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March 5, 2021                  Vol. 17 Issue 54


Published nightly, except Sunday, in Orofino, ID

Breaking news (3-5-21, noon)
ISP increasing patrols on US 12 Lewiston to Orofino Friday
Idaho State Police plan to increase patrols to deter aggressive and inattentive driving on U.S. Highway 12 between Lewiston and Orofino this afternoon, Friday, March 5. See the info...

County Commissioners approve, sign engagement letter from Chadwick Associates
During their regular meeting Feb. 22, Clearwater County Commissioners received a proposed Engagement Letter from Daniel Chadwick with Chadwick Associates to represent the Clearwater County Prosecuting Attorney and Clearwater County to provide general legal services. See the report...

Fish and Game seeks comments about several proposed rule changes
Idaho Fish and Game is launching a negotiated rulemaking process and wants to hear from the public about four dockets of proposed rule changes. See the article...

U of I exhibit's dresses illustrate fashion's westward migration
MOSCOW - Pre-Civil War to Gilded Age dresses and other apparel displayed on the University of Idaho campus through March 11 offer glimpses of fashion's evolution over five decades more than a century ago. See the article and photo...

Idaho discovers invasive mussels in aquarium products
The Idaho State Department of Agriculture's (ISDA) Invasive Species Program announced Thursday the detection of invasive zebra mussels in aquarium products sold in the state. See the article and photos...

Little: Biden, Democrat-led Congress seek to punish responsible states like Idaho
Governor Brad Little writes about President Biden and the Democrat-led Congress are seeking to bail out big, poorly-managed states and punish states that have operated responsibly during the pandemic. See the guest opinion...

Thursday, March 5, 2021

House on Bald Eagle Dr. has minimal damage from fire
A home at 29 Bald Eagle Dr. had minimal damage from fire Wednesday evening, according to Orofino Fire Chief Jonathan Hoyt. See the report...

Dworshak Dam discharges to decrease to 13,800 cfs for second week of March
AHSAHKA - In order to meet flood control targets for March and April, Dworshak Dam will be decreasing releases starting Friday night, March 5, at midnight. See the article...

Portable toilet damage in Clearwater region is a budget, safety concern for IDFG
A portable outhouse that cost $50 to rent just a few years ago, costs $150 per month to rent in 2021. See the article and photos...

Public Health, enrolled vaccine providers now scheduling eligible frontline workers
LEWISTON-Public Health and enrolled COVID-19 vaccine providers continue to urge those aged 65 and older to schedule their vaccine appointments. See the info...

Want property taxes reduced in 2021?
BOISE - Residents might qualify for some property tax relief. See the article...

Star Card - Idaho's REAL ID deadline approaching
BOISE -- Seven months ahead of the federally mandated deadline, the Idaho Division of Motor Vehicles continues to raise awareness of the importance of obtaining a Star Card - Idaho's REAL ID. See the article...

Need a fishing guide, faster Internet, a new roof, RV parking space or lodging for guests?
Check out our Directory Page and see who might have the remedies for holes in your roof, faster Internet and great places to stay. See the page...

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We Have a Winner!
Join us for our 615th Clearwater History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See the answer, winner and clues...

We Have a Winner!
Join us for our 614th Clearwater History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See the answer, winner and clues....

"We think of miracles as large and grand - and they can be - but there are miracles all around us that we take for granted, including spiritual miracles and finding happiness amid hurt and pain." -- Hidden Miracles: Life After the Sandy Hook Tragedy

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