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EUREKA- The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors will discuss their responses to this year’s Grand Jury Report on Tuesday for the first time.

Among one of the most highly contested issues in the report that the supervisors will address is late night jail releases. In the report, the jury recommended eliminating late night jail releases, giving detainees their money back when released...

EUREKA- Tuesday is the first Eureka City Council reading of an ordinance proposed by community members and designed to curb underage drinking in the city.

About one year ago, members of Humboldt Allies for Substance Abuse Prevention decided something needed to be done to address the problem of underage drinking in Eureka.

"Currently, one third of all Eureka youth have reported...

EUREKA- Police are searching for the woman who robbed a Eureka gas station early Monday morning.

Authorities say at about 1:45 a.m., a woman entered the Texaco Gas Station on the 1000 block of Broadway and brandishing a firearm. They say she demanded money and left with an undisclosed amount of cash in a trash bag. She was seen fleeing the scene on foot northbound on Broadway.

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The following is from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the motorcycle rider who evaded deputies on October 16, 2014. The investigating deputy was able to obtain a photograph of the man from Bear River Casino Security. The man had been at Bear River Casino prior to the pursuit.

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The following is from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:

On Sunday, at approximately 1:20 a.m. the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call regarding...

NORTH COAST - A Del Norte County Sheriff’s Deputy in the making makes an arrest on his final training day in Crescent City. Were you rocking and rolling Sunday morning? A 4.1 earthquake hits the north coast southwest of Rio Dell.  Plus,hundreds descend on Redwood Acres for the annual “Feste Jando Nuestra Salud” or… celebrating our health. It was the annual “Not Your Grandmother’s Tea Party”...

NORTH COAST- A man in Washington who attended Arcata High School is accused of killing his wife, who attended McKinleyville High School.  Also, the March Against Monsanto was held in Eureka and the PACE Program Opening Ceremony was held at the Humboldt Senior Resource Center.  In addition, the Morris Graves Museum of Art building celebrates its 110th birthday.  A skills refresher and disaster...

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...

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