Shasta-Trinity National Forest Fork Complex: A community meeting will be held today, August 2, at 1pm at the Hayfork Community Church in Hayfork. A community meeting will be held today, August 2, at 4pm in Hyampom, at the Volunteer Fire Department.:
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: - 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
DUI arrests down
NORTH COAST- DUI arrests are down this holiday season, the Avoid the 8 DUI task force made seven arrests over the weekend.
One following a major injury accident near Scotia where a Carlotta man was arrested Saturday after he allegedly lost control of his vehicle, hit a sign and traveled 80 feet down the hillside.
The Winter Holiday Anti DUI crackdown is in affect now until midnight January 1st.
Last year, 12 people were arrested for DUI in the same three day period.
All scheduled traffic and patrol officers will be focusing on getting those drivers off the roads. Drivers can expect to see license checkpoints, DUI task force operations and roving DUI patrols until the next year.