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Location of Sunday's 6.9 quake reduced impact to North Coast
Sunday's 6.9 magnitude earthquake may have been more powerful than the county's last major earthquake in 2010, but it resulted in significantly less damage, authorities said today.
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Mon Mar 10, 2014
Depth, Distance Reduce Impact of California Quake
One of the largest earthquakes to hit California in decades rattled the state's northern coast, but its depth and distance from shore reduced the impact on land, where there were no reports of injuries or damage, scientists and authorities said.
KTIV-TV Sioux City
Depth, distance reduce impact of California quake
The Smithsonian Board of Regents on Monday named Cornell University President Dr. David Skorton to lead the world's largest museum and research complex in the nation's capital.
USGS: 6.9-magnitude earthquake hits off Northern California coast
A massive 6.9-magnitude earthquake hit off the coast of Northern California Sunday evening, 50 miles west of Eureka, Calif., according to the USGS.
Powerful quake shakes California; no injuries
A very strong earthquake rattled the Northern California coast and was widely felt across the region, but authorities said early Monday that there were no reports of any injuries or damages.
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Malaysia's Department of Civil Aviation director general Azharuddin Abdul Rahman, right, speaks as Malaysia Airlines Group Chief Executive Ahmad Jauhari Yahyain listens during a press conference at a hotel in Sepang, Malaysia, Monday, March 10, 2014.
Marin Independent Journal
6.9 quake miles off Eureka coast Sunday; no tsunami warning
A 6.9-magnitude earthquake 50 miles off the coast of Eureka rattled hundreds of North Coast residents at 10:18 p.m. Sunday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Powerful earthquake strikes off N. California coast, but no tsunami danger
A powerful magnitude-6.9 earthquake struck late Sunday night off the coast of Northern California, but there were no immediate reports of injury or damage and no danger of a tsunami, officials said.
No Tsunami Warning after 6.9-Magnitude Earthquake Off Eureka
A powerful earthquake struck off the Northern California coast late Sunday but no tsunami warnings were issued in the wake of the 6.9-magnitude quake .
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Big quake strikes off N. Calif., no tsunami threat
Officials say a powerful magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck Sunday night off the coast of Northern California, but there were no early signs of a tsunami.
Series of quakes - including 6.9 temblor - hits off coast of Eureka
A 3.3 quake shook about 40 miles west of Eureka at 10:04 p.m., followed 14 minutes by a 6.9 quake, which was centered around the same area at a depth of 4.3 miles, according to the USGS .
Contra Costa Times
Magnitude 6.9 earthquake hits 50 miles west of Eureka
Officials say a powerful magnitude-6.9 earthquake struck Sunday night off the coast of Northern California, but there were no early signs of a tsunami.
Whitworth grad evacuated from Ukraine
More than 200 United States Peace Corps Volunteers serving in Ukraine have been evacuated as a safety precaution.
Is Humboldt County ready for the Man-PACK?
I recently penned a column about men who cry at weddings, attend weekly yoga classes, and make appointments for sea-salt facial scrubs and hair stylists.
Audubon writing contest deadline nears
The Redwood Region Audubon Society is sponsoring its ninth annual Student Nature Writing Contest.
Outdoor marijuana grow ordinance review to continue in April
After running out of time during their meeting last week, Humboldt County Planning Commissioners said they will continue their discussion on a proposed outdoor medical marijuana grow ordinance at their April 3 meeting.
Local businesses help Green Team take out the trash; drive encourages community cleanup efforts
When the management of North Coast retailer Pacific Outfitters learned of an employee's efforts to clean up local trash, they decided to get behind him to co-found the PacOut Green Team, dedicated to keeping the places where Humboldt County people play free of litter and debris.
Ukiah Daily Journal
Man carrying stuffed fish arrested
A Eureka man was arrested in Ukiah Wednesday after being spotted carrying a large stuffed fish, the Ukiah Police Department reported.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
North Coast Journal Weekly Politics
There Will Be a Supervisors Race
Fourth District Supe Virginia Bass and 5th District Supe Ryan Sundberg don't get to put up their feet this this year.
Candidates submit signatures to Elections Office; Friday marked filing deadline
The majority of candidates filing for local races didn't wait until the last minute to turn their signatures into the Humboldt County Elections Office, officials said Friday.