Asotin County Newswire

Asotin County Newswire

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  1. Disconnecting the dots - Wed, 18 Apr 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | The Spokesman-Review

    Fish and wildlife officials in Washington are considering limiting the amount of sensitive data shared with counties about the exact locations of radio-collared gray wolves. At this week's Asotin County Commission meeting, Fish and Wildlife regional Director Steve Pozzanghera of Spokane said he's gathering input from six counties in eastern Washington about possible changes to a gray wolf location data-sharing program that was launched in 2013.

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  2. Missing Lewiston father and son found safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... nd no one had been able to reach them as of Monday morning. The pair was believed to have headed towards rural Asotin County or Wallowa County, Oregon. It is currently unknown where police ended up locating the pair.

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  3. Man Found Naked With Severed Penis In ClarkstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | KFBB

    UPDATE FROM THE ASOTIN COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE: Based upon available information the Asotin County Sheriff's Office concluded that the injuries sustained to the 62-year-old male with severed genitalia located in the 1400 block of 5th Street in Clarkston, Washington were self-inflicted and mental health issues were a leading factor. The Sheriff's Office is not releasing the name of the involved male or information regarding his current medical condition other than his injuries are not life threatening and he is recovering.

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  4. ID Chief: Response Times Key in Lower Fire LossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | FireHouse.com

    ... built, hopefully by 2020, Myklebust said. New in 2017, he said an automatic aid agreement with Clarkston fire, Asotin County fire and Wheatland fire to send an engine from the closest city once a structure fire is dispatched also helped prevent fire ...

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  5. Public asked to comment on Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... would add 53 acres to the Sherman Creek Wildlife Area eliminating the need for an easement for access. The Asotin county proposal would add 653 acres and will connect two pieces of state land in the Blue Mountains. The purchase would keep a ...

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  6. Man accused of fraudulent return scheme targeting regional Walmart stores - Wed, 27 Dec 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    Clarkston police officers arrested a 42-year-old Washington man who is accused of being involved in a fraudulent scheme to return stolen items at regional Walmart stores, allegedly making off with $2,000 to $3,000. Police arrested Stephen C. Dickerson on Friday and booked him into the Asotin County Jail.

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  7. Snow, sleet and freezing rain hit Pacific NorthwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2017 | SFGate

    The weather service issued a winter storm warning from 7 p.m. Sunday until 4 p.m. in Idaho. The warning covers Palouse, Lewiston, lower Asotin and Garfield counties.

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  8. 3 teens in custody after vandalism spree at sports fieldsHouston ChronicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... with four felonies involving malicious mischief and taking a vehicle without permission. Authorities in Asotin County say the damage occurred at a county sports complex called Field of Dreams and sports fields at two schools. One of the boys was ...

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  9. WSDOT seeking drivers for pilot program - Sat, 04 Nov 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    The Washington Department of Transportation is looking for a few thousand good drivers - particularly in Asotin and Garfield counties - to help test a new way to fund the state highway system. The agency wants to sign up at least 2,000 drivers from across the state for a 12-month pilot project that's set to begin early next year.

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  10. Study pegs Seattle's basic living cost at $76,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... Eastern King County ($83,778) and western Snohomish County ($79,374) were more expensive in the study. Asotin County in the southeast corner of the state had the lowest cost. The study says a family of four there would need an annual income of ...

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  11. Study pegs Seattle's basic living cost at $75,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... at wages where they can't meet their basics?" she said. Seattle is the high end of the scale in the study. Asotin County in the southeast corner of the state had the lowest cost. The study says a family of four there would need an annual income of ...

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  12. A Seattle Family of Four Needs $75,000 to Pay For Basic NeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | The Stranger

    ... support from the government or other people. You won't be surprised that it's easiest to live somewhere like Asotin County (way down in the southeast corner of the state), where a family of four only needs about $50,000 - and that King County is the ...

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  13. Convicted killer O'Rourke gets 23 years - Tue, 19 Sep 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... conditions, but never once expressed regret for shooting Duane C. Hettinger to death two years ago. The Asotin County Superior Court judge pointed out the lack of remorse when he opted for the high end of the sentencing range - 280 months - as ...

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  14. Clarkston woman awoken by drive-by shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... "The suspect, Shane Stubblefield, was taken into custody at that location. He was transported to the Asotin County Jail and booked in on charges of Drive by Shooting and Possession of a Controlled Substance Methamphetamine," CPD says. Stubblefield, ...

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  15. Lewiston law enforcement gives fresh look at unsolved 1982 killings - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... earlier this year reviewing written reports and evidence that was collected. The unit is also working with the Asotin County Sheriff's Office, which investigated a similar disappearance three years earlier - in 1979 - that investigators previously ...

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  16. Vinyl Wrap Traffic Box DesignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Spokane 7

    The City of Moscow and the Moscow Arts Commission are seeking vinyl wrap designs for traffic boxes in Moscow. This call is open only to individuals 18 years of age or older who live in Latah County, Nez Perce County, Asotin County, Whitman County, Nez Perce tribal members, or Coeur d'Alene tribal members.

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  17. Mom wants apology over McDonald's slide covered in poopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | KNDO

    ... spoke with - as well as some hydroplanes - leading up to the Hapo Columbia Cup & Over The River Air Show! The Asotin County Coroner has now identified and notified the next of kin of the second victim of this tragedy. The Asotin County Coroner has ...

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  18. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | KNDU

    ... spoke with - as well as some hydroplanes - leading up to the Hapo Columbia Cup & Over The River Air Show! The Asotin County Coroner has now identified and notified the next of kin of the second victim of this tragedy. The Asotin County Coroner has ...

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  19. Containment Efforts Wind Down on ID BlazesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | FireHouse.com

    ... line, mopping up and securing it. They have almost completed that line," she said. In other fire news, the Asotin County commissioners have issued an outdoor burning ban for all unincorporated areas of the county. Campfires are allowed in designated ...

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  20. Second victim identified in fatal mobile home fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | KNDO

    ... the fire suppression efforts. The first victim was identified as 45-year-old Tami Jo Spring of Dayton. The Asotin County Coroner has now identified and notified the next of kin of the second victim of this tragedy; 29-year-old Michael Hankins of ...

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