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
First ever Women's History Month Forum held at Eureka High School
EUREKA- Eureka High School honored women on Tuesday at the first ever EHS Women’s History Month Forum.
At the Multicultural Club event, four professionals spoke to the student body about the obstacles they’ve faced as women and how they’ve overcome them. The panel included Humboldt County Superior Court Judge Marilyn B. Miles, Redwood Capital Bank Chief Lending Officer Jennifer Budwig, EPD Sgt. Kay Howden and Humboldt County District Attorney Maggie Fleming. The four shared their experiences with workplace discrimination, bias and even threats at their various jobs. However, District Attorney Fleming says she hopes the event is an inspiration.
"Knowing that there were others who were told they couldn't do certain jobs who then went ahead proceeded to prove to people they could do those jobs and that hopefully is going to open the door for more people to take on those roles," said District Attorney Fleming.
"It just shows that they can do this, that they can succeed. As long as you strive and work hard for it you can succeed. It may not come easy to you but you just have to work hard and work through it," said Amelia Phan, the President of the EHS Multicultural Club.