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EUREKA- The Humboldt County General Fund's financial outlook is slightly better than that of last year. But despite the good news, the county is forecast to continue operating in a deficit for the next year..

At Tuesday's meeting the board of supervisors will review a five year financial forecast report, looking ahead at the county's predicted financial condition. Although Humboldt...

EUREKA- The origin of a fire that completely destroyed a residence in Eureka Saturday morning is confirmed as arson.

Just after 11 a.m. Humboldt Bay Fire responded to reports of heavy flames coming from a two story home on the 800 block of Summer Street. Crews were able to control the fire in 30 minutes, but the structure was a complete loss. No one was inside the residence at the time...

EUREKA- The origin of a fire that completely destroyed a residence in Eureka Saturday morning is confirmed as arson.

Just after 11 a.m. Humboldt Bay Fire responded to reports of heavy flames coming from a two story home on the 800 block of Summer Street. Crews were able to control the fire in 30 minutes, but the structure was a complete loss. No one was inside the residence at the time...

SOUTHERN HUMBOLDT- A woman visiting Humboldt was killed while kayaking on the Eel River.

According to the Sheriff's Office, 24 year old Samantha Dweck of Carlisle, Massachusetts drowned yesterday after getting trapped under the McCann Bridge.

Dweck was visiting with a running club. The group of 24 people were traveling down the river in kayaks and canoes. Dweck and a male...

Eureka - If you are driving through Eureka beginning Monday, you’ll notice some controlled traffic on 6th Street.

The City of Eureka will begin installing countdown pedestrian signals at all lighted intersections all over town. Sixth Street at E, H & I Streets will be the first to get the upgrades. Construction will take place between 7:30 am and 5:30 pm. weather...

NORTH COAST - Be prepared to slow down on 6thStreet at E, H and I  beginning tomorrow as the City of Eureka begins construction on "countdown pedestrian signals."  Klamath National Forest will hold several open houses to gather input for their Westside Fire Recovery Project.  Awkward family photos are on display and you’ll want to get in on the fun at the Morris Graves...

NORTH COAST- A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle in Eureka.  Also in Eureka, a structure fire destroyed a residential building.  A group of HSU students continued their sit-in at the Native American Forum on the HSU campus.  Caltrans is asking for your help choosing an alternative route to the Last Chance Grade in Del Norte County.   Community members worked to improve the health...

EUREKA - A wanted parolee was arrested after leading law enforcement on a high speed chase through Henderson Center in Eureka.

Taken into custody was 36-year old Julian Shaffer.Just after 12:30 Friday afternoon, an officer with EPD noticed a parked Chevrolet Camaro with a suspicious male inside. When the officer approached, the suspect started his vehicle and fled east on Harris. A...

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