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EUREKA - Five Manila homicide suspects appeared in court today to determine whether or not they would all be tried in the same case.

Investigators say Tyson Claros stopped on the side of highway 2-55 early in the morning on December 12th. The 5 defendants allegedly stopped behind Claros and began assaulting him.

Police say Brandon Mitchell then shot the 20-year-old...

Post date: Wed, 02/15/2017 - 17:14

HUMBOLDT COUNTY - The January 3rd through 12th storms caused such a disaster throughout the state and local governments that California has stated that we don't have the resources to deal with all the damage.

This has caused the state to request emergency funding from the federal government in the form of a federal disaster declaration.

The Federal Emergency Management Agency,...

Post date: Wed, 02/15/2017 - 17:11

EUREKA - The Eureka Rescue Mission is breaking records in the number of people they've been sheltering these past few weeks.

Since the donation of 27 bunk beds and 54 mattresses last month the Rescue Mission has been averaging about 130 men, women and children each night, and that number has reached as high as 160 people.

Executive Director, Bryan Hall, says that this spike is in...

Post date: Wed, 02/15/2017 - 17:08

EUREKA - St. Joseph Health is now the proud owner of two new Cuddle Cots, a cooling device for still born babies, after the family who raised funds to get one for Mad River Hospital led the charge to bring more into the county.

We first met Rose Becker back in the summer when Mad River Hospital first got their cot. The mother of a stillborn herself, Rose became motivated to help other...

Post date: Wed, 02/15/2017 - 15:40

EUREKA - The Humboldt County District Attorney’s Office has a new Deputy District Attorney.

His name is Tobias Hasler and he will be working on general misdemeanor cases.

He went to UC Santa Cruz as well as Tulane University Law School, and has experience in the Santa Barbara District Attorney’s Office and Santa Barbara Superior Court.

This puts the District Attorney’s...

Post date: Wed, 02/15/2017 - 15:34

EUREKA - The Department of Health and Human Services will move forward with a plan to help provide low income and senior housing after being approved for the funding at the Board of Supervisors meeting Tuesday.

The supervisors approved the $100,000 in funding DHHS requested.

This is in support of the Eureka Lodge project and will allow DHHS to help the City of Eureka subsidize 15...

Post date: Wed, 02/15/2017 - 15:28

ARCATA - Members of the Armack Orchestra and the Madrigal Choir combined for their annual Valentunes musical valentines today, and for the past few days actually.

They say they played Saturday, Monday, and today all for Valentine’s Day.

And it’s nothing to sneeze at – the members practice for about two hours every day in the month leading up to the event.

The group has...

Post date: Tue, 02/14/2017 - 19:20

EUREKA - DHHS's Public Health branch wants to remind parents that it is important for pre-teens to be properly vaccinated, as part of Pre-teen Vaccine Week.

The week runs statewide and encourages parents to renew their children's vaccinations, and also get vaccinated against things like Meningitis, the Flu, and HPV.

It also important to make sure they up to date on their shots...

Post date: Tue, 02/14/2017 - 19:16