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:
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EPD finds precious gems in hotel
EUREKA- Hundreds of precious gems and stones were discovered inside a Eureka hotel.
Just after 5 on Wednesday night, officers with the Eureka Police Department responded to the 1900 block of 4th street to conduct a probation search of a room. It was then authorities say they found multiple boxes, each with hundreds of gems and stones. No subjects on the scene claimed ownership or any knowledge of the gems, so EPD officers collected them. If you have information, you’re asked to call the Eureka Police Department at (707) 441-4060.