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:    

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.