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.:    
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    

Rough weather causes power outage in Orleans

ORLEANS - Driving wind and rain caused a power outage in Orleans this evening.

Around 6:25 pm near the corner of Ishy Pishy Road and Highway 96, several trees came down taking power wires with them. Around 20 people lost electricity along with folks at sandy ranch. PG&E was on the scene around 8:45. No timetable was been given when repairs would be finished.