GRANGEVILLE – As of 3:30 p.m. Thursday, April 2, Syringa Hospital has sent out 22 COVID-19 tests thus far and 12 have been returned from the laboratory -- all negative.

      (April 1, 1:30 p.m.) Secretary of State Lawerence Denney will hold a press conference today at 4 p.m. MST in the Lincoln Auditorium of the Capitol building to answer questions on Governor Brad Little’s latest proclamation detailing how the primary election will be carried out.

        (April 1, 12:45 p.m.) Public Health – Idaho North Central District (PH-INCD) has confirmed the first case of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) in Latah County. There are now 12 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in North Central Idaho.

          Public Health – Idaho North Central District (PH-INCD) has confirmed a second case of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) in Idaho County. There are now eleven confirmed cases of COVID-19 in north central Idaho.

            GRANGEVILLE – Syringa Hospital Chief Nursing Officer Alex Frei reported at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 31, the number of COVID-19 tests so far sent out by the hospital is 18. Of those, eight have been returned to the hospital and all are negative.

              In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the IHSAA is announcing the mandatory suspension/postponement of activities, will continue through April 20. This date aligns with the recommendations from the Idaho State Board of Education's "soft closure" of schools. The IHSAA will continue to monitor…

              In light of the current ongoing pandemic, there have been many recent life altering changes that have caused an increase in stress for all of us, including the concept of social distancing. Day in and day out, we hear ever changing information about COVID-19, and how it is affecting our comm…

                IDAHO COUNTY – Parents across the nation got creative recently in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak to entertain their children while maintaining social distancing.

                  Access to the Idaho careline is changing because of the Idaho’s COVID-19 response. Calls are no longer handled by a live agent. Note the following options that are available when a person calls the Idaho careline. To access an agent for a referral to Navigation, press 0.

                    Grangeville Gun Club's annual six-week shoot has been pushed back due to the statewide stay-home order Gov. Brad Little issued last week. Sign-up and practice will be 5 p.m. May 5 at the gun club, and the competition begins May 12. Details are posted at the gun club and online at grangeville…

                      RIGGINS - The Salmon River Cowboys Association Inc. said they would like to contribute efforts to do everything possible to slow and halt the COVID-19 pandemic. With that in mind, they have decided to cancel the May 2020 Riggins Rodeo, an event that has been supporting its community for near…

                        (March 27, 4:25) The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare (DHW) has announced a new toll-free number for Idahoans to call with questions about COVID-19 or the Statewide Stay-Home Order. The number, 1-888-330-3010, will be staffed Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. The number will be i…

                          (March 27, 1:35 p.m.) Effective March 28, all developed campgrounds and certain other recreation sites on the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests have been closed indefinitely for the health and safety of visitors and staff. A full list of restricted areas is available online at www.fs.usd…

                            (9:30 a.m. March 27) The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ), Idaho Department of Lands (IDL), and Idaho Department of Health and Welfare (DHW) remind the public to refrain from all nonessential open burning activities as communities respond to the spread of the novel coronavirus…

                              GRANGEVILLE — Beginning Friday, March 27, the City of Grangeville will be closing playgrounds in all city parks, the skate park, baseball fields and basketball courts to mitigate and prevent the spread of COVID-19.

                                (5 p.m. March 26) GRANGEVILLE – Focusing on the well-being of staff and community and in response to Governor Little’s stay at home order, the Grangeville office of Community Action Partnership (CAP) will be closed March 26-April 15. CAP will not be providing services out of this office; how…

                                  GRANGEVILLE -- Central Idaho Art Association has decided to cancel its 53rd Spring Art Show set for April 22, 23, 24 and 25, due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) threat and the State of Idaho shutdown.

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