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:    
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New Blue Lake Council Member Appointed

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BLUE LAKE- The Blue Lake City Council has appointed a new member to serve the city. Michele McCall-Wallace will be sworn in at the city's next council meeting.

McCall-Wallace is a Humboldt State University lecturer and has previously served on the city council from 2008-2012. 

Three applicants applied to fill the open position. The council choose to appoint a new member in order to save on the costs of another election.