Kamiah News

UYLC nabs $625,000 drug-prevention grant

The Upriver Youth Leadership Council (UYLC), working in collaboration with community partners, has been awarded a Drug Free Communities (DFC) Support Program Grant from the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) and the federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).

September 27, 2017 6 a.m. read more..

Clearwater Valley News: Celebrate ‘Banned Book Week’ by reading

Next week, Sept. 24-30, is Banned Books week, an annual awareness campaign by the American Library Association and others that celebrates our freedom to read what we choose. The Clearwater Valley has a great library system- Prairie River Library District, with branches in both Kooskia and Kamiah.

September 20, 2017 6 a.m. read more..

Community breakfast set for Sept. 27 at St. Catherine’s

The free monthly community breakfast at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 27, from 8:30-10 a.m. Breakfasts are held every month on the last Wednesday of each month. St. Catherine’s Catholic Church is located at 7th and Idaho streets in Kamiah. The breakfast this month will be biscuits and gravy, scrambled eggs, coffee, orange juice, friendly faces and conversation.

September 20, 2017 6 a.m. read more..

Kamiah Hall of Famers

Kamiah Joint School District 304 Hall of Fame members and former district superintendents Fred Mercer and Jerry Currin (middle, L-R) were honored at the home football game Sept. 1 at Kamiah High School. Also pictured (far left) is current Kamiah superintendent Steve Higgins.

September 13, 2017 6 a.m. read more..

Kamiah's AmeriGas Candy Throwers

Kamiah’s AmeriGas employees and friends were throwing large handfuls of candy at the 2017 Kamiah Barbecue Days Parade Saturday, Sept. 2, on Main Street.

September 13, 2017 6 a.m. read more..

Clearwater Valley News: Beer :30 taproom opens in Kamiah

Clearwater Brewing Company just opened their taproom in Kamiah! We checked it out last weekend. It’s a small, casual place with a variety of craft beers and ciders on tap. (They also have a few wines and huckleberry Mountain Dew and huckleberry Pepsi). I’m happy to see they feature Idaho County beers with two of Wolftrack Brewery’s most popular beers from Cottonwood. Beer :30 owner, Brian Brokop worked for months on remodeling the building, installing equipment and pursuing various approvals from the city, county and State of Idaho.

September 13, 2017 6 a.m. read more..

Valley’s air attack evades Kubs radar

“They’ve got speed, they’re physical, they’ve got the total package,” Kamiah head coach Nels Kludt said of his opening-night opponent after his team’s 60-20 loss to Valley Friday, Sept. 1. “They beat Challis last week about like they beat us. That’s a good team.”

September 6, 2017 8:15 a.m. read more..

Buying Idaho is the only option for Jacobs

Busy is just another day for Jacobs Lumber Co., and owners Keith and Kimberly Jacobs are multitasking in the midst of it: training an employee on the cash register, fielding questions, and quite often greeting people with “They getting you fixed up?” “Our customers are loyal to us, and we’re loyal to them,” Keith said. At its core, the Jacobs’ business model is that of the old mom and pop store where the community comes first. It’s more than dollars and sense, according to the Jacobs.

September 1, 2017 2:36 p.m. read more..


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