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HUMBOLDT COUNTY- California Highway Patrol officials say more collisions involving seniors will occur as the population of the elderly continues to rise. 

A free class next Friday is designed to help keep seniors driving safe on the roads.  The CHP and the Humboldt Senior Resource Center are partnering up to provide the KEYS Class, which stands for “Keeping Everyone Safe”.  It will be...

EUREKA- Carolyn Crnich has been serving as the County Clerk, Recorder, and Registrar of Voters since 1991, but will be stepping down this next year.  The first person to announce their candidacy will make that formal announcement on Thursday.

Kelly Sanders, the Assistant County Registrar of Voters and Election Manager will announce her candidacy at the Carter Hotel in Eureka at 12:15 p....

GASQUET- The Del Norte County Coroner’s Office has identified the man’s body that was found on a hiking trial near Gasquet. The man has been identified as 52-year-old Robert Essex of Sacramento. 
 
The body was found on Saturday on top of a sleeping bag by two hikers off French Hill Road. An autopsy was performed on Wednesday. Deputies with the Del Norte County...

Yesterday we told you about three candidates vying for the Eureka City Manager position. That number has now been pared down to one.

The finalist is from out of the area and the city is still awaiting a background check. An official announcement could be made as soon as tomorrow. The search began after former city manager Bill Panos resigned in October to take a job with the Wyoming...

TRINIDAD- Tucked under the tall trees at Patrick's Point State Park is a 50-year-old garden that features native plants from the area. State Park employees and volunteers have been working over the winter months to put up signs and descriptions of the more than 60 different, indigenous plants.

Environmental Scientist Michelle Forys, who works for the park, said it will help to answer...

FORTUNA- Stakeholders were educated on the most recent information regarding Klamath River fish health. Scientists, government employees, university professors, tribes and private companys all attended the meeting hosted by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Oregon State University.

The fish health workshop has been held over the past 10 years to help educate and discuss the issues...

EUREKA- College of the Redwood's Board of Trustees voted unanimously to have Mendocino College take over instruction at the Mendocino site in Fort Bragg.

The Board approved a plan that will have the closer community college start offering classes at the Fort Bragg location for the upcoming 2013-14 school year and to take over instruction for the long term. Mendocino Lake Community...

CRESCENT CITY- The former Crescent Elk Middle School Assistant Principal charged in the fatal crash that took the life of a Klamath man, has been sentenced to three years in state prison. 
 
Back in December of 2012, Coulter Mann was driving on Highway 101 south of Smith River when he smashed into a truck driven by 67-year-old Kenneth Jones of Klamath. Jones later...

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