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EUREKA- A Eureka man was arrested in Cutten on Wednesday after allegedly hiding a seven pound bag of marijuana from the police.

Authorities say just before 2 p.m., a Chrysler PT Cruiser driving southbound on Campton Road stopped to make a left turn onto Fern Street and was rear-ended by a Ford Mustang. There were no reported injuries. Police say following the crash, an off duty law...

WILLITS- The Willits Bypass Project will not be delayed any further thanks to additional funding. 

Throughout the Willits Bypass Project, lawsuits against Caltrans and its other partners, as well as protests and additional requirements imposed along the way, led to additional costs.  Last month, Caltrans requested $64.7 million from the California Transportation Commission to pay for...

EUREKA- Staff members are taking a closer look at the City of Eureka's current municipal parking codes. The codes were established in the 1960s and have not been upgraded.

At a special meeting on Tuesday, staff reported on possible ways to calculate the city’s current parking requirements. Staff recommended that officials examine if businesses in Old Town should pay increased rates when...

NORTH COAST - January is National Mentoring Month and at Arcata City Council's meeting Wednesday night, members will recognize the importance of mentors.

The city of Arcata is working to support the mentoring movement and improve children's odds for success. Research shows that young people matched with a caring adult who has good mentoring skills are less likely to skip school, use...

ARCATA - The Unified Students of Humboldt are still going strong Wednesday, as the second day of the sit-in at HSU continues. It is being held in what is commonly known as the Native American Forum, but students are now calling it the Bolman Forum, in honor of Dr. Jacquelyn Bolman, who was fired from HSU in the fall. The Unified Students of Humboldt as well as various supporters are protesting...

MCKINLEYVILLE- The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office needs the publics help finding a suspect who allegedly robbed the Denny's in McKinleyville.

Around 3:30 Saturday morning, an employee was held at gunpoint inside the restaurant. Deputies say the suspect took an undisclosed amount of cash, and was last seen fleeing the restaurant on foot south through the shared parking lot.  Multiple...

SOUTHERN HUMBOLDT- The Humboldt County Drug Task Force is assisting the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services in serving 12 administrative inspection warrants on land along Sproul Creek.

An area of the creek went dry in 2014, putting the Coho Salmon population at risk. Authorities believe the creek could have went dry because of alleged illegal water diversions and marijuana operations.

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You don't want to mess with Jerry  Bunch's students.  They are participating in his Senior Resource Center karate class.  All of them are over 60 and they say that karate helps them to maintain fitness and self-esteem.  They meet every Monday at the Senior Resource Center.  Among the students is Fritz Schautz, a retired chiropractor, who fits this class into his active retirement schedule. ...

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