Emergencies

Brief Scare in Ridgewood Heights: Streets Closed, Elementary School on Lockdown as Armed, Disturbed Man Makes Threats

70-Year-Old Woman and Her Dogs Found Alive and Well After Having Been Trapped in Crashed Car For Four Days

UPDATE: Small Plane Headed for ACV Crashes in Benicia, California With Two on Board

Need to Breathe Something Other Than Smoke? The County Has Six Clean-Air Centers Set Up in the Klamath-Trinity Region and on the Coast

Industrial Propane Tank Hitched to Old Town Food Truck Bursts Under Pressure of Today’s Sizzling Sun

Public Health: People Who Had Contact With Child Struck by Meningitis Patient Have All Been Notified

Eureka Child Hospitalized With Serious, Contagious Form of Meningitis; People Who May Have Had Contact Are Being Notified

(VIDEO) Distressed Horsey in a Hole Pulled From Tree Stump Tomb by Team of Rescuers

AIR QUALITY ALERT: Officials Warn of ‘Very Unhealthy’ Air Quality Conditions Along the Klamath River as Wildfires Continue to Grow

(UPDATES) Fire at Manila Homeless Encampment on the Bay Burns Structure to the Ground; Police Respond to Report of Assault at Scene, Find No Suspects

Rio Dell Man Airlifted to Redding Following Backwoods Solo-Vehicle Crash

BEWARE: We All Got Suckered By the Cheap Eclipse Glasses on Amazon

(UPDATED) Eureka Police Respond to Bomb Scare in Old Town Apartment Building

(UPDATE) Fire Northwest of Garberville Closes Alderpoint Road; Evacuations Underway

Bomb Squad and its Bomb-Bot Make Late Night Call to Midtown Eureka on Report of Weird Object in the Street

(UPDATED) A Team of Rescuers is Trying to Save a Humpback Whale That’s Been Tangled in Fishing Gear Since Last Week

Humboldt County Correctional Officer Rescues Inmate From Suicide Attempt During Routine Cell Check

Man Impeding Investigation Dies From Medical Emergency After Being Released From Handcuffs, HCSO Says

Have You Seen Her? Sheriff Office Asks for Public’s Help in Locating Missing Trinidad Woman

Ammonia Tank Explodes as Fire Crews Excavate Debris at Scene of Eureka Waterfront Fire

Teens Stranded on Smith River Airlifted by U.S. Coast Guard After Their Vessel Capsized in Swift Waters

Be Safe This Memorial Day Weekend: Humboldt Rivers are Swift and Cold

Body Reportedly Found in Eel River, Sheriff’s Office Actively Investigating

(VIDEO) Sector Humboldt Bay Rescues Distressed Hiker on the Lost Coast Trail

Sheriff’s Office Says Missing Person Liz Smith Has Been Found Safe in Del Norte County

After Extensive Search, Family Friends Find Body of SoHum Pilot Who Crashed Into the Eel Nearly Two Weeks Ago

Bomb Squad Blows Up Suspicious Device Near Eureka Mall

Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Divers Recover Body of Missing Happy Camp Man from Klamath River, Case Investigated as Possible Homicide

CHP Rescues 16-Year-Old Kid Who Slid Off the Road in the Deep Boondocks in the Middle of the Night, Discover He is a Missing Person From Montana

WARNING! A Big, Fast Blast of Water is Going to be Sent Down the Trinity Tomorrow; High Flows Will Last a Week

Firefighters Wash Five-Block-Long Trail of Blood From Old Town Eureka’s Sidewalk

Some Ladies Followed Their GPS’s Directions Out Into the Deep, Deep Boons, So the Sheriff’s Office Had to Mobilize a Rescue

Dam Failure? It Could Happen Here. Northern Humboldt Emergency Agencies Plan for ‘Wall of Water’ They Hope Will Never Come

What Would Happen if the Dam at Ruth Lake Failed?

Did Your Stuff Get Ruined In the Latest Flood? There May Be Some Money for You, County Says

Police Stationed Near the Old Bracut KOA Campground, Attempting to Deal With Suicidal Subject

Many Customers in Hoopa/Willow Creek/Orleans Should Be Getting Their Power Back Today, Says PG&E

SCANNER TRAFFIC INDICATES: Crazy River Rescue Last Night, as Man Floats Downstream With Disabled Truck

Eureka Police Chief Names the Four Officers Who Opened Fire in Last Week’s Downtown Officer-Involved Shooting

WATCH: Sector Humboldt Bay Airlifts a Guy Who Fell Off a Trinidad Bluff Today

Man Goes Missing in the Alderpoint Area; Sheriff’s Office Seeks Help Finding Him

SNOW RESCUE! Sheriff’s Office, Highway Patrol, PG&E Spend Two Days Getting to Stranded Woman

Missing Eureka Four-Year-Old Safe and Sound; Apparent Misunderstanding Led Father to Assume Custody of Child, Sheriff’s Office Says

Helicopter Circling Ridgewood Drive/McKay Tract Area With Searchlight

(UPDATE) Law Enforcement Massed in Hoopa for Barricaded Subject; Highway 96 May Be Closed

MALL LIVES MATTER: Walmart Evacuated After Poison Freon Gas Spewed From Broken Freezer Pipe

Sheriff’s Office Responds in Force to Walnut Avenue After Several Silent 911 Calls

(UPDATED) MISSING WOMAN: Fortuna Police Searching for Missing 81-Year-Old

Some Folks Decided to Go Out a-Sailing During Weekend Storms, So Sector Humboldt Bay Rescued Their Sorry Asses

(VIDEO) BAYSIDE HORSE RESCUE! Arcata Fire District, Sheriff’s Office Team Up to Free Trapped Horsey