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Pigskin Prognosticators Week 10: Short trip, large crowd may give GHS the edge

In Grangeville, it’s a common belief that the 2012 and 2013 Class 2A title games may well have been played at GHS — that no one other than the Bulldogs gave repeat champion Declo a game during either title run.

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Hunt auction benefits ‘Wounded Warriors’

Edd and Leanne Woslum of Yellow Wolf Ranch, near White Bird, donated a white tail hunt for the Wild Sheep Foundation’s auction in February.

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First Deer

Laura Fischer of Grangeville recently got her first deer while hunting with her father, Idaho Dept. of Fish and Game district conservation officer George Fischer.

Four wolf trapping courses slated

Idaho rules require prospective wolf trappers to successfully complete a Wolf Trapper Certification course before they can purchase wolf trapping tags.

Coho, chinook harvests end this week

The historic, first time ever season for coho salmon in Idaho will end for the year Sunday, Nov. 16 in the Clearwater River basin.

Ski swap set for Nov. 22

Snowhaven Ski and Tubing Area’s annual ski swap has been scheduled for 9 a.m. Nov. 22 at the Grangeville High School cafeteria.

Night Shoot: Uhlorn closes in on Jungert

Weather for the fourth week of Cottonwood Gun Club’s six-week night shoot was clear and cool.

Upland birds going strong

Several upland bird seasons remain open: California and bobwhite quail through Jan. 31; chukar and gray partridge through Jan. 31; pheasants through Dec. 31; forest grouse through Dec. 31.

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State Champions! Prairie claims school’s first volleyball title

Starting in the mid-1990s and continuing until last week, Troy and Genesee put together an impressive run: 12 of the past 18 class 1A division titles. But Prairie will mark 2014 as the year when a senior-led squad directed by Whitepine League “coach of the year” Cheyenne Hudson topped both the league and the state.

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Next stop: YellowstoneBulldogs plot 900-mile trip to North Fremont

Before Max Cawley recovered a Nampa Christian player's fumble midway through the first quarter of Grangeville's 47-13 first round victory last Friday night, Oct. 31, the Bulldogs and the Trojans had traded possessions.

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Dome to host PHS quarterfinal game

Wallace had Prairie in a tough spot once during an 80-26 Pirates last Thursday night, Oct. 30. The Pirates were backed up against their own goal line after a defensive stand deep in their own territory.

Kubs bust Mustangs

Stops were hard to come by for both defenses on a night the teams combined to score a Franklin’s worth, but Kamiah’s offense cashed in on runs by Parker Whipple, Ryker Grimm and Taylor McAlister to give KHS its first playoff win since the state championship game two years ago.

Ski swap set for Nov. 22

Snowhaven Ski and Tubing Area’s annual ski swap has been scheduled for 9 a.m. Nov. 22 at the Grangeville High School cafeteria.

Night Shoot: Uhlorn closes in on Jungert

Weather for the third week of Cottonwood Gun Club’s six-week night shoot was clear and cool.

GHS bounced by West Side, Nampa

Though the Bulldogs were eliminated on the first day of play at state, coach Kelcey Edwards counts Grangeville’s trip to the 2A volleyball tournament as a positive experience for a team that will return players at most positions next year.