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:
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
News Headlines (Saturday, January 24, 2015)
NORTH COAST- A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle in Eureka. Also in Eureka, a structure fire destroyed a residential building. A group of HSU students continued their sit-in at the Native American Forum on the HSU campus. Caltrans is asking for your help choosing an alternative route to the Last Chance Grade in Del Norte County. Community members worked to improve the health of Arcata's Community Forest as part of the Ridge Trail Project. Big Brothers and Big Sisters of the North Coast held the annual Big Chili Cook Off in Blue Lake. In Trinidad, prospective engineers had the chance to meet professionals in their feed and enjoy some crab. Local high school students competed for the chance to advance in a national poetry recitation competition at the Morris Graves Museum of Art in Eureka.