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Child tax credit bill heads to Senate

Idaho lawmakers passed one of the biggest tax cuts in years, but a last-minute proposal to tweak it is moving quickly through the legislative process. HB 675 cleared the Senate Local Government & Taxation Committee on a unanimous voice vote Tuesday, March 20. The bill would modify the previously approved tax cut, HB 463, to include more tax relief for families.

March 21, 2018 10:41 a.m. read more..

Kaschmitter leads tennis girls

GHS senior Rebecca Kaschmitter won the girls singles during Grangeville’s first event of the year Monday night, March 19, against the Lewiston JV.

March 21, 2018 9:19 a.m. read more..

Prairie tops Clearwater Valley in first of season

The Prairie boys led 1-0 after a high-contact play went their way in the first inning March 13 at Clearwater Valley, and on the strength of sharp pitching, the first run of their season proved enough to land the Pirates their first win.

March 21, 2018 9:13 a.m. read more..

$22M outdoor industry funds come to Idaho

The U.S. Department of the Interior announced $22 million to support critical Idaho conservation and outdoor recreation projects. The announcement is part of $1.1 billion in annual national funding going to state wildlife agencies through the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration and Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration acts.

March 21, 2018 9:09 a.m. read more..

Robert "Bob" Wisdom, 94

Robert “Bob” Wisdom, 94, of Grangeville, Idaho, died Thursday, March 15, 2018, at the Idaho State Veterans Home in Lewiston, Idaho

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Berg is new owner of Farmers’ Insurance Agency

Farmers’ Insurance in Grangeville is under new ownership. It even has a new mascot. Five-pound Gypsy, a purebred chihuahua, happily greets customers at the 112 Main Street office door with a sniff and some tail wags.

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‘Meet, Greet and Eat’ is March 25

The Grangeville Farmers’ Market is inviting all interested parties to the annual “Meet, Greet and Eat” Sunday, March 25, 2 p.m., at the Soltman Center, on West Main Street in Grangeville.

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Cottage on the Prairie accepting visitors

Are you in need of a weekend getaway? How about a place to house family members during the next reunion? Look no further than The Cottage on the Prairie (formerly Chateau by the Halfway Club). The Cottage is located behind Trestle Brewery in Ferdinand and offers two separate rooms and spacious living area. “I’m managing the pla

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

It's Your Business: Social set for Monsebroten

If you don’t have Easter dinner plans for Sunday, April 1 (no foolin’!) stop by The Hangout in Cottonwood for a free Easter dinner from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Schniders will serve ham, mashed potatoes, rolls, green beans and strawberry shortcake.

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Cottonwood News: MCT play at PHS a success

God’s Plan for a Joy Filled Marriage will be presented Saturday, April 7, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., at the CEC building by Deacon Vern and Linda Geidl from Moscow, Idaho, for anyone interested, singles or couples. This program has been very successful in marriage preparation and in marriage enhancement for those already married

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Clearwater Valley News: Busy week in valley schools

It was a week of back-to-school for me, spending time at three area schools. Tuesday afternoon, I stopped at Clearwater Valley elementary school for the spring art show/art-in-action. I walked into a gym filled with happy children, with glitter, glue and paint in abundance and music setting the pace. Displays of artwork created by each student in the school adorned the old room dividers (donated to the school from the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forest). Parents checked out the art displays, visited with each other and watched the art-in-action happening before their eyes.

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

Riggins News: EMTs needed; course cost covered

My quote for the week is “Love isn’t what you say. Love is what you do.” Right from Winnie the Pooh by A.A. Milne. EMT volunteers are needed in the Riggins area. This need is real…and is important. We need both EMTs and drivers. The rewards outweigh the commitment. EMT training is provided right here in Riggins: two three-hour classes per week for a total of 140-160 hours

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


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