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EUREKA - Some Eureka High School students are feeling more normal Friday after being hospitalized from drug induced nausea and vomiting on Thursday due ingesting Hawaiian baby woodrose seeds.

It started with one young girl: a Eureka High Student with a pre-existing medical condition found vomiting at school, was then transported to the hospital. 

"Our concern is one: that there...

Post date: Fri, 09/23/2016 - 15:44

KLAMATH - A cultural fire training is scheduled for Friday in partnership with the Yurok Tribe, the Nature Conservancy and Terra Fuego Resource Foundation.

The Yurok Training Exchange or TREX is a hands-on course designed to teach local residents with varying degrees of firefighting experience how to execute a successful culturally controlled burn in a forest.

Participants will...

Post date: Fri, 09/23/2016 - 00:09

EUREKA  - Flags were at half-staff Thursday at Humboldt Bay Fire in honor of a Ventura firefighter who was killed in the line of duty.

38-year old Fire Engineer, Ryan Osler died from injuries sustained in a fire apparatus crash while en route to the Canyon Fire near Lompoc. Osler was a passenger in the vehicle. He was an 18-year veteran of the fire service and is survived by his wife...

Post date: Fri, 09/23/2016 - 00:01

EUREKA - In an exclusive interview with News Channel 3, the owner of the Budget Motel spoke about the impending eviction and his take on the situation.

David Kushwaha said, “People are happy here and 99% of the people living here they’re crying and they honestly want to live here. They’re not druggies, they’re not hookers. They are paid once a month. They want to live their life. That’s...

Post date: Thu, 09/22/2016 - 23:45

CRESCENT CITY - A Del Norte woman is found dead with her vehicle missing along with other items from her home and authorities suspect homicide.

This past Monday, Del Norte County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to the 400-block of Meridian Drive in Crescent City. 60-year old Deborah Dillman was found deceased. The manner in which Fillman died and the missing property suggested foul play...

Post date: Thu, 09/22/2016 - 18:31

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- After decades with Humboldt County, the Sheriff's Office will be losing their Emergency Communications Supervisor.

Cheri Williams is retiring after working for the county for 30 years. She first started off as an emergency dispatcher in 1986. Williams worked her way up. She handled dangerous calls for service in a stressful atmosphere, but was able to competently carry...

Post date: Thu, 09/22/2016 - 18:30
EUREKA – The U.S. Forest Service, Six Rivers National Forest lifts its fire restrictions. The National Forest Supervisor, Merv George announced that fire restrictions will be lifted Friday. Forest visitors and guest will have the opportunity to, once again, have open campfires on the campgrounds provided. 
People who do plan to have open campfires must obtain a...
Post date: Thu, 09/22/2016 - 18:30

FORTUNA- Heavy black smoke was seen coming from a residence on Thursday. 

Close to noon, the Fortuna Volunteer FD officials responded to the 900 block of 14th Street. A home in a residential neighborhood was on fire. It is unknown if anyone was inside, or if there was any injuries. No additional information was released.

Post date: Thu, 09/22/2016 - 18:26