requesting a five percent raise from McKinleyville Union School District.

President of the association, Mike Meng, said instructors have not received a raise in the past six years and said the raise is necessary to deal with the increased cost to benefits and...

LOLETA- A car crash ends in foot pursuit and lands three people at Redwood Memorial Hospital Tuesday night. It happened northbound Highway 101 around 3 p.m. when officers said Ronald Owings, 57 of Eureka was driving a Toyota Tacoma pickup truck when for unknown reasons veered off the side of the road and crashed down a steep embankment. 
 
According to officers,...

CHP says a vehicle pursuit ended in a crash on northbound Hwy 101 at Loleta Drive. According to witnesses the car went off the side of the road down an embankment. Officers say three suspects took off on foot until they were caught shortly after. All three taken to hospital with unknown injuries.

An early morning earthquake shakes the North Coast. The 4.2 quake struck at 5:28 a.m. Tuesday and was centered 17 miles north-west of Ferndale.

The photo is the seismogram recorded at Berkley’s Jacoby Creek Station near Arcata.

According to the redwood coast tsunami work group at Humboldt State University, there is no tsunami danger.

From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office: 
 
The Humboldt County Coroner has identified the human remains located in a gravesite off of Jewitt Ranch Road, Harris area of Humboldt County as that of missing person Garret Rodriguez, 29 years old from San Diego, California. Rodriguez was reported missing by his father to the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office on 04-25-...

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