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FORTUNA – When it comes to retiring a United States flag, people have claimed that rules and regulations apply. According to the flag code, the requirement is dignity.  That was demonstrated today in Fortuna.

During the flag retirement ceremony, veterans, families, and local supporters gathered at the Fortuna Fire Department at 10 am to hold the ceremony.

The Fortuna VFW Post...

Post date: Sat, 06/17/2017 - 19:34

ARCATA – Arcata Main Street's Oyster Festival brought in thousands of fest goers. Major features at the event range from the local aquaculture and tons of oysters.

California being the oyster capital is not only a fun-filled time for the crowd but, a way to showcase the culture, eateries, locally made and grown foods and the unique pieces of art you can’t find anywhere else....

Post date: Sat, 06/17/2017 - 19:34

HIGHWAY 101 –  Man killed and woman injured in one-vehicle collision upon exiting Highway 101.

The incident occurred Saturday morning at approximately 3:35 AM. Driver, 35-year-old, Jarrod Waddle of Redding was traveling with 36-year-old, Andrea Eddy of Weaverville. They were traveling southbound in a 2014 Dodge Journey SUV, when Waddle began to exit Highway 101 to South G Street when he...

Post date: Sat, 06/17/2017 - 12:04

HUMBOLDT COUNTY – Brought to the grand jury, citizen complaints in rural areas of Humboldt County, claiming poor county services and little to no responses from law enforcement, fire departments and social services.

The grand jury conducted an investigation into complainants in eastern and Southern Humboldt. One resident claims the Sheriff’s Office would not respond in a timely matter...

Post date: Fri, 06/16/2017 - 23:07

EUREKA – One man is injured after jumping out of a second floor window.

Just before noon, Eureka Police responded for a report of a man who jumped from a residential building on 3rd and C streets.

A tenant told News Channel 3 the man was not a resident, rather, a transient who broke into the building seeking shelter. He was transported to the hospital with injuries to...

Post date: Fri, 06/16/2017 - 23:06

EUREKA – A round of applause for the Eureka High School class of 2017.

Lots of families and friends gathered at Eureka High to support those high school graduates on closing one chapter of their lives and entering into the next. With speeches from class and student body president the ceremony started at 2 PM and continued until every student walked across the stage.

Post date: Fri, 06/16/2017 - 23:06

A Ferndale woman attacked her child at Centerville Beach Friday morning. The mother was reportedly attempting to perform an exorcism on the 11 year-old child.

 

According to the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office, the child was naked and the mother shoved handfuls of sand in the child’s eyes and mouth. The mother, 45 year-old Kimberly Felder of Ferndale assaulted the child by...

Post date: Fri, 06/16/2017 - 21:54

GARBERVILLE - An early morning fire damages a Garberville church and members are now dealing with the devastation.

At around 3:30 a.m., a recreational vehicle caught fire and spread to the Presbyterian Community Church located on Maple Lane.  Witnesses said the RVs propane tank exploded with flames spreading around the nearby sanctuary. The fire spread quickly destroying one-third of...

Post date: Fri, 06/16/2017 - 19:12