RIGGINS -- Quote for the week: “Remember all the restaurants and small businesses that you’ve asked for years and years to donate to your clubs, events, and organizations? They’re calling in a favor. Answer Call.” by Johnson Nation. So, shop, eat, grocery up, fuel up, coffee up, and stay at …

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RIGGINS -- Quote for the week: “School Supply List for 2020-2021: patience, flexibility, deep breaths, calmness, cooperation, encouragement, positivity, understanding, compassion, respect, and kindness.” to name a few. (Unable to find author.) These are needed supplies by teachers and staff,…

RIGGINS -- Quote for the week: “Play in the river, walk barefoot on the sand, dance under the moon and stars, and you’ll likely find that very little is needed to live a happy life.” Brooke Hampton.

RIGGINS -- My quote for the week: “Fear does not stop death. It stops life. And worrying does not take away tomorrow’s troubles. It takes away today’s peace.” sent to me from a friend.

RIGGINS -- My quote for the week: “I will teach you in a room. I will teach you now on Zoom. I will teach you in your house. I will teach you with a mouse. I will teach you here or there. I will teach you because I care.” Tough decisions are being made by teachers and parents, administrators…

    The Idaho Division of Veteran Services will have a veterans’ advocate in Riggins on Tuesday, Aug. 4, and in Grangeville on Thursday, Aug. 6. The Riggins meet is 10 a.m.-4 p.m. (MT) at the Salmon River Heritage Center (green building behind Gem Stop), 109 South Lodge Street. The Grangeville m…

    RIGGINS -- My quote for the week: “Maybe when Social Distancing is a thing of the past, we’ll Hug a little harder, Hold on a little longer, and Remember that nothing matters more than the time we spend with the people we love.” By Lori Deschene.

    RIGGINS -- My weekly quote: “Be careful what you water your dreams with. Water them with worry and fear and you will produce weeds that choke the life from your dreams. Water them with optimism and solutions and you will cultivate success. Always be on the lookout for ways to turn a problem …

    Maxed out on screen time and looking for a break? With restrictions for COVID-19 being lifted, libraries are reopening in local communities. Some changes will be in place, but the public will be able to resume accessing computers and information.

    After the past few months of homeschooling and social isolation, a welcome change has come to many local communities with the start of summer reading programs. Libraries across the region are set to begin activities with some new safety guidelines in place, and some events are under way. Dai…

    Quote of the week: closing pages from “Everything I Need to Know I Learned From a Golden Book”. “Let your children know you love them. Work hard. Play hard. But not too hard. Do no harm. Be proud of your country. Don’t let the parade pass you by! Think big! Toot your own horn! Harvest. Give …

      RIGGINS -- A new SCAT machine in Riggins has been completed and that the facility will open to the public today, June 10, the Salmon River Ranger District of the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests announced Monday.

      RIGGINS -- Quote of the week: continuing, “Everything I need to Know to learned From a Golden Book.” “Weren’t you going to learn how to swim? Cultivate contentment. Take a mental health day now and then. Give in to a good cry. You’ll feel better afterwards. Get plenty of Sleep, too. Go fly a…

      RIGGINS – In a special meeting held Tuesday, May 26, the Salmon River Joint School District 243 board of trustees voted unanimously to hire additional personnel to address staffing needs.

      RIGGINS -- Quote of the week: continuing on from the book, “Everything I need to Know to learned From a Golden Book.” “Go ahead and make a big deal over your birthday… (or graduation since it is that time of year). Dress up and go dancing…any kind of dancing…even your own home! Make somethin…

      RIGGINS -- Quote of the week: continuing on from the book, “Everything I need to Know to learned From a Golden Book.” “Is your life starting to feel like a circus?…Start planning that dream trip! Soon you’ll be on your way. Be open to making new friends…even if you’re very, very shy. Steer c…

      RIGGINS -- Quote of the week is the motto for the SRHS Class of 2020: “Last of the Best.” Congratulations to each of you, and best wishes on your future as you walk from the halls of SRHS to life beyond the walls of the Salmon River Canyon.

      RIGGINS – “We have three main needs,” for the coming year, Salmon River Joint School District 243 Superintendent Jim Doramus at the April 20 board meeting. The meeting was made available via a YouTube video.

      RIGGINS -- Quote of the week: continuing on from the book, “Everything I need to Know to learned From a Golden Book.” “Is your life starting to feel like a circus?…Use your imagination. Look up…and savor the seasons as they roll around. Stay Curious, Take in some culture once in a while. Lea…

        RIGGINS --On March 24, Stephen Hackler’s appointment as the Northwest Regional Coordinator for Royal Rangers Ministry was approved by the Executive Presbytery of the Assemblies of God to fill the unexpired term of Lloyd Fillis. This term will expire March 31, 2021. In addition, Hackler will …

        RIGGINS -- Happy Mother’s Day to all you wonderful mothers and grandmothers! Mothers are beautiful just being who they are. I received a touching poem about mothers who have left this world by You Are Very Special: “If Roses grow in Heaven. If Roses grow in Heaven, Lord, please pick a bunch …

        RIGGINS -- Quote of the week: “Is your life starting to feel like a circus? Don’t panic…Today’s a new day! Get dressed first thing. (Sweatpants are bad for morale. Put on something nice!) Have some pancakes. Get some exercise every day. Frolic. Daydream. Go for a joyride! Stargaze. Stroll. B…

        RIGGINS -- Quote of the week: “If nature has made you a giver, your hands are born open, and so is your heart; and though there may be times when your hands are empty, your heart is always full, and you can give things out of that-warm things, kind things, sweet things-help and comfort and l…

        RIGGINS -- Quote of the week on April Fool’s Day: ”It is the ability to take a joke, not make one, that proves you have sense of humor.” by Max Eastman.  It really does not seem like a good time for April Fool’s Joke.

        RIGGINS -- To begin this week’s news, I want to share a word picture of beauty and joy and happiness right here in Riggins…the picture is of the bright green lawns, the yellow daffodils, the brilliant yellow forsythia, the white apricot blossoms, the grape hyacinths, the purple and gold croc…

          The Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests is looking for volunteers who are enthusiastic about sharing the benefits of National Forest System lands to work as volunteer campground hosts on the forest this summer. This year, the Forest Service is seeking volunteer campground hosts at the foll…

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