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:    
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    


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California's air is cleaner, thanks to efforts to control smog.  Now, a Eureka company is helping people find cars that are smog compliant.  Older model cars have difficulty passing smog regulations.  And a Eureka mechanic, Steve Fowlkes, of Eureka Smog and Repair has been looking for ways to help people have affordable transportation.