Idaho Students Interested in Space and Aviation can Apply for National Flight Academy Scholarship

Idaho Transportation Department

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BOISE - Idaho students with an interest in aviation and space are invited to apply for a scholarship to the National Flight Academy in Pensacola, Florida this summer. Rising 8th-10th graders (current grades 7-9) living in Idaho with the dream of trips to space, learning to fly jets, meeting new people, and going to new places are eligible. There are only 10 scholarships available to Idaho students, so those interested are encouraged to apply early. 

Storm to Close US-12 East of Kooskia Today, Other Closures Possible Including US 95 South of Moscow


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LEWISTON—Several miles of U.S. Highway 12 east of Kooskia will close today, January 6 at 2 p.m. PT due to considerable avalanche risk. Given that the forecast calls for heavy precipitation over the next day, the closure is anticipated to last at least through the night.  

Forest Service Now Accepting Public Comments on Proposed Red Siegel Project

US Forest Service

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KAMIAH — The Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests is now accepting public comments on the proposed actions of the Red Siegel forest management project, located approximately eight miles southeast of Elk City. The project is located on the forest’s Red River Ranger District and is being designed to improve forest resilience to insect and disease infestation and reduce hazardous wildfire fuels in the area.


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