Emergencies

March 2019

(UPDATE) Boot Prints Lead Rescuers to Missing SoHum Sisters; Girls Stayed Hydrated by Drinking Fresh Water From Huckleberry Leaves, Sheriff’s Office Says

February 2019

Ferndale Man Killed By Flood Waters Last Night; Rescuers Save Six People Trapped by High-Flowing Eel

Ferndale Schools Will Be Closed Thursday Due to Flooding, Road Closures

(VIDEO) Sector Humboldt Bay Responds After 55-Foot Charter Boat Breaks Loose From Its Moorings, Crashes Into Noyo River Basin Rocks

Sheriff’s Office Helps Eel River Valley Ranchers Herd Cattle to Higher Ground With Airboat

A Wet Morning, and The Eel Is Up Again! Delta Cattlemen Warned That Their Livestock May Soon Be Underwater

‘Life-Threatening’ Emergency on Humboldt Bay as Harbor Entrance Silts Up; Commercial Shipping Closed Down; Local Agencies Petitioning Feds for Early Dredging

(VIDEO) Sno-Cat Team Rescues Snowbound Driver on Bald Hills Road

No School in the Klamath-Trinity Today

Sheriff’s Office Uses Sno-Cat to Rescue Four Stranded on Highway 299 Overnight in Heavy Snow; Stay Safe by Checking This List of County Road Conditions

(UPDATE) SNOW DAY! Highway 101 Reopened Near Leggett, Highway 199 Closed North of Crescent City

Car Crash Takes Out Power to Myrtle Avenue; Traffic Snarled Near Sixth Street

January 2019

An Off-Duty Coast Guard Employee Rescued a Distressed Surfer at the North Jetty Yesterday

Pedestrian ‘Suddenly Appeared in the Lane In Front of Him,’ Driver Tells CHP of This Morning’s Crash

Crescent City Middle Schoolers Hospitalized After Taking Over-the-Counter Drugs at School

Eureka Man Missing For Several Weeks; Police Seek Public’s Help Finding Him

December 2018

Arcata House Opening its Extreme Weather Shelter Program Again Today; Act Soon for Services

(UPDATE: FOUND) Sheriff’s Office Searching for 53-Year-Old SoHum Man Who Went Missing While Cutting Firewood Yesterday

Sector Humboldt Bay Remembers Heroes Lost in Helicopter Crash During the 1964 Flood

Humboldt Bay Shut Down Completely as High Surf Pummels the North Coast

Man Survives Rolling Sedan off Highway 96 Into Icy Klamath River by Breathing From Air Pocket for Five Hours

Body Found in the Eel Wednesday Linked to Missing Santa Rosa Man Who Had Been Visiting His Sister in Eureka

Four-Year-Old Boy Suffers Major Injuries from Exploding Firecracker, Airlifted to UC Davis

November 2018

All Humboldt Bay Fire Units Will Start Packing Narcan, the Life-Saving Opioid Overdose-Reversal Drug, Starting Next Month

Assm. Jim Wood — a Forensic Dentist — is in Paradise, Helping Identify the Dead

Coast Guard Rescues Man Suffering Medical Emergency in Sailboat Five Miles Off Patrick’s Point

October 2018

Sheriff’s Office Issues Correction on Name of HSU Student Swept to Sea Yesterday

(UPDATES) Emergency at the North Jetty; Rescuers Searching for Young Man Reportedly Lost in the Sea

Sector Humboldt Bay Rescues Stranded Hiker Near Crescent City

Missing Crescent City Hunter Found Dead by National Guard Helicopter Crew

Mass Search Underway for Crescent City Man Who Vanished During Siskiyou County Hunting Trip

September 2018

Firefighters, Deputies Haul Out Man Stuck Inside a Courthouse Ventilation Shaft This Morning

(UPDATE: FOUND) SILVER ALERT: 87-Year-Old Lady With Dementia Missing From Her Myrtletown Home; Please Contact Police if You See Her

A Big, Goofy California Sea Lion Flopped Himself Up Onto the Highway Last Night, Causing Everyone a Lot of Trouble

(UPDATE) Woman Killed at Shasta Lake After Group Rolls Large Log Down Nearby Hillside

August 2018

Manhunt for ‘Missing’ Canadian Mother Who Didn’t Text Her Boyfriend Back for a Few Days Called Off After She and Her Daughter are Found Enjoying Their Planned Camping Trip to Orleans

Bomb Squad Called to McKinleyville to Deal With Suspicious Object, Which Actually Turned Out to Be a Bomb

(UPDATE) Stranded Family Rescued From North Jetty Rocks After Woman Falls Into Water

Portion of E Street Shut Down By Man on Roof Suffering From Mental Health Issues

Bomb Squad Blows Up ‘Suspicious Object’ in the Hiller Park Men’s Room; No Threat to Public

Holy Simulated Emergencies, Batman! HSU Will Be Holding a Realistic Fire Drill Complete With Smoking Buildings and Actors Crying for Help

Many Seafaring Boats Broke Down Saturday, But Sector Humboldt Bay Naturally Rescued Everyone at Risk

July 2018

More Power Outages Hit Mendo and Lake Counties, Affecting 50k People; Gas Unavailable; Traffic Backed Up

Emergency Water Releases May Cause Fluctuating Levels in Trinity River; Trinity Power Plant Impacted By Carr Fire

(UPDATE) Tens of Thousands of Customers Without Electricity; Mendocino, Lake Counties Hit With Massive Power Outage

Sheriff’s Office Asks for Help Finding ‘Possibly Disoriented’ Man Last Seen on Logging Road South of Eureka

June 2018

Arcata Fire District Credits Bystanders With Saving the Life of a Man Experiencing Coronary Event This Morning

Dog Attack in Arcata Mobile Home Park Monday Will Likely Lead to Euthanization

(UPDATE) Arcata 14-Year-Old Missing Since Last Week; Police Seeking Public Help Locating Him

May 2018

State Steps in to Help Humboldt Investigate Alarming Rise in HIV Cases


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