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February 22nd, 2010 at 1:51 pm » Comments (0)Humboldt County Sheriff’s Detectives booked two men for murder over the weekend in connection with a case that was originally reported as a missing person. On February 15, 2009 ...more »
May 8th, 2009 at 9:16 am » Comments (0)Humboldt County Sheriff's Office - Press Release Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a Garberville man who has been missing after unexpectedly dropping off his child at his ex-girlfriend’s house ...more »
March 11th, 2009 at 5:08 pm » Comments (0)Subject: Missing Person Case: 200901632 The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a missing person early this morning after two men said a shipmate had fallen overboard while ...more »
- King Fire affects hydroelectric facilities, recreation areas October 8, 2014The King Fire has damaged a number of power generation systems connected to Sierra reservoirs, but utility officials still don't know how bad it is. Treasured public recreation areas at Stumpy Meadows Reservoir and the Rubicon River canyon also may have been affected. Cal Fire strike crews battle the King fire in El Dorado County near Fresh Pond on Wedn
- Suspect arraigned in King fire; at least four houses burn October 8, 2014As fire officials began to confirm the first loss of homes and structures Friday in the King fire, the man accused of setting the massive blaze appeared in court for the first time and entered a not-guilty plea. Wayne Allen Huntsman, the suspect in the arson that set off the King fire, is arraigned in El Dorado Superior Court in Placerville on Friday alongsi
- Man accused of arson in King fire has criminal history October 8, 2014Weary firefighters and relieved El Dorado County residents expressed elation Thursday at word that an arson suspect had been arrested and charged with starting the massive King fire, which has charred roughly 76,000 acres of forest in El Dorado and Placer counties since Saturday and threatens 12,000 homes. The setting sun appears orange Thursday through the
- Firefighters dig in for the long haul against El Dorados King fire October 8, 2014A ravenous wildfire in El Dorado County devoured swaths of forested terrain for a fifth day Wednesday, leaving nearly 2,200 residents displaced as fire crews battled to protect homes, lives and a major thoroughfare. Cal Fire strike crews battle the King fire in El Dorado County near Fresh Pond on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. A Cal Fire crew battles the King fi
- King Fire has now claimed more than 27,900 acres of timberland October 8, 2014We are faced with a large and dangerous fire and the fire has grown significantly, said Laurence Crabtree, a U.S. Forest Service supervisor for the Eldorado National Forest. Cal Fire strike crews battle the King fire in El Dorado County near Fresh Pond on Wednesday, September 17, 2014. People in a Pollock Pines gas station parking lot watch as a large smok
- Favorable weather aids containment of King fire as smoke cancels Ironman Lake Tahoe October 8, 2014Firefighters battling the massive King fire showed signs of progress Sunday night, while smoke forced the cancellation of a popular Lake Tahoe sporting event and worsened air quality over a large swath of foothills. One of several homes that burned in the recent King fire near Icehouse in El Dorado County on Friday, September 19, 2014. A U.S. Forest Service
- Burglar armed with club confronted in Butte County fire station October 2, 2014The Butte County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an early-morning burglary of a fire station in the community of Palermo.
- Wilderness travel discouraged; King fire concern closes McKinney Rubicon Trail September 18, 2014Because of the uncertain path of the King fire, the U.S. Forest Service’s Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit has closed the McKinney Rubicon Trail and is advising against travel into the Desolation and Granite Chief wildernesses.
- Swansboro residents told to evacuate as King fire spreads September 17, 2014Late Tuesday, the California Highway Patrol reported the closure of Highway 50 in both directions between Sly Park Road and Riverton due to the fire, and the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office has issued mandatory evacuations for neighborhoods in the eastern portion of Pollock Pines. Firefighters hose down hot spots of the King Fire near Pollack Pines, Calif.
- Man released after questioning in fatal July bank robbery in Stockton September 17, 2014A man sought by police in connection with a fatal July bank robbery in Stockton met with investigators Tuesday and was then released. A security guard sits in front of the Bank of the West branch on Thornton Rd. in Stockton that was robbed Wednesday by three men who took three hostages. Two suspects and a hostage were killed after a shootout with police.
- King Fire affects hydroelectric facilities, recreation areas October 8, 2014
- California gay rights group to push for blood donor rule change October 30, 2014A California gay rights group has launched a "mobilization campaign" to step up the pressure on federal officials to change blood donor policy to admit gay and bisexual men as donors. The new campaign, called "Every Drop Counts," will ask the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community and its ...
- Military pilot killed in California jet crash October 30, 2014The crash of a Hawker Hunter MK-58 jet, a swept-wing British fighter jet, near Port Hueneme, California, resulted in the death of its pilot and severe injuries to a passenger, the Los Angeles Times is reporting. The crash site is about 70 miles north of Los Angeles. A spokesman for the Federal Aviation ...
- Republicans gain ground in 4 of 5 Senate races in Rothenberg rating October 30, 2014The Rothenberg Political Report changed its predictions Wednesday in five Senate races, with four of the switches moving in the Republican candidates' favor. In Colorado, analyst Stuart Rothenberg shifted the Senate contest's rating from "pure tossup" to "tossup/leans Republican," reflecting a slew of recent polls showing Republ
- Voter interest low this year, except in election battleground states October 29, 2014Americans are more tuned out than usual to elections, with voters paying less attention to congressional races and campaigns reaching out to fewer people. But when it comes to the heated battleground states, the scenario is reversed, with signs that voters, bombarded with ads, are zeroed in. "We are seeing ...
- Camp fire shuts down light rail line near Denver October 29, 2014DENVER (AP) - Authorities say a camp fire started by transients shut down a light rail line that runs through the Denver suburb of Lakewood. KUSA-TV reports (http://on9news.tv/1FWEdyd ) the west rail line from Denver to Golden was shut down after an officer in the area heard what ...
- John Kerry 'somersaulting through space' like Bullock in 'Gravity', White House officials tell NYT October 29, 2014White House officials told The New York Times on Wednesday that Secretary of State John F. Kerry is privately likened to Sandra Bullock's character Ryan Stone in the movie "Gravity," as she flails about in the vast emptiness of space. Writing on the Obama administration's handling of recent crises around ...
- Amelia Earhart plane fragment identified October 29, 2014A piece of an aluminum aircraft discovered on an uninhabited atoll in the southwestern Pacific has been identified as belonging to the twin-engine Lockheed Electra of U.S. aviator Amelia Earhart, according to Discovery News. The fragment was located on Nikumaroro, in the southwestern Pacific republic of Kiribati in 1991. Researchers at The ...
- Houston Mayor Annise Parker withdraws pastor subpoenas after national uproar October 29, 2014Houston Mayor Annise Parker announced Wednesday that she will withdraw subpoenas aimed at five local pastors after a national firestorm during which she was accused of anti-religious intimidation and abuse of power. Ms. Parker said at a press conference that removing the subpoenas lets the city avoid a squabble over ...
- Philadelphia VA joins 'Let's Move,' bans candy from Halloween parade October 29, 2014The Philadelphia Veterans Affairs office announced Wednesday that it is banning candy and sweets from this year's Halloween parade as it joins First Lady Michelle Obama's "Let's Move" campaign to combat childhood obesity. "Please help us teach our children to make healthy food choices!!" the VA said in an email ...
- Obama praises health care workers, 'American exceptionalism' in Ebola fight October 29, 2014President Obama on Wednesday forcefully defended U.S. health care workers returning from the Ebola outbreak's front lines in West Africa as "heroes" deserving respect, in a White House pep rally designed to lift up volunteers fighting the virus at its source while rebuking those who let "fear" and "hysteria" dictate ...
- Holder: Ferguson police need 'wholesale change' October 29, 2014WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder says it's clear that there's a need for "wholesale change" in the Ferguson, Missouri, police department. The Justice Department is investigating the practices of the police department following the Aug. 9 police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old. At a forum in Washington on ...
- White House steering clear of Ebola quarantine fight in Maine October 29, 2014The White House on Wednesday sidestepped the fight over Ebola quarantine policy that's brewing in Maine, where state officials want to legally quarantine a nurse who recently returned from West Africa and proclaimed she will not be confined to her home under protocols that put politics over science. Gov. Paul ...
- California gay rights group to push for blood donor rule change October 30, 2014
- Timeline of Cotton v. Eureka PD and Humboldt Co. September 14, 2011
- Supervisors Weigh In On Humboldt County Redistricting September 14, 2011
- Moratorium on medical pot dispensaries to be discussed September 14, 2011
- Police and fire log: Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2011 September 14, 2011
- Library site approved for courthouse September 14, 2011
- SEIU workers speak out against proposed cuts September 14, 2011
- Autumn bounty September 14, 2011
- FB school closed after reported Bassler sighting September 14, 2011
- Meet Susan Adams, Congressional Candidate September 14, 2011
- DNHS tennis team does well at event in Redding September 14, 2011