Articles by LoCO Staff | Lost Coast Outpost | Humboldt County

Articles by LoCO Staff

September 2020

One Shot in Klamath After Dispute Between Roommates, Yurok Tribal Police Say

West Zone of August Complex Grows to 91,430 Acres; 21 Structures Destroyed

Red Salmon Complex Grows to 103,276 Acres, 20 Percent Contained

Air Quality for Areas of Trinity County Expected to Remain ‘Unhealthy’ Today

(AUDIO) HUMBOLDT HOLDING UP: What’s Up With Rio Dell? Mayor Debra Garnes Talks About One of Humboldt’s Oft-Overlooked Communities

McKinleyville Man Arrested After Allegedly Holding His Girlfriend Hostage, Prompting SWAT Team Response Friday Night

HA? This Year’s Savage Henry Comedy Festival Will Be Mostly Online

SWAT Team in McKinleyville for Possible Hostage Situation

Eureka Woman Dies in Head-On Motorcycle Collision With Dodge Nitro in Cutten

OBITUARY: Stevan Todd Couch, 1959-2020

OBITUARY: Susanne Angela Koch McCurdy, 1949-2020

One Shot After Six-Person Civil Dispute at Home on Highway 36, Sheriff’s Office Says; No Arrests Made Yet

Evacuation Orders Lifted for All Humboldt County Areas Affected by Fire; Parts of Southern Humboldt Still Under ‘Warning’ Status

OBITUARY: Karen Grace Jacobsen, 1944-2020

Deputy Heath Officer Josh Ennis Addresses Media Questions on COVID Masking and Smoky Conditions, Visitation at Assisted Living Facilities and More

EUREKA BANK ROBBERY: EPD Seeking Believed Armed and Dangerous Suspects in Midday Henderson Center Heist

SMOKE REPORT: Conditions Looking Good on the Coast; Relief Possibly Coming for Inland Areas With Chance of Rain Later in the Week

OBITUARY: Tawny Deann James, 1988-2020

OBITUARY: Nancy Lee Smith, 1940-2020

OBITUARY: Carol A. Huddleston, 1945-2020

OBITUARY: Bonnie Kendel Olesen, 1942-2020

Eureka Stabbing Suspect Arrested After Another Unrelated Alleged Assault in a Moving Vehicle

Unhealthy Air Conditions Continue in Eastern Humboldt, Trinity County

A Big Pile of Slash Caught Fire at a Mill on Arcata’s West End Road, and it Continues to Smolder

Legit Farmers and Ranchers Can Get Day Passes Into the SoHum Evacuation Zone to Tend to Their Crops and Animals Now, County Says

OBITUARY: Joshua Ryan Keppner, 1986-2020

OBITUARY: Janice Niclai, 1933-2020

OBITUARY: Emma Mary (Peterposten) Filippini, 1920-2020

EPD: Felony Warrants Issued For Heroin Sales Suspects Identified During HACHR Fact-Finding Investigation

The Air Outside is Still Absolute Garbage

Overturned Semi Shuts Down 101 at Fernbridge; Detour Available

OBITUARY: Ann King, 1935-2020

OBITUARY: Jeffrey ‘Jeff’ Bryan Boydstun, 1964-2020

OBITUARY: Vikki Ann Howard, 1951-2020

OBITUARY: Robert Wesley Branchini, 1966-2020

OBITUARY: Shirlee Carlson, 1939-2020


Boat Sinks 28 Miles South of Eureka; Two Crew Members Rescued, Coast Guard Says

All Evacuation Orders and Warnings Lifted for Oak Fire Burning Near Willits

West Zone of August Complex Grows to 30,600 Acres; 13,926 Structures Threatened, Calfire Says

‘Unhealthy’ Air Quality Forecast for Greater Eureka Area Today

Firefighters Make ‘Significant Progress’ on Red Salmon Complex

FIRE UPDATE: August Complex Grows to Over 875,000 Acres, Still Has Not Burned into Humboldt County; Red-Salmon Fire Continues to Grow; Slater Fire Smaller Than Initially Estimated

(AUDIO) HUMBOLDT HOLDING UP: Supervisor Estelle Fennell on Humboldt’s Fire Response, COVID Impacts, Social Media Misinformation and the Upcoming Election

AIR QUALITY UPDATE: ‘Very Unhealthy Conditions Likely’ Across Humboldt Today

Evacuation Order Downgraded to Warning Status for Communities South of Hwy. 36 to Casterlin Road

Hosting Fire Refugees? Here are the County’s Best Practices for ‘Sheltering Safely’ During the Pandemic

Bear River Band of Rohnerville Rancheria Welcoming Fire Refugees

(VIDEO) Humboldt State Has Planted a First-of-its-Kind Commercial Seaweed Farm in Humboldt Bay

Today’s Air Quality is Unhealthy to Very Unhealthy Across the North Coast