LC State Alumni Awards Celebration on Oct. 2 will honor McKee, Frei and others

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LEWISTON, Idaho –  Stuart McKee, Chief Technology Officer for State and Local Governments in the United States for Microsoft Corporation, and Christine Frei, Executive Director of the Clearwater Economic Development Association (CEDA), have been named the Lewis-Clark State College Alumni Association’s Alumni of the Year for 2019 and will be honored at the Alumni Awards Celebration on Oct. 2 at the LCSC Center for Arts & History, located at 415 Main St. in Lewiston.

Senate Recognizes September as Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

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Washington, D.C. -- The U.S. Senate unanimously supported a Senate Resolution designating September as National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.  U.S. Senators Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) and Bob Menendez (D-New Jersey) introduced the resolution, which aims to “educate people in the United States about prostate cancer and early detection strategies crucial to saving the lives of men and preserving and protecting families.”

Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forest Plan To Begin Fall Prescribed Fire Operations

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KAMIAH, ID – Conditions permitting, fire managers on the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forest plan to begin fall prescribed fire operations immediately and continue until project completion or conditions change and are no longer optimal for achieving objectives. Ignitions will take place on days that will meet smoke management and project objectives.

WDFW Submits $26 Million Request for Supplemental Funds, Seeks Ongoing Funding to Serve the Public and Conserve Fish and Wildlife

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OLYMPIA, WA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) on Thursday submitted a $26 million supplemental funding request to the Governor’s Office. It marks the first step in a process to gain support from the governor and Legislature for the funding to continue current services, address emerging issues, and deal with a backlog of legislated and unavoidable cost increases during the upcoming session.


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