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Website Accessibility Policy

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

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Posted on: August 10, 2021

Restricted Area Access Pass Program Launches for Commercial Agriculture Producers in Disaster Zones

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As worsening drought conditions continue to place Humboldt County at risk of a wildfire disaster, the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office of Emergency Services (OES) is launching a new program which will allow commercial agriculture producers to attend to th...

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Posted on: January 19, 2022

Interested in Up-Zoning Your Property for Multifamily Housing?

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Multifamily Rezone Project Public Workshop via Zoom on Feb. 1st, 2022 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Are you interested in up-zoning your property to allow multifamily housing at no cost to you?  If “yes” is your response, pleas...

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Posted on: January 14, 2022

Application Period Open for Fiscal Year 2022-23 Measure Z Funding

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The Citizens’ Advisory Committee on Measure Z Expenditures, a group that advises the Board of Supervisors on Measure Z funds, will soon be evaluating proposals that make Humboldt a better, safer place to live.

If you have a project idea that prov...

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Posted on: January 14, 2022

County of Humboldt Announces Dismissal of Aviation Related Lawsuit

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The Plaintiff and County of Humboldt have submitted an agreed upon stipulation to dismiss the ongoing litigation in U.S., ex rel. Doe v. County of Humboldt, Case No. CV 17-cv-05090-RMI. As described below this action was brought against the county regardi...

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Posted on: January 14, 2022

Humboldt County Awarded $18.6 Million Grant From Department of Cannabis Control

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On Christmas Eve the Humboldt County Planning and Building Department learned that the California Department of Cannabis Control (DCC) approved the award of $18,635,137 in grant funding to the County of Humboldt.   The purpose of this award is to...

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Posted on: December 22, 2021

County of Humboldt Winter Holiday Office Closures

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The majority of county facilities and operations will be closed on Thursday, Dec. 23 and Friday, Dec. 24 for upcoming holidays. The same offices will also be closed on Friday, Dec. 31 in observance of New Year's Day. Essential functions including...

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Posted on: December 20, 2021

Draft EIR Now Available for Review For Nordic Aquafarms Project

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The County of Humboldt has prepared a Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) for the Nordic Aquafarms California, LLC – Coastal Development Permit and Special Permit application (Case Number PLN-2020-16698). The land-based aquaculture...

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Posted on: December 14, 2021

Reminder for Cannabis Cultivation Permit Holders

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On Nov. 19 the Planning and Building Department sent a letter to cannabis cultivation permit holders and property owners informing them of important changes to their portion of the information collection process for providing tax billing information to th...

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Posted on: December 13, 2021

Next Step Program, Business Reopening Video earn statewide honors

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Demonstrating some of the most innovative statewide programs, the County of Humboldt was again recognized as a recipient of this year’s California State Association of Counties’ (CSAC) Challenge Awards. The county’s Next Step...

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Posted on: December 13, 2021

County Looks to Partner with Architects, Designers on Pre-Approved Plans to Increase Housing Options

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The Planning & Building Department – Long Range Planning Division is looking for architects and designers interested in having their duplex plans pre-approved and featured on the County Planning and Building website. Provide a set of duplex ...

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Posted on: December 7, 2021

Board of Supervisors Appoint Shaw as Interim Ag Commissioner

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The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors today appointed Weylan Shaw as the Interim Agricultural Commissioner, effective Jan. 1. Shaw will replace current Ag Commissioner Jeff Dolf, who after 34 years in public service submitted his letter of resignation,...

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Posted on: August 23, 2021

Redistricting Advisory Commission

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The Redistricting Advisory Commission (RAC) consists of 5 voting members. The RAC recommends to the Board of Supervisors if any changes should be made to the supervisorial district boundaries based upon the 2020 Federal Decennial Census.

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Climate Action Plan

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The County is coordinating with other local agencies to develop a regional Climate Action Plan (CAP) to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions throughout Humboldt County.

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Posted on: July 12, 2021

Humboldt Bay Trail

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The Humboldt Bay Trail is a network of paved paths connecting the communities around Humboldt Bay. Efforts are actively underway to complete a continuous 14-mile, non-motorized trail from central Arcata to the southern end of Eureka.

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Posted on: July 12, 2021

2021-22 County Budget Adopted

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The 2021-22 Adopted Budget is now available for review

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Posted on: July 12, 2021

Project Trellis

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The County of Humboldt Cannabis Business Micro-grant, Marketing, and Local Equity Program, commonly referred to as ‘Project Trellis,’ is a trailblazing support initiative for the county’s cannabis industry.

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Posted on: October 2, 2019

Website Personalization Now Available!

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Posted on: November 3, 2021

Nov. 3, 2021 - Del Norte, Humboldt Counties Issue Statement on Masking Order Updates

As decisions to vaccinate and wear face coverings in public indoor and outdoor crowded settings drive down COVID-19 case rates and hospitalizations, health officers for two rural Northern California counties that require face coverings in public spaces to...

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Posted on: July 29, 2021

July 29, 2021 - Public Health Plans Vaccination Events for Young Adults

The Public Health mobile vaccination team is set to appear at several community events in Eureka at the end of this week in an effort to reach young adults, a sector of the community with a high overall incidence of COVID-19 infection and a low vaccinatio...

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

July 23, 2021 - Humboldt County Public Health Recommends Masking Indoors Amid Rise in Delta Variant

Humboldt County joins 25 other California counties in recommending that everyone, regardless of vaccination status, wear a mask indoors in public places.

As the highly transmissible Delta variant of COVID-19 is increasingly circulating locally, masking ind...

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JUL23 Masking Recommendation (PDF) COVID-19 Related News
Posted on: July 19, 2021

July 19, 2021 - Get Vaccinated at the Redwood AutoXpo

Attendees at this year’s Fortuna Redwood AutoXpo will see the shiny white van of the Humboldt County Public Health mobile vaccination unit along with the gleaming classic cars and hot rods on Saturday, July 24.

The 30th Annual Fortuna Redwood Aut...

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Posted on: July 1, 2021

July 1, 2021 - Vaccines Appear Effective Against COVID-19 Variants of Concern

Local health officials see strong evidence that COVID-19 vaccines are effective against all four “variants of concern” that have been identified in Humboldt County since November 2020. Yet young adults, the group most affected by these...

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Posted on: June 28, 2021

June 28, 2021 - Eureka’s COVID-19 Testing Site Moving to Wharfinger Building July 1

The Eureka COVID-19 testing site run by OptumServe is moving to a new facility and will be located at the Wharfinger Building starting Thursday, July 1. Operating hours will remain the same, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., seven days a week.

The new testing site will be...

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June 28 OptumServe Move (PDF) COVID-19 Related News
Posted on: June 24, 2021

June 24, 2021 - SnapNurse Team Builds on County’s Mobile Vaccination Efforts

Humboldt County vaccination clinics have gone mobile to deliver COVID-19 vaccines to the people who need them, meeting people where they live, work and socialize. Here to support the efforts of Public Health and other approved local vaccinators is a state...

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JUN24 SnapNurse (PDF) COVID-19 Related News
Posted on: June 18, 2021

June 18, 2021 - Cal/OSHA Aligns COVID-19 Workplace Rules with CDPH Guidance

The Division of Occupational Safety and Health, better known as Cal/OSHA, revised COVID-19 safety regulations for California’s workplaces. Yesterday, Gov. Gavin Newsom issued an Executive Order to implement the relaxed rules effective immediatel...

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JUN18 CalOSHA Regulations (PDF) COVID-19 Related News
Posted on: June 14, 2021

June 14, 2021 - Tips on Talking to Kids About the COVID-19 Vaccine

Health officials are encouraging parents and guardians of age-eligible children to schedule an appointment for a COVID-19 vaccine and prepare to support them through the process.

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JUN14 Kids Vaccine (PDF) COVID-19 Related News
Posted on: June 4, 2021

June 4, 2021 - Free Rapid Testing Kits Available to Organizations

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

COVID-19 rapid antigen tests are now available at no cost to organizations, including businesses, faith-based organizations and congregate living facilities, through the State of California Testing Task Force (TTF). 

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Humboldt County District Attorney Maggie Fleming Not to Seek Third Term

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Humboldt County District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced today that she will not seek a third term as District Attorney in the 2022 election.  Fleming said: “It has been a privilege to serve the people of Humboldt County; I thank the voters for...

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Posted on: December 9, 2021

Sandoval Verdict 12/09/2021

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December 9, 2021 

District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced that following a three-day trial, a Humboldt County jury today found 26-year-old Melecio Lorenzo Sandoval of Eureka guilty of attempted robbery (Penal Code §664/211...

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Posted on: October 29, 2021

Sentencing Today in Courts

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October 29, 2021

Today, Judge Christopher Wilson sentenced 59-year-old Mark Alan Dare of Humboldt Hill to the maximum term of 46 years to life in prison for sexually abusing children. The sentence follows from a trial in October 2020,...

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Posted on: October 29, 2021

Jury Return Verdict of Guilty in Anaya Trial

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October 29, 2021

District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced that today a Humboldt County jury found 27-year-old Jorge Luis Anaya guilty of felony assault with force likely to produce bodily injury (Penal Code [PC] §245(a)(4)) and misd...

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

Johnson Pleads Guilty for Triple Homicide at Bear River

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October 26, 2021

Today, October 26, 2021, 19-year-old Mauricio Johnson pled guilty before Judge Timothy Canning, to three counts of first-degree murder and admitted three specia...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

County Employee Sentenced

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Earlier today, Judge Kaleb Cockrum sentenced 50-year-old Patrick William Francis McTigue, of Fortuna, to serve one year in jail, two years of felony probation and to pay restit...

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Posted on: October 15, 2021

Fogleman Found Guilty by Jury

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October 15, 2021

District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced that on October 14, 2021, a Humboldt County jury found 37-year-old Alvin James Fogleman of Eureka guilty of evading the police with willful and wanton disregard for the safet...

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Posted on: October 12, 2021

Roman Found Guilty After Jury Trial

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October 12, 2021

District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced that on October 8, 2021, a Humboldt County jury found 54-year-old Sergio Lopez Roman of Eureka guilty of assault with force likely to produce bodily injury (Penal Code [PC] §...

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

Sex Offender Sentenced to 160 Years to Life

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 October 7, 2021

Earlier today, Judge Christopher G. Wilson sentenced convicted sex offender Michael Dennis Flowers to serve 160 years to life in prison for his Februar...

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Leiteritz Sentenced for McKinleyville Homicide

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October 5, 2021

On October 5, 2021, Humboldt County Judge John Feeney sentenced 42-year-old Brian Jon Leiteritz to 7 years - execution of sentence suspended - plus 5 years of pr...

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Posted on: November 3, 2020

Election Results - First Election Night Report

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The latest report for the Humboldt County November 3 Presidential General Election is now available.

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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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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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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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Official Elections Results

Official Cumulative and Precinct Reports have been published.  

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Posted on: January 21, 2022

Construction complete on The Center at McKinleyville

Construction on The Center at McKinleyville is complete and final preparations are being made. The Center is a project of McKinleyville Family Resource Center (FRC), Open Door Community Health Centers, Humboldt State University Department of Social Work, ...

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Posted on: December 16, 2021

Dec. 16, 2021 - 2022 Point-in-Time Count scheduled for Jan. 26, volunteers needed

The Humboldt Housing and Homeless Coalition (HHHC) will conduct a Point-in-Time count of people experiencing homelessness during the morning of Wednesday, Jan. 26. 

The count, known by many as the PIT, is a U. S. Department of Housing and Urban De...

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2022 PIT Volunteers Needed (PDF) Health & Human Services
Posted on: December 6, 2021

Dec. 6, 2021 - Community meetings planned to gather MHSA input

Interested in learning more about the Mental Health Services Act or MHSA? The Humboldt County Department of Health & Human Services will host five regional virtual meetings to share information and to gather input for the MHSA Annual Update for 2022-2...

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20211206 - MHSA Community Meetings (PDF) Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 30, 2021

Nov. 30, 2021 - Social Services Call Center to be closed Wednesdays

The Humboldt County Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS), Social Services Call Center will be closed Wednesdays starting Dec. 1. 

The Call Center will continue operating from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Frid...

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20211130 - Call Center Hours (PDF) Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Nov. 23, 2021 - Make food safety a priority this holiday season

The Humboldt County Department of Health & Human Services Division of Environmental Health (DEH) is reminding people of safe food handling tips  to keep holiday meals healthy.

Supervising Environmental Health Specialist Ben Dolf said, “We want...

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20211123 - Food Safety Tips (PDF) Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 17, 2021

Nov. 17, 2021 - MHSA annual update focus of Friday’s meeting

Community residents are invited to learn more about the Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Annual Update for 2022-2023 at a virtual meeting Friday, Nov. 19, from noon to 1 p.m. 

In 2004, California voters approved Proposition 63, or MHSA, which pla...

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20211117 - MHSA Update - FY 2022-23 (PDF) Health & Human Services
Posted on: November 16, 2021

Nov. 16, 2021 - Quitting smoking starts with one day

People who smoke or use other forms of tobacco are encouraged to quit for one day for the Great American Smokeout on Thursday, Nov. 18. The Tobacco Education Network, a part of the Humboldt Allies for Substance Abuse Prevention coalition, and the American...

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Great American Smokeout 2021 (PDF) Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 26, 2021

Oct. 26, 2021 - Crisis Intervention Team training aims to improve knowledge about mental illness

Forty law enforcement officers and mental health service providers from agencies across the county participated in a four-day Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training to learn strategies to better respond to people experiencing mental health crises.&nb...

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20211026 - CIT Training (PDF) Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 15, 2021

Oct. 15, 2021 - 2nd Dry Weather Test Extension

The Humboldt County Department of Health & Human Services Division of Environmental Health (DEH) has for the second time this month extended the dry weather test period for evaluation of water quantity supplies for proposed subdivisions and residentia...

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20211015 - 2nd Dry Weather Test Extension (PDF) Health & Human Services
Posted on: October 8, 2021

Oct. 8, 2021 - Dry weather test period extended

The Humboldt County Department of Health & Human Services Division of Environmental Health (DEH) has extended the dry weather test period for evaluation of water quantity supplies for proposed subdivisions and residential construction through Friday, ...

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20211008 - Dry Weather Test Extension (PDF) Health & Human Services

 
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Request for Proposals Now Open: County Wildfire Mitigation Coordinators

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The County of Humboldt is seeking to contract with one or more Wildfire Mitigation Coordinators to join County staff as part of a grant-funded Coordination Team tasked with increasing collaboration, capacity, and partnerships among local wildfire...

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Posted on: August 9, 2021

Prescribed Fire Success Stories (and upcoming FSC meeting 8/19)

Upcoming HCFSC Meeting: August 2021

The next HCFSC meeting will be held virtually, August 19, 2021 from 10 am - 12:00 pm. Tune-in details and meeting materials will be posted to the HCFSC Members, Agendas, & Minutes webpage prior to the meeting.

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Prepare for Wildfire Season with HCFSC's Newest Publication!

The Humboldt County Fire Safe Council (HCFSC) is proud to present a new guide for Humboldt County residents developed in collaboration with UC Cooperative Extension. Preparing Your Home for Wildfire is an excellent guide for anyone seeki...

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Posted on: January 21, 2022

Jan. 21, 2022 - 2 New Hospitalizations, 194 New Cases

Humboldt County Public Health reported today two new hospitalizations due to COVID-19, a resident in their 50s and another in their 70s. An additional 194 new cases were also reported, bringing to 14,928 the total number of residents who have tested posit...

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JAN 21 COVID Update (PDF) Humboldt Health Alert
Posted on: January 20, 2022

Jan. 20, 2022 - 1 Death, 1 New Hospitalization, 241 New Cases

Humboldt County Public Health reported today the death of a resident in their 20s due to COVID-19. Staff in the Department Operations Center extend their condolences to all who have lost a loved one to the virus.

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JAN 20 COVID Update (PDF) Humboldt Health Alert
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Jan. 19, 2022 - 735 New Cases, 3 New Hospitalizations

Humboldt County Public Health reported today three new hospitalizations due to COVID-19, a resident in their 30s, one in their 50s and another in their 60s. An additional 735 new cases were also reported, bringing to 14,493 the total number of residents w...

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JAN 19 COVID Update (PDF) Humboldt Health Alert
Posted on: January 18, 2022

Jan. 18, 2022 - 840 New Cases, 3 New Hospitalizations Since Friday

Humboldt County Public Health reported today three new hospitalizations due to COVID-19 since Friday, three residents in their 70s. An additional 840 new cases were also reported since Friday, bringing to 13,758 the total number of residents who have test...

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JAN 18 COVID Update (PDF) Humboldt Health Alert
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Jan. 14, 2022 - No New Hospitalizations or Deaths

Humboldt County Public Health reported today 185 new cases of COVID-19, bringing to 12,918 the total number of residents who have tested positive for the virus. No new deaths or hospitalizations were reported.

Since the last data update on Jan. 7, the coun...

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JAN 14 COVID Update (PDF) Humboldt Health Alert
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Jan. 13, 2022 - 2 Deaths, 3 New Hospitalizations, 114 New Cases Reported

Humboldt County Public Health reported today the death of two residents, one in their 60s, and one aged 80 or older, due to COVID-19. Staff in the Department Operations Center extend their condolences to all who have lost a loved one to the virus.

Three ne...

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JAN 13 COVID Update (PDF) Humboldt Health Alert
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Jan. 13, 2022 - Updated Quarantine and Isolation Guidance

Updated quarantine and isolation guidance for individuals testing positive for COVID-19, regardless of vaccination status, is now available. The new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidance allows for shortened isolation.

Individuals who t...

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JAN 12 - Isolation and Quarantine Guidance (PDF) Humboldt Health Alert
Posted on: January 12, 2022

Jan. 12, 2022 - 1 Death, 1 New Hospitalization, 113 New Cases Reported

Humboldt County Public Health reported today the death of a resident aged 80 or older due to COVID-19. Staff in the Department Operations Center extend their condolences to all who have lost a loved one to the virus.

An additional 113 new cases of COVID-19...

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JAN 12 COVID Update (PDF) Humboldt Health Alert
Posted on: January 11, 2022

Jan. 11, 2022 - 1 Death, 2 New Hospitalizations, 223 New Cases Reported

Humboldt County Public Health reported today the death of a resident aged 80 or older due to COVID-19. Staff in the Department Operations Center extend their condolences to all who have lost a loved one to the virus.

An additional 223 new cases of COVID-19...

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JAN 11 COVID Update (PDF) Humboldt Health Alert
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Jan. 10, 2022 - 1 New Hospitalization, 478 New Cases Reported Since Friday

Humboldt County Public Health reported today 478 new cases of COVID-19 since Friday, bringing to 12,283 the total number of residents who have tested positive for the virus. One new hospitalization, a resident in their 50s, was also reported.

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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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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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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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McKinleyville Multimodal Connections Project

The McKinleyville Multimodal Connections Project survey is now closed and community responses are being reviewed. Additional public input opportunities will be available this fall and winter. See the project website for details. https://humboldtgov.org/29...

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Posted on: August 25, 2021

McKinleyville Multimodal Connections Project

The project webpage for the McKinleyville Multimodal Connections Project has been updated.  The video of the 08/23/2021 online community meeting has been posted. See the project website for details. https://humboldtgov.org/2912

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Posted on: August 2, 2021

McKinleyville Multimodal Connections Project

The project webpage for the McKinleyville Multimodal Connections Project has been updated.  Walking tours are planned for 08/16/2021, a community meeting is planned for 08/23/2021, and a community survey is now available for residents to complete...

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Forest View Drive, Willow Creek

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Forest View Drive at post mile marker 0.20 in Willow Creek, is currently closed due to downed trees. 

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: January 4, 2022

Central Avenue, McKinleyville

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On January 5, 2022 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Humboldt County Public Works Roads Division will be installing battery backup's at the intersection of Central Avenue at Sutter Road and Central Avenue at Heartwood Drive. We will be shutting the po...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: January 3, 2022

Jackson Ranch Road.

Road Closed Sign

Jackson Ranch Road is closed due to flooding. 

Jackson Ranch Road, Arcata

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: December 28, 2021

Bald Hills Road.

Open Road Sign

Bald Hills Road is currently open. Larger vehicles will need to use caution for low hanging branches. 

Bald Hills Road

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: December 28, 2021

Brannan Mountain Road.

Road Closed Sign

Brannan Mountain Road is closed due to the snow. 

Brannan Mountain Road. 

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: December 28, 2021

Kneeland Road, Mountain View Road, and Redwood House Road.

Road Closure Sign

Kneeland Road, Mountain View Road and Redwood House Road are closed. Crews have been working hard to plow through the snow and cut through all the downed trees. There have also been many downed power and fiber optic lines in the roadway. Crews are making ...

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Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: December 28, 2021

Kimtu Road.

Road Closed Sign

Kimtu Road in Willow Creek is currently closed. Thank you for your patience. 

Kimtu Road, Willow Creek

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: December 28, 2021

Mattole Road.

Open Road Sign

Mattole Road at Bull Creek, post mile 6.00, is now open.

Mattole Road at Bull Creek

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: December 28, 2021

Coffee Creek Road, Ferndale

Road Closed Sign

Coffee Creek Road in Ferndale is currently closed, due to flooding. 

Coffee Creek Road, Ferndale 

Road Conditions Updates
Posted on: December 22, 2021

Please Remember.....

Snow and Ice on Road

At this time, chains are REQUIRED on Horse Mountain and Bald Hills Road.  

Carry chains on Pratt Mountain, Shelter Cove Road, Kneeland Road, Mountain View Road, Old Three Creeks Road and Snow Camp Road. 

Snow is expected to fall this weeke...

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News Flash

Posted on: November 18, 2021

HCSO opens 2nd Annual Kid’s Christmas Card Contest

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The holiday season is almost here and we need your help to make it merry and bright.

The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office’s Second Annual Kid’s Christmas Card Contest is now open for entries. As part of this contest, Humboldt ...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: August 24, 2021

Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Launches Unsolved Cases Database

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The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce the launch of a new online database of unsolved missing persons and suspected homicide cases.

The HCSO Unsolved Cases Database features information regarding 57 unsolved missing persons ...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: March 17, 2021

Correctional Deputies save choking inmate’s life

Correctional Deputies Heckert and Hudson

Two Humboldt County correctional deputies saved an inmate’s life last week after successfully performing the Heimlich Maneuver.

On March 8, 2021, during dinner service in the Humboldt County Correctional Facility, Correctional Deputy Jakob Heckert was work...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Text to 9-1-1 Now Available in Humboldt County

Text to 9-1-1 now available in Humboldt County

The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce the availability of Text to 9-1-1 for all residents in the county’s unincorporated areas.

While calling 9-1-1 during an emergency is still the preferred way to ask for help, Text to 9-1-1 is a new...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: May 18, 2021

“Know Before You Go” this OHV Safety Awareness Week

Sheriff's Deputy Travis Rogers sits on an ATV

The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Off-Highway Motor Vehicle (OHV) Unit encourages the community to “Know Before You Go” this OHV Safety Awareness Week, May 15 – 23, 2021.

Whether you are a new or experienced rider, it is essential to take all safety pre...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: November 16, 2020

Humboldt County Correctional Facility launches Jail-Based Competency Treatment Program

A L-Shaped couch and a rocking chair in the new JBCT unit of the jail

Dressed in all brown, three men fill their coffee cups, take a seat on the couch and talk about life. It’s more relaxed here than in other places of the facility, with flowers and inspirational quotes spread across the walls. And if it weren’t for the jum...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: April 7, 2021

HCSO 2020 Annual Report Now Available Online

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Dear community members, 

The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office 2020 Annual Report is now available for viewing online at humboldtgov.org/2637/Annual-Report. In this report you will find information about every division of the Sheriff’s Off...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: December 10, 2020

HCSO teams up with local businesses to support shelter animals this Christmas

Dog toys with a donation box

The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is teaming up with Safeway and two local businesses to bring holiday cheer to shelter animals as part of Operation Santa Paws.

Operation Santa Paws is a holiday collection drive for shelter and rescue dogs, bringing nee...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: November 30, 2020

Sheriff’s ‘No Shave November’ competition raises over $2,900 for local youth

Correctional Deputy Ahmed displays his beard for No Shave November

Monday, Nov. 30, 2020, brought an end to ‘No Shave November’ at the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office. Throughout the month of November, deputies and staff were given the opportunity to opt out of dress code, growing out their facial hair and/or coloring t...

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Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: June 12, 2020

An Open Letter to Humboldt County: 8 Can't Wait and the HCSO

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In the last week, the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office has received numerous inquiries and messages of support regarding the national campaign, 8 Can’t Wait. Thank you for reaching out and bringing this to our attention. After reviewing the recommendation...

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News Flash

 
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Posted on: January 19, 2022

Felony warrant arrest in McKinleyville

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On Jan. 14, 2022, at about 11:48 a.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies on patrol in the McKinleyville area observed an individual wanted on multiple warrant charges at a gas station on the 1600 block of Central Avenue.

Deputies contacted the i...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 19, 2022

HCSO seeks information regarding McKinleyville robbery suspect

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The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information regarding a robbery last week in McKinleyville.

On Jan. 14, 2022, at about 11:49 a.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a residence on the 2000 block of Mc...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 12, 2022

HCSO Deputy revives Fentanyl overdose victim

2 milligrams of Fentanyl compared to a penny, a lethal dose in most people. Photo Credit: DEA

On Jan. 12, 2022, at about 1:20 a.m., a Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputy on patrol in the south Eureka area observed an unconscious male subject lying in the sidewalk on the 4300 block Broadway Street.

The deputy approached the man and observed a...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 11, 2022

HCSO Deputies arrest gas theft suspect

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Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested a Myers Flat man as a result of an ongoing investigation into the theft of gasoline and tools from a Humboldt County Roads facility in Southern Humboldt.

Maxwell Thomas Elliot, age 26, was identifi...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Deputies locate warrant suspect inside stolen vehicle

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On Jan. 10, 2022, at about 12:47 a.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies on patrol in the area of Bear Paw Way in Loleta observed a vehicle with false registration tabs.

Deputies contacted a female, identified as 37-year-old Teresa Roseann Olan,...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 7, 2022

Washington homicide suspect apprehended in Loleta

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On Jan. 6, 2022, the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received information that a homicide suspect wanted out of Washington State was possibly in the Loleta area.

On January 7, at about 12:01 a.m., officers with the Bear River Tribal Police Depar...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 6, 2022

Alderpoint homicide investigation

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On Jan. 6, 2022, at about 4:55 a.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a residence on the 100 block of 6th Street in Alderpoint for the report of a gunshot victim.

Deputies arrived in the area and located a deceased adult male...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 3, 2022

Loleta burglary suspect arrested

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On Jan. 3, 2022, at about 2:52 a.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a business on the 300 block of Main Street in Loleta to investigate a burglary alarm.  

Upon arrival, deputies found the front window of the busin...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 31, 2021

Search and Rescue for Missing Blue Lake Man

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A search and rescue for a 21-year-old Blue Lake man is currently underway in the Trinidad area.

The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is searching for Hunter Nathaniel Lewis who failed to return home from recreating in Trinidad yesterday afternoon...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: December 30, 2021

McKinleyville traffic stop leads to arrest

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On Dec. 30, 2021, at about 1:06 a.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies on patrol in the McKinleyville area conducted a routine traffic stop for a vehicle code violation on Central Avenue.

Deputies contacted two individuals inside the vehicle. T...

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News Flash

 
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Posted on: December 2, 2020

Property Taxes are due for Humboldt County

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News Release

Property taxes are due now! Take a moment today and pay.

  • Pay by personal check, money order, or cashier’s check. Payments for the first installment are considered timely if they are postmarked by December 10, 2020.

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