Early Morning Home Fire

13th St. | 2:18 am

GregCraber 849

CLARKSTON, WA – Firefighters jumped out of bed last night to respond to a home fire on 13th Street in Asotin County.  The fire consumed a mobile home at 1630 13th Street.  The call went out at 2:18 am.  Crews from Lewiston Fire also responded to the call through the Auto-Aid program. 

Shop Fire On Birch Avenue

This Morning

GregCraber 760

LEWISTON, ID – LEWISTON, ID – If you were driving in Lewiston today, you probably saw several fire engines, trucks, and ambulances headed out into the Orchards.  Firefighters rushed to a shop fire at 9:33 this morning.  Flames and smoke were showing from the building behind 1418 Birch Avenue when they arrived.  The first crew was able to quickly knock down the main fire within a few minutes. 

Tammany Creek Road Poaching

Officers Seeking Information

GregCraber 754

LEWISTON, ID – Someone shot a buck from Tammany Creek Road and Conservation Officers are hoping you can help them find the poacher.  It happened Saturday, November 10th around 3:45 pm.  The mule deer buck was shot from the roadway and died in a hay field not far from there.

No Garbage Collection on Thursday

Delayed One Day Thurs & Friday | Lewiston

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LEWISTON, ID – Don’t put your garbage out on Thursday if you live in Lewiston.  The collection folks will be enjoying Thanksgiving at home.  They’ll be back to work on Friday though.  So if your collection day is Thursday or Friday, they’ll be there a day later than usual.  This also goes for yard waste bins.

Earthquake Near Grangeville

4.1 Magnitude | 13.3 km Deep

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GRANGEVILLE, ID – An earthquake about 10 miles northeast of Grangeville rattled Idaho County this afternoon.  The U.S. Geological Survey says it happened at 2:39 pm.  The magnitude 4.1 quake was 13.3 kilometers down in the Earth.  The U.S.G.S. says it radiated through Kamiah, into Orofino, and nearly the Lewiston Orchards. 

Juliaetta Awarded $30,000 For Wastewater Plan

Out of $60,000 Price Tag

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JULIAETTA, ID – Juliaetta’s wastewater system is getting an upgrade.  The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality has announced that the town will get a grant for $30,000.  The funds will be used to prepare planning documents and an environmental review for the wastewater system.  The funds will also identify any needed improvements. 

ISP Trooper Shoots Man In Boise

Report: During "Physical Altercation"

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BOISE, ID – An Idaho State Police Officer shot a man in Boise yesterday.  The Idaho State Police reports that at about 3:30 pm, a Trooper tried to stop someone in traffic near the intersection of Meridian Road and West Waltman Lane.  The suspect fled and the Trooper pursued him to the end of a dead-end street.  At the end, the report says “a physical altercation occurred between the trooper and the suspect which ended when the trooper discharged his duty weapon.”

Air Stagnation Advisory Still In Effect

Dangerous Levels Of Pollution Possible

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LEWISTON, ID – The Air Stagnation Advisory is still in effect for the inland northwest, including the LC Valley.  The National Weather Service says light winds and a strong inversion will trap pollutants near the ground.  This will create areas with dangerous levels of pollution.  They recommend that if you have respiratory issues, you prepare for bad breathing conditions. 

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