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FERNDALE- A celebration of life ceremony was held over the weekend in Ferndale for beloved local artist Jack Mays.  Now, Ferndale residents will be able to see a piece of Jack Mays’ legacy every time they pass Town Hall.

One of Jack Mays’ sculptures was recently donated to the City of Ferndale by his family. On Saturday, it was unveiled in its new spot, next to Town Hall.  Family...

From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

On 08-11-2014, at approximately 8:45 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a man stabbed in the chest near the park in Manila.  Deputies and medical personnel responded to the area of the park. Deputies located the victim in the 1800 block of Park Street, Manila.  

Deputies learned a 64 year old adult female Manila...

The following is from the Eureka Police Department:

On Monday, at about 2:36 AM, Eureka Police Department officers were dispatched to a residence on the 1700 block of Sunny Avenue for a residential burglary in progress. The 30-year–old victim reported she was home sleeping with her young daughter when she awoke to find an unknown male in her kitchen. When she confronted the male, who...

From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

On 08-10-2014, at approximately 7:30 a.m., California State Parks was notified of possible human remains, which were located by a hiker on a trail in Cuneo Creek Campground, Humboldt Redwoods State Park.  A Park Ranger responded and confirmed the remains were human. The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office and Humboldt County Coroner’s Office were...

UPDATE From the California Highway Patrol:
HUMBOLDT, Calif. – On the evening of Sunday, August 10th, a single vehicle collided head-on into a tree on State Route 36, east of Hydesville, resulting in multiple fatalities and major injuries.
 
At approximately 4:30 pm, a 2002 Dodge Dakota pickup truck was traveling westbound on State Route 36, just east of Fisher Road, when it...

NORTH COAST- The Lodge Lightning Complex Fire continues to expand in Mendocino County, causing evacuations in several areas and injuries to eight firefighters.  Also, beloved Ferndale artist Jack Mays' celebration of life ceremony was held in Ferndale.  In Fortuna, a wiffle ball tournament fundraiser was held for a 13-year-old girl from Loleta who has a rare form of bone cancer.  It was the...

Hoopa - One man has been arrested in Hoopa after allegedly firing off shots during a domestic argument with his girlfriend.

Authorities arrested 19-year-old Travis Watson. The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Department says they were called Friday at 8 a.m. to a home on Pine Creek Road. The mother of the girlfriend said her daughter got in a fight with Watson and asked him to leave. When he...

Laytonville - Calfire officials have ordered evacuations for the Lodge Lightning Complex Fire near Laytonville.

Authorities issued the evacuation order for the eastern border of the over 54-hundred acre fire. The order signifies immanent threat to life and property and people are advised to leave immediately.

This order affects the area of Elk Creek east of Brush Mountain. The...