CLEARWATER TRIBUNE HOME
JUNE 17, 2010
15 Years Ago
Mr. and Mrs. Joe Eichert
announce the engagement of their daughter, Katie Lee Eichert, to Jason Edward
Mayor Roy Clay turned a
ceremonial shovel of dirt during a formal ground breaking ceremony for Dunlap
Estates Retirement Community. The subdivision is being built off
Glenwood IGA is celebrating its 50th anniversary. Wayne and Ivalee Pippenger purchased the corner store in 1945 from J.J. and Nellie Johnson.
20 Years Ago
Audra Osterberg and Barbie Butler are princesses of Orofino Celebrations Lumberjack Days and Lydgia Anderson is queen.
Jill Lynch is the new librarian at Clearwater Memorial Library. She replaces Peggy Flowers.
Larry Coonts and Martha Dempsey of WestOne Bank presented a $2,500 check to Bo Cummings to help complete the new baseball field.
Jake and Barbara Altmiller will be Grand Marshalls for this year’s Orofino Lumberjack Days and Clearwater County Fair.
30 Years Ago
Julie Enyeart has been chosen
Student-of-the Year by the students at
The 1980 census is about to enter the next phase. Starting in June census takers will be visiting all households.
Orofino City Council members
reapproved the Knepper three-lot subdivision in the
35 Years Ago
Two weeks ago the new foundation for the new Clearwater County Courthouse Addition began. A new jail, prisoner handling and court facilities will be included as well as commissioners’ offices and the office for the sheriff and Orofino City Police Department.
North Beaver Sale of 19.5 million feet of timber was sold to Potlatch for $138,547.
With a tie vote decided by a flip of a coin, Darold Kludt was chosen as a District 171 school board member. He is a logger and former teacher at Pomeroy.
Deanna Wilson, Kathy Long and Kelly Loper have been chosen as Pierce Carnival royalty.
40 Years Ago
A three-year study shows that 310 million feet of timber that exists in the Magruder Corrider is on land with little erosion hazard that could be harvested, if this historic route through the Selway Wilderness is not locked up.
50 Years Ago
Lois Katherine Schubert, U of
I graduate from
Harriet Reece is president of the new Clearwater Mental Health Association.
Engagement of Marietta Richardson and Dennis Arave is announced by Mr. and Mrs. I. Richardson.
65 Years Ago
Police are doing the city a good turn this week in demonstrating how efficiently traffic can move through the Helgeson Hotel intersection by suspending the stop light and using a “stop and go” method for traffic on Michigan. Traffic is moving better and a minor bottleneck is virtually eliminated. Maybe the light can stay out of order permanently.
75 Years Ago
The state highway between Pierce and Weippe, broken down by heavy traffic and wet weather, was impassable by automotives today.