Idaho Leverages Federal Relief Funds To Cover Public Safety Costs, Gives Local Governments Opportunity To Transfer Up To $200 Million In Savings To Property Taxpayers

A News Release | Idaho Governor Brad Little

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Boise, Idaho – Governor Brad Little and legislators announced today the state is leveraging federal coronavirus relief funds to cover local public safety personnel salaries, and giving cities and counties the opportunity to pass on the savings to property taxpayers.

Whitman County Approved for Phase III

News Release | Whitman County Emergency Management

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The Washington State Secretary of Health has approved Whitman County’s Phase 3 application request.  Individual businesses must operate under Governor’s Phase 3 guidelines which can be found at  People in high risk populations are strongly encouraged to limit their participation in social activities.

Free Fishing Day Is June 13

Press Release | Idaho Fish and Game

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Free Fishing Day Is June 13, And Here's What You Need To Know For A Fun Day Of Fishing.
F&G will not host events due to COVID-19 concerns, but otherwise, Free Fishing Day will mostly be the same. Anyone can enjoy a day of fishing without a fishing license, but all other rules still apply. 

20-029 Summer Recreational Vessel Lockage Schedule Has Begun

US Army Corps of Engineers Walla Walla District

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COLUMBIA & SNAKE RIVERS, Ore. & Wash. – For the Walla Walla District, Corps of Engineers, May 15 marked the start of the summer schedule for recreational boaters using navigation locks to travel past U.S. Army Corps of Engineers dams on the Columbia and Snake rivers, according to Corps navigation planners.


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