Weekend thunderstorms spark more wildfires

Weekend thunderstorms spark more wildfires

August 17, 2017 at 3:14 pm

Storms that passed through the region over the weekend sparked 18 new fires that saw all hands on deck to get them under control. “The majority of the fires sparked up both north and south of the B...

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Sunrise Fire tops 18,000 acres

Sunrise Fire tops 18,000 acres

August 15, 2017 at 1:24 pm

By Sunday, Aug. 13, the Sunrise Fire had grown to 18,629 acres and was 20 percent contained. The fire was moving down Verde Creek and Trout Creek. Stage III evacuation orders went into place on Aug...

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Fire camp turns Tarkio field into equivalent of small town

Fire camp turns Tarkio field into equivalent of small town

August 15, 2017 at 1:24 pm

Dozens of small, colorful pop-up tents dot a field along a dirt road off the Tarkio exit located 14 miles east of Superior. The tents are part of the fire camp set up to fight the Sunrise and Burde...

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Plains School, teachers, sports teams gearing up new year

August 17, 2017 at 3:19 pm

Clark Fork Valley Press A good school is like a good team it comes down to communication and the same end goal. Plains School Superintendent Thom Chisholm says that he is very excited to be adding to an already fantastic ...

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Trout Creek celebrates 38th Huckleberry Festival

August 17, 2017 at 3:24 pm

Clark Fork Valley Press The Huckleberry is used for so many dishes, the taste is one that can be hard to describe. Yet it’s the Festival in Trout Creek each year that brings Huckleberry lovers together for a weekend of indu...

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Demo Derby set to return

August 17, 2017 at 3:20 pm

Clark Fork Valley Press Arguably one of the biggest highlights to the annual Sanders County Fair is the all exciting, adrenaline-pumping Demolition Derby. The 2017 Demolition Derby presented by the Plains Lions Club is ...

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Plains town meeting addresses variety of issues

August 17, 2017 at 3:20 pm

Clark Fork Valley Press Plains officials gathered at the local courthouse on Monday, August 7 for their monthly town meeting. The agenda saw a range of local issues that were discussed by elected members as well reviewin...

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Talent show wows crowd during fair

August 15, 2017 at 1:27 pm

Mineral Independent A talent show was held during the Mineral County Fair where five brave contestants wowed crowds with performances. On Saturday, Aug. 5, Gordon Henrick announced the acts. There were several age gro...

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Exhibits show increase at this year’s fair

August 15, 2017 at 1:25 pm

Mineral Independent There were 200 entries in this year’s Mineral County Fair exhibits, said fair board secretary Deb Davis-Quitt, which was 14 more than last year. Participants competed for blue, red and purple ribbons...

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