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FERNDALE - Electricity was restored to most of the Victorian Village Tuesday after a solo vehicle crash.

The outage was reported just after three this afternoon. A jeep Cherokee driven by Nathan Town-Fausone was towing a trailer and lost control on Substation road near Waddington and crashed into a power poll. Town-Fausone and his 3-year old passenger were sent to the hospital with...

EUREKA - A Humboldt County juvenile probation officer was arrested after law enforcement allegedly found child pornography on his home computer.

Keith Monroe Wallace was scheduled to appear at the federal court building in McKinleyville for a detention hearing. He was taken into custody last Thursday by the US Marshals Office after a month long investigation that originated out of San...

EUREKA - Two Florida men were arrested after police conducted a traffic stop and found a large amount of marijuana.

Taken into custody were 37-year old Shane Michael Osborne and his 26 year old passenger, Felipe Valencia

An officer with Eureka Police observed a 2015 Ford sedan speeding near 5th and H streets. A K-9 unit positively identified the odor of marijuana from...

EUREKA- Caltrans officials updated the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday morning regarding a project to widen Highway 101 at multiple turns in Richardson Grove State Park.

Planning for the project began in 2007.  Caltrans officials say traffic safety is one reason for the project, something opponents say is not an issue.

"There's never been an accident in Richardson...

FORTUNA- The Fortuna Police Department has identified a person of interest in a case of two missing women.

Sheila Franks, then 38 years old, went missing on February 2, 2014 near Fortuna. Just days later, Danielle Bertolini, then 23 years old, went missing in Swains Flat near Highway 36.  Fortuna police are working jointly with the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office and now say they...

MCKINLEYVILLE- A local gas station continually targeted by thieves was hit again Monday night.

Around 10:40 p.m. An employee at the Freeway 76 Gas Station on Murray Road in McKinleyville was robbed at gunpoint. The employee told deputies she had entered the walk-in cooler while the store was empty and when she stepped out, a suspect pointed a rifle at her demanding money from the...

SOUTHEAST HUMBOLDT- Two suspects considered armed and dangerous are on the loose, wanted for an attempted home invasion robbery in Southeast Humboldt County.

Just after midnight 34 year old Seth Robert Morton Sr. allegedly entered his mother's home on the 2700 block of South Face Road, in an area known as Island Mountain located East of Garberville. There he attempted to assault his...

FORTUNA- California Highway Patrol Deputy Commissioner Ramona Prieto presented one of the agency's highest honors to a north coast native at the Fortuna City Council meeting Monday.

Robert (Bob) Williams was driving home from Fort Bragg last July on Highway 101 when two women flagged him down for help near Dyerville. There, a truck had rolled down an embankment and was on fire with two...

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