Tag Archives: U.S. Highway 101

Trinidad highway overpass still in the works

Mad River Union TRINIDAD – Proposal to build a highway overpass along with on- and off-ramps at the Trinidad Rancheria is slowly moving forward. The Trinidad Rancheria is forming a Project Delivery Team which will work with the California Department of Transportation on a project study. The tribe has invited several agencies, including Caltrans, Humboldt

Two dead in highway accidents

Arcata Fire District NOHUM – At approximately 6 p.m. today, March 31 Arcata Fire District was dispatched to a vehicle rollover on State Route 299 near Glendale with a possible entrapment. Minutes later they were dispatched to a second vehicle accident on south bound U.S. Highway 101 near State Route 299 in Arcata. Upon arrival of the

Arcata man’s nighttime freeway meander meets electrifying conclusion

CHP Press Release U.S. HIGHWAY 101 – On Tuesday, July 15, an impaired pedestrian attempting to cross US Highway 101 directly into heavy traffic was ultimately apprehended by CHP officers following an Electronic Control Device, or Taser, deployment. At approximately 8:30 p.m., two CHP officers assisting with traffic control for the Safety Corridor resurfacing project

Lug Nuts Gone Bad: Rear Wheel Falls Off SUV

 Union Staff Report BAYSIDE – All things considered, the occupants of this vehicle and other motorists on the road got lucky today. Around 10 a.m. this morning, the lug nuts on the rear passenger side wheel of this Ford Explorer sheered off. The wheel came off, sending the SUV careening down into the wetland on

Billboard Battle Brings Claims, Counterclaims, Correspondence

The rickety billboard that bounced back from its Friday flattening. Photos by KLH | Union Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – Out amid the discarded macaroni salad containers, Carls Jr. cups and spray-painted graffiti tags along U.S. Highway 101 in south Arcata, the culture wars are heating up. Another billboard along the U.S.

Billboard Cutdown!

Union Staff Report HUMBOLDT BAY – The Rick Bailey Mortgage billboard on U.S. Highway 101 south of Arcata has fallen on its face, and may not go back up. According to Humboldt Baykeeper Policy Director Jen Kalt, a county building inspector is on scene right now red-tagging the billboard to prevent any reconstruction. Update: Kalt