We've received word that the Idaho Department of Transportation has closed part of US 12. The closure went into effect at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday (Feb. 12) on the Idaho side of Lolo Pass at MP 161-Powell to MP 100-Lowel on the Idaho side of the pass. The Montana/Idaho border is at MP 174. The closure is due to avalanche threats. The Idaho DOT says the closure is indefinite and could last for several days. DB

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