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BENBOW- The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office is searching for suspects who stole $9,000 in Southern Humboldt.

It happened 12:30 Thursday morning, at the Benbow KOA campground.  The 32-year-old female victim said she met the first suspect because he was interested in the car she was selling. However, he showed up with two others; all three were armed with guns and demanded cash. They...

Post date: Mon, 04/25/2016 - 17:26

EUREKA-The pedestrian who was struck and killed by a vehicle on southbound 101 near Herrick Avenue has been identified.

 

According to the Humboldt County Coroner’s Office, the male victim was 27 year-old Latham Paul Daggett Greensfelder of Petrolia. 

 

The crash happened on the night of April 16. Emergency personnel responded to the scene where Greensfelder was...

Post date: Mon, 04/25/2016 - 16:33

EUREKA- As the Boys & Girls Club of America works to create a healthier generation, our local club took part in a National Fitness Competition.

Many of the 4,400 clubs across the nation are now taking part following a successful pilot program last year. In Eureka, 50 kids, ages five to 11 ran relay races, hoola hooped, and did sit ups as part of the competition Monday afternoon....

Post date: Mon, 04/25/2016 - 15:42

CRESCENT CITY-A Great Grey Owl was spotted in Crescent City- a big deal since the animal hasn't been spotted since 1982. 

Crescent Elk School decided to do their "sky art project" on the owl. It included making art projects and putting together a fun video to get the students hyped up on the project. They also did research on the habitat and environment and learned of rising carbon-...

Post date: Mon, 04/25/2016 - 14:29

BIG LAGOON-Two people sustained major injuries in a suspected DUI crash in Northern Humboldt. 

 

It happened around 10:45 p.m Sunday on highway 101 near Big Lagoon. John Connelly of New Jersey was driving northbound and he went in the other lane and collided head-on with a Ford Fiesta driven by James Simmons of Arcata.

 

According to the CHP, both were taken to Mad...

Post date: Mon, 04/25/2016 - 13:20

NORTH COAST- Big changes could soon be coming to St. Joseph Health System.

During a public meeting Monday morning the Attorney General’s office addressed the potential merger of St. Joseph Health System and Providence Health & Services. The meeting is a part of a series of hearings held across the state this month. Attorney General Consultants, Medical Development Specialists have...

Post date: Mon, 04/25/2016 - 13:19

Homeless individuals could start moving into temporary housing camp next Sunday. Fire rips through mobile home in Hydesville. Local bikers stand up against child abuse. Humboldt County's first car seat recycling program was a big success. Hundreds of people showed up to the final night of the Humboldt Film Festival. Redwood Acres hosts its 2nd Annual Home Show. Sequoia Park Zoo celebrates...

Post date: Sun, 04/24/2016 - 16:44

Commercial crab fishermen express hope for the season to open. Dozens of firefighters take part in Arcata Fire District's live fire training in McKinleyville. Two-day Medicinal Cannabis Conference underway at Arcata Community Center. Earth Day paddle and cleanup draws community members to Indian Island. Humboldt Orchid Society hosts its annual Orchid Show. More than 19 schools participate in...

Post date: Sat, 04/23/2016 - 16:57