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. There will be a meeting Saturday at 6pm at the Baptist Church in Bridgeville 48215 Alderpoint Road :
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.:
Eureka's POP unit seizes firearms at probation search
The following is from the Eureka Police Department:
On Monday, detectives from the Eureka Police Departments Problem Oriented Policing Unit (POP) conducted a probation search at an apartment building in the 1800 block of “A” Street in Eureka. Upon arrival, detectives encountered six adult subjects and one juvenile.
As a result of the search, Timothy Chiemwichitra ,28, Joe Olivo ,35, Mario Nunez ,28, and Vanessa Wilkins ,25, were taken into custody and transported to the Humboldt County Correctional Facility for various violations.
Chiemwichitra was booked for being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm and Probation Violations. Olivo was booked for being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm and Parole Violations. Nunez was booked for being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm, Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Heroin and Probation Violations. Wilkins was booked for four outstanding warrants.
Anyone with information concerning suspected drug activity, or other nuisances occurring in the City of Eureka is encouraged to call the Problem Oriented Policing Unit at (707) 441-4373.