Emergencies

October 2019

UPDATED: Press Conference at the Humboldt County Office of Emergency Services

PG&E Spokesperson Confirms That They’re Planning For Three to Five Days of Blackout, Talks About Why Humboldt Had to Be Deenergized

Want to Help Out? You Can Still Donate Blood Today

County to Open Emergency ‘Resource Centers’ at Redwood Acres, CR; Charging Station for Medical Devices Available in Eureka

(AUDIO) KHUM’s Cliff Berkowitz Interviews Sean Quincey of the Humboldt County Office of Emergency Services

Humboldt Goes Dark: The Great PG&E Shutdown of 2019 is Upon Us

THAT’S IT: The Big Power Shutdown is Definitely Going to Hit Humboldt Too

(UPDATE) OFFICE OF EDUCATION: Most Schools Will Stay Open Tomorrow, Whether There is Power Or Not, But There Are A Couple of Exceptions

The Power WILL Be Cut Off to a Large Swath of California Tonight … But There’s Maybe a Chance That Some of Humboldt Will Escape That Fate?

Humboldt Bay Fire, Eureka Police Department Share Safety Tips in Preparation of Looming Power Outage

County Emergency Services Issue Statement on Potential Days-Long Power Shutoff; Says PG&E Working on Plan to Backfill Power at King Salmon Plant

(UPDATES) BLACKOUT ALERT: That Big, Upcoming PG&E Shutdown May Well Include Humboldt After All, Says County Office of Emergency Services

(UPDATE) Fearing Wildfire, PG&E Could Shut Off Power to As Many As 30 California Counties Wednesday (But Probably Not Humboldt)

[UPDATE: ALL CLEAR] Unmanned Inflatable Boat Found Drifting Near Crescent City Prompts Coast Guard Search

September 2019

UPDATE: Sector Humboldt Bay Rescues Three People Sailing From Washington to San Francisco After Boat Loses Propulsion in 20-Foot Seas

(VIDEO) Coasties Rescue Three People, One Chihuahua From Sailboat in Rough Seas Near the Humboldt-Del Norte Border

(UPDATES) (PHOTOS) Emergency at the North Jetty; One Surfer Picked Up by Coast Guard After Companions Attempt Rescue

Arcata Fire Rescues Two After Dead Tree Falls on Homeless Encampment

(VIDEO) Sector Humboldt Bay Rescues Two Injured Firefighters Hit By Falling Rocks While Battling Middle Fire in Trinity Alps

Sector Humboldt Bay Rescues Two Men Stranded on Island at Mouth of the Eel River After Personal Watercraft Fails

August 2019

Local Man Daniel Komins Found Dead in Trinity Alps; Preliminary Investigation Reveals the Missing Hiker May Have Fallen in Steep, Rocky Terrain

Blue Lake Volunteer Fire Department Shares List of Items Public Can Donate to Aid Search Efforts for Daniel Komins

California National Guard, Governor’s Office of Emergency Services Join Effort to Find Missing Trinity Alps Hiker From Blue Lake

Kayakers Help Sheriff’s Office Recover Body Near Trinidad State Beach

July 2019

Here’s What All That Helicopter Noise Was in Rio Dell Earlier This Morning

Freshwater-Area Logging Accident Leaves One With ‘Severe Extremity Injury’; Humboldt Bay Fire and Allies Extricate Man From Underneath Equipment

Coast Guard Rescues Stranded Hiker At Patrick’s Point On Fourth of July

June 2019

(VIDEO) Calfire Helicopter Team Rescues Two Swimmers Stranded on Rock By Swift Van Duzen Current

Del Norte Rescuers Search for Missing Woman Whose Kayak Sank on Lake Earl Sunday

May 2019

(UPDATE: KID FOUND) Search Underway for Seven-Year-Old Who Walked Away From School in Weott This Afternoon

WELCOME the REDNOUR! Coast Guard State-of-the-Art Cutter Visits the North Coast Just as Everyone Seems to Need Rescuing

April 2019

Mendo Coast Person Accidentally Lists Live Military Explosive On Craigslist; Humboldt Bomb Squad Assists in Emergency Response

Two Del Norte County Residents Named as Victims of Last Week’s Fatal Oregon Plane Crash

The Eureka Inn Will Be Teeming With Law Enforcement Today; The Sheriff’s Office Says There’s Nothing to Worry About

Pleasure Boat Smashes Into Rocks Off Shelter Cove, Prompting Second Rescue of Craft’s Crew in the Last Month

March 2019

House Fire Off Eureka’s West Avenue Started in Hash Lab-Containing Garage, Says Humboldt Bay Fire

Sheriff’s Bomb Squad Deactivates Weird Marine Flare Someone Found on the Beach

Eureka Police Save Man With New Narcan Kits Early This Morning

Man Occupying Dumpster Nearly Compacted After Garbage Truck Empties Bin; Crescent City Firefighters Say the Incident Could Have Been Fatal

Annual Tsunami Warning Test Cancelled This Year Due to Lingering Effects of Government Shutdown

Eureka Police Now Pack Narcan, the Drug That Reverses Opioid Overdoses and Saves Lives

(VIDEO) Watch the Moment the Missing SoHum Sisters Were Reunited With Their Family Members

(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


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