The River and Ranch fires have been combined by Cal Fire into a grouping known as the Mendocino Complex. The River Fire, which started near Hopland, and the Ranch Fire, which started near Potter Valley, have now caused evacuations in Lake, Colusa, and Glenn Counties. Meanwhile, other fires have caused much damage, with smoke spreading all over Northern California.
Disaster Recovery Center
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has a recovery center operating in Upper Lake, at 9470 Main Street. As of August 27, its hours are Monday through Saturday, 9:00AM to 6:00 PM. You can also reach FEMA at (800) 621-FEMA. They also operate mobile centers on an ad-hoc basis. A FEMA representative has been on KPFZ daily at 9:00 AM.