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 evacuation for both sides of Lower Mad River Road, from Ruth Marina/Journey’s End to Ruth/Zenia Road. :    
State Route 36 is closed at the Trinity County line due to the wildfires. It's unknown when the roadway will re-open:    

Tall Ships due in April

EUREKA - They’re coming back! Two historic tall ships will visit the North Coast in April.

It’s a  pilgrimage the Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain take every year. They’re scheduled to settle in at the Bonnie Gool Guest Dock near the Adorni Center April 17 through the 22. Crescent City will play host April 23 through the 27.

Both ships offer educational public tours and sailings as well as programs for 4th through 6th graders. For reservations or more information on the tall ship visit call:   800-200-5239 or visit