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:    
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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Crescent City man facing six counts of Lewd Acts with a Child

CRESCENT CITY- The Del Norte School employee facing child sex abuse charges was in court for an arraignment on Wednesday. 
Gary Moore, the 52-year-old Crescent Elk Middle School Employee who was arrested on Monday for allegedly engaging in inappropriate touching and other acts of miscount with students at the school. In court, Moore was arraigned on six counts of Lewd Acts on a Child, involving five different victims. Due to the amount of students involved Moore is also facing a special allegation that results in 15 years to life. 
He is set to be back in court on Friday for a bail review.