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

Saturday Feb. 22, 2014 News Headlines

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NORTH COAST- The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Bomb Squad was called in after a suspicious device was found at a North Coast middle school and Fortuna Police are still looking for a 23-year-old “at-risk” missing person last seen earlier this month. In Eureka, hundreds turned up to the annual informational health fair at the Bayshore Mall. Plus, a small northern California town to the east of the North Coast in Alturas is dealing with a mass shooting that left four people dead.