Organization News

Nov. 7 – pledge, Stanley Modrell; prayer, Jim Myers; free dinner, Gary Crea; meals at site – 82 with 34 home-delivered; guests: Andrew Riener, Kathy Dice, Michael Riener, Suzanne Acton, Willie Acton; Bingo and blackout winner, Jim Barnett.

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Hospice works on personalized ornaments; Memorial service set for Sunday, Dec. 4

It may seem a little too early for Christmas for some, but Syringa Hospice volunteers have been busy making ornaments for several weeks now.

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Adult guardians needed in county; Board members also sought

The Idaho County Board of Community Guardians (BOCG) is currently seeking applicants for volunteer guardians. The Purpose of the BOCG is to provide legal guardianship for adult residents of Idaho County who have been deemed legally incapacitated by the court, have limited funds and no family members or friends who are able/willing to help. The BOCG are volunteer positions and no compensation will be offered for those selected for appointment.

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Community Briefs: Nov. 9, 2016

Clearwater Valley PTSA will host a question and answer session with Mountain View School District 244 board chair Mike Dominguez about the proposed “Use of Force” policy. This will take place Monday, Nov. 14, 6:30 p.m., at the CVES library. Snacks and refreshments will be served. Call 926-0901.

Organization News

Oct. 24 – pledge, Stan Modrell; prayer, Shirley Crane; free dinner, Wanda Pilant; meals at site: 56 with 35 home-delivered; nickel Bingo winner, Donna Barnett; blackout winners, Dolores Kindall, Jim Barnett.

Riggins News: Laritz, Shepherd are volleyball MVPs

My Sweet ’16 Quote of the week is “Treat people the way you want to be treated…including teens and kids. Talk to people the way you want to be talked to…teens and kids included. Respect is earned, not given.” Daylight Savings Time begins Sunday, Nov. 6; Time to fall back an hour Saturday, Nov. 5, before you go to bed.

Harpster craft fair is Nov. 5

Harpster’s 28th annual Christmas Craft Fair is set for Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Harpster Community Building, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Halloween Ball of Fun

Idaho County residents donned their costumes for a cause Saturday, Oct. 29. Teri Wassmuth, right, played the part of the Queen of Hearts at the Kids Klub Halloween Costume Ball.

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GHS to honor veterans at annual event Nov. 11: Pilant takes on assembly as senior project

A shout out to all local veterans: We want you. That’s the message coming loud and clear from Grangeville High School. The annual GHS Veterans Day assembly is set for Friday, Nov. 11, 10 a.m., in the school’s gymnasium. This year’s guest speaker is veteran Larry Adams from Kamiah.

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Organization News

- Grangeville Senior Citizens - Pioneer Senior Citizens

Organizations: Oct. 19, 2016

Agnes Forsman opened the Oct. 11 meeting of the Pioneer Senior Citizens

Organizations: Oct. 12, 2016

Oct. 3 – pledge, Stanley Modrell; prayer, Shirley Crane

Community Briefs - Oct. 5, 2016

Stan Modrell led the pledge and Barbara Essen offered prayer at the Grangeville Senior Citizens meeting Sept. 26

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Legion Donation

On Sunday, Sept. 25, volunteers from the Grangeville American Legion Post 37 and Auxiliary Unit 37 obtained donations at Asker’s Foods and Cash n’ Carry Grocery for the local Camas Prairie Food Bank. Approximately 300 pounds of food and $400 in cash were donated. The Legion thanks all who gave to help those in need.

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TIMES PAST: More Than A Century Of Idaho County News: Sept. 28, 2016

10 YEARS AGO September 27, 2006 •RIGGINS - A newly formed advisory commission will focus proactive efforts on planning for growth and development in the city of Riggins.


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