Red Cross Evacuation Center for Mad River/Ruth at: Van Duzen Community Center, Van Duzen Road, Mad River:    
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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News Headlines: Saturday, January 10, 2015

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NORTH COAST - Hundreds gathered around the Trinidad Light House for the anniversary of a nearly 200 foot wave. It was an educational and meaningful week for a group of Japanese students from Takata High School who have been visiting Del Norte High this week. On the agenda for Brooking’s City Council Meeting Monday, an item to contract with Portland State University to undertake an annexation study. Plus, local officials attended an all-day orientation to learn how to better meet constituent’s needs.