Red Cross Evacuation Center for Mad River/Ruth at: Van Duzen Community Center, Van Duzen Road, Mad River:    
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:    
For 24-hour Air Quality Information, call the NCUAQMD’s hotline toll-free at 1-866-BURN-DAY (1-866-287-6329), or visit the website at www.ncuaqmd.org.:     - Click for more Info

Arcata homicide victim identified

The name of the Arcata homicide victim has been released as Douglas Allen Anderson-Jordet, 50 years old from Arcata. Arcata Police received the report at 1:25 a.m. on Monday morning of a man lying on the ground near 12th and H Street in Arcata. The name was released by the coroner this morning. The autopsy is scheduled for Saturday.