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  1. Delegates talk outdoor pot grow regulation in Humboldt CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    A group of 35 community delegates met Wednesday at the Wharfinger Building in Eureka to discuss plans and ideas for an ordinance that would regulate outdoor growing in Humboldt County. Activists, environmentalists, lawyers, bankers, supervisors and cannabis farmers gathered Wednesday in Eureka to bring together ideas for a land use ordinance regarding outdoor marijuana production in Humboldt County.

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  2. Redway man killed by gunshot, 3rd homicide case for sheriff's office this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    A homicide investigation is underway after a 40-year-old Redway man was fatally shot early Wednesday morning, with one suspect arrested, according to Humboldt County Sheriff's Office Lt. Steve Knight.

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  3. Officials identify man found off SR 255 near ArcataRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    A 34-year-old man found dead off State Route 255 near Arcata on Oct. 17 has been identified, but the Humboldt County Coroner's Office is still unsure how exactly he died - though it reports his death was not suspicious or criminal in nature. According to a coroner's office press release, Christopher Eddie Williamson had been a transient in Arcata and hailed from Portland, Oregon and Sedona, Arizona.

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  4. EPD: Rash of daytime burglaries hits cityRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    ... an active arrest warrant for felony possession of stolen property, the release states. He was booked in the Humboldt County jail on suspicion of felony possession of stolen property along with the warrant. Eureka police ask anyone with information ...

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  5. McKinleyville domestic violence report leads sheriff's office to hash labRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office says deputies found a hash lab along with 15 ounces of hash, over 60 pounds of marijuana and a 9-week-old puppy without food or water when they responded to a domestic disturbance at a McKinleyville residence Tuesday night, later arresting a man on suspicion of domestic battery and drug charges. According to a sheriff's office press release on Wednesday, the victim told deputies that her boyfriend, 56-year-old John Walter Wilson, threatened to kill her, allegedly grabbing a pellet rifle and threatening to hit her with it.

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  6. Pair suspected of repeat McKinleyville gas station armed robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    Authorities are on the lookout for two suspects believed to have robbed a McKinleyville gas station at knifepoint twice this month, most recently early Wednesday morning. The clerk, who was working at the 76 Gas and Go Mini Mart on Central Avenue during both robberies, told responding deputies he thought the same two men were the robbers - though they were more aggressive this time, according to a Humboldt County Sheriff's Office press release.

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  7. Sheriff's office IDs suspect in high-speed motorcycle chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office says over 20 calls from the public helped authorities identify the motorcyclist who evaded deputies in a high-speed chase last week. According to a press release sent Wednesday, the office has issued a "be-on-the-lookout" for 40-year-old Eureka resident Jason Andrue Meisner, who is wanted on suspicion of felony evasion of a police officer and on suspicion of violating felony probation for cultivation of marijuana.

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  8. Viacom Zaps SuddenlinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    ... - cable, telecom, broadcast TV, satellite, etc. Notably, no part of this programming decision was made in Humboldt County. In the present skirmish, Viacom executives in New York City decided to hijack a program carriage agreement with Suddenlink ...

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  9. Read On Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    Editor's Note: The following is an excerpt from local historian Jerry Rohde's recently released book, Both Sides of the Bluff: History of Humboldt County Places . An extensively researched chronicle more than a decade in the making, Rohde's book is filled with interesting material, from tales of murder and massacre to ingenuity and perserverence.

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  10. Fishing the North Coast: Forecasted rainfall may open all North Coast ...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    ... to fall through Friday morning with another three inches predicted to accumulate from Saturday's storm. In Humboldt County, the forecast is calling for roughly three inches combined from two systems, which should taper off by Sunday afternoon. This ...

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  11. Police: Eureka man found with stolen property after warrant arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Humboldt Beacon

    ... of stolen property from a burglary that was reported earlier this morning. Achane was transported to the Humboldt County Jail and booked on the felony warrant charge and a new felony charge of possession of stolen property. Anyone with information ...

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  12. Letter: Attempts to derail Measure P quite patheticRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    ... last-ditch political ploy. Perhaps the most cynical claim of opponents, repeated by this paper's editors ("Humboldt County's Measure P is more harm than good," Times-Standard, Oct. 18, Page A4), is that Measure P would prohibit the vaccination of ...

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  13. HCSO: Wanted motorcyclist identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Redwood Times

    The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office has identified the suspect involved in the pursuit on 10-16-2014, as Jason Andrue Meisner, 40 years old, from Eureka. A be-on-the-lookout for Meisner has been issued to all law enforcement agencies.

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  14. Fatal accident on 299 investigation reveals speed of 90 mph as factorRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Redwood Times

    ... texting. DUI as a factor in this collision remains under investigation pending a toxicology report from the Humboldt County Coroner's Office.

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  15. Homicide Arrest in RedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office arrested a man on suspicion of murder after a shooting at the Dean Creek Resort north of Redway early this morning. Jason Armstrong, 40, of Texas, was arrested after officers responded to the resort shortly after midnight.

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  16. Sheriff's office seeking McKinleyville armed robbery suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Redwood Times

    Today at approximately 1:15 a.m. the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office received a call regarding an armed robbery which had just occurred at the 76 Gas and Go Mini Mart , located 2698 Central Avenue, McKinleyville. The clerk told the dispatcher the two suspects left on foot, south on Central Avenue towards Reasor Road.

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  17. HCSO: Deputies find hash lab, underfed puppy in McKinleyville home...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Redwood Times

    On Tuesday, at approximately 11:30 p.m. the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office received a call regarding a domestic disturbance occurring in the 3600 block of Murray Road, McKinleyville. When deputies arrived at the residence, they met with the adult female victim who told the deputies her boyfriend, John Walter Wilson, 56 years old, had just exited the rear of the residence.

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  18. The 420Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NewsReview.com

    ... you have the right mindset, but mostly it's like working an assembly line. Don't just show up somewhere in Humboldt County with your scissors and a sign saying "will trim for weed." Marijuana is still illegal, and some people are less than ...

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  19. Green Diamond selling sawmillRead the original story

    Tuesday | Triplicate.com

    Timber company doubles land with Oregon purchase California Redwood Co., a subsidiary of Green Diamond, owner of the largest timber holdings in Del - SNorte County, is selling its sawmill in Humboldt County.

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  20. Sheriff's office investigating homicide in Garberville, suspect detainedRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office has detained a suspect for a fatal shooting that left one man dead early this morning in Garberville, according to Lt. Steve Knight.

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