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April 30, 2016                   Vol. 12 Issue 101


Published nightly, except Sunday, in Orofino, ID

Breaking news (5-1-16, 9 p.m.)
Car destroyed by fire
A Pontiac Trans Am was destroyed by an engine compartment fire Sunday afternoon at U.S. Highway 12 and 130th St. See the info and photos...

Burn permits required starting May 10
Starting May 10, Idahoans must obtain a burn permit from the Idaho Department of Lands (IDL) before starting certain controlled burn activities. See the article...

Maniacs split doubleheader with St. Maries
Orofino High School's Maniac Baseball Team spit a doubleheader with St. Maries Lumberjacks Friday. See the report...

Helicopter yarding to begin on the Adams Stew timber sale on May 3
KAMIAH - The Salmon River Ranger District will begin helicopter yarding on the Adams Stew timber sale on Tuesday, May 3. See the article...

Cavendish students learn about anatomy of salmon
Students at Cavendish Elementary School spent time recently learning about the anatomy of salmon. See the info and photos...

Misty Tolman presents program at Rotary
A Classification Talk by one of our newer members, Misty Tolman, was the program Friday at the Orofino Rotary Club's meeting to help members of the organization learn more about her. See the column...

Governor appoints NPTEC member as Serve Idaho commissioner
Gov. C.L. 'Butch' Otter has appointed the Rev. Mary Jane Miles of Lapwai as a commissioner for Serve Idaho, the Governor's Commission on Service and Volunteerism. See the article...

Need faster Internet, a new roof, a heating system repair/install or lodging for guests?
Check out our 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...

We Have a Winner!
Join us for our 505th Week of Orofino History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See the answer, winner and clues...

We Have a Winner!
Join us for our 504th History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See the winner, answer 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 2015 Clearwater County Fair and Orofino Lumberjack Days 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 2015. 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...

"If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away."

--Henry David Thoreau

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Orofino, ID 83544
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