Articles by John Ross Ferrara

June 2018

Beloved Local Cow ‘Danniel,’ Thought to Be World’s Tallest, Dies

(PHOTOS) Big Black Bear Caught Lounging in Kneeland Cow Trough

Foreign Succulent Poachers Plead Guilty to Felony Charges, Sentenced to Nearly 4 Years in State Prison

Local Brewing Company to Unveil Pride Month Beer; All Proceeds to Be Donated to LGBTQ Groups

Fortuna Police Arrest Wanted Felon After Three-Hour Standoff

Local Heroes Pull Couple From Burning Wreck Near Hopland; ‘Thank God They Were There to Help,’ Fire Chief Says

K9 Kai Sniffs Out 11 Grams of Cocaine, Puts Another Suspected Drug Dealer Behind Bars

PG&E Power Lines Tied to 12 Northern California Wildfires That Killed 18 Last Fall, Calfire Says; Eight Fire Investigations Sent to DAs’ Offices for ‘Evidence of Alleged Violations of State Law’

Polluted Clam and Luffenholtz Beaches Land on Heal The Bay’s Top 10 ‘Beach Bummers’ List Once Again

Redding Police: Investigation Ongoing to Determine Who Stole the 14 Show Dogs

(UPDATE) DOGS FOUND! Redding Police Report the Van and 14 Show Dogs Stolen From Redding In-N-Out Have Been Recovered

Citizen Complaints Lead Sheriff’s Deputies to Miranda Home Filled With ‘Large Number’ of Pills, Meth, Loaded Syringes, Weed

(PHOTOS) Van Carrying 15 Show Dogs Stolen From Redding Fast Food Parking Lot

Suspect Arrested for Murder of Man Whose Remains Were Found by Yurok Tribal Police in Klamath in 2014

Spot an Elk? The CDFW Wants You to Report Your Sightings On Its New Statewide Elk Map

Superintendent of Whiskeytown National Recreation Area Investigated for Array of Allegations, Including Misuse of Government Funds, Sexual Harassment

DO NOT Cuddle Wild Baby Animals; No Matter How Cute or Helpless They Look, CDFW Says

Gaze Upon Rio Dell’s New Elk Art That Moves in the Wind

REMINDER: Nana Can Cruise the Local Beaches in Style With These Sweet Beach Wheelchair Rentals Available at No Cost

Trucker Helps Arrest McKinleyville Man Going for Wyoming State Trooper’s Gun During Altercation; 74 Pounds of Pot, Some Crack Found in His Vehicle, Highway Patrol Says

May 2018

Check Out This 148-Foot Luxury Sailing Yacht Currently Anchored in Trinidad Harbor

(PHOTOS) Late Business Titan’s 26,600-Acre Ranch In Heart of Emerald Triangle On Market for $31 Million

Kneeland Volunteer Fire Department Loses Only Water Tanker After Road Collapses; Fire Response Time Greatly Affected Until Another is Purchased

Multi-Car Crash Shuts Down Two Lanes On H Street

K-9 Kai Helps Crescent City Police Nab Felon In Possession of Loaded Handgun, Drugs, Shotgun Ammo

Man Likely Saved the Lives of Two People Clinging to Ocean Rocks in Crescent City, Sheriff’s Office Says

Strong Winds Forecast Along the Coast for Memorial Day Weekend

Sheriff’s Office Asks for $40,000 in Donations to Buy Dual-Threat K-9 ‘Gusto, Says It Needs a New Pooch to Take Down Bad Guys

(PHOTOS) Bon Voyage! The Silver Explorer Leaves Humboldt Bay; Good Times Had by Tourists and Locals Alike

(PHOTOS) Eureka Has Cruise Ship! The Silver Explorer Docks in Humboldt Bay

Fire Consumes Trailer in Crescent City, Kills Dog

Mendo Sheriff’s Office Asks for Help Finding Woman Missing in Piercy Area Possibly Suffering From Dementia

(UPDATE) HSU Police Seize Vehicle, Serve Search Warrant in Connection to Assault Reported in Pepperwood Hall

Evildoers Beware: K-9 Kai Assists Crescent City CHP With Drug, Weapons Bust

Sheriff’s Office Asks for Help Locating Missing Blue Lake Woman

Cruise-a-Palooza 2018: A Cruise Ship Will Soon Unleash a Swarm of Out-of-Towners and Their Sweet-Sweet Coin Upon Humboldt County

Former Lumberjack Football Star Alex Cappa Signs First NFL Contract

Just One Local Brewery Will Be on Tap at Oyster Fest This Year, After Negotiations Sour Between Arcata Main Street and Group of Local Brewers

Cass Bell Wins First Pro Fight, Submits Opponent With Guillotine Choke Hold at Bellator 199

(VIDEO) Arcata Mixed Martial Artist Cass Bell Set to Fight in First Pro Bout Tonight at Bellator 199

It’s a Rather Blustery Day: 30 to 50 MPH Winds Forecast for the Emerald Coast Today

(VIDEO) Local Celebrity Chef Guy Fieri Surprise Visits Talented Young Chef Who Beat Cancer Three Times

Skeletal Remains Found North of Hart Family Crash Site

Woman Calls Sheriff’s Office for Help After Bees Swarm Her Car on Walnut Drive

(VIDEO) Humboldt CHP Tails Whales Off Trinidad Coast During Flight Training

HSU Administration Questions Hired Financial Expert’s Motives, Suggests He Has Misinformed View of CSU System’s Financial Rules

(SCANNER AUDIO) Firefighters Stop Forward Progress of Escaped Control Burn Near Fernbridge

Taser and Pepper Spray Used to Bring Man Fighting With Arcata Police Officer Into Custody

Drug Task Force Arrests Two During Hoopa Drug, Gun Bust

Apartment Fire on I Street Likely Caused by Malfunctioning Wall Heater, HBF Says