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
Man arrested for vandalizing police station, spitting on officer
ARCATA- A Southern California man was arrested Wednesday morning in Arcata for allegedly vandalizing the police station, then spitting in the face of the arresting officer.
Police say around 9 a.m. an officer was pulling into the parking lot of the police department when he saw 37 year old Joshua Eric Wilkes vandalizing city property and the back door of the department. As he was being placed in the patrol car, Wilkes allegedly spat on the officer.
He was booked into the jail on charges of vandalism and battery on an officer. He was also wanted for a probation warrant out of Hawaii.