Veterans advocate in town Dec. 16

The Idaho Division of Veterans Services will have a veteran’s advocate in Grangeville Tuesday, Dec. 16, at the Idaho Department of Labor, 305 N. State St., 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (breaking for lunch at noon).

Prairie Shootout dinner to be served Friday

The Prairie Shootout basketball games, Grangeville versus Cottonwood, are set for this Friday, Dec. 12, at Grangeville High School.

Luncheon set at Clearwater site

All ages welcome to be part of “meeting a neighbor and finding a friend” at the Clearwater Meal Center Luncheon at noon Wednesday, Dec. 17, served at the Clearwater Baptist Church.

Kids can talk to Santa Saturday

Kids of all ages will be able to talk to Santa this weekend via Ham Radio. The 3 Rivers Amateur Radio Club will have radios set up at Cloninger’s in Kamiah and Clearwater Valley Marketplace in Kooskia.

Eagles Bingo to be played Dec. 14

The Eagles Lodge on C Street is the place to be this Sunday, Dec. 14, 2 p.m., for Turkey Bingo. Everyone 18 and older is invited to come and bring a friend.

An Hour of Code is coming to GEMS Friday, Dec. 12

December 8-14 is Computer Science Education Week. To celebrate, Grangeville Elementary Middle School is joining with students from across the globe for an “Hour of Code” Friday, Dec. 12, 2:15-3:15 p.m.

Earthquake goes unnoticed south of Grangeville

Did you feel it? Apparently last Thursday’s Dec. 5 earthquake 19 miles south of Grangeville went largely unnoticed and without incident. The U.S. Geological Survey reported the quake at a 2.7 magnitude at 9:11 a.m. at a depth of 1.2 miles, roughly five air miles east of Slate Creek.

Saddliers to meet Dec. 13

The Kooskia Saddliers will meet Saturday, Dec. 13, 1 p.m., at Elaine Pearsons’, 02 Front Street, Kooskia. All interested parties are invited to attend.

Cross Country Cowboy Fellowship will not meet in December

Gary and Judy Porter with Cross Country Saddlery, Victory Karate, Sunday Country and Rid’n For the Cross Ministries thank all for their support during the past year.

ROAD WORK: Possible area closures due to winter logging activity

Logging operations are set to begin on the “Powell Wildland Urban Interface (WUI)” portion of the Saddle Camp Timber Sale.

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Holiday happenings 2014

Holiday events in Idaho County.

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30 years and going strong: Main Street business stands the test of time

Scared, young and full of dreams, Robert and Linda Nida embarked upon a new business venture in 1984. Thirty years later, that business is still a staple on Main Street.

Stop at South Fork Cafe

It's Your Business

Mark your calendars: The Grangeville Country Club annual members meeting will be held on Jan. 31, 2015 at The Gallery.

Market Report: December 10, 2014

Grain Market & Cottonwood, Lewiston Sales Yards

Market reports for Idaho County.

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Musick elected as secretary of the Realtor association

Nita Musick was recently elected by her Realtor peers to sit on the board of directors of the Lewis Clark Association of Realtors. She will be the acting secretary of the local association.