GRANGEVILLE — The Elks Burger Night this month is Friday, Nov. 19, a week earlier than normal. The Burger Night will be held in conjunction with a fund-raiser for ARF, Turkey Bingo. Doors open at 5 p.m., with dinner service starting at 5:30 p.m. Turkey Bingo starts at 6:45 p.m. Burger Night …

      The Grangeville FFA Alumni chapter held a meeting on Monday, Nov. 1, in the US Bank Conference Room. It was called to order by president Earl Musick at 6:33 p.m. Ten members were present. Julia McCarthy presented the secretary’s report from Oct. 4 and Brenda Heckman presented the treasurer’s…

      Ezekial W. Walker, Army Airborne, ranger and sniper, of Grangeville, was honored with a Quilt of Valor at the Grangeville Elementary Middle School Veterans Day assembly Nov. 11.

      GRANGEVILLE — The Grangeville Senior Citizens Center meets Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at noon at the Senior Center on the truck route.

        ARF has received several grants this year to help support the spay/neuter programs. The grants help provide funding for approximately 25 percent of the costs associated with spay/neuter. We are very thankful to have the financial support of these grants received from the Innovia Foundation, …

          The Grangeville FFA Alumni chapter held a meeting on Monday, Oct. 4, in the GHS ag classroom. It was called to order by president Earl Musick at 6:34 p.m. Julia McCarthy presented the secretary’s report from August 30. Marie Heckman presented the treasurer’s report. Eric Forsmann moved to ap…

            GRANGEVILLE — The Grangeville Senior Citizens host a meal Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the senior center on the truck route at noon.

              ARF (Animal Rescue Foundation) has, in the past 18 months, helped more than 1,000 animals through the programs implemented in 2020! These programs include Trap/Neuter/Vaccinate/Return clinics (TNVR) for feral and stray cats, fostering of cats and kittens and local adoptions, spay/neuter vouc…

                The next club meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 12, at the café at the KOA, two miles east of Kamiah on U.S. Highway 12. Anyone with an interest in amateur radio is invited to attend. License exams are conducted upon request at 5:30 p.m. on Oct. 12.

                  Twin Rivers Back Country Horsemen Chapter of the Back Country Horsemen of Idaho recently completed rebuilding the Barnard Creek Bridge in Hells Canyon. The bridge is built strong and big enough for human, as well as equine hoof traffic. With the help of the U.S. Forest Service and their jet …

                  COTTONWOOD — Pioneer Senior Citizens meet at noon on Tuesdays at the Cottonwood Community Hall. Lunches are available through grab and go or by delivery, as well as on-site. Call Lynn Thompson by 10 a.m. Tuesday at 208-962-3231

                    The Grangeville FFA Alumni chapter kicked off the new school year on Monday, Aug. 30, in the GHS ag classroom. The meeting was called to order by vice-president Eric Forsmann at 6:35 p.m. Ten members were present. Julia McCarthy presented the secretary’s report from June 7. Brenda Heckman pr…

                    Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2021. Grangeville Elks Lodge 1825-Exulted Ruler Archi Tirado (right) presented a grant check to Jinny Cash, Idaho County Veterans Association.

                      The Kooskia Saddliers will hold an obstacle and trail challenge Sept. 18, with sign-up at 9 a.m. and start at 10 a.m. Entries are $10 for juniors up to age 13, $10 per horse for novices, and $15 per horse in the open class. Spectators are free and all are welcome.

                        Organizers say, “Hope all the gardens have been going well,” and also that there will be no Backyard Bounty meeting this month, Sept. 20. Watch for a posting for next month.

                          COTTONWOOD — Note the Pioneer Senior Citizens will host a free appreciation lunch on Sept. 21. Menu for Sept. 21 will be: roast beef, salad bar, mashed potatoes w/gravy, roasted Normandy blend, pineapple/apricot cobbler w/whipped topping and a whole wheat roll. Call Lynn Thompson at 208-962-…

                            GRANGEVILLE — Grangeville Community Foundation has opened its 2021-22 grant cycle. Nonprofit organizations that serve Grangeville and the immediate area are welcome to apply for funds for projects consistent with GCF’s mission to enrich the quality of life in Grangeville. Request a copy of t…

                            Several club members were able to help the Kooskia Fun Run by using our radios to keep the race officials appraised of the locations of the runners. Repeater work parties were held on July 20 and the 27th. The antenna was raised from 10 feet to approximately 45 feet resulting in increased coverage.

                              GRANGEVILLE — Grangeville Community Foundation has opened its 2021-22 grant cycle. Nonprofit organizations that serve Grangeville and the immediate area are welcome to apply for funds for projects consistent with GCF’s mission to enrich the quality of life in Grangeville. The foundation has …

                              Pioneer Senior Citizens: Aug. 3 - Chinese stir fry chicken, cucumbers with vinegar, peaches, rice, peanut butter cookie.

                                GRANGEVILLE — Upcoming menus for the Grangeville Senior Citizens Center meal site include the following: July 21-hot chicken sandwich with gravy, carrots, layered lettuce and pea salad, watermelon, bread; July 23-meat loaf, mashed potatoes and gravy, mixed vegetables, lettuce salad, carrots,…

                                45 Idaho County 4-H members participated in the Idaho County 4-H Food Science Day held on June 16 at Grangeville High School. 4-H members experimented with the ingredients of chocolate chip cookies and evaluated (and ate) the outcome of each recipe change.

                                Dick Seay opened the July 5th meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Gary Crea gave the prayer. Dorothy McGehee was the winner of the free dinner drawing. There were 46 meals served at the site with 34 meals home delivered. Pinochle winners were 1st, Barbara Henderson, 3,790 and 2nd, Gary…

                                Dick Seay opened the July 5th meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Gary Crea gave the prayer. Dorothy McGehee was the winner of the free dinner drawing. There were 46 meals served at the site with 34 meals home delivered. Pinochle winners were 1st, Barbara Henderson, 3,790 and 2nd, Gary…

                                  Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) held its monthly board meeting on Tuesday, June 8. Agenda topics discussed included a coming grant opportunity through the Elks, tentative TNVR (trap, neuter, vaccinate, release) dates for the fall for feral and stray cats and updates regarding animal care. So …

                                    If you have an interest in amateur radio you are welcome at our monthly meetings. The July meeting will feature photos and discussion of the Field Day results. We set up two complete radio stations powered by 12V batteries, which were charged by solar panels at the Fish Creek Pavilion south …

                                      Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) held its monthly board meeting on Tuesday, June 8. Agenda topics discussed included a coming grant opportunity through the Elks, tentative TNVR (trap, neuter, vaccinate, release) dates for the fall for feral and stray cats and updates regarding animal care. So …

                                      Lyman Gilmore opened the June 28th meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance and Shirley Crane gave the prayer. Dolores Kindall was the winner of the free dinner drawing. There were 56 meals served at the site with 34 meals home delivered. Today’s guests were Scavleff Chaffee and Zoe Cheffer. Pi…

                                        GRANGEVILLE — A cat-theme quilt was donated to ARF (Animal Rescue Foundation) and is on display at Ace Home Center. Raffle tickets for this quilt are currently being sold and the winning ticket will be drawn on Saturday, July 3, at Art in the Park, 4 p.m. Tickets are available at Ace in Gran…

                                          Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) held its monthly board meeting on Tuesday, June 8. Agenda topics discussed included a coming grant opportunity through the Elks, tentative TNVR (trap, neuter, vaccinate, release) dates for the fall for feral and stray cats and updates regarding animal care. So …

                                            Grangeville High School FFA students recently competed in state competitions.

                                              KAMIAH — The next Backyard Bounty Meeting will be held on June 21 at the Nazarene Church across from the Life Center. Bring your success stories, challenges, extra seeds and plants for sharing, questions and ideas. Don’t forget to bring your own place setting if you’re planning to join the p…

                                                The Grangeville FFA Alumni chapter held its June meeting on Monday, June 7. The meeting was called to order by president Earl Musick at 6:37 p.m. Seven members were present. Julia McCarthy presented the secretary’s report from May 4, and Brenda Heckman presented the treasurer’s report. Eric …