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EUREKA- It’s Breast Cancer Awareness month and a local woman and business owner is sharing her story of strength as she battles another round of cancer. Sue Santsche is hoping to help other women by bringing knowledge and new technology to Humboldt County.

"It was 12 years ago that I thought my last journey with cancer was done," said Sue Santsche.

Santsche, a Humboldt native and...

Post date: Mon, 10/05/2015 - 16:11

Authorities are on the lookout for a man suspected of sexual assault. Community members take part in an Anti-Crime rally, man arrested across the street. New details emerge following deadly Oregon school shooting. Temperatures heat up along our coast. National Fire Prevention Week kicks off. Eureka Heritage society hosts open house of historic homes. The Medieval Festival of Courage wrapped up...

Post date: Sun, 10/04/2015 - 18:39

On Sunday, around 5:55 a.m., Eureka Police Officers responded to a local downtown motel for a report of a rape that just occurred. Investigators have developed probable cause to arrest Markis Shirley for the sexual assault. If any person has information where Shirley is located call EPD Dispatch Center at 441-4044. If any person has information about this crime please contact Detective Harpham...

Post date: Sun, 10/04/2015 - 17:06

New details emerge following the deadly Oregon school shooting. Flames rip through a residence in Carlotta. A wanted felon from Fortuna is behind bars. The Arcata Fire District held an open house at it's newly remodeled fire station. The Fortuna Police Department hosted it's annual Disaster Fair. Dozens of community members enjoyed the Apple Harvest Festival in Fortuna. Artists showed off...

Post date: Sat, 10/03/2015 - 19:19

EUREKA - The name of the pedestrian killed in a traffic collision last week in Eureka has been released. Officials have identified the victim as 29-year old William Seekins of Eureka.

Early Sunday morning, 28-year old Teresa Graham was driving a  Cadillac Escalade southbound on Highway 101 near Humboldt Hill when she struck the victim who later died. Authorities say Seekins was dressed...

Post date: Fri, 10/02/2015 - 20:31

ARCATA - A Eureka man is behind bars for what police are calling an attempted murder Thursday on Fickle Hill.

Just before 11:30 am on the 7700 block of Fickle Hill Road, the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office says an argument inside a vehicle over money between 36-year old Courtney Fleming and a 45-year old man escalated, with the suspect threatening the victim with a firearm.


Post date: Fri, 10/02/2015 - 20:22

FORTUNA - A wanted felon was arrested after assistance from a K-9 officer in Fortuna.

Around 4 Friday afternoon, 40-year old Michael Brissette was taken into custody after a patrolling officer saw the suspect flee into a residence on the 100 block of Basayo Village Court.

Police say they used the public address system multiple times and ordered the suspect out of the house but he...

Post date: Fri, 10/02/2015 - 20:10

EUREKA – Officials at College of the Redwoods say the school’s demographics compared to Umpqua Community College are very similar. That’s just one of the reasons the deadly shooting Thursday in Roseburg, Oregon is hitting home.

CR’s faculty, students and staff are truly feeling the effects Friday. The school is taking precautions with additional officers the next few weeks and planning...

Post date: Fri, 10/02/2015 - 18:25