“Drawing and painting is an everyday hobby of mine,” said Clearwater Valley High School senior Emily Skiles. Skiles, who lives in Kamiah, was host to an art show called Colors From Within Art Show on Feb. 27 at CVHS. This event is part of her senior project. Skiles was born in Lewiston and raised in Kamiah until the age of 3 when her family moved to Virginia for her father’s work until she was 7. She then moved back to Kamiah and attended school there until she started at CVHS her freshman year. She is the daughter of Kenneth Skiles and Gena Skiles.March 7, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Five Grangeville High School students fared well at the North Idaho Regional Science and Engineering Fair March 3. Amrit Singh (senior), Kaitlyn Spets (junior), Jill Smith (junior), Kevin Finnegan (sophomore) and Emma Edwards (freshman) attended the event where they competed with about 40 other projects.March 7, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Friday, March 23, Mountain View School District 244 will be holding kindergarten registration at Grangeville Elementary Middle School. This is for school age children for entrance into kindergarten for the 2018-2019 school year. Children must be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1 to be eligible for enrollment for kindergarten.March 7, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Idaho County Democrats will gather Monday, March 12, at the Grangeville Senior Citizens Center (on the truck route). Doors will open at 6 p.m. with an opportunity for socializing before the business meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. This will be the third phase of the reorganization process including the selection of new officers and discussion of 2018 events and goals. Refreshments will be served. Call 208-983 2821.March 7, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
“We know our community cares about our kids, and I hope they will come out and vote ‘yes’ for the levy,” said Mountain View School District 244 chair Mike Dominguez of Kooskia. MVSD will ask patrons to support a $3,090,048 levy next Tuesday, March 13.March 7, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
It’s a simple decision. ‘Yes,’ will allow us to maintain a no-frills system … a ‘no’ vote will further impact reductions,” said Kamiah Joint School District 304 Superintendent Steve Higgins. Kamiah will ask its patrons to pass a $500,000 levy next Tuesday, March 13.March 7, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Additional funding from the state of Idaho for education is good news, right? Yes, but don’t put away your checkbooks just yet. “The increase in state funding for next year is a little more than $300,000 for Mountain View School District 244,” said school district business manager Becky Hogg. This means the share of MVSD’s daily operating costs paid by the state has increased from the current level of 65 percent to 66 percent.March 7, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Student teams from Grangeville and Kooskia competed in last Saturday’s March 3 inaugural North Idaho FabSLAM Student Showcase at Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston.March 7, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
“That first year we drew about 65 people and raised $3,500,” Drake said. “By the second year, we had 135 people attend and made about $9,500.” Drake said, “the momentum is strong, and we definitely feel like we are headed in the right direction.” VEST Fest 3 is set for Saturday, March 10, at the Kooskia Community Hall.February 28, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
Are you interested in becoming a certified welder? The Advanced Welding and Steel Training and Development could be just what you are looking for.February 28, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
The Grangeville Merchants will host the chili cook-off this weekend, Saturday, March 3. Be sure to stop by the various businesses and taste and vote! Businesses participating include Asker’s Harvest Foods, Home Grown Quilts, P1FCU, Hill Top, Early Bird, Irwin Drug, Larson’s, Evergreen Suites, Once Around Again, Les Schwab, Cash and Carry, Quilt Treasures and Sissy’s Thrift.February 28, 2018 6 a.m. read more..
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