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ARCATA- Local cheese makers Cypress Grove Chevre are receiving national attention again.

Mike Rowe's new show Somebody's Gotta Do It on CNN will feature the local company and their product. The episode, Goat Cheese Queen will look at Cypress Grove's founder and their 30 year history making goat cheese.

The local company is no stranger to national attention. They have been...

CRESCENT CITY - The police department held two interviews Tuesday morning for a perspective new Chief of Police. The department has been looking to fill the position since Chief Douglas Plack retired. The candidates interviewed are not being named just yet, but the department hopes to announce a new chief by January. Currently, the position is held by an interim chief, Floyd Stokes.

CRESCENT CITY - The lawsuit between Sutter Coast Hospital and the benefactor of the land the hospital sits on continued Tuesday. The two party’s met for a case management conference. The widow of the donor of the hospital property is suing the hospital for breach of contract and charitable trust violation. Beverly Hussey, the widow, claims the hospital is violating the original intention of...

MCKINLEYVILLE - Officers stood ready at all the main roads leading into Azalea State Reserve in McKinleyville Monday night after shots were fired by a Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputy.

“We’re not sure exactly the course of events. My understanding at this point is that there is some interaction where the deputy felt that his life was threatened, probably by the movement of the vehicle,...

EUREKA- The Humboldt Bay Municipal Water District is looking for ways to use 75 million gallons of water per day, before they lose it.

The district’s water rights will expire in 2029. At that time, if their water allowance isn’t regularly consumed a portion will be up for bid across the state. In a presentation to the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, the district said if they lose the...

EUREKA- Humboldt County’s main initiatives are set for the new year. On Tuesday, the Board of Supervisors officially adopted their state and federal legislative platforms.

Among those platforms is a proposal for state funding to address the negative impacts of Proposition 47. County-hired lobbyists will work next year to secure flexible funding to provide more treatment options for...

FORTUNA- The City of Fortuna is now under new direction, the city council voted last night to make Sue Long the next mayor. Long took over the mayor’s seat after a unanimous vote. She has been a council member for four years and was re-elected in November to serve four more. Mayor Long says she is excited about next year, but there’s a lot to do, with $43 million worth of projects in the works...

EUREKA - A male  Eureka High School student was allegedly shot with a BB gun Tuesday afternoon.

Eureka Police report just before  2 pm , they received a call from the high school that a student had reported being shot  in the chest on the 1600 block of L Street about  thirty minutes prior.

The student went to the hospital as a precaution but there was no life threatening injury....

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