White Bird News: City council meets tonight

Hunting is among us so remember to please ask landowners before you hunt, not afterwards. It only takes one person to ruin it for everyone else. That said, if you have any pictures to share of your hunt, get it to me or even the story of your trophy, no matter the size, be it the first one or many, I still want to hear it.

Riggins News: ‘Santa’ applications due by Oct. 31

My sweet ’16 quote of the week is “Helping just one person may not change the whole world, but it can change the world for that one person.” Vance Hawk, son of Carl and Dana Hawk of Colorado and grandson of Amy (Clemens) Cooper and the late Duane Clemens, formerly of Riggins, now of Colorado, has completed his CRO training and has received his beret for Special Forces! Vance went through two years of hard training of survival and rescue. CRO is the Air Force equivalent of Navy Seals. Congratulations, Vance and family!

Elk City News: Wild game feed set for this Saturday

Hunting season opened wet and soggy and promises to continue as such for a few days. But that won’t put a damper on the Hunter’s Feast Potluck (AKA Wild Game Feed) to be held Saturday, Oct. 15, from 5 to 7 p.m., at the VFW kitchen.

Cottonwood News: Flerchinger wins Summit prize; craft show on tap for Dec. 4

We got a little taste of heaven Saturday night at the Summit Academy Mystery night. The food was heavenly and the entertainment was outstanding! Barbara Flerchinger was the lucky winner of the $10,000 prize.

Kooskia / Kamiah News: Radio club meets monthly

Looking for a new thing to do for the winter. Think radio. We have an amateur radio club in Kamiah and they meet monthly in the meeting room at the Lewis and Clark Resort on Highway 12. Call Ken Tunning 935-8888 for meeting info.

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Times Past: More Than A Century Of Idaho County News: Oct. 12, 2016

•FERDINAND - A $15,039 federal grant to the Ferdinand Fire Department was among a total $91.8 million recently awarded by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

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Prairie Powderpuff Players

Josie Peery, junior at Prairie High School, makes a play for the goal line during the Powderpuff game Sept. 5 in Cottonwood. The junior/senior girls toppled the senior/freshmen girls 12-2.

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Veteran Outreach, Community Center grand opening is Saturday

Thanks to the vision of many local volunteers, veterans now have a place to congregate in Grangeville. The Veterans Outreach and Community Center, located at 318 East Main Street (former NAPA Auto Parts, across from Pine Tree Community Credit Union) is operated by the non-profit group Idaho County Veterans Association Inc.

Fund-raiser set in name of sister, charities; Event is Nov. 5

Sister Mary’s Children (SMC) will be hosts to a concert dinner fund-raiser Saturday, Nov. 5, 6 to 9 p.m., at the Greencreek Community Hall. Tickets are $10 each and all ages are welcome. Music will be by the Swing Notes. Contact Joan Riggers - 208-924-7224 or for tickets. Last day to purchase tickets is Oct. 21.

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GHS Royalty

Grangeville High School seniors Katrina Frei and Luke Stokes were crowned homecoming queen and king at halftime of the football game Friday night, Oct. 7.

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McDaniel takes job as SPPS principal

There’s a new face at Sts. Peter and Paul School (SPPS), but she’s definitely not a new face in Catholic education. SPPS welcomed Leslie McDaniel, 72, as its new principal this year. She is also teaching seventh and eighth grade social studies and science.

Community Briefs: Oct. 12, 2016

A Free Kids Clothing Swap will be held at the Grangeville Seventh Day Adventist Church on U.S. Highway 95 Sunday, Oct. 23, 2 to 5 p.m. Call 983-0184. Anyone who has clothing their children have outgrown is invited to bring it and see what items they can swap.

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Star Spangled Fun

Grangeville High School celebrated its homecoming week Oct. 3-7 with a variety of activities and dress-up days. Here, senior Rachel Kelley was full of spirit on Thursday, Oct. 6, skit day, with the “Star Spangled Seniors” theme.

Organizations: Oct. 12, 2016

Oct. 3 – pledge, Stanley Modrell; prayer, Shirley Crane

In the News: Oct. 5, 2016

GRANGEVILLE – The Idaho County Sheriff’s Office is seeking volunteer interpreters-translators. Those speaking Spanish are preferred, and other language offerings, as well as sign language, interpreters are welcome. ICSO will be developing a list to draw from when translator needs arise.


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