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Chinook fishing season to open April 25

The Fish and Game Commission has approved seasons and rules for the earliest of Idaho’s chinook salmon fishing. The seasons and rules approved by the commission are based on a projected sport harvest of approximately 11,700 adipose clipped chinook salmon in the Clearwater, Snake, lower Salmon and Little Salmon rivers.

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Suspect found ‘dangerously mentally ill’: Godwin murder trial put on hold

The suspect in last year’s murder of a Kooskia man has been declared mentally incompetent, delaying trial in the case into mid-year.

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Practicing to Care: Fire Academy offers hands-on training

The ninth annual Clearwater Fire Academy was held last Friday through Sunday, March 20-22, in Orofino.

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Seeing Double: Having twin calves in beef cows

Twin calves born to ranch cows are a mixed blessing. They bring extra profit to the rancher, but require extra work during an already busy time of the year.

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Runway project: FAA priority but ‘not a sure thing’

Final design plans on the proposed $8 million Idaho County Airport runway reconstruction project await Federal Aviation Administration approval, likely within the week. And then there’s just securing the funding.

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Three years probation ordered for Exxon robbery getaway driver

A Cottonwood woman was placed on probation for up to three years for her role as getaway driver in 2013’s Exxon gas station robbery.

Positions contested for hospital, school boards in May 19 elections

Board positions will be contested in the upcoming May 19 elections for the Syringa Hospital and Mt. View School District 244 (MVSD). Syringa Hospital Board

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Umpqua grant provides iPads for Kids Klub

Thanks to Umpqua Bank, area kids will be a little more tech savvy.

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SMH gets new ambulance

Thanks to a $102,000 grant from the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, a $5,000 donation from St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation and a $1,500 donation from the Berklund Foundation, St. Mary’s Hospital was able to purchase a new 2014 Chevy G4500 diesel ambulance priced at $146,341.

County weed expert Crabtree to retire; open house is Friday

It's Your Business

Start getting your bikes tuned up and ready now! The Just for the Hill of It bike challenge is Saturday, June 6. Registration or sponsorship forms are available at Syringa Hospital or hospice. All proceeds go to Syringa Hospice.

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Kooskia man arrested in stolen car incident

Jason Ash, 35, of Kooskia was arrested March 16 on multiple felony and misdemeanor charges related to a stolen vehicle.

Kooskia Kiosk turns 20 — celebrate with a rake

Kooskia, Kamiah News

You are all invited to a birthday party on Saturday, March 28, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

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Affirming the rice? Students show how words can help, hurt

GEMS science fair highlights students’ work

Did you ever wonder what cooked rice would do if you yelled at it daily, told it you hated it and ignored it in-between?

Roll-off bin ready for yard waste

Cottonwood News

The annual Cottonwood Community Cleanup roll-off bin will be at the corner of Idaho and 2nd South Street (near the city shop) until May 1 for inert waste such as yard waste, branches and clean out the garage stuff. It is not intended for household trash, hazardous waste or animal waste.

Junior high boys are Longpin champs

Riggins News

Congratulations to the Salmon River Junior High basketball boys who are the 2015 Long Pin League Champions!

Easter egg hunt is Saturday

Elk City News

In driving to Bible study before 7 a.m., I had to stop because the elk were in the road on Elk Creek and they took a little time to decide if they wanted to move or not!

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Tempus Fugit: March 25, 2015

A look at the history of Idaho County.

Court Records: March 25, 2015

Idaho County District Court Judge Gregory FitzMaurice Magistrate Jeff Payne

Dispatch Log: ICSO, GPD, CPD

March 25, 2015

Grangeville - Rocks in rd Harpster Grade; Rockslide Hwy 14 MP 11-15; Suspicious person Rieman Rd/NRR; Kooskia - Medical Hwy 12; Medical Toll Rd; Motorcycle complaint Ping St/NRR; ...

Call Log: Lewis County Sheriff

March 9, 2015 - March 15, 2015

RP states that her boyfriend won’t leave. Boyfriend got on phone and wanted to give story to dispatch...

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