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: - 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 www.ncuaqmd.org.: - Click for more Info
Two arrested then released - no room at the jail
Eureka police served a search warrant and have arrested two men for substantial amounts of drugs for sale. However they were later released.
53-year old Larry Gene Blake was contacted and arrested at the 12-hundred block of G Street in Eureka. Law enforcement found 6.8 grams of methamphetamine. 1.4 grams of cocaine, along with packaging materials. while arresting Blake, another man drove up to the residence and after obtaining a search warrant, 27- year old Alfonso Yanez-Espana was arrested when officers found 2.2 pounds of methamphetamine and thirty five thousand dollars in cash.
Both men were transported to the Humboldt county jail with multiple charges. However, because of over crowding, both were released.