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Syringa Board has new trustees

Syringa Hospital has appointed two trustees to serve until the election in May when new trustees will be elected for new terms.

Veterans’ advocate to be in Grangeville April 14

The Idaho Division of Veteran Services will have a veterans’ advocate in Grangeville on Tuesday, April 14, at the Idaho Department of Labor, 305 N. State St., Grangeville, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Idaho driver’s licenses, ID cards will be accepted for official federal purposes

Idaho driver’s licenses and identification cards will be accepted for official federal purposes following approval of a REAL ID compliance enforcement extension request, granted March 27, by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

Big Cedar Homemakers

On March 11, 14 members of the Big Cedar Homemakers club met at Judy Daugherty’s house with one guest, Lori Counts. The group chose Sept. 18 as the date of this year’s Navajo Taco Feed. Jo Hinds and Irene Finehout are in charge of entertainment this year. If you would like to participate, contact Irene at 926-4783.

3Rivers Amateur Radio Club

At the March meeting, the club decided to operate in the June ARRL Field Day from the Kamiah City Park. Bob West presented the Field Day plans at the city council meeting on March 25th. The city council voted to waive the park fees and to declare the week of June 21 - 27 as amateur radio week in Kamiah.

Cottonwood Senior Citizens

Agnes Forsman opened the March 31 meeting of the Pioneer Senior Citizens with the Pledge of Allegiance and Gail Hart led the dinner prayer.

Crazy Critters 4-H

On March 23, Crazy Critters 4-H meeting began at 6 p.m. Our attendance for the evening was nine members, three leaders and two visitors.

Rough Riders 4-H Club

The Rough Riders 4-H Club held their third meeting on March 18. We had 5 birthdays. We are still looking for ideas for the trail class at the horse show.

This and That 4-H

This and That 4-H Club held its last meeting on March 11 at the Super 8. The major upcoming event will be the annual 4-H party to be held April 18 at the Cottonwood Community Hall.

Lawn mower sought for rec district

White Bird News

We sure had a nice turnout for the Easter egg hunt this year. The Farmer’s did a great job at taking over for Bill and Connie.

Love and Logic classes slated

Kooskia, Kamiah News

The Lyons-Dahl VFW Auxiliary and Post members will host a pancake and sausage breakfast on Sunday, April 12, from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. at their facility at 3376 Tamarack Road, Bethman Addition in Kamiah. It will cost you $6 for adults and $4 for ages 12 and under. For information call Cathie Orr at 935-7925.

Mobile food pantry to be in town tomorrow

Riggins News

The Mobile Food Pantry will be available at the city parking lot tomorrow, Thursday, April 9, from noon to 1:30 p.m. Call-ins need to phone 880-0272 to be put on the list.

IDFG works on ‘fish trap’ at confluence

Lowell, Syringa News

The rivers are starting to rise, the trees are leafing out, the geese are honking all day, turkeys grazing and wandering looking for bugs and food, and it’s bear season, too. Casey Smith and his crew are coming the end of this week for some serious bear hunting; he said last year there were five hunters with tags, five bears in the back of their truck going home to southern Idaho.

Tease photo

Tempus Fugit: April 08, 2015

A look at the history of Idaho County.

Arrests made, citations issued during emphasis patrols

The Idaho State Police District 2 participated with the Idaho Transportation Department and local law enforcement agencies with high-visibility education and impaired driving enforcement patrols March 15-22. Additional patrols were paid through federal grant funds to make District 2 highways and roadways safer.