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     - Click for more Info

News Headlines: Saturday, January 3, 2015

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NORTH COAST - A single car crash off Highway 96, and down a 200 foot embankment, sends one to the hospital. The Arcata Coast Guard rescues four stranded hikers near Damnation Creek. Three earthquakes hit the North Coast in a less-than 24 hour period. Plus the Clarke Historical Museum celebrates local history with a "Family Railroad Jubilee". All that and more in your Saturday night headlines.