Saturday, Sept. 22, is the date and the Cottonwood Community Hall is the place for a “Soup Line Dinner.” The theme of this midterm election year dinner, formerly known as the Greencreek dinner, is “The Party of Roosevelt.” The location is the Cottonwood Community Hall on King Street, across from Wolftrack Brewing. Festivities will begin at 4 p.m., with a social hour at the Wolftrack Tasting Den, 505 King Street. The Guilty Bystanders will entertain.September 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
In an effort to reduce access to opioids and other prescription drugs which have the potential for being abused, Upriver Youth Leadership Council (UYLC) is hoping to ensure unused medicines are secure. Through a grant from the Idaho Office of Drug Policy they will provide free prescription medication lock boxes to community members to keep their medications – and kids who might try them – safe.September 5, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Saturday, Sept. 22, is the date and the Cottonwood Community Hall is the place for a “Soup Line Dinner” and a chance to meet top of the ticket candidates. The theme of this midterm election year dinner, formerly known as the Greencreek dinner, is “The Party of Roosevelt.”September 5, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Kelly Turney, a member of the Victory Karate Klub of Grangeville, successfully tested for and achieved the rank of Shodan (1st degree) Black Belt in the Goju Shorei Karate system on Aug. 18 in Carson City, Nev.September 5, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Salmon River Public Library has earned a huge honor. Each year, the Idaho Library Association awards excellence in the form of professional recognition awards and scholarships.September 5, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Sophomore Naomi Connolley is the Idaho County Fair 2019 Queen, daughter of Mike and Tara Connolley; First Princess, sophomore Clarissa Stevens, daughter of Fred and Rene Stevens; Second Princess, is senior Madison Adams, daughter of Nick and Heather Slichter. All are students at Grangeville High School. Stevens also received the Miss Congeniality award.August 22, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Kids took their animals to auction on Saturday, bringing in a total $262,217.80 on a total 195 animals at the Idaho County 4-H/FFA Livestock Sale. The four-hour sale held Aug. 18, was the final event for the Idaho County Fair held in Cottonwood. In comparison to last year, 14 fewer animals were up for auction; however, sales this year were up 16 percent from 2017 by $37,011.August 22, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Agnes Forsman-Hill opened the July 31 meeting of the Pioneer Senior Citizens with the Pledge of Allegiance and led the dinner prayer. There were no visitors this week. There were 41 meals served and 23 deliveries. Ralph Sprute won the free dinner. Lorraine Nuxoll won the nickel Bingo pot with Connie Forsmann winning the BING pot and Sally Duman winning the blackout. Door Prize winners were Ella Schaeffer, Theresa Sonnen, Connie Forsmann, Joe Didier, Eldon Anglen and Agnes Forsman-Hill.August 22, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
It’s that time of year again to get some education while you lunch. The Idaho County Historical Society and the Bicentennial Historical Museum is sponsoring the Brown Bag Program. Sessions will be held each Wednesday starting today, Aug. 15, through Oct. 3, at the Bicentennial Historical Museum basement meeting room, 305 North College Street, noon to 1 p.m. These programs are free to the public and those attending are invited to bring lunch to eat while they listen. The second program is set for today and will feature Andy Reiner of Grangeville with “Honor Flight.” Next week, Aug. 29, More than Half A Century of CIAA Art will be presented by with Marlene O’Neill discussing Central Idaho Art Association’s past and present endeavors, including the people who foundedAugust 22, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
The Salmon River Art Guild is extending an open invitation to all regional artists, 18 and older, of fine art media to enter the 2018 Regional Art Show in Riggins in October at the Riggins Community Center. Prize money of more than $1,000 will be awarded in the following categories: oil/acrylic, watercolor/water media, other (pastels, drawing, mixed media, etc), sculpture and photography.August 22, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
An Evening In The Park With Johnny Rowlett: The ministry and service organization Men Reaching Men sponsored Nashville recording artist Johnny Rowlett (top photo) in concert at Pioneer Park Saturday, Aug. 11. More than 300 people attended the evening event which included a free barbecue and kids’ activities.August 15, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
It’s that time of year again to get some education while you lunch.August 15, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
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