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June 24, 2016                   Vol. 12 Issue 146


Published nightly, except Sunday, in Orofino, ID

Sheriff asks for approval for placement of water barriers
During the Clearwater County Commissioners regular session June 13, Sheriff Chris Goetz provided a report from the department and asked them to approve placement of water barriers in the old road behind the Sheriff's shop at the State Hospital North. See the report...

Weippe to hold Main Street Farmers Market
Weippe will be having a Main Street Farmers Market every Friday from July 29 through Sept. 30. See the article...

Why did the painted turtle cross US 12?
Not all of the Clearwater region's animals move fast, for instance the painted turtle spotted by by John McLain on U.S. Highway 12 between mile post 36 and Peck Junction June 13. See the info and photos...

Obituary:
Owen Otho Sexton, 92, Dworshak Dam construction worker...

Cultivate a lifelong fishing buddy - take a child fishing
For quality time with family, there's nothing quite like spending a day fishing together. It's a great way to instill a love for the outdoors in children, inexpensive and fun. See the article...

New fee proposed for the Wild and Scenic portion of the Snake River
JOSEPH, OR - Forest managers at the Wallowa-Whitman National Forest are interested in hearing public comment on a proposal for a new recreation fee associated with the Wild and Scenic portion of the Snake River. 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 an Internet provider?
Check Classifieds...

We Have a Winner!
Join us for our 510th 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 509th History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See the winner, answers 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...

"Work for a cause, not for applause
Live life to express, not to impress
Don't strive to make your presence noticed,
Just make your absence felt.
--Author Unknown"

--OHS Class of 2016

Window on the Clearwater
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Orofino, ID 83544
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