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BAYSIDE-The Child Abuse Prevention Coordinating Council's Awards Luncheon was held today.

It was at the Humboldt Area Foundation. The luncheon honors members in the community who provide excellent service in areas of child abuse prevention and family strengthening. Awards were also given out to three women. 

Post date: Thu, 04/21/2016 - 17:37

EUREKA-The Humboldt County Coroner’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying the man who was struck and killed by a vehicle. It happened last Saturday night on Southbound Highway 101 near Herrick Avenue.

The victim is a Caucasian male, between 5'6 and 5'8 in height. He weighs 140 to 160 pounds. The man had brown hair, blue or green eyes, and a full beard. He was wearing...

Post date: Thu, 04/21/2016 - 17:22

EUREKA-A Eureka street was temporarily closed after a man saw what he thought was an explosive device.

Around 7:30 a.m Thursday, EPD responded to California and West Washington Streets. The reported explosive device was next to a telephone pole. The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office Explosive Ordinance Disposal Team was  deployed to assist. They determined it was not an explosive device...

Post date: Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:51

EUREKA- Some tall, historical-looking ships arrived at the Bonnie Gool Dock in Eureka Thursday. 

"Lady Washington" and "Hawaiian Chieftain" stop by annually to give public tours. The first walk-in tour will begin Friday afternoon.  This year they're providing a 15% discount for those who purchase four or more tickets online. Aside from the public tours, they also provide educational...

Post date: Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:33

EUREKA-Police are searching for a suspect involved in an armed robbery in Eureka.

Around 11:45 p.m Wednesday night, EPD responded to the Shell Gas Station on Broadway. A man with a black handgun demanded money. The suspect was given an undisclosed amount of cash before he fled south through a parking lot. Officers, along with a K-9 saw a male on a motorcycle who didn't stop for police...

Post date: Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:04

At around 11:45 Wednesday night, Eureka Police responded to a reported robbery at the Shell Gas Station on the 3500 block Broadway.
 
Police are not releasing any more information at this time.

Post date: Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:27

NORTH COAST - Congressman Jared Huffman is thanking Jerry Brown after the governor declared a state of emergency for north coast roads due to winter rains.

Heavy weather over the last couple of months have created some substantial issues with rock slides and washouts on State Routes 299 and 36 as well as the Last Chance Grade issue on Highway 101.

The governor’s declaration...

Post date: Wed, 04/20/2016 - 22:06

NORTH COAST - It’s an issue that could prove deadly on the North Coast…Health officials are warning of an increased risk for those who use illegal street drugs as they may overdose due to a hidden opiate.

The California Department of Public Health says pain medication pills and tablets that look like norco or vicodin could be laced with fentanyl which is many times more powerful than...

Post date: Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:54