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RIGGINS — Quote of the week: “All is not canceled. Sunshine is not canceled. Love is not canceled. Relationships are not canceled. Naps are not canceled. Devotion is not canceled. Music is not canceled. Dancing is not canceled. Imagination is not canceled. Conversations are not canceled. Hop…

    RIGGINS — The annual Riggins Christmas Bazaar with Santa visiting from 3-4 p.m. ,will be held Saturday, Nov. 28, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., at the Riggins Community Center, 121 S. Lodge Street, right behind the Jackson Gas Station. Space rental is $30 per space; application and fees need to be sen…

      RIGGINS — Plans are under way for Riggins’ annual city tree lighting. The date is Saturday, Nov. 28, at Two Rivers Coffee Roasters., 616 S. Main Street, 5:30 p.m. Caroling, a visit from Santa, hay rides and refreshments will be part of the evening’s plans.

        RIGGINS — The Idaho Division of Veteran Services will have a veterans’ advocate in Riggins on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., (MST) at the Salmon River Heritage Center (green building behind Gem Stop), 109 South Lodge Street.

        RIGGINS — Quote of the week: “When the world feels like an emotional roller coaster, steady yourself with simple rituals. Do the dishes. Fold the laundry. Water the plants. Rake the leaves. Split the wood. Take a walk. Simplicity attracts wisdom.” Add your own simple ritual.

          RIGGINS — The annual Riggins Christmas Bazaar with Santa visiting from 3-4 p.m. ,will be held Saturday, Nov. 28, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. ,at the Riggins Community Center, 121 S. Lodge Street, right behind the Jackson Gas Station. Space rental is $30 per space; application and fees need to be sen…

            RIGGINS — Plans are under way for Riggins’ annual city tree lighting. The date is Saturday, Nov. 28, at Two Rivers Coffee Roasters., 616 S. Main Street, 5:30 p.m. Caroling, a visit from Santa, hay rides and refreshments will be part of the evening’s plans.

            RIGGINS — Quote of the week: “Raising kids was my choice. I gave up things and went without things…my life was, is, and will always be for my children, no matter how big they get. They didn’t ruin my life; they gave me a whole new view of the meaning of life.” By Positive Plus. (Could have b…

              RIGGINS — The annual Riggins Christmas Bazaar with Santa visiting from 3-4 p.m. ,will be held Saturday, Nov. 28, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., at the Riggins Community Center, 121 S. Lodge Street, right behind the Jackson Gas Station. Space rental is $30 per space; application and fees need to be sen…

              Fishermen were enjoying the early fall sun along the Salmon River, John Day Creek area near Lucile, in October. Several boats and shore fishermen lined the river to soak in some fishing time and temperatures in the mid-70s.

                RIGGINS — An American Red Cross blood drive is set for Riggins today, Wednesday, Nov. 11, 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at Salmon Rapids Lodge, 1010 S. Main Street.

                RIGGINS — Quote of the week: “Remind yourself that every problem carries the seeds of opportunity to learn, to love, to grow in awareness, and simply to be happy to be alive.” Don Miguel Ruiz.

                  RIGGINS — Salmon River Joint School District 243 announced on Oct. 20 that for the 2020-21 school year, the district has been approved to offer free breakfast and lunch to all children who live in the district, ages 1-18. This will be in effect until May 29, 2021. Contact the district at 208…

                    RIGGINS —Two American Red Cross blood drives are set for Riggins. The drives are scheduled for Riggins and will be held Tuesday, Nov. 10, 1-6 p.m., and Wednesday, Nov. 11, 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at Salmon Rapids Lodge, 1010 S. Main Street. Download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App, vi…

                    Salmon River Community Church on U.S. Highway 95 in Riggins is picturesque against the mountains.

                      Spots available for Idaho County Trunk or Treat; location changed, donations sought

                      RIGGINS — Quote of the week: “I love people who have no idea how wonderful they are and just wander around making the world a better place.” From the Internet. We have lots of people here in Salmon River Canyon, in Idaho County, State of Idaho, and all around our great country of America who…

                      POLLOCK — Two construction personnel are back at work this week, following an equipment failure that caused the pair to fall at the Pollock slide south of Riggins last week.

                      RIGGINS -- Quote of the week: “Rivers never go in reverse. So try to live like a river. Forget your past and focus on the future. Always be positive.” author unknown. 2020 has really been something. Don’t look back, press forward, and yes, be positive.

                      Riggins Fire Chief Jeff Joyce did his yearly presentation last Thursday, Oct. 8, at Riggins Elementary School for grades pre-k through 5th grade during fire prevention week. He brought two fire trucks and firefighting tools and gear. Students learned to “get low and go” under the smoke, as w…

                      RIGGINS -- Quote of the week: “Life is tough, but also awesome! Choose to be happy, choose to see the good in others instead of the negative, choose to have your glass 1/2 full. Be kind to people you love. Simple, really.” by our own Rob Pottenger.

                      RIGGINS – “The entire audit went very well, with invoice and compliance measures all checking out as they should,” Dan Coleman told the Salmon River Joint School District 243 board Monday night, Sept. 21.

                        Mountain Roots Orchard invites the public to attend the 4th Annual Apple Cider Festival, Sunday, Oct. 4, noon-5 p.m., at Mountain Roots Orchard, 5143 U.S. Highway 95, milepost 177, approximately 11 miles south of Pollock.

                          RIGGINS – The Idaho Division of Veteran Services will have a veterans’ advocate in Riggins on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 12:30-4 p.m., (MT) at the Salmon River Heritage Center (green building behind Gem Stop), 109 South Lodge Street. To schedule an appointment, call 208-750-3690.  

                            The Idaho County Republican Party Central Committee, shocked by the nationwide abuse of police departments, decided they needed to take a stand. Three billboards -- two in Grangeville and one in Riggins -- make their case to passing motorists: “Idaho County Backs The Blue.”

                            Kinzey Wilson of Riggins, with a helpful hand from her mother, Jessica Wilson, takes a stroll on one of the slacklines that was set up as part of the ice cream social held at the Riggins City Park on Sunday, Sept. 20. In addition to the slacklines, kids of all ages had the opportunity to par…

                            RIGGINS – Salmon River Joint School District 244 told patrons in a Sept. 16 letter that one of its employees had tested positive for COVID-19.

                            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 …

                            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…

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