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3 Rivers Amateur Radio Club

We wish to express our thanks to the Pizza Factory for hosting our Christmas party. A good time and good pizza was had by all.

Elections for vice-president and secretary will take place at the January meeting. A review of the last year and plans for the upcoming year will be presented. Dues for 2018 are also due.

The next meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 12, at the Kamiah KOA meeting room, two miles east of Kamiah on U.S. Highway 12. License testing will be at 5:30 p.m.

For club info contact Ken Tuning at 208-935-8888. For license test info contact David Brainerd at 208-926-7886,

Grangeville Senior Citizens

The Wednesday, Jan. 3rd meeting of the Senior Citizens was opened by Stanley Modrell who led the Pledge of Allegiance. The prayer was offered by Shirley Crane. Charles Spengler was the winner of the free dinner drawing. There were 51 meals served on site and 38 hot meals home delivered. There were no guests this day. Pinochle Winners: Dolores Kindall with 4,990 was first and Jane Burgess with 4,350 was second.

Stanley Modrell opened the January 5th meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and the prayer was offered by Pastor Tom Helmick. The winner of the free dinner was Andy Connolley. 87 meals were served on site and 40 hot and 52 frozen meals were home delivered. Bread was offered for 75 cents. We celebrated Adia Akers’ birthday. Pinochle Winners: First, Roberta Gibbs with 4,300 and second, Mary Purdy with 3,730.

Menu for today, Jan. 10th: Stroganoff w/Noodles, Steamed Broccoli & Cauliflower, Coleslaw, Bread Sticks and Sherbet.

Menu for Friday, Jan. 12: Sweet & Sour Chicken, Rice, Green Salad, Peas & Carrots, Pears and Roll.

Pioneer Senior Citizens

The Pioneer Senior Citizens met Tuesday, Jan. 2.

There were 63 meals served with 24 home deliveries.

Door prize winners were Chris Remacle, Ivan Nuxoll, Loycie Sonnen, Marlene Schumacher, Wilma Wassmuth and Elred Nuxoll.

Seniors wanting to go to Lewiston to shop or to doctor’s appointments and don’t want to drive, call Coast driver Katie Manifold, 509-397-2935.

Come join us for a meal every Tuesday for a small donation at the Pioneer Senior Center in the Cottonwood Community Hall basement. Meals are served at 12 noon.

Menu for Jan. 16:

Hot Roast Beef Sandwich, Mashed Potatoes, Parmesan Pea Salad, Cherry Cobbler.

To order meals delivered, call City Hall at 962-3231.


Shirley Hazelbaker was the best loser of the year for Grangeville TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) 0283 chapter with a loss of 10 pounds.

Leader, Keturah Engbretsen, announced a membership drive at the Jan. 8 meeting, with a goal of two new members for 2018.

The group meets weekly (except for holidays) at U.S. Bank, 104 E. Main with weigh-in from 8:30 - 9 a.m. The business meeting and program begin at nine. Visitors are welcome. Membership dues are only $34 per year for national dues, and one dollar per month for local dues.

For information call Ima at at 208 983 0927 or Keturah at 208 983 0034.


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