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:
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Witnesses refuse to testify; Trial of double murder suspect Bodhi Tree
EUREKA- Two witnesses are now held in civil contempt after refusing to testify for the trial of double murder suspect Bodhi Tree.
Witnesses, Steve Upton and Melvin Matthews will both be held in the Humboldt County Correctional Facility for refusing to testify.
Matthews was the original suspect of the attempted murder by the Eureka Police Department. Upton, a friend of the attempted murder suspect, Rhett August, was at the victim's home the night of the shooting.
Both suspects, who are in custody for other crimes, were granted immunity agreements for their testimony, but both still refused.