Fire near Piercy

UPDATE: Several residents have driven the area and are reporting to LoCO that there is no fire near there. ——————— The CHP site is reporting a brush fire on the northbound side of Highway 101.  Cal Fire has been notified and is presumably on the way. Below is a map of the gps coordinates provided by the CHP which are

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Man arrested with Money and Pot

  Linvell Williamson   Humboldt Co. Sheriff’s Press Release:   On 10-18-2012, approximately 7:00 p.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies stopped a Chevy Silverado pickup truck at Three Corners Market on Myrtle Avenue, Eureka for at traffic violation. After stopping the truck, deputies smelled the odor of green marijuana in and about the truck. A search of the pickup truck revealed

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Fire in Whitethorn

UPDATE 4:15 P.M.: Cal Fire’s Marty Hobbs reported that the fire is now under control.  The blaze burned an estimated one and a half acres but that may be revised.  The cause of the fire is under investigation but the are “leaning towards power lines” because there are downed lines.  But why the lines came down has yet to be

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New CHP Commander

  Chief Bridget Lott   CHP press release: On August 31st, 2012, CHP Northern Division welcomed Bridget Lott as the Northern Division Commander.  Chief Lott has been a member of the California Highway Patrol for 29 years.  Immediately prior to this promotional assignment, Lott served as an Assistant Chief in the Golden Gate Division with leadership responsibilities for five commands

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