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July 3, 2015                  Vol. 11 Issue 155


Published nightly, except Sunday, in Orofino, ID

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Note: We will not have an issue for Saturday, July 4, so we can enjoy the fireworks and activities with the community. We will be back Monday, July 6, with more coverage of Clearwater County.

Extremely dry conditions prompt fireworks, outdoor burn bans
Very dry conditions and early extremely hot temperatures are prompting jurisdictions around the region to ban outdoor burning and fireworks to prevent fires. See the article...

Fire fighters work on several blazes in the area
Fire fighters have been working on several fires in the area the last few days in very hot, dry conditions. See the article...

Orofino City Council to hold work session Tuesday evening
Orofino's City Council will hold their monthly work session Tuesday, July 7, at 6 p.m. in the Council Chamber, 217 First St. See the article...

Family dogs often harmful to young wildlife
Summer is a great time for the entire family to enjoy Idaho's outdoors and for many that includes the family dog. See the article...

Idaho Caregiver Alliance holding summit in Lewiston
The Idaho Caregiver Alliance is hosting a one-day summit on caregiving and respite in the Lewiston area on July 16. See the article...

Blue Fire currently at 300 acres, 15 percent contained
The Blue Fire four miles southeast of Dixie is currently at 300 acres and 15 percent contained, according to a news update Friday. See the report...

Idaho invasive species prevention underway
The Idaho State Department of Agriculture (ISDA) announced that the seasonal aquatic invasive species prevention program is fully underway for the season. See the article...

Need faster Internet, a new roof, a heating system repair/install or lodging for guests?
Check out our newly revised 'Directory Page' and see who might have the remedies for holes in your roof, faster Internet and great places to stay. See the page...

Looking for a job?
Check Classifieds...

You Could Be a Winner!
Join us for our 480th Week of Orofino History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See the clues...

We Have Winners!
Join us for our 479th Week of Orofino History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See the answer, winners and clues...

Trivia follow up...answers?
We are still working on the follow up on some Orofino History Trivia topics. Check here to see them...

Clearwater Creations
We have started a service for Clearwater Country artisans and crafters that would like to advertise their creations on our site in a shopping cart format and for those who would like to purchase items uniquely from Clearwater Country. See the Creations page...

Catch up on 2014 Fair articles & photos
For those who would like to catch up all at once on Window on the Clearwater coverage of the Clearwater County Fair and Orofino Lumberjack Days, we are providing this page with links to articles, photos and information about happenings in 2014. We will continue to add to the archives on this page as we continue our coverage. See the latest on the home page each day. See the archives here...

"The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy."

-----Dr. Martin Luther King

Window on the Clearwater
P.O. Box 2444
Orofino, ID 83544
Phone: (208) 476-0733
Fax: (208) 476-4140
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