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Letter to the Community of Arcata from Kyle Zoellner’s Uncle

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 6:40pm
"Finding the real killer should be the priority for all involved at this time."

A ‘Ton of Cops’ Surrounded A House Near Lafayette School, Detained Three Suspects Earlier Today

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 3:14pm
EPD, CHP and HCSO surrounded a house at the intersection of 17th Street and Terrace Way in Myrtletown around 1 p.m.

Traffic Backing Up After Van Strikes Bicyclist on Broadway

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 2:37pm
A bicyclist was struck by a van on Broadway a little before 2:15 p.m. today.

Humboldt-Del Norte Veterinary Medical Association Offering Low-Cost Canine Rabies Vaccinations

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 10:29am
The Humboldt-Del Norte Veterinary Medical Association is sponsoring low-cost canine rabies vaccination clinics throughout the county in May, June and July.

Drug Enforcement Team Finds 3,400+ Marijuana Plants in Alderpoint While Serving Search Warrant for Stolen Property

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 9:42am
On Tuesday May 9th members of the Humboldt County Drug Enforcement team assisted the California Highway Patrol in the service a search warrant in the Rancho Sequoia area of Alderpoint.

Stolen Silver Toyota Tacoma 4×4

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 9:08am
Taken from Weott around 6 a.m.

Here’s How to Use Pesticides on Cannabis, Says the Government

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 8:20am
"On May 31 the Agricultural Commissioner’s Office and the California Department of Pesticide Regulation will offer pesticide use compliance training for the commercial cannabis cultivation industry."

Structure Fire Burning Into the Wildlands Near Hoopa

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 6:45pm
A fire is consuming a structure (possibly an RV) in the area of Little Moon Lane and Hwy 96 near Hoopa about 6:30 p.m.

EPD Detains Three After Alleged Assault With Bat on Boardwalk

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 5:41pm
About 4:50 p.m., multiple Eureka Police officers responded to the Boardwalk at the foot of C Street for the report of a man assaulting a woman with a bat. Chief Andrew Mills tweeted, “@Eureka_Police responded to violent assault on Boardwalk. 3 [Subjects In Custody] weapons taken off two… .”

California Condor May Fly Over the Northcoast Again

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 4:49pm
"When we pray for our wildlife, our wildlife pray for us." -Wildlife Biologist Tiana Williams-Claussen

Victim in Fatal Hit and Run Identified

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 3:12pm
The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office released the name of the 49-year-old McKinleyville man that was killed in a hit and run incident on Hwy 101 north of the Arcata Airport on May 5. Ralph Pak Summers has been positively identified as the deceased. Officer Cy May, a spokesperson for the California Highway Patrol, noted “we have one party under arrest. We

[UPDATE: Road Now Open] A Truck on Fire has Blocked Alderpoint Road, According to Scanner Traffic

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 2:14pm
"That sucker is burning," said the someone on the scene over the scanner.

Apartment Fire Forces Occupants to Find Shelter Elsewhere

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 9:00am
"Occupants of a second-floor apartment discovered smoke in a kitchen in their unit and evacuated the building."

Weed Whackers Out and About in SoHum

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 8:51am
Think it is too early for weed to be whacked? You're wrong.

If Garberville Hospital ‘wants a future, it needs a better present,’ Urges Letter to the Editor

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 7:04am
"Measure W, which would have added $74,000,000 to our property taxes over 45 years for SHCHD to use as it saw fit, was a non-starter in SoHum."

Three-Year-Old Injured After Being Struck by a Vehicle, According to Scanner Traffic

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 8:26pm
A vehicle struck a three-year-old near Winco about 8 p.m., according to scanner traffic.

[UPDATE 6:41 p.m.] Van Overturned on Avenue of the Giants; Occupants Reportedly Trapped by Downed Power Lines

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 5:13pm
At approximately 4:57 p.m., a van reportedly went off the Avenue of the Giants (Hwy 254) near the Chimney Tree. A power pole is reportedly on the road. Power lines are down and on the van as well as on the roadway. According to the CHP Traffic Incident Information Page, the occupants of the van are trapped by the downed

Shelter Cove Homicide Victim Identified

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 2:55pm
The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the victim who was allegedly struck intentionally by a vehicle driven by Eric Lively in Shelter Cove on May 3. According to a press release, “The deceased subject in this case has been positively identified as Jesse Earl Simpson, age 42 of Shelter Cove.” Earlier Chapter: Man Dead After Allegedly Being

Thomas Road Closed Because of Downed Power Lines

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 12:42pm
The lines are down near Risky Way.

Lana Skeen: “the first female Equipment Material Specialist in the State of California”

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 9:33am
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, May 13, at 1 p.m. at the Van Duzen River Grange in Carlotta.
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