5.29.15 City Council meeting Tuesday June 2nd 6:30pm - Agenda Packet Includes FY 15-16 budget presentation, Old Ranch Rd. MOU discussion, and more...
5.28.15 William Jarnaghan of Hoopa arrested for felony sexual assault
Charles Albert Kesselring wanted for armed robbery and carjacking
Robert Ellis, Jeramiah Scott arrested for drugs near Loleta
Shannon Lee Stone arrested for attempted robbery in Eureka
5.27.15 Jay Lewis arrested for guns, drugs after search warrant served in Eureka
Robert Cordero arrested for robbery at Safeway in Eureka
Jason Olmholt arrested (again) for various charges while on bail
Drowning Vicitim from Trinity River Identified as Brian K. Hone, age 27
Homicide update: a second homicide suspect identified as Nickolas Ryan Joseph Johnson age 23
Special Rio Dell budget meeting tonight 6:30pm - agenda packet City faces ongoing deficit despite Measure U sales tax revenue projections
5.26.15 Updated - Drowning in Trinity River
Gage Ryan Morris arrested for assault with a deadly weapon in Myers Flat
5.25.15 Memorial Day Remembrance
Transient camp assault in Garberville
Rio Dell resident id'd as driver in fatal hit and run accident - Lost Coast Outpost
The 5.19.15 City Council Meeting is Online! Includes presentations on water rate analysis by RCAC, Metropolitan Well project and active transportation grant application. Review of economic development options and more...
Highlights of the 5.19.15 City Council meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports
5.22.15 Special budget study session Wednesday May 27th 6:30pm - Agenda Packet
Gunshot victim identified as Darrol Courtney Raven of Alderpoint
First annual "Best of Humboldt" youth expo at Redwood Acres June 7th
5.21.15 Sheriff's office rousts Fortuna's largest homeless encampment - North Coast Journal
5.19.15 City responds to records request - Freedom of Information Act - agreement with Bartle Wells for water rate study as first step to significant rate increases was put on hold by former city manager until they could get residents to vote for sales tax increase and fire assessment increase.
Garberville probation search nets drugs in
Hoopa: Assault with deadly weapon
Cutten - Ridgewood Student Foundation fundraiser BBQ May 31st
5.18.15 Juan Ferrer found guilty of manslaughter in Douglas Anderson-Jordet murder
Cayla Tatum pleads guilty in knife attack at the Bayshore Mall
Felon, Brian Mello arrested for gun possession and stolen dog
5.17.15 City Council Meeting Tues May 19th 6:30pm - Agenda Packet - Includes presentations on water rate analysis by RCAC, Metropolitan Well project and active transportation grant application. Review of economic development options and more...
5.15.15 Second homicide suspect identified
5.14.15 Randall Semore arrested for murder of David Ganfield
5.13.15 Fortuna: Emergency Water Conservation Regulations
Attemped robbery at the 76 station in McKinleyville, Jason Balke arrested
5.12.15 Marissa Carlson, Jeannine Griffith arrested for attempted burglary
Roberta Sue Garrison arrested selling narcotics out of her car
Benaiah Tabbytite pleads guilty to two bank robberies
The 5.5.15 City Council meeting is online! Includes preliminary draft FY 15-16 budget presentation, Metropolitan Well project update and more...
Preparing for the wildfire season
5.11.15 Search and rescue for missing person at King Salmon
5.10.15 Highlights of the 5.5.15 City Council meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports Includes preliminary draft FY 15-16 budget presentation, water rate study discrepency, and more...
5.9.15 PRA request regarding water rate study - Freedom of Information Act the city voted on approving $25,000 for a Bartle Wells water rate study on June 3, 2014 which starts the Prop 218 process for raising rates. At the May 3, 2015 meeting, the city stated they never entered into an agreement for a water rate study despite it having been mentioned many times by council members and former city manager Jim Stretch in the past.
5.8.15 Rio Dell Police Intercept Juveniles Suspected of Property Crimes
5.7.15 Thirty-three defendants charged with massive criminal conspiracy
Jonathan David, Jeremy Butler arrested in Arcata drug house
Measure Z funding recommendations go before Board of Supervisors June 2nd
Lazarus Lane arrested in Humboldt Hill area on out-of-state warrants
Pitch, Hit & Run baseball competition in Halvorsen Park
5.6.15 Smoke grenade results in bomb squad response to Arcata Plaza
Juries return verdicts in two separate trials in Humboldt County
Stabbing victim identified as Mark Duane Nelson then arrested
EPD looking for advisory panel applicants
5.5.15 EPD warns of suspicious female and residential burglaries
Eureka releases 2015 1st quarter crime stats
Burglary at Murphy's Market in Trinidad
Narcotics Arrest in Loleta
5.4.15 Shooting at encampment in Eureka Update
Eureka resident Joseff Gene Greek sentenced in federal court for felon in possession of a firearm
City Council meeting Tuesday May 5th 6:30pm Agenda Packet Includes preliminary review of FY 2015-2016 draft budget
Measure Z funding recommendations - Mad River Union Surprising, Rio Dell sculptures did not make the list
5.3.15 Shooting at encampment in Eureka
Troy McCluskey arrested after motorcycle pursuit through residential neighborhood
5.1.15 Three Humboldt residents arrested after pursuit on Hwy 101
Spring into Health: spring seeds and produce giveaway in Fortuna
4.30.15 Homicide Update: David Dwayne Ganfield 5th Homicide in the County of Humboldt since January. More!!!
Attempted Suicide inside the Humboldt County Correctional Facility
4.29.15 Bank robbery suspect, Benaiah Tabbytite, arrested
Assault victim, David Ganfield, left unconscious at the ER
Assault with a deadly weapon in Myers Flat
24% water use cut proposed for Eureka and Fortuna – Sacramento Bee Includes proposed water use cuts for communities in California
LE-5 burn permits required as of May 1st
4.28.15 Plane crash survivor donates $50,000 to sheriff's office
Fortuna begins water conservation enforcement
Humboldt County Grand Jury issues statement on Headwaters Fund
4.27.15 The 4.21.15 City Council Meeting is Online!
Earl C. Orr, 59, of Phillipsville, Ca taken into custody for homicide
The victim in the homicide has been identified as 47 year old, Jessica Jane Hare from Phillipsville. The victim and suspect knew each other prior to the shooting. An autopsy has been scheduled for Saturday, May 02, 2015.
4.26.15 Highlights from 4.21.15 City Council meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports Includes discussion of Humboldt Waste Management Authority MOU, over $220,000 in CDBG grant funds the city must spend down, and more...
4.24.15 Humboldt County woman dies from influenza
Assault with a deadly weapon and attempted robbery
Missing 12-year-old boy sought
Trevor Gibney, Misty Milligan arrested for burglary
Suspected burglar, Wade Harris, arrested in Garberville
Wanted parolee, Heather Dufay, arrested in Garberville
4.23.15 Henderson Center bank robbed - suspect still at large
4.22.15 Home invasion robbery in Redcrest
Rose Cooper arrested for heroin in Redway
4.21.15 Eureka Detective runs over transient male in the balloon track
4.20.15 Derek Johnson, Mason Boyd arrested for burglary in Fortuna
Accidental drowning at Agate Beach
Shia Bond convicted of drug sales, faces up to 3 years
Lost coast rescue saves man near Shelter Cove
Priest charged with bank fraud and tax evasion
4.19.15 City Council Meeting Tuesday April 21 6:30pm Agenda Packet Closed door session includes discussion of pending lawsuit against residents on Old Ranch Rd. and more...
4.18.15 Project Save Guido Ave. - Lost Coast Outpost How a campaign about a mentally unstable neighbor brought peace to one Fortuna community
Measure Z advisory committee seeks public input on applications - Times Standard Includes Rio Dell's application for $25,000 in public safety funds specifically for statues
1906 San Francisco earthquake historic photo collection
4.17.15 Major drug bust nets over 270 pounds pot, 758 plants and much more...
4.16.15 William Lindsey arrested after making threats in Eureka
Teen court's Second Chances art show
4.15.15 Multi-agency sweep through Devil's Playground homeless encampment
Daren Borges in-custody death ruled overdose
Michael Anthony Wade arrested for drugs in Garberville
World War II hand grenade detonated in McKinleyville
4.14.15 The 4.7.15 Council Meeting is online!
4.13.15 Highlights from 4.7.15 City Council Meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports
Suicide attempt at Humboldt County Jail
4.12.15 Theft and assault with a vehicle in Garberville
Hash lab explodes in McKinleyville, Christopher Newcomb arrested
4.11.15 Fifty pounds of pot and more seized from local storage unit
4.10.15 Humboldt County ranks 34th out of 57 California counties for health outcomes
4.8.15 ***State Water Board issues advisory that water curtailment orders are coming
List of coming regulations
4.6.15 Another drug bust at Squires apartments; Tasha Jantz arrested
Maximum enforcement action in Trinidad nets four arrests
Unattended pot left on the stove results in apartment complex fire in Eureka
Update! James Bull wanted for assault with a deadly weapon in Myers Flat
4.5.15 City Council meeting Tuesday April 7th 6:30pm Agenda Packet includes presentation by Rio Dell-Scotia Chamber of Commerce
4.3.15 Kevin Courturier arrested for mobile hash lab at Bayshore Mall
4.1.15 Governor Brown Directs First Ever Statewide Mandatory Water Reductions
Two arrests for drugs at Squires 'slum' apartments in Eureka
Cameron Saxon arrested for various gun related charges in Hoopa
Deceased persons identified from traffic accident on Hwy 101 yesterday
Arcata reverses decision and allows 'free speech' event on 4/20 in Redwood Park
Redwoods Teen Court program receives $25,000 grant
3.31.15 Fire safety billing scam reported locally
Distracted driver awareness campaign begins with increased enforcement
3.30.15 Rio Dell applies for Measure Z public safety funds for sculpture project - City applies for 3 grants including sculpture project and economic development coordinator as critical services and public safety matters
Measure Z Critical Services & Public Safety Grant Applications
Federal agents charged with money laundering and wire fraud
HCSO request public help identifying person found deceased in Hoopa
Pedestrian struck and killed by transit bus identified as Thomas William Rice
3.29.15 California drought goes from bad to worse with heat wave - The Guardian
Two arrests in Garberville for resisting arrest, probation violations, and more...
Deputy Chief of Police arrested on federal drug charges - SF Gate
Attempted home invasion robbery in McKinleyville
HCSO to conduct random evening beach patrols
3.27.15 Highlights from 3.17.15 council meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports Includes presentation re. electric vehicle charging station, medical marijuana legislation support, and more...
3.26.15 Four arrests made at the vacant Blue Herron Motel for drugs and stolen property
Orick area drowning victim identified as Bobby Allan Root
Michael Throckmorton convicted of felony domestic violence
Bank executive convicted of massive fraud causing bank failure
3.25.15 Vincent Ortiz arrested in Willow Creek for accessory to murder in Hoopa
Harry Schultz arrested for hatchet attack
Search and rescue continues in Orick
Tsunami warning system test today!
3.24.15 Former Deputy Sheriff Jason Daniels faces sexual assault charges
Hoopa shooting victim identified as Daniel Peter Colegrove
State issues investigative report on environmental impacts of marijuana grows
3.23.15 Human remains found in Hoopa
Limmie Curry sentenced to 12 years for manslaughter in Blue Lake
Still at large from Hoopa Shooting Vincent Ortiz More!
Deceased accident victim from Samoa Blvd crash identified
3.21.15 Breaking Story - Shooting in Hoopa - Lost Coast Outpost Possible fatalities being reported
The 3.17.15 Council Meeting is Online!
3.20.15 Darren Gallagher arrested for water theft in Rio Dell
Tsunami Preparedness Week begins on Sunday - register for emergency notifications
Additional Deputy District Attorney's and DA Investigator hired
Grand Jury submits findings on transportation for released detainees
3.19.15 Bronson Moon Lewis found guilty for felony domestic violence
EPD seeks wanted felon on gun charges
Attempted Homicide Suicide in Fortuna: Deceased Person Identified as Russell Allan Kellim
Camera question - Northcoast Journal
3.18.15 Update: Attempted Homicide Suicide in Fortuna
Two people shot in Fortuna home - Lost Coast Outpost
Union members call for adequate county staffing - Times Standard
3.17.15 EPD clears out homeless encampment behind Bayshore Mall
Michael Podesta arrested while walking in Eureka with an assault weapon
rict new water regulations passed as drought continues - SF Gate
3.16.15 Fourth suspect, Jason Andrue Meisner, wanted for home invasion robbery
Suspicious package received by Planned Parenthood brings out the bomb squad
Accidental Drowning at Shelter Cove
3.15.15 City Council meeting Tuesday 3/17 6:30pm - Agenda Packet - includes presentation re new electric vehicle charging station in city lot, letter of support for AB 266 medical marijuana legislation, and more...
3.12.15 Maximum enforcement effort in So Hum results in eight arrests
Logan Bremer and Daniel Fidler arrested in Eureka for multiple charges
Deceased accident victim identified as Fred Lamberson of Trinidad
3.11.15 Renter order to pay $102,000 in damages to landlord from pot grow - Press Democrat
3.10.15 Human remains found on the Eel River - additional information
Runaway teenager sought
Search and rescue for teenager - found
3.9.15 Human skull found on the Eel River - North Coast Journal
Frances Billy arrested for attempted homicide in Hoopa
Limmie Greg Curry pleads guilty to manslaughter in plea agreement
Seth Morton Sr. arrested for home invasion robbery
Resident killed while trying to fight chimney fire identified
Neighborhood watch training
3.7.15 Eureka resident dies while trying to fight chimney fire
3.6.15 The 3.3.15 City Council Meeting is Online! Includes police cameras approval, Metropolitan well site project update and more...
Eureka Theatre 76th Anniversary Celebration includes Wizard of Oz, Gone with the Wind and more...
Runaway teenager sought
3.5.15 Severely mentally ill resident terrorizing neighborhood - KIEM News - Fortuna report on 436 Guido Ave resident
Deceased person identified in accident on Hwy 101 near King Salmon
Female attacked on Myrtle Ave. Two suspects sought
3.4.15 Rio Dell City Council meeting highlights (audio) - KMUD Reports Includes approval of police in-car and body cameras, Metropolitan well site project and more...
Fire at the Budget Motel in Eureka
3.3.15 Rio Dell Police to purchase in-car and body cameras for officers as well as new restraint system
City Council meeting tonight 6:30pm - agenda packet Meeting will include presentation on city projects.
Speeding "tourists" busted for 50 pounds of marijuana in Eureka
Two suspects still at large after home invasion robbery
Armed robbery at 76 Gas Station in McKinleyville (again)
3.2.15 EPD decoy operation targets underage drinking
2.27.15 Eureka: Cocaine Seized more!!!
2.25.15 Theft of 20-30 firearms discovered in Redway
Veronica Brooks and Anthony Watkins arrested for drug sales and more at Pine Motel
Fire training to be held at Norman's Dry Cleaning building demolision
Small apartment fire at 115 W. Clark St.
2.24.15 Cayla Tatum arrested for assault with a deadly weapon at Bayshore Mall
2.23.15 The 2.17.15 Council Meeting is Online!! Includes presentation by city engineer on various current and future projects
Highlights from the 2.17.15 meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports
Assault with deadly weapon near Benbow
Arson investigation Lone Pine Motel, 912 Redwood Drive
Assault with deadly weapon at King Salmon trailer park
2.21.15 Found - Police searching for suicidal man in Eureka
2.19.15 Humboldt Bay Fire Responds to Numerous Arson Fires
2.18.15 Wildwood Ave Streetscape Project receives corrective action plan from CalTrans due to changes not having been approved as part of the grant application
Sheriff Proclaims Local Emergency in Response to Recent Storm
Fortuna investigation nets 50+ pounds of processed marijuana, 1,000 plants and 13 grams of methamphetamine at Fortuna Business Park
2.17.15 Boating Accident on the Trinity River near Sugar Bowl Ranch, Willow Creek
2.15.15 City Council Meeting Tuesday 6:30pm - Agenda Packet Includes update on grant application for bike and pedestrian safety projects and more...
February 24th Economic Development Workshop 3:30pm public meeting - members of the public (who happen to available in the middle of a work day) are encouraged to attend the first of a series of meetings at City Hall
Robert Cullen arrested for drugs in Garberville
2.14.15 Drowning near Redwood Creek Bridge, Orick
2.13.15 Nicky Dean Bjorkstrand arrested for assault with a deadly weapon
Robbery and assault at Eureka gas station
Gene Chester Nelson arrested for robbery of Ace Hardware in McKinleyville
2.12.15 Nine arrests made in gang sweep
2.11.15 Shaun Stringfellow and Heidi Durtsche arrested for drugs in Garberville
Gary Lee Bullock changes plea to not guilty by reason of insanity in Rev. Freed murder case - Times Standard
Update-Officer involved shooting
2.10.15 Andrew Campbell tasered at residence in Swains Flat
2.9.15 The 2.3.15 City Council Meeting Part One and Part Two are Online! Includes mid-year budget review, city manager work plan study session, changes to animal shelter ordinance, and more...
Baby born in homeless encampment behind Bayshore Mall during storm
535lbs of processed marijuana found in storage unit on Indianola Rd
Fire at 117 5th Street building results in serious burns for resident
Shots fired at Cher-Ae Heights Casino
Former local Congressman Don Clausen dies at 91
2.8.15 Highlights from 2.3.15 City Council Meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports Includes mid-year budget review and water fund discussion
Water rescue by Humboldt Bay Fire in Humboldt Bay
Fleeing suspect apprehended by K-9 Officer in Fortuna
Photos of the 1964 flood by The Old Photo Guy
2.6.15 Heavy rains cause flooding through out Humboldt County
2.5.15 Skeletal remains that were located in the Little Van Duzen River near Dinsmore identified.
2.4.15 Storm warning update - heavy rain and high wind event with some flooding possible
Stolen vehicle recovered with drugs inside
Reported shooting at Salmon Creek Bridge
City of Rio Dell Makes Sand Bags Available in Anticipation of Storm Event. Sandbags also available in Fortuna
2.3.15 The deceased subject located on February 2, 2015 next to northbound Highway 101 near the Singley exit has been positively identified as RAYMOND GEORGE HATFIELD, AKA:
RAYMOND GEORGE ROGERS, age 45, of Loleta.
Fortuna: Assault with deadly weapon
2.2.15 Shooting at a vehicle on highway 299
2.1.15 City Council meeting Tuesday Feb 3rd 6:30pm - Agenda Packet Includes mid-year budget review, city manager work plan study session, changes to animal shelter ordinance, and more...
Young couple lose all their personal belongings in Rio Dell vehicle Fire - Lost Coast Outpost
1.31.15 Snow levels in the Sierra drop to among the lowest on record - SF Gate
1.30.15 Fortuna resident indicted for loan fraud and identity theft
1.29.15 Butane hash lab found in Fortuna residence on Pinecrest Dr.
Felony assault on a Peace Officer in Eureka
Local area earthquake aftershocks continue with 4.3 and smaller quakes
Humboldt Bay Fire: Community Safety PR, Training, More!!!
Eureka: Occupied Stolen Vehicle, Drugs...
Hoopa: Attempted Homicide
1.28.15 Five alarm fire at downtown Fortuna (Video) Main Street between 9th & 12th St. will remain closed throughout the night. Green's Pharmacy will be temporarily relocating to the former Lowe's Furniture building across from Bank of America and expect to be open to the public starting tomorrow.
*5.7 Earthquake near Rio Dell
Fire at main street Fortuna pictures (Flash player only)
Wanted fugitive Dale Dodge Baldridge
1.27.15 Burglary in Loleta
Inmate walk away from Fortuna job site
1.26.15 The 1.20.15 City Council meeting is online!
City shuts down Blue Heron motel owned by local slumlord Floyd Squires - Lost Coast Outpost
Audio highlights of 1.20.15 City Council meeting - KMUD reports
Kayaker drowns in Eel River
Pedestrian fatally struck by Ford van
Eureka: Felon with loaded gun arrested
Update: Structure Fire at 808 ½ Summer Street Eureka determined to be arson caused.
Robbery at Subway store in Willow Creek
Humboldt Bay Fire Annual Statistics
1.24.15 Structure Fire 808 ½ Summer Street, Eureka
Former Ferndale native Guy Fieri's proposed winery rejected - Press Democrat
1.23.15 Eureka Brothers Plead Guilty To Growing Marijuana In Shasta-Trinity National Forest And Destroying Public Lands And Resources
Pursuit leads to arrest by EPD
Robbery at Fresh Freeze
1.22.15 Search warrant results in three arrests for drugs and guns
1.21.15 Armed Robbery of Denny's restaurant Update
1.20.15 Jason Omholt arrested over suspected theft of minivan
1.19.15 Residential structure fire on Pigeon Point Rd. causes extensive damage
1.18.15 Tomorrow is Free Admission day at all National Parks - SF Gate
1.16.15 Council meeting Tuesday Jan. 20th 6:30pm - Agenda Packet Closed door session includes discussion of filing a lawsuit against residents of Old Ranch Rd. Open meeting after to discuss $400 plaque honoring former City Manager Jim Stretch, and more...
Narcotic Search and Arrest Warrants served in Hoopa and Eureka
Structure Fire 221 Grotto Street, Eureka
EPD End of Year Crime Stats
1.14.15 Disturbance leads to discharge of firearm
Highlights from 1.6.15 Council Meeting (audio) - KMUD Reports
1.11.15 Woman rescued from the river at Rio Dell - Lost Coast Outpost
1.9.15 The 1.6.15 Meeting is Online! Includes the election of Frank Wilson as Mayor for two-year term and Gordon Johnson as Mayor Pro Tem.
Cutten homicide update-Ryan James Robinson of Rio Dell identified as victim
1.8.15 Burglary leads to recovery of stolen property and arrests of two in Eureka
Homicide investigation in Cutten Update
Homicide investigation in Cutten - School currently closed while search for weapon(s) is conducted
1.7.15 Frank Wilson Elected as Rio Dell's New Mayor updated with photo
1.6.15 City Council votes for Frank Wilson as new Mayor of Rio Dell
Traffic stop leads to arrest for possession of live grenade in Fortuna
Fatal Traffic Collision in Fortuna
64 Year old man fatally injured in industrial accident
Counterfeit Currency More!!!
Zachary Davis arrested after dropping his meth while in court
1.5.15 Humboldt Redwood Company and County to renew surface mining agreement near Rio Dell
1.4.15 City Council Meeting Tuesday Jan. 6th 6:30pm - Agenda Packet Includes election of Mayor for two-year term by new council
1.3.15 Eureka mail distribution center to close in 2015 along with 81 others - Redding center closes on Jan. 5th and Eureka closes in July
1.2.15 Two of Eureka's Most Wanted arrested
1.1.15 Happy New Year! Your PG&E rates are going up! - San Francisco Gate
5.1 earthquake off the coast near Ferndale