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Hydesville - A Scotia man has turned himself in to authorities after allegedly committing sexual battery in Hydesville.

Arrested was 21-year-old Daniel Jerry Wiggins. Wednesday around 5 pm, Wiggins allegedly entered Murrish Market, hung out in the restroom for 45 minutes then began acting bizarre: coming up behind the 18-year-old victim, hugging her and making sexual comments.

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HOOPA - A Hoopa woman is airlifted to Redding with major injuries after a hit an run accident on Highway 96.

Taken into custody was Omar Dean of Hoopa. CHP says around 7:30 Wednesday night, a pedestrian, Amberli Brock was crossing the street near the Hoopa gas station when Dean allegedly hit her with his vehicle. When law enforcement arrived, he fled the scene. Brock sustained major...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- An ordinance aimed to legitimize marijuana growing businesses in Humboldt County will be up for public review next week.

Attorneys with the California Cannabis Voice Humboldt are in the final stages of drafting the Comprehensive Cannabis Ordinance. The draft document intends to identify guidelines for marijuana growers to help legitimize their businesses. The ordinance...

FORTUNA- A change in wording is all it will take to save $5,500 in the Friendly City.

Fortuna City Council members will vote Monday to eliminate delinquent water bill door hanger reminders. The city is currently required to hand-deliver 48 hour water shut off warnings to the premises of residents with delinquent bills. However, officials say this process costs the city more than $5,500...

EUREKA - “This whole week is ‘Red Ribbon Week' and Red Ribbon Week is a national campaign that is the largest public awareness, nationally, crime prevention, and drug awareness in the nation,” Officer Matt Harvey, Public Information Officer with California Highway Patrol, said.

California Highway Patrol, Humboldt Bay Fire, Public Health, and other agencies held activities at lunchtime...

EUREKA - Kids are counting down the hours until they can don their Halloween costumes and hit the streets for some treats. But public safety officers have a few safety tips before they go.

With trick-or-treating, officers remind kids to look both ways before crossing the street, even on a one-way street. Children should also be with an adult and stay in groups as they walk from door to...

EUREKA - A survey of California counties is estimating that about half of California voters opted for mail-in ballots this year.

Nearly nine million Californians chose the vote-by-mail option for the upcoming election on November 4. But in Humboldt County, the election office has seen a decrease in mail-in ballots returned compared to previous years. We are still five days from Election...

FORTUNA- More than 150 seniors in Humboldt County benefit from the Humboldt Senior Resource Center’s Home Delivered Meal Program.  But now the program is in need of more volunteer drivers.

Lila Reynolds uses a walker, can’t drive and experiences shortness of breath.  She says having hot, nutritious meals delivered right to her door is comforting.

"I don't have to go in to try to...

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