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NORTH COAST - With warmer weather already beginning to hit the North Coast, the West Nile Virus Surveillance Hotline will be activated Wednesday.

The Department of Health and Human Services is urging the public to keep tabs on any reported dead birds and tree squirrels. Last year California had a record number of West Nile cases. Already in 2015, the virus has been confirmed in five...

FORTUNA – A bicyclist sustained injuries after an accident in Fortuna. The incident took place this afternoon near Rohnerville and Drake Hill Roads

Authorities say a local resident was driving a Chevy pickup east bound on Rohnerville Road and looking in his mirror when he struck a male bicyclist traveling the same direction.

The victim was transported to Redwood Memorial Hospital...

DEL NORTE - Del Norte County is planning the future for it’s pedestrians and bicyclists, but needs your help with an online survey.

If you walk or bicycle in Crescent City or Smith River, the Del Norte Local Transportation Commission is asking for feedback to understand what areas should be priorities. Questions vary from where bike paths should connect, what streets need new paths and...

MCKINLEYVILLE- An additional daily flight has been added at Arcata-Eureka Airport and officials say the addition is because of the success of the recently implemented CRJ planes.

Passengers at ACV remember their experiences flying on the Brasilia planes.

"They were definitely noisier.  They had less smooth landings,” said Vicki Barnes, who flies to the North Coast from Orange m...

EUREKA- It's something we think of happening overseas not in our backyards. But in reality, one in six runaway juveniles fall victim to sex trafficking within the United States.

Described as modern day slavery, activists say it's a problem in Humboldt County where drugs and homelessness create a breeding ground for trafficking. On Tuesday the Board of Supervisors heard a presentation on...

EUREKA- The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors gave the nod of approval Tuesday to the North Coast Emergency Medical Services, as they begin the process of regulating ambulance services in Humboldt County.

The supervisors voted to authorize North Coast EMS to develop and implement exclusive operating areas for county ambulance services. The group said Tuesday that they will pursue a...

EUREKA- Eureka city staff and consultants have narrowed down their list of possible projects to beautify the City’s South Entry on Highway 101. 

The City and Green Dot Transportation Solutions recently held a community meeting, where they presented three alternatives to make the South Entry safer for motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists, as well as more beautiful. Using the community...

EUREKA - The Boys & Girls Club of the Redwoods is thanking its volunteers in honor of National Volunteer Week. 

There are more than 1,000 non-profit organizations in Humboldt County and like most of them, the Boys & Girls Club relies on volunteers. The club has more than 120 people who donate their time and do everything from mentoring to tutoring the kids.

The Executive...