Winter Spirit Needs Help

Tomorrow | 9:00 am | Locomotive Park

GregCraber 387

LEWISTON, ID – If you love the lights at Locomotive Park, the volunteers who put them up would love some help making it happen.  The park is opening up on November 17th, but they still have quite a bit of work to do.  There will be roughly 8,000 lights connected and organized to create the annual tradition.

LPD Searching For Homeless Man

Person Of Interest In Burglaries

GregCraber 1236

LEWISTON, ID – The Lewiston Police Department needs your help to find a 24-year-old man.  Taylor Scott Shell is a person of interest in several recent commercial burglaries in Lewiston.  A press release says his only vehicle has been impounded and he’s currently homeless. 

Free Hockey Event

Saturday | 2-4pm | LC Ice Arena

GregCraber 417

LEWISTON, ID – If you’re looking for an activity for your kids tomorrow, the LC Ice Arena has a free event.  They’re hosting an opportunity for kids 4-9 years old to try hockey.  The group behind it is supplying the skates, pads, and all the help you’ll need, you just need to show up. 

Commissioners Meet Tomorrow To Discuss Airport Business

3:00pm | Friday | Lewiston Library

GregCraber 493

LEWISTON, ID – The meeting tomorrow between Lewiston City Council Members, Nez Perce County Commissioners, and the Airport Board has been called off from the city and airport’s ends, but the Commissioners are not cancelling their part.  They’re still meeting at the planned time and handling some airport business.

LPD Seeking Person Of Interest

Regarding Winco Theft

GregCraber 2845

LEWISTON, ID – Lewiston Police Officers are asking for your help to identify this man.  He’s a person of interest in a theft from Winco.  He was driving the pickup in the other photo.  If you know who he is, or if you have any information about him, call Officer Eric Olson at 208-746-0171.  You can refer to case number 18-L17487.

Airport Meeting Cancelled

Lewiston-Nez Perce County Regional Airport

GregCraber 425


A spokeswoman for the City of Lewiston says the Lewiston City Manager has cancelled the meeting because six new items have been added to the agenda too closely to the meeting for the people involved to properly read through the items and prepare for the meeting along with going to two other meetings between now and the originally-scheduled time.  There are also several City Councilmembers who have already stated they would not be able to attend the meeting due to scheduling conflicts.  She says the meeting has been postponed, but a date and time have not yet been set.


LEWISTON, ID – Friday’s meeting regarding the Lewiston-Nez Perce County Regional Aiport has been cancelled.  An e-mail to Daily Fly from the City of Lewiston included the cancelled agenda, but no explanation.

Blue Bridge Work Delaying Traffic

Regular Maintenance

GregCraber 498

CLARKSTON, WA – It might be a good idea to use the Southway Bridge to get to and from Clarkston today.  The Washington State Department of Transportation is doing regular maintenance on the Interstate Bridge.  The work requires the bridge to be raised and lowered to check all the moving parts.  It will require traffic to be stopped at both ends.

WA Voters Approving Gun Legislation

As of 10:00 am

GregCraber 884

OLYMPIA, WA – One of the controversial initiatives on the Washington ballot that is passing is Initiative 1639 regarding firearms.  It gives definition to  the term “semiautomatic assault rifle”, defining it as “any rifle which utilizes a portion of the energy of a firing cartridge to extract the fired cartridge case and chamber the next round, and which requires a separate pull of the trigger to fire each cartridge.”  It also mandates proof of having completed a recognized firearm safety course in the last 5 years. 

Washington Election Results

As of 10:00 am

GregCraber 202

OLYMPIA, WA – With few votes left to be tallied, the Washington ballots are cast and here are the current, unofficial results from the Secretary of State’s Office.

Legislative District 9, State Representative Pos. 1 – Mary Dye has a lead of more than 11,000 votes over Jenn Goulet.

Legislative District 9, State Representative Pos. 1 – Joe Schmick is beating Matthew Sutherland by more than 9,000 votes.

(click for more)

Idaho Election Results

As of 9:17am

GregCraber 379

BOISE, ID – With just 3 districts left in the Gem State to report election results to the Secretary of State, the preliminary results are in from last night’s General Election. 

Governor – Brad Little has 60% of the vote against Paulette Jordan’s 38%.  Three other candidates split the other 2%. 

Lieutenant Governor – Janice McGeachin has 60% of the current votes versus Kristin Collum’s 40%.
(Click the story for more results)


Please email news tips to Greg at: