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EUREKA- It’s a Labor Day tradition 75 years in the making.

“To say thank you to all of the union workers and union families in the area. And it's just a celebration here at one of the best spots in Eureka at Sequoia Park to have a barbecue,” John Frahm, Secretary/Treasurer of the Central Labor Council of Humboldt and Del Norte Counties.

Barbecue attendees had their pick out of...

EUREKA- The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors will show their support for local meat producers at Tuesday’s meeting. The supervisors will vote to send a letter to the McLean Foundation asking for monetary support for the Redwood Meat Company’s Processing Project.

The letter is one of many being sent to local non-profits and businesses asking for funding. First District Supervisor Rex...

FORTUNA- Fortuna residents will have a chance to weigh in on a proposed water contingency plan at Tuesday’s city council meeting.

City officials say they drafted the plan to better define water use limitations for residents, after the State Water Resources Control Board imposed mandatory regulations on water use in California. Council members aim to clarify those regulations with their...

MCKINLEYVILLE- Students in the McKinleyville Union School District will return to school on Tuesday, but some, will be attending new schools.

The school district has just undergone a reconfiguration that puts kindergarten through 2nd graders at Dows Prairie Elementary and 3rd through 5th graders at Morris Elementary. Under the new split, both elementary schools will offer the language...

SAMOA- A North Coast community showed their support for their local fire station as community members gathered in Fairhaven for a barbeque fundraiser on Labor Day.

The barbeque was held at the home of Jack Birdwell, who is a Fairhaven resident and Samoa Peninsula Volunteer Fire District Board Member.  Birdwell has been having Labor Day barbeques on his property for the last 10 years. ...

ARCATA- Hundreds gathered in Arcata on Monday for the annual I Block Party, where proceeds go to improving the quality of life for people in a Central American town. 

"It's easy to help them by coming to an event like this and have a good time.  I think it's sometimes easy to sort of forget all the luxuries we have here and when you go to Camoapa and realize people don't even have water...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- The Summer Avoid the 8 DUI Crackdown has been in full force this Labor Day Weekend, with extra enforcement lasting until Monday night.

The National Anti DUI Campaign started in mid August.  Extra DUI saturation patrols are being conducted by eight law enforcement agencies in Humboldt County through midnight on Monday.  Since August 15th, 60 people...

ARCATA- Power was out to over 200 PG&E customers at 7 a.m. in Arcata Monday Morning.

The outage occurred in the same place as last week, near G and 6h street. Crews found damage equipment at the top of a power pole and were able to fully restore power just before nine.

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