Guy Bennett Now Hiring: Boiler Operator Night Shift

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Sawmill seeking a boiler operator for the night shift.  Experience preferred but not required.  Applicants must have the ability to operate and maintain the boiler to meet air and water quality standards.  Knowledge of computers and computer-controlled operations, solid work history and the ability to work responsibly with minimal supervision required.  The successful applicant will have mechanical aptitude and above average troubleshooting skills.  Applicant must be willing to work weekends and holidays as part of the normal work schedule.

Drug Take-Back Day

Oct 24th | 10am - 2pm | LCSC Library Parking Lot

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LEWISTON, ID – If you have old prescriptions lying around, here’s your chance to get rid of them safely.  The REACH (Resources Empowering Action for Community Health) group and the Lewiston Police Department are hosting a drug take-back day.   It’s coming up Wednesday, October 24th from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm at the LCSC Library Parking Lot.

Southway Bridge Construction Monday

Expect Delays | 9am - 3pm

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LEWISTON, ID – A trip across the Southway Bridge shouldn't affect your morning or afternoon commute, but may take a little extra time during mid-day on Monday.  The City of Lewiston and Asotin County are working together to repair the Southway Bridge’s surface.  Work will start at 9:00 am and should be finished by 3:00 pm. 

Drug Task Force Arrests Man With 13.1 Oz Of Meth

Man's 2nd Arrest This Year

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CLARKSTON, WA – The Quad Cities Drug Task force arrested a man with more than 13 ounces of Meth.  For the second time this year, Garfield County resident Jose Ramon Vasquez-Pina was arrested for Possession of a Controlled Substance/Methamphetamine with Intent to Deliver.  Jose Ramon Vasquez-Pina was arrested originally on March 2nd with the earlier charge.  Garfield County had an active arrest warrant out on him for not appearing to face that charge.

Guy Bennett Now Hiring: Millwright

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Guy Bennett Lumber Company is a family owned and operated sawmill located in Clarkston, WA seeking a millwright with experience welding, cutting, pneumatics, basic hydraulics, and alignment experience.  Applicants must be knowledgeable in all aspects of preventative maintenance and repair of sawmill equipment especially pneumatic valves and hydraulic cylinders.  Applicants must be able to read and understand blueprints.  Knowledge of computerized maintenance systems is preferred.

Backyard Fire Extinguished Before Damage

Yesterday | Asotin County

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CLARKSTON, WA – Another fire got out of control yesterday in Asotin County.  A neighbor in the 1000 block of Washington Street called 911 around 5:05 pm after seeing what appeared to be a burn pile spreading toward the alley between Washington and Webster Streets and a shed.  When the Asotin County Fire District showed up, the homeowner was nowhere to be found, so the Sheriff opened the gate to allow access.

Yard Waste Fire Burns More Than 50 Acres

Asotin Creek Rd. | Yesterday

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ASOTIN, WA – Two days into open burning and one already got out of control.  Yesterday a resident just outside of Asotin was burning yard debris when the fire started up the hillside off Asotin Creek Road.  Firefighters from Asotin County, City of Asotin, Clarkston, and Lewiston fought the blaze from both the top and bottom of the hillside. 


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