Red Cross Evacuation Center for Mad River/Ruth at: Van Duzen Community Center, Van Duzen Road, Mad River:
Precautionary evacuations for the town of Blocksburg.:
Mandatory Evacuations for residences in the area of Mad River Rd from Highway 36 to Three Forks Road area and the back side of the lake on Ruth/Zenia Road to the Ruth Dam: - Click for more Info
State Route 36 is closed at the Trinity County line due to the wildfires. It's unknown when the roadway will re-open:
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2 arrested in Blue Lake. 2 pounds of marijuana found.
BLUE LAKE - A traffic stop in Blue Lake results in two arrest after marijuana is found in the vehicle.
Arrested was the driver, 25-year-old Jacob Swagert of Eureka and 24-year-old Ian Henry of Arcata. Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies noticed a red GMC pickup that committed a traffic infraction on Glendale Road Wednesday night. A search of the vehicle located two pounds of marijuana and evidence of drug sales.
Henry claimed responsibility for the marijuana. Swagert was found to be driving on a suspended license. Both were booked into the Humboldt County Jail with Henry’s bail set at $25,000. Swagert was later released.