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Search called off for river victim

Mad River Union HOOPA – The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office has suspended the search for a 22-year-old man who was swept down the Trinity River last week. The Sheriff’s Office, Hoopa Tribal Police and the U.S. Coast Guard searched for five days for Martin, who jumped in the river with friends near Tish Tang Creek

Man missing after being swept down river

Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office TISH TANG CAMPGROUND – On Wednesday, April 6 at about 5:10 p.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a report of three people in the Trinity River near Tish Tang Campground in Hoopa. Deputies arrived and met with Hoopa Valley Tribal Police officers, Hoopa Volunteer Fire personnel, and members of the

Two firefighters found dead in submerged car near Kimtu Beach

UPDATE:  The two U.S. Forest Service firefighters that died in this traffic collision have been identified as 29 year old Dale Alexander Mendes of Willow Creek (Driver) and 19 year old Jason Fritz Price, Jr. of Weitchpec (Right front passenger). CHP WILLOW CREEK – This afternoon , July 9, a citizen reported to a California Highway Patrol (CHP)

Pact May Bring Klamath Dam Removal Closer

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – County supervisors have said that a Klamath Basin water use agreement stemming from a key court ruling opens new potential for federal legislation on dam removal. Klamath Basin water issues were discussed at the April 8 Board of Supervisors meeting. Up for consideration was the Upper Klamath Basin