GRANGEVILLE – Mountain View School District (MVSD) board chair Lot Smith and trustee Rebecca Warden came head-to-head with teachers and Central Idaho Education Association (CIEA) members Char McKinney and Carey Draper for another shot at negotiations Monday, April 1.

    GRANGEVILLE -- The 4th and 5th grade students at Grangeville Elementary Middle School will be performing the musical, "The Adventures of Lewis and Clark," on three different days by three different casts. The public is encouraged to come in and see these performances. Tuesday, April 23, (Van…

      KOOSKIA -- Registration for new students entering kindergarten through fifth grade at Clearwater Valley Elementary School for the 2019-20 school year, will be Wednesday, April 24. A 20-minute informal evaluation is part of the registration process. Call CVES at 208-926-4311 to reserve an app…

      Grangeville High School held its prom Saturday, April 13. Voted queen and king are seniors (L-R) Paige Lindsley and Hunter Schoo.

        KOOSKIA -- Registration for new students entering kindergarten through fifth grade at Clearwater Valley Elementary School for the 2019-20 school year, will be Wednesday, April 24. A 20-minute informal evaluation is part of the registration process. Call CVES at 208-926-4311 to reserve an app…

        Audriana Fischer spent her spring break at Grangeville Health and Rehabilitation helping residents keep their hands soft. This is her third year spending her spring break at GHR. “She is great help. I am so fortunate to have coworkers willing to share their kids with me,” said activities dir…

          KOOSKIA -- Registration for new students entering kindergarten through fifth grade at Clearwater Valley Elementary School for the 2019-20 school year, will be Wednesday, April 24. A 20-minute informal evaluation is part of the registration process. Call CVES at 208-926-4311 to reserve an app…

            Salmon River High School student Amelia Chapman is pictured here at the state basketball games playing the National Anthem on the violin (above) and in a portrait (right) afterwards. 

            Kooskia’s Clearwater Valley High School student Preston Amerman takes some time away from the sound board during the school’s musical Hello, Dolly! to practice some Christmas tunes on his recorder March 6.

            More than 20 acts rocked the stage for Grangeville Elementary Middle School 2019 talent show. Music teacher Mrs. Carla Astle auditioned a variety of acts with the winners making the cut for the Thursday, March 14, show.

            GRANGEVILLE – Despite voiced trepidation, Mountain View School District 244 board members voted 3-2 to set the 2019-20 levy at $3,090,048 at the Monday, March 18, meeting. Superintendent Marc Scheibe recommended the $3 million amount.

              GRANGEVILLE – The Grangeville High School band and choir concert is set for tonight, Wednesday, March 20, 7 p.m., at the high school multipurpose room.

                GRANGEVILLE -- Mountain View School District 244 school board will meet in Grangeville Monday, March 18, 5:30 p.m., at the Grangeville High School library. Note the meeting location has changed from the district office.

                KAMIAH – “I am adamantly opposed to re-running the levy,” Kamiah Joint School District 304 Superintendent Steve Higgins said Wednesday morning, March 13, following the failing of the previous day’s levy. “I think the democratic process has taken its course.”

                  The Employees of the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests are offering four $1,000 scholarships to seniors in six communities where local Forest Service offices are located. Graduating seniors with a minimum 2.75 GPA seeking to continue their education at an academic, vocational or trade in…

                  Sts. Peter and Paul librarian Teresa Seloske reads to a student Friday, March 1, in celebration of Dr. Suess’ birthday the following day.

                  GRANGEVILLE -- My Catholic school helps me be a better person in many things that I do, whether it’s helping others or even writing this essay. Catholic schools also help me learn many things that I would not typically learn in public schools such as learning about the Bible and all of its s…

                  BOISE -- More than 1,400 students statewide competed in Boise at the State BPA (Business Professionals of America) Conference March 9-10. Those who qualified for the national event are invited to Anaheim. Calif., May 1-5.

                  KOOSKIA -- In 1890s New York City, the brash, but also charming widow Dolly Levi is a socialite-turned-matchmaker. Her current clients seeking assistance are the difficult mogul, Horace Vandergelder, and a young artist named Ambrose, who is in love with Horace's niece, Ermengarde.

                    GRANGEVILLE – Grangeville Elementary Middle School (GEMS) PTO will be host to a Family Fun Day Saturday, March 9, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at GEMS. All are invited.

                    BOISE -- Last Tuesday, Feb. 26, the House State Affairs Committee introduced a bill that would allow citizens with enhanced license to carry concealed weapons in public schools without disclosure to school personnel.

                    Students from Grangeville, Clearwater Valley and Salmon River high schools will all head to Boise this weekend, March 7-9, for the state Business Professionals of America (BPA) competition.

                      A total of 175 Idaho 4-H members heard from the state’s top leaders during the Know Your Government Conference (KYG) in Boise Feb. 16-18 during the Presidents Day Holiday. The Idaho County 4-H Program sent seven delegates to the conference this year.

                      Grangeville High School’s HOSA (Health Occupations Student Association) donated $357 to the Idaho County Veterans Center Feb. 19. The group, represented here by chapter president Jill Smith, GHS senior, handing money to veteran Lucky Gallegos, held a variety of bake sales to raise the money.…

                        Mountain View School District 244’s school board meeting set for tonight, 5:30 p.m., at Kooskia’s Clearwater Valley High School has been rescheduled for tomorrow, Tuesday, Feb. 26, at the Grangeville District Office, 5:30 p.m. The change is due to poor weather conditions.

                          NAMPA — Northwest Nazarene University’s Office of Academic Affairs recently announced 409 undergrad students and 260 graduate students have been named to the dean’s list for the 2018 fall semester.

                          GRANGEVILLE – Was it boarding house owner Mrs. Fitzwilliam in the library? Crime writer Anguish Crispie at her writing desk? Perhaps the famous actress, Fay Strange with the southern twang who committed a crime using her worldly wiles. Or maybe … it was the directionally challenged, forgetfu…

                          Sts. Peter and Paul School 7th and 8th grade class participated in the “Souper Bowl of Caring” last weekend. They collected this car full of food and $350 for the Camas Prairie Food Bank. They would like to thank the community for their generosity. “We were overwhelmed with kindness as we co…

                          Grangeville students told the story of The Emperor’s New Clothes in song and dance last Friday evening, Feb. 8, at Grangeville Elementary School. The performance was organized by Missoula Children’s Theater and co-sponsored by The Kids Klub.

                          KOOSKIA – Chaos and tension punctuate each video cut as two young men search and run through forests, something red spatters across a tree, and a shocking moment of discovery is made. Could it be the legendary Bigfoot, the Sasquatch?

                            KAMIAH -- On Jan. 16, the Kamiah Joint School District 304 school board approved the recommendation by Superintendent Steve Higgins to run the maintenance and operations levy election for $500,000.

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