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Eureka Police Press Release: 
On Sunday at around 12:50 pm, detectives from the Eureka Police Department responded to Indian Island to investigate a shooting that occurred on private property.
Detectives have since learned that the shooting occurred after a resident confronted the suspect, a trespasser to the island, who arrived via kayak sometime during the...

Post date: Sun, 06/28/2015 - 16:15

Water conservation efforts are now underway in Hoopa. Also, community members weigh in on Friday's historic ruling on same sex marriage. Also, the Humboldt County Grand Jury releases report on homelessness in our region.  

Post date: Sat, 06/27/2015 - 19:25

ISLAND MOUNTAIN- The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office seized about $26.5 million worth of marijuana plants and hash and 16 firearms from properties on Island Mountain this week.  It’s all part of a multi-county operation to combat environmental violations from marijuana grows on Island Mountain.  Officials with the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office says this area has the worst Environmtal...

Post date: Sat, 06/27/2015 - 00:25

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- The Humboldt County Grand Jury released its 2014/2015 Final Report regarding local efforts made to help the homeless.  The report states local government agencies and service providers in Humboldt County have room for improvement when it comes to assisting the homeless.

The Humboldt County Grand Jury finds there is no oversight or coordination among the homeless...

Post date: Sat, 06/27/2015 - 00:22

NORTH COAST- The California Air Resources Board approved five million dollars to replace aging school buses in rural school districts on the North Coast with newer, more fuel efficient ones.

State Senator Mike McGuire introduced the Rural Safety and Clean Air Act earlier this year, which will invest five million dollars per year to replace these buses.  The Environmental Protection...

Post date: Sat, 06/27/2015 - 00:21

HOOPA - At least 13 fires are confirmed in Hoopa in 24 hours, according to the Hoopa Valley Wildland Fire Department.

Numerous fires occurred in one night on the Hoopa Valley Reservation.

"There's nothing worse you can do then set fire to one's homeland," said Rhonda Jones, Hoopa Tribal member.

Officials say, all fires are suspicious in nature with a growing arson problem...

Post date: Fri, 06/26/2015 - 19:42

EUREKA- The Best of Humboldt Fair continues it's four day run at Redwood Acres.

From farm animals to exotic animals, to even some from the Australian Outback, the Best of Humboldt County Fair is the perfect place for animal lovers. The Owner of Aussie Kingdom, Carolyn Lantz says there's seven different species of kangaroos, 15 species of birds and two dingos to check out at her exhibit...

Post date: Fri, 06/26/2015 - 19:10

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- With the summer here, the Department of Health and Human Services is reminding the public that it’s Mobile and Street Outreach Services vehicles will be visiting Humboldt County communities for the next few months.

The Street Outreach Services Vehicle visits homeless encampments and provides things like food, showers and hygiene kits. DHHS also teams up with Food for...

Post date: Fri, 06/26/2015 - 18:53