Pend Oreille County Newswire

Pend Oreille County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pend Oreille County, WA.

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  1. Pend Oreille River closed throughout entire CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    The Pend Oreille County Sheriff's Office has closed the Pend Oreille River to recreational activities due to safety concerns over extremely high flow and flooding. You are asked to keep a safe distance between yourself and the river.

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  2. New mural by local artist garners reaction onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... in class last week and the thread caught the attention of many. The thread reads in its entirety here: PEND OREILLE COUNTY, Wash. - Floodwaters from the Pend Oreille River are expected to continue rising throughout the week. According to the ...

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  3. Pend Oreille flooding to get worse, homes already taking on waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... trying to fulfill those with our volunteers the best we can," said JoAnn Boggs, the deputy director for Pend Oreille County Emergency Management. But it's now a waiting game for Hamilton and his wife. They're waiting to see if the waters will indeed ...

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  4. Floodwaters expected to rise in Pend Oreille CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... in class last week and the thread caught the attention of many. The thread reads in its entirety here: PEND OREILLE COUNTY, Wash. - Floodwaters from the Pend Oreille River are expected to continue rising throughout the week. According to the ...

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  5. Cougars: Spotting the signsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... in class last week and the thread caught the attention of many. The thread reads in its entirety here: PEND OREILLE COUNTY, Wash. - Floodwaters from the Pend Oreille River are expected to continue rising throughout the week. According to the ...

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  6. Boil water advisory in effect for parts of Pend Oreille CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    A boil water advisory has been issued for parts of Pend Oreille County within the Riverbend and Sand Shores water systems. Pend Oreille County residents who get their water from the Riverbend and Sand Shores water systems are advised to boil their water before drinking it.

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  7. Boil Water Advisory issued in parts of Pend Oreille CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 17 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The Pend Oreille County Sheriff's Office has issued a Boil Water Advisory for the Sandy Shores and Riverbend water systems due to flooding concerns. The Sheriff's Office says the systems may become contaminated because of flooding and customers are encouraged to bring all water to a boil before consumption.

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  8. Reader photo: Preening time in Pend Oreille - Wed, 16 May 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | The Spokesman-Review

    This loon had just surfaced from a dive underwater and was preening during this beautiful wing display on May 14 at Big Meadow Lake in Pend Oreille County. This loon had just surfaced from a dive underwater and was preening during this beautiful wing display, Colville-area photographer Joanie Christian said.

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  9. Annemarie Prince and Candace Bennett: We can share the outdoors with bears - Sun, 13 May 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 13 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... the Washington landscape in peaceful coexistence with bears. The Kalispel Tribe, U.S. Forest Service and Pend Oreille County are among those partners helping northeast Washington residents and recreationists understand bear behavior, how to avoid ...

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  10. Eyvonne (Purchase) CarstensRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 30 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Eyvonne Carstens was born May 5, 1931 in Sheridan, Wyoming. She passed away in Newport April 23, 2018 at the age of 86. She came to Pend Oreille County in 1948.

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  11. Smallmouth bass tournament set - Tue, 24 Apr 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    The 17th annual Bassin' Assassin Tournament is set for the weekend of May 5 and 6, between Box Canyon Dam and Boundary Dam on the river in North Pend Oreille County. Prizes will be awarded for the largest fish Saturday and the largest on Sunday, with one weigh-in each day.

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  12. Bassina Assassin TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | Spokane 7

    Two-day small mouth bass fishing tournament between Box Canyon Dam and Boundary Dam on the river in North Pend Oreille County. One weigh-in for each day.

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  13. Man hospitalized, charged with DUI after crash in Pend Oreille County - Mon, 23 Apr 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    A 26-year-old man was hospitalized and charged with driving under the influence Monday after crashing his car on a highway in Pend Oreille County. Catlin R. Sargent, of Metaline, was taken to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center after crashing his Lexus sedan shortly after 3 p.m. The Washington State Patrol said Sargent was intoxicated and failed to negotiate a curve while traveling north on Highway 31. The car rolled and came to rest on the roadway, blocking both lanes.

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  14. Bassina Assassin 17th Annual Small Mouth TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Spokane 7

    May 5-6. Tournament is held between Box Canyon Dam and Boundary Dam on the river in North Pend Oreille County.

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  15. Local goat helps raise money for kids with life-threatening conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... first shared by the assistant principal of the Albuquerque Catholic school attended by her two children. PEND OREILLE COUNTY, Wash. - Washington State Patrol reported Tuesday that Highway 20 has reopened in Pend Oreille County. The highway was ...

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  16. IRS extends tax-filing deadline after online payment site failsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... time to file can visit . PEND OREILLE COUNTY, Wash. - Washington State Patrol reported Tuesday that Highway 20 has reopened in Pend Oreille County. The highway was closed for ...

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  17. In search for wanted suspect, deputies find stolen vehicle insteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Motor Vehicle Theft Tools and his warrants for Theft and three counts of Trespassing 1st Degree. PEND OREILLE COUNTY, Wash. - Washington State Patrol reported Tuesday that Highway 20 has reopened in Pend Oreille County. The highway was closed for ...

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  18. Highway 20 re-opened after flooding north of CusickRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Update: Washington State Patrol reported Tuesday that Highway 20 has reopened in Pend Oreille County. The highway was closed for most of Monday because of flooding.

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  19. Flooding closes highway in Pend Oreille CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Medical Lake Track and Field Facebook page, a post read, remember her as "outgoing, friendly, and k... PEND OREILLE COUNTY, Wash. - Fast-moving waters have now closed a major road in Pend Oreille County for the time being. Flooding has forced the ...

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  20. SR20 closed 25 miles north of Newport for water over the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... the South end at milepost 418. When it rains, it pours. Then it floods over the road! SR 20 is closed in Pend Oreille County at Cusick Creek Road. Detour available. Not sure when we can reopen. There's still a lot of snow in them thar hills. #wawx ...

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