Wildfire Preparedness Workshop

RSVP Today

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LEWISTON, ID – You'll need to RSVP today if you want to attend a workshop about protecting yourself and your property from wildfires.  Wildfires are getting bigger and the seasons are getting longer.  Idaho Smart Growth is hoping you’ll attend one of their presentations about the importance of planning for wildfires that come near your town.

Breakfast For Kids Coming Up

April 25th | 7am | New Bridges

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LEWISTON, ID – Your chance to help the Boys & Girls Clubs is coming up.  April 25th is when you can have a delicious breakfast and be able to give whatever you can financially to help out the clubs.  The 12th annual Breakfast for Kids event is underwritten by Wells Fargo so that every dollar you donate goes straight to helping the clubs.  The clubs in Clarkston, Lewiston, and Lapwai serve roughly 5,900 kids every year.

Airport Public Hearing Tomorrow

March 12th | 3316 16th St | 6pm

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LEWISTON, ID – Tomorrow is the day to speak your peace about the issues at the Lewiston Nez Perce County Airport. 

The County, City, and Airport Authority Board have agreed to a joint mediation process to discuss solutions to the problems at the airport.  Prior to that, County Commissioners and the County Prosecutor want to hear your thoughts. 

Corrections Officer Arrested For Bribery

Smuggled Contraband To An Inmate

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BOISE, ID – A prison corrections officer is behind bars for his role in a bribery scheme.  An FBI investigation at the Idaho Department of Corrections’ facility in Kuna, ID ended with an extended sentence for an inmate, three years of probation for his girlfriend, and more than a year in prison for the corrections officer.

Colfax Meth & Heroin Bust

Saturday Morning

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COLFAX, WA – Whitman County Deputies took more meth and heroin off the streets over the weekend.  Early Saturday morning, deputies arrested an Albion, WA man for an equipment violation.  Then they learned that 44-year-old Anthony Emerson had an outstanding warrant for his arrest.  After arresting him, they requested a search warrant for the vehicle he was driving. 

1st Time Ranch-Buying Workshop

University Of Idaho Extension

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LEWISTON, ID – If you’re about to buy a ranch, or if you’re considering the idea, the University of Idaho Extension has a workshop coming up that you’ll want to attend.

The program is called Rural Land Purchasing, and it’s designed to inform first-time buyers of rural property about what makes rural land buying more complex than the typical house in town.

82,000 Wild Horses Looking For Homes

Bureau Of Land Management

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – If you have some spare acreage and want to make some extra cash, the Bureau of Land Management could have a contract for you.  They’re seeking contractors for off-range pastures to provide a free-roaming environment and quality care for wild horses and burros taken from public lands in the western U.S. 

Drug Take-Back Coming Up

April 24th, 26th, 27th

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LEWISTON, ID – Plans are in the works for this year’s Prescription Take-Back Days.  The Lewiston Police Department and REACH (Resources Empowering Action for Community Health) are accepting prescriptions that you don’t need any more, in the hopes of keeping them from kids and adults for whom they are not prescribed. 


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