Mandatory evacuation for both sides of Lower Mad River Road, from Ruth Marina/Journey’s End to Ruth/Zenia Road. :    
State Route 36 is closed at the Trinity County line due to the wildfires. It's unknown when the roadway will re-open:    

First candidate emerges for next Eureka County Clerk, Recorder and Registrar of Voters

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EUREKA- Carolyn Crnich has been serving as the County Clerk, Recorder, and Registrar of Voters since 1991, but will be stepping down this next year.  The first person to announce their candidacy will make that formal announcement on Thursday.

Kelly Sanders, the Assistant County Registrar of Voters and Election Manager will announce her candidacy at the Carter Hotel in Eureka at 12:15 p.m. on Thursday.  Crnich has been the county clerk recorder registrar of voters for 6 terms.  She says she is most proud of her role in the Humboldt Election Transparency Project and her role in using a local company to print voter ballots, keeping that revenue in the local economy.