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.:    

Homicide suspect Matthew Brown taken into custody

RANCHO SEQUOIA- The suspect in last Friday’s shooting in the Rancho Sequoia area of Southern Humboldt has been taken into custody. Matthew Brown is the suspect in the death of Neil Decker. 
 
Monday night just before 10 p.m. deputies responded to another shooting in that same area of Rancho Sequoia. 
 
Lt. Wayne Hanson of the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that one person has been shot and killed. Authorities are not commenting about how Brown was involved in Monday’s shooting. 
 
We will continue to update this story.