Francis St. Fire

Started By Fireworks

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CLARKSTON, WA - A fire broke out just before 7:30 tonight.  It happened on Francis Street just across from some apartments.  The Asotin County Fire District confirmed that it was started by a firework.  It wasn't threatening any structures before the firefighters arrived on scene. 

WA State Population Numbers

Asotin County Growing

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OLYMPIA, WA – The Washington State Office of Financial Management has released the most recent population estimates for cities in the Evergreen State.  The estimates were for the month of April.  Clarkston’s population is 7,205.  That’s 24 fewer people than 8 years ago. 


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Bennett Lumber Products, Inc. is a family owned and operated sawmill located in Princeton, ID seeking a chip truck driver with a minimum of 3 years’ commercial driving experience.  Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED, a valid CDL, current Medical Examiner’s Certificate, and a clean driving record.  Preference will be given to candidates with experience driving chip trucks.  We offer a generous compensation package including medical and dental insurance and 401(k) plan with employer match. 

Tree Fall Kills Man

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POMEROY, WA – A man trying to bring down a tree died in the process.  Yesterday at about 1:20 in the afternoon Paul D. Jeffers was cutting the tree when it fell on him.  It happened near Fitzgerald Road and Iron Springs Road. 

New Idaho VA Services Director

Marv Hagedorn

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BOISE, ID – An Idaho State Senator becomes head of the Idaho Division of Veterans Services next month.  Marv Hagedorn of Meridian takes his new post July 30th.  Hagedorn grew up near Potlatch and rose through the Navy’s enlisted ranks to retire as a Chief Warrant Officer. 

Levee Bypass Pedestrian Accident

Driver Not Cited

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LEWISTON, ID – An 18 year old Lewiston man was hit yesterday on the Levee bypass in Lewiston.  It happened about 3:45 in the afternoon.  Lewiston Police Investigators say Benjamin Leach was running down the embankment from the train tracks and didn’t stop before the road.


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