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MCKINLEYVILLE- McKinleyville residents and those in the Humboldt Bay Municipal Water District area may only have to reduce water usage now by 4%.

This comes as the McKinleyville Community Services District requested a state waiver from eight to thirty percent mandated reductions. The District General Manager, Greg Orsini says if water usage is reduced by 4% it will have a minimal impact...

EUREKA- The Eureka City Council will vote at Tuesday’s meeting on a project designed to beautify Eureka’s South Entry on Highway 101.

Eureka staff and consultants recently narrowed down a list of three possible projects to one. The proposed option includes a series of median islands designed to slow traffic entering the city, decorative lights next to the street, landscaping on the east...

EUREKA- A judge has been selected to preside over Gary Bullock's case, the man accused of murdering a Saint Bernard’s priest in the beginning of last year.

On Monday, Judge Christopher Wilson granted a motion, filed by the defense and prosecution, to assign Judge John Feeney to the Bullock trial. The court recently mailed an order for a psychological evaluation to three out of area...

NORTH COAST - It’s been recognized by The Pope and European Parliament and now the state of California. Governor Brown made an official proclamation Monday, declaring April 24th a day of remembrance of the Armenian genocide. Between 1915 and 1923 over 1.5 million Armenians lost their lives due to torture, starvation, mass murder and exile from their homeland. Armenian communities across the...

ARCATA - Over the past several years Redwood Park in Arcata has been closed on April 20th, also known as "420". But this year, activists from the Humboldt Center for Constitutional Rights made sure it was open. 

Thousands used to gather at the park to celebrate 420, the marijuana counterculture holiday; but after complaints, the city decided to close the park stating it was reserved for...

ARCATA - The Arcata smoking ordinance is in full effect but the Police Department says, education is needed before enforcement. 

The ordinance has prohibited smoking city wide, with the exception of the actively passing through concept. Warnings will be given to first time offenders or people from out of the area that are unaware of the ordinance. Citations will only be given depending...

DEL NORTE- A McKinleyville man was arrested for DUI Monday morning after hitting a dirt embankment and flipping his vehicle in Del Norte County, injuring a passenger.

22 year old Jacob Flores was driving a 2006 Scion T/C southbound on Fred Haight Drive, south of the Del Norte County boat ramp around 1 a.m. Flores lost control of the vehicle on a left bend in the road, striking a dirt...

NORTH COAST- Two men are hospitalized following two separate accidents on Highway 101 on Friday night.  Hundreds of community members come together to honor Captain Alan Davis, the Battalion Chief of the Arcata Fire District who protected the community for more than 40 years.  The non-profit organization Forgotten Children hosts a workshop in Eureka to spread awareness about human trafficking...