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Eureka Police arrest a man in connection with a string of robberies. The campaign to "Drive sober or get pulled over" begins with more DUI checkpoints. Bridgeville holds their 20th annual Bridgefest. The Yurok Tribe holds their first salmon festival without salmon in Klamath.  There are new winners this year at the Rising Stars gymnastics competition in Fortuna.

Post date: Sat, 08/20/2016 - 18:20

NORTH COAST - An issue that has been long standing on the North Coast has had some significant change. Caltrans has come to an agreement with Outfront Media to remove 10-billboards between Eureka and Arcata.

The negotiations were initiated as part of the development and eventual permitting of the Eureka-Arcata Corridor Improvement Project. That project will improve safety and reduce...

Post date: Fri, 08/19/2016 - 19:45

KLAMATH - Routine fish disease monitoring conducted by Yurok tribe crews have found salmon in the Klamath River are infected with Ich disease, the same pathogen that caused the massive fish kill in 2002. Last year Ich was detected but in low amounts. This year there is more cause for concern.

Recently, a small number of adult salmon migrated up river ahead of the main run of fish. With...

Post date: Fri, 08/19/2016 - 19:32

EUREKA - After a string of bank robberies over the last couple of weeks, law enforcement has identified a person of interest.

Eureka Police are searching for 31-year old Hoopa resident, Harwood McCovey. In addition, McCovey has an active arrest warrant for a robbery in Shasta County.

The suspect is described as an Indian male adult, 6’1” tall, 190-pounds with brown hair and brown...

Post date: Fri, 08/19/2016 - 19:26
EUREKA - Eureka Faith Center Pastor Heidi Messner is the lone candidate in the Eureka Ward Two Council Race.
 
Matthew Owen and Chet Albin withdrew their nominations, and will not appear on the ballot. Messner’s grandmother was the Mayor in the East Bay for many years, and learned early that she wanted to help out in the community. She has a background in...
Post date: Fri, 08/19/2016 - 18:04
ARCATA - Humboldt State University gives new incoming students a chance to share in the green. Students gathered to learn the importance of recycling and reusing materials. 
 
Today is the last day of orientation and before classes begin Humboldt State University takes students on a journey to embrace the importance of keeping up with the environment and the...
Post date: Fri, 08/19/2016 - 18:02

KLAMATH- Although it's called the Klamath Salmon Festival, there won't be any salmon served. But, the event will still go on and feature plenty festivities. 

The festival takes place on Saturday, and is put on by the Yurok Tribe. The reason for the record low fish shortage was due to poor management practices; a lot of Chinook and Coho salmon died from a deadly parasite as well. The...

Post date: Fri, 08/19/2016 - 17:37

CUTTEN - Cutten officially has a new playground at Redwood Fields, after the ribbon cutting ceremony Friday afternoon.

The new structure has slides, monkey bars, and there's even a massive netting structure for some of the more intrepid climbers. 

"I thought that was important when we built Redwood Fields and the soccer and football fields, and the baseball fields, it was...

Post date: Fri, 08/19/2016 - 15:56