Kamiah gains levy support; MVSD squeaks by

After years of failed levy attempts, Kamiah Joint School District 304 patrons said “yes.” Voters in Kamiah decided on a $500,000 request Tuesday, March 13, with 57 percent of voters giving the nod to schools. In addition, Mountain View School District 244 also approved its levy, the largest ever. The $3,090,048 request passed with 53 percent saying yes. The levies are passed on simple majority. Read more...

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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..


Stephens, Bulldogs win first

Grangeville pitcher and catcher Tyler Stephens also bats second in the order, and with leadoff hitter Chase Adkison posting a four-hit game in the opener, Stephe...

March 14, 2018 10:28 a.m. read more..

Oh, Crap!

Pittsburg Landing campground visitors found unmistakable signs cattle had been there first this spring.

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CVHS to present classic musical March 15-17

What do you get when you cross a scullery maid with two horrible stepsisters and a charming prince and his comical sidekick? Why, it’s Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella, Enchanted Edition, of course.

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Evelyn Ogden to celebrate 102nd birthday with open house

RESERVATION LINE ROAD — “I don’t have any secrets,” Evelyn Ogden shook her head. “I never in my life dreamed I would live this long.” Ogden will turn 102 years old Saturday, March 17. She was born in 1916 in Harrison, Idaho. “My grandparents ran a lodge there in Harrison,” she said March 8 from her home halfway between Cottonwood and Ferdinand. She lives next door to her nephew, Kimron Torgerson, and his wife, Daryl.

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With taxing districts under pressure, county commissioner works the cut

The “forest funds” came up far short last year In 10 or 20 years — if the Forest Service succeeds in getting out the timber cuts now being proposed all across the county — those of us too young or too new to the forest wars to remember the boom times may be able to look back on 2017 as the worst of our hard times.

March 14, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Special Education: Time for Idaho to act on its problem

As a parting gift before the new year, the Idaho Board of Education released a painfully grim picture for teacher recruitment and retention in its ironically named “Teacher Pipeline Report.” That report details a current, a woefully inadequate, current mechanism to attract and retain qualified teachers in the Gem State that is anything but a pipeline delivering the necessary flow of new talent.

March 14, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Sergei’s surprise; if you listen closely...

On March 5, 1953, Stalin died. Soviet power shifted. Nikita Khrushchev assumed a new leadership role, as described by his son Sergei N. Khrushchev in Nikita Khrushchev and the Creation of a Superpower.

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