Border Days local team ropers, barrel racers: sign up

The 104th annual Grangeville Border Days Rodeo is set to run July 3-5, starting at 6 p.m. that Friday with 2 p.m. shows slated both days that weekend. Slack time events will go at 10 a.m. July 3.

Winchester Rodeo to feature ranch bronc riding this July 4-5

The main event of the Winchester Rodeo, July 4-5, will be ranch bronc riding.

Camas Prairie b-ball camp to run July 6-9

The 2015 Camas Prairie Basketball Camp will be held July 6-9 at the Prairie school gyms. The camp, for incoming third- through ninth-graders will run 5-8 p.m. each day. Cost is $60.

Border Days royalty set to try out June 30

Border Days Rodeo royalty tryouts are set for 6:30 p.m. June 30 at the Border Days arena.

CVRA queen tryout scheduled June 26

The Clearwater Valley Roundup Association (CVRA) will be having the 2016 rodeo queen tryouts during rodeo week, at 6 p.m., June 26, at the CVRA rodeo grounds on Hill Street.

Some CVRA local entries still open

The 52nd Clearwater Valley Roundup Association Rodeo is set to go at 5 p.m. June 27 and at 1 p.m. June 28, but to get in on the action, locals need to call 935-5821 to register.

Chinook season continues in South Fork Clearwater

The Little Salmon River from the mouth upstream to the U.S. Highway 95 Bridge near Smokey Boulder Road closed to chinook salmon fishing last Sunday...

Etiquette advised

A new educational video — Angler Etiquette: Fishing with the Crowd — is now available on Idaho Fish and Game's website

Little Salmon River chinook season to end Sunday

The Little Salmon River from the mouth upstream to the US Highway Bridge near Smokey Boulder Road will close to all chinook salmon fishing the end of fishing hours on Sunday, June 21. brief

Golf fund-raiser coming up June 20; Border Days local books open now; CVRA rodeo local entries open June 17; Winchester Rodeo to feature ranch bronc riding this July 4-5; Camas Prairie b-ball camp to run July 6-9; Swim team’s home meet slated Aug. 15; Border Days royalty set to try out June 30; CVRA queen tryout scheduled June 26.

GHS anticipates 50-plus may turn out for volleyball

School board talks ‘cut’ policy, to discuss again next month

Virtually no one showed up at the Mountain View School District board meeting on June 15, where the main topic was how to prepare for a potential overabundance of interest in the Grangeville High School volleyball program.

102 on the draw this weekend at White Bird

Rodeo pros will be out in force this Fathers Day weekend for the White Bird Rodeo, June 19-20.

Lolo Pass Visitor Center to host fun runs June 27

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.

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Free Fishing Lessons On Line

The 27th Annual Free Fishing Day event Saturday, June 13, at Wilkins Pond saw youngsters catch some trout with support from the Grangeville Lions Club, the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests, the Idaho Department of Fish and Game, and the Bureau of Land Management’s Cottonwood office.

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Two more weeks of summer youth softball games are slated to be played between Cottonwood, Grangeville, Kooskia and McCall teams. Pictured is umpire Randall Miskin, who called both of Cottonwood’s games last Thursday night, June 11, at Kooskia.