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In The News Briefs - Dec. 14, 2016

Saturday outage leaves Kooskia area powerless for seven hours

KOOSKIA – An equipment failure resulted in a seven-hour outage for Avista customers in the Kooskia area last Saturday, Dec. 10.

An Avista spokesman said 466 customers were affected, starting at 9:43 a.m., due to a breaker problem at the substation in the Kooskia area.

Holiday closures planned for Idaho County Recycling sites

Idaho County Recycling sites will have some upcoming holiday closures:

The Grangeville and Kooskia facilities will be closed Dec. 24 (Christmas Eve day), but will be open on Dec. 31 (New Year’s Eve day). 

The Cottonwood site will be closed Christmas Eve, Dec. 24 and New Year’s Eve, Dec. 31.


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