District of Clearwater issues boil water advisory

By Vanessa Ybarra
July 16, 2017 - 10:30am

CLEARWATER — The District of Clearwater has issued a boil water advisory.

The advisory is in place for any homes using the district's water system.

Officials say ash from nearby wildfires has fallen into the water supply prompting the advisory.

Residents are urged to bring water to a boil for at least one minute before drinking, cooking, brushing your teeth or other uses.

The advisory is in effect until further notice.

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