Fire: Forests respond to small blazes 2 days, 13 hours ago
Mendenhall takes deal, pleads guilty to voluntary manslaughter charge 2 days, 13 hours ago
NICI escapees get 2-5 years added on 2 days, 13 hours ago
Sweet Silver 2 days, 13 hours ago
“This is very unusual for us to have this many guests – I have never seen this in my five years on the board,” stated Dave Green, chair of Syringa Hospital board, at the regular meeting Monday, July 28. More than 40 people – including hospital administrators, board members and staff — attended the meeting.
A small fire was found at Burn Creek on the Salmon River Ranger District at 2:50 p.m. last Monday, July 28, and brought under suppression by a 20-person initial attack crew and fire engine. As of Tuesday morning, firefighters were “removing heat and fire from the large logs and continuing to mop up hot spots and stump holes.”
About a mile and a half east of the Lochsa Lodge, Western Pacific Timber has a “for sale” sign and about 80 acres up for subdivision and developed. Located near Forest Service Road 111, the land is a tiny portion of the company’s holdings in that area, but the sale would be enough, in WPT attorney Andy Hawes’ words, “to keep the lights on.”
Kooskia Days are set for this weekend, Aug. 1-3. Friday, Aug. 1, begins with AWANA racer construction from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Charged in last fall’s murder of a fellow Elk City resident, Tara R. Mendenhall on Monday pleaded guilty to an amended felony of voluntary manslaughter.
Big game hunters who were drawn in controlled hunt drawings for deer, elk, antelope and bear have only until Aug. 1 to purchase their tags. Any tags not purchased by that date will be forfeited.
Swimming, golf results.
These are the all-around winners of the Triple Bar Drill Team O-Mok-See held last Sunday, July 27.