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.:
Rash of dumpster fires in downtown Eureka
Eureka – Police are reporting a rash of dumpster fires have hit downtown Eureka.
Humboldt Bay Fire was called to the 600 block of 6th Street in Eureka for two adjacent dumpster fires. They were extinguished quickly and there were no injuries or damage done to nearby buildings. The area was checked but no witness or suspects were located.
Eureka Police says that since the first of the year, there have now been six suspicious dumpster fires in the downtown Eureka area. If anyone has any suspect information they are asked to call the EPD at: 707-441-4013