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RIO DELL - Currently less than 25% of students in Rio Dell walk or ride their bike to school due to safety issues, but the city says they hope to change that. 

The city recently received results from a survey of families living nearby local schools. The results showed that the city needed to improve routes for children to actively and safely get to school. The school district has been...

CRESCENT CITY - In just one month, Del Norte County Airport travelers could be without flights.

Sky West has proposed to stop all flights April 6th and this would leave the airport without air transportation for five months, until Pen Air steps in as the new airline September 15th. Sky West’s contract with the airport officially ends on July 31st, but the airline...

FORTUNA- Crews began working to remove nearly 15,000 lbs of trash along the eel river bank Friday. The debris was left behind from transients living in the area, ordered to leave the property.

After clearing nearly 6,000 lbs of trash from the area in January, the River Life Foundation, with the help of the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office SWAP crew worked Friday to remove what remained...

GARBERVILLE- The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office is cracking down on rampant drug activity. Over the last two days, eight have been arrested associated with narcotic sales.

The arrests were part of a maximum enforcement operation. Ten officers with the drug task force and sheriff's office took part. Fredrick Hoss,  John Armstrong, Cari Barker, and Kelly Winters were arrested at the...

FORTUNA- Electric car charging stations could be coming to the Eel River Valley.

Fortuna City Council members will vote Monday on whether to authorize the city manager to enter an agreement with the redwood coast energy authority for one charging station in the city. The new station would be in the public parking lot across from city hall. The lot is one of nine locations across...

EUREKA- Motorists might see Caltrans maintenance vehicles a little easier on the roadways in the coming months.

The agency is replacing its old reflective gear with new, more reflective tape.  The goal is to increase worker safety by making the hundreds of Caltrans maintenance trucks around the state brighter and more visible at night. In addition, any new road signs Caltrans installs...

ARCATA- About 700 local elementary school students had the chance to have fun while learning math at the 20th annual Arcata High School Math Fair.

This year’s theme was Math in the British Isles. Arcata High School students created math exhibits relating to England, Scotland and Ireland.  All 43 booths were interactive and gave kids the chance to learn math through hands on...

Spring is a great time to think about a great environmental principle, reducing, reusing and recycling.  Lots of people are using yard give-aways as an opportunity to recycle things they do not need.  Only an ad on Craigslist or some other social media can have people flocking to our house for free things.  But cleaning also takes planning, deciding how to sort the things you no longer need. ...