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HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Flooding and slides were seen on roads all across the North Coast from the storm.

Caltrans responded Monday morning to a rock slide on Highway 299,10 miles east of Blue Lake. One-way controlled traffic is in affect until they clear it around noon. Flooding was also spotted near Zane Middle School on West Avenue.

During these weather conditions, the California...

Post date: Mon, 10/17/2016 - 11:21

Heavy rains bring flooding to parts of the county. HSU wins 'Outdoorsiest Community.' Arcata City Council will look at a number of ordinances and upcoming events at their meeting Wednesday. LatinoNet holds their annual Festejando Nuestra Salud or Celebrating Our Health health fair for Spanish speakers. The Humboldt Bay Wildlife Refuge Celebrates National Wildlife Refuge Week.

Post date: Sun, 10/16/2016 - 19:27

Strong wind gusts and heavy rains bring down power lines and make for hazardous traffic conditions across the county. Authorities in Africa are searching for a McKinleyville man who was kidnapped by gunmen from his house in Niger. Tom Steyer campaigns for Hillary Clinton in Arcata, and Humboldt Republicans comment on the state of the election. The Clarke Museum holds an Archeology and Cultural...

Post date: Sat, 10/15/2016 - 18:01

DEL NORTE COUNTY - A Crescent City man sustains major injuries after an alleged DUI crash in Del Norte County.

Around 9 Thursday night, CHP says 30-year old Brandon Bertolini was driving a 1993 Toyota on Lake Earl Drive near the Pelican Bay Prison in heavy rain. His vehicle drifted off the side of the road and struck a traffic signal pole...knocking it down.

During the course of...

Post date: Fri, 10/14/2016 - 22:02

EUREKA- PG&E was out and about today, preparing for the second storm. 

In an effort to reduce potential electric outages, they sent tree crews around Eureka to clear any vegetation or branches that were close to power lines. They say the drought has created a record tree mortality rate in the state. In case of a power outage, they encourage people to have battery-operated...

Post date: Fri, 10/14/2016 - 17:47

REDWAY-Thanks to surveillance cameras, Humboldt County Sheriff's Deputies were able to catch a Redway burglar. 

Just before 10 a.m. Monday, deputies responded to the 3000 block of Redwood Drive. A store employee said thousands of dollars worth of merchandise was stolen.Deputies looked at the store's camera footage and were able to identify the suspect, 30-year-old Levi McDonald.  At 3 p...

Post date: Fri, 10/14/2016 - 17:35

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA- It's not over yet, there's still a wet weekend ahead. Last night's storm caused trees and tons of debris to fall across roads.

Caltrans officials had some reports of trees down in Del Norte County. Brookings also saw downed vegetation.  As for mudslides, there have been no reports yet, but Caltrans is on standby.

Because of the high winds and rain conditions...

Post date: Fri, 10/14/2016 - 17:27

California Coalition for Youth held a conference at the Humboldt Aquatic Center on Friday, to start a conversation on ending youth homelessness. CCY officials and stake holders also had the opportunity to hear from Senator McGuire about the initiatives for change and to ask questions or voice concerns, some of which are under funding from the government to support youth and to thoroughly...

Post date: Fri, 10/14/2016 - 17:16