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CIAA celebrates founding member Irmalee Green

In anticipation of Central Idaho Art Association’s (CIAA) 50th Spring Show, May 4, 5, and 6, CIAA celebrates founding member, Irmalee Green. The 50th Show remains at the Bicentennial Historical Museum and will feature the art of founding members.

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A brief update on our progress with the ARF shelter project as of April 12: The land survey is complete. Having this step finished will allow us to apply for grants to help with construction of the building. A huge thank you to Charlie Light and the Skinner Land survey crew.

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Easter in Kooskia

A bright, sunny day greeted Kooskia Easter egg hunters at the park Saturday, April 15, as kids gathered and played games, won prizes and found treasured eggs.

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American Legion Post celebrates 98th birthday

The Grangeville American Legion Post 37 celebrated the 98th birthday of the American Legion with a party on March 11 at the Idaho County Veterans and Community Center. Unit 37 of the American Legion Auxiliary provided cupcakes and snacks. The keynote speech on the American Legion programs was given by Commander Don Owen.

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Homeless dog finds double the love

What happens when a stray dog roaming the streets of Grangeville finds two loving woman who come to her rescue? She ends up with a double happy ending: Two homes.

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Playing Bingo in Kamiah

Games of Bingo are offered at the Kamiah American Legion Hall every first and third Friday of the month, starting at 7:30 p.m.

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Easter egg hunts set for weekend

Several Easter egg hunts are set for this weekend for children throughout Idaho County. They include the following:

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Adults gets hands-on STEM training

Robots and circuits and computers, oh my! The Idaho STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) committee and Idaho Commission for Libraries recently provided grants for several libraries throughout the state to receive funding for both gear and training.

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Grangeville Lions Club March 2 – 10 Lions toured Gem Chain Bar. Sight & Hearing committee reported 6-7 applications have been filled.

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CIAA celebrates founding member Eimers

In anticipation of Central Idaho Art Association’s (CIAA) 50th Spring Show, May 4, 5, and 6, CIAA celebrates Founding Member, Cleave Eimers. The 50th Show remains at the Bicentennial Historical Museum and will feature the art of founding members.

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Group effort to revitalize Kooskia Opera House

Goal to allow community opportunity to ‘know the magic’

A group dedicated to preserving a historic performing arts center in Kooskia finds themselves under the gun to raise necessary funding.

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Kooskia’s Frazier is ‘specialist of the year’

Idaho Rural Water Association recently recognized Kelly Frazier of the City of Kooskia as 2017’s Water Operations Specialist of the Year.

Ridge Runner VFD to host class, meeting April 1

Ridge Runner will hold its annual fire district meeting at the Kooskia Community Center on Saturday, April 1, 6 p.m. Those who live within the Ridge Runner fire district are invited to attend. Board members will be elected, the annual report will be presented and service level expectations and corresponding funding needs will be discussed. A vote on funding options will also take place.

Community walks to start April 1

The Partnership for Healthy Communities, a collaboration of five health systems and two community service organizations, will be sponsoring seven walks on the prairie in an effort to promote physical activity and raise awareness about the need for movement. All walks will be marked in quarter mile increments and individuals can decide for themselves what distance they are comfortable with. The “Walk the Prairie for Health” series of events is geared to all age groups and fitness levels. Bring the whole family and the dog (on a leash).

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Grangeville Senior Center March 20 – pledge, Stanley Modrell; prayer, Tom Helmick;

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