COTTONWOOD – “Remember to thank all those people who made this year’s fair happen – it was a lot of work,” Grangeville High School FFA advisor and agricultural sciences teacher Katie Mosman Wilson said at the Idaho County Fair Aug. 21. “We are grateful to our amazing and supportive community.”

Dick Seay opened the Aug. 24th meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Donna Wadley gave the prayer. E.G. Akins was the winner of the free dinner drawing. There were 45 meals served at the site, 18 grab & go meals, and 36 hot meals were home delivered. Pinochle winners were Beth Parish…

Mariel Arnzen opened the August 25 meeting of the Pioneer Senior Citizens with the Pledge of Allegiance. Joe Didier led the dinner prayer.

Remi and Rylie Arnzen participate in the Grangeville Centennial Library Story Walk. Join in before it ends Sept. 30. Stop by the library at 215 W. North Street (next to Grangeville City Hall) to pick up a list of participating businesses, listed in order or book pages, or clip the following:…

Dick Seay opened the Aug. 17th meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Patty Myers gave the prayer. Robin Strong was the winner of the free dinner drawing. There were 34 meals served at the site, 24 grab & go meals, and 36 meals home delivered. Pinochle winners were Barbara Henderson, …

    Grangeville Smash Bash Softball Tournament, a fund-raiser for Idaho County Schools, has been scheduled Sept. 11-13. Entry is $250 per team for up to 16 teams. Contact Ron at 208-713-7758 or Casey at 208-989-6686.

    Dick Seay opened the August 10th meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance. E.G. Akins was the winner of the free dinner drawing. There were 28 meals served at the site, 18 grab & go meals, and 37 meals home delivered. Pinochle winners were E.G. Akins, 6,030 and Barbara Henderson, 5,690.

      GRANGEVILLE -- Grangeville Farmers’ Market will be hosting a free market day Saturday, Aug. 22, at Pioneer Park. Persons/vendors wishing to have a booth to sell items, provide information or services may set up at 8:30 a.m. for no charge. No yard sale items or political booths. Check in with…

        GRANGEVILLE -- Idaho County Recycling, Grangeville Center, is looking for a new site manager. They will manage drop offs, pick-ups, online site presence, volunteer sign ups and COVID-19 related health risk in relation to recycling. This is a compensated volunteer position.

        Mariel Arnzen opened the August 4 meeting of the Pioneer Senior Citizens with the Pledge of Allegiance while Joe Didier led the dinner prayer.

        Dick Seay opened the August 3rd meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Patsy Myers gave the prayer. Jamy Spengler was the winner of the free dinner drawing. There were 36 meals served at the site, 14 grab & go meals, and 36 meals home delivered. Pinochle winners were Maria Camacho, 4,…

          At the July meeting we discussed Field Day results and upcoming activities. We would like to congratulate Dan Majors for passing the technician class examination on July 31.

          The Lively Livestock 4-H Club met on July 20 at the Fairview Dumpsters. They cleaned up the trash surrounding the dumpsters and talked about the upcoming fair and the trash pickup. They also set a date for a record book meeting in August and set up a schedule for working in the 4-H Fair Food…

            Lyman Gilmore opened the July 20th meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Shirley Crane gave the prayer. Wanda Pilant was the winner of the free dinner drawing. There were 45 meals served at the site, 24 grab & go meals and 38 meals home delivered. Today’s guest was Walter Edwards. Pi…

              The Pioneer Senior Citizens held their weekly meeting Tuesday, July 21 at Cottonwood. There were 24 meals served with 42 home deliveries. Marie Sprute won the free meal.

              The Pioneer Senior Citizens held their weekly meeting Tuesday, July 21 at Cottonwood. There were 24 meals served with 42 home deliveries. Marie Sprute won the free meal.

              Lyman Gilmore opened the July 20th meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Shirley Crane gave the prayer. Wanda Pilant was the winner of the free dinner drawing. There were 45 meals served at the site, 24 grab & go meals and 38 meals home delivered. Today’s guest was Walter Edwards. Pi…

                On Monday, July 6, the CV Go Getters 4-H club completed their community service project. With the help of the Kooskia city maintenance manager (Carlos Martinez) they repainted the Kooskia park bleachers. Carlos provided the paint, rollers, brushes, and paint trays as well as guidelines on ho…

                The Pioneer Senior Citizens held their weekly meeting Tuesday, July 14 at Cottonwood. There were 23 meals served with 50 home deliveries. Theresa Sonnen won the free meal. Vera Holthaus shared a joke with the group.

                Dick Seay opened the July 13th meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Shirley Crane gave the prayer. Ted Klinsmith was the winner of the free dinner drawing. There were 40 meals served at the site, 15 grab & go meals, and 42 meals home delivered. Pinochle winners were Carol Martin, 5,…

                  ELK CITY -- VFW Wilderness Post Auxiliary 8311 held its annual installation of officers July 16, in Elk City. Outgoing president, Sharon McKee, officiated the proceedings.

                  There was no report this week from the July 7 meeting of the Pioneer Senior Citizens.

                  Dick Seay opened the July 6th meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Gary Crea gave the prayer. Karla Ketola was the winner of the free dinner drawing. There were 36 meals served at the site with 23 grab & go meals. There were 38 meals home delivered. Pinochle winners were Dolores Kin…

                    ARF held its monthly board meeting July 7.  Syni Brent, of Corgipalooza Rescue, was a guest speaker and presented information about her rescue group, how she got started and how her group works to train dogs who have behavioral issues.  Syni has a passion for "herding dogs back to joy" and w…

                      Field Day was a success this year. Although less contacts were made than in past years, contacts were made with Alaska and Hawaii in the west and the East Coast from New Hampshire to Florida. Results and ways to improve next will be discussed at the July meeting.

                        The local Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation banquet previously rescheduled for May 30 has been moved to July 18. Dinner will be at 5 p.m. at the Elks Lodge in Grangeville, $30 for members or $65 for individual meal plus membership. Contact Susan Harries, 208-983-0995.

                          Field Day was a success this year. Although less contacts were made than in past years, contacts were made with Alaska and Hawaii in the west and the East Coast from New Hampshire to Florida. Results and ways to improve next will be discussed at the July meeting.

                          Dick Seay opened the June 15 meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Shirley Crane gave the prayer. Tom Satre was the winner of the free dinner drawing. There were 55 meals served at the site with 39 hot meals home delivered and 25 grab & go meals. Pinochle winners were Ed Hale, 5,310 …

                          Mariel Arnzen opened the June 23 meeting of the Pioneer Senior Citizens with the Pledge of Allegiance and Joe Didier led the dinner prayer. There were no guests this week. There were 25 meals served with 45 home deliveries. Mariel Arnzen won the free meal.

                            The local Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation banquet previously rescheduled for May 30 has been moved to July 18. Dinner will be at 5 p.m. at the Elks Lodge in Grangeville, $30 for members or $65 for individual meal plus membership. Contact Susan Harries, 208-983-0995.

                              The Governor’s Salmon Workgroup had planned to meet in Riggins July 8-9. Now, the group will meet remotely via Zoom those days. The upcoming workgroup meeting will be the ninth in the series. The workgroup will hold several additional meetings throughout 2020. Information about past workgrou…

                              Dick Seay opened the June 22nd meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Gary Crea gave the prayer. Susan Groves was the winner of the free dinner drawing. There were 40 meals served at the site and 41 meals home delivered, also 16 grab & go meals. Pinochle winners were Carol Martin, 5,5…

                                Mariel Arnzen opened the June 23 meeting of the Pioneer Senior Citizens with the Pledge of Allegiance and Joe Didier led the dinner prayer. There were no guests this week. There were 25 meals served with 45 home deliveries. Mariel Arnzen won the free meal.

                                Dick Seay opened the June 15th meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Shirley Crane gave the prayer. Tom Satre was the winner of the free dinner drawing. There were 55 meals served at the site with 39 hot meals home delivered and 25 grab & go meals. Pinochle winners were Ed Hale, 5,31…

                                  KAMIAH -- Youth Leadership Council (UYLC) Youth Advisory Board (YAB) is sending a bus to Silverwood Wednesday, Aug. 12. The bus will load at 7:45 a.m., and leave at 8 a.m. It will leave Silverwood to return home at 9 p.m. The tickets are discounted, and cost $25. A meal plan and drink band a…

                                    GRANGEVILLE – Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) is determined to continue its mission to build a local animal shelter that will serve our local communities.

                                      The Idaho Community Foundation’s North Regional Council recently selected 61 community organizations to receive more than $245,000 through its Forever Idaho grant cycle.

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