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Wildfire smoke advisory for Orleans, Hoopa, Willow Creek, Garberville
For Friday, model suggests the potential for valley pooling of smoke may decrease slightly during early morning hours and widespread dispersion of smoke mid day through evening will continue.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Tribes travel to capital to voice concerns of Klamath-Trinity fish kills
Hoopa Tribe members and several federal officials toured the Trinity River by boat last week to see the effects of drought and the need for pre-emptive water releases from Trinity Lake.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Federal agency to reconsider Trinity-Klamath releases for salmon
Moss and blue-green algae on the Trinity River near Hoopa is one of the many signs of the ongoing drought.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Hoopa man arrested for allegedly beating his brother with a stick
On Thursday, at approximately 4:30 p.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office was notified of a man beating another man with a long stick in downtown Hoopa.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Huffman: Hoping for rain won't save state's salmon
Science students learn about the Water Cycle, where ocean water evaporates, condenses into clouds, precipitates into rain, and flows down streams and rivers back to the ocean.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Tribal protesters urge Secretary Jewell to stop Klamath River fish kill
Chairwoman Vigil-Masten also mentioned the lack of water in the Klamath and Trinity rivers having a profound impact on tribal members, especially during a time when there are no jobs, a lack of industry and a lack of financial resources.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Six Rivers National Forest names new supervisor
Merv George said he is humbled to be the first Native American to hold a forest supervisor position in the U.S. Forest Service.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
HCSO: Assault with a firearm in Hoopa
On Friday, at approximately 8 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office was notified of shots fired and a gun brandished on Pine Creek Road, Hoopa.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Fire season: Officials encourage residents to check Air Quality Alerts
Increased smoke is being reported in the communities of Coffee Creek, Trinity Center, Weitchpec and Orleans, and surrounding residents are encouraged to monitor Air Quality Alerts, according to a new release sent out by the North Coast Unified Air Quality Management District on Monday.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
North Coast Journal Weekly Politics
Feds: Want Extra Water? Show Us Dead Fish
An appeal from the Hoopa Tribe for more water down the Trinity River yielded no increase, as the Secretary of the Interior announced this week that extra flows, requested to prevent a potential fish kill on the Klamath, would not be released.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Fire crews expect full containment of Sugarbowl blaze
Fire crews who have been fighting the 10-acre Sugarbowl Fire near Hoopa over the last four days expected that they would have full containment of the blaze by Monday evening, according to the U.S. Forest Service.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Crews battling Sugarbowl Fire; one-way traffic on Highway 96
U.S. Forest Service firefighters worked overnight battling the 10-acre Sugarbowl Fire in the Six Rivers National Forest near Hoopa, which is expected to be 100 percent contained by Sunday morning, according to Forest Service Public Information Officer Peggi Lawrence.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
North Coast Journal Weekly Politics
The Search For Jeff Joseph
LA Weekly has a story this week about a family's search for their missing relative, Jeffrey Keith Joseph, an "L.A. man on probation for running a rogue pot shop in Venice."
Wildfire near Hoopa closes Highway 96
U.S. Forest Service and CalFire firefighters are currently battling a nearly 30-acre wildfire near the Hoopa and Willow Creek area, causing part of Highway 96 to be closed off, according to the Hoopa Valley Fire Department.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Sundberg appoints McKinleyville official Ben Shepherd to planning commission
Humboldt County 5th District Supervisor Ryan Sundberg has appointed McKinleyville Municipal Advisory Committee Chair Ben Shepherd to the planning commission to replace the temporarily appointed Steve Paine.