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March 14, 2019                  Vol. 15 Issue 61


Published nightly, except Sunday, in Orofino, ID

Breaking news (3-16-19, 4 p.m.)
Cottonwood man dies in one-vehicle accident on US 12 above Orofino
A Cottonwood man died in a one-vehicle rollover accident at mile post 58 on U.S. Highway 12, 7 miles west of Kamiah, Saturday at 7:02 a.m., according to Idaho State Police. See the report...

Breaking news (3-15-19, 10:30 a.m.)
IDFG receives federal steelhead permit and fishing continues
Idaho Department of Fish and Game on Friday, March 15 received federal reauthorization for its steelhead fishing season, so fishing will continue uninterrupted, and the two areas currently closed will reopen immediately. See the article...

2019 First Tech Challenge accomplishes a lot during year
The 2019 First Tech Challenge Clearwater Atomic Robotic Technician Team accomplished a lot this year. See the article and photo...

White-tailed deer research project underway in Clearwater Region
In big game management units 15 and 10A, Idaho Department of Fish and Game has started a multi-year research project to better understand how predator and prey big game populations influence each other and how wildlife management activities (such as harvest levels) influence those interactions. See the article and photo...

Obituary:
Francis L. Huntley, 77, formerly of Orofino...

ITD Board, Idaho Oil and Gas Conservation Commission appointments announced
BOISE - Governor Brad Little announced this week his appointments of Jim Thompson of Sandpoint and Robert Hoff of Idaho Falls to serve on the Idaho Transportation Board, and Betty Coppersmith of Eagle to serve on the Idaho Oil and Gas Conservation Commission. See the article...

DOI celebrates recovery of the gray wolf with proposal to remove from ESA protection
The gray wolf, an iconic species of the American West, had all but disappeared from landscape in the lower 48 states by the early 20th century. Now it roams free in nine states and is stable and healthy throughout its current range, according to the Department of the Interior news release. See the article...

On National Ag Day and every day, celebrate farmers
Brian Dansel and Curtis Elke write in celebration of National Ag Day...

Need a 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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You Could Be a Winner!
Join us for our 573rd Clearwater History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See the clues...

We Have Winners!
Join us for our 571st Clearwater History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See the answer, winners and cluea...

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 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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