New Year's Baby
Hailey Renee Rodgers is the first 2010 baby born at Clearwater
It's Time for
"Lil' Darlings" Pictures
and Mrs. Maurice Masar were the first grandparents to bring in
photos of their five “Lil’ Darlings” to be printed in this year’s
special Valentine edition to appear Feb. 11 in the Clearwater
Clearwater Community Concert date changed
This is an important announcement to alert all Clearwater Community
Concert members of a change in concert dates.
A little 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.
I know we can’t take the risk out of all aspects of life but I think
a lowered speed limit on Hwy 12 through Riverside would provide a
safety net for motorists.
of helicopter crash recovering
Two Idaho Fish and Game biologists and an Alaskan pilot are
recuperating after a helicopter crash January 8, near Little Moose
Creek on the north fork of the Clearwater River.
injured in wreck
Two women were taken by ambulance to the hospital following this
collision around 1 p. m. Friday, Jan. 8 on eastbound US Hwy 12 by
King’s and Harvest Foods.
Crab Feed Jan. 16 benefits education
Proceeds from the ever popular All You Can Eat Orofino Rotary Crab
Feed, held from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 16 at the Ponderosa, help
fund Orofino Rotary Foundation scholarships.
Junior Miss committee meeting Tuesday, Jan. 19
The Orofino Junior Miss committee meeting is scheduled for Tuesday,
Jan. 19 at 6 p.m. at the Ponderosa.
Three returning Orofino City
Council members took the oath of office at Tuesday’s City Council
Chamber of Commerce
Update on Dworshak-Don Ebert, Clearwater County Commissioner, gave
an update on recent talks with Idaho Parks and Recreation (IDPR)
concerning progress on subleasing Dworshak State Park.
Established in March 2008, by members of the Clearwater Valley
Chapter of Idaho Outfitters & Guides Association, ICARE (Cancer
Assistance and Recovery Effort) helps people throughout the
Clearwater Valley areas who are actively receiving treatment for
cancer or other serious illnesses.
June Finke photographed this remarkable image from her Orofino home
on the morning of Jan. 8.
Sesquicentennial event a success
The first Pierce Sesquicentennial event occurred last Thursday at
the Pierce Community Center. Old time music greeted those who
arrived for the 5 p.m. coffee hour.
All School Reunion
Set your calendar for a fun filled weekend in Weippe, May 28 thru
Bretz competes in gymnastics tournament
Hayley Bretz competed Saturday, Jan. 9 at the Spokane Flip Fest
Gymnastics tournament. She is a member of the Clarkston-based 360
degree, level 5 gymnastics team. This was her fist competition.
Food Bank in
Orofino Jan. 18-Notice time change
The monthly food bank will be held at the National Guard Armory, Hwy
12 on Monday, Jan. 18.
Valentine Card Party and Pie Social Feb. 10
The Clearwater Valley Hospital annual Valentine Card Party and Pie
Social will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 10 at the VFW building on
all started with a little girl’s wish
Emma Watson received a surprise St. Therese doll from Kathy
Dougherty during mass at St. Theresa’s Catholic Church.