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A Eureka block is “all clear” after being shut down for a bomb investigation.


It happened at 1757 I Street around noon. The Humboldt county bomb squad robot checked out the device, as Eureka Police shut down an entire block and evacuated some residents.


The device was about 6 inches long, wrapped in black electrical tape with a fuse sticking out one end. Police...

It’s still a work in progress, but in just a couple weeks, a building located near Seventh and C Streets will be the home to the new Betty Kwann Chinn Foundation Day Center.

"This is a community project, not Betty Chinn, it's a community project," Chinn said.

Chinn said it’s a place for homeless people who want to make a change in their lifestyle.

"This is not the place...

A homicide suspect and fatal crash suspect will both have to wait at least another month for their cases to move forward.


For Michael Youravish, the suspect in a McKinleyville stabbing homicide, preliminary setting has been pushed back two more months. He’s accused of murdering 33-year-old Forrest Croft Lovejoy in the “C” Avenue area of McKinleyville in June 2013.


Three people have been arrested after shots were fired in a Eureka neighborhood over the weekend.

Two arrests were made on Saturday night. Eureka police said they received several calls for service to an apartment on the 800 block of H Street. When they were on their way they heard a shot fired. Officers located two subjects, 36-year-old Thomas Frank and 18-year-old Caleb Hoffarth....

Three unrelated logging incidents claimed the lives of three North Coast men over the weekend. The first occurred in Garberville sometime before 4 p.m. The Humboldt Country Coroner’s Office said 66-year-old Thomas Alan Rea was struck by a log while cutting firewood on his own property and died of blunt force trauma. Garberville Ambulance and Cal Fire responded, but he was dead when they...

The suspicious device found in the 1700 block of I street in Eureka has been detonated. Eureka Police and the Humboldt County Sheriff's Department were out with bomb squad/robot this afternoon after receiving a report of a suspicious device. The device was black with fuse, about 6 inches long, home owner picked it up, then called law enforcement. The device was shot by bomb robot and left a...

The Bureau of Land Management extends the comment period for the King Range Business Plan. Plus, a flag pole that has stood in a North Coast cemetery for more than 80 years gets a make over. 

A Hoopa physician is named "Doctor of the Year" by the California Medical Association. Plus, Oktoberfest hits the friendly city for a day of food, games and of course, beer.