School started Tuesday, Sept. 1, for Clearwater Valley schools, delayed due to regional fires and that CV Elementary School was being used as an American Red Cross emergency shelter.
A look at the history of Idaho County.
White Bird News
School is back is session. I can’t believe how summer just flew on by. We’re headed straight into Labor Day weekend already.
Lowell, Syringa News
Internet working, electricity on, fire five miles away, fire trucks in front of all structures, it’s a “wait and see” period. Don’t want to call it over yet, but Lowell and Syringa are much better off today than we were two weeks ago.
Teepee Springs Fire burning up the Big Salmon River area to the north and the Little Salmon River area to the south has burned 78,000 acres and has kept Salmon River Canyon smoky and in “fire watch” mode.
Saturday, Aug. 29, the Idaho State Historical Society awarded the Gregory Arnzen family a Century Farm Award for owning their family farm since 1908.
After the rain Saturday evening, I went outside just to look at the blue sky! It was beautiful. More rain on Sunday should have been of some help to the firefighters. The full moon was something to see also.
Elk City News
Jan Adams of the Harpster Community Building committee would like to thank the Elk City VFW Auxiliary for their donations of the bingo supplies including a reader board, the bingo machine and various other supplies.
The Grangeville Music program is welcoming sponsorships for starting musicians who may not be able to play an instrument due to financial restraints. Rental for the year is $50 or $25 per semester.
A new face in the Grangeville Elementary Middle School principal’s chair is actually a familiar face to GEMS.
A look at the history of Idaho County
Don Curry looked at a mound of rocks, dirt and weeds at the far end of Prairie Junior Senior High School and had a vision. At the beginning of summer, that vision became a reality.
School started Monday, Aug. 24, for Riggins Elementary School and Salmon River High School for students, teachers and staff.