Emergency Call Box Placed Near Site of Crash That Claimed the Lives of Two Clearwater County Residents

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OROFINO, ID - A collision in the early morning hours of May 29, 2016 that claimed the lives of two people and injured a third has resulted in an Emergency Call Box at the Bungalow Bridge that crosses the North Fork of the Clearwater River.  The call box was funded by a donation from the family of 21-year-old Hunter Skiles of Pierce, to honor his memory and that of one of his passengers, 18-year-old Crissy Hendren of Orofino.

Two Lapwai Men Arrested on Drug & Weapons Charges

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CLARKSTON, WA - Two Lapwai residents were booked into the Asotin County Jail last night on drug and firearms charges following a vehicle stop near 13th and Fleshman Way.  Sheriff John Hilderbrand says Deputy Nathan Conley stopped their vehicle for a traffic violation at about 9:30 p.m. and identified the two occupants as 58-year-old Joe E. Allen and 38-year-old Kleo A. Allen.

Two Whitman County Residents Arrested After Search Warrant Yields Drugs & Paraphernalia.

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STEPTOE, WA - Whitman County Sheriff's Deputies arrested two people over the weekend after a search of their Steptoe residence reportedly turned up drug paraphernalia, hydrocodone pills, and small amounts of heroin and methamphetamine.  19-year-old Wyatt Schmidt of Colfax and 20-year-old Megan Rhuby of Steptoe were arrested over the weekend on charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Three People Arrested For Allegedly Burglarizing Storage Units

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LEWISTON, ID - Three people were arrested last night in connection with alleged burglaries at the Airport Rent-a-Space in the 300 block of Thain Road.  At 8:00 p.m. last night, officials learned that the red Toyota sedan and three alleged suspects had returned to the scene and were currently in a storage unit.  Arriving officers found 36-year-old transient Jeffrey C. Arnett, 38-year-old Summer D. Gibson of Clarkston, and 40-year-old Matthew D. Armstrong of Lewiston.

Regional Response Team Responds to Diesel Hazmat Situation South of Winchester

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WINCHESTER, ID - A fuel leak at the Camas Express south of Winchester resulted in the activation of the Regional Response Team.  Lewiston Fire Department members responded to the location at about 9:00 p.m. last night to assist the Idaho State Police with the approximately 50 gallon leak of diesel following a collision involving a semi.

One Juvenile Injured in Pickup Crash, Teen Cited For Reckless Driving

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LEWISTON, ID - One person was injured in a rollover crash on Reservation Line Road near Tammany Creek Road at about 5:20 a.m. this morning.  The Nez Perce County Sheriff's Office says a Ford F-250 with five juveniles was negotiating a curve near the gravel piles at "a speed too fast for conditions" when the male driver lost control.


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