Lowell, Syringa News
The Johnson Bar Fire is winding down with less and less smoke for the incoming hunters and fishermen, less and less meals to cook, less and less yellow shirts running around, and more and more sprinkles and yellow leaves falling.
Mystery Night, the fund-raiser for Summit Academy, will be this Saturday night. Everyone is getting very excited because we will find out who wins the hot rod!
Harpster bingo is held the first Wednesday of the month (today, Oct. 1 this month) at the Harpster Community Building. This starts at 6:30 p.m., and the cost is $10 for a pack that lasts for the evening, with 20 game sheets.
Lutz said 220 preregistered and 44 registered on race day; the event raised more than $6,000 for spinal muscular atrophy charities.
Hot Rod Fever is the theme for Summit Academy’s Mystery night this year. The date is Oct. 4. The place is Greencreek Hall and the $125 donation includes admission for two, no host bar and a one in 400 chance of winning the grand prize of $10,000.
Lowell, Syringa News
Fall, fires, FAOL (Fly Anglers on Line) fishermen, and fly tying: the five F’s of September. It seems to be the talk of the town. The fishing has been phenomenal regardless of the smoke.
The Salmon River Art Guild’s 50th Regional Art Show and Silent Auction will be held Saturday, Oct. 4, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 5, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Riggins Community Center located behind Crump’s Chevron. Artists are invited to participate in this show. Work accepted Friday, Oct. 3, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Kooskia, Kamiah News
This is the week for Lewis County Fair. Go and support the hard work of all these youngsters. It is a great way to spend the weekend.
Elk City News
The Community Library at the school will be open to the public every Thursday from 3:15-4:30 p.m. Be sure to go check out the selection of reading materials available. They can also order any books they may not have through ValNet, the interlibrary loan service. I’ve done this in the past and it is quite convenient.
A look at the history of Idaho County.
There was a big toad hunkered down in the corner of my office this morning when I opened, and I thought, with all the fires around us, trucks and firefighters in and out, and with fall coming on fast, this little guy is just a survivor.
Donations are presently needed to help students with rental fees for musical instruments in the Clearwater Valley Music Department. Rental fees are $25 per semester or $50 per year. If you would like to make a tax deductible donation, contact the school office at 926-4511 or by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Salmon River Art Guild’s 50th Regional Art Show and Silent Auction will be held Saturday, Oct. 4, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 5, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Riggins Community Center located behind Crump’s Chevron. Call 839-2493 or 839-2414.
For those of you who hunt, you probably know that hunting in units 14, 15 and 16 has been shortened to two weeks.
The Elk City Saloon and Cafe would like to invite everyone to the third annual Septemberfest and Salsa Competition.