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NORTH COAST - DUI drivers continue to be an issue here on the North Coast.

Since the beginning of the holiday weekend this last Friday, fourteen DUI arrests have been made by law enforcement. This is an increase over last year. Eleven individuals were arrested for the same time frame in 2014. This number is provisional since not all agencies have reported in. Extra saturation patrols...

GARBERVILLE - A 70-year old transient male was sent to the hospital with injuries after another transient allegedly hit him over the head with a frying pan.

Taken into custody was 37-year old Joseph Dewitt.

Law enforcement was called to a transient encampment off the Southbound 101 off-ramp in Garberville.

There, the victim said Dewitt approached him in an aggressive and...

Update: The drowning victim has been identified as Brian K. Hone, age 27, from Boise, Idaho.
Around 2:20 p.m. Tuesday the deceased victim was located by citizens, who were assisting in the search effort. The victim was located in the Trinity River near the rodeo grounds in Hoopa. The Humboldt County Coroner’s Office is currently responding to the scene to take possession of the victim’s...

ARCATA - A Memorial Day ceremony was held at the Greenwood Cemetery in Arcata.

Speakers from the American Legion Post 274 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2542, began with a special recognition to World War II veterans, most of whom are in their 90’s. Arcata’s Boy Scout Troop 9 placed small flags throughout the cemetery and recited Lincoln’s Gettysburg address. The crowd joined...

NORTH COAST - The kinetic sculpture race chaos finally made its way to Ferndale and hundreds showed up to greet the racers as they rolled into town.

It’s final day of the Kinetic Grand Championship and after 42 miles of land, sand, mud and water, contestants were ready to cross the finish line.

“It was a cold wet night down at the camping last night but everybody's coming in very...

EUREKA- With all of the memorial Day celebrations underway Monday, many community members hit Sequoia Park for some family time.

The grills were going, kids were playing on the playground, and a lot families were enjoying their day off. One family we talked with threw a surprise 80th birthday party. We also talked with a few people about what Memorial Day means to them.

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EUREKA- Well across the North Coast, residents remembered those who gave the ultimate sacrifice and it was an emotional Monday morning here in Eureka.  More than 400 people attended the Memorial Day ceremony at Ocean view Cemetery. Monday was a day to honor those who have given their lives to protect our freedom.

"This is our opportunity to honor those who have fallen and given all...

FERNDALE- Hundreds in Ferndale came together for the longest running continuous Memorial Day ceremony in the country.
While Veterans Day is held every year to honor all of the former and current members of the U.S. Armed Forces, Memorial Day is meant for remembering the Marines, Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen who died defending our freedoms.
Five of my friends went to Vietnam.  Two...