Pend Oreille County Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Efforts to save Ponderay Newsprint plant lead to lawsuit settlement - Mon, 12 Feb 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    Box Canyon Dam in northern Pend Oreille County near Ione generates electricity for Pend Oreille Public Utility District customers. With the goal of keeping its largest customer afloat, the Pend Oreille Public Utility District has settled a 2-year-old lawsuit with Ponderay Newsprint Co.

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  2. Georgia Mae SchaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... at the Usk General Store. The store also was the communication center for directions to all points in Pend Oreille County. Georgia took this part of her job very serious , studying maps and taking afternoon rides with Buddy to see up close at ...

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  3. As one Washington wolf poaching case comes to a close, others remain a mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    In the wake of finding 12 dead cows killed by wolves, Washington Fish and Wildlife offiicals plan to kill an entire wolf pack inthe northeast corner of the state Last month, Terry Leroy Fowler of Liberty Lake pleaded guilty to two counts of unlawfully killing wolves in Pend Oreille County in 2016. "It's no secret that wolves are an endangered species and classified as such in the state of Washington," Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Police Capt.

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  4. Friends of Moon Creek v. Diamond Lake Improvement Association IncRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | FindLaw

    FRIENDS OF MOON CREEK, an unincorporated association, Cheryl and Robert Balentine, the Estate of Douglas M. Anderson, Tom and Michele Bowyer, George A. Tyler, Mark and Cynthia Moeser, Joe F. Struthers, and Gaylan and Heather Warren, Respondents, v. DIAMOND LAKE IMPROVEMENT, ASSOCIATION, INC.; Sharon Sorby, individually and as Coordinator, Pend Oreille County Noxious Weed Control Board; and Phil Anderson, individually and as Director, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, Petitioners.

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  5. Washington Wolf Poacher Fined in Pend Oreille County District CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | AmmoLand

    NEWPORT, Wash. - - A man from Liberty Lake, Washington, was fined $8,293 in Pend Oreille County District Court yesterday in a plea bargain agreement for killing two wolves in Pend Oreille County in 2016.

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  6. Priest Lake's lake trout fishery will not be suppressed - Thu, 01 Feb 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    The decision comes after six months of public input and feedback on the best way to balance Priest Lake's surging lake trout population with other struggling fish species. Some anglers advocated for suppression of lake trout in hopes of reviving the kokanee population - much like what has been done on Lake Pend Oreille .

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  7. New owners of historic Kelly's Bar in Newport will honor the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... this recognition of area history by adding more pictures on the walls under sconces. They work with the Pend Oreille County Historic Society, which has a museum across the street. Along with pictures of men wearing bowler hats and smoking big cigars ...

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  8. Washington man fined $8K for killing wolvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2018 | The Columbian

    An eastern Washington state man who killed two wolves in northeastern Washington state has been fined more than $8,000. Terry Leroy Fowler, 55, of Liberty Lake received the fine Thursday in Pend Oreille County District Court after pleading guilty to two counts of unlawful taking of endangered wildlife.

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  9. Eastern Washington man fined $8,000 for killing wolvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2018 | HeraldNet

    Fifty-five-year-old Terry Leroy Fowler of Liberty Lake received the fine Thursday in Pend Oreille County District Court after pleading guilty to two counts of unlawful taking of endangered wildlife. Authorities say they began investigating the wolf deaths in Pend Oreille County in early 2016 and ultimately searched Fowler's cabin and home. 1 comment

  10. Liberty Lake man fined $8,000 for killing wolves - Sat, 27 Jan 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Villella / AP) Fifty-five-year-old Terry Leroy Fowler of Liberty Lake received the fine Thursday in Pend Oreille County District Court after pleading guilty to two counts of unlawful taking of endangered wildlife. Authorities say they began ...

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  11. Wolf poacher fined in Pend Oreille CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A man from Liberty Lake was fined $8,293 in Pend Oreille County District Court Thursday in a plea bargain agreement for killing two wolves. Terry Leroy Fowler, 55, pleaded guilty to two counts of unlawful taking of endangered wildlife, while a third count was dismissed under the agreement.

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  12. Spokane metro area added more than 5,000 new jobs in 2017 - Tue, 23 Jan 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    For the third year in a row, the Spokane metro area added more than 5,000 new jobs in 2017. The number of new jobs totaled 5,258 for the metro area, which encompasses Spokane, Stevens and Pend Oreille counties.

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  13. Feedback requested for Pioneer Park camping in Pend Orielle County - Tue, 16 Jan 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    The Pend Oreille County Public Utility District and the Colville National Forest are requesting feedback from users about camping along the reservoir near Pioneer Park, according to a news release. Pioneer Park Campground has exceeded capacity over the last few years, prompting the two agencies to develop an alternative camping area.

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  14. Court Docs: Man suspected of molesting multiple children in Spokane...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Documents obtained by KHQ show Dean "DJ" Zumwalt was accused of molesting a 9-year-old girl "over the 2016 summer break and the previous fall" at a camper in Elk, WA; an agent with the state's Since it was out of their jurisdiction, Spokane police turned the case over to Pend Oreille County, but not before confronting Zumwalt about the accusations. According to the case file, Zumwalt admitted to being a registered sex offender but said, "... There's no way I could do anything to any kids."

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  15. Police say: Sex offender invites girls over for sleepovers, then...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... but not yet interviewed. Investigators learned Zumwalt is suspected of a similar criminal act in Pend Oreille County and possibly in Lincoln County, as well. Zumwalt, known as "DJ" to the families he befriends, appears to use the story of inviting ...

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  16. Zumwalt groomed victims and their families for yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... they haven't yet found. Their names might be Bree and Shaylin. Detectives say Zumwalt has ties to Pend Oreille County, Lincoln County, Sprague and Edwall. They also have concerns that there might be victims in neighboring counties. Prosecutors said ...

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  17. Sex offender invites girls over for sleepovers, then molests them;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... but not yet interviewed. Investigators learned Zumwalt is suspected of a similar criminal act in Pend Oreille County and possibly in Lincoln County, as well. Zumwalt, known as "DJ" to the families he befriends, appears to use the story of inviting ...

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  18. Detectives search for additional victims of man who sexually abused young girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... "Bree" and "Shaylin." Investigators also learned that Zumwalt is suspected of a similar criminal act in Pend Oreille County and possibly Lincoln County as well. Zumwalt, who is known as "DJ" to the families he befriends, appears to use the story of ...

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  19. Agency habitat stewards work under public's radar - Thu, 04 Jan 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    Habitat is the court for the public's game, so to speak, and a lot of unsung heroes are looking after it. Some biologists make headlines by shooting tranquilizer darts and radio collaring elk for research.

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  20. Build the smelter in Pend Oreille County - Tue, 02 Jan 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    It would be very good for working families in northeastern Washington if the proposed silicon smelter is constructed. Opportunities for investment that provide a substantial number of living-wage jobs don't come along very often in rural areas.

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