Nominations due Aug. 3 for open Idaho County FSA county committee positions

To be eligible to serve on a FSA county committee, a person must participate or cooperate in an agency administered program, be eligible to vote in a county committee election and reside in the local administrative area where they are nominated.

State, federal fire agencies create new Idaho Fire Information website

The public can access wildfire related information in Idaho from a single website ...

Potato Express to be in Grangeville June 25

The food bank’s “Potato Express” truck will give away free potato products to whoever can use them Thursday, June 25, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Prairie Area Crop, Conservation Tour set June 30 in Craigmont

The Prairie Area Crop and Conservation Tour is Tuesday, June 30, starting at 7 a.m. at the Craigmont Community Center. Preregister by Friday, June 26, with the University of Idaho Lewis County Extension Office: 937-2311.

Elk City Wagon Road Days set for July

The Clearwater to Elk City Wagon Road Celebration is a historical trip down the wagon road where supplies were hauled to the gold fields in the Elk City area beginning in 1895.

Encouragers will meet Thursday, June 25

Kelly Turney will speak Thursday, June 25, at the 11:30 a.m. luncheon at Oscar’s Restaurant, 101 E. Main in Grangeville.

Preschool, kindergarten accepting enrollment

Cornerstone Christian Learning Center, based out of the Grangeville Church of the Nazarene, is accepting enrollment for preschool and kindergarten classes for the fall.

Clearwater Meal Center luncheon set for July 1

The Clearwater Meal Center’s next luncheon is set for Wednesday, July 1, noon.

Food drives set for Kamiah, Kooskia

Clearwater to Salmon Rivers Relay For Life and Emergency Feeding Outreach (EFO) are joining together to have two canned food drives for the EFO Food Bank. Both will be held Tuesday, July 7.

KCPC sets meetings for June 29

Kamiah Community Partners Coalition (KCPC) will meet at both 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., and 5:30-8 p.m., on Monday, June 29, at the Kamiah Welcome Center on Main Street.

ECWR Preservation Committee to hold cleanup on June 27

The Elk City Wagon Road Preservation Committee is spearheading an area cleanup on June 27.

Eagles to host breakfast for ‘Quilts of Valor’

The Grangeville Eagles Aerie will be the host to a breakfast Sunday, June 28, 7 to 11 a.m., to benefit the local Quilts of Valor program.

Tease photo

Tempus Fugit

June 24, 2015

A look at the history of Idaho County.

Haying a month ahead of schedule

Cottonwood News

COTTONWOOD — Haying is in full swing on the prairie and even in the Westlake area. This is about one month earlier than usual. The odd weather this spring is the cause of it.