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    

Sunday, March 30, 2014 News Headlines

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Four men are arrested in Fortuna after police respond to a report of a verbal argument on Saturday night.  Charges for the men range from maintaining a drug house to possession of a taser by a felon. Plus, Humboldt County is working to acquire the McKay Tract Community Forest.  Also, Coolio, the blind seal that was rescued by the North Coast Marine Mammal Center, will have a new home.