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HUMBOLDT COUNTY - A motorcyclist that led sheriff's deputies on a pursuit has been identified, thanks to help from the public.

Last Thursday evening, deputies were alerted of a biker carrying a bag of marijuana near Bear River Casino. A chase ensued but the suspect got away.

The sheriff’s have since identified the man as 40-year-old Jason Meisner of Eureka.

He is wanted...

RIO DELL- The Rio Dell City Council unanimously approved an update to their nuisance ordinance, voting in favor of issuing a fine to those in violation.

Currently, their is no fine associated with the ordinance that the city can impose.

The ordinance will work like a 'fix it' ticket. Violators would be charged a $100 fine if they do not fix the problem. The third offense within a...

KORBEL- About 90 North Coast workers could be out of work in the coming months as California Redwood Company, which is a subsidiary of Green Diamond Resource Company, is considering selling or curtailing the Korbel Sawmill.

California Redwood Company began transitioning out of the redwood lumber manufacturing business in May.

"It was a business decision by green diamond resource...

EUREKA- On Tuesday, the Eureka City Council unanimously approved the first reading of an ordinance designed to curb underage drinking in the city.

Members of Humboldt Allies for Substance Abuse Prevention brought the Social Host Ordinance to the council. The proposed ordinance would give escalating fines to adults found responsible for allowing underage drinking, such as the host of a...

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

The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office has identified the suspect involved in the pursuit on Thursday, as Jason Andrue Meisner, 40 years old, from Eureka. A be- on -the...

ARCATA- The fatal accident on highway 299 that killed a 23-year-old has been associated with distracted driving according to the California Highway Patrol.

The crash happened near Blue Lake, west of the Glendale under crossing where the vehicle collided head on with a bridge.

Dylan Ruiz was the victim.

Evidence indicates he was handling his cell phone at the time of the...

The Humboldt County Coroner's Office does not believe the death of a transient man found in Arcata of SR 255 is suspicious.

The office has released the name as Christopher Eddie Williamson, 34. Williamson appears to have been an Arcata transient for weeks from the Portland, Oregon and Sedona, Arizona area. 

Cause or manner of death are pending histology and toxicology reports...

The Humboldt County Coroner’s Office has confirmed the identity of the homicide victim as 40 year old Daneyal...

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