Bomb hoax arrest: SH employee charged for threat that locked down facility for hours

A Grangeville man faces a felony charge for making a false bomb threat last week that resulted in a lockdown of Syringa Hospital and disrupted patient services for more than three hours.

IDL controls Wild Plum Fire by Kooskia homes

Idaho Department of Lands crews last week contained the Wild Plum Fire four miles east of Kooskia at three quarters of an acre.

Census shows county payroll increase for 2012

Idaho County reported a total $108.767 million in annual payroll for 2012, according to statistics recently released through the U.S. Census Bureau’s County Business Patterns report.

FS Road 101 closed to Oct. 24

Through Oct. 24, the Little Smith Creek, Forest Service Road 101, will be closed, milepost 2 to 3 for a culvert install.

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Fall On Red Rock Road

Wild grass partially obscures barns along Red Rock Road near Winona, pictured under overcast skies on Monday, Sept. 29.

Dispatch Log: ICSO, GPD, CPD

Sept. 22 - 28

Grangeville – Disabled vehicle resulting in the arrest of a 47-year-old male for Kootenai County Warrant Hwy 95 MP 255.5/ARR; Medical Joseph Plains; Welfare check, subject OK West Lightning Creek Rd/NRR; Reckless driver Hwy 95 MP 235/UTL...

Court Records: October 1, 2014

Idaho County District Court Judge Michael J. Griffin Magistrate Jeff Payne

Government: Notes from the Idaho County Commission Sept. 23

Notes from the Idaho County Commission Sept. 23.

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Preschool gets a facelift thanks to Told’s Eagle Scout project

Memorial to Dominick Boyd also set up

“I enjoy helping the community,” said Grangeville High School junior Zach Told...

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Summit’s Mystery Night set for Oct. 4: Hot Rod sweepstakes winner to be named

Things are heating up for Summit Academy’s 17th Annual Mystery Night “Hot Rod Fever.” In addition to the fund-raiser winners, the 1933 Ford Coupe Replica Hot Rod Sweepstakes winner will be chosen.

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Crop, pasture land rent sees slight decrease in Idaho County

As is the Northwest trend for the past year, Idaho pasture land rental is down 7.7 percent while Oregon saw a 16.7 percent decrease and Washington experienced an 18.2 percent drop from 2013 to 2014.

Donations sought for downtown lights

It's Your Business

Lewis-Clark State College Grangeville Outreach will offer two upcoming classes.

Market Report: October 1, 2014

Grain Market & Cottonwood, Lewiston Sales Yards

Cottonwood Livestock Auction — September 26, 2014 Cattle Market Comment: Market steady on light test; 206 head sold...