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
Haunted Mill Tour opens at Blue Ox Mill
EUREKA - During the day, the Blue Ox Mill manufactures doors and windows, but during seven nights in the month of October, it is manufacturing fear.
The Hunted Mill Tour opens tonight with 105 volunteers putting together horror vignettes around the property. The tour takes brave souls on a 10-minute tour of the mill.
Organizers say attendees can expect to be “horrified”.
The event is also a fundraiser for several programs that have helped make the mill tour happen.
This is the second year the North Coast Repertory Theater has hosted the event.
Last year, the tour had so many attendees, they had to turn people away. This year they have extended the number of days it is open and tickets can be bought ahead of time.
“It’s a lot of fun. As a theater person, it's incredibly difficult to get those opportunities to really just let go, open up, and use just raw emotion. As human beings, we like to have this raw emotion inspired in us. That's why people like horror films. And so it's a lot of fun for us to come out and do this. And Humboldt County really kind of needs it. At the moment, I believe we are the only major haunted attraction," David Hamilton, Executive Director of the Haunted Mill Tour, said.