Call Log: Lewis County Sheriff

April 15 - May 3, 2015

RP advised of a newer white Dodge pickup not maintaining lane and driving into oncoming traffic.

Warbird Weekend set June 27-28

The fourth annual Warbird Weekend event, at the Idaho County Airport in Grangeville, will be June 27-28.

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Walk for Life

More than 160 people took part on Saturday, May 9, in Hope Center’s 8th annual Walk for Life in Grangeville, a fund-raiser for their facilities here and Kamiah.

Voters decide boards, levies May 19

Voters go to the polls next Tuesday, May 19, to decide on school district levies as well as open school and hospital board positions.

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Panel examines telepsychiatry for Idaho healthcare

Grangeville’s Griffis is on panel

Telepsychiatry is an important tool in expanding access to mental health and substance use care in remote areas of Idaho and plays a key role in enhancing the state’s behavioral health system, according to health and technology experts who spoke at a panel discussion April 29.

Emergency? No: Cottonwood emergency services plan ‘Sober Graduation’ event Monday, May 18

If you see flashing lights and emergency vehicle whizzing by next Monday, don’t panic.

Dist. 7 Rep. Paul Shepherd to speak at May 19 Idaho County GOP meeting

Dist. 7 Representative Paul Shepherd will be the featured speaker at the Idaho County Republican Central Committee meeting on Tuesday, May 19, 6 p.m., conference room at the Super 8 Motel in Grangeville.

May 30 public workshop on forest plan revisions

On Saturday, May 30, the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests will hold a public workshop to update the public on forest plan revisions.

Watch for hazards through prescribed burn areas

The Forest Service will be conducting prescribed fires around Blanco, Red River Meadows and Loon Creek areas now through May 30.

Voters decide school levies on May 19

Cottonwood keeps same request: $350,000...

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Kretzmann returns to Nepal to help relief

April earthquake leaves areas in ruin, takes thousands of lives

For most Idaho County residents, the connection to Nepal and its devastating earthquake of April 25, is remote. However, for 2003 Grangeville High School graduate Eli Kretzmann, the tragedy hits close to home – literally.

P&Z vote against helipad permit: City council to hear matter on May 18

Syringa Hospital’s plans for a Main Street helipad took a hit last week with a recommendation by the city’s Planning and Zoning Commission to deny its request for a conditional use permit.

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Scribner, Essen vie for two-year Syringa trustee positions

Syringa Hospital’s board of trustees will see two new board members following the Tuesday, May 19, election.

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Kamiah man charged with murder attempt April 25 in Hood River

A Kamiah man is charged with attempted murder following a shooting incident in Hood River, Ore., last week.