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January 21, 2017                   Vol. 13 Issue 18


Published daily, except Sunday, in Orofino, ID

Breaking news (1-22-17, 5 p.m.)
Community volunteers turn out to save Orofino's IOOF Building
A good showing of community volunteers and Debco Construction crews turned out Saturday to do the work needed to save Orofino's historic IOOF Building from falling, according to Lonnie Simpson who planned and organized the effort. See the article and photos...

Clearwater County's unemployment rate still highest in state
Clearwater County had the highest unemployment rate among Idaho's 44 counties in December, while Lewis County had the third highest, according to Kathryn Tacke, Regional Economist with the Idaho Department of Labor. See the report...

Orofino City Council to meet Tuesday
Orofino City Council will meet in regular session Tuesday, Jan. 24, at 6 p.m. in the Council Chambers, 217 First St. See the info...

Rotarians celebrate birthdays of members
At the Orofino Rotary Club meeting Friday, the club members had special birthday greetings for 102 year old Marvel Hathaway, our wisest member, and five other Rotarians. See the column...

Idaho County Sheriff's Office warns of scamRecently there have been reports of people calling and claiming to be from the Idaho County Sheriff's Office. See the article...

Avoid the rush, take hunter education course now
Even though Idaho's spring turkey hunting season is months away, now is a great time for beginning hunters to register for and complete a hunter education course. See the article and photo...

Need a fishing guide, 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 church?
Check Classifieds...

You Could Be a Winner!
Join us for our 527th Clearwater History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See the clues...

We Have a Winner!
Join us for our 526th Clearwater History Trivia, a special feature to celebrate Clearwater Country's history and heritage. See the winner, answer and clue...

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 2016 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 2016. 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...

"Celebrate endings - for they precede new beginnings."

- Jonathan Lockwood Huie, author

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Orofino, ID 83544
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