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California and Oregon governors are seeking federal aid in what they are now calling a ‘salmon disaster’.

Governor Jerry Brown and Oregon Governor Kate Brown reached out to the U.S. Secretary of Commerce Thursday to declare a federal fisheries disaster following reports of salmon numbers being at the lowest in recorded history.

Local tribe members drew attention to the issue...

Post date: Fri, 05/26/2017 - 18:02

ARCATA – Memorial Day weekend in Arcata is set for a Kinetic Grand Championship.

Spectators gather year after year for a race through creativity and art.

The Grand Championship is a tradition that originally started in Ferndale, California in 1969, when sculptor Hobart Brown “enhanced” the appearance of his son's tricycle by adding embellishments and welding on two additional...

Post date: Fri, 05/26/2017 - 17:55

EUREKA - After ten years of environmental studies and legal challenges, Caltrans has completed final reports on the Richardson Grove Improvement Project.

The project aims to make a one-mile area of Highway 101 through the grove accessible for trucks longer than 65' which are now the national standard.

It's been a priority for District 1 since 2007. Since then, the Environmental...

Post date: Fri, 05/26/2017 - 17:53

SAMOA - Memorial Day marks the start of recreational boating season. The Coast Guard reminds you to take precautions to stay safe this holiday weekend.

Coast Guard recommends preparing a float plan and informing friends or loved ones about it. Share your departure location and heading, how many aboard and return time. Take proper equipment for weather conditions and make sure your boat...

Post date: Fri, 05/26/2017 - 17:48

EUREKA - E.T. will be phoning home from Eureka's Sequoia Park. The Humboldt Del Norte Film Commission kicks off its 5th season of "Movies In The Park" Saturday night at 7:00.

The whole family is invited to bring chairs and blankets to celebrate the 35th Anniversary of E.T The Extra Terrestrial. The classis movie was partially filmed in Del Norte County.

And since May is bike...

Post date: Fri, 05/26/2017 - 17:36

Two people are dead, including a Eureka man, and four others injured after two vehicles crash, bursting into flames in Mendocino County.

At around 12:30 this morning, the Eureka man was driving a Ford Bronco northbound on Highway 101 north of Laytonville.

For unknown reasons, the Bronco crossed the double yellow line and collided head on with a Dodge Ram truck.


Post date: Fri, 05/26/2017 - 11:14

DEL NORTE COUNTY - Three teenagers are rescued after getting stranded in the Smith River.

Tuesday evening around 5:50, the Del Norte County Sheriff Office along with the Search and Rescue Team and Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay responded to three teens that had capsized their boat and needed assistance.

Air Station Humboldt Bay launched a Dolphin helicopter which arrived on...

Post date: Fri, 05/26/2017 - 00:09

WEAVERVILLE- The Trinity County Sheriff’s office is searching for 4-missing men with alleged Humboldt County connections.


32-year old Tony Sysavanh, 30-year old Anesi Sauta, 33-year old Johnson Nguyen and 34 year old Dan Nguyen all  from Southern California were traveling to Northern California to possibly pick up something for a...

Post date: Thu, 05/25/2017 - 23:03