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ORICK - A domestic quarrel moves the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Department to arrest a couple after an alleged arson fire from last Thursday in Orick.

38-year old Erin Jones-Martin and William Basteyns were taken into custody.

Law enforcement says, the 38-year old victim said Jones-Martin attempted to set her trailer on fire. After questioning, it was learned Jones-Martin thought...

Post date: Mon, 05/02/2016 - 20:34

NORTH COAST - The season was almost lost for some Arcata little leaguers when a bag full of one team’s equipment was stolen over the weekend. But community members are stepping up to make sure they can still take the field.

The bag was stolen from the back of a vehicle Saturday night on Ariel way in Arcata. It contained thousands of dollars worth of bats, shin guards, catcher’s masks...

Post date: Mon, 05/02/2016 - 18:48

NORTH COAST - Fire engulfed a building in Loleta when a burn pile got out of hand. Now, fire officials are offering a few tips to keep you and your property safe.

On Saturday on Hookton Road wind carried an ember from a burn pile into an outbuilding. Loleta Volunteer Fire Department knocked down the blaze, but the structure was a complete loss.

Keep these things in mind when...

Post date: Mon, 05/02/2016 - 18:45

EUREKA - The day has come, people illegally camping in the Palco Marsh had to say goodbye to the place they called home. For decades homeless have lived at the Palco Marsh by the Bayshore Mall in Eureka. But on March 18 Eureka officials set May 2 as the day homeless would no longer be allowed to camp in the area. Eureka city council and staff agreed on the strict vacate date since trail...

Post date: Mon, 05/02/2016 - 18:31

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Over a hundred homes went eleven hours without electricity, as PG&E crews fixed a broken power pole.

Around 1 p.m Sunday afternoon, crews responded to the 2100 block of Glendale Drive in McKinleyville. 1800 people temporarily had no electricity, including residents in Bluelake and Arcata. Most of the power was restored under 10 minutes, but over 100 people didn't...

Post date: Mon, 05/02/2016 - 17:36

EUREKA-The two tall ships that were in Eureka departed Monday morning. However their next stop, which was crescent city, had to be canceled.

The Hawaiian Chieftain and Lady Washington arrived at Bonnie Gool Dock on April 21st for their annual tour. They also provide educational programs for local students. Their next stop to Crescent City was canceled due to the weather. The ships will...

Post date: Mon, 05/02/2016 - 17:34

MCKINLEYVILL-A man was arrested in McKinleyville for indecent exposure.

At 3:30 Saturday afternoon, Humboldt County Sheriff's deputies responded to the 20-hundred block of McKinleyville Avenue. 36-year-old Seth John Garrington was reportedly not wearing pants and fondling his private area. According to deputies, Garrington smelled like alcohol and was on probation. He was arrested for...

Post date: Mon, 05/02/2016 - 17:33

EUREKA-The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect who stole a safe from Ramone's Bakery and Cafe in Eureka.

Around 1:30 Sunday morning, deputies responded to the bakery on Harrison Avenue. Surveillance video showed a man in a dark hoodie removing the patio lights then breaking and entering through the patio door. He had a small dark colored dog with him and stole...

Post date: Mon, 05/02/2016 - 17:32