Republican tour: candidates to visit county Oct. 16

Republican candidates for local and state offices will be visiting with the public at stops in Riggins, Grangeville, Kooskia and Kamiah this Thursday, Oct. 16.

Republicans to meet Oct. 21; movie to be shown

The Idaho County Republican Central Committee will meet Tuesday, Oct. 21, 6 p.m., at Super 8 Motel in Grangeville. This is the regular third Tuesday of the month meeting.

Fitness boot camp to take off Oct. 21

The fall session of “Kick Your BootCamp” is set to begin.

Gerhardt to speak on area floods

Saturday, Oct. 18, Nick Gerhardt, a resident along the Middle Fork of the Clearwater and now a retired hydrologist with the US Forest Service, will make a presentation on “Floods of the Clearwater and Lower Salmon River Basins.”

Kuwana named to CI board of trustees

Mas Kuwana was recently selected as trustee for the College of Idaho board.

Holiday news items sought

It’s that time of year already and the Free Press wants your holiday news.

Arts, craft sale set for Nov. 8

The 2014 Kooskia Arts and Craft Sale will be held at The Outpost and The Old Opera House Theatre Saturday, Nov. 8, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Harpster craft show is Nov. 1

The 26th annual Harpster Craft Show is set for Saturday, Nov. 1, at the Harpster Community Building, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. A hot lunch of sloppy joes, or sausage dogs, and homemade pie will be available for purchase and coffee is free.

Carnival scheduled at Cottonwood Oct. 25

A Halloween carnival is set for the auxiliary gym (old elementary school) Saturday, Oct. 25, beginning at 6 p.m.

GHS music department fall concert is Oct. 28

The Grangeville Music Department will present a fall concert Tuesday, Oct. 28, at 6:30 p.m., in the Grangeville High School cafeteria.

Good News Club to begin Oct. 15 at PVBC

Good News Club begins this Thursday, Oct. 15, at Pleasant View Baptist Church in White Bird at 4 p.m., as soon as the school bus arrives. The club is designed for grades first through sixth.

Parent-teacher conferences scheduled for CV

Parent teacher conferences are scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 29, 3:30-7:30 p.m., and Thursday, Oct. 30, 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

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Idaho horsewoman topic of Oct. 16 lecture

This Thursday, Oct. 16, historian Philip A. Homan will present, “Queen of Diamonds: Kittie Wilkins, Horse Queen of Idaho and the Wilkins Horse Company.” The event is part of the 15th Annual Fall Lecture Series presented by the Historical Museum at St. Gertrude.