July 1, 2015
July 1, 2015
June 24, 2015
The Grangeville Lions Club has added a batting cage to the facilities at Lions Park, complete with a pitching machine suitable for little league practice.
Winter and spring 2015 came with several large wind events in the Seven Devils Mountains, leaving many hiking trails crisscrossed with trees.
Members of Victory Karate of Grangeville participated in Saturday’s June 20 Shiai of Champions tournament held in Orofino, receiving six first-place awards, five second-place, two third-place and one fourth-place.
The eighth annual Mountain to Meadow event will be held on June 27 this year. This scenic run, organized by Discover Your Northwest, will begin at the Lolo Pass Visitor Center (elevation 5,225 feet) on U.S. Highway 12 at the Idaho-Montana border.
“I went to India last year for the first time – it changed my life,” said Eric Helena.
Grangeville’s Marcus Gravatt started his Eagle Scout project two years ago, having weighed a variety of civic ideas.
Idaho rural populations up 1 percent; Idaho County growth minimal according to U.S. Census estimates
Idaho County communities were a part — though incrementally — of a 1 percent population increase seen in the state’s rural areas last year, according to estimates released May 21 by the U.S. Census Bureau.
The Idaho Department of Labor (IDOL) is investigating a scam in which Idaho jobless benefit claimants – and possibly others – are being asked to provide personal banking information to an out-of-state organization to initiate or complete claims.
Directors to guide use, future of former school, property
The wheels are turning in White Bird. The election held in November 2014 that area residents voted “yes” on to form the White Bird Area Recreation District (WBARD) – the only recreation district in Idaho County – is up and running.
Property owners interested in better protecting their structures and lands from wildfire are invited to a June 27 workshop, “Reducing Fire Risk in the Wildland-Urban Interface,” in Grangeville. This free Saturday morning workshop at the Syringa Hospital Soltman Center on Main Street runs from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and is sponsored by University of Idaho Extension Clearwater County Office.
Paul serves as 2015 queen
It’s time to don those boots and hat and head over to the Clearwater Valley Roundup Association (CVRA) Rodeo.
Only one bull rider delivered a qualified ride last Friday and Saturday at the White Bird Rodeo, and that man — Colton Barnett — cashed a thousand-dollar payout.
Increase funds state road, bridge projects
Idaho vehicle registration fees are set to take a big jump come the start of July, but an early trip to the DMV office could head off some of those extra costs, at least for a year.
Let ‘er Rip with the annual White Bird Days and Rodeo set for Friday and Saturday, June 19 and 20. Representing the event as this year’s grand marshals are sisters Polly Hollandsworth and Peg Marek.