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Elk City News: Cranes cause racket ‘yelling’ at geese

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Jamie Edmondson Elk City 842-2452 elkcitynews@yahoo.com

— We heard a racket down in our meadow and when we went to investigate, there were three sandhill cranes “yelling” at four Canada geese, apparently invading their territory. The photo only shows one goose but there were more. Hope you enjoy!

Mother’s Day is just around the corner on the 13th. Take time to appreciate your mother in thought and deed. If she is not living, tell your grandkids about her.

Don’t forget the Friends of the Elk City Library will be hosting its beer and wine tasting and auction for the community on Friday, May 19, at the laundromat. They need some donations that you can leave at the school with Nichele Slover or contact Sue Phillips at 208-842-2359. The “Pick-n-Pay” books feature will also be around. Stay tuned for more info...this is a great way to support the community library. There will be desserts with coffee and tea and a cheese tasting event this year to appeal to those with non-alcohol preferences,

For those of you who are interested in anything historical, the Idaho Department of Transportation has created a website with a huge historic photo collection. View the site here: http://cdm16876.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/. You can put in search terms to find specific areas in the state.

Kim Wolfrum, the Housecall Vet, will be here May 15-16. Call 208-553-9283 for an appointment.

Meetings: American Legion on the 9th; VFW and Auxiliary on the 10th; Elk City Area Alliance, 7 p.m. on the 14th; Idaho Food Bank on the 15th.

Birthdays: Teresa Enos, John Enos, Bryan Perry, and Nancy Leighton.



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