School Supply Drive

Military & Veteran Families

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LEWISTON, ID – Military and Veteran families are invited to a School Supply Drive at the National Guard Armory Sunday.  The Operation Homefront event offers much of what kids need for a successful school year free of charge. 

Clearwater River Cooling

For Salmon & Steelhead Migration

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OROFINO, ID – The Clearwater River is about to get a little colder between Orofino and Lewiston.  The Army Corps of Engineers will fluctuate discharge flows from Dworshak Dam for the rest of the summer season between 5,000 cfs and 13,000 cfs. 

Hwy 12 Closed Friday Night

Near Fish Creek Bridge, Crane Removal

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KOOSKIA, ID – Highway 12 will be closed Friday night near Fish Creek Bridge.  A crane nearly went into the Lochsa River August 2nd, and now the Transportation Department will have to completely close the road to get it out.  It could take up to 12 hours. 

Air Quality Worsening

LC Valley Still Considered "Moderate"

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LEWISTON, ID – The air quality has gotten progressively worse today, but the LC Valley is considered “Moderate” for air conditions.  In Clarkston at 4:00 pm there were about 20 micrograms of contaminant per cubic meter of air.

1 Dead in Kendrick Accident

1.3 Miles Up Hwy 99

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KENDRICK, ID – One man died when his truck careened off the side of Highway 99 outside Kendrick yesterday.  An Idaho State Police spokesman says they responded just after 4:30 pm to the incident.  The accident is about 1.3 miles up the grade from Kendrick. 

National Night Out

Tonight, 6 pm

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CLARKSTON, WA - Daily Fly has gotten several messages today asking if National Night Out is still on for tonight.  The heat has rumors spreading that the annual event is cancelled.  The rumors are false. 

Rattlesnake Creek Fire Update

4,399 Acres Burned, 482-Person Crew

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RIGGINS, ID – Firefighters are preparing for high heat and low humidity at the Rattlesnake Creek Fire. The blaze burning near Riggins is now almost 4,400 acres in size. There are 482 people working to control it with 4 helicopters, 9 water tenders, 21 engines, and 1 dozer.


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