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EUREKA- The Eureka Police Department is planning for their next five years, but want your help.

They're inviting the community to attend their strategic planning workshop, and seeking public input.

The workshop is the final step in their strategic planning process.  The previous steps included an internal assessment by EPD employees, and an online community survey. You can share...

Post date: Wed, 06/22/2016 - 12:24

EUREKA- The Humboldt County District Attorney’s Office is still awaiting a CHP report to determine if charges will be filed against a Eureka woman arrested for vehicle manslaughter.

Last Thursday, 21-year-old Adrian Pollack was driving her Dodge pickup on 299 near Willow Creek. She lost control and drove off the road, causing the vehicle to overturn. 48-year-old Hugh William Grant III...

Post date: Wed, 06/22/2016 - 12:23

EUREKA- A Eureka man was arrested after stealing from an electronics store.

Around 3:40 a.m Wednesday, EPD responded to the 1100 block of Myrtle Avenue.  A witness saw two people break the front glass door, causing the alarm to go off, then leaving with stolen items. After the witness gave officers a description of the suspects, they located 27-year-old Cody Collins of Eureka at Cooper...

Post date: Wed, 06/22/2016 - 09:25

EUREKA - Yoga is a 5,000-year-old physical, mental and spiritual practice originating in India but now it’s practiced all over the world.  

On December 11, 2014, the United Nations General Assembly declared June 21st as the International Day of Yoga. 175 nations, including USA, Canada and China co-sponsored the resolution, which was the highest number ever of co-sponsors for any UNGA...

Post date: Tue, 06/21/2016 - 20:04

NORTH COAST - We haven’t talked about it much here on the North Coast but according to the World Health Organization nearly four million people could be infected with the Zika virus by the end of this year; with the epicenter being Puerto Rico. The territory is in major debt and on the verge of an economic collapse. Local 2nd District Congressman Jared Huffman says the two issues go...

Post date: Tue, 06/21/2016 - 20:01

HUMBOLDT - The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors weighed-in on a proposed excise tax measure for commercial cannabis cultivation Tuesday. The supervisors think the rates are too high.

At the supervisors meeting they decided to still consider placing the excise tax on the November 8 election ballot, but with adjustments. Staff proposed a cultivation tax ordinance be $1 to $12 per...

Post date: Tue, 06/21/2016 - 19:50

FAIRHAVEN- Deputies are searching for four suspects responsible for a home invasion in Fairhaven.

At 4:30 am Saturday, HCSO responded to the 2500 block of Park Street. The victims were a 90-year-old man and 86-year-old woman. Four men entered their room pointing a gun- the suspects broke their safe and stole items that include antique jewelry, collector coins, prescription medications,...

Post date: Tue, 06/21/2016 - 17:36

EEL RIVER-  PG&E is encouraging extra caution as they increase water flows on the Eel River. 

The reason is to conduct maintenance testing at the Potter Valley Powerhouse. The water flows will go up to 40-cubic feet per second. This will also include the Cap Horn Dam area and the Scott Dam area. They say the portion of the river is not appropriate for tubing, and is only appropriate...

Post date: Tue, 06/21/2016 - 17:33