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FORTUNA- Two tourists out of Lake Port, Calif. have been sentenced to spend a full all-expense paid weekend at the Fortuna Rodeo. The Fortuna Chamber of Commerce kidnapped the two Friday, bringing them to stand trial in front of the town.

John and Anna Mix have been ordered to accept a free local hotel stay and access to all the events at the rodeo this weekend.

"I think it's...

EUREKA- Eureka Police are investigating a burglary at an old town jewelry store early Friday morning. The suspects reportedly broke the window, stole items in the display case and fled in a red sedan.

The burglary occurred at 10 Window Williams Jewelers on 3rd street. According to Eureka Police Public Information Officer, Brittany Kesterson, said an alarm call came from a glass brake at...

TRINIDAD- A new initiative by the Humboldt County Office of Education is designed to get children outside and learning about the outdoors. 

On the Trinidad Head Redwood Edventures Quest, explorers walk the approximately 1.5 mile trail and look for clues along the way with their quest brochures.

"When they get to the place that they need to be looking at something, observing...

EUREKA- The North Coast Veterans Resource Center has secured additional funding and is looking to serve more veterans.

Earlier this month, the Supported Services for Veteran Families funding was renewed for the veterans center, which officials expect will amount to more than $500,000. The center currently serves more than 400 veterans with this federal funding, but will now be able to...

UPDATE: The California Highway Patrol has identified the fatal crash victim has 80 year old George Bradshaw of Harbor, Oregon. 
As of 2:20 p.m. Friday afternoon, Highway 101 is now open to one-way controlled traffic. The accident was a head-on collision between a motor home and pick-up truck. One person has been confirmed dead, another was transported...
From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:
On 07-9-2014, at approximately 10:50 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was contacted by a 33 year old Eureka woman, who reported her vehicle was broken into and her purse was stolen. The victim told the investigating deputy she had parked her 2008 Chevy Suburban on New Navy Base Road, at Samoa Beach, on 7-8-...
Humboldt Health Alert Press Release: 
Blue-green algae, also known as cyanobacteria, are simple plants found naturally in water and wet environments. Blue-green algae prefer warm stagnant nutrient rich water and are found most often in ponds, lakes, and slow moving rivers.  Some species of blue-green algae produce toxins, so skin contact and ingestion can be...

Emergency personnel responded to a reported stabbing just after one Friday morning. 

A witness told News Channel 3 a male victim was stabbed and was yelling for help near Winco Foods. 

The man was transported to the hospital for treatment. His condition is unknown. 

There's no word on a suspect or suspects. Anyone with information is asked to call the Eureka Police...