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  • Trinity
    Buck Fire burning in Trinity Co. now 4,850 acres
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    Haleigh Pike

    Buck Fire burning in Trinity Co. now 4,850 acres

    The Buck Fire, burning in the Trinity National Forest, has burned 4,850 acres and is 38 percent contained.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    City of Eureka won't move forward with homeless day center on Union Street

    The City of Eureka has released a statement regarding the proposed homeless day center in Eureka.

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  • Humboldt
    Deputies seeking information about two men wanted for armed robberies
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    Haleigh Pike

    Deputies seeking information about two men wanted for armed robberies

    Two men have been identified as suspects in two armed robberies in Humboldt County.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Officials looking for alleged Alderpoint homicide suspect

    Officials have released a photo of a homicide suspect that allegedly shot a man in the Alderpoint area Saturday.

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  • Mike Krueger

    Monday, September 25th Forecast: Warmer this week

    It will be much warmer this week than last with highs climbing back up to the low to mid 70's on the coast and 90's inland.

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  • Josh Copitch

    Live fire training to be conducted in Arcata Sunday

    Live fire training will be held in Arcata starting around 9:00 a.m. and should be complete by 4:00 p.m.

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  • Eureka Weather
    Weather Forecast: Slowly warming up
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    Jeremy Linder

    Weather Forecast: Slowly warming up

    The cooler weather was nice while we had it and now temperatures are heading the opposite direction, warming for the remainder of the weekend.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Six earthquakes hit Humboldt Friday, off coast of Ferndale

    Six earthquakes shook Humboldt Friday, Sept. 22, all off the coast of Ferndale.

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  • Robert Elvington

    Weather Forecast: Sunny And Warmer But Breezy Weekend For The Northcoast

    Expect sunny skies and warmer afternoon highs this weekend but gusty northerly winds at times.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    USGS: 5.7 magnitude earthquake striking off the coast Ferndale

  • Trinity
    Potential water contamination in Trinity Co. caused by fires
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    Josh Copitch

    Potential water contamination in Trinity Co. caused by fires

    Ground and surface water may be contaminated due to the fires in Trinity County, health officials warn.

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  • Trinity
    Single-time openings scheduled on Hwy 299 starting Sept. 25
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    Haleigh Pike

    Single-time openings scheduled on Hwy 299 starting Sept. 25

    Caltrans District 2 will conduct single-time openings next week on Highway 299 between Junction City and Helena due to contracted rock scaling and timber falling operations.

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  • North Coast NEWS
    Community angry over location of proposed homeless day camp
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    Alex Hasenstab

    Community angry over location of proposed homeless day camp

    Thursday, a public meeting was held to discuss a recent proposal for a homeless day center in Eureka. The overwhelming majority of people in attendance were upset about its location.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    3.3 magnitude earthquake strikes southwest of Ferndale

    Friday morning at 9:54 a.m., an earthquake registering 3.3 on the Richter scale occurred in Humboldt County. The quake's epicenter was 50 miles southwest of Ferndale, with a depth of 9.5 miles, according to the USGS.

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  • Mike Krueger

    Friday, September 22nd Forecast: One more cool day before we warm up this weekend

    We will wrap up the work week with more of the same before drier and warmer weather arrives this weekend.

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  • Max Rodriguez

    A man retracing Forrest Gump's route for charity runs through Humboldt County

    A journey that started last September in the southern part of the country, is now running through the North Coast. Rob Pope's "Forrest Gump" inspired run is all in the name of giving back.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    HSU launches new bike sharing program called Zagster

    Humboldt State University, along with the City of Arcata, launched a new bike sharing service on Sept. 18 to help students and staff get around town while reducing their carbon footprint.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Eureka man found to be sexually violent predator by judge

    David Boardman, 32, was found to be a sexually violent predator in court on Thursday, according to the Humboldt County District Attorney's Office.

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  • Robert Elvington

    Weather Forecast: Warming Trend Into Next Week

    Expect another chilly start Friday morning but also a noticeable jump in afternoon highs through this weekend.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    D.A. Maggie Fleming to formally announce candidacy for re-election

    Maggie Fleming will formally announce her candidacy for re-election to the Humboldt County District Attorney Office on Wednesday.

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  • Mike Krueger

    Thursday, September 21st Forecast: Warming trend going into the weekend

    It will be another cool day with mountain showers before warmer and drier weather arrives this weekend and next week.

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  • Marissa Papanek

    Fire in Hoopa burns house to the ground

    A fire broke out in Hoopa Wednesday night closing multiple lanes to traffic, burning a home completely to the ground.

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  • Max Rodriguez

    An idea for a visitor's center at the Hammond Trail

    One of the founders of the Hammond Trail in McKinleyville has more plans for the trail that he said will bring more tourism dollars to the area.

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  • Robert Elvington

    Weather Forecast: Frost Advisory In Effect Through Thursday Morning

    A chilly start Thursday with some lingering showers possible through the afternoon.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    City of Eureka won't move forward with homeless day center on Union Street

    The City of Eureka has released a statement regarding the proposed homeless day center in Eureka.

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  • Humboldt
    Deputies seeking information about two men wanted for armed robberies
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    Haleigh Pike

    Deputies seeking information about two men wanted for armed robberies

    Two men have been identified as suspects in two armed robberies in Humboldt County.

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  • Josh Copitch

    Live fire training to be conducted in Arcata Sunday

    Live fire training will be held in Arcata starting around 9:00 a.m. and should be complete by 4:00 p.m.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Six earthquakes hit Humboldt Friday, off coast of Ferndale

    Six earthquakes shook Humboldt Friday, Sept. 22, all off the coast of Ferndale.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    USGS: 5.7 magnitude earthquake striking off the coast Ferndale

  • North Coast NEWS
    Community angry over location of proposed homeless day camp
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    Alex Hasenstab

    Community angry over location of proposed homeless day camp

    Thursday, a public meeting was held to discuss a recent proposal for a homeless day center in Eureka. The overwhelming majority of people in attendance were upset about its location.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    3.3 magnitude earthquake strikes southwest of Ferndale

    Friday morning at 9:54 a.m., an earthquake registering 3.3 on the Richter scale occurred in Humboldt County. The quake's epicenter was 50 miles southwest of Ferndale, with a depth of 9.5 miles, according to the USGS.

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  • Max Rodriguez

    A man retracing Forrest Gump's route for charity runs through Humboldt County

    A journey that started last September in the southern part of the country, is now running through the North Coast. Rob Pope's "Forrest Gump" inspired run is all in the name of giving back.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    HSU launches new bike sharing program called Zagster

    Humboldt State University, along with the City of Arcata, launched a new bike sharing service on Sept. 18 to help students and staff get around town while reducing their carbon footprint.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Eureka man found to be sexually violent predator by judge

    David Boardman, 32, was found to be a sexually violent predator in court on Thursday, according to the Humboldt County District Attorney's Office.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    D.A. Maggie Fleming to formally announce candidacy for re-election

    Maggie Fleming will formally announce her candidacy for re-election to the Humboldt County District Attorney Office on Wednesday.

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  • Marissa Papanek

    Fire in Hoopa burns house to the ground

    A fire broke out in Hoopa Wednesday night closing multiple lanes to traffic, burning a home completely to the ground.

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  • Max Rodriguez

    An idea for a visitor's center at the Hammond Trail

    One of the founders of the Hammond Trail in McKinleyville has more plans for the trail that he said will bring more tourism dollars to the area.

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  • Max Rodriguez

    Humboldt Bay dredging once again but not the same

  • Geneva Peppars

    St. Joseph Health launches Humboldt Awareness campaign

    St. Joseph Health has launched a public awareness campaign designed to highlight the highly skilled specialists, the broad range of services, and the cutting-edge technology available to residents at St. Joseph Hospital in Eureka.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Fortuna Volunteer Fire to recognize 4 new firefighters at ceremony

    Fortuna Volunteer Fire Department will recognize four new firefighter recruits and six officer promotions in a badge-pinning ceremony on Thursday.

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  • Scott Rates

    Two small earthquakes strike Northern California

    Wednesday morning at 7:29 a.m., an earthquake registering 3.0 on the Richter scale shook parts of the North Coast. The quake's epicenter was 17 miles south of Rio Dell, with a depth of 5.5 miles, according to the USGS.

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  • Max Rodriguez

    Arcata church stands after fire, police searching for the suspect

    Arcata police officers are looking for a man they suspect of starting a fire at Arcata's Presbyterian Church on Saturday, that sent a man to the hospital for treatment of severe burns on his head and hands and left some damage to the historic building.

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  • Alex Hasenstab

    Tribe members and residents gather to support Wiyot land transfer

    Cars honked as hundreds of people lined the street near the corner of Fifth and E streets in Eureka Tuesday for a rally to stand in solidarity with the Wiyot Tribe.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Former correctional deputy charged with child molestation

    The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that Corey Fisher, a former Humboldt County Correctional Deputy, has been arrested on child molestation charges and is being brought back to Humboldt County.

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  • Alex Hasenstab

    Safe Injections Sites Bill fails to pass in Senate

    Assembly Bill 186 would have allowed Humboldt County to legally operate safe consumption sites where substance users would have access to sterile supplies, needle disposal, overdose treatment, and rehab.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Eureka Police searching for armed carjacking suspect

    Officers are looking for a man who ran from a suspected DUI traffic stop on foot in Eureka before stealing a bike and car at gunpoint on September 17.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Wet weather helps improve air quality

    The recent wet weather will provide good smoke dispersion and reduce fire action on all the fires across the North Coast, according to the North Coast Unified Air Quality District.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Man arrested for carjacking in Hoopa that left two shot

    Deputies are investigating an attempted homicide and carjacking in Hoopa that occurred on Sunday, September 17.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Wet weather helps improve air quality

    The recent wet weather will provide good smoke dispersion and reduce fire action on all the fires across the North Coast, according to the North Coast Unified Air Quality District.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    North Coast Air quality update shows signs of improvement

    Periods of rain, showers and cooler air temperatures for the past week have improved air quality in all areas within the jurisdiction, according to the North Coast Unified Air Management District (NCUAQMD).

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  • Geneva Peppars

    North Coast air quality update, air is improving

    There are currently no air quality advisories or alerts in effect, according to the North Coast Unified Air Quality Management District (NCUAQMD), but for how long?

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  • Haleigh Pike

    Air quality alerts downgraded to advisories due to change in weather patterns

    An air quality advisory has been issued for Wednesday on the Northcoast but there are no longer air quality alerts currently in effect due to a change in the weather patterns.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    School districts cancel class due to unhealthy air quality

    There are several school closures throughout the North Coast due to the unhealthy air quality.

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  • North Coast NEWS
    Air Quality Alert: Everything you need to know about clean air shelters
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    Geneva Peppars

    Air Quality Alert: Everything you need to know about clean air shelters

    There are several clean air shelters set up along the north coast to escape the unhealthy air quality conditions.

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  • Josh Copitch

    'Unhealthy' to 'Hazardous' air conditions on the North Coast

    As smoke continues to be pushed from Siskiyou County and Oregon the air quality along the North Coast keeps getting worse. The North Coast Unified Air Quality Management District has the following to say about Humboldt, Del Norte and Trinity County:

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  • Geneva Peppars

    BLM offers young wild horses and burros for adoption in Del Norte

    The Bureau of Land Management is holding a public auction of wild horses and burros on August 26 in Crescent City.

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  • Josh Copitch

    North Coast under unhealthy air quality advisory

    Smoke on the North Coast primarily coming from the Orleans Complex, Eclipse Complex, Salmon August Complex, and Ruth Complex.

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  • Marissa Papanek

    Sheriff: Three teens missing out of Del Norte County

  • Geneva Peppars

    Police searching for man who assaulted an officer in Crescent City

    The Crescent City Police Department is searching for a man who punched an officer several times in the face and then ran away.

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  • PenAir announces reorganization, files for Chapter 11

    An air carrier based in Alaska says it's filing a Chapter 11 reorganization plan.

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  • North Coast NEWS
    Tangled whale rescued near Crescent City
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    Nazy Javid

    Tangled whale rescued near Crescent City

    Rescuers have freed a badly tangled humpback whale caught by fishing anchors that were dragging it to the ocean floor.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    South Dakota woman dies in head-on crash on Highway 199

    A 54-year-old woman from South Dakota sustained fatal injuries in a traffic collision that occurred on Highway 199 on July 16, according to officials.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Annual dance demonstration by the Tolowa tribe July 15

    On Saturday, July 15, members of the Tolowa Nation will present an annual dance called the Tolowa Honoring and Sharing Dance Demonstration.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Suspect sustained critical injuries, Del Norte deputy 'doing really well'

    A Del Norte sheriff's deputy was in pursuit of a man who fled from a traffic stop, when the situation turned into an exchange of gunfire, leaving both shooters injured, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP).

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Update: Officer and suspect sustain injuries from Del Norte shooting

    One Del Norte County Sheriff Deputy sustained a gunshot wound and is currently in stable condition, according to the Del Norte Sheriff's Office.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Multiple agencies respond to a vegetation fire near Smith River on Monday

    Monday evening multiple agencies responded to a vegetation fire near Smith River, according to the Fort Dick Fire Department.

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  • North Coast NEWS
    Texas congressman says Del Norte County judge made the right decision not to run again
    poe.house.gov via CNN
    Miranda Hutchison

    Texas congressman says Del Norte County judge made the right decision not to run again

    Texas Congressman Ted Poe told North Coast News that Del Norte County Judge William Follett made the right decision not to run for re-election.

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  • Miranda Hutchison

    Del Norte County DA Dale Trigg resigns effective immediately

    Del Norte County District Attorney Dale Trigg told North Coast News he resigned, effective Thursday June 1.

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  • Miranda Hutchison

    Senate approves 'Feed the Kids' bill which could add 16 North Coast schools

    California has more children in poverty than any other state in the nation, according to North Coast Senator Mike McGuire. McGuire said nearly one in four children go hungry each day.

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  • Marissa Papanek

    Update: Officers and inmates recovering after prison riot

    As of Thursday, May 25, officers said four inmates remained hospitalized with gunshot wounds and three officers are still recovering after a riot broke out at Pelican Bay State Prison Wednesday morning.

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  • Miranda Hutchison

    Texas congressman calls for the removal of Del Norte County judge

    In Washington D.C. Thursday, May 25, Texas Congressman Ted Poe called for the removal of Del Norte County Judge William Follett.

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  • Nazy Javid

    8 guards, 7 inmates sent to hospital after attack at Pelican Bay

    Pelican Bay State Prison (PBSP) officials are investigating an incident that sent eight guards to the hospital with injuries.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Ukiah man enters guilty plea in child sexual abuse case

    David John Richard, 52, of Ukiah, entered a guilty plea on September 15 to having continuously sexually abused a child under the age of 14 years, according to the Mendocino County District Attorney.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Fort Bragg homeowner detains burglar in citizen's arrest

    A 31-year-old man from Fort Bragg was arrested after a homeowner found him inside his home during a burglary, according to the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    PG&E helicopter flying low in Mendocino County to inspect dead trees

    Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) will conduct aerial patrols in Mendocino County as a part of its response to California's tree morality crisis.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Three firefighters suffer minor injuries as fire in Hopland grows to 142 acres

    Three firefighters suffered minor injuries after a vegetation fire started in Hopland Tuesday, according to officials. CAL FIRE Mendocino Unit said it has now grown to 142 acres.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Authorities identify Covelo homicide victim

    Authorities have identified a homicide victim found in Covelo on September 13, according to the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    CHP: 60-acre fire burning in Hopland

    There is a 60-acre fire burning north-west of Hopland, according to the Ukiah California Highway Patrol.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Fires in the Mendocino National Forest forcing closures

    Officials said around 200 personnel are working and supporting wildland fire operations in the Mendocino National Forest to fight two large fires and two smaller ones.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Sheriff's Office investigating extraction lab explosion in Willits

    Officials are investigating a marijuana extraction lab explosion that occurred in Willits on September 12.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    250 acres burn in Mendocino National Forest due to thunderstorms

    Fire crews continue to work on many lightning-caused fires across the forests after thunderstorms on Sept.12, including the Skeleton and Slides Fires.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Thunderstorms spark several fires near Lake Pillsbury

    Firefighters with the Mendocino National Forest are managing multiple fires across the forest after thunderstorms on Tuesday, Sept.12.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    New Jersey man found guilty of attempted murder in Mendocino County

    Adam Michael Kendall, 28, of Harrison, New Jersey, was found guilty of attempted murder by a jury Tuesday, according to the Mendocino County District Attorney.

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  • Josh Copitch

    Suspect arrested in sexual abuse case in Mendocino County

    The Mendocino County Sheriff's Office arrested a man believed to have abused minor for several months when she was 7 to 8 years old.

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  • Mendocino
    Little River man arrested after assaulting girlfriend
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    Haleigh Pike

    Little River man arrested after assaulting girlfriend

    A Little River man was arrested Monday after deputies said he assaulted his girlfriend Saturday and then returned to her home again Monday with a handgun and screamed at her from outside her home while kicking her car.

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  • Mendocino
    Man arrested for sexually abusing 2-year-old girl
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    Haleigh Pike

    Man arrested for sexually abusing 2-year-old girl

    A Ukiah man was arrested Tuesday after it was discovered through a "Nanny Cam" that he was sexually assaulting a 2-year-old girl

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Structure fire in Ukiah prompts road and school closures

    A structure fire in Ukiah caused roads and streets to close Thursday.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Fire in Laytonville contained after destroying two homes

    On Thursday, August 31, around 12:20 p.m., there was a reported fire on the 1500 block of Spy Rock Road in Laytonville, according to CAL FIRE Mendocino.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Deputies arrest 'ring leader' in Covelo armed robbery

    Mendocino County Sheriff deputies arrested two more suspects they believe are connected to an armed robbery that occurred off Highway 162 on July 16 where suspects posed as law enforcement.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Brothers behind bars following argument that led to shots fired in Ukiah

    Two brothers were arrested following an argument that ended in shots fired, according to the Ukiah Police Department.

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  • Mendocino
    Two men arrested after getting into a fight with illegal weapons
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    Geneva Peppars

    Two men arrested after getting into a fight with illegal weapons

    On Thursday, August 24, around 4:50 p.m., Ukiah Police Officers were called to Vinewood Park off of Elm Street, regarding a man that had just shot someone in the park, according to officials.

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  • Marissa Papanek

    UPD: Ukiah man arrested for trapping and assaulting his roommate

    A man was arrested Saturday after trapping his roommate inside an apartment, assaulting her and brandishing a gun in Ukiah, according to the Ukiah Police Department (UPD).

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  • Mendocino
    Man arrested after allegedly breaking into convenience store to take beer
    Geneva Peppars

    Man arrested after allegedly breaking into convenience store to take beer

    A 38-year-old Willits man was arrested for public intoxication and second-degree burglary after allegedly breaking into a convenience store to steal beer, according to officials.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    CHP searching for driver in fatal hit-and-run on Highway 101

    The California Highway Patrol is searching for the driver of a 2001 Ford Explorer Sport Trac that left the scene after hitting another vehicle on Highway 101 Sunday, killing the passenger.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Ukiah doctor accused of killing wife is arraigned, walks free after posting bail

    A Mendocino County doctor accused of killing his wife, was arraigned Friday morning and released after he posted bail, according to the Mendocino County District Attorney's Office.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Willits man arrested for possession and distribution of child pornography

    According to officials, in January and February of 2017, the Ukiah Police Department received information that explicit images had been uploaded to the internet from a house located on the 400 block of Coast Street in Willits.

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  • Trinity
    Buck Fire burning in Trinity Co. now 4,850 acres
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    Haleigh Pike

    Buck Fire burning in Trinity Co. now 4,850 acres

    The Buck Fire, burning in the Trinity National Forest, has burned 4,850 acres and is 38 percent contained.

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  • Trinity
    Potential water contamination in Trinity Co. caused by fires
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    Josh Copitch

    Potential water contamination in Trinity Co. caused by fires

    Ground and surface water may be contaminated due to the fires in Trinity County, health officials warn.

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  • Trinity
    Single-time openings scheduled on Hwy 299 starting Sept. 25
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    Haleigh Pike

    Single-time openings scheduled on Hwy 299 starting Sept. 25

    Caltrans District 2 will conduct single-time openings next week on Highway 299 between Junction City and Helena due to contracted rock scaling and timber falling operations.

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  • Trinity
    Community remembers woman killed in crash on Hwy 299
    Jeremy Linder

    Community remembers woman killed in crash on Hwy 299

    22-year-old Priya Sandhu died Tuesday night after the car she was driving pulled in front of a Trinity Transit Bus at the Moon Lee rest area.

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  • Breaking News
    One person killed, five injured on Highway 299 crash
    Mindy Schack

    One person killed, five injured on Highway 299 crash

    A transit bus and sedan were involved in a fatal crash outside the Moon Lee Rest Area near Highway 299.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    Wet weather helps improve air quality

    The recent wet weather will provide good smoke dispersion and reduce fire action on all the fires across the North Coast, according to the North Coast Unified Air Quality District.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    North Coast Air quality update shows signs of improvement

    Periods of rain, showers and cooler air temperatures for the past week have improved air quality in all areas within the jurisdiction, according to the North Coast Unified Air Management District (NCUAQMD).

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  • Trinity
    Weaverville's Red Dragon Restaurant damaged in traffic collision
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    Haleigh Pike

    Weaverville's Red Dragon Restaurant damaged in traffic collision

    Weaverville's Red Dragon Restaurant was damaged Friday morning after a traffic accident led to a vehicle hitting its outside wall, creating a hole.

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  • Trinity
    Helena Fire resources help battle new spot fires in Trinity County
    Jeremy Linder

    Helena Fire resources help battle new spot fires in Trinity County

    The Shasta-Trinity National Forest used resources from the Helena fire Wednesday to help fight ten new spot fires caused by lightning from Tuesday's thunderstorms.

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  • Trinity
    Helena & Fork Fires Sept. 13 Update: 21,124 acres burned, 53 percent contained
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    Haleigh Pike

    Helena & Fork Fires Sept. 13 Update: 21,124 acres burned, 53 percent contained

    The Helena Fire and the Fork Fire burning in Trinity County have burned a combined 21,124 acres and they are 53 percent contained.

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  • Trinity
    Helena Fire: Residents thank firefighters, schools reopen
    Natasa Bansagi

    Helena Fire: Residents thank firefighters, schools reopen

    The Helena Fire stands at 17,105 acres as of Monday morning. It is 43 percent contained.

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  • Trinity
    Weaverville residents thank Helena Fire crews on September 11
    Julia Avery

    Weaverville residents thank Helena Fire crews on September 11

    On Monday, they took their appreciation to the streets. In honor of September 11, people lined the streets wearing red, white, and blue, and waving American Flags as crews drove through.

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  • Geneva Peppars

    North Coast air quality update, air is improving

    There are currently no air quality advisories or alerts in effect, according to the North Coast Unified Air Quality Management District (NCUAQMD), but for how long?

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  • Trinity
    Supply distribution center opens for Helena Fire victims
    Julia Avery

    Supply distribution center opens for Helena Fire victims

    The Weaverville Lions Club, in partnership with the Red Cross and the Salvation Army. have opened a supply distribution center for victims of the Helena Fire.

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  • Trinity
    Helena Fire Update Sept. 11: More evacuation orders lifted
    Josh Copitch

    Helena Fire Update Sept. 11: More evacuation orders lifted

    The Helena Fire, burning in Trinity County, is 17,105 acres and is 43 percent contained. The Fork Fire, just north of the Helena Fire, has burned 3,447 acres and is zero percent contained.

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  • Trinity
    Single-time openings on Hwy 299W lifted, one-way traffic control in effect
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    Haleigh Pike

    Single-time openings on Hwy 299W lifted, one-way traffic control in effect

    According to Caltrans District 2, the single-time openings on Highway 299W in the area of the Helena fire have been lifted and the highway is now under continuous one-way traffic control between Junction City and Big Flat.

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  • Trinity
    Junction City evacuees return home, while some never left
    Noelle Medina

    Junction City evacuees return home, while some never left

    While some Junction City residents under mandatory evacuation orders never left, their neighbors returned home.

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  • Trinity
    Helena Fire: 17,542 acres burned, evacuation orders lifted for Junction City
    Josh Copitch

    Helena Fire: 17,542 acres burned, evacuation orders lifted for Junction City

    The Helena Fire, in Trinity County, has burned 17,542 acres as of Friday evening. The Fork Fire, just north of Helena, has burned 3,479 acres. Total containment for both the Helena and Fork Fires is 47%.

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  • Trinity
    Trinity County residents return to what's left of their homes
    Julia Avery

    Trinity County residents return to what's left of their homes

    Thursday, over a week later, some residents were allowed to return to their homes. James went back alone to look for Clementine, his lost cat.

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  • Tiffany Wong

    Record-breaking resources used to fight fires in Northstate

    The humidity and rain from thunderstorms means air tankers were not called out from the Redding Air Attack Base Thursday

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  • Trinity
    Helena Fire: Evacuation orders lifted south of Highway 299
    Josh Copitch

    Helena Fire: Evacuation orders lifted south of Highway 299

    The Helena Fire, which has burned 16,876 acres in Trinity County and is 30 percent contained

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  • Janae Sargent

    Lightning sparks Northstate wildfires

    Lightning strikes sparked several fires in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest and Glenn County Wednesday night and Thursday morning.

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  • Trinity
    Helena's Incident Command Post preps thousands of firefighters
    Noelle Medina

    Helena's Incident Command Post preps thousands of firefighters

    The Helena Fire, burning in Trinity County, is being battled by thousands of fire personnel from state, national and international agencies.

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  • Trinity
    Firefighters watch forecast closely for thunderstorm activity
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    Jeremy Linder

    Firefighters watch forecast closely for thunderstorm activity

    Firefighters say storms on Tuesday helped to clean air quality in Trinity County but additional storms could cause some issued with gusty winds and lightning strikes

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