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EUREKA- Mental illness and changing the stigma was the theme Friday in Carson Park in Eureka.

In honor of Mental Health Month the Hope Center hosted a community awareness barbeque free to the public. There attendees could get lunch, practice zumba, win prizes and even compete in games with the eureka police chief.

Hope Center representatives say outreach events like this one are...

EUREKA- It was all about getting a job on Friday as hundreds gathered at the Adorni Center.

During the annual Redwood Coast Career Fair residents could connect with 60 potential employers face to face. Friday's fair brought together a spectrum of employers from law enforcement to utilities.

"I think there's a real need for it in the community," Arcata Resident Darian Velasquez...

EUREKA- The American flag was at half-staff Friday across the country in honor of police officers lost in the line of duty.

Friday marked Peace Officer Memorial Day, a national day of remembrance started in 1962 to solute the men and women who work each day to keep us safe. Here at home, our officers are remembering those lost while serving the North Coast.

"The Eureka Police...

ORICK- Orick residents will no longer have to wait to access the internet. Broadband has finally arrived.

As of Thursday, there's a new provider in town. It's called Tsunami Wireless and it's connecting a population of more than 350 to instant information access.

"It was done by private interests," Sean McLaughlin, executive director of Access Humboldt said. "Green Diamond...

ARCATA- Saturday is the big day for hundreds of Humboldt State University students who will walk on stage and accept their hard-earned diplomas.

“It’s pretty difficult,” said graduating student Samantha Thompsen. “This year, I’m taking 20 units this semester and I took 18 last semester so it’s been difficult but it’s really worth it to be able to finish in four years and be done with...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- It’s National Toddler Immunization Month and the Department of Health and Human Services is urging parents to keep their children up to date with immunizations.

Whooping cough is on the rise in Humboldt County with 41 cases already reported this year. Last year saw a total of 141 cases. DHHS recommends that infants get vaccinated at two, four, and six months old, and...

ARCATA – You might see firefighters standing on the streets in Arcata and McKinleyville Saturday, with boots in hand.

The Arcata Professional Firefighters Local 4981 and the Arcata Fire District are kicking off their annual fundraising campaign, Fill the Boot. The nationwide campaign supports the Muscular Dystrophy Association. In 1954, the International Association of Firefighters...

EUREKA – Saturday marks the 50th graduation commencement for College of the Redwoods and it will be the last for C.R.’s President Superintendent, Kathy Smith. 

Over Smith's three years, she's accomplished her main objectives: to get the college off accreditation sanction, improve quality and budget issues and become fully accredited.

Smith will retire June 30th, at the...