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(VIDEO) Watch a Cliffside Near Centerville Beach Slide Into the Ocean
Over the weekend, a huge chunk of the perpetually eroding cliffs near Ferndale’s Centerville Beach collapsed onto Fleener Creek Beach below. Local drone pilot Brandon Rice captured some of the aftermath of the still actively sliding earth from the safety of the air. Watch above. Below are some photos...
Detroit Police Probe Death of Missing Man Found by Family, Fortuna Mother Continues Four-Year Search for Son
A Detroit community is left grappling with the sudden, harsh reality of loss following the gut-wrenching discovery of a missing man's body, plunging a mother into the depths of despair. Michael Doss II, just 25, vanished on February 20th and was found dead barely a block from his home during a search party led by his family, as reported by FOX 2 Detroit. Capri Landfair, the mother of the deceased, faced a scene no parent should ever endure, collapsing in grief near the garage where her son’s body lay. The Detroit Police are investigating, while the Wayne County Medical Examiner is working on determining the cause of death.
Major Landslide Takes Out Cliffside Trail and Parking Lot In Humboldt County
A landslide that has been ongoing since mid-January took a dramatic turn over the weekend, reaching all the way to a trailhead parking lot where some sightseers got dangerously close to the collapsing cliff edge. The landslide is happening at Centerville Beach, due west of Ferndale in Humboldt County, in...
Vehicle Reported to be in the Bay Near Slough Bridge North of Eureka
Southbound traffic on Highway 101 entering Eureka is snarled this morning after a report of a single vehicle collision around 8:30 a.m. during the Monday morning commute. On February 26, scanner traffic indicated that a report of a vehicle leaving the roadway near the slough bridge was called in to emergency dispatch before 8:30 a.m. Subsequent scanner traffic stated, “The vehicle is in the bay.”
Study provides rare glimpse of the ringtail, an important but poorly understood predator
Secretive species can pose special conservation challenges simply because they are so skilled at staying under the radar that researchers have uncovered comparatively little about their basic needs. One such species is the ringtail, a relative of the raccoon that has cultural significance to many Indigenous peoples in North America.
Vigilance: A Mother’s Four-Year Search for Her Missing Son (She Offers a $25,000 Reward to Find Her Only Child)
Four years today have passed since Nick Vigil disappeared after leaving his home in Fortuna, California early one morning. His mother told us her hope of finding answers and the $25,000 reward if someone can tell her where he is. Debbie Frisiello, Nick’s mother, told us on the 24th of...
Serial burglary suspect arrested in connection with brazen overnight break-ins using power saw
A series of commercial burglaries spanning across Mendocino and Lake Counties has been brought to a halt with the apprehension of the alleged perpetrator, 38-year-old Tyrone Brennen from Arcata, CA.
No on Measure A Campaign Announces Additional Opposition Today
(Please remember that this is not neutral reporting but a press release from an interested party):. The No on Measure A campaign proudly announced a broad range of additional endorsements against Measure A today, including the Fortuna City Council, former State Assemblymember Wes Chesbro, Yurok Tribal Council, Rio Dell City Council, Rio Dell Mayor Deborah Garnes, former Fortuna Mayor Sue Long, Second District Assembly candidate Frankie Myers, and AFSCME Local 1684.
Arcata Feb 25 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, the place of Arcata reported a total of 49 crime cases, a disturbing figure that demands attention. A closer look at the data reveals that 'Disturbance' and 'Other' crimes were the most common, each accounting for 16 cases. This was followed by 'Assault' with 7 instances, 'Theft' with 5, and 'Vandalism' with 4 cases. The least reported crime was 'Trespass' with only a single case. It's worth noting that the 'Other' category includes a variety of offenses such as public drunkenness, verbal altercations, and municipal code violations. The crime reports also indicated instances of a missing person and family disputes. This analysis underscores the need for increased vigilance and proactive measures to curb crime in Arcata.
A Culinary Journey: 4 Unforgettable Pizzas in Fortuna
The focus of this article is on four unique pizzas available in Fortuna. Have you had the chance to sample any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Please share your experiences in the comments section below:
Earthquake! 2.7M Earthquake 36 Kilometers West of Petrolia
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Mountain Musings: Being a Juvenile Hawk
Mountain Musings – A guest column by Dottie Simmons who lives in eastern Humboldt County describes life at her rural homestead:. So I went to let the hens out to roam in the orchard, as we do on dry afternoons. And I hear them making quiet, but odd, sounds. An understated commotion.
Home Away From Home Committee Hosting Potluck and ‘Free Stuff’ Distribution for College Students on March 3
This is a press release from the Home Away From Home Committee:. The Home Away From Home Committee will host a potluck and “free stuff” distribution for local college students at 5 p.m. on Sunday, March 3 at the D St. Neighborhood Center in Arcata. The Home Away...
Authorities arrest Arcata man for string of burglaries
LAKE COUNTY, Calif. — The Lake County Sheriff’s Office has arrested an Arcata man who they said has committed numerous burglaries in Lake and Mendocino counties. Tyrone Brennen, 38, is the suspect in the commercial burglaries, which occurred from November through January, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office reported.
Structure Fire at the Mendo/Humboldt County Line This Morning
Around 6 a.m., dispatchers sent several fire departments to the scene of structure in flames at the JT Dimmick Forest Company near the Mendocino/Humboldt County line. Piercy Fire, Leggett Fire, Garberville Fire, and Cal Fire all responded. Please remember that information gathered from initial reports is subject to revision as...
April Van Dyke Earns Endorsement from Her Bold Move for Humboldt County Judge
April Van Dyke, candidate for Humboldt County Judge, has received the endorsement of Her Bold Move, a prominent advocacy organization known for its commitment to justice and equality. In a statement released [Friday], Her Bold Move expressed their confidence in April Van Dyke’s candidacy, stating, “Your anticipated agenda demonstrates a...
Humboldt County Feb 22 Weekly Crime Report: 707 Incidents and 14 Crime Stories
Humboldt County Feb 22 Weekly Crime Report: 707 Incidents and 14 Crime Stories. During the last week, Humboldt County witnessed a total of 707 reported crime cases. The majority of these cases, 548 to be precise, were categorized under 'Other', making up about 77.5% of the total incidents. This was followed by 'Disturbance' and 'Suspicious Situation', accounting for 64 and 28 cases respectively. Other notable categories included 'Theft' with 22 cases, 'Assault' with 11 cases, 'Argument', 'Vandalism' each with 6 cases, and 'Domestic Related' with 5 cases. The crimes of 'Arrest', 'Trespass', and 'Burglary' each had 4 reported incidents, while 'Civil Problem' had 3 cases and 'Robbery' had the least with 2 cases. These statistics underline the need for increased vigilance and proactive measures to ensure public safety in the place.
Bird Nesting Season is Here: Please Avoid Trimming or Removing Vegetation
The City of Arcata would like to remind the community that bird nesting season has begun. Humboldt Bay and its surrounding areas are home to a wide variety of bird species, so it is especially important that all community members check for active nests before trimming or removing vegetation during nesting season.
The gas price fluctuate between $4.98 and $5.09 in Fortuna as of 2024-02-24. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Saturday is $3.264, a week ago the price is $3.282 , according to AAA.