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FORTUNA - Dementia is growing at pandemic levels, and the Humboldt County Dementia Care Coalition held a conference Thursday to discuss the latest in research and treatments. 

“The Changing Face of Dementia: Innovations in Care” focuses on breaking down the stigma of the disease through education.

It hopes to start conversations about care early on, so people can get help at a...

FORTUNA- In Fortuna, native Spanish speakers are joining together in the first ever Latino community meeting.

At the meeting local members of the Latino community will talk about the challenges they face everyday and discuss ways to organize politically. Latinos are the largest minority in Humboldt County, growing 16 percent in the past 20 years.

With hopes to bring out hundreds...

ARCATA- It’s a program that was started at HSU in the early 2000’s but it’s a process that has been in action for thousands of years. And to the untrained eye, it might look like garbage. But for HSU’s earth tub. It’s full of ingredients for something much greater.

“It's an in vessel composter,” said MORGAN KING, HSU’s Sustainability And Waste Coordinator. “It's three cubic yards in...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Wednesday’s rainstorm brought a record 2.59 inches of rain to Eureka, with some areas in the region reaching up to three inches by nightfall.

With the fall storm came aid for the Eel River, where sections of the river have become disconnected in the past month because of the statewide drought.

According to the Friends of the Eel River, the low flow levels have...

CRESCENT CITY - Sutter Coast Hospital is working with the state to change its hospital status and it’s causing some tension in the community. The hospital is currently an acute care hospital offering 49 beds but it is looking to downsize to a critical access hospital offering 25 beds.

For Sutter Coast, changing its status to critical access is a wise investment. The change would...

EUREKA- The Eureka Police Department unveiled its “Eureka’s Most Wanted” poster on the EPD Facebook page back in February and officials say it’s been a success so far. 

On Tuesday, a member of “Eureka’s Most Wanted” was arrested following a traffic stop near the 1100 block of G Street. Twenty-seven-year-old Eureka resident Sarah Lott was booked on felony warrants for burglary and...

EUREKA- Some of Hollywood’s top location scouts, who have worked on projects including The Aviator and House, were on the North Coast getting an up close look at what the region has to offer.

For the past nine months, the Humboldt Del Norte Film Commission has been working to raise money for the FAM tours, which stands for familiarity tours. Thanks to community and...

TRINITY COUNTY- The recent rain fall has helped contain the Happy Camp Complex fire in Trinity County that has been burning since mid August.

According to officials, rain fell over the entire fire area Wednesday, with some areas receiving up to two inches of rain fall.

Thursday, fire crews looked for trees and debris that could have fallen over the containment line in the storm....

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