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EUREKA - An anonymous donor has given the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Department nearly $10,000 for needed equipment.

Sheriff Mike Downey announced that the donation came in the form of a check Thursday. The donor reportedly heard the Sheriff’s Office was in need of additional tasers for the patrol division and a $9,600 check was delivered. This will allow the department to acquire an...

SACRAMENTO - A Bakersfield man, accused of a long list of ATM bank robberies was convicted and sentenced in Sacramento.

38-year-old Ryan Daniel Kullrich was suspected of robbing banks in the Bay Area all the way to Southern Oregon. Local surveillance video allegedly had him at banks in Scotia and Fortuna. Law enforcement said Kullrich had used a fishing technique with string and a...

EUREKA - Organizers are wrapping up the final details for the Spanish Language Health Fair Sunday.

The event is called “Festejando Nuestra Salud" which translates to "Celebrating Our Health". Information, resources, and activities related to health care and health access will be offered. The resources are geared toward the Spanish speaking families but all are welcome at the free event...

EUREKA - During the day, the Blue Ox Mill manufactures doors and windows, but during seven nights in the month of October, it is manufacturing fear.

The Hunted Mill Tour opens tonight with 105 volunteers putting together horror vignettes around the property. The tour takes brave souls on a 10-minute tour of the mill.

Organizers say attendees can expect to be “horrified”.


EUREKA - The Humboldt Senior Resource Center has officially implemented the PACE program for all-inclusive care for the elderly.

Saturday, the Resource Center is holding an open house to celebrate the grand opening of the program. PACE integrates social services, long-term care, and medical care for older adults.

A clinic is open and running at the center as part of the program....

ARCATA- The City of Arcata is facing a lawsuit. The plaintiff is alleging the city has violated the First Amendment in its effort to curb the yearly 4/20 marijuana celebration at Redwood Park.

A Eureka Attorney has filed the suit on behalf of a Greg Allen, a medical marijuana patient.

The case argues that the city, former City Manager Randy Mendosa, and the Police Chief violated...

EUREKA- A former sergeant with the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office has been charged with sexual assault by the Humboldt County District Attorney's office, a year after he was originally arrested.

According to Kelly Neel, Assistant District Attorney, Jason Scott Daniels has been charged with two counts of sexual battery and one count of sexual penetration with a foreign object.


EUREKA- As Ebola fears rise across the country with a second Dallas nurse diagnosed with the virus this week, here at home health facilities are tirelessly working to prepare the North Coast for a potential patient.

“I don't want to play catch up, I want to be ready,” said Fieldbrook resident Ruth Ray. “Now I’m not the expert, I don't know what that means as far as what we should have...