I recently celebrated a milestone birthday. It wasn’t the beginning of a new decade birthday, and obviously not a “landmark” type birthday like 18 or 21. It was my first birthday without my mom physically here.
Well, it’s been August since I’ve visited these pages, so I haven’t kept up with all the news. I’ve been asked many times what’s happened to me, and the answer’s always the same, “We don’t know.” It’s an auto-immune thing that has several branches, like the flu, so we have to sort out all th…
“A Tribune Look into the Past” is a monthly feature series consisting of interesting past articles published in the Clearwater Tribune.
The Nazarene Church Compassionate Ministry clothing giveaway is scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 23 and Friday Jan. 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 153 Johnson Ave.
My second week here in the Capitol was spent working on rules, connecting with the movers and shakers here and beginning the budgeting process. Here are some of the highlights.
Idaho gas prices have fallen 1.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.59/g today, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 802 stations. Gas prices in Idaho are 14.6 cents per gallon lower than a month ago and stand 15.1 cents per gallon higher than a year ago.
Ever dreamed of writing that special story or being published? Join the Clearwater Writers Guild at their next meeting, Thursday, Jan. 23, to become a part of the collaboration toward those goals.
You’re driving down the highway and suddenly you see the lights and hear the siren of an ambulance rushing up behind you. You pull over to let them by wondering what the story is… saying a little prayer for the occupants inside. You go about your day making note to check into the backstory later.
Marie Vanderpool started bowling at the age of 74 in 1999 when she moved from Pierce to Orofino. She loves to play bridge and pinochle. She goes to the First Baptist Church in Orofino and she says she absolutely loves the people at Riverside Lanes. And they report they love her too!
The public is invited to a fun filled evening of Bunco at the Lenore Community Center on Saturday, Jan. 18, starting at 6 p.m. Bring a friend or neighbor and enjoy an evening of laughter and have a great time. There are always lots of great snacks. Everyone is welcome.
More than 89,000 Idahoans signed up for 2020 health insurance coverage through the state insurance exchange, Your Health Idaho, during open enrollment which ended Dec. 16, 2019.
LAPWAI, Idaho – Each month this winter Nez Perce National Historical Park will host a guest speaker to discuss topics related to change and western influence on the Nez Perce people.
U.S. Sen. Jim Risch (R-Idaho) announced 50 nominations of Idaho students to the United States service academies for the 2020-2021 school year. The nominees were selected from dozens of applicants and will now be considered by each of the four academies for final selection.
U.S. Senator Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) announced the nomination of 45 young Idahoans to the nation’s military academies. The students’ applications will receive consideration by the U.S. service academies that will make final decisions on admittance.
As we all begin to recover from the Holidays and what felt like three Mondays in one week we are excited to let our readers know that Dr. Nico has passed his FSMCA Examination and is now licensed to provide DOT physicals for our patients!
Winter weather conditions have delayed the delivery of the Smithsonian traveling exhibit focusing on rural America, called “Crossroads: Change in Rural America,” forcing Lewis-Clark State College officials to postpone the opening celebration for a week.
Idaho gas prices have fallen 3.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.61/g today, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 802 stations. Gas prices in Idaho are 19.9 cents per gallon lower than a month ago and stand 11.4 cents per gallon higher than a year ago.
All farmers and ranchers, agri-support personnel, and other interested persons are welcome to come for a morning of information about the grain industry and a complimentary lunch.
This is a late start for the Orofino High School Class of 1965 luncheon for the New Year. The lunch will be held at the China Palace Restaurant, 214 Johnson Avenue, Orofino, on Thursday, January 16. at 11:30 a.m.
A chart of the 2019-20 flu season from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows a red arrow rising like a stomach-churningly steep roller coaster on its way to the top. It shows the flu activity level for the start of this historically bad flu season – but when will it crest?
The winter dog obedience class, taught by Kathy Deyo and Demetra Stewart, begins Jan. 21 at the Orofino Armory. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. and class is from 6 to 7 p.m. The class will meet every Tuesday until March 10, from 6 to 7 p.m.
“Fish on!” From what I’ve been hearing around town, that is a common phrase on the Clearwater River lately. After closing the steelhead fishing season this fall on the Clearwater, Idaho Fish and Game Commission voted to reopen the season for 2020, starting New Year’s Day. A pretty good way t…
The Nazarene Compassionate Ministry volunters say thank you for another great year; for all the donations and the volunteers, who sort and set up. Also, a big thank you to Paul for letting us use his building.
Idaho gas prices have fallen 0.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.68/g today, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 802 stations. Gas prices in Idaho are 18.1 cents per gallon lower than a month ago and stand 13.5 cents per gallon higher than a year ago.
As we begin a new month, a new year, and yes believe it or not a New Decade, that is a real wake-up call, much more so than “just another year”, which leaves many of us with a rather lack luster feeling. It doesn’t carry the same connotation, the same sense of urgency, or excitement to start…
Crime in Clearwater County is a monthly feature series consisting of crime stories published in past issues of the Clearwater Tribune, from as far back as the early 1920s.
Idaho gas prices have fallen 0.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.70/g today, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 802 stations. Gas prices in Idaho are 20.9 cents per gallon lower than a month ago and stand 10.8 cents per gallon higher than a year ago.
On Friday, Jan. 10, the Youth Advisory Board (Y.A.B.) will be hosting their monthly $5 lunch fundraiser. They will be serving homemade Mac N’ Cheese as a main dish. Baby Carrots and ranch, water, and a freshly baked cookie will also be included.
Senator Carl Crabtree will hold a tele-news conference on Friday, Jan. 3 at 10 a.m. PST. The Senator from District Seven will discuss his major priorities heading into the 2020 Legislative Session and take a look at some of the big issues that he and his fellow colleagues could face.
Winners of our Christmas Bag of Books Give Away are pictured here. Suzanne Crady was our adult winner and Ezra Plank won the children’s bag. Happy Reading to all!
Food banks and community service agencies serving those who need a helping hand are receiving support this holiday season from the Avista Foundation and Avista Corp. totaling $271,022.