Delta Airlines Adding Additional Round-Trip Flight Between Lewiston & Salt Lake City

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LEWISTON, ID - Delta Airlines is adding an additional round-trip flight between Lewiston and Salt Lake City in preparation for increased business travel and summer vacations.  Beginning July 8th, travelers will have a third option for departing from the Lewiston-Nez Perce County Regional Airport.

Two Injured in Collision at Intersection of Levee Bypass Road and D Street

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The Lewiston Police major collision investigation team will continue the investigation of the traffic collision at Levee Bypass and D Street. The driver of the 2012 Toyota Camry involved died just before 6 p.m. on May 19th after being transported to St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center following the collision.

The driver of the Toyota was identified as 80 year old Clarkston resident Veronica Zeimantz. The passenger in the Toyota Camry was identified as 80 year old Clarkston resident Michael Zeimantz. The 2005 Sterling delivery truck was operated by 28 year old Clarkston resident Joshua Flerchinger. His passenger was 20 year old Lewiston resident Roman Riggs-Bay.


Two people were injured in a collision at the intersection of Levee Bypass Road and D Street at 2:37 p.m. this afternoon.  The Lewiston Police Department says a 2012 Toyota Camry was traveling westbound on D Street and was struck on the driver's side by a 2005 Sterling delivery truck that was hauling drywall.  The 10-wheel truck had been traveling eastbound on Levee Bypass Road.

Road Closure Expected as Avista Replaces Power Poles in Clarkston

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CLARKSTON, WA - Avista Utilities will be replacing eight power poles in Clarkston early next week in order to accommodate a Washington State Department of Transportation project.  Officials say a road closure is planned as crews replace four poles along Bridge Street and four poles on 2nd Street between Monday and Wednesday.

Clearwater & Lewis Counties, Other Areas Receive Emergency Funding for Flood Damages

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WASHINGTON, DC - Roads and bridges in Idaho that were damaged by flooding this spring are getting a financial boost for repairs.  The US Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration today announced the immediate availability of $1.25 million in Emergency Relief funds to help begin repairs on Grangemont Road in Clearwater County, Central Ridge Road in Lewis County, and elsewhere.

Latah, Clearwater, and Idaho Counties Among Those Covered by Federal Disaster Declaration

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LEWISTON, ID - Eight northern and north-central Idaho counties received a Presidential Disaster Declaration today to help communities recover from flooding that occurred between March 6th through the 28th.  Thirty-one of the state's 44 counties now have a state or local disaster declaration.


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