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EUREKA – A man is shot in the back then later found in a parked car in Eureka.

The first reports of shots fired came in around 12:45 Monday morning. Eureka police searched the 1600 block of G Street but discovered no victims or evidence of a shooting.

A short time later, officers again responded to G Street, this time the 1700 block where they found a 33-year-old injured male...

Post date: Tue, 10/18/2016 - 17:00

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- You may notice them soaring through Humboldt. Pacific Gas and Electric helicopters will be conducting inspections.

Wednesday, the choppers will be flying low from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m.Officials are making sure that practices are properly and safely followed. Lines should be marked prior to any construction work. If customers want someone from PG&E to mark electric and...

Post date: Tue, 10/18/2016 - 16:21

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- Multiple people are behind bars, following a crime sweep by the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office.

Monday, deputies visited four locations that have gotten several calls of suspected criminal activity. In Eureka, arrests were made on 18th Street, John Hill Road, and Jersey Street. The four Eureka residents were arrested for a list of charges that include violation of...

Post date: Tue, 10/18/2016 - 16:16

DEL NORTE COUNTY- Over 9,700 people in Del Norte County were without power Monday night.

Around 8 p.m., Pacific Power says a wire fell down near the Smith River which caused the outage. Although it's not confirmed, officials speculate it might have fallen from the storm. Shortly after 10 p.m., power was fully restored. 

Post date: Tue, 10/18/2016 - 16:13

ARCATA - The results are in from the mock election at Arcata High School and Hillary Clinton won among the students by 49 percent. Jill Stein came in second place with 18 percent, and Donald Trump was in third.

The mock election was part of a statewide event by California high schools and Arcata High’s results closely resembled that of the statewide results.

History teachers...

Post date: Tue, 10/18/2016 - 15:15

MENDOCINO COUNTY- Highway 101 is shut down after a big rig crash near Leggett.
Around 11 this morning a tractor tanker combination was transporting around 6,500 gallons of used motor oil northbound on Highway 101 when for unknown reasons the vehicle overturned. Both north and southbound lanes are closed.
Caltrans says a breach in the container spilled about 1,000...

Post date: Tue, 10/18/2016 - 14:48

SOUTHERN HUMBOLDT - A dam removal project on the Eel River was suspended due to winter rains and expected high flows on the Eel River.

The Benbow Dam was in operation seasonally from 1928 through 2007. A decision to remove the footings and restore the natural habitat was put in place. NOAA has stated the dam threatened Coho and Chinook salmon and Steelhead from reaching their upstream...

Post date: Mon, 10/17/2016 - 23:27

KLAMATH - The Yurok Tribe certified their recent election results and there were no surprises.

In the East District, Joseph James took over 75% of the vote to Laura Borden's 25%.

In the South District, Lana McCovey garnered nearly 70% and Sarah Smoker had 30%.

Mindy Natt ran unopposed in the Pecwan District.

There will be no run-off election and installation of all...

Post date: Mon, 10/17/2016 - 22:19