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 By Naomi Scoggin    News    May 12, 2022 

May 11-17 declared National Police Week

POMEROY-The Garfield County board of commissioners (BOCC) declared National Police Week, plans to vacate a section of county road right-of-way, and appointed Board of Equalization member at their...

 
 By Naomi Scoggin    News    May 12, 2022 

County Transit orders new vehicle, creates full-time driving positions

POMEROY-The Garfield County Transportation Authority voted to create full time bus driver positions and discussed the design of a proposed new building at their meeting on May 9. Two positions of...

 
 News    May 12, 2022 

Non-injury accident on the Alpowa Grade

POMEROY––Garfield County Fire District No. 1 and Asotin Fire District No. 1 were called to attend a one car, one-person non-injury accident on Highway 12 west of Clarkston, Wash., on Saturday,...

 
 By Naomi Scoggin    News    May 12, 2022 

Hospital swing bed reinterpretation brings out Pomeroy citizens to rally

POMEROY-Citizens here came together on the corner of 6th Street and Main in a rally to show their support of keeping Garfield County Memorial Hospital (GCHD) residents in the hospital on May 5....

 
 By Naomi Scoggin    News    May 12, 2022 

Port receives commendation for Pomeroy fiber project

POMEROY–The Port of Garfield County board of commissioners received a commendation, authorized purchase of fiber internet drops and discussed maintenance improvements at their meeting on May 3. The...

 
 By Naomi Scoggin    Community    May 12, 2022 

Pomeroy observes National Day of Prayer

POMEROY–Many local people gathered at Oasis Park to participate in the National Day of Prayer on May 5. Prayers were given at the gathering in Oasis Park at mid-day and throughout the day by...

 
 By Naomi Scoggin    News    May 12, 2022 

Hospital to purchase eight IV pumps

POMEROY–The Garfield County Hospital District board of commissioners (GCHD) voted to purchase eight new IV pumps at their meeting on May 2. The Garfield County Memorial Hospital currently has three...

 
 News    May 12, 2022 

Spring Clean-Up Day for Household Waste

POMEROY–Naslund Disposal will host a Spring Clean-up Day, Appliance and Tire Amnesty and Free Chipper Day at the old rock pit off Gould City-Mayview Road on Saturday, May 14 at 8 a.m.–2 p.m. Household, appliance, tire and yard waste will be...

 

Second Annual Louise Munday Community Walk

POMEROY–The 2nd Annual Louise Munday Community Walk event will start at the High School track on Thursday, May 19 at 5:45 p.m. The Pomeroy Elementary School, Garfield County Health District, and the Garfield County Hospital District invite the...

 

COMMUNITY OUTLOOK

Wednesday, May 11 Senior Center Meals–Senior Center, 695 W. Main St.–11 a.m. BINGO, Pomeroy Senior Center–1 p.m. Denny Ashby Library–12–6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 12 Garfield County Senior and Disabled Health and Resource Fair–Pomeroy...

 
 By Naomi Scoggin    Community    May 12, 2022 

Pomeroy Pioneer Portraits

Ten years ago May 16, 2012 Mayor Paul Miller took a photo of the moose that allegedly rampaged on the west side of the city late Thursday afternoon. The moose headed west past the baseball fields...

 

CORRECTION

POMEROY–The front-page Port of Garfield article in the April 28, 2022 edition of the East Washingtonian stated “The Port of Garfield County commissioners voted to apply for a Wellness grant at their meeting April 19. The application will be for...

 

Community Events Calendar

Submit an Event Wednesday, Nov 6 Denny Ashby Library-Pomeroy-12-6:30 p.m. BINGO-Senior Center-After Lunch Evening Star Masonic Lodge No. 30 Meeting, Dick Brown Community Building-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov 7 Pinochle-Senior Center-9 a.m. Pomeroy High... Full story

 
 By Naomi Scoggin    News    May 5, 2022

New sales tax for emergency communications equipment to go on August ballot

POMEROY–The Garfield County Board of Commissioners (BOCC) approved a sales tax ballot entry; resolution 2022-14; payment of $414,338.70 to Poe Asphalt; and other business at their meeting on May 2....

 

Today is National Prayer Day

POMEROY–National Day of Prayer "Exalt the Lord Who has established us" will be observed in Garfield County at the Oasis Park on Thursday, May 5 at 12 p.m. noon. All community members are invited to...

 
 News    May 5, 2022

Poached

POMEROY–Three deer were poached from the mountain road approximately one-half mile south past the old Berringer place on left hand side of the road. They were shot around Sunday mid–afternoon....

 

COMMUNITY OUTLOOK

Wednesday, May 4 Senior Center Meals–Senior Center, 695 W. Main St.–11 a.m. BINGO, Pomeroy Senior Center–1 p.m. Denny Ashby Library–12–6:30 p.m. Evening Star Lodge No. 30 F&AM meeting–Dick Brown Community Bldg.–7:30 p.m. Thursday, May...

 
 By Naomi Scoggin    Community    May 5, 2022

Pomeroy Pioneer Portraits

Ten years ago May 9 2012 Elton Brown of Pomeroy and his grandson Jason Brown of Clarkston spent part of Saturday morning at Garfield County Memorial Hospital’s long-term care wing, entertaining...

 
 By Naomi Scoggin    News    April 28, 2022

Port firm on stance of keeping Lower Snake River Dams

POMEROY–Port of Garfield Commissioners heard arguments to retain dams on the lower Snake River and approved the go ahead on a wellness grant application. Port Commissioners Ed Crawford and Matt...

 

East Washingtonian History Mystery

POMEROY–Last week, the East Washingtonian published the above photo, one of numerous unidentified pictures in the safe-keeping care of the Garfield County Pioneer Association, and one which was...

 

Pomeroy Pioneer Portraits

Ten years ago May 2, 2012 Voters will decide on three positions in the Aug. 7 primary election. County Auditor Donna deal said Commissioner District 1 and District 2 positions will be on the ballot,...

 

COMMUNITY OUTLOOK

Wednesday, Apr 27 Senior Center Meals–Senior Center, 695 W. Main St.–11 a.m. BINGO, Pomeroy Senior Center–1 p.m. Denny Ashby Library–12–6:30 p.m. Thursday, Apr 28 FOOD Bank Distribution–865 Main St.–9 a.m.–12 p.m. Senior Center...

 
 By Naomi Scoggin    News    April 21, 2022

Upper Deadman paving project to begin on schedule, weather permitting

POMEROY–The Garfield County Board of Commissioners (BOCC) reaffirmed the beginning date of the Upper Deadman paving project at their meeting on April 18. Weather permitting, the project will begin...

 
 By Naomi Scoggin    News    April 21, 2022

Health District to have new Program Coordinator

POMEROY–The Garfield County Health District board accepted Jessica Nelson’s resignation as Program Coordinator at their meeting on April 18. A new Program Coordinator will be hired, and Nelson...

 
 By Naomi Scoggin    News    April 21, 2022

GCFD to get new HVAC system

POMEROY–The Garfield County Fire District board of commissioners approved a quote from Lazer Heating and A/C for a new HVAC system at their meeting on April 12. The project, which includes some...

 

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