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Prairie Royalty

Seniors Emma Gehring and Carson Schmidt were elected homecoming queen and king in Cottonwood at Prairie High School’s homecoming Friday, Sept. 21. The PHS student body voted on the royalty from a court of twelfth grade students.

September 26, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Grangeville PTA reorganizes as a ‘PTO’

Locals will notice the Grangeville PTA is no longer. However, it’s been replaced by the Grangeville PTO. The Parent Teacher Association, a national organization, has become the Grangeville Elementary Middle School Parent Teacher Organization or GEMS PTO.

September 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

GEMS Open  House

Grangeville Elementary Middle School (GEMS) held its open house Wednesday. Sept. 12. Students and their parents visited their classrooms for a look at what they were doing so far. Here, Chloe Weisz (far left) shows her mom, Hannah Weisz, her school work in Mrs. Brege’s classroom while sister (L-R) Callie and friend Ellie also take a look.

September 19, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

GEMS offering shop, other electives for 2018-19 school year

Grangeville Elementary Middle School has more to offer its students this year. “I listened to what you had to say in the past year about students needing more electives, more exposure to different classes in middle school,” Grangeville Elementary Middle School principal Dr. Susan Anderson told the Mountain View School District board at the Aug. 20 meeting.

September 12, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Sister Power

The Rowland sisters ruled at the fair with a variety of winning projects in an array of categories. (L-R) Halee, Mikayla and Chloe are all members of Cottonwood Saddliers 4-H Club. They are the daughters of Brent and Tara Rowland.

August 22, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

U of I announces local spring graduates

The University of Idaho announces its list of spring graduates. The U of I awarded 1,527 degrees, including bachelor’s, master’s, doctorate, law and specialist degrees, during commencement ceremonies in May at Boise, Coeur d’Alene, Idaho Falls and Moscow.

August 22, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Farris takes on large, blank canvas for senior project

“I thought about a barrel racing event fund-raiser, but I wanted to do something for my community that was long-lasting,” Grangeville High School senior Macenzie Farris said of her senior project. That thought led Farris to a large endeavor.

June 30, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

U of I releases spring semester dean’s list

More than 2,500 students qualified for the U of I Dean’s List for the spring 2018 semester. To be included in the Dean’s List, U of I students must maintain at least a 3.5 GPA on a minimum of 12 graded credits during the semester. The spring 2018 semester ended May 11.

June 27, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Van Gunten is essay contest winner

Grangeville High School junior Grace Van Gunten was the recent winner in an essay contest. In December of 2017, Van Gunten won the local Lewis Clark Valley Chapter contest and then her essay received second place in the 2017 Fleet Reserve Association- Pacific Northwest Region contest.

June 13, 2018 6 a.m. read more..


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