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EUREKA- Hundreds of shoppers spent their Thanksgiving night taking advantage of some holiday deals at the Target in Eureka.

"I'm going to be buying some baby clothes for my new nephew who was just born and just some jewelry for my friends and some new room stuff for my other friends," said Autumn Burtran, who is a Eureka resident.

"I'm hopefully looking to get a couple of...

DEL NORTE - "I'm here because my friends are here," Ples Fowler, a Crescent City resident, said.

And asked what she was excited about, Jillian said "to have dinner with my family."

Event organizers estimate as many as 800 meals were served today at the annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner held at the Del Norte County Fairgrounds.

"It's a community event we've been doing...

ARCATA- Hundreds came out for a free Thanksgiving meal today at the Arcata Community Center.

The second annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner ran from noon to 4 p.m. on Thursday. During that time those in need or those with nowhere else to go were able to enjoy a hot Thanksgiving dinner complete with all of the fixings. Organizers say that local farms donated most of the food served and...

TRINIDAD - Community members gathered today at the Trinidad Lighthouse for the annual "Blessing of the Fleet".

More than 100 people came out to bless ships, captains, and crews for a prosperous and safe year, and say thank you.  This year was the 19th annual "Blessing of the Fleet" in Trinidad, but the act of blessing is a long-standing Native American tradition that dates back hundreds...

EUREKA- Runners took to the streets in Old Town on Thursday for the 12th Annual Eureka Turkey Trot.
 “I came out and wanted to go for a little run this morning so I could feel better about eating a bunch of food,” said participant Justin Leddon.

Approximately 1,000 people came out for the run, which started and ended at Eureka’s Old Town gazebo. The 3.1 mile run took participants...

CUTTEN- A chimney was the cause of a residential fire in Cutten on Thursday and fire officials say it could have been prevented.

Humboldt bay fire responded to reports of flames around 3 p.m. on the 4200 block of Walnut Drive. When firefighters arrived on scene, they found a small fire on the home’s roof. According to fire officials, an ember fell out of the chimney and onto surrounding...

FORTUNA- A Fortuna man was arrested on Wednesday after leading police officers on a foot chase through Rohner Park.

Lance Ostlund allegedly broke into two vehicles in the Strongs Creek Plaza parking lot Tuesday night and stole credit cards. He then used those cards at a nearby Safeway. Officers identified Ostlund in the store’s security footage. On Wednesday, Ostlund was located during...

Humboldt State University is advising all students living in Sunset Hall to be treated with an antibiotic for bacterial meningitis as soon as possible. This expands the group of students being advised to get the antibiotic, which is known as Cipro.
 
Prescriptions can be obtained from any health care provider, including family doctors, local clinics, and urgent care. Students can...

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