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
More than 1,000 local residents like new Facebook page supporting police
EUREKA- Over 1,000 local residents are showing their support for law enforcement by liking a new Facebook page.
Eureka resident Gene Bass created the “Humboldt Supports Our Law Enforcement” Facebook page on December 20th. He says he made the page after seeing negative publicity directed toward police around the country, and didn’t see as much pro-law enforcement support. The page now has more than 1,000 likes and contains posts supporting police, both local and across the United States. The page also recognizes officers who have died in the line of duty.
"We've got a lot of good officers around here who are trying to do the right thing. Without the support of the community we can offer them, I think it lowers their morale and if we rally around them and they feel like they have a vested interest in the community, that it's a win-win for everybody," said Bass.