Postmaster to discuss mailing options

Grangeville Postmaster Kevin Richards will offer an hour seminar this Friday, Nov. 14, noon to 1 p.m., at The Gallery, on local mailing options.

KCPC to conduct community survey Nov. 19

Kamiah area residents are invited to make sure their opinion is heard Wednesday, Nov. 19, at the Kamiah Chamber building at noon.

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Expressive Readers

Kids with the Grangeville Centennial Library Drama Club/Readers’ Theater Group performed their original drama, Camp Eclipse, Saturday, Nov. 8, at the Blue Fox Theater.

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Tempus Fugit: November 12, 2014

A look at the history of Idaho County.

Timber strumming his guitar

Dustin Rinker, son of Eric and Wendy Hook and senior at Carroll College who reached the all-time rushing record during this 2014 season which is Carroll College football program’s 100 year anniversary, will play his last home game this Saturday. Eric and Wendy will host a tailgate party at 10 a.m. at the college this Saturday, Nov. 15.

Anglen featured library artist

For the month of November the Prairie Community Library is featuring artisan, Jean Anglen who practices a firing and glazing technique that started more than four centuries ago in Japan — the raku firing of pottery.

Sharing Tree applications available

Squanto Who? This will be the lighthearted themed historical dialog skit which will be presented at the fifth luncheon of the Clearwater Baptist Church located at 158 Main Street, in Clearwater.

Town sees dusting of snow

A new dusting of snow and forecasts for near zero temperatures indicate that winter is quickly approaching. Combined with the near “dead” conditions around town, Elk City looks to be “snuggling in.”

No longer ‘school’ Rec district measure passes

Years ago, when our school got shut down, I told all of you that I would never refer to our school as anything other than, “the school.” Even when the city rented it and turned it into city hall for a short stint, I still refused to call it anything else.

Cottonwood Senior Citizens

Agnes Hill opened the Nov. 4 meeting of the Pioneer Senior Citizens with the Pledge of Allegiance and also led the dinner prayer. Guests were Joe and Dianna Didier and J.D. Lauer.

Grangeville Senior Citizens

The Nov. 3 meeting was opened with the Pledge of Allegiance led by Roy Powell and the prayer was given by Barbara Essen. The free dinner went to Patsy Meyers. There were 72 meals and 32 takeout meals served.

Valley Garden Club awards Good Neighbor Award

The Good Neighbor Award was recently given to Elayne and Pat Murphy of Battle Ridge. Walking into their one-acre-plus yard is like walking into another world containing spacious open gardens with a cottage garden-style feeling to them.

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QRU presses apples

What is one of the big differences between a farmer and a rancher? A farmer delivers his cider press with a John Deere tractor, and a rancher delivers his with a pick-up truck and a horse trailer.

Nov. 12 deadline for public transportation advisory group

The Public Transportation Advisory Committee (PTAC) is seeking a representative for District 2 in North Central Idaho to serve on their advisory council. Application deadline is Nov. 12.

Dec. 1 FSA deadline for those affected by fires

The Idaho County Farm Service Agency has been approved for the Emergency Conservation Program (ECP) in Idaho County for landowners impacted by the Pittsburg and Highrange fires.