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

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This Morning A chance of rain before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow between 7am and 8am, then a chance of rain after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Southeast wind 10 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

Sex Ed Bill Requires Parents To Opt-In

Current Law Requires Parents To Opt-Out

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BOISE, ID – An Idaho Representative wants parents to have more control over their kids’ sex education in school.  Idaho Code currently requires parents to opt-out of sex ed if they don’t want their kids in the class.  House Bill 120 would change Idaho code to require an opt-in for kids to attend those classes. 

Lewiston Snow Plow Map

Roads With High-Travel Get First Priority

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LEWISTON, ID – The City of Lewiston has released its map of which roads get plowed first.  The streets with the highest number of drivers get first priority, followed by the roads that get less traveled. 

Man Refuses To Exit Vehicle

6 Law Enforcement Agencies Convince Him Otherwise

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NEZ PERCE COUNTY, ID – A man allegedly wouldn’t stop for a Whitman County Deputy early Sunday morning, prompting help from all over the Valley.  Press releases from the Whitman County and Nez Perce County Sheriff’s Offices say the deputy tried to stop 44-year-old Pullman resident Deaneal Mcknight on State Route 128 on the north side of the Snake River across from Clarkston.  A press release from the Nez Perce County Sheriff's Office states that he's a Lapwai resident.  The releases go on to say after running a stop sign on the Red Wolf Bridge, the the driver failed to pull over and Mcknight drove another three miles, crossing into Idaho.  That’s where he finally stopped.  Then the release says he refused to get out of the vehicle. 

Guy Bennett Now Hiring: LUMBER GRADER

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Sawmill seeking a lumber grader.  Preference will be given to applicants with previous mill experience and certification through a lumber association such as WWPA or TP.  Excellent wage and benefit package.  Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED and a valid driver’s license.  We offer a generous compensation package including health and dental insurance and 401(k) plan with employer match.

WA Legislature Forces Asotin Anatone School District Cuts

$4.25 per $1,000 levy dropped to $1.50 per $1,000

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ASOTIN, WA – The Asotin-Anatone School District is just one of several small districts getting hit hard this year with a change to its levy.  You may have seen a request for information about sending your kids to preschool there.  Superintendent Dale Bonfield is trying to get a handle on what’s going to have to be cut, and preschool could very well be one of the programs to go. 


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