Community Briefs - Aug. 8, 2018

Grangeville High School will hold its registration Aug. 13 and 14. Seniors can register Monday, Aug. 13, 9 a.m. to noon and juniors can register from 1 to 4 p.m. Sophomores will register Tuesday, Aug. 14, 9 a.m. to noon, and freshmen from 1 to 4 p.m. The freshmen barbecue is set for 6 p.m. Tuesday night. All new students (new to the district) need to call the high school to make an appointment or for questions, call the GHS office 208-983-0580.

August 8, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Grief classes set to begin Sept. 12

Grief Share, a ministry that tends to the needs of community members who are in need of guidance as they deal with the death of a family member, spouse or friend, is set to meet this fall. Dates are Sept. 12, 19 and 26; Oct. 3, 10, 17 and 24; Nov. 7, 14 and 28; and Dec. 5 and 12.

August 1, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Community Briefs - Aug. 1, 2018

COTTONWOOD — Two Bar V Livestock will be host to Hot August Loops Roping at their arena on Greencreek Road Sunday, Aug. 5. Two Bar V Livestock is owned by Anthony and Renee Verdino (Dave and Sally Duman’s daughter of Cottonwood). The weekend is open to the public free of cost. Both days of roping start at 9 a.m. and will continue until late afternoon until all events are completed. Parking is limited; concessions will be available all day.

August 1, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Community Briefs - July 25, 2018

The Elks Last Friday Burger Night in July is this Friday, July 27. The proposed event arena is the charity being benefited. Doors open at 5 p.m. and burgers will start being served at 5:30 p.m. Food will be served until the burger runs out, which is usually around 7 p.m. The public including children are invited. The last Friday in August is Labor Day weekend. There will not be a Last Friday Burger Night in August. The Elks will resume the Burger Night in September. The benefit will be the Dictionary Project which provides dictionaries to all area third grade students.

July 25, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Community Briefs - July 18, 2018

St. Mary’s Hospital will offer Safe Sitter courses for young teens, grades 6-8, Tuesday, July 24 and Wednesday, July 25, at Prairie Elementary School. Registration deadline is July 20. The cost of the course is $40. Call St. Mary’s Hospital at 208-962-3251 and ask for Brenda Kaschmitter to register your son or daughter or your child’s baby-sitter.

July 18, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Community Briefs - July 11, 2018

Mountain View School District 244 is offering on-line registration for the entire district, all schools. Beginning Aug. 10, login to your Skyward account, select the on-line Registration tab, and read, agree, and sign your student’s demographics and student forms, included but not limited to bus forms, photo releases, IDLA, Valnet, etc. If you do not know your Skyward account information, e-mail any of your secretaries: CVES:, CVHS:, GEMS:, GHS:; or Jenna Boggan: (districtwide)

July 11, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Miracle Mountain Camp to feature guest speaker Julianna Goelzer

TOLLGATE – Children ages 8 to 12 are invited to Miracle Mountain Camp at Tollgate, 20 minutes outside of Grangeville, July 18-22. Camp cost is $120. Checks can be made to Grangeville Gospel Tabernacle and camp forms sent to MMC/GGT, 340 Highway 94 N, Grangeville ID 83530. For information contact Dave and Tammi Sherman, 208-954-1063 or; or Billy Wikoff, 208-983-1047.

June 30, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Libraries waive overdue fines for children

Just in time for summer reading programs, the board of trustees for the Prairie-River Library District decided all overdue fines accrued on minor accounts within the district will be waived and no further overdue fines will accrue for patrons younger than 18 as of June 1.

June 30, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Community Briefs - July 4, 2018

The Grangeville collection site for Idaho County Recycling will be closed Saturday, July 7, as volunteers will be gathering town recyclables following the Border Days festivities. It will be open again on July 14. Both the Kooskia and Cottonwood locations will be open as usual.

June 30, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Elk City Wagon Road meeting: June 30

The final meeting of the Wagon Road committee before Wagon Road Days is Saturday, June 30. Wagon Road Days are July 21-22. The meeting is at 11 a.m. at the Clearwater Grange Hall, followed by pot luck lunch. Final plans and details will be discussed. Everyone is welcome. The Elk City Wagon Road Museum will also be open 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call Susanne Smith 208-926-4278.

June 27, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Community Briefs - June 27, 2018

The free monthly community breakfast at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church will be held today, Wednesday, June 27, from 8:30-10 a.m. Breakfasts are held every month on the last Wednesday of each month.

June 27, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Community Briefs - June 20, 2018

Calling all veterans! Help give brothers and sisters from the Vietnam conflict the welcome home they deserve. Join in for the second annual Vietnam Veterans Recognition Day at the Idaho County Veterans Center, 318 East Main in Grangeville. The events will be held on Sunday, June 24. Doors open at noon with program, lunch and entertainment to follow.

June 20, 2018 6 a.m. read more..



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