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HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Officials are working together to help those affected by the weather.

The Humboldt County Office of Emergency Services provides recovery support, response, and planning for those affected by disasters. 

They say they are waiting for the flood water to recede and they will be doing a damage assessment the rest of the week. The OES is part of the Sheriff's Office...

Post date: Wed, 01/11/2017 - 15:05

HAYFORK- A Hayfork woman was arrested for alleged murder.

Around 11 p.m. Tuesday night, Trinity County Sheriff's Office responded to a residence on Felch Street. They found a dead man with a gunshot wound. 45 year old Betsy James admitted to shooting the man. She was booked to the Trinity County Jail.

The victims identity has not been released. 

Post date: Wed, 01/11/2017 - 10:40

EUREKA - A lengthy investigation lands a suspect in jail for several counts of child pornography.

37-year old Matthew Steele was arrested Tuesday. His incarceration is due to an investigation by the sheriff’s office that began last June. Several search warrants were obtained which led to the arrest.

Steele has been charged with possession and distribution of child pornography....

Post date: Wed, 01/11/2017 - 00:08

EUREKA - A suspect is on the loose after allegedly robbing a neighborhood store in Eureka.

Around 7:30 Tuesday night, Eureka Police were called to C & V Market at the 1600 block of F Street for a reported armed robbery. A suspect brandished a semi-automatic handgun and escaped with an unknown amount of cash. He left on foot heading North on E Street.

Police arrived on scene...

Post date: Wed, 01/11/2017 - 00:01

DEL NORTE COUNTY - A Crescent City man will have to answer for multiple charges of sexual assault on a child.

In a preliminary hearing Tuesday morning, 32-year old Jason Moodie was charged with assault and oral copulation of a child under ten years of age.

The charges stem from an alleged incident that occurred in 2013 involving a three and a half year old victim.

Moodie...

Post date: Tue, 01/10/2017 - 23:49

CRESCENT CITY - A Del Norte County man is behind bars after allegedly abusing an elderly victim and burglarizing his home.

31-year old Christopher Gregory was charged with first degree residential burglary with special allegations. Law enforcement said the charges stem from an unprovoked attack on an elderly man in his home January 8. The attack left the victim beaten and injured. When...

Post date: Tue, 01/10/2017 - 23:40

FERNDALE – Wednesday, January 11th, all school has been canceled at Ferndale middle and high school, and the Ferndale Children Center will also be closed, due to the rising water levels in the eel river.

Along with that, the school board meeting and the basketball game will have to be rescheduled.

The National Weather Service predicts the Eel River will...

Post date: Tue, 01/10/2017 - 17:39

EUREKA - A head on collision left one woman hospitalized Tuesday afternoon in Eureka.

A little after 2 P.M. emergency personnel responded to a 2 vehicle collision at the intersection of Broadway and Washington Street. An officer said the driver did not stop at the red light entering Broadway, crashing into a Ford Ranger.

The woman of the truck sustained minor injuries due to the...

Post date: Tue, 01/10/2017 - 17:21