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
Coroner ID’s body found in Humboldt Bay
EUREKA- The body that was recovered from Humboldt Bay on Monday has been identified. The man was 59-year-old Chester Bighead, a resident of Eureka. Bighead was found floating in the bay at the foot of Commercial Street. There is no indication at this time whether or not foul play was a factor, or how long the Bighead was in the water. An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday to determine the exact cause of death.