| May 13, 2011
| 12:26 PM
It’s no secret California lawmakers are making tough decisions to balance the state’s budget, and now their cuts could impact your vacation plans.
California State Parks announced Friday a plan to close up to 70 of their 278 parks around...
| May 28, 2011
| 4:59 PM
SACRAMENTO (KTLA) -- Sixteen of the parks scheduled for closure under Governor Jerry Brown's latest budget may be allowed to stay open thanks to federal funding.
State parks officials announced plans to close 70 parks earlier this month due to the budget...
| May 27, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Roscoe: The funeral service for Doris Neuharth Fischer Baer, 82, of Roscoe is 10 a.m. Saturday at Eureka Reformed Church, with the Rev. David Dawn leading the worship.
Burial will be in the Eureka City Cemetery.
Visitation is 5-7 p.m. Friday at...
| May 28, 2011
Irene Gilbert, who persuaded her mentor, Stella Adler, to open an acting school in Los Angeles in 1985 and then served as its director for 20 years, has died. She was 76.
Gilbert died May 21 of complications related to Alzheimer's disease at her son's...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 3:05 PM
Death notices and obituaries submitted for tomorrow's newspaper:
Jack C. Jones, 87, of Eureka, died Monday.
Marla Rae (Grupe) Sasse, 73, of Galt, Calif., formerly of Britton, died Tuesday.
Raymond E. Bocker Sr., 90 of Britton, died today, Wednesday....
| Jun 2, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Aberdeen: Mass of Christian Burial for Leitha Mae Janes, 90, Aberdeen, will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 3, 2011, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 409 Third Ave. S.E. Leitha's son, Father David Janes will be the celebrant. Con-celebrating will be the...
| Jun 4, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Eureka: Alice Kurle, 82, of Eureka died Friday, May 27, 2011, at the Eureka Community Hospital.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, June 6, 2011, at St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Eureka, with Pastor Dianne Rood-Kiesz leading the service....
| Jun 14, 2011
| 4:27 PM
Three quakes rumbled along the California coast Tuesday morning.
The first was a magnitude 3.1 earthquake that hit just before 5 a.m. It was centered around 9 miles northeast of San Jose’s City Hall.
The second was just 30 minutes later centered...
| Jun 17, 2011
Lemons are most in demand in summer, for making lemonade, serving with cocktails and squeezing on fish. There's a little bit of a disconnect with production, which is concentrated, from different growing areas, in the fall to spring months; but there's...
| Feb 4, 2010
A magnitude-5.9 earthquake rattled the nerves of some residents living in Eureka Thursday afternoon, but did little in the way of damage or injuries.
The quake was centered along the Northern California coastline about 40 miles away from Eureka and...
| Dec 5, 2009
Paul Dobbins and Tollef Olson admit they still have a kink in their scheme to use seaweed to revolutionize American eating habits, clean the environment, lower the federal trade deficit and make themselves fabulously rich.
Call it the yuck factor.
| Apr 9, 2009
Federal fishery managers voted unanimously Wednesday to ban commercial salmon fishing off the coast of California for the second year in a row, a move some fishermen fear could imperil the industry's future in the name of saving it.
The Pacific Fishery...