crosses lawn and collides with Orofino residence
Broncheau, 48, of Orofino was the driver of this Jeep Cherokee that
struck a residence at 1285 Michigan Avenue Tuesday, according to
Orofino Police Department.
Review 2009: Part 2
Part two of
the 2009 year-end review.
little heroes save Les Schilling’s life
Les Schilling, 55, born and raised in Orofino, lost his home at 716
Floyd Avenue, near Clearwater Valley Hospital and Clinics after
midnight Dec. 23.
story about it all
On Sept. 8 the
Orofino City Council passed Ordinance No. 761, which among other
things, prohibits the use of skateboards within any city park or
sidewalk. The editorial department received the following letter and
published it in the Oct. 8 edition of the Clearwater Tribune.
Food Bank in
Orofino Jan. 18
The monthly food bank will be held at
the National Guard Armory, Hwy 12 on Monday, Jan. 18.
Darlings” section deadline is Feb. 5
The Christmas stockings and decorations have been put away, parents
and grandparents and it is now time to think about sharing your
“Lil’ Darlings” with our readers.
is set for Pierce’s milestone celebration
2010 is the year for celebration for the City of Pierce. Settled in
1860, the city will be passing its sesquicentennial mark, and a
series of special events are scheduled throughout the year to
highlight Pierce’s role in early Idaho settlement, the opening of
the West, and its progression to the present day.
Feed set for Jan. 16
The ever popular All You Can Eat Orofino Rotary Crab Feed will be
held from 5 to 8 p. m. Saturday, Jan. 16 at the Ponderosa.
proposal still in the works for Dworshak
Clearwater County Commissioner, Don Ebert, stated that he
participated in a conference call Monday morning with Director,
Nancy Merrill of Idaho Parks and Recreation (IDPR) and Steve Klatt,
Chairman of the department’s board of directors concerning the
status of equipment needs at Dworshak State Park.
graduate is U.S. Marine
Private 1st Class Gregory J. Shriver, a graduate of Orofino High
School, graduated with honors Nov. 4 from the Marine Corps Recruit
Depot in San Diego, CA.
The holidays are over and the dismal days of January are here. Now
we are faced with bills to pay for Christmas gifts and the dark
overcast days of winter in the beautiful Pacific Northwest.
Tour' brings smiles
Larry Sharrai and Gerri Lemmon, accompanied by Joanne Hutchinson,
with their 'Farewell Tour' brought smiles to the Clearwater Human
Needs Council Christmas gathering with their music and antics.
Show in Pierce Jan. 12
You'll want to make your plans now to attend the opening evening, "A
Sesquicentennial Soiree," at Timberline High School’s 4th Student
ablaze, CYA 2009 Christmas Home Tour was glorious
Lights ablaze, Christmas music, and the fragrance of home made
treats made this year’s Christmas Home Tour memorable.
County republicans meet Jan. 11
The Clearwater County Republican Central Committee‘s next monthly
meeting is at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 11 at the Vision Arts Center on
off the road on Gilbert Grade
A 37-year-old Nezperce resident survived with minor injuries after
ice caused her to drive her vehicle 150 feet off the edge of Gilbert
Grade, according to the Clearwater County Sheriff’s Office.
get a clue about Junior Miss!
All girls who are juniors are invited to participate in this year’s
Junior Miss Scholastic program. This fun opportunity to get money
for college is March 13.
Vaccination Clinics open to everyone over six months of age
While the vaccination clinic is open to everyone over 6 months of
age, Public Health especially encourages anyone in the following
groups to be vaccinated.