GRANGEVILLE – “I want to address [rumors in the community] what the VA is telling veterans,” said Syringa trustee Steve Didier at the Jan. 22 board meeting. “They are saying we [Syringa] refused to sign the local VA contract and that is false.”
GRANGEVILLE – Area residents seeking the perfect, handmade gift now have another option.
Idaho County residents are expected to face more snow, severe winds and icy roads the rest of this week and into next week.
District Court arraignments are set Feb. 25 for two Greencreek sisters charged with attempting to contract the murder of a neighbor.
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.
Recent winter storms have been good for Grangeville's Snowhaven Ski Area, putting fresh powder across the hill for eager skiers and snowboarders. Pictured here were recreationists enjoying Saturday afternoon, Feb. 9.
GRANGEVILLE – Passage was unanimous by the Grangeville City Council last week for both an ordinance and policy establishing a cross-connection process of protections and testing for water systems – both private and public – serviced by the municipality.
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 – The pieces all came together perfectly, Camden Schacher said.
GRANGEVILLE – Medicaid expansion, education funding and minimum wage were among the topics up for discussion at last week’s Pizza and Politics event. Rep. Mat Erpelding (D), minority leader (Dist. 19A, Boise) addressed nearly 40 people who attended last Thursday evening at The Gallery in Gra…
GRANGEVILLE – “You had a very good year,” accountant Carl Swenson told the Syringa Hospital board Tuesday, Jan. 22.
GRANGEVILLE – More than 75 people attended the Pine Tree Community Credit Union (PTCCU) 63rd annual membership meeting at the Elks Lodge Saturday, Jan. 26.
Snow load on power lines from a late Sunday winter storm led to an outage that disrupted service to approximately 6,000 utility customers for nearly three hours that night.
Students at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic School in Grangeville participated in the Two Minute Talent Show Jan. 31, as part of Catholic Schools’ Week. Winners in the talent show were the following:
Stolen vehicles, a torched home, and a trail of crime across two states.
GRANGEVILLE – A group of more than 45 people crowded into the Mountain View School District 244 district office meeting room Tuesday, Jan. 22, for the regular monthly board meeting.
GRANGEVILLE – After a year-and-a-half at the helm of The Melting Pot, Joel Gomez feels he is in a good place to offer great food to the community.
GRANGEVILLE – In the works since last fall, a cross-control check program goes before the Grangeville City Council next week to establish a process of protections and testing for the municipal water system.
CALDWELL – Former Grangeville resident Travis Spencer was recently selected to participate in the 2019 EMS Leadership of Tomorrow executive training program.
GRANGEVILLE – “Idaho’s too great to hate” and “build a bridge, not a wall!” could be heard Saturday, Jan. 19, as more than 50 people braved rain and cold to march from Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, downtown Grangeville and back.
GRANGEVILLE – It’s the same faces but new roles for two City of Grangeville employees.
Starting Jan. 1, all U.S. hospitals were required to list their medical service prices on-line. However, hospitals are warning these dollar amounts may not be exactly what they seem.
GRANGEVILLE -- TLC4Vets and their families will be hosting an event at the Idaho County Veterans Center in Grangeville from 5 to 6 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 15. Veterans are invited to enjoy a complimentary dinner sponsored by Trinity Lutheran Church and Thrivent Financial Services.
KOOSKIA – Two Lewiston residents received injures in a single-vehicle crash on Toll Road last Saturday, Feb. 9.
MOSCOW – Nearly 2,600 students qualified for the University of Idaho's Dean’s List for the fall 2018 semester. To be included in the Dean’s List, U of I students must maintain at least a 3.5 GPA on a minimum of 12 graded credits during the semester. The fall 2018 semester ended Dec. 14.
GRANGEVILLE -- Join the Emperor, his friends and subjects, and the busy Silkworms this Friday, Feb. 8, when the Missoula Children's Theatre and more than 50 local students present an original musical adaptation of the Hans Christian Andersen classic, The Emperor’s New Clothes.
Idaho ranks seventh for having the worst drivers in the nation.
GRANGEVILLE -- The public is invited to join Syringa Hospital and Clinics staff for a presentation on Wednesday, Feb. 13, at the Soltman Center from 12:15-12:45 p.m. Feel free to bring lunch.
Court hearings are pending for Dillan Smith of Grangeville and Jessica Brunmeier of Harpster, who were arrested Jan. 23 following a traffic stop, during which a Nez Perce County Sheriff’s deputy received minor injuries from the discharge of a pen gun.
GRANGEVILLE -- An audition will be held for the Missoula Children's Theatre’s production of The Emperor’s New Clothes Monday, Feb. 4, at Grangeville Elementary Middle School multipurpose room from 3:15 to 5:15 p.m. Those auditioning should arrive at 3:15 and plan to stay for the full two hou…
Cornerstone Christian Learning Center students in Grangeville had a special visitor Jan. 2. Savannah Thanstrom is a junior in the nursing program at Northwest Nazarene University in Nampa. She spoke to all the kids, preschool through grade three, about washing their hands and healthy foods t…
Trappers can check in bobcat pelts in Grangeville to meet the mandatory bobcat tagging requirement on Feb. 13 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Senior Citizens Center, 108 N. State St. This will be in conjunction with the big-game open house meeting.
Hunters can share their thoughts and preferences for the 2019 big game seasons.
GRANGEVILLE – Following a huge success last year, the Grangeville Youth Wrestling Crab Feed is set to make this year’s event even better.
This in from Jeff Kutner, Grangeville Chamber of Commerce: “Be aware that the scammers are out pretending to be Avista Utilites, saying that your electricity is going to be cut off within the hour for nonpayment. This is a scam. They also make it seem like they are calling from Avista's 800 …
One in eight Idahoans goes to bed hungry each night, according to the Idaho Food Bank. Pine Tree Community Credit Union (PTCCU) is providing a helping hand to make sure Idaho County’s residents are not hungry.
Idaho County approved budget changes for spending on airport grounds equipment and courthouse records digitization.
Last Monday, the Grangeville City Council had its first look at a draft cross-control policy that would implement state-mandated procedures to protect the municipal water system. The draft remains a work in progress, with suggested changes to be put in a revised draft set for council review later this month.
Idaho County officials who ran unopposed for election in 2018 were sworn in and took the oath of office in a short ceremony preceding the Monday, Jan. 14 commissioners’ meeting at the Idaho County Courthouse in Grangeville.
Non-profit organization Hope Center received a $520 donation from the Idaho County Sheriff’s Office last Friday, Jan. 11, at its Grangeville office.
“The first mid-term report showed we are 59 students down,” chair Lot Smith said at the Dec. 17 Mountain View School District 244 board meeting that about 135 people attended. He explained this decrease in average daily attendance (ADA) would cost the district $615,000.
A White Bird man sought on a Nez Perce County warrant netted felony charges last week after allegedly fleeing from law enforcement and hiding within a north side Grangeville home.
Prison time is pending for a Kamiah man sentenced this month in connection to a 2017 fatality crash.
Idaho County finally had its New Year 2019 baby.
Hunter ed classes are scheduled Feb. 4-16 and March 4-16 in Grangeville.
The Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) will maintain the speed status quo on U.S. Highway 95 and retain a 45-mph zone entering south into Grangeville. This determination responds to a citizen petition submitted in November requesting to extend the 35 mph zones to improve highway safety.
Those who believe in the inclusion and equality of all people regardless of race, religion, ethnicity, gender or social class are invited to join the People’s March- Grangeville on Saturday, Jan. 19. The date was chosen to coincide with both the national women’s march and Martin Luther King Day weekend.
The Idaho County Commission – which met Monday, Jan. 7, due to holiday scheduling – approved sending direct mail that seeks formal objections to a nomination the Nez Perce Tribe advanced last year.
Elk Mountain Logging, owned by Jeff Adams of Grangeville, was featured in the November 2018 edition of the trade magazine “Loggers World.” “Elk Mountain Logging in Grangeville is an operation of five loggers and enjoys the services of six owner-operator truck drivers to keep the logs moving to the mill,” the article states.
Vintage Youth rang in 2019 with a performance for a full-house crowd at the New Year’s Eve grand opening of The Trails Restaurant & Lounge in downtown Grangeville.
“This is a temporary closure to maintain safety for all the citizens and the contractor,” according to city administrator Tonya Kennedy. Public safety and heavy truck traffic in this area – accessed off the Grangeville Salmon Road — are the main concerns.
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