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HUMBOLDT COUNTY - Health officials say for the first time in over five years a dog has tested positive for rabies in Humboldt County. The infection may have come from contact with a rabid skunk but local authorities have not confirmed this.

The animal is known to have traveled to several locations throughout the North Coast. Public health officials are working to assess the possibility...

Post date: Thu, 07/28/2016 - 23:22

EUREKA - They’re heinous crimes that were committed against two victims and now a convicted rapist will spend 23-years in prison. Kailan Meserve will also have to register as a sex offender and was given a lifetime ban on gun ownership.

Meserve was found guilty on 15-felony charges which include: forcible rape, forced oral copulation, sexual penetration by a foreign object, sexual...

Post date: Thu, 07/28/2016 - 22:14

FERNDALE-The 120th Humboldt County Fair is in less than one month....

Post date: Thu, 07/28/2016 - 17:37

KLAMATH- Five candidates are running for three open seats on the Yurok Tribal Council.


Laura Borden and Joseph James will square off in the East District… Lana McCovey and Sarah Smoker will be running against each other in the South District and Mindy Natt is running unopposed in the Pecwan District.


The primary election is October 12...

Post date: Thu, 07/28/2016 - 17:35

LOLETA- One victim was duct taped to the ground and another victim was shot at, following a home invasion robbery and attempted homicide in Loleta. 

At 4:10 Thursday morning, HCSO responded to the 1600 block of Tompkins Hill Road.  The first victim reported that a suspicious Caucasian man in a silver Ford pickup truck with Iowa plates, was parked near his house. The victim said he was...

Post date: Thu, 07/28/2016 - 17:30

EUREKA- A suspect fled after a reported shooting, but a Eureka man is arrested on other charges.

At Around 12:20 p.m. Wednesday, a shot was fired into the front porch of a residence on the 1600 block of Union Street following an argument. 29-year-old Joshua Buchanon, along with two women and two children came out of the home.


Buchanon had a searchable probation. Police...

Post date: Thu, 07/28/2016 - 17:26

NORTH COAST - It's immunization week.  Medical providers and school officials across the North Coast are urging parents to vaccinate kids before school starts.

State law requires all students to receive vaccinations prior to attending public school.

TDaP, MMR, Hepatitis B, Polio and Chickenpox shots are mandatory when entering kindergarten or seventh grade.


Post date: Thu, 07/28/2016 - 17:24
ARCATA – It was a whirlwind tour through the LGBTQ community. Humboldt State University’s Librarian; Kyle Morgan discussed the movement, history, and even revealed records from two of the largest LGBTQ archives in the world.
Morgan presented topics pertaining to the history of the LGBTQ community. Such matters included the homophile movement of the late 1950’S,...
Post date: Thu, 07/28/2016 - 16:42