Mandatory evacuation for both sides of Lower Mad River Road, from Ruth Marina/Journey’s End to Ruth/Zenia Road. :    
State Route 36 is closed at the Trinity County line due to the wildfires. It's unknown when the roadway will re-open:    

Celebrating Seniors -- Dale Bridges, School Volunteer

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Dale Bridges is volunteer extraordinaire at Alice Birney Elementary School in Eureka.  Retired from the California Forest Service, Bridges volunteers at Alice Birney School and has helped his Kiwanis Club furnish playground equjipment for the school.  The children have come to regard him as their grandfather.