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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Protest at court house against U.S. immigration policy
EUREKA- Dozens rallied at the Humboldt County Courthouse Friday to protest against the deportation policies under the Obama administration.
Community members of all ages held up signs as protesters spoke about their concerns over recent Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raids. Those at the rally said they feared they or their family members would be deported if the practices continued.
This is the first protest for immigration reform at the courthouse in years. Many at the rally are students of Humboldt State University and a handful were children attending the rally with their parents.