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Posted on: January 22, 2020

New Hours at Willow Creek Office

Hello, and welcome to my new communications channel! Our county website is a great place to go for information on what the county is up to, and on my web page you can find out more about the 5th District and sign up to get notified whenever I sha...

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Additional Info... 5th District Supervisor

 
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Posted on: February 11, 2020

Website Accessibility Policy

This is our annual distribution of Humboldt County’s  Website Accessibility Policy.  Below is a list of related documents/pages:

Website Accessibility Policy

Web Standards and Style Guide

Website Questions/Comments Form

VPAT Inform...

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ADA Compliance Accessibility

 
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Posted on: September 8, 2020

Dates Changed for GoHumCo Virtual Town Hall Meetings on Marketing Humboldt Cannabis

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Due to the ongoing fire emergency near the southern Humboldt County line, the county’s virtual two town hall meetings are being rescheduled to Sept. 29 and Oct. 2. Please see below for more details, including Zoom link info.

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County Administrative Office
Posted on: August 27, 2020

Virtual Groundbreaking Ceremony To Be Held for New Garberville Campus Complex

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The County of Humboldt will hold a groundbreaking ceremony on Wednesday, Sept. 2 for the start of construction of the new $2.6 million Garberville Campus Complex. By replacing the current buildings, the modular complex will serve as a more modern, energy-...

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County Administrative Office
Posted on: August 21, 2020

Serve Your Community, Earn Extra Money as an Election Worker for the 2020 Election

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The Humboldt County Office of Elections has been gearing up for an unprecedented 2020 election and needs your help. The Elections Office is recruiting more than 160 election workers to help run the election, with assignments ranging from people working on...

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Election Worker Position Overview County Administrative Office

 
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Posted on: August 20, 2020

Aug. 20, 2020 - Businesses with EOC-Certified Reopening Plans Eligible for Grant Funding

707-441-5000 ; covidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.us ; Monday-Friday 8am to 5pm

Small businesses with certified Reopening Plans from the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) may be eligible for up to $12,500 in grant funding through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES) Act.

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Posted on: August 12, 2020

Aug. 12, 2020 - Small businesses eligible for up to $12,500 of local COVID-19 relief funding

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The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors recently authorized a $3.289 million relief program for local small businesses that are affected by COVID-19 and have had their reopening plans approved by the county, and funding is now available. Small businesses...

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Posted on: July 30, 2020

July 30, 2020 - Supervisors approve $3.2 million in CARES Act funding for local businesses

The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors approved an allocation of CARES Act funding for the Small Business Restart & Recovery Grant Program. This program will provide direct aid to small and locally owned and operated businesses impacted by COVID-19....

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COVID-19 Business Resources

 
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Posted on: September 29, 2020

September 29, 2020

707-441-5000 ; covidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.us ; Monday-Friday 8am to 5pm

New confirmed COVID-19 cases: 1

View the online dashboard at humboldtgov.org/dashboard, or download today’s data.

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COVID-19 Daily Test Results
Posted on: September 28, 2020

September 28, 2020

707-441-5000 ; covidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.us ; Monday-Friday 8am to 5pm

New confirmed COVID-19 cases: 7

View the online dashboard at humboldtgov.org/dashboard, or download today’s data.

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COVID-19 Daily Test Results
Posted on: September 25, 2020

September 25, 2020

707-441-5000 ; covidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.us ; Monday-Friday 8am to 5pm

New confirmed COVID-19 cases: 5

View the online dashboard at humboldtgov.org/dashboard, or download today’s data.    

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COVID-19 Daily Test Results

 
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Posted on: September 29, 2020

September 29, 2020 - Public Outdoor Playgrounds Allowed to Reopen

707-441-5000 ; covidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.us ; Monday-Friday 8am to 5pm

Gov. Gavin Newsom and the California Department of Public Health announced late Monday outdoor public playgrounds can reopen under specific COVID-19 safety guidelines. 

 According to the guidelines, all people age 2 and older visiting a p...

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SEP29 Playground Reopenings (PDF) COVID-19 Related News
Posted on: September 11, 2020

Sept. 11, 2020 - Sheltering Safely: Make a COVID-19 Safety Plan for Fire Evacuees

Local health officials urge community residents and organizations to take steps to limit exposure to COVID-19 while sheltering wildfire evacuees.

“Protecting lives is the first priority in any emergency,” Humboldt County Health Officer ...

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SEP11 Sheltering Safely (PDF) COVID-19 Related News
Posted on: September 9, 2020

Sept. 9, 2020 - Twenty-two Positive COVID-19 Tests Follow SoHum Gathering

707-441-5000 ; covidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.us ; Monday-Friday 8am to 5pm

An approximately 50-person gathering in Humboldt has resulted in 22 positive COVID-19 cases so far. Health officials said the gathering, characterized as a party of individuals from different households and from outside the area, took place two and a half...

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SEP09 SoHum Superspreader Event (PDF) COVID-19 Related News

 
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Posted on: September 28, 2020

Project Homekey funds to create new homeless housing

California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced more than $4.3 million in Project Homekey funds Monday that will help make it possible for the Humboldt Inn on Fourth Street in Eureka to become permanent supportive housing for people experiencing homelessness.&...

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Sept. 28, 2020 - Project Homekey (PDF) Department of Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 15, 2020

Cyanobacteria confirmed in Mad River

Samples with confirmed cyanobacteria were collected at three locations on the Mad River spurring local Public and Environmental Health Officials to warn community residents to keep themselves and their pets out of the water.

The samples containing the cyan...

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Cyanobacteria confirmed in the Mad River (PDF) Department of Health & Human Services
Posted on: September 9, 2020

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month and a good time to connect with people who may be having difficulty reaching out for help or feeling socially isolated or lonely.

Throughout the month, the Humboldt County Department of Health & Human Ser...

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Suicide Prevention Month 2020 (PDF) Department of Health & Human Services

 
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Posted on: September 25, 2020

John Ford Sentencing - Felony Embezzlement

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Office of the District Attorney - Maggie Fleming, District Attorney

PRESS RELEASE

September 25, 2020

District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced that on September 24, 2020, Judge Christopher Wilson sentenced former insurance broker, John Ray James Ford, to fi...

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District Attorney
Posted on: September 4, 2020

Zachary Haggard Found Guilty of Multiple Felonies

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SEPTEMBER 4, 2020

On September 3, 2020, a Humboldt County jury found Zachary Morgan Haggard, age 25, of Kneeland, guilty of two felony counts of assault with a semi-automatic pistol, one felony count of shooting at an inhabited dwelling, one felony count o...

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District Attorney
Posted on: July 28, 2020

Aubrey Court Ruling

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Office of the District Attorney - Maggie Fleming, District Attorney

NEWS RELEASE

July 28, 2020

Today, Judge Christopher Wilson concluded Antone Richard Aubrey IV, age 33, had committed second-degree murder, but found him not guilty by reason of insanity.

Mr. ...

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District Attorney

 
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Posted on: January 15, 2020

How to Vote for President for the March 3rd Presidential Primary Election

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HOW TO VOTE FOR PRESIDENT

Registered to vote as No Party Preference*?

As a voter registered with No Party Preference, if you want to vote for U.S. President you must request a primary election ballot with presidential candidates from one of the following pa...

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March 3rd election information Elections News and Results
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Poll Workers Needed for March 3rd Presidential Primary Election

The Humboldt County Office of Elections is looking for poll workers for the March 3rd Presidential Primary Election.

Eligible Poll Workers must be a: (1) registered voter, (2) legal permanent resident, or (3) high school student age 16 or older with a 2.5 ...

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Additional Info... Elections News and Results

 
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Posted on: April 27, 2020

Fire-adapted Landscapes & Safe Homes Landowner Cost-Share Program to Reignite this Fall

In March of 2020, CAL FIRE announced an award of funding to the County of Humboldt on behalf of the Humboldt County Fire Safe Council (HCFSC) to reignite the Fire Adapted Landscapes and Safe Homes Program (FLASH). Program kick-off is expected in fall 2020...

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Additional Info... Humboldt County Fire Safe Council

 
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Posted on: September 29, 2020

Sept. 29, 2020 - One New Case Reported Today

707-441-5000 ; covidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.us ; Monday-Friday 8am to 5pm

A total of 509 Humboldt County residents have tested positive for COVID-19, after one new case was reported today.  

Today’s alert level stands at two or level yellow. Visit humboldtgov.org/dashboard to view the county’s Alert ...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

Sept. 28, 2020 - Eighth COVID-Related Death; Seven New Cases Reported Today

707-441-5000 ; covidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.us ; Monday-Friday 8am to 5pm

A Humboldt County resident in their 80s has died at an out-of-county hospital after being diagnosed with COVID-19. This marks the eighth death of a county resident related to the virus.

Humboldt County Health Officer Dr. Teresa Frankovich sent her condole...

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SEP28 Case Count (PDF) Humboldt Health Alert
Posted on: September 25, 2020

Sept. 25, 2020 - Five New Cases Reported Today Brings County Total to 501

707-441-5000 ; covidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.us ; Monday-Friday 8am to 5pm

Five new cases of COVID-19 were reported today, bringing to 501 the total number of county residents who have tested positive for the virus.  

Humboldt County Deputy Health Officer Dr. Josh Ennis reminded residents that the potential for exponenti...

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SEP25 Case Count (PDF) Humboldt Health Alert

 
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Posted on: April 22, 2020

April 21, 2020 - California Cannabis Equity Grants Program Provides $30 Million in Grant Funding

"The Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz), in partnership with the Bureau of Cannabis Control, announced $30 million in grant funding through the Cannabis Equity Grants Program for Local Jurisdictions."

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

County To Perform Air Quality And Soil Testing

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Engineers and Geologists will be performing air quality and soil testing in Downtown Eureka on Friday and Saturday around the Humboldt County Courthouse and Jail. The pictured canister will be placed in the gravel parking lot along the east side of the ja...

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Public Works
Posted on: September 26, 2018

The More You Know: Humboldt County has a Community Wildfire Protection Plan

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2018 has been a devastating wildfire year. With neighboring communities suffering such catastrophic losses, one cannot help but wonder if this could happen here in Humboldt County. The answer is yes, it can.      In 2002, after ...

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Humboldt County Community Wildfire Protection Plan Public Works

 
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Posted on: August 31, 2020

Update: Notice of Construction on September 9, 2020.

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Storm Damage Repair to East Branch Road at post mile marker 0.36 is scheduled on Thursday September 10, 2020. Traffic through the construction site will be restricted to a single lane with stop sign controls until the project is completed in late October ...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: August 20, 2020

Expect Delays.

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Tuesday, August 25th, 2020, expect delays on Chambers Road in Ferndale. Our Ferndale Road Crew will be replacing a culvert near post mile marker 0.30. Thank you for your patience during this time. 

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Road Conditions Updates

 
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Posted on: September 29, 2020

Missing Person Investigation in Korbel

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The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a missing person’s case after a Berkeley woman’s vehicle was found abandoned on a logging road.

On Sept. 24, 2020, at about 8:30 p.m., an employee of a timber company notif...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 28, 2020

September 28, 2020 | Humboldt OES August Complex Fire Response Daily Update

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Evacuation warnings remain in effect for southern Humboldt County as fire crews work to contain the August Complex Fire just east of the county line.

CURRENT SITUATION

The August Complex Fire continues to spread west toward Humboldt County. As of Sept. 28, ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: September 27, 2020

September 27, 2020 | Evacuation warnings issued for Humboldt County

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Evacuation warnings have been issued today for areas of Southern Humboldt County impacted by the August Complex Fire.

CURRENT EVACUATION INFORMATION

An EVACUATION WARNING has been extended to include all communities east of Alderpoint Road, spanning south f...

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