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June 27, 2015                  Vol. 11 Issue 150


Published nightly, except Sunday, in Orofino, ID

Breaking news (6-29-15)
Canoe Camp Fire at 44 acres, partially linedThe Canoe Camp Fire west of Orofino has grown to 44 acres as of Monday morning, according to Public Information Officer Sheldon Keafer. See the update...

Update (6-27-15, midnight)
Canoe Camp Fire sparked by car fire
What is now being called the Canoe Camp Fire had spread to and estimated 10-15 acres by early Saturday evening with the dry, hot conditions. See the update and photos...

Breaking news (6-27-15 5:30 p.m.)
Car sparks wildland fire
Personnel from Orofino Fire Department, Clearwater-Potlatch Timber Protective Association, Idaho Department of Lands, Clearwater County Sheriff's Office and Idaho Transportation Department are on the scene of a wildland fire up the hill from US Highway 12 between Mangum's Shop and Hidden Village, about mile post 39.5. See the info...

Do not let fire ruin the Independence celebration
The Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests and Idaho Department of Lands (IDL) wish everyone a safe 4th of July. See the article...

Trina Snyder named School Business Official of the Year
The Idaho Association of School Business Officials, named Orofino School District's Business Manager, Trina Snyder, as the School Business Official of the Year. See the column...

Summer Reading registration beginning at Orofino Library
Summer Reading registration at Clearwater Memorial Public Library is June 29 through July 3. See the article...

Orofino Rotary changes officers
The Orofino Rotary Club meeting of June 26 marked the Orofino Rotary Club's last meeting of the 2014-2015 Rotary year. See the column...

More Chinook coming to the Boise River
A second round of Chinook salmon arrived in the Boise River on Friday, June 26. See the article...

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 church?
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You Could Be a Winner!
Join us for our 479th Week of Orofino History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See the clues...

We Have a Winner!
Join us for our 478th Week of Orofino History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See the answer, winner and 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 2014 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 2014. 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...

"The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy."

-----Dr. Martin Luther King

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Orofino, ID 83544
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