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

Deadline to file for June 2014 election this Wednesday

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As the June 2014 primary election inches closer, the races in Humboldt County are starting to take shape.

Currently for the District Attorney’s Office, there are four candidates that have filed their applications to run: Allan Dollison, Elan Firpo, Arnie Klein and Maggie Fleming.  The deadline to file for DA along with other races where the incumbent is not running is this Wednesday, March 12th at 5pm.

Elected offices available: two Supervisor positions, three Superior Court Judges, Assessor, Auditor-Controller, County Clerk-Registrar, Coroner, District Attorney and Sheriff.