Kids trout fishing event slated May 9

Dworshak National Fish Hatchery will sponsor the 25th annual Kids’ Fishing Day at Tunnel Pond on May 9, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Application period for controlled hunts to run May 1-June 5

The application period for this fall’s deer, elk, pronghorn, fall black bear and fall turkey controlled hunts starts Friday, May 1, and runs through June 5.

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Schlotthauer repeats as jet boat races’ top division champion

Ross Schlotthauer won here last year and repeated as unlimited class champion at the 31st annual Salmon River Jet Boat Races.

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1A Baseball: Genesee locks down Whitepine League lead

With two weeks left in the regular season, Genesee kept up its league-best one-loss record with a 24-4 victory over defending state champion Prairie last Monday night, April 20.

Chinook season opens Saturday

The spring chinook salmon fishing season will open April 25, on parts of the Clearwater, Lochsa, Salmon and Snake rivers.

F&G board to meet in Lewiston

The Idaho Fish and Game Commission will meet Tuesday and Wednesday, May 19-20. A public hearing is slated for 7 p.m. May 19 at the Clearwater Region Fish and Game office at 3316 16th Street.

Big game booklets out this week

The 2015 and 2016 Big Game Seasons and Rules brochures arrived from the printer and should be available at license vendors and Fish and Game offices this week.

‘Family Open Ride Day’ slated April 25

The off-road park located north of town will be the site of moto- and enduro-cross races for people of all ages.

Bowhunter course slated April 25-26

The Camas Prairie Bowmen and the Idaho Fish & Game will be hosting this year’s Bowhunter Education class at Grangeville Elementary-Middle School on April 25-26. Class time is 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. that Saturday and 8 a.m. to noon that Sunday. To register, students should go to and click on the Hunter Ed logo (bighorn sheep) at the bottom of the page.

Men’s golf league play starting up soon

Now that golf operations at Grangeville Country Club are in full swing it’s time for members and guests to start forming Wednesday men’s play leagues.

Riggins Rodeo books open through April 22

Books for the 67th annual Riggins Rodeo are open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. through today, April 22. The rodeo will be held May 2-3, with admission for adults $10, for children ages 7-12 $5 and kids ages six and younger free.

Track & Field: Bulldogs claim 10 individual wins

Hailey Sullivan won both the girls 100 and 200 meter races last Thursday, April 16, with converted times of 12.84 seconds in the shorter race and 26.74 in the longer.

2A Baseball: GHS splits CIL chances at Orofino

The Bulldogs shelled the Maniacs in the first game of a road doubleheader last Thursday, April 16, but Orofino recovered from a 13-2 beating to mercy rule Grangeville 17-7.

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Grangeville Athletes - Leveling up

Three of Grangeville’s outstanding athletes have signed letters of intent to compete at the next level while pursuing degrees on athletic scholarships.

GHS tennis squad prevails lopsidedly over Deary

The Bulldogs won eight of 10 league matches with Deary in town last Thursday, April 18.