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     - Click for more Info

Hospice of Humboldt offering free grief services

NORTH COAST - It’s something everyone experiences at one time or another…grief. Hospice of Humboldt is offering free grief support services for those in need.

Hospice has been serving the community and Hospice families for 35 years. The organization offers free drop-in grief support groups every week in Eureka at the Hospice facility, the Jacoby Storehouse in Arcata, and at Sequoia Springs in Fortuna.

Eureka Wednesdays, 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.; Fridays, 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.; Saturdays (Slipper Club – casual drop-in session), 9:00 to 10:30 a.m., all meetings at the hospice office, 2010 Myrtle Ave.

Arcata: Mondays, 6:00 to 7:30 p.m., Jacoby Storehouse, 791 Eighth St., fourth floor conference room.

Fortuna:  Wednesdays, 6:00 to 7:30 p.m., Sequoia Springs, 2401 Redwood Way.

For more information about services provided by Hospice call: 707-445-8443 or visit: