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October 21, 2020                  Vol. 16 Issue 248

Published nightly, except Sunday, in Orofino, ID

Breaking news (10-23-20, 1 p.m.)
Cheney man injured in rollover accident on Grangemont
A Cheney, WA, man was injured in a rollover accident at about mile marker 20 on Grangemont Thursday, according to Clearwater County Sheriff's Office. See the report and photo...

Weather Bulletin (10-22-20, 11:30 p.m.)
NWS-Missoula issues winter storm watch, warning
National Weather Service-Missoula has issued a Winter Storm Watch for the Orofino/Grangeville region and the Lower Hells Canyon/Salmon River region and a Winter Storm Warning for the Northern and Southern Clearwater Mountains. See the forecast...

Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020

COVID-19: Possible treatments being developed
As cases of coronavirus infection (COVID-19) in Idaho pass 50,000 and deaths in the United States approach a quarter of a million, the search for useful treatments for this infection continues. See the article and photo...

Friends of CMPL holding book give away Saturday
Friends of Clearwater Memorial Public Library are holding a book give away Saturday. See the article...

Palouse Ranger District planning variety of prescribed burning
KAMIAH - Forest Service fire managers on the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests' Palouse Ranger District have plans to conduct a variety of prescribed burning activities on the district in the coming weeks as conditions allow. See the article...

Strong Families, Strong Students website is live
Idaho families are now able to apply for federal coronavirus relief funds to assist with their children's education on the State Board of Education's Strong Families, Strong Students website. See the article...

Board approves partial waiver of senior project graduation requirement
Idaho State Board of Education Wednesday voted to extend a partial waiver of the Board rule requiring high school seniors complete a senior project in order to graduate during the 2020/21 school year. See the article...

Idaho payroll jobs closest to pre-pandemic levels
U.S. seasonally adjusted nonfarm payroll employment was 7.6 percent lower in August than February. See the report...

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...

Looking for a way to get rid of an old car?
Check Classifieds...

You Could Be a Winner!
Join us for our 602nd Clearwater History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See the clues......

We Have a Winner!
Join us for our 601st Clearwater History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See the winner, answer and clues

Catch up on 2018 Clearwater County Fair and Orofino Lumberjack Days 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 2016. 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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- -- President Thomas S. Monson

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