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The Idaho County Fair, which features a wide variety of 4-H projects, a parade, talent show,…

North central Idaho features hundreds of miles of whitewater, as well as lakes, reservoirs a…

Border Days 2019 featured sunny skies and tons of events. From the rodeo to the egg toss, th…

Welcome to the Idaho County Free Press’s first Youth in Focus special section. Here you will…

In its 36th year, "Get Acquainted" is one of The Idaho County Free Press' most popular publi…

    KAMIAH – The area surrounding the St. Mary’s Medical Clinic in Kamiah is busting with activity. This is in preparation to make way for the $5-million-dollar clinic expansion that will allow St. Mary’s to accommodate more patients in the area.

      GRANGEVILLE -- The Idaho Department of Labor (IDOL) is implementing its new service model in the Grangeville region, providing direct mobile services to Grangeville, Riggins, Kamiah and Nezperce beginning Thursday, Aug. 1.

        MISSOULA, Mont. -- Eleven smokejumpers from 1961 – including Grangeville residents Neil Walstad and Tom Kovalicky -- who were trapped in a forest fire before a daring helicopter rescue saved them from a tragic end, relived the Higgins Ridge fire during a recent public event at the National M…

        A Celebration of Life for Connie Saylor Johnson will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 20 at the Wilderness Gateway. All are welcome to come share stories and enjoy a picnic meal, which will be provided. If you plan to attend, please contact the Nezperce Community Library (208-937-2458) by We…

          A firewood sale on designated areas of Craig Mt Wildlife Management Area property began July 13 and is scheduled through Aug. 30. The sale will only be on Idaho Department of Fish and Game property. IDFG is asking firewood cutters to pay attention to property boundaries and property markers,…

          Don’t miss the chance to attend a public meeting on July 30 to learn about a potentially new fall chinook salmon fishing opportunity in the Clearwater River. At this meeting, you will learn about why this fishery may be possible, and you will have the opportunity to provide your comments and…

          GRANGEVILLE – It isn’t often a national award-winning author has ties to Idaho County. Emily Ruskovich, author of the bestseller aptly named "Idaho", is an exception.

          GRANGEVILLE – It isn’t often a national award-winning author has ties to Idaho County. Emily Ruskovich, author of the bestseller aptly named "Idaho", is an exception.

            KAMIAH -- Kamiah and Kooskia Community libraries will present a Universe of Stories: Star Party Saturday, July 20, 8:30 p.m., at the Heart of the Monster site (highway 12, MP 685). The occasion is in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing. Telescopes will be available for ni…

              ELK CITY -- The Elk City Dust Devils, Framing Our Community and Friends of the Elk City School will be hosting an “Old Fashioned Sunday in the Park” on Sunday, July 21. This is in conjunction with the Elk City Wagon Road Days, Clearwater to Elk City Wagon Road Adventure Trip, that takes plac…

                GRANGEVILLE – The Idaho County Republican Central Committee will meet on Tuesday, July 16, 6 p.m. at the Grangeville Super 8 conference room. The public is invited to attend.

                  KAMIAH -- On Aug. 5, The Upriver Youth Leadership Council Youth Advisory Board (YAB) will be taking a group to the Aquatic Center in Clarkston. The bus will leave from the UYLC office, 413 Main street, at 10 a.m., and is expected to be back to Kamiah around 6 p.m. There are certain pay rates…

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