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SISKIYOU/TRINITY COUNTIES - Areas of northern Humboldt are being affected this week by increased smoke levels due to several wildfires that continue to burn.

The main fires generating smoke right now are:

-          The Orleans Complex fire, at 5,819 acres and 35% containment in Siskiyou County

-          The Salmon August Complex, at 1,986 acres and 20% containment, also...

Post date: Wed, 08/16/2017 - 18:11

DEL NORTE - A man is taken to the hospital with major injuries following a two vehicle crash.

Crescent City CHP responded to the report of the crash just after 7PM Tuesday evening.

Motorcyclist Donnie Starkey was riding a Yamaha on Railroad near Fern when a collision occurred with a Chevy Cavalier.

It is unknown which direction the vehicles were headed or how the crash...

Post date: Wed, 08/16/2017 - 18:01

EUREKA - City of Eureka will spend more than half a million dollars to replace an aging water main.

Council approved the plan at its regular meeting Tuesday night. The water main under 4th street is a concrete asbestos pipe and has been slated for replacement for some time. It required major repair as recently as a few weeks ago. A new iron pipe will replace 900 feet of line. It will...

Post date: Wed, 08/16/2017 - 17:28

EUREKA - A man deemed incompetent to stand trial for murder has nowhere to go for treatment.
Humboldt County Sheriff's Office arrested Hector Godoy-Standley and for others for the murder of Tyson Claros. Investigators say the group lured the 20-year-old to Highway 255 near Manila the morning of December 12th where co-defendant Brandon Mitchell allegedly fired multiple shots at Claros,...

Post date: Wed, 08/16/2017 - 17:26

EUREKA - Eureka's first cannabis dispensary has cleared final regulatory hurdles.

Ecological Cannabis Organization or "ECO" was the only dispensary selected to operate in Eureka when the city passed its medicinal cannabis ordinance back in 2015.

More than two years and numerous public hearings later, the business was granted a conditional use permit by the planning commission on...

Post date: Wed, 08/16/2017 - 17:22