“I would like to have anyone who says our coaching policy is unfair here right now,” said Mountain View School District 244 Superintendent Kent Stokes. “This is not easy and it’s never fun to cut kids. No coach likes that.”
In the mood for some fresh-grown raspberries? The Raspberry Festival is an annual fund-raiser for the Historical Museum at St. Gertrude and is set for this Sunday, Aug. 2.
A parade of men, pink boas decorating their trucks, made their way down the narrow road toward the Flying B Ranch the morning of Sunday, July 19. These net-wielding, pole carrying, vest-clad men were met with whoops, hollers and cheering. Fourteen women were paired with these river helpers – and some were even greeted with a good-natured “dance dollar” poked in the pocket of their fishing guests as the duos met for the first time. They soon made their way to the pond on the ranch and began Casting for Recovery.
The annual Dixie Days event will feature a variety of activities for its 104th annual celebration Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 1 and 2.
Stevens joins Corban’s track program
On the track, Michael Stevens’ first breakthrough came when Grangeville High School coach Larson Anderson pushed him out of his comfort zone.
Emergency training pays off for local student
On a hot day in early July, 16-year-old Hunter Connolley was in the right place at the right time.
Approximately a quarter-section of Grangeville will undergo a chip seal project starting Monday, July 27.
For Josh Kays and Dan Hatton of Louisville, Ken., pedaling more than 50 miles at a time is all in a day’s work.
Hungry Ridge Road 309 & East Fork Imnamatnoon Roads scheduled for closures.
“I came to the park at 4:30 to make sure these guys were all here and doing OK,” Grangeville Arts member Jane Spencer told the crowd at the Thursday, July 16, concert at Pioneer Park.
Celebration marks historic era for mining boom
Overlooking July’s golden hills in the Clearwater Valley, a community festival drew residents, participants and history enthusiasts for an annual commemoration now two decades old.
Ribs, balloons and people, oh my! It was a party for all generations as St. Mary’s Hospital celebrated 50 years July 15 with a barbecue at the Idaho County Fairgrounds.
In response to dry summer conditions and high fire danger in the region, Avista is now undertaking temporary changes to power line operations in its Washington and Idaho service area.
All current and potential royalty candidates invited
“I competed in my first rodeo queen pageant when I was 11,” said Alyson Grinestaff Hanson of Grangeville.
Three-day event draws family, friends for fun
Despite some high temperatures during the annual Border Days celebration, friends and family gathered at events each day, making the best of the heat.