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ARCATA - With the 4th of July right around the corner, firework booths are beginning to set-up. However, they can’t conduct business until they’re inspected by city officials.

The 4th of July is time to celebrate our independence and a time for family, fun and fireworks. But there are stiff regulations in the fireworks business.

"Before they can get any of their products into...

FORTUNA- It's a common document sometimes unnoticed by the public when cities approve their budgets, but this year the City of Fortuna is making sure it stands out.

The city approved it's Five Year Capital Improvement Program this month along with it's $18 million dollar balanced budget. The program is usually just a spreadsheet that outlines needed city improvement projects and how...

EUREKA- The Rio Dell police officer accused of battery and pulling a firearm on a co-habitant plead not guilty in court Wednesday.

Kevin Harralson is charged with two counts of misdemeanor battery on a co-habitant and one misdemeanor count of exhibiting a firearm. The charges come after a district attorney investigation of incidents in August 2014 and March 2015.

Harralson was...

CARLOTTA- The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office needs your help locating three suspects involved in an armed robbery Monday in Carlotta.

Authorities say a father and son planned to meet a man and woman at the Van Duzen Grange to purchase a vehicle. The victims had $6,000 in cash on them, the asking price for the red Nissan Hatchback. When the victims arrived and approached the two...

ARCATA - One HSU student is going above and beyond with the goal of fighting hunger on campus.

It started with two empty garden beds and progressed to two more, that are now full. Alec Howard had the idea to grow fruits and vegetables on campus to help hungry students. He submitted a ten page implementation and management plan to HSU’s housing and dining department and the idea was...

ARCATA - The California Welcome Center celebrated 15 years of serving Humboldt County.

"The welcome center is a big part of the community although it's located here in Arcata, it's an asset of the entire community of Humboldt county and beyond. I think it's really made a big influence on our tourism industry and it's really done a great thing for our visitors who come here. Our staff...

BLUE LAKE - The city of Blue Lake adopted it’s fiscal budget and has a new councilmember after it’s Tuesday night city council meeting.

The city adopted an $856,805 budget which only increased $3 over last year. Water and sewer budgets were estimated on the Blue Lake Power Plant remaining closed. No cuts are expected at this time.

Adelene Jones retired Eureka teacher and former...

ARCATA- A woman in Arcata was sent to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries after her boyfriend allegedly attacked her on Monday night.

Officials with the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office say at about 8:50 p.m., the 39-year-old victim reported that 35-year-old Adam William Loomis became angry with her for unknown reasons and struck her several times in the head with a rock. ...