Moscow, IDMoscow-Pullman Daily News

Momentum builds on the Palouse

The Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport is poised to become the dominant commercial passenger flight hub in the region. The airport has three daily round-trip Seattle flights and is getting closer to expanding service to Boise and Denver. “When we pursue a service opportunity, we’re trying to pursue something that our region...
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Orofino Dispatch

What's hot: Lifestyle headlines in Orofino

(OROFINO, ID) Your life never stops, and neither does our commitment to keeping you up-to-date on the hottest trend and lifestyle stories. Catch up on what’s trending in your community with these top lifestyle headlines from our contributor network. For more stories like these, click here.

Mala Luna restaurant in Boise: Cool menu, some flawed dishes - but, oh, those empanadas

With sharp, fresh flavors, as well as certain spices and textures, Latin American food finds a savory level of satisfaction that is very difficult to replicate. As a former owner of a taco restaurant in Moscow, Idaho, I look at new places serving such food with great enthusiasm and curiosity. Seeing Mala Luna open this spring at 624 W. Idaho St., where Dharma was once located - Mala Luna is a Boise Fry Co. brainchild - made me thrilled to try it out.
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Visitors flocking to the Idaho Panhandle National Forest

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho — The Idaho Panhandle National Forest saw a 300% increase in visitation last year, officials said, and those numbers are likely to climb even higher this year, as reported by our news partner the Coeur d'Alene Press. In May, the U.S. Forest Service reported that national forests...
Kootenai, IDCoeur d'Alene Press

Visitors flocking to the forest

The Idaho Panhandle National Forest saw a 300% increase in visitation last year, officials said, and those numbers are likely to climb even higher this year. In May, the U.S. Forest Service reported that national forests and grasslands received 168 million visits in 2020 — 18 million more than in 2019.

Orofino Builders Supply’s $500 spring shopping spree winners

Gene and Myrna Grasser (shown center and left) are the big winners of Orofino Builders Supply’s $500 spring shopping spree. Gene and Myrna are lifetime Orofino folks and remember shopping at the old hardware store when Oren Crockett owned it. They say they like shopping there because they are friendly and well stocked at Orofino Builders Supply. Leila Crockett (left) is encouraging them to go wild and buy something that they would like but would never spend the money to buy.

Free Fishing This Weekend In Idaho & Washington

Fishing will be free this weekend across the Inland Northwest. Both Idaho and Washington are not requiring fishing licenses for anglers this weekend. In Idaho free fishing day is Saturday. In Washington it’s a free fishing weekend as licenses aren’t required on Saturday and Sunday. All other fishing regulations for both states still apply.

Moving Sale

Microwave & stand, twin bed, desk, coffee table, dishes, clothes, wall hangings & more. 12435 Grand Ave., Orofino, Saturday, June 12, 8 – 4 p.m.
Sandpoint, IDSaint Maries Gazette-Record

You're looking for Round Lake State Park near Sandpoint

You have some misinformation in the June 2, 2021 edition of the paper. In the article by Lloyd Huff, “Thousands of fish to be stocked in state water,” it implies that Round Lake near State 3 will be stocked with 2,500 rainbow trout. As a resident on Round Lake Road,...
Moscow, IDMoscow-Pullman Daily News

Local briefs

Problem with runway lighting interferes with two flights at Pullman airport. A malfunction in the runway lighting at the Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport interfered with two flights this week. The lights were accidentally disconnected during construction of a new taxiway at the airport, which is one of the final parts of...

Fish and Game seeks angler input on salmon/steelhead changes for 2022-24

Anglers who fish in Idaho’s Clearwater Region are encouraged to participate in a survey about potential changes to salmon and steelhead fishing seasons for 2022-24. Fish and Game is asking for public comment on potential changes to season and limits for fall Chinook salmon, Coho salmon and steelhead in the Clearwater, Snake and lower Salmon Rivers. Results from the survey will be considered by the Fish and Game Commission in November when they set fall salmon and steelhead fishing seasons and limits for the next three years.
Spirit Lake, IDCoeur d'Alene Press

Safe Splash opens Monday

Teaching "learn-to-swim" and providing an Ironman certified training center, Safe Splash will open Monday south of Kathleen Avenue. The facility features a 90-degree warm-water teaching pool, two above-deck continuous flow pools, professionally trained swim instructors and a teaching curriculum used in more than seven million swim lessons. The above-ground pools...