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RIGGINS — Quote of the week: “Over the river and through the woods, trot fast my dapple grey. Bound over the ground like a hunting hound for this is Thanksgiving Day. Over the river and through the woods now grandmother’s cap I spy. Hurrah for the fun. Is the pudding done? Hurray for the pum…

    RIGGINS — The Annual Riggins Christmas Bazaar will be held Saturday, Nov. 27, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Riggins Community Center, 121 S. Lodge Street, located behind Crump's Chevron & Jackson's Station. Rental space is $30 per 8’x6’ space. Application and fee must be received soon to hold a …

      The Annual Food Bank Cash Drive at Pine Tree Community Credit Union (in both Grangeville and Riggins) began on Oct. 1 and will run through Dec. 28, or until the desired goal is reached. For every $1 donated, PTCCU will match $1, up to $1,000 per donation. Help support families in our local c…

        RIGGINS — The Annual Riggins Christmas Bazaar will be held Saturday, Nov. 27, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Riggins Community Center, 121 S. Lodge Street, located behind Crump's Chevron & Jackson's Station. Rental space is $30 per 8’x6’ space. Application and fee must be received soon to hold a …

        RIGGINS — Quote of the week: “Over the river and through the woods and right through the barnyard gate. We seem to go so very slow. It is so hard to wait.” – ‘To Grandmother’s House We Go’. More to follow next week.

          The Annual Food Bank Cash Drive at Pine Tree Community Credit Union (in both Grangeville and Riggins) began on Oct. 1 and will run through Dec. 28, or until the desired goal is reached. For every $1 donated, PTCCU will match $1, up to $1,000 per donation. Help support families in our local c…

          Millions of unclaimed dollars sound too good to be true? It’s no scam, and for Idaho County, this share is approximately $840,000 waiting to be collected.

          RIGGINS — Quote of the week: “Over the river and through the woods to grandmother’s house we go. The horse knows the way to carry the sleigh through the white and drifted snow.” This is an old, favorite Thanksgiving song, written by Lydia Maria Child, originally published in 1844.

            RIGGINS — St. Luke’s Clinic family medicine physician, Dr. Jon Currey, is expanding his medical practice to Riggins. He joins Dr. Dave Hall, nurse practitioner Rachelle Hamell, and physical therapist, Kari St. Clair.

            RIGGINS — Quote of the week: “Train your mind to see the good in everything. Positivity is a choice. The happiness of your life depends on the quality of your thoughts.” — Image.blogspot.com.

              RIGGINS — Riggins Whitewater Market and Tourist Trap Consignment & Gift will present the first Riggins Canyon Kids Craft Fair. The fair will feature booths by kids ages 5-18 selling various wares and services. This event will take place Friday, Nov. 5, at the Riggins Community Center (12…

              RIGGINS — Quote of the week: “This is for everyone who tries… who tries to learn, tries to grow, tries to respond kindly, and wisely, tries to recognize their own issues instead of blaming everyone else. This is for everyone who tries to be their best even when they’re not feeling their best…

                RIGGINS — Riggins Whitewater Market and Tourist Trap Consignment & Gift will present the first Riggins Canyon Kids Kraft Fair. The fair will feature booths by kids ages 5-18 selling various wares and services. This event will take place Friday, Nov. 5, at the Riggins Community Center (12…

                RIGGINS — Quote of the week: “Never measure your life by possessions. Measure your life by the hearts you touched, the smiles you created, and the loved you shared.”

                  RIGGINS – The Salmon River Art Guild’s annual show in Riggins, set for October, has been canceled due to an increase in COVID-19 cases.

                  RIGGINS — Quote of the week: “Parents, coaches, teachers, friends: Teaching children how to deal with winning is almost as important as teaching them how to deal with losing. It’s also important for them to learn how to deal with injury, performance pressures, and balancing academics and ath…

                  Resident Jenna Boggan enlisted Kim Grubbs — a Wrangler Team Roping Championships 2X National All-Girl champ, WSRRA national champ all girls team, WPRA Rookie of the year Heeling, Go Rope All Girls roping 3X champ, Women’s Timed Event Champion — for a youth/beginner clinic for team roping and…

                  MyBioSource.com, a biotechnical products distribution company, conducted a survey of 3,000 people to gauge how much the general public thinks that the unvaccinated should be incentivized in order to get a jab. Idahoans, on average, agree that the unvaccinated should be paid a substantial $14…

                    RIGGINS— Headed to the Seven Devils/Windy Saddle area? The Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests (NPCNF) advises that although access to Forest Service Road 517 (FSR 517) — locally known as the Seven Devils Road — is open during Windy Shingle North timber operations, travelers may encounter …

                    Riggins Ambulance recently announced installation of the ZOLL X Series Advanced to improve care during cardiac emergencies. As stated in their Facebook post, “The ZOLL has the capabilities of obtaining a 12 Lead EKG of our patient’s heart. We are able to send that 12 Lead to the hospital bef…

                      RIGGINS— Headed to the Seven Devils/Windy Saddle area? The Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests (NPCNF) advises that although access to Forest Service Road 517 (FSR 517) — locally known as the Seven Devils Road — is open during Windy Shingle North timber operations, travelers may encounter …

                      RIGGINS — Quotes of the week: “Strength grows in those moments when you think you can’t go on, but you keep going anyway.” – ThinkPositivePower. “Never take the wisdom that comes from going through the school of hard knocks for granted! One day you will tell your story of how you overcame wh…

                      GRANGEVILLE — At the Aug. 17 Idaho County Commissioners meeting, Jerry Zumalt, Idaho County Disaster Management coordinator, explained on behalf of the Riggins ambulance that they are short of volunteers and struggle to fully staff their ambulances (based on his conversation with Cody Killma…

                      RIGGINS —- Quote of the week: “…parents, teach your children to sit with those sitting alone. Teach them to be kind. Teach them to offer their help. Teach them to encourage others. Teach them to be a friend to the lonely. Teach them to share. Teach them to look for the good. Teach them to th…

                        RIGGINS — Logging operations are under way, as of Aug. 23 on the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests’ Windy Shingle North timber sale and will continue through this winter. U.S. Forest Service officials said some delays on Forest Service Road 517 (Heaven’s Gate) may be expected.

                        RIGGINS — Quote of the week: “In my life, I’ve lived, I’ve loved, I’ve lost, I’ve hurt, I’ve trusted, I’ve made mistakes, but most of all, I’ve learned.” from Thinking Positive.

                        RIGGINS — Salmon River High School and Riggins Elementary Schools will have school registration on Monday, Aug. 9 for new students; take a certified birth certificate and a copy of immunization records. Returning students will register Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug. 10 and 11. School K-12, pres…

                        RIGGINS — Quote of the week: “Life is like a road trip – enjoy each day and don’t carry around too much baggage.” – unknown.

                          RIGGINS — Salmon River High School’s class of 1971 will hold their 50th class reunion Saturday, July 31. Dinner mixer will start at 6 p.m. MST with a roast pig dinner by Tim Heath at 7 p.m., with Bill’s jambalaya and desserts. The dinner will be held at Bill Spickelmire’s new house (Joe and …