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 www.ncuaqmd.org.:     - Click for more Info

Yurok Tribe holding Special Election

KLAMATH- The Yurok Tribe is holding a special election, due to the passing of one of its council members. The tribe is looking to fill the open South District seat. You can pick up nomination papers now at the Yurok Tribal Office in Klamath. There is a $25.00 filing fee when you pick up the nomination forms.
 
If interested, you must be at least 25 years old as of April 2nd 2014. In addition, you must be a member of the Yurok Tribe and live in the South District to quality. Applicants will have until February 21st to apply. 
 
For more information call the Election Office at 482-1350.