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EASTERN HUMBOLDT- A man died after a tree fell on him.

Around 9:40 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office responded to the 1900 block of Chezum Road in Redwood Valley. As of  this afternoon, the coroner was still on scene investigating the incident. 

Post date: Mon, 08/01/2016 - 17:45

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- In Humboldt County over 13,000 adults read below a fifth grade level, and 23,000 read below the eighth grade level. In an effort to change those numbers and improve the community's reading, the Humboldt Literacy Project will be having a drop-in informational at three locations.

Starting Tuesday, you can stop by the Eureka, Arcata, or Fortuna Library from 3-5 p.m. HLP...

Post date: Mon, 08/01/2016 - 17:42

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Good news for those who like to save at the pump-gas prices have gone down by 36 cents on the North Coast. 

Right before summer, News Channel 3 reported that gas prices were rising due to refineries changing fuel for the summer, and the cheapest gas was $2.65. Well, now you can find the cheapest gas in Humboldt at Costco for only $2.29. In fact, Gas Buddy reports that...

Post date: Mon, 08/01/2016 - 17:34

CRESCENT CITY- One arrest was made and 577 vehicles were screened during a DUI checkpoint over the weekend. It was conducted by the Crescent City California Highway Patrol.

In addition, 2 citations were given to unlicensed drivers. The checkpoint took place in Crescent City Saturday from 4 p.m. until midnight. Funding for the program came from the National Highway Traffic Safety...

Post date: Mon, 08/01/2016 - 17:21
EUREKA – Volunteer your time to a child in need. CASA is looking to expand its foundation and encourages advocates to apply.
There are currently more than 50 supporters helping children across Humboldt County. As an advocate, you would have the opportunity to give children ranging from newborns to 19 years old, a chance to...
Post date: Mon, 08/01/2016 - 17:03
EUREKA – The Humboldt County Transition Age Youth Collaboration sponsors the Voyage To Wellness Week. Young adults are given the chance to learn the different aspects of a healthier alternative to food and fun. Today, the youth was able to get a lesson on what foods are healthy, while voicing their opinions on foods that are good for you. There will be many wellness actives throughout the...
Post date: Mon, 08/01/2016 - 17:03

CRANNELL - Four people lost their lives last Friday morning on that fateful flight from Crescent City to Oakland, crashing near McKinleyville.

In a statement released by Cal-Ore late Sunday afternoon, three of these four were identified.

Pilot Larry Mills had 20 years of flying experience, and had worked with Cal-Ore since April.

Michelle Tarwater was a flight paramedic,...

Post date: Mon, 08/01/2016 - 16:50

EUREKA - Monday was the inaugural day for the marijuana track and trace pilot program in Humboldt County.

The program is to ensure that medical cannabis is indeed going through the proper channels before it gets to the patient. This is done using a specially designed stamp by security company SICPA, which includes a QR code.

Once it gets to the patient they can then track their...

Post date: Mon, 08/01/2016 - 16:28