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Social Media Accounts: After Death

Social media is a cultural phenomenon of the modern age, and it adds a new factor into our lives … more specifically, what should happen to our Facebook and Twitter accounts when we die?

April 25, 2018 9:35 a.m. read more..


Preplanning is smart. Not Sad.

My mother died last year at the age of 81 after a relatively short illness. Reflecting on that time, there are things I wish I knew or had planned, and there are also things we had done that served us well at the time.

April 25, 2018 9:29 a.m. read more..
 

Kinsley tops Behrman hurdles

Grangeville freshman hurdler Baeli Kinsley staked out a spot on the Lewiston Tribune’s area best list early this season, and while hurdlers from Lewiston, Moscow, Pullman and Colfax have all posted quicker times this season, Kinsley peeled about three-tenths from her 300 meter PR with a converted 51.14 time last week in Parma.

April 25, 2018 8:23 a.m. read more..
 

Asotin nugs Grangeville, 8-4

Grangeville outhit their hosts 9-6 during a road game last Friday, April 20, at Asotin, but all the Bulldogs’ traffic on the basepaths added up to half Asotin’s runs in an 8-4 loss.

April 25, 2018 8:16 a.m. read more..
 

MacMenamin takes first in 800, 1600, anchors 4x400 relay

Kamiah’s Michael MacMenamin placed first individually in two events during the Nez Perce Games last Friday, April 20. He won the 800 in 2:06.30 and won the 1600 in 4:45.80. And at the end of the day, he anchored Kamiah’s 4x400 relay to second place in 3:54.90, about four seconds behind Deary.

April 25, 2018 8:14 a.m. read more..
 

Prairie trounces Culdesac

The Prairie girls continued their march toward the top of the Whitepine League standings with a 22-7 mercy-rule win over Culdesac Monday night, April 23. The blowout marked the Pirates’ second drubbing of Culdesac this season, having posted a 32-2 win in the season opener.

April 25, 2018 8:13 a.m. read more..


Chinook fishing begins April 28

Chinook fishing on the Clearwater, Snake, Salmon and Little Salmon rivers opens April 28 and will run until closed by the Fish and Game director.

April 25, 2018 8:12 a.m. read more..
 

Rogers team Pure Insanity wins 2018 Salmon River race

Ryan Rogers and Larry Keats, team Pure Insanity, of Lewiston, won the 2018 Salmon River Jet Boat Race held last weekend in Riggins. Team Pure Insanity won the overall race with a time of 46 minutes, 28 seconds. They were also the winners of the Unlimited Class and set a new leg record of 4 minutes and 24 seconds on the 8-mile long Leg 5.

April 25, 2018 8:10 a.m. read more..


Sports...in brief

Men’s League golf sign-ups are open; Riggins Rodeo coming; Bowhunter Ed set; Rifle raffle to support Veterans Association; Annual White Bird Hill bike ride is June 2; Deadline to apply for moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat hunts is April 30.

April 25, 2018 8 a.m. read more..


Idaho County Commission backs Alt3 in USFS Hungry Ridge restoration

The Idaho County Commission’s latest letter to Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests supervisor Cheryl Probert put the board’s weight behind Alternative 3, which Hungry Ridge Restoration Project documents indicate would “maximize potential 25 percent return to Idaho County.” The Forest Service is working toward making a final decision on the project by January 2019.

April 25, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


Foul play or walked away? Investigation continues with Pankey search

“We still don’t know if there’s foul play involved and by whom, or if she just walked away,” said detective Jerry Johnson, Idaho County Sheriff’s Office (ICSO). “But as more time goes by without her communicating with her family and her daughter, the odds are much higher that foul play may be involved.”

April 25, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


MVSD board prepares to begin negotiations with teachers’ union

“I would suggest hiring a third party for negotiations. Last year, it was hard on me – it beat me up,” chair Mike Dominguez, Kooskia, told the Mountain View School District 244 board at the April 16 meeting. The teachers’ union had formally requested negotiations begin for the 2018-19 school year.

April 25, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
 

Cause as yet undetermined for Saturday’s fatal crash at Riggins

Katelyn J. Thayer, 17, was killed in the April 21 crash reported 2.4 miles up the Salmon River Road, according to the Idaho County Sheriff’s Office. A second person reported involved in the incident, Alaska Frandsen, 17, of Malad, was transported to McCall and flown by Life Flight to Boise. She has since been released from care.

April 25, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

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