National Forest Fire Readiness

Nez Perce - Clearwater National Forests

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KAMIAH, ID – The Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forest is ready for the worst, but hoping for the best.  More than 200 firefighters across seven fire management units attended an event recently to get ready for fire season.  It was hosted by the Grangeville Smokejumpers. 

Weather for the Lewis-Clark Valley, Palouse, and Camas Prairie brought to you by Nez Perce Express.

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This morning A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Tonight A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.


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Bennett Lumber Products, Inc. is a family owned and operated sawmill located in Princeton, ID seeking a chip truck driver with a minimum of 3 years’ commercial driving experience.  Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED, a valid CDL, current Medical Examiner’s Certificate, and a clean driving record.  Preference will be given to candidates with experience driving chip trucks.  We offer a generous compensation package including medical and dental insurance and 401(k) plan with employer match. 

Fireworks Hurt and Damage Numbers

2017 Statistics For Washington

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OLYMPIA, WA – 262 people were hurt last year on or around the fourth of July from fireworks.  To go with that there were 83 fires.  Those numbers are coming from statistics the Washington State Patrol gathered.  They are only what happened in Washington state and only the ones that were reported. 

Clarkston Bank Robbery

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CLARKSTON, WA - A man threatened to detonate a bomb at the Lewis Clark Credit Union on 15th Street in Clarkston today.  Around 5:20 this afternoon he said he'd detonate it if the teller didn't comply with his demands.

Homes of Hope Fun Run

Saturday, 8am Registration

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LEWISTON, ID – Foster and adopted kids need your help.  The Homes of Hope Capes-N-Crowns fun run is this weekend.  It’s a 5K fun run or a 1 mile walk.  Homes of Hope is a non-profit organization that supports foster and adopted children in the neighboring 8 counties. 


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