Mandatory evacuation for both sides of Lower Mad River Road, from Ruth Marina/Journey’s End to Ruth/Zenia Road. :
State Route 36 is closed at the Trinity County line due to the wildfires. It's unknown when the roadway will re-open:
Mike McGuire to head two state committees
SACRAMENTO – It's just his fourth week in office and a North Coast Senator has been selected to two leadership teams.Mike McGuire will head up the Human Services and Fisheries and Aquaculture committees.
McGuire said he's grateful and excited to be asked and is looking forward to getting to work and chairing both positions. The Human Services Committee oversees Cal Fresh, nutritional assistance programs, senior services and more. The Fisheries Committee, for forty years, has helped set legislation and remedied many issues on the North Coast.
McGuire has had substantial experience in both arenas when he was a supervisor in Sonoma County. At age 35, he is the youngest member of the State Senate.