ARCATA RIDGE TRAIL CLOSING TEMPORARILY A privately-owned section of the Arcata Ridge Trail will be closed beginning Saturday, Sept. 1 for about three weeks. The property owner, Northcoast Timberlands is conducting a timber harvest in the vicinity and the trail will be used for log hauling. Recreational users should use the North Fork Janes Loop (east…
The resident told investigators that he woke up and found that his bedroom was on fire. He got out and called his sons who live down the street and then tried to go back into the house to save one of his dogs. However, due to the fire and smoke, he was unable to save the dog.
On Thursday, April 4 at about 4:16 p.m., the Arcata Police Department was notified of a traffic collision that had just occurred in the 4700 block of West End Road.
Toxicology results revealed Moilanen had a blood alcohol concentration of .17 at the time of the collision, over double the legal limit to drive in California.