Planned 911 Outage
OROFINO, ID – The 911 service in Clearwater County will be down starting on January 15th for about eight hours. The Clearwater County Sheriff’s Office says they were notified today that the outage will start at 10:00 pm on the 15th and will end no later than 6:00 am the next day.
The outage area includes Orofino, Weippe, Pierce, Elk River, and Peck.
A release says that Frontier Communications will be doing scheduled maintenance to repair a damaged fiber optic cable.
Normal phone service shouldn’t be interrupted, so if you have a medical, fire, or law enforcement emergency during that time, call 208-476-4521.