WA State of Emergency

Proclamation Allows National Guard To Be Ready

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OLYMPIA, WA – Governor Jay Inslee signed an emergency proclamation yesterday to ensure immediate response of firefighting resources.  The proclamation allows the Washington National Guard to assist in fighting wildfires.  

Colton Water Safe To Drink

Safe Water Test Results

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COLTON, WA – The water in Colton is safe to drink again.  The town had sent out an advisory to anyone who uses water from the town’s system to boil it before drinking or cooking with it.  They sent out a sample to have it tested, and it came back safe. 

Warner Gulch Fire Nearly Contained

State Resources Leaving Today

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ASOTIN, WA – The Department of Natural Resources is taking over the Warner Gulch Fire from the state today.  It’s burning about 11 miles southwest of Asotin. The fire is currently 85% contained and fire leaders don’t believe it will pose enough of a concern to continue supplying resources that can be used on other fires in the northwest. 


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Lumber mill seeking to fill a full-time heavy equipment operator position in the log yard.  Applicants must have a minimum of 4 years of heavy equipment experience and must complete powered industrial safety training.  Knowledge of log species and the ability to identify log species is required.  Preference will be given to applicants with previous mill experience.  Excellent wage and benefit package.  Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED and a valid driver’s license. 

34 Mile Run From Police

Lewiston Hill to Winchester Grade

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LEWISTON, ID – A chase that started on the Lewiston hill ended on the Winchester Grade.  A press release says an Idaho State Police Trooper tried to stop James A. Lemm yesterday just after 9:30 pm in a 2004 Chevy Monte Carlo. 

Now Hiring Experienced Welders

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Advanced Welding & Steel a constantly growing steel fabrication company, located in Grangeville, ID is seeking experienced welders. If you are a welder that can build various assemblies, read shop drawings, identify weld symbols, and have good tape reading and general math skills then we want you!


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