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EUREKA – With Christmas less than 4 weeks away people gathered at fairgrounds, today, and are still collecting ornaments and gifts for loved ones.

“Just visiting the people who come through and they enjoy looking at the sweaters and I enjoy making them and it’s just a nice environment, said Owner of Itty Bitty Dreamers, Debbie Reis.

Christmas trees, pottery, faceplates, and more...

Post date: Fri, 12/02/2016 - 16:34

The North Coast Regional Water Quality Board is taking steps to control sediment in the Elk River watershed.

Thursday they adopted waste discharge requirements for timber harvest activities conducted by the Humboldt Redwood Company.

These include special zones to protect water quality, roads management measures, landslide prevention, harvest rate limits, and wet weather...

Post date: Fri, 12/02/2016 - 15:00

EUREKA-The election is over but the process of finalizing votes is still underway.

The Humboldt County Elections Office sent out an update on post-election results after adding in about 20,000 mail-in votes. They said the results have stayed consistent and that they have in total about 37,000 more votes to scan. Certified election results are estimated to be released on Tuesday. 

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Post date: Fri, 12/02/2016 - 14:58

EUREKA-It's the first day after the official start of crab season and merchants are prepping for sales. 

Over the years crab season has taken a dive due to weather related issues but this year merchants say they hope to see a better turn out. Pacific Seafood brought in three truckloads of crab this morning of about 130,000 pounds that were then cooked and ready to be distributed or sold...

Post date: Fri, 12/02/2016 - 14:53

Follow this link to see the most recent report: www.humboldtgov.org/DocumentCenter/View/56992

Post date: Fri, 12/02/2016 - 13:51

ALDERPOINT - Local authorities are asking the public’s help in locating a missing man in Southern Humboldt.

47-year old Mitchell Hernandez has not been seen or heard from since November 20. He was visiting family in the Rancho Sequoia area of Alderpoint. Law enforcement says that Hernandez left on foot possibly going to the store. His backpack was found near the river bar.

The...

Post date: Thu, 12/01/2016 - 23:23

EUREKA-Pumpkins dropped from the sky over at Washington Elementary School in Eureka Thursday afternoon. 

For the second year in a row, the Elementary took the traditional egg drop to another level. About 90fifth graders at the Elementary worked collaboratively over the past few weeks to create 15 differentpumpkin protection systems, that we're dropped from 50 to 100 feet in the air, off...

Post date: Thu, 12/01/2016 - 22:25

EUREKA- Disney magic in the redwoods continued early Thursday morning as crews set-up for filming A Wrinkle In Time. Some local residents took a stroll down to Sequoia Park in excitement and curiosity of having a major named production in their community. 

A Wrinkle in Time is scheduled to premier in April of 2018. According to IMDB, It will star Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon and...

Post date: Thu, 12/01/2016 - 22:21