Election 2014: Idaho County
Voters have a three-way race of newcomers to decide from in the choice for Idaho County Commission District 2. Up for vote in the Nov. 4 general election, the two-year term is sought by Independent Matthew D. Bybee, Republican Mark A. Frei and Democrat Jerry Zumalt, all of Grangeville. The position’s annual salary is $23,945.
Blue ribbon winners
The words on the wall inside Prairie Elementary School says, “Every child learning -every day.” Teachers and staff take this seriously, as was evident based on a recent award.
A lost Boise hunter was hospitalized following his nearly five-day ordeal in the back country near Warren.
A grant was awarded from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Business Enterprise Grant in May to the City of Orofino to match funds needed to renovate the Rex Theatre. The reel to reel projectors were removed to make room for the new equipment which will transform the nearly 100-year-old theatre.
Cottonwood livestock auctions Oct. 17, Lewiston livestock auctions Oct. 15, and Grangeville grain market Oct. 21.
“It’s been a dream of mine for a long time to have my own quilting shop,” said Christina Doughty. That dream comes true this week when she and her family open “Quilt Treasures.”
It's Your Business
Hey Idaho County – do you like to cook? Do you like to eat? I need one of your favorite family holiday recipes. Just e-mail them to me as well as why it’s a family favorite or where/who it came from, along with your name, the town you live in, and a “mug shot” photo to use along with it. These will appear in an upcoming recipe booklet. Hurry! Get them to me no later than Nov. 10! E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Idaho State Tax Commission wants public feedback on how well the agency is providing information on taxes.
Idaho State Police is investigating a multiple injury crash that occurred earlier this month at the Johnston and Tolo Lake roads intersection west of Grangeville.
Guests/Presenters: Molly Terhaar-Claims, Carolyn Schoeneweis, Denice Laritz, ...
Idaho County District Court, Judge Michael J. Griffin, Magistrate Jeff Payne ...
Sunday, Oct. 12 Grangeville – Deer shot on private property Cove Rd/TRA – FISH & GAME; Medical Reservation Line Rd; Cow in Rd Mt Idaho Grade Rd & Cove Rd/NRR; Closed season mule deer...
Gold Ferry crossing - RP hit a deer, has extensive front end damage. Vehicle, red Dodge Caliber is parked at the historial site not blocking. RP is home now in Orofino and was advised to call in the morning for a report. ...
Election 2014: District 7 Senate race: Drews, Nuxoll
Cottonwood Republican Sheryl Nuxoll will face off for re-election on Nov. 4 against Democrat challenger Casey Drews (D) of Osburn for the District 7 Senate seat.