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. There will be a meeting Saturday at 6pm at the Baptist Church in Bridgeville 48215 Alderpoint Road :    
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:    
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.:    

News Headlines (Sunday, March 1, 2015)

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NORTH COAST- Some Carlotta residents work together to rebuild two areas of roadway destroyed in last month's flooding.  Officials with Pacific Gas and Electric release the cause of Saturday's power outage which left Bayshore Mall and some businesses along Broadway in the dark.  Motorists in Eureka could have to slow down if the city council approves a proposal to lower the speed limit on 14 different city roads.  Local home-based businesses were on display at an expo in Fortuna.  Also, low income homeowners on the North Coast have the chance to get free or low cost solar panels installed on their houses.