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GHS football camp forms due by May 1

GRANGEVILLE — The GHS football Bulldogs have a new head coach but their off-season schedule won’t change much.

Coach Jeff Adams has the Grangeville boys lined up to attend the annual Boise State University football camp once again, and with the team camp to run June 14-17. Camp registration is due by May 1.

“We have more opportunities this year than in the past for players to earn money to pay for camp,” Adams said.

Contact Adams, 507-1616.

New hunting, fishing license fees hit May 1

Hunters, anglers and trappers will see new prices starting May 1 with the addition of a $5 access/depredation fee for resident adults and $10 for nonresident adults when they buy their first annual license.

The access/depredation fee is expected to raise $1 million annually for sportsmen’s access, and another $1 million annually for depredation prevention and damage compensation.

See fishandgame.idaho.gov for details.

Moose, sheep, goat hunting applications due by April 30

Moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat hunters have through April 30 to apply for controlled hunts. 

Telephone applications may be made at 1-800-554-8685. Mailed applications must be postmarked no later than April 30. Drawing results will be available in June.

Controlled hunt tag and application fees for residents is $173 or $2,116.50 for nonresidents. Only tag fees will be refunded to those who do not draw.

See the 2017-18 Moose, Bighorn Sheep and Mountain Goat Seasons and Rules, or get a printed brochure at license vendors and Fish and Game offices.

Bowhunter Ed course scheduled May 6-7

GRANGEVILLE — Idaho County’s Search and Rescue Building will be the site of classes 7:30-5 p.m. May 6 and 8 a.m. to noon May 7.

Fee $9.75. Parent signature required for minors. Class size limited to 20.

Register online at idfg.idaho.gov/hunt/education, or contact instructor Roy Kinner, 208-983-8443.

Kooskia softball opens May 1

KOOSKIA — “Come practice and play on Mondays and Thursdays, 6-7:30 p.m. at Kooskia City Park,” said Kooskia softball organizer Ruth Mohr. “All skill levels are welcome and play continues through Labor Day.”

Practices are casual, stress free events, with no league or team commitment required.

Contact Summer Swart at 615-522-9346 or Ruth Mohr, at 208-926-7203.

Golf league organizing

GRANGEVILLE — Men's league golf is starting up soon at Grangeville Country Club. The league will be draft format this season.

Contact Terri Asher at GCC, 983-1299.

Fastpitch clinic coming April 29

Fastpitch softball clinics are coming up April 29. Open to girls ages 8-18, the cost is $30 per session. Separate sessions will be held for pitching-catching and for infield-outfield-throwing-baserunning.

Contact coach Haylee Fishback at 208-227-4019 or register at fishbackfastpitch.com.



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