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  1. Authorities conduct raid to help Yurok tribe combat illegal pot growsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star

    ... The operation will take down grows "in every direction you can go from here," Lt. George Cavinta of the Humboldt County Sheriff's Drug Task Force promised, gesturing to the rugged hills. The breakthrough came in April when, thanks to urging from the ...

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  2. Supervisors seek countywide plastic bag ban, renew Wildlife Services contractRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    ... White Creek in McKinleyville on Tuesday. County supervisors are considering a plastic bag ban ordinance. The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors directed staff to begin crafting an ordinance for a countywide ban of single-use plastic bags during ...

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  3. SWAT team arrests Alderpoint homicide suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    The hunt for a homicide suspect ended this morning when the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office SWAT team arrested Matthew Aaron Brown after another body was found in the Rancho Sequoia area of Alderpoint - the fourth homicide there in the last 24 months, according to officials.

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  4. La Dolce Video co-owners plan new venture in ArcataRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    ... several of her customers at La Dolce Video in Arcata that there are no independent movies being shown in Humboldt County, so she and business partner Merrick McKinlay have decided to give the people what they want. Hennessy and McKinlay are raising ...

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  5. 'Finding Bigfoot' goes to Bobo's old stomping grounds: His dad shows upRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    travelled to Humboldt County, California, on Sunday night's episode. This is Bobo's territory, and the team met some of his friends and family. Bobo entered the crowded town hall meeting and yelled out an enthusiastic "Hey, Humboldt!" The episode was ...

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  6. Marijuana raids help Yurok Indians take back their landRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | SFGate

    Yurok police are among several law enforcement agencies that are conducting raids on marijuana-growing operations in Humboldt County that have infringed on Indian land, water supplies and cultural activities.

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  7. Business Sense: Making the skies friendlierRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    ... travel. The present day reality of air travel, unfortunately, is a far cry from this rose-hued ideal. We in Humboldt County have been particularly affected as a small rural destination with only one carrier providing service. There's no need to ...

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  8. Shooting suspect in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Redwood Times

    On Monday, at approximately 9:49 p.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call from a resident in the Rancho Sequoia area of Humboldt County who reported there had been a shooting and someone was shot.

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  9. Sheriff's office arrests Rancho Sequoia shooting suspectRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Redwood Times

    ... in connection with a shooting Monday night in the Rancho Sequoia area is in custody, according to officials. Humboldt County Sheriff's Office Lt. Steve Knight said 30-year-old Matthew Aaron Brown, who is also a suspect in the Friday shooting of ...

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  10. Alderpoint Homicide Suspect Caught Following Second ShootingRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    Rancho Sequoia homicide suspect Matthew Aaron Brown was captured by the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office this morning after another apparent fatal shooting Monday night.

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  11. Jenny Scheinman brings 'Littlest Prisoner' to Bay AreaRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... Bear Proof. By the way, Scheinman is one of Northern California's own. She grew up in Petrolia in remote Humboldt County near Cape Mendocino. The violinist started playing professional in the Bay Area before decamping a decade ago for New York. ...

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  12. Officials identify suspect, victim in Alderpoint homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times-Standard

    The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office is currently on the lookout for a suspect in Friday's homicide at Alderpoint, the third killing in the Rancho Sequoia Drive area within 24 months, according to Lt.

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  13. Old Glory flies again at St. Joseph HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times-Standard

    ... or anything like that." Broomall said dairyman Dennis Leonardi, vice chairman of the St. Joseph Health Humboldt County Board of Trustees, stepped up to donate the new pole when it was discovered the old one couldn't be reinstalled. "The last pole in ...

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  14. Eureka double-murder case prelim reset due to illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times-Standard

    The Thursday preliminary hearing scheduled in the Eureka double-homicide case was delayed for two weeks during an intervention hearing at the Humboldt County Superior Courthouse today due to Assistant District Attorney Kelly Neel having been out of the office due to illness.

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  15. Preliminary hearing in Garberville murder case reset againRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times-Standard

    The preliminary hearing for murder suspect Benjamin Jasper Carter was rescheduled to next week during a brief hearing at the Humboldt County Superior Courthouse today due to an officer being unavailable to give testimony, according to Deputy District Attorney Luke Brownfield.

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  16. Authorities seeking suspect in Alderpoint homicideRead the original story

    Yesterday | Humboldt Beacon

    Humboldt County Sheriff's Office deputies are looking for the suspect who shot and killed a man Friday night in the 2000 block of Rancho Sequoia area near Alderpoint.

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  17. Escaped inmate, his father arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times-Standard

    Escaped Humboldt County jail inmate Ronald Sanchez Jr. was arrested today at his Eureka residence shortly after escaping a citizen's arrest in the Burr Valley area a few days prior, according to Humboldt County Sheriff's Office Detective Sam Williams.

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  18. Prosecution given more prep time in Arcata fatal stabbing caseRead the original story

    Yesterday | Times-Standard

    Humboldt County District Attorney Paul Gallegos was granted two more weeks of preparation time today to convince a superior court judge not to sever three codefendants' cases related to the death of an Arcata chef.

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  19. HCSO: Suspects Ronald Snider Sanchez, Ronald Sanchez Sr. arrestedRead the original story

    Monday | Humboldt Beacon

    On Saturday, at approximately 9:15 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call regarding three suspects observed trying to break into a neighbor's cabin in the Burr Valley area.

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  20. Victim killed in Arcata fire identifiedRead the original story

    Monday | Redwood Times

    ... killed Sunday when a residence on West End Road in Arcata was engulfed in flames, according to officials. Humboldt County Coroner Dave Parris said 86-year-old Jack P. Wilson was found in his home on the 9000 block of West End Road around 11:54 a.m. ...

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