With cryptocurrencies continuing to attract headlines, the Idaho Department of Finance reminded Idahoans to be cautious about investments involving cryptocurrencies.September 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
The Lochsa’s recent history has been one of controversy, and the long-running clash over the future of ancient places dear to the Nez Perce Tribe was renewed last month with the start of a public process that could end with addition of a new historic district to the National Register of Historic Places. A local informational meeting is scheduled for tonight, 5:30 p.m. Sept. 12 at the Super 8 in Grangeville.September 12, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Those with a heart for children in need are invited to an informational meeting “Foster Care on the Prairie.” This is set for Tuesday, Sept. 25, 5:30 to 7 p.m., at Camas Counseling, 304 S. State Street. “We have a desperate need for foster parents in Idaho County. It has the fewest foster parent resources of any county in North Central Idaho,” explained Katie Stinson, LMSW.September 12, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
According to U.S. Census Bureau’s 2012-2016 American Community Survey (ACR), 88 percent of people 25 years and older had at least graduated from high school, and 17 percent had a bachelor’s degree or higher. An estimated 12 percent did not complete high school.September 12, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Weather conditions permitting, fire managers plan to begin prescribed fire operations immediately and through the fall in the Barnard Junction, Moose Kelly, Weitas, and other project areas across the forest. Many of the planned areas have remained relatively untouched by fire for almost a century.September 7, 2018 4:59 p.m. read more..
Multiple construction, maintenance, and timber harvest operations are taking place across the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests and may affect visitor travel on Forest Service roads This update summarizes recent and upcoming travel impacts on the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests.August 29, 2018 6 p.m. read more..
District 7 Republican candidate Phil Hart will not get his second chance this year to run for the statehouse. In an Aug. 16 judgment, District Judge Gregory FitzMaurice dismissed the Kellogg resident’s suit seeking a special election for the Dist. 7B seat.August 29, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Adams County Sheriff’s Office downgraded all fire evacuation notices from milemarker 181 north to the county line to Level 1 (Be Ready). Hillman Basin and Boulder Creek roads were downgraded to Level 2 (Be Set) statusAugust 22, 2018 11:42 a.m. read more..
A 2013 Grangeville High School graduate and Grangeville native is presently engaged in a critical mission for the security of the United States: deterring nuclear war. Petty Officer 2nd Class Andrew Kelley, an electrician’s mate, is serving aboard one of the world’s most advanced ballistic missile submarines, USS Pennsylvania. Based at Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor in Washington, not far from Seattle, USS Pennsylvania is one of 14 Ohio-class ballistic missile submarines in the Navy’s fleet.August 22, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
According to the Rattlesnake Creek Fire incident management team's Inciweb page Tuesday morning, Aug. 14, the fire had burned 5,336 acres so far—about 700 acres more than the IMT reported Monday morning. The page described "active fire behavior with single tree torching and short-range spotting."August 15, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Inland Cellular is currently experiencing a voice network outage due to a major commercial power disruption, according to a company release. This outage caused surges and spikes, which destroyed battery backups and generators, damaging essential hardware and information.August 13, 2018 10:54 a.m. read more..
Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter and State Controller Brandon Woolf announced that continuing strong economic growth enabled the State of Idaho to end fiscal 2018 with $100.7 million more tax revenue than anticipated despite June collections that were $19.3 million less than forecast.August 12, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Investigation is ongoing into last week’s falling death of Spencer Flerchinger, 15, of Kamiah at Glacier National Park. According to the National Park Service (NPS), no suspicious circumstances have been noted.August 8, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
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