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:
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.:
DEA cracks down on meth and heroin in Humboldt County
HOOPA- Thirteen were taken into custody Thursday in connection with drug trafficking operations in Humboldt County.
The Federal Drug Enforcement Administration teamed up with the County Drug Task Force, Eureka Police Department's POP team and the U.S. Marshall's Office to serve federal indictments and state arrest warrants on properties in Eureka and Hoopa.
According to the sheriff's office, some locations served included a travel trailer behind Hoopa's Burger Barn, another on the 300 block of Highway 96, and one on Bald Hills Road.
In Eureka, a warrant was served on the 1500 block of Wood Street. In total eight individuals were arrested in Hoopa, five others in Eureka.
Thursday's raids focused on methamphetamine and heroin operations. They result from a year and a half federal investigation into drug trafficking in Humboldt County.