Pend Oreille River


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Pend O·reille River

 (pŏn′də-rā′)
A river, about 200 km (130 mi) long, rising in Pend Oreille Lake in northern Idaho and flowing through northeast Washington to the Columbia River just north of the British Columbia, Canada, border.
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I really liked "Near Tragedy on the Pend Oreille River" in the April-May issue.
In this case, the load was estimated at 40 pounds of beer, which took its bearer straight to the bottom of the Pend Oreille River near Newport, Wash.