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:
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 shooting suspect remains at large
The Arcata Police Department has not identified the suspect in Thursday's shooting and continue to look for the victim.
Detective Chris Ortega of the Arcata Police Department said the investigation is ongoing. He said the department is piecing together information from witnesses and the community on the identity of the suspect. He also said the department is following up on multiple leads.
The suspect, a pedestrian, was seen arguing with a driver on H and 15th Street, before he fired multiple shots at the car as it drove away. The condition of the driver is still unknown. The suspect used a black semi automatic handgun in the shooting.