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SEATTLE - The legal fight between Seattle blues singer Lady A and the country stars using the same name has taken a new twist. The Seattle singer filed a trademark infringement lawsuit against the country stars formerly known as Lady Antebellum. The complaint, filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Seattle, aims to prevent the Nashville band from using the name Lady A - a moniker it adopted ...

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OROFINO, ID - The Clearwater County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a wildfire near mile marker 2 on Upper Fords Creek Road in Orofino at about 3:45 p.m. on Wednesday. The Clearwater-Potlatch Timber Protective Association, Orofino Fire, and Upper Fords Creek Fire responded to the fire.

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PULLMAN - Washington State University’s Cougar license plate program set another annual record, generating more than $673,000 in scholarship support for WSU students during the 2019-20 fiscal year. This is the highest annual total raised by any specialty plate in the State of Washington.

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OLYMPIA, WA – The Washington State Debate Coalition has announced that a gubernatorial debate between Washington Governor Jay Inslee and Police Chief Loren Culp has been set for October 7. The debate will be broadcast live by television stations across the state at 8:00 p.m., immediately fol…

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Idaho is a big state with a diverse mix of habitats, elevations and climates, and the state contains a variety of upland game birds. Upland bird populations can vary tremendously on an annual basis, and their health and numbers typically depend on favorable weather conditions, which are often very localized.

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Six months after the coronavirus pandemic came to Idaho, nursing homes and other care facilities are still battling outbreaks of COVID-19. But the latest reports from state and federal health agencies show a big shift from the fast-growing case numbers of recent months.

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TUMWATER, WA - The Washington State Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) is proposing no increase in the average price employers pay for workers’ compensation insurance for 2021. If the proposal is adopted, this will be the first time in 20 years that workers’ compensation rates ha…

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ELK CITY, ID - A lighting caused fire that has been burning since August 17 near Elk City has nearly doubled in size over the last week.  According to the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests, the Shissler Fire is now estimated to be over 6,000 acres in size.  On September 7, the fire was l…

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BOISE – Beyond the marquee matchup of Biden vs. Trump, there are five more names on Idaho’s presidential ballot, from Kanye West to Rocky “Rocky” de la Fuente.

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LAPWAI - Nimiipuu Health will open a Flu Clinic beginning Tuesday, September 15 that will run through December, 20, 2020, with no appointment necessary. The clinic will be open every Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00am - 4:00pm in the Community Health Department for those wishing to get their f…

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LEWISTON, ID - The National Weather Service says the smoke that has been creating hazardous, unhealthy air will likely remain though Sunday with no real improvement until midday on Monday for most of the region. An NWS Air Quality Alert remains in effect through Monday morning.

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COLTON, WA - At about 1:00 a.m. Saturday, a wildfire was reported near Wawawai Road, west of Colton, on the breaks of the Snake River north of Wawawai County Park, according to the Whitman County Sheriff's Office.

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MEDFORD, Ore. — Around half a million people in Oregon, or 10% of the state’s population, were ordered to evacuate on Friday and residents of its largest city, Portland, were told to be ready to go as extreme wind-driven wildfires scorched U.S. West Coast states, causing at least 24 deaths.

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SPOKANE — In mid-April, when Washington State realized the full scope of the financial ramifications that would come with not playing a spring sports slate, the athletic department announced its first wave of cost-cutting strategies.

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KAMIAH - Heading into the weekend, fire danger on the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests is Extreme in the River Breaks and Very High elsewhere. Weather forecasts predict above–normal seasonal temperatures in north–central Idaho over the weekend, as well as a decrease in air quality as sm…

BOISE - Students at 118 schools across Idaho will receive free, fresh fruit and vegetables during this school year thanks to a state-administrated grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Idaho Superintendent of Public Instruction Sherri Ybarra recently announced. Among the local schoo…

LAPWAI - The Nez Perce Tribe 2020 Fall General Council (GC) has been rescheduled to take place on October 15, 16, and 17 at the Pi-Nee-Waus Community Center in Lapwai. This new date is potentially subject to change, based on the regional COVID-19 situation. Additional notice will be provided…

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Overcast with rain showers at times. Areas of smoke and haze are possible, reducing visibility at times. Low 59F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.

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Cloudy early with partial sunshine expected late. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High near 70F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.

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