F&G sets moose, bighorn sheep, mountain goat hunting rules

Idaho Fish and Game Commission on Jan. 26 adopted new rules for moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat for the 2017-18 hunting seasons, including some changes listed below.

Feeding sites off-limits to wolf hunters

With Idaho Fish and Game winter feeding big game in areas of southern Idaho, hunters are reminded that mountain lions and gray wolves may not be hunted or pursued within one-half mile of any active Fish and Game big game feeding site. In addition, wolves cannot be trapped within the same distance.

Barger qualifies for state hoop shoot, to be held in Grangeville

For the first time, the annual Elks Hoop Shoot state championship will be held in Grangeville. It’s set for Feb. 4, and the six first-placers at the district shoot held last Saturday in Lewiston qualified.

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Bulldogs turn to Adams

The Bulldogs have a new head football coach.

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SR girls lock top seed


The Salmon River girls had taken an unexpected loss on a last-second shot against Tri Valley earlier this season, but made certain no late twist of luck could turn around the final score last Saturday night, Jan. 28, routing the Titans 63-30 on the strength of Maddy Tucker’s 35 points. brief

Football squad’s annual Boise State camp trip scheduled; Hunter ed course slated Feb. 6-18; Friends of NRA banquet coming up; RMEF local chapter sets April 22 banquet; Public meeting set. brief

Country club members to meet Jan. 28; Hunter ed course slated Feb. 6-18; Apply for spring bear controlled hunts now; Trapper ed courses offered Jan. 29; Friends of NRA banquet coming up.

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Jacks hold CIL top seed with three weeks to go

Boys basketball

The Bulldogs had chewed through St. Maries’ early lead, but the visiting Lumberjacks went on to win a key Central Idaho League game 59-55 last Saturday, Jan. 21.

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St. Maries tops district tourney seeds with ‘W’

Girls basketball

The GHS girls celebrated their seniors last Saturday, Jan. 21, and through two-and-a-half quarters, they kept visiting St. Maries off-balance.


Bowling, trapshooting results

District tournaments set but seeds still shifting

Girls basketball

The girls basketball playoffs start in February, and when the tournaments open early next month, here’s how they will go.

Kennedy focusing on districts

Bulldog of the Week

The Grangeville girls, as a squad, have made strides during coach Michelle Barger’s first season running the program, and some of that stems to improvement among the team’s underclassmen.

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Zumwalt tops Orofino tourney

Bulldog of the Week

Grangeville senior Frankie Zumwalt has dominated most of the competition he has seen so far this season. With one month left to prepare for the district tournament, he made short work of the competitors he saw last weekend at Orofino — and most of the wrestlers in the district were on the mats last weekend.

Boat registrations in the mail

The U.S. Coast Guard has made changes to the vessel registration process that will impact the registration and renewal process for all vessels and owners in the United States, including Idaho.

Lindsley throws C of I record

Juston Lindsley, who joined the College of Idaho football team last fall, has been named the “Indoor Field Athlete of the Week” — a Cascade Collegiate Conference award sponsored by Red Lion Hotels.


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