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July 17, 2024                   Vol. 20 Issue 167


Published nightly, except Sunday, in Orofino, ID

Breaking news (7-18-24)
Grangeville Fire Restrictions Area moving to Stage 1 Fire Restrictions
Hot and dry weather conditions have recently continued to cure both live and dead fuels across the landscape in north-central Idaho prompting a decision amongst interagency land managers to implement Fire Restrictions for the Grangeville Fire Restrictions Area. See the info...

Weather Bulletin (7-18-24)
National Weather Service issues Excessive Heat Warning Friday through Tuesday
National Weather Service-Missoula has issued an Excessive Heat Warning from Friday noon through Tuesday 11 a.m. for the Orofino/Grangeville Region, Southern Clearwater Mountains and Northern Clearwater Mountains and Lower Hells Canyon/Salmon River Region. See the forecast...

Wednesday, July 17, 2024

Engines will purr in downtown Orofino this weekend
Everyone is invited to the 21st Annual Show & Shine Scholarship fundraiser Friday, July 19 and Saturday, July 20. See the article and photo...

Orofino City Council approves zoning variance on Hartford
A zoning variance requested by Richard Stoddard at 10552 Hartford Ave. was approved during the Orofino City Council meeting July 9 as recommended by the Orofino Planning and Zoning Commission. See the report...

City of Orofino to begin banning open fire within city limits; shares info resources
City of Orofino will begin the ban of open fire within city limits on July 26. See the article...

FEMA authorizes funds to fight Texas Fire in Idaho
BOTHELL. - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) authorized the use of federal funds to help with firefighting costs for the Texas Fire burning in Latah and Nez Perce Counties. See the article...

Canadian motorcycle rider dies in crash on US12
A Canadian motorcycle rider died in a crash at milepost 134.5 on U.S. Highway 12 about 12 miles east of Wilderness Gateway Campground, according to Idaho State Police. See the report...

Grangeville man killed in one-vehicle crash on Deer Creek Rd. west of Whitebird Grade
WHITEBIRD- Idaho State Police is investigating a single vehicle fatality crash on Deer Creek Rd. west of Whitebird Grade that killed Grangeville man. See the report...

Monday, July 15, 2024

Orofino Rotary Club holds annual log drive
The Annual Rotary Log Drive was launched July 13, with a total of 481 logs meandering downstream toward the finish line at Johnson Ave. Bridge. See the article and photo...

Lolo Pass Visitor Center Is getting batty on the full moon
KOOSKIA - When the full moon rises, the bats of Lolo Pass come out to play. See the article and photo...

Average price of regular unchanged this week in Orofino
Average price of a gallon of regular gasoline is unchanged this Monday in Orofino at $3.60. See the report...

Idaho Repertory Theatre presents romantic comedy 'Love and Baseball' starting July 26
MOSCOW - Idaho Repertory Theatre, the professional summer theatre in residence at University of Idaho, presents the comedic and moving romance 'Love and Baseball' by Jerry Montoya. See the article...

'Right of Way' showcases Idaho solutions for wildlife migration
BOISE - From building wildlife bridges over highways so they are safer to cross to marking fencing so it's easier for animals to see, Right of Way showcases wildlife migration solutions being implemented across Idaho. See the article...

Grants available to Idaho districts, charters for School Resource Officers
BOISE - Districts and charters in Idaho can now apply for funding to support a School Resource Officer (SRO). See the article...

Looking for a gift or collectible, special photos or frames, need faster Internet, a new roof
Check out our Directory Page and see who might have the remedies for holes in your roof, faster Internet, that special photo, frame or gift. See the page...

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We Have a Winner!
Join us for our 685th Clearwater History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See the answer, winnter and clues...

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Join us for our 618th Clearwater History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See how to help....

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