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EUREKA- A Humboldt County jury has found a Texas man guilty of second degree murder following the shooting death of Daneyal Siddique in October of 2014.

Jason Armstrong of Odessa was found guilty on the second degree murder charge and a special allegation for using a firearm. Armstrong shot and killed Siddique around midnight on Cctober 21 at Dean Creek Resort in Redway. Armstrong...

Post date: Tue, 12/08/2015 - 19:26

EUREKA- A registration for those interested in the medical marijuana industry is moving forward following a unanimous vote from the board of supervisors.

Those interested in getting a permit for any aspect of the business are encouraged to register immediately with the county. While the registration will serve mainly as an informational tool for the county to assess local interest. It...

Post date: Tue, 12/08/2015 - 19:24

MCKINLEYVILLE- A suspicious subject investigation landed a wanted felon behind bars Sunday.

Larry Gene Blake, 55, was arrested just after 1:30 p.m. on McKinleyville Avenue near McKinleyville High School. 

Blake was found with blood on his face and three felony warrants. A search of his backpack turned up almost 14 ounces of methamphetamine, paraphernalia and $940 cash.  


Post date: Tue, 12/08/2015 - 19:24

ARCATA – Humboldt State officials are making changes to a popular spot near campus after two students in less than two weeks have suffered severe injuries.

Monday afternoon a male student fell approximately 40 feet from a tree located in the Arcata Community Forest at the university’s disc golf course. He has been sent out of the area to receive medical attention. The university is...

Post date: Tue, 12/08/2015 - 19:03
Emergency bridge repairs along Route 197 in Del Norte County are nearing completion. Just four months ago rusted culverts at Sultan Creek no longer allowed natural stream flows, flooding the road and preventing fish from swimming upstream.Crews worked twelve hours a day, seven days a week on the repairs. The two culverts were replaced with a 45’ bridge. The new bridge improves drainage,...
Post date: Tue, 12/08/2015 - 18:38

EUREKA - The victims and widower of a fatal hit and run on Myrtle Avenue three years ago are speaking out. This comes after the suspect Jason Warren was found guilty of those charges last week. Warren was also found guilty of murdering Dorothy Ulrich in her Hoopa home just hours prior to driving off the roadway, hitting the group of joggers.

The families of Dorothy Ulrich and Suzanne...

Post date: Tue, 12/08/2015 - 18:35

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- A popular transportation service for seniors and people with disabilities could soon be coming to an end. If a contract is not renewed by December 31st, the Dial-A-Ride program will no longer be available for those outside the Eureka City limits.

Damian Kelsey is concerned he could be left without transportation in just a few short weeks. 

"And if...

Post date: Tue, 12/08/2015 - 17:47

ARCATA - HSU will now become a signatory for United Nations supported principles for responsible investment.

The university’s Advancement Foundation voted to become a signatory to ensure their portfolio is socially and environmentally responsible.

It follows their adoption of the “Humboldt Pledge” they took in the spring of 2014 to limit and closely track its holdings in a...

Post date: Mon, 12/07/2015 - 22:20