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

Low Voter Turnout Expected For District Elections

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Election officials expect low voter turnout for Tuesday's Consolidated District Elections. Over twenty different positions are up for vote for various school districts and community services district.


This year voters are using a new program to find voters electronically. Carolyn Crnich, the Humboldt County Clerk, said the new technology will decrease wait time. Humboldt County poll places will be the first in the state to use the new technology.