Garfield Area Man Dies in One-Vehicle Rollover Near Tekoa

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TEKOA, WA - An 80-year-old Garfield area man died this morning in a one-vehicle rollover crash in Whitman County.  According to a press release from the Whitman County Sheriff's Office, Melvin L. Mundell was traveling northbound on Tekoa-Farmington Road and failed to negotiate a corner.  His 2014 Jeep Patriot left the road and rolled onto its top in Hangman Creek, about 1/4 mile south of Tekoa.

States Receive SBA Grants to Boost Small Business Exports

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OLYMPIA, WA - The US Small Business Administration has awarded the Washington State Department of Commerce a sixth year of funding to help state small businesses grow through exporting. The $900,000 grant, part of the SBA’s State Trade Expansion Program, is the highest and maximum amount awarded from a total $18 million nationwide.  The Idaho Department of Commerce received a grant of $343,240.

Kamiah Man Rescued After Missing For Two Days; Car Crashed 75 Feet into Ravine

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KAMIAH, ID - A 24-year-old Kamiah man who was reported missing Friday night was located Sunday morning with the help of his cell phone's signal.  Jacob L. Phillips had left work in Grangeville at 2:15 p.m.   He never made it home and he did not make contact with any family members.  On Sunday, Phillips' car was found 75 feet down in a ravine.

Weather for the Lewis-Clark Valley, Palouse, & Camas Prairie

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Weather for the Lewis-Clark Valley, Palouse, and Camas Prairie

Today A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. West wind 6 to 14 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tonight Showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 5 to 13 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.


Clarkston Woman Involved in Rollover Crash on Tammany Creek Road

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LEWISTON, ID - A 22-year-old Clarkston woman received only minor injuries in a one-vehicle rollover crash on Tammany Creek Road at about 10:22 a.m. this morning.  The Nez Perce County Sheriff's Office says Samantha R. Wantz was traveling eastbound near milepost 5 when she lost control of her 1997 Ford Explorer on a turn and hit the embankment.

Small Business Technology Funding Workshop Oct. 19th

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LEWISTON, ID - The Idaho Small Business Development Center, Idaho National Laboratory, and the Idaho Department of Commerce are teaming up to hold a small business technology funding workshop on October 19th at the Lewiston City Library from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. The workshop is free and open to the public, but anyone attending is asked to pre-register at

One Injured in US 95 Crash

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GENESEE, ID - One person was injured in a two-vehicle collision on US 95 at about 3:33 p.m. yesterday afternoon.  The Idaho State Police says 21-year-old Brandon Arneson of Genesee was traveling southbound when he attempted to turn left across the northbound lanes onto eastbound Genesee-Juliaetta Road.  He failed to yield the right-of-way and his 1997 Geo Prism was struck by a 2000 Chevrolet Cavalier driven by 19-year-old Regan Campbell of Moscow.


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