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ARCATA- Arcata Police arrested eleven people on the plaza for being drunk in public New Years night. Police say their presence on the plaza has decreased the number of arrests made on popular holidays.

Arcata Police Sgt. Brian Hoffman said more police were on the plaza last night than in past years. Hoffman said the police are on the plaza earlier and interact more with people...

STONE LAGOON- The cool foggy weather did not keep anyone from enjoying a New Years Day hike and paddle led at Humboldt Lagoons State Park. Nationwide park rangers are leading 'First Day Hikes' to bring people outdoors for the start of the year.

Park Rangers hosted the first hike along the North Coast on New Years Day that gave people a chance to kayak or paddle.

"We heard about...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- The high tide on New Year’s Day was the highest one of the entire winter.  And it has the fitting name of “King tides.”The King Tides come every year during late December or early January.  They are caused when the earth gets closest to the sun during its orbit and a new moon occurs at the same time.  This combination magnifies the tidal force on the ocean.  The non-profit...

ARCATA- A healthy baby girl who was born Wednesday morning was the first child born in Humboldt County in 2014.

The Castro family grew when Laila Rose Lorrain Castro came into this world at 12:21 this morning.  Laila is the second child of the McKinleyville family.  The father, Juan castro, guessed the baby would be born on New Year’s Day.  The parents say their daughter’s...

EUREKA- The Eureka Police Department is seeking help identifying a vehicle associated with the homicide at St. Bernard's Rectory. The vehicle is described as a dark grey Nissan Altima Hybrid, bearing California license plate 6NDW400.

Eureka Police is encouraging the public to call with information on the whereabouts and location of the vehicle at the Eureka Police Department...

EUREKA- We spoke to some residents Tuesday about their New Year’s resolutions.  Some say they want to be a better person, while others want to travel throughout Humboldt County more.  Health officials at Healthsport in Eureka have tips for people trying to get healthier in 2014.
Health professionals say you should be physically active for at least an hour a day for six days a...

UPDATE: Eureka Police confirm that they are leading a murder investigation that happened at St. Bernard's rectory. Mayor Frank Jager confirmed the victim to be Rev. Eric Freed. Dozens of people gather in the streets for prayer, H Street between 6th and 7th street is closed. More details tonight at 5 pm.

UPDATE: Eureka Police says this is a murder investigation.

The Eureka Police department is investigating a violent crime committed next door to St. Bernard Catholic Church. Officers are not releasing how many victims were involved or the condition. H to I Streets are taped off. Mass has been cancelled. We'll have more details as they become available.