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Sponsored content: Amy Hall enjoys job as CNA

“I enjoy my job and having the flexibility to help my dad, too,” she said. “This is a good place to work.”

August 17, 2018 11:21 a.m. read more..
  

Sponsored content: How to get a military or veteran ID card

A military ID card or dependent ID is a valuable card, which can unlock a variety of valuable benefits, such as health care through TRICARE, education benefits, and access base facilities, including the commissary, base exchange, MWR centers and other support agencies.

August 17, 2018 11:08 a.m. read more..


Sponsored content: Think smarter when watering, caring for yard during the heat

Now well into the dry heat of an Idaho County summer, your lawn may be showing the strain – and brown — of the season. But just dumping more water onto the ground may not be the solution. Think smarter on how better to maintain your yard in August.

August 17, 2018 11:07 a.m. read more..
 

Sponsored content: How equine assisted resilience coaching helps military men and women

Active duty military and veterans may be interested in an upcoming program July 27-28 that brings participants and horses together for a variety of activities, starting with simple care and grooming and including use of the horses for therapy and personal growth, known as equine assisted resilience coaching. The full days are filled with opportunities for learning and ample time for participants to bond with others who have shared similar experiences from their military careers.

July 24, 2018 3:18 p.m. read more..


Sports

Grangeville nets second win

Though the Bulldogs trailed 11-0 early in the fourth game, Hayden Hill’s run of serves turned a 21-all tie into a GHS win over Clearwater Valley, Monday night, S...

September 19, 2018 9:13 a.m. read more..

Rioux hat trick keys girls soccer win

Grangeville's soccer boys and girls took both ends of a double-header on a long road trip Thursday, Sept. 13. The boys beat Priest River 5-2 on the strength of t...

September 19, 2018 9:12 a.m. read more..

Sports...in brief

Vander Esch sees more action; Cowboys beat New York Giants; Flerchinger memorial tourney set Oct. 20; Flamingo Fun Run scheduled Sept. 29; Grangeville Youth Wres...

September 19, 2018 9:10 a.m. read more..

Community



Scarecrow contest is on

The Oktoberfest scarecrow contest is back! The scarecrow contest is open to all Grangeville merchants. All voting will be by the public.

September 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
 

Clearwater Valley News: National Voter Registration Day is Tuesday, Sept. 25

There have been rumors for months that the Cottonwood credit union would expand their reach to Kooskia. They confirmed last week they will open a branch in the former Umpqua bank building on Main Street. We joined Cottonwood credit union (in addition to being Freedom Northwest Credit Union members) a few years back because they have a great construction loan program. They were nice to work with and contractor liked it because he got paid quickly. (Although Freedom Northwest Credit Union can in some cases help people to find construction financing, they do not have a formal construction loan program.) It will also be great to have one fewer vacant building in Kooskia.

September 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


Gospel Music With The Craguns

The gospel group The Craguns, out of Cincinnati, Ohio, took to the stage at Grangeville Church of the Nazarene Sunday evening, Sept. 16. The free concert was attended by more than 100 people from the community. The Craguns are a local favorite who have been at the church three times in the past four years.

September 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Opinion

  

Thank commission for resistance to corridor put under U.N./feds

I write just to thank you for the official, public show of resistance you have put forth before the people of Idaho, out to the nation, and to the conglomerate of bureaucratic agencies involved, concerning the proposal that the Lochsa River corridor area be placed under one more, nice-sounding arm of UN/federal control.

September 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


Medicaid Expansion opens the front door to better health

There is more than enough evidence that Medicaid Expansion opens the door to better health outcomes by providing greater access to ambulatory care, increased availability and adherence to prescription medications, increases in testing for diabetes, high cholesterol, and screening for cervical, prostate, and breast cancer.

September 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
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