7.25.16 The 7.19.16 City Council meeting is online! Includes reconsideration of commercial medical cannabis ordinance limited to former Eel River Sawmill site only, presentation on city engineering projects and more...
7.24.16 Highlights from the 7.19.16 City Council meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports City to reconsider a revised commercial medical cannabis ordinance restricting business to former Eel River Sawmill site, possible public advisory vote and more...
7.22.16 Rio Dell Special Meeting Tues July 26th 6:30pm - agenda packet - to reconsider commercial medical cannabis ordinance limited to the former Eel River Sawmill site and possible public advisory vote
Thief caught on video trying to pawn stolen property
2nd quarter crime stats for Eureka
EPD: Shots Fired, Vehicle Collision More!
7.20.16 Rio Dell press release on commercial medical cannabis vote
Armed bank robbery in Eureka
7.19.16 City Council votes 4-1 to reconsider commercial medical cannabis ordinance limited to the former Eel River Sawmill site - public advisory vote possible. More to come...
Two arrested for attempted burglary at recycling center
Six arrested at residence on "O" St. in Eureka
Armed robbery suspect sought in stolen car
Joshua Keyes pleads guilty to robbery charges
Residential Armed Robbery
7.18.16 One Missing From Boat Accident
7.16.16 City Council meeting July 19th 6:30pm - agenda packet - includes reconsideration of commercial medical cannabis ordinance limited to former Eel River Sawmill site only, presentation on city engineering projects and more...
7.14.16 Cody Meyers apprehended for attempted homicide in Hoopa
7.13.16 Derek Charles Payton sentenced to 11 years for voluntary manslaughter
7.12.16 The 7.5.16 Rio Dell City Council Meeting is online! Includes contradictory votes on reconsideration of commercial medical cannabis ordinance while also blocking cannabis tax measure from going to the voters in November...
Shane Casey arrested for auto burglary in Eureka
Cody Meyers wanted for attempted homicide with a machete
7.11.16 Drugs and homemade explosives found on 2nd Ave Rio Dell - Lost Coast Outpost
City determines recall petition for Council Member Tim Marks is insufficient
Update to CAMP bust east of Rio Dell
Dustin Daher arrested for manufacturing charges after resisting police
7.10.16 Highlights from 7.5.16 Rio Dell City Council meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports City votes against cannabis tax measure going to voters, agrees to reconsider commercial medical cannabis ordinance and more...
7.9.16 Lost Coast 4x4's newsletter
7.8.16 Public hearings in Eureka, Ukiah and Happy Camp re local phone services
Eureka Police Department Response to Attacks in Dallas
Humboldt Bay Fire Board Meeting July 13th - Agenda
7.7.16 CAMP : East of Rio Dell Latest News Release
Humboldt County Sheriff Swearing In Ceremony
EPD: Search Warrent Nets 6 Arrests
Eureka Home Invasion Robbery
7.6.16 Juveniles reportedly stab man at foot of 'C' St. Eureka
UK releases extensive investigation into build up to Iraq war - The Guardian They have done what the U.S. refuses to do despite our role in trumping up the case for war
Iraq invasion report heavily criticizes George W. Bush - The Guardian
7.5.16 Rio Dell City Council votes 3-2 against letting voters decide on commerical medical cannabis tax measure - more to come...
Fortuna public hearing re. $12 million dollar bond for community health center
Fortuna Police: Suspect at Large in Shooting Incident
Humboldt Bay Fire: Vegetation Fire, Foot of T Street
7.1.16 City Council Meeting July 5th 6:30pm - Agenda Packet - includes possible action on city cannabis tax measure, presentation re transportation tax measure and more...
Body scanner finds drugs in arrestee Sheila Sudbeck aka Eacret
Tays Salazar found guilty of robbery by jury
BHO Honey Lab Busted in Eureka
Eureka Murder Victim Identified
California Street Structure Fire
Homicide Suspect Identified
6.30.16 McCullens Motel homicide investigation
Two Rio Dell City Council positions up for election, filing deadline 8/12 - Mayor Frank Wilson and Councilmember Jack Thompson's positions are up for re-election
Humboldt Bay Fire: Fire Station 4 Re-Opening July 1st, 2016
Rio Dell petition for re-vote on medical cannabis ordinance circulates - KRCR TV
6.29.16 McKinleyville: Missing Person Updated!
Eureka: Armed Robbery More!
Humboldt County residents to vote on cannabis tax - Lost Coast Outpost
Marijuana legalization measure confirmed on the November ballot - SF Gate
6.26.16 Highlights from 6.21.16 City Council meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports Council votes to shut down consideration of commercial medical cannabis ordinance rather than let voters decide
The 6.21.16 City Council meeting is online!
Juno probe reaches Jupiter July 4th after 5-year mission - The Guardian
NASA's Juno Mission
6.24.16 Hoopa Valley Tribe cuts ties with Ray's Market
Appellate court hears Eureka police body camera case - North Coast Journal
Southern Humboldts Most Wanted
The 6.14.16 City Council meeting is online! re. medical cannabis business tax
6.23.16 Letter to the Lost Coast Editor: Rio Dell Council Member ‘Stunned’ by Colleagues’ Marijuana Ordinance ‘No’ Vote
Major marijuana bust on Table Bluff Rd. - Matthew Weston arrested
The curious case of parcel 106-101-054 - Northcoast Journal
6.22.16 Planning Commissioner Alice Millington resigns after council vote
Read the 2011 Compensation Committee Report re. unsustainable city finances "if city government fails to successfully fix the problems within the next few years, or make significant progress, then a future city council should revisit the merits of a Community Services District" aka dissolve the city
Rio Dell City Council Votes Down Commercial Medical Marijuana Land Use Ordinance
Eureka Structure Fire
6.21.16 City Council votes 3-2 to block commercial medical cannabis ordinance - voters will not be allowed to weigh in on the measure - multiple business development plans halted - stay tuned for more...
Home Invasion Robbery in Fairhaven More!
Sicily mob reportedly setting cats on fire in forestry scam - Fox News
6.20.16 Highlights from the 6.14.16 City Council Special Meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports Includes debate over commercial medical cannabis business tax measure
Humboldt Hill Shots Fired Update
6.18.16 Rio Dell City Council meeting Tues Jun 21st 6:30pm - Agenda Packet - continues public hearing on commercial medical marijuana land use ordinance and possible vote by council
Opening a cannabis business in a gray market - Red Headed Blackbelt
California wild fire updates here
6.17.16 Brock Tuel turns himself in for attempted murder charges - Colt Tuel still wanted
Missing Person - Dustin Morgan McCutcheon
Hoopa Valley Tribe acts to protect public health and safety with Ray's Market infestation
New at the Z O O!
Shots Fired at Humboldt Hill area of Eureka.. More!
EPD POP Arrests
6.16.16 Structure Fire in Eureka
BLM Announces Fire Restriction for Lands Managed by Arcata, Redding and Ukiah Field Offices
6.15.16 Domestic violence arrest of Isiah Martin Nevarez Beacham
Public comments sought on Trinidad Head Lighthouse environmental assessment
Trinidad Head Lighthouse Environmental Assessment plan
Criminal Threats with semi-automatic pistol. Suspects at large
6.13.16 The full 6.7.16 City Council meeting is online! Audio Only
Home invasion robbery on Myrtle Ave.
River rescue at Tish Tang campground over the weekend
6.12.16 The 6.7.16 city council meeting re commercial medical cannabis ordinance was brought to a halt by local resident (AUDIO Highlights) - KMUD Reports
Project CBD.org - scientific research material on medical aspects of cannabis
6.11.16 City Council Special Meeting Monday June 13th 6:30pm - Agenda Packet - Includes approval of operating and capital budget and more...
City Council Special Meeting Tuesday June 14th 6:30pm - Agenda Packet - introduction and first reading of cannabis business tax proposal
Note-special meetings are required because the June 7th council meeting was abruptly ended due to the actions of a single resident to stop debate of medical cannabis ordinance. More on this to come...
6.10.16 Assault. Suspect Michaels S Smith considered Armed and Dangerous. More!
Major Drug Bust at Hotel in Garberville
6.7.16 Roy Alan Gibbs of Blue Lake wanted in child sex abuse case
Charles Kesselring IV found guilty of carjacking, robbery and more...
Carley Palsson sentenced to 189 days in jail for felony vehicular manslaughter
Humboldt County 2016 Presidential Primary election results
Update - Rio Dell Raid
EPD: Criminal Threats to VA Clinic leads to Guns and Arrest
Humboldt County Sheriff's Officers, some wearing masks, in Rio Dell According to witness (Red Headed Blackbelt)
6.6.16 Wanted Person Arrest
Drowning in Eel River
6.5.16 Congress OKs medical cannabis for military veterans - Marijuana.com
6.4.16 City Council Meeting Tues June 7th 6:30pm - Agenda Packet - continues public hearing on commercial medical cannabis ordinance including discussion of dispensaries and testing laboratories, approval of capital budget and more...
Humboldt County Voter Registration office - find your precinct and local ballot issues before the presidential primary Tuesday June 7th
6.3.16 EPD: Attempted Armed Robbery
Burglary at Hydesville, Arrests Made in Fortune More...
Structure Fire in Eureka
6.2.16 We've been lied to about the safety of our water - The Guardian
Missing Person Roy Alan Gibbs More!
6.1.16 Eureka Police Warrant Nets Drugs, Guns More!
5.31.16 The 5.24.16 Rio Dell City Council Special Meeting is online! Includes public hearing on commercial medical cannabis regulations focued on track and trace program and taxing options for the city
The 5.17.16 Rio Dell City Council Meeting is online! Includes commercial medical marijuana ordinance re. concentrates and edibles, approval of operating budget and more...
Former CalPERS CEO sentenced to prison for corruption
Trespassing Arrests "The suspects were identified as 20 year old Marco Antonio Arellano, and 21 year old Edgar Tizoc Ponce Hernandez, both citizens of Mexico." More!
Store Burglary in Redway
5.30.16 Happy Memorial Day - Thank You to all our Veterans!
Highlights from 5.24.16 Rio Dell City Council Special Meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports Includes attempt to stop debate of commercial medical cannabis ordinance by a council member, track and trace program as well as local taxing options
5.27.16 Humboldt County jury finds Jonas Randall Semore guilty of second degree murder
5.26.16 Search Warrant Nets Butane Honey Oil (BHO) hash lab
Search Warrant Nets 3 Felons and Big Marijuanna Operation in Carlotta
5.25.16 Fire at Suspected Butane Extraction Lab Update
5.24.16 County asks for temporary halt on commercial medical marijuana permits
Humboldt County Sheriff: Fire at Suspected Butane Extraction Lab
EPD: Suspect Arrested in Shots Fired Incident
Former Supervisor Jimmy Smith, A Great Man, Has Died - Lost Coast Outpost
5.23.16 Attemped kidnapping suspect, Travis Lee Morgan, on the loose
5.21.16 City Council special meeting Tues May 24th 6:30pm - Agenda - Includes public hearing on commercial medical cannabis regulations focused on track and trace program and taxing options for the city
5.20.16 The 5.10.16 City Council special meeting is online! Includes commercial medical marijuana ordinance re. concentrates and edibles, approval of operating budget and more...
Highlights of of the 5.17.16 City Council Meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports Includes discussion of extraction methods for commercial medical cannabis land use ordinance, city budget and more...
5.19.16 Missing Person: Jennifer Leann Atkins
5.18.16 Home Invasion Robbery at Westhaven More!!!
5.16.16 Armed Robbery at Smug's Pizza in McKinleyville
Armed Robbery at Shell Gas station in McKinleyville
Found Human Remains on the Eel River Near Stafford
5.15.16 Highlights from City Council special meeting on commercial medical cannabis land use ordinance - cultivation and processing (audio) - KMUD Reports
5.14.16 City Council meeting Tuesday May 14th 6:30pm - agenda packet - includes commercial medical marijuana ordinance re. concentrates and edibles, approval of operating budget and more...
5.13.16 Gas station robbed in Eureka
5.12.16 Leaving Humboldt in the Dust - Northcoast Journal medical marijuana businesses increasing in CA towns
Barricaded suspect commits suicide on Humboldt Hill
5.11.16 Eel River Valley Volunteer Fire Academy training in Rio Dell Sat. May 14th- to include demolition of a structure at Rio Dell Middle School
HCSO continues death investigation
Home invasion in Fieldbrook results in shots fired, suspect sought
Ritz Bar electrical fire on Third St. Eureka
Feds drop suit against largest medical marijuana shop in CA - The Guardian
The May 3rd City Council meeting is online! Includes overview of state and county medical marijuana ordinances, budget update and more...
5.10.16 Marijuana DUI laws have no scientific basis, AAA study finds - SFGate
California AB 2740 to impose Marijuana DUI standards for drivers
EPD Pop search nets 232 grams of methamphetamin, 26.8 grams of heroin.. More!!!
5.8.16 Highlights from the 5.3.16 City Council meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports Includes discussion of commercial medical marijuana related issues, public hearing schedule and budget update...
5.6.16 Public hearing re. commercial medical marijuana ordinance in Rio Dell, May 10th - agenda with proposed ordinance
Local Coast Guardsman found dead in McKinleyville
5.5.16 In Rio Dell, Scotia and Fortuna Humboldt County Drug Task Force nets Heroin, Meth more!!!
Drug Task Force Conducting Raids at Multiple Locations in Rio Dell, Scotia - Lost Coast Outpost
5.4.16 Measure Z funding recommendations include Rio Dell
Wanted suspects arrested
Recreational marijuana initiative to be on the November ballot - The Guardian
Medical marijuana czar coming to Humboldt - Lost Coast Outpost
5.3.16 Marijuana Robbery at residence in Redway
Carjacking at Mad River boat ramp
5.2.16 Domestic dispute leads to arson in Orick
Palco marsh eviction summary from EPD
Ramone's Bakery robbed of its floor safe over the weekend
Seth Farrington arrested for indecent exposure and disorderly conduct
Residential Burglary in Hydesville
5.1.16 City council meeting Tuesday May 3rd 6:30pm - Agenda - includes first public hearing on commercial medical marijuana land use ordinances, budget review and more...
AB 2740 to impose THC impairment standards that will detect levels from weeks before
Butane hash oil is the bomb - Northcoast Journal
Supervisor Estelle Fennell holding town hall in Rio Dell May 5th
4.30.16 New hacking powers being given to the government in quiet rule change - EFF.org
4.29.16 Friends of the Dunes Summer Camp registration
Judge grants restraining order for 11 plaintiffs, others to be relocated - Northcoast Journal
4.28.16 It's EPD's Party in: "Operation the Party's Over" Heroin dealers beware!
4.27.16 Southern Humboldts Most Wanted
4.26.16 First applications to grow commercial medical marijuana received - Press Democrat
4.25.16 The 4.19.16 City Council meeting is online!
Humboldt County Sheriff: Robbery of 32 year old woman at Benbow KOA Campground. MORE!!!
4.24.16 Highlights from the 4.19.16 City Council meeting Part One - Part Two (audio) - KMUD Reports Includes debate over holding public hearings re. commercial medical marijuana land use ordinance, FY 2014-2015 audit and more
4.22.16 Public assistance sought to identify John Doe
April 26th Rio Dell Planning Commission meeting cancelled
4.21.16 Northcoast State Assemblyman Jim Wood's Cannabis Excise Tax moves forward
Cottage Cannabis Farmers bill passes out of state Assembly committee
4.20.16 On 4/20, marijuana legalization headed for California ballot
Humboldt County Sheriff: Assault with a Vehicle Near Six Rivers Brewery in McKinleyville
4.19.16 Humboldt County Sheriff: Robbery at Patriot Gas in Blue Lake
4.18.16 Highlights from the 4.12.16 Planning Commission meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports Includes discussion of medical marijuana testing labs and dispensaries. Ordinances approved 3-0
Humboldt County Sheriff: Assault Arrest in Carlotta
Attempted Suicide in Redway
4.17.16 The April 12th Planning Commission meeting is online!
4.16.16 Rio Dell City Council meeting April 19th 6:30pm - Agenda Packet - includes approval of waste and recycle agreement with Eel River Disposal, presentation of FY 2014-2015 audit, schedule public hearings for medical marijuana commercial land use regulations, resolution establishing water rates for RV spaces and more...
4.15.16 Be a Hero to a Foster Child!
Brew at the Zoo fundraiser May 7th
Friends of the Dunes events need volunteers
4.14.16 Humboldt County Sheriff: Stolen, gun, drugs, arrest
4.13.16 Eureka Police: POP Search nets arrests, heroin
4.12.16 Rio Dell Planning Commission approves sending commercial medical marijuana related business ordinances to the full council for consideration
Heroin in Rio Dell plentiful!!!
4.11.16 Humboldt Made's 4th Annual Buyers Tour
Mervin George III arrested in Hoopa after trying to run down officers and more...
Earth Day celebration at the Zoo!
4.10.16 The 4.5.16 city council meeting is online! Includes annual police report, discussion of community choice aggregation, development at the Eel River Sawmill site and more...
Highlights from the 4.5.16 City Council meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports
4.9.16 Rio Dell Planning Commission special meeting Tues April 12th 6:30pm - Agenda Packet - commercial medical marijuana ordinances to be reviewed and approved including allowing medical marijuana dispensaries which are currently banned
Attempted murder on Humboldt Hill - suspect arrested
Fernbridge vehicle river access closed off - Northcoast Journal
4.8.16 McKinleyville Shell Station robbed
4.7.16 Glass containers used for paint splatters on bridge - Northcoast News
DEA to decide soon whether to stop classifying marijuana like heroin - The Guardian
4.6.16 Rio Dell Garden Party April 13th 10am-2pm - Flyer
DUI arrest of Kian Shores after pursuit ends in crash
Jeremy Jenkins dies while in EPD custody at St. Joseph Hospital
Fortuna taxi-cabs and for-hire vehicles ordinance public hearing
Fortuna aggressive solicitation ordinance public hearing
Eureka approves homeless camp at Koster & Washington - KIEM News
4.5.16 Rio Dell Planning Comission to Make Final Review of Medical Marijuana Land Use Ordinance
Rio Dell resident Eric Wiley arrested with pounds of pot plus more...
William Combs sought after pursuit through Eureka
Notorious phone scam rips off local grandma for thousands
4.3.16 Marijuana legalization ballot measure not yet approved for 2016 - LA Times
15-0103 Control, Regulate and Tax Adult Use of Marijuana Initiative (signature deadline July 5th)
Massive data leak reveals corruption at the highest levels - The Guardian What you need to know about this breaking international scandal implicating Citibank, Vladmir Putin and more
4.2.16 City Council Meeting Tues. 4/5 6:30pm - Agenda Packet - Includes water service to community garden, purchase of electronic sign for public information and more
4.1.16 Jeremy Notman arrested after alarm goes off at church
Most Wanted posterboy Shane Ulrich arrested in Hoopa
3.31.16 Wanted felon, Shad Sovereign, arrested with loaded firearm while Andrew Barnes still at large
FCC votes to modernize Lifeline to include affordable internet access
Fortuna annexation public hearing meeting cancelled
3.29.16 Deceased male subject found in Garberville identified
Hoopa/Willow Creek Most Wanted poster
3.28.16 Butane hash lab busted on Blue Slide Rd., Steven Erickson arrested by DTF
3.27.16 Happy Easter!
The 3.22.16 Planning Commission Meeting Part 1 - Part 2 is online! - re. commercial medical marijuana manufacturing, including extraction and edibles, ordinances
Highlights from the 3.22.16 Planning Commission meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports
3.25.16 Melinda Van Horne pleads guilty to federal charges linked to grow operation in Whitethorn
Nathan Layton Johnson arrested for 2015 murder of Terry Lee Thomas
Fortuna public hearing re. annexation of 115 acres east of Rohnerville Road
Probation search in Eureka leads to two arrests for stolen weapons
Roman Jay Price arrested for burglary related charges and more...
3.24.16 Robbery spree across the area may all be related
Update! Rash of daytime robberies
Eureka Police Department: Loaded Firearm in Vehicle, Drugs, More...
Humboldt County Sheriff: Assault Arrest
3.23.16 Rash of daytime residential burglaries in Eureka
Humboldt Bay Fire pinning ceremony
3.21.16 Armed robberies in McKinleyville and Eureka by same suspects
Wanted person Cameron Sats Saxon arrested in Hoopa
Stolen truck recovered in McKinleyville, 16 y.o driver apprehended
Tsunami warning tests to occur on Wednesday
3.20.16 Planning Commission meeting Tues 3/22 6:30pm - agenda packet - re. commercial medical marijuana manufacturing (including extraction and edibles) ordinances
Highlights from the 3.15.16 City Council meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports Includes discussion of water/sewer rate impact on RV and Mobile Home Parks, agreement with Miranda's Animal Rescue and more...
The 3.15.16 City Council Meeting is Online!
3.18.16 Wanted person Michael Russell eludes police
Calvin Sand, Jamie Waterman arrested for burglary
Attempted robbery suspects on the run
Daniel Dexter arrested after brandishing a replica AR-15 gun at Bayshore Mall
3.17.16 Office of District Attorney County of Humboldt: Two Juries Returned Verdicts This Week
Probation search turns up stolen jail keys, ends in arrest of Jessica Alexander
Custody dispute ends in two arrests