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    Thursday, April 02, 2020
    All Latah County Library book drops are closed. Patrons are asked to hold on to their library materials until further notice. Due dates have been extended and no fines will accrue. Staff are unable to check in materials at this time so borrowed materials will continue to appear on patron records. Area residents are encouraged to use their library cards to access the library’s free digital ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, April 02, 2020
    Governor Brad Little’s latest executive orders and proclamation will boost funds available for Idaho’s coronavirus response, manage the impact of the crisis on the state budget, and help the thousands of Idahoans suddenly unemployed due to the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19).   “The number of unemployed in Idaho jumped 1,200-percent in a matter of days,” Governor Little said. “These actions ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, March 30, 2020
    City of Moscow Fire Officials have cancelled the spring open burning season based on recommendations from Idaho Department of Environmental Quality, Idaho Department of Lands, and Idaho Department of Health and Welfare.We realize the value of spending time in our yards, cleaning our yards, and doing our part to keep Moscow beautiful. The COVID-19 virus has caused our community to pause in many ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    CRAPO LEADS ECONOMIC RESPONSE TO CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC Backs third major bill that takes swift, bold action to assist American households and businesses    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- U.S. Senator Mike Crapo (R-Idaho), Chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs, today voted in favor of the bipartisan Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, which the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Political
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    Governor Brad Little has issued a statewide Stay-Home Order. This order states all residents must self-isolate, staying home and working from home as much as possible, excluding essential personnel. Essential personnel are defined within Governor Little’s Order as healthcare workers, public safety workers and others. This order is to remain in effect for 21 days and will be re-evaluated at the end ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    Mayor Bill Lambert has issued an additional Public Health Emergency Order No. 20-02 and additional City facility closures.   As Coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns continue and given the potential of the virus to threaten the life and health of the public and public health, additional restrictions, outlined in Public Health Emergency Order No. 20-02, will go into effect as of 12:00am March 25, 2020 ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, March 20, 2020
    On Mar. 20, 2020, the Moscow City Council held an emergency meeting to consider an Ordinance providing the Mayor of Moscow authority to establish a Public Health Emergency Order. Ordinance 2020-03 was approved unanimously establishing enactment of Title 1 Chapter 11- Moscow City Code Entitled Emergency Powers. Approval of this Ordinance was required to provide the Mayor the authority to declare ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 18, 2020
    March 17, 2020 PRESS RELEASE In response to directives from the Idaho Supreme Court and the Administrative District Judge for the Second Judicial District, the following restrictions shall apply to all court operations in Latah County effective immediately: Personal, face-to-face contact with the Courts and Court personnel is restricted to individuals who have not visited any high-risk COVID-19 ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 18, 2020
    CLARKSTON, WA – March 17, 2020 – Effective immediately, Tri-State Memorial Hospital & Medical Campus is limiting visitation to patients in response to COVID-19. This is to protect their patients, providers, employees, staff, and the community. The visitation guidelines will remain in effect until further notice. If a visitor comes to the main hospital campus, there is signage throughout the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, March 17, 2020
    In accordance with guidance from public health officials, the Latah County Historical Society is closing the McConnell Mansion house museum to the public until at least April 6th. The health of our volunteers, patrons, and staff are of the utmost importance to LCHS, and we believe this is the most responsible way to keep our community safe.   We encourage folks looking to fill free time to check ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, March 17, 2020
    Effective immediately, Tri-State Memorial Hospital & Medical Campus is limiting visitation to patients in response to COVID-19. This is to protect their patients, providers, employees, staff, and the community. The visitation guidelines will remain in effect until further notice. If a visitor comes to the main hospital campus, there is signage throughout the facility directing them to approved ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, March 16, 2020
    Moscow Mayor Bill Lambert declares local emergency proclamation for Moscow, Idaho.    In light of the potential public health threat posed by COVID-19 both globally and as designated by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the United States as "high," Mayor Bill Lambert has issued a local emergency proclamation for Moscow, Idaho. The City of Moscow has been working over many ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, March 16, 2020
    Boise, Idaho – Governor Brad Little issued a proactive emergency declaration today to aid in the coronavirus response effort in Idaho. With coronavirus spread occurring in neighboring states, confirmed cases are expected in Idaho at some point.  “With no confirmed cases in Idaho at this time, we are in the best position to be proactive and get ahead of the impact coronavirus could have here,” ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community