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Arnie Klein announces candidacy for District Attorney

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EUREKA- Retired Deputy District Attorney Arnie Klein announced his candidacy for Humboldt County District Attorney on Tuesday on the steps of the Humboldt County Courthouse.

Klein previously served as Deputy District Attorney for the Humboldt County District Attorney's office and was a defense attorney for over 20 years.

In his speech, Klein said he would work to take back the community from criminals. He said he would bring his experience from four different District Attorney's Office to the position. Klein said he will prosecute the most serious crimes to the fullest extent of the law and work to reduce the number of meth labs in the county.

For more information about his campaign, visit