Clearwater Community Complex update
Club members of Orofino spearheaded the organization of the
Clearwater Community Complex in July of 2001.
"A little story about it all," continues next week
Ron Hanes, says he found that it was a little late in life to learn
skateboard maneuvers like an ollie or a back-sidecar so instead of submitting his article he took off for the Asotin County Aquatic Center
to recuperate and work on his dog paddle.
County load limit signs posted
County Road Department will post load limit signs effective 12:01
a.m. on Jan. 21. Load limit signs state: road regulation load limits
maximum gross vehicle weight 30,000 lbs, by Idaho Code 49-1005.
following update on the crises in Haiti is provided by Jamie Bello,
a missionary working in the neighboring country of The Dominican
Darlings” photos can be submitted by e-mail this year
wishing to submit “Lil Darling” photos and information by e-mail may
do so by sending them to
Community Concert date has been changed to Feb. 11
This is an
important announcement to alert all Clearwater Community Concert
members of a change in concert dates. The next concert featuring
Kevin Spirtas has been rescheduled
from Jan. 28 to Thursday, Feb. 11 at Orofino High School at 7:30 pm.
Census pre-employment testing Jan. 29
Census Bureau is offering pre-employment testing for decennial
census jobs at the Orofino city hall council chamber on Friday, Jan.
Card Party and Pie Social Feb. 10
Valentine Card Party and Pie Social will be held Wednesday, Feb. 10,
at the V.F.W. Building.
Pierce man returns to the area, buys Perfection Tire
Anderson returns to the Clearwater Valley after living in what he
calls “the desert” referring to the Tri-Cities area of Washington.
He recently purchased Perfection Tire and is spiffing it up.
fair theme chosen
Chest of Our County’s Best” is the theme for the 2010 Clearwater
County Fair and Orofino Lumberjack Days.
needed for Orofino Youth Basketball program
The Orofino youth basketball
program will soon open for registration for those in grades 3rd-5th. This
will be open for both boys and girls.
The Phantom invited my son-in-law
and his father Dave Baldwin of Spokane to join him Saturday on a
fishing excursion on the Clearwater River below my house Saturday.
Crab feed serves 350
Dr. Brad DeLong
and Richard Whitten (l to r) members of the Orofino Rotary donned
special red and green crab designed hats Saturday to serve crab to
around 350 persons attending the annual Rotary Crab Feed
schedule for Upper Lochsa Land Exchange updated
Forest Service has revised the schedule for release of the Draft
Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the proposed Upper Lochsa
Chamber Profile: Three Mountains Retreat
Retreat was named for three mountains that can be seen from Darin
and Patricia Jacks’ home: Shanghai, French, and Hemlock.
Orofino student wins essay contest
Thompson of Orofino was among the Idaho who won a total of $2,000
for their essays on the importance of education choice in Idaho.
Orofino graduate is playing college basketball
Savage, a 2007 Orofino High School graduate, is pictured playing
women’s basketball Jan. 13 for Barbourville, KY’s Union College in a
game against Georgia’s Covenant College
Board meets Jan. 25
School District 171 School Board will hold their monthly meeting
January 25, at 7 p.m.,
at Peck Elementary
County residents are Governor’s Brightest Stars
Thomas and Clearwater County Commissioner John Allen were honored at
the 2009 Governor's Brightest Star Awards Ceremony at Boise State
University in November.
resident arrested on drug-related charges
Eller, 22, of Orofino was arrested Jan. 5 on charges related to
methamphetamine and marijuana paraphernalia, according to Clearwater
County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO).
senior class party raffle underway
support the 2010 senior class party. The first fundraiser features a
handmade personal library cabinet created from rustic hickory. It
boasts adjustable shelves and a locking drawer.