As of Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Kayak course slated
RIGGINS – Dare To Kayak will be offering a program July 20-22 and Aug. 13-15 introducing kids to the opportunities for paddling as a means to live a healthy, drug-free life. They will be joining the Salmon River Dive Team. Using a beach and river eddy, students may learn to paddle in a controlled environment. Class size is limited; contact Devon Barker-Hicks at 208-413-0319 or firstname.lastname@example.org for details and registration.
Kooskia Days softball game scheduled
KOOSKIA — The Diehard Sports Association is sponsoring an old-fashioned “Home Town Coed Softball Game” as part of the 2018 Kooskia Days Celebration. Kooskia Days is once again being held on the last weekend in July, July 27-29.
The coed softball game will be played at 6 p.m. July 27 in Kooskia City Park.
All interested guys and gals ages 16-plus are invited to play in the game. Player registration is at 5:30 p.m.
Area residents are invited to play or come and watch. Contact Ruth Mohr, 208-926-7203.
JAKES Day set Aug. 4
GRANGEVILLE — The annual National Wild Turkey Federation Jakes Day for children ages 6-14 will be 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 4 at the Camas Prairie Bowmen range. Preregistration is required. Cost, $10, includes lunch and T-shirt. Activities include shooting and outdoors demonstrations.
Forms are at B&B Bargain and United Country Realty. Contact Tammy Nail, 208-653-6326.
Sprague wrestling camp tour coming to Kamiah this summer
Famed wrestling coach Marc Sprague has scheduled wrestling camps July 30-Aug. 2 and Aug. 6-9. Call Sprague, 503-596-7022 or see: cobrawrestlingsystems.com.
Raspberry Festival fun run scheduled Aug. 5
A 10K Fun Run and 5K Run/Walk kicks off the day of family fun at the Raspberry Festival. Beginning at 8 a.m. in front of the Historical Museum at St. Gertrude, the course follows an out-and-back route on a quiet, paved country road. The event will be chip-timed by Cyrus B. Hall, Assistant Cross Country/Track & Field Coach of Lewis-Clark State College.
The Raspberry Festival Fun Run & Walk is part of an annual fund-raiser to benefit the Historical Museum at St. Gertrude in Cottonwood, Idaho.
Sawtooth Zone elk tags on sale July 12
On Thursday, July 12, resident Sawtooth Zone A and B elk tags go on sale, with half of the tags sold at Fish and Game offices and license vendors, starting at 9 a.m. (10 a.m. MT.) The remaining half of the resident Sawtooth tags will go on sale online-only at noon (1 p.m. MT).
Resident capped elk zone tags for other zones went on sale Tuesday at Fish and Game offices, license vendors, with a credit card online, or by calling (800) 554-8685.
Capped zone tags are sold in limited numbers on a first-come, first-served basis. Demand for these tags is high, and many are expected to sell fast. Fish and Game officials adjusted the sale to give equal access for in-person sales at vendors and those who prefer to buy tags online.
IDFG has published a list of which tags and how many were made available; see https://bit.ly/2KOdC1O.