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Kids football camp to be held Aug. 10-11

GRANGEVILLE — Bulldog Kids Camp will be held on Monday and Tuesday, Aug. 10-11, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the upper practice field at GHS.

Camp is for all kids from area schools entering fourth through eighth grade this fall. Cost is $35 which includes lunch for both days with a camp T-shirt.

Registration forms can be picked up at Northwest Insurance and Lindsley's Home Furnishings.

Volleyball set to begin at GHS Aug. 14

GRANGEVILLE – A mandatory parent meeting for Grangeville High School volleyball is set for Tuesday, Aug. 11, at the high school, 6 p.m. in the library. Policies and the possibilities of cuts will be discussed at this time.

Practices for volleyball will begin Friday, Aug. 14, 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. There will also be one practice Saturday, Aug. 15, 7 a.m. Practices will resume Monday, Aug. 17, 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Two-a-day practices will end Tuesday, Aug. 18, with 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. practices.

Players entering the ninth and 11th grades will need to have a physical prior to the first practice on Aug. 14.

Preseason football events scheduled

GRANGEVILLE — The GHS player combine will also be held Aug. 6, at 5 p.m., with gear handout to be finished at that time. GHS football parents are to meet coaches at 7 p.m. Aug. 6 in the high school gym.

The GHS football Kids Camp is scheduled for Aug. 10-11, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The first varsity and JV practice is slated for Monday, August 10, 6:30-8:30 a.m. and 6:30-8:30 p.m.

The Bulldogs will scrimmage at 7 p.m. Aug. 21. GHS has once again scheduled a “Zero Week” regular season opener, which will be Aug. 28 at Moscow.

Swim team’s home meet slated Aug. 15

GRANGEVILLE — The swim team’s home meet falls on Aug. 15 this year. Swimmers should arrive for warmups at 8 a.m., as competition is to start at 9 a.m.

Hunters asked to comment on proposed waterfowl seasons

Idaho Department of Fish and Game is seeking public comment on proposed changes to the 2015-2016 waterfowl seasons.

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, which oversees waterfowl management at the national level, authorized Fish and Game to hold a waterfowl season similar to the 2014-2015 season. Idaho Fish and Game has proposed a 105-day season and a two-day youth hunt, identical in length to last year's season.

For ducks and Canada geese, the 107 days can only occur between Sept. 26 and Jan. 31, 2016. For white-fronted geese and light geese (Snow and Ross’s), the 107 days can only occur between Sept. 26 and March 10, 2016. Minor rule changes are proposed this year.

The Fish and Game commission will set the final waterfowl seasons Aug. 11 in Idaho Falls.

To view and comment on the season proposals, see Comments will be collected through Aug. 7.

The proposed seasons and comment forms are available at IDFG’s regional offices. Written comments may be mailed to: 2015-16 Waterfowl Seasons, P.O. Box 25, Boise, ID 83707.


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