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September 18, 2014                  Vol. 10 Issue 209


Published nightly, except Sunday, in Orofino, ID

Breaking news (9-18-14, 3 p.m.)
Wildfire smoke prompts continuing Air Quality Advisories, Burn Bans
Smoke from regional wildfires continues to impact areas on and off the Nez Perce Reservation prompting both Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) and the Nez Perce Tribe Air Quality Program to issue Air Quality Advisories for Clearwater, Idaho, Lewis, Nez Perce and Latah counties. See the advisories...

4-H animals auctioned
The Grand Champion Market and Reserve Champion Market sheep, beef and swine were recognized during the annual 4-H Auction Saturday during the Clearwater County Fair. See the info and photos...

People gather for ice cream, old time music
People gathered at the Clearwater Historical Museum Saturday to enjoy ice cream, old time music and renewing friendships during the annual Ice Cream Social. See the photoa...

Bishop Martin Wells to visit Ascension Lutheran Church
Ascension Lutheran Church worship service on Sept. 21 at 9 a.m. will be led by Bishop Martin Wells of Spokane, WA. See the article...

Spotlighters beware! It might be artificial
Idaho Department of Fish and Game is taking aggressive action to catch and prosecute people who spotlight game animals. See the article and photo...

Need faster Internet, a new roof, a heating system repair/install or lodging for guests?
Check out our newly revised 'Directory Page' and see who might have the remedies for holes in your roof, faster Internet and great places to stay. See the page...

Looking for a job?
See the listing. Check Classifieds...

You Could Be a Winner!
Join us for our 456th Week of Orofino History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See the first three clues...

We Have a Winner!
Join us for our 455th Week of Orofino History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See answer, winner and first three clues...

Trivia follow up...answers?
We are still working on the follow up on some Orofino History Trivia topics. Check here to see them...

Clearwater Creations
We have started a service for Clearwater Country artisans and crafters that would like to advertise their creations on our site in a shopping cart format and for those who would like to purchase items uniquely from Clearwater Country. See the Creations page...

Catch up on 2013 Fair articles & photos
For those who would like to catch up all at once on Window on the Clearwater coverage of the Clearwater County Fair and Orofino Lumberjack Days, we are providing this page with links to articles, photos and information about happenings in 2013. We will continue to add to the archives on this page as we continue our coverage. See the latest on the home page each day. See the archives here...

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--Dr. Seuss

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Orofino, ID 83544
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