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MCKINLEYVILLE - The County of Humboldt is requesting public comment on their proposed intent to use funds for improvement projects for the Arcata-Eureka Airport.

The public has thirty days to comment on projects like finishing phase two and three of the Aircraft Fire Fighting Building as well as the Airport Layout Plan Update. Nearly $325,000 collected from a percentage of ticket fees...

MCKINLEYVILLE - A McKinleyville man was arrested after allegedly attempting to rob a gas station with a big rock.

The call came in around 2:20 yesterday afternoon. The clerk at the 76 gas station on Reasor Road in McKinleyville said 35-year old "Jason Edward Balke" had come in wearing a bandana over his face with a large river rock and demanded money. He then allegedly smashed the...

KANSAS - A Brookings man reported missing has been found safe.

63-year old William J. Ahearn was discovered over 1,700 miles away at a truck stop in Kansas by an alert sheriff’s deputy. Ahearn was reportedly on his way back home to Oregon.

Ahearn was allegedly last seen  May 1, in Crescent City by friend, Eric Smith. The family had contacted law enforcement after numerous phone...

EUREKA- Students at Alice Birney Elementary School in Eureka had a big surprise on Wednesday, all in support of a classmate with cancer.

Oliver Zuniga loves toy cars, chocolate cake and bounce houses. He's your average fifth grader. Except, he's battling his third round of stage 4 cancer.

 

Though a trying disease for Oliver and his family, on Wednesday they celebrated...

FORTUNA- For more than 160 high school seniors, Wednesday was a chance to prepare for the near future and practice skills they'll need for the rest of their lives.

It was interview day at Fortuna High School. All seniors at the school dressed in their best for a 20 minute interview with an employer from a field in which they're interested.

Seventeen volunteer interviewers ranging...

CRESCENT CITY- U.S. Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay rescued a trapped hiker Wednesday morning south of Crescent City.

The agency was conducting a surf rescue training near Humboldt Bay when they were called by the National Park Service around 10:36 a.m. to help a hiker trapped on a cliff about one quarter of a mile north of Damnation Creek. There, two helicopter crews found a 29 year...

EUREKA- Five people were arrested Tuesday morning after the Eureka Problem Oriented Policing (POP) Unit discovered stolen property and marijuana in a Eureka apartment.

The Eureka Police say they received complaints of suspicious activity at an apartment complex on the 1600 block of 3rd Street. The POP unit found the illegal goods while conducting a search and arrested: Curtis Meyers, 30...

ALDERPOINT- Christopher Gary Leslie White of Alderpoint died of his injuries Wednesday after a vehicle collision on Steelhead Road. The California Highway Patrol says sometime Wednesday morning White was driving a black 1993 Jeep Wrangler eastbound at an unknown speed when he lost control of the vehicle. The jeep overturned and white was ejected.

The highway patrol is investigating what...