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EUREKA- That unfamiliar sound flooding the sky over coastal Mendocino, Humboldt, and Del NorteCounties was indeed a tsunami siren. But there was no need to panic it was only a test.

Wednesday, marked the 7th Annual Tsunami Test Drill. The drill was conducted in part by the National Weather Service office of Eureka, the California Office of Emergency Services and the California...

CRESCENT CITY - Crescent City’s Fire Protection District and Volunteer Fire Department are now becoming one. 

The two have worked closely for the past ten years and developed the idea to merge during an October strategic planning meeting. The two entities recently took a vote and are moving forward with the merge, under the title, Crescent City Fire and Rescue. Both agencies are working...

CRESCENT CITY - A long awaited Veterans Monument in Crescent City is now able to move forward after receiving a California Coastal Development Permit.

There are many ways to honor veterans, but determined community members of Del Norte County have wanted a Veterans Monument Point of Honor in Crescent City for almost a decade. 

"Everybody knows a veteran, and all the sacrifices...

CRESCENT CITY - Crescent City is the tsunami capital of continental America, with 38 tsunamis in the area since 1933. For that reason, the concept of a tsunami center on the north coast is getting some attention.

Crescent City Harbor Master, Charlie Helms presented the idea to the Del Norte County Board of Supervisors Tuesday morning. The center would be an evacuation site but would...

ORICK- After 17 hours, authorities suspended the search for 20 year-old Bobby Root of Michigan who went missing in the ocean near Orick Tuesday.

Root entered the water at the mouth of Redwood Creek to rescue his dog and was swept away. The Coast Guard, Humboldt County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue, The National Park Service and Orick Volunteer Fire all assisted in the search but were...

EUREKA- The man accused of killing one and injuring two others in a Hoopa shooting March 22 plead not guilty in court Wednesday.

53 year old Rodney Ortiz of Willow Creek was arraigned Wednesday afternoon on one count of murder and two counts of attempted murder. He also plead not guilty to five special allegations for using a firearm and causing great bodily injury, as well as...

EUREKA- The Humboldt Senior Resource Center is celebrating March for Meals.

It's part of the center's Meals on Wheels Program that home delivers meals daily to Humboldt County seniors 60 years and older. The entire month of March is a time of awareness for the program, with local elected officials and funders helping deliver meals to 160 seniors from McKinleyville to Fortuna, many of...

EUREKA- Eureka High School’s Annual Spring Blood Drive is now underway. Dozens of students and people in the community donated blood Wednesday.

The Northern California Community Blood Bank says there’s a great need for blood throughout the North Coast, to accommodate patients in Humboldt and Del Norte counties. Thirty to forty units of blood are needed each day. Organizers are expecting...