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EUREKA - A Zane Middle School bullying attack has been under investigation and Eureka Police Department has decided to forward the case to the District Attorney's office.

On Friday, a video was taken of a student assaulting another and has since been spread widely on the internet, garnering thousands of views.

We contacted Zane Middle School and they told us that punishments have...

Post date: Tue, 05/23/2017 - 18:18

The Humboldt Wildlife Care Center has taken in a record number of orphaned mallards this year.

Since January, they've rescued about two dozen young mallards - which is usually how many they get in an entire year.

Caretakers aren't completely sure of the reason why it's happening - but predict that the mothers are building nests near roads or in backyards and getting hit by cars...

Post date: Tue, 05/23/2017 - 18:15

Friendships are blooming at Redwood Prep Charter School in Fortuna due to the addition of a new “Buddy Bench”.

It's an invention that has been gaining popularity and popping up around the country due to recent media attention.

Quite simply, it's a bench that students can sit at to send a message to other students that they are looking for a friend to play with.

One student...

Post date: Tue, 05/23/2017 - 18:09

Humboldt Bay Fire, City Ambulance and Eureka Police Department responded to a three car crash at about 10AM Tuesday on Broadway.

The three cars were traveling southbound near Hawthorne.

Injuries were initially reported but fortunately all those involved were determined to be okay.

Alcohol has been ruled out as a factor.

Traffic was limited to the left lane until the...

Post date: Tue, 05/23/2017 - 18:07

A Pittsfield, Massachusetts man who fell to his death in Garberville has been identified.  

 

The body of 44-year-old Eric Christian Mineau, was located Saturday afternoon on a cliff near the Sprowel Creek and  Bear Canyon bridges.

 

No foul play is suspected and the injuries are consistent with a fall.

 

The Humboldt County Coroners office has...

Post date: Mon, 05/22/2017 - 23:30

EUREKA- A McKinleyville barber has donated over 90 gallons of blood.

 

Leroy Murrell began donating blood at the Northern California Community Blood Bank over 50 years ago when he was just a teenager.

 

With over 700 individual donations and 90 gallons in the bank, he isn’t looking at stopping anytime soon. Murrell is proud of his record and doesn’t think anyone...

Post date: Mon, 05/22/2017 - 22:33

MCKINLEYVILLE- A laser was seen flashing near the Arcata/Eureka Airport over the weekend.

Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the McKinleyville Airport Friday night after they were notified that a red laser was seen pointed in the air near the airport.

 

This makes it dangerous for pilots to see and could be life threatening. It's also against the law and a...

Post date: Mon, 05/22/2017 - 22:26

HUMBOLDT COUNTY - As we push closer to summer, the Department of Health and Human Services is warning of the upcoming tick season and protecting yourself and your animals.

Warmer weather brings out the tiny, spider-like bugs. They attach themselves onto the skin of people and animals and feed like mosquitos do on blood. While many ticks are not harmful, there are some that transmit Lyme...

Post date: Mon, 05/22/2017 - 21:06