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FORTUNA- Changes to Fortuna’s Wastewater Treatment Site are saving the city money and millions of gallons in water.

The city previously used potable water for disinfecting and maintaining wastewater equipment. However, in an effort to be proactive about water conservation, the treatment facility recently switched to using recycled water. City officials say the switch is saving the city...

EUREKA- Humboldt Bay may see more development in the near future.

A committee dedicated to identifying development opportunities on the waterfront passed a resolution last night to begin drafting plans for marketing and job creation.

Representatives from the Board of Supervisors, the cities of Eureka and Arcata, the Humboldt Bay Harbor District as well as the Wiyot Tribe began...

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-...

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