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ARCATA - We discussed in part one how the proposed medical marijuana innovation zone in Arcata could offer medical marijuana entrepreneurs the opportunity to develop and manufacture products. City officials also weighed in on community concerns. Now we’ll touch on local economic inefficiencies with medical marijuana products, testing, regulations, and a possible issue with a newly adopted area...

NATIONWIDE- Consumers who recently purchased Rotisserie Chicken Salad from Costco should throw it away immediately.
The product may be contaminated with E. Coli and may be linked to nineteen recent cases of food poisoning in seven states, one of those being California.

Consumers who purchased rotisserie chicken salad from any Costco store on or before November 20 are being...

ARCATA- Humboldt State University is taking a national pledge, committing to be part of the climate change solution.

The university pledged support for the White House American campuses act. It was launched on a day of action, November 19. Along with the act calling for sustainability on college campuses, it asks students to sign a "Defend Our Future" pledge in support.

As part...

NORTH COAST- If you're looking for something to do Thursday before the big meal, the North Coast has a lot to offer.

Turkey Trot

Registration: 7:30 A.M.

Start: 9 A.M.

Old Town, Eureka


16th Annual Morning Meander

10 A.M.

Arcata Marsh


Blessing Of The Fleet

10 A.M.

Trinidad Head Memorial Lighthouse


EUREKA- Ten months after Humboldt County's Coroner retired, sparking a consolidation of that position with the Sheriff's Office, the new Sheriff, Coroner and Public Administrator says so far the transition has been smooth.

Sheriff Mike Downey took over the role of coroner in February. Since then he's worked to streamline functionalities at the coroners office. As part of the transition...

NORTH COAST- According to the U.S. Fire Administration, the average number of house fires on Thanksgiving Day is more than double the average on other days; meaning that turkey or ham can come with some big costs if not careful. Local fire agencies say safety this thanksgiving starts with paying attention.

"No matter what you're cooking, don't leave it unattended," Humboldt Bay Fire...

EUREKA- A Humboldt County jury has found Michael Wayne Ayer, 25, guilty of receiving stolen property, being in possession of methamphetamine and heroin, along with displaying a false license plate.

Ayer was found in possession a jewelry cabinet and jewelry stolen from a home on pigeon point road in eureka on June 9. Just eight days prior, he was arrested on the drugs and traffic...

FORTUNA- Pretty soon you'll be able to plug in to the Friendly City. Two electric vehicle charging stations are currently under construction.

Work started last week on 11th Street across from City Hall. The stations have been in the planning process for over one year and are expected to be completed within the next week.

The location is one of nine across Humboldt County expected...