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Arcata, California is located in Humboldt County. Zip codes in Arcata, CA include 95521, and 95518. The median home price in Arcata is $259,500 which is roughly $182/per square foot. More Arcata information.

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4 hrs ago | Two Rivers Tribune

Sheriff Downey: Law Enforcement Coverage Comes With a Price Tag

Humboldt County Sheriff Mike Downey and 5th District Supervisor Ryan Sundberg were in Willow Creek on Thursday, March 27, to let residents know that law enforcement coverage won't be increasing before 2017.


19 hrs ago | Times-Standard

Burning smell clears building at HSU; neither fire nor smoke found

The theater arts building at Humboldt State University was evacuated Monday morning because of a strong, burning, electrical smell, but there was no fire or smoke.


Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Press-Enterprise

RIVERSIDE: Twins were inseparable before deadly bus crash

Marisol Serrato, a 17-year-old student at Riverside's Norte Vista High School, holds a portrait of her twin sister, Marisa, on Monday, April 14. Marisa died in last week's bus crash in Northern California.


Daily Mail

FedEx truck never braked in lead up to collision with bus

'Perpetually slim' mother hid SEVEN pregnancies from husband and three older kids before 'giving birth at home, strangling the babies and wrapping them in towels hidden in the garage' Cheerleader, 18, who was secretly filmed in her bedroom by her father reveals she has FORGIVEN him and she even encouraged her mom not to file for divorce 'I did not ... (more)



Once upon a time in a Humboldt County redwood forest...

"The Ghost Forest: Radicals and Real Estate in the California Redwoods," a personal history of the ancient redwood ecosystem and the struggles to protect it, will be presented by Humboldt County author-activist Greg King at 5:30 p.m. Thursday in the Kate Buchanan Room at Humboldt State University in Arcata.



Bus riders' high hopes turn to horror

They were called together by aspiration: They were headed to Humboldt State University through a program designed for underprivileged students.


Sun Apr 13, 2014

Westland Observer

NTSB: No evidence FedEx truck ablaze before bus crash

Federal investigators probing the bus crash that killed 10 people in Orland, Calif., have so far found no evidence that the FedEx truck involved was already on fire when it slammed into a charter bus carrying 44 Southern California high school students and their chaperones.


Inside Bay Area

Los Angeles Daily News exclusive: Survivor from California bus crash...

The group was traveling north to look at a university many on board thought they might make home for the next four years.


Sat Apr 12, 2014


Truck in deadly California crash on fire before collision: witness

A witness reported that a FedEx tractor-trailer that crashed into a bus in northern California on Thursday killing 10 people was on fire before impact, the National Transportation Safety Board said on Saturday.


Humboldt Beacon

Two Arcatans arrested as police find stolen pickup

Today at about 11:14 AM, the Arcata Police Department received a report of two suspicious subjects in the alleyway behind the residences in the 100 block of F St. The subjects were not familiar to the reporting party and were spray painting a bike.



California bus crash victims: Lives led by example

They were supposed to be the first - the first in their families to tour a college, to have a choice, to one day see their names in fancy letters on diplomas.


CBS Local

FedEx Cooperating With Authorities In Wake Of Fatal Tour Bus, Big Rig Crash

The shipping giant and the operator of the tour bus involved both released statements following the collision that killed at least 10 people and injured dozens more on Interstate 5 near the city of Orland.


Amazon's $5K kiss-off to workers; daycare families devastated; fiery fatal bus crash: Daily Buzz

The bus passengers were high school seniors on their way to visit the campus of Humboldt State University in Arcata, Calif.


Dreams shattered in deadly Calif. bus crash

It was a busload of opportunity: young, low-income, motivated students, destined to become the first in their families to go to college, journeying from the concrete sprawl of Los Angeles to a remote redwood campus 650 miles north.


Fri Apr 11, 2014

Chico Enterprise-Record

Chico hospital becomes hub of activity as bus crash victims recover

Stacy Vincent, RN, stands outside of Enloe Medical Center Friday in Chico, speaking to the media about how medical responded to those who were injured in the bus crash Thursday on Interstate 5 near Orland.


Ten dead in school bus smash

RESIDENTS have fled villages near Peru's Ubinas volcano, which this week began spitting out white-hot chunks of rock, some as big as 30cm in diameter.



First of 10 victims identified in fatal bus crash

Investigators with the National Transportation Safety Board are headed to the scene of a bus crash in Glenn County that killed 10 people.


World Magazine

Midday Roundup: Students killed in fiery California bus crash

Highway tragedy. A FedEx tractor-trailer slammed into a bus carrying 44 high school students on a Northern California freeway Thursday afternoon, leaving 10 people dead in a fiery crash .



Northern California bus crash: 10 killed, including 5 students

Massive flames are seen devouring both vehicles just after the crash, and clouds of smoke billowed into the sky Thursday April 10, 2014 until firefighters had quenched the fire, leaving behind scorched black hulks of metal.


Two Rivers Tribune

North Coast Youth Envision Their Impact

Dream Quest Youth and adults at the Northcoast Youth Summit: Galen Treesong, John Hays, Angel Ramirez, Joe Hays, Jessica Smith, Adrian Cape, Snow Williams, Katrina Hodges, Becky Cape , Jules Hill, Shauna Hill, Nick Wilde, Trish Oakes and Kayla Pratt .



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