Births - Sept. 13, 2017

Mary Marie Ashcraft Virginia and Kenneth Ashcraft of Grangeville are the parents of a baby daughter. Mary Marie Ashcraft was born Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Cottonwood. She weighed eight pounds, 10 ounces and was 20 inches long. She joins brothers Boyd, 9, and Noah, 1, and a sister, Helen, 7.

Altman to celebrate 95th birthday Sept. 16

The children of David H. Altman invite family and friends to a celebration of his 95th birthday. The event will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, at the Grangeville Senior Citizens Center. His children will be hosts for the event.

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Arends birthday open house set for Sept. 16

Bertha (Bert) Arends was born in Grangeville in 1931 to George and Tina Vrieling. She received her education at Grangeville graduating in 1949.

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A Rodeo Thumbs Up

Kids from across central Idaho gathered in Grangeville last Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 9-10, for District 3 High School/Junior High Rodeo. Held at the Grangeville Border Days Rodeo arena, the event was put on by the Twin Rivers Rodeo Club. Pictured at Saturday’s event — waiting their turn and watching — were (left) Emmy Williams of Grangeville, and (right) Emma Blanthorn of Riggins.

GriefShare program set for Cottonwood starting Sept. 20

GriefShare program set for Cottonwood starting Sept. 20

Entries sought for Oktoberfest car show Sept. 30

An all-car show and shine is set for Saturday, Sept. 30, during Grangeville’s Oktoberfest. Sign up from 9 to 10 a.m. at the lot West of Bell Equipment on South Street.

District/Magistrate Courts - Idaho County


District Court - 8/26/2017 – 9/1/2017

GHS Senior Fun Night meeting set for Sept. 18

Grangeville High School senior parents (class of 2018) are invited to the first Senior Fun Night meeting which will be held in the library Monday, Sept. 18, 6:30 p.m.

Syringa to host talk Sept. 15 on VA Choice

Syringa Hospital and Clinics will be on site at the Idaho County Veteran’s Outreach and Community Center Friday, Sept. 15, from 4-5 p.m., to present on topics to include the history of the contracted VA Clinic in Grangeville, VA Choice and an open question and answer session. Dinner will follow at 5 p.m., provided by TLC4Vets. For information, contact Michelle Schaeffer, director of clinic operations at 208-983-8504.

‘Broken Walls’ to offer performances in Kamiah

The award-winning group of artists. “Broken Walls,” will be in concert Friday, Sept. 15 and 16, 7 p.m., at the Wa-A’Yas Community Center in Kamiah.

Kamiah rummage sale to benefit Wykle, Nazarene missions

There will be a fund-raiser rummage sale this weekend at the Valley View Church of the Nazarene in Kamiah, milepost 69.5, U.S. Highway 12.

American Legion holding food drive for local food bank

Grangeville American Legion Post 37 is conducting a food drive for the Camas Prairie Food Bank on Sunday, Sept. 24, at Asker’s Harvest Foods and Cash and Carry Market from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Donations of food and cash will be accepted to help our local Food Bank serve neighbors in need.

Idaho County Commission notes


Notes from the Idaho County Commission Sept. 5, 2017

Dispatch Log: ICSO, GPD, CPD


Dispatch Log: ICSO, GPD, CPD - Sept. 4-10


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