Fully-Accessible Poker Run

July 26th | 2-5pm | Brackenbury Square

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LEWISTON, ID – A poker run is coming up to celebrate the 29th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act.  The Disability Action Center Northwest is hosting the poker run July 26th that is fully accessible. 

Final "Take Me Fishing" Event On Saturday

No License or Gear Needed

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LEWISTON, ID – You don’t need a fishing license to take your kids to the river Saturday.  The final “Take Me Fishing” event is July 13th from 4:00 pm until 7:00 pm.  It’s at the Hells Gate State Park picnic pavilion.  In addition to fishing for free, they will also have things for kids to do like fish painting, casting, knot tying, tackle box building, and more. 

Lapwai Man Sentenced For Axe Attack

Victim Spent Months In Recovery

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LAPWAI, ID – A Lapwai man will spend nearly 4 years in prison for assaulting someone with an axe because he thought the victim had stolen his TV.  74-year-old Otto Mark Homan was sentenced this week to 46 months in federal prison for assault with a dangerous weapon and assault resulting in serious bodily injury. 

Motorcycle Insurance Required in WA July 28th

Already Required In Idaho

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CLARKSTON, WA – Washington motorcycle riders will have to have insurance starting on July 28th.  Governor Inslee signed a new law in April that mandates a minimum of liability insurance on those vehicles.  Until now it has not been required in Washington.  It is required already in Idaho.  Washington riders must also carry proof of insurance on the bike just like drivers of cars and pickups. 

Firewood Cutting Season Opens Saturday

Fish & Game Craig Mountain Lands

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LEWISTON, ID – If you’re looking to stock up your firewood for the winter, you can cut on Craig Mountain Fish & Game property starting Saturday.  July 13th is the official beginning of the season.  You must be on Idaho Fish & Game property though with a permit and map of the cutting area.  You can get those from the Clearwater Regional Office at 3316 16th Street in Lewiston. 


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