ECWR Preservation Committee to hold cleanup on June 27

The Elk City Wagon Road Preservation Committee is spearheading an area cleanup on June 27.

Eagles to host breakfast for ‘Quilts of Valor’

The Grangeville Eagles Aerie will be the host to a breakfast Sunday, June 28, 7 to 11 a.m., to benefit the local Quilts of Valor program.

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Kicks for kids: Helena to try and break record to raise money for orphanage

“I went to India last year for the first time – it changed my life,” said Eric Helena.

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Tempus Fugit

June 24, 2015

A look at the history of Idaho County.

Haying a month ahead of schedule

Cottonwood News

COTTONWOOD — Haying is in full swing on the prairie and even in the Westlake area. This is about one month earlier than usual. The odd weather this spring is the cause of it.

Potato bar dinner is June 28

Riggins News

Fireworks will be lighting up the Riggins skies from the Riggins City Park Saturday, July 4, beginning at dusk.

Dixie sets celebration

Elk City News

The Elk City Wagon Road Celebration is in the planning stages and will take place July 18-19. I will keep you all updated as to the plans.

Taking the circus for a ride ...

Lowell, Syringa News

It all came and went last Sunday, Father’s Day, summer solstice, first day of summer, Idaho County taxes due, highwaymen biker meet at Johnson Bar campground, Culpepper and Merriweather Circus in Kooskia, big controversial Selway River Timber Sale, and record-breaking water levels. Did we survive up here in Lowell and Syringa?

WB raffle, parade winners named

White Bird Days and Rodeo events were held June 20 and 21. Rodeo raffle and parade winners were recently announced. They are as follows:

Tempus Fugit

A look at the history of Idaho County

White Bird Days, rodeo set on tap

Happy Father’s Day to all you dads out there. In today’s world, sadly, not all men who reproduce are there for their children. So, if you are lucky enough to have a real man, who is a real dad in your life, make sure you appreciate that and let him know how much!

Veterans, families invited to event

There will be a wine and beer tasting from 6-8 p.m. Friday, June 19, in the gazebo in the orchard at Idaho Banana Company located at 1120 South Main Street in Riggins hosted by The Two Ladies Antiques. An antique show and sale will be ongoing in the orchard as well and will continue throughout the weekend of June 20 and 21. Anyone with antiques or vintage items as well as dealers is invited to join in on the fun. Space is available for you to sell your wares… call 628-3254 to reserve your space. Everyone is invited to stop by.

Tri-Parish VBS is next week

The first day of summer is next Sunday, June 21, which is also Father’s Day — Happy Father’s Day to all fathers.

Crooked River a learning process

We learned quite a bit in participating in the comment and objection process with the Forest Service in relation to the Crooked River “project.”

Area libraries set programs for all ages

Kamiah and Kooskia libraries have several summer programs for all ages. Both facilities have many things to help entertain your children this summer. Books, tapes, computer and reading programs will keep your children engaged through the summer and help give them a jump forward when school starts again in the fall. Visit this summer and feel free to offer to volunteer.