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Sponsored content: A wonderful place to work Miller stays connected with residents

RN Micki Miller walked into Grangeville Health and Rehab a year ago and it was a homecoming of sorts. “When I walked down the halls I could picture the past residents whom I used to take care of,” she smiled. Miller was a CNA working at GHR in the ‘80s. Now, she’s the clinical nurse manager and works in wound care.

February 21, 2018 11:50 a.m. read more..


Sponsored content: February is heart month: Listen to your heart

Cardiac rehabilitation — which includes a personalized exercise program along with education, advice on diet, and emotional support — can serve as a powerful prescription for improved heart health. It helps patients with heart disease, or those who have recently had surgery, to get stronger and be healthier.

February 21, 2018 11:49 a.m. read more..


Sponsored content: We can get high-speed Internet where you live

“Is satellite Internet or TV only available in certain areas? I have tried to subscribe but was told it was not available where I live.” No. As long as you have a clear view of the southern sky, you should be able to receive a signal from the satellite.

February 21, 2018 11:46 a.m. read more..
 

Sponsored content: Tooth be told: Fluoride is safe, effective at preventing tooth decay

We’ve gone through our lives hearing much advice on what to do and not to do, and what is good and bad for our teeth. Validating or debunking some of the common myths is Two Rivers Family Dental and Cosmetics, of Grangeville. Myth: Toothpaste that contains fluoride is harmful and should be avoided

February 21, 2018 11:44 a.m. read more..
  

Sponsored content: Scenic tours: It’s time for steelhead fishing

Tires get us to places we have to go, and more importantly, destinations we want to go. And North Central Idaho has lots to go see. One of Idaho County’s best-known outdoor activities is steelhead fishing.

February 21, 2018 11:42 a.m. read more..

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Chili cook-off, Sushi Night are both March 3

Lewis-Clark State College has two upcoming enrichment classes set. A Small Business Development Center Business Roundtable is scheduled for Friday, March 14, with Barbara Leachman. This will be held 1:30 to 4 p.m. for a cost of $35. A Monastery of St. Gertrude Tour in Cottonwood is set for Saturday, March 17, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., with Sister Carol Ann Wassmuth and includes lunch for $38.

February 21, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


Umpqua Donates to Kids Klub

Umpqua Bank recently donated $5,000 to Kids Klub, Inc., through its community reinvestment grant. The money will pay for an entire year of snacks for the program. Pictured here are (left) Umpqua representative Tammy Nail, handing the check to Kids Klub Executive Director Cindy Godfrey.

February 21, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


Cottonwood News: Stories sought for book’s third edition

Sunday, Feb 25. will be the Holy Cross/St. Mary’s Dinner and raffle to be held at Keuterville Hall. Join us for Bingo all day and a great meal served from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. See you there! American Freedom Defense will be offering one-day courses for firearm training soon. Classes will be held in Riggins and Greencreek on March 3 and 10, and April 15. To register for these classes or for more information go to amfreedomdefense.org. Jim Gorges is the person in charge and you can contact him at amdefense@gmail.com or 208-935-5734.

February 21, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Opinion

 

Lincoln Days: GOP proud to honor

On March 9th, Lewis and Idaho County Republicans will host statewide, congressional and local candidates as part of the Lewis & Idaho County Republican Party “Lincoln Day Dinner.” From now through the end of April, nearly every county Republican Party across Idaho will hold a celebratory event honoring Abraham Lincoln, America’s 16th president and the first Republican to hold that office.

February 21, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
 

No on levy: inability to function within means

District 244 Supt. Schiebe talks about levy costs rising only slightly, citing the 2018 levy will be $3.67 per thousand of net taxable property value or only about $31 per month. Problem is the county tax assessor does not bill monthly.

February 21, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
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