Nov. 12 deadline for public transportation advisory group

The Public Transportation Advisory Committee (PTAC) is seeking a representative for District 2 in North Central Idaho to serve on their advisory council. Application deadline is Nov. 12.

Dec. 1 FSA deadline for those affected by fires

The Idaho County Farm Service Agency has been approved for the Emergency Conservation Program (ECP) in Idaho County for landowners impacted by the Pittsburg and Highrange fires.

State road closures announced

The Maggie Creek Supervisory Area of the Idaho Department of Lands in Kamiah will be closing roads accessing the Woodrat Mountain block of state land this Friday, Nov. 7. Entrance roads will be closed at Suttler Creek, Wilson Creek, Harris Ridge, Kidder Ridge, Glenwood Meadows and Woodrat Mountain. Closures will remain in effect through May 2015.

College Application Week to be held Nov. 12 at GHS

Grangeville High School will participate in College Application Week during the week of Nov. 10-14.

Missing teen, Shippey found in Kamiah

Katie L. Shippey, 17, of Clearwater, reported missing Oct. 25 showed up at a friend’s house in Kamiah last week in good condition, according to the Idaho County Sheriff’s Office. No further law enforcement involvement is warranted.

Educator award created at LCSC

The Lewis-Clark State College Teacher Education Program is starting a new program this fall called the Outstanding Educator Award Program.

Ferdinand man involved in three-vehicle crash in Caldwell Oct. 21

Idaho State Police is investigating a three-vehicle crash that occurred Oct. 21 in Caldwell, involving a Ferdinand man.

Farm Bureau dinner is Nov. 1 in Kamiah

The annual dinner meeting of the Idaho County Farm Bureau will be held Saturday, Nov. 1, 11 a.m., at the Hearthstone Bakery in Kamiah.

Notification service available for domestic violence victims

Domestic violence victims in Idaho have access to potentially life-saving information through VINE (Victim Information and Notification Every day).

Republican tour: candidates to visit county Oct. 16

Republican candidates for local and state offices will be visiting with the public at stops in Riggins, Grangeville, Kooskia and Kamiah this Thursday, Oct. 16.

Republicans to meet Oct. 21; movie to be shown

The Idaho County Republican Central Committee will meet Tuesday, Oct. 21, 6 p.m., at Super 8 Motel in Grangeville. This is the regular third Tuesday of the month meeting.

Gerhardt to speak on area floods

Saturday, Oct. 18, Nick Gerhardt, a resident along the Middle Fork of the Clearwater and now a retired hydrologist with the US Forest Service, will make a presentation on “Floods of the Clearwater and Lower Salmon River Basins.”

Border Days 2015 dates announced

The Grangeville Border Days 2015 celebration dates have been announced: July 3-5.

Burns planned through October in Elk City region

The Forest Service will be conducting prescribed fires along FS roads 1183, 1189, 9524, 9519 and Spur Road off the main road system in the Blanco area between Oct. 8-31.

McLean is new Syringa Hospital trustee

A seat available on the Syringa Hospital Board of Trustees has been filled.