Holiday Happenings 2014

Upcoming holiday events for Idaho County.

Kennedy chosen for honor choir

Marissa Kennedy, a sophomore second soprano at Grangeville High School, is among students from Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington and Wyoming who have been selected to participate in the 2015 NAfMe All-Northwest performing group.

Weight Watchers meetings scheduled

Weight Watcher’s group meet at the Super 8 conference room, Thursday nights, 5:15 p.m., for weigh-in with the meeting afterwards.

Knights conducting coat drive

We still have our first skiff of snow on the ground and the temperature is still hovering around 10 to 20 degrees. Brrrrr! What an introduction to winter! But I guess it’s time.

Women take on Las Vegas

It’s colder than a well drillers behind in Montana, only we’re in Idaho, so I guess it would be an Idahoans behind. Anyway whoever’s backside, it’s cold.

Help light up Riggins for the holidays

Join in on the fun to light up Riggins with Christmas decorations and lights to delight and share joy with our local people as well as people traveling though Riggins, of which we have lots!

Elk City veterans honored with Quilts of Valor

The Sew-Help-Me Quilters presented their two latest Quilts of Valor at the Veterans Day dinner last Tuesday. The fortunate recipients were Larry Biggers and Wayne Hasenoehrl (see photos).

Food sought for locals

Kooskia, Kamiah News

The Kooskia Food Bank is accepting donations through the end of December. They are seeking nonperishable items as well as cash donations, to help those less fortunate in our community.

Tease photo

Tempus Fugit: November 19, 2014

A look at the history of Idaho County.

Dinner a success

White Bird News

Happy Thanksgiving everyone. I hope you all get to share a meal and some time with the people you love. Don’t forget to thank God for all the many blessings we have.

Idaho Family Reading Week event set for Kooskia

Nov. 16-22 is Idaho Family Reading Week. The community has a family event planned for Friday, Nov. 21, 6 p.m., at the Kooskia Community Library.

Food bank gets grant

The Camas Prairie Food Bank in Grangeville recently received a grant through the Idaho Food Bank.

All Lit Up

Contributed photo / Terra Hill