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‘Still a fight’ in Medicaid expansion

GRANGEVILLE – Although Idaho’s Proposition 2, Medicaid expansion, passed in November 2018 with more than a 60 percent approval, the fight i… Read more

MVSD sets 2019-20 levy at $3 million

GRANGEVILLE – Despite voiced trepidation, Mountain View School District 244 board members voted 3-2 to set the 2019-20 levy at $3,090,048 a… Read more

Highway district to float bike/walk trail idea at March 28 coffee klatch

A meeting is scheduled for 10 a.m. March 28 at the Super Eight Motel in Grangeville for “coffee and discussion” of a Grangeville Highway Di… Read more

Sports

Highway district to float bike/walk trail idea at March 28 coffee klatch

A meeting is scheduled for 10 a.m. March 28 at the Super Eight Motel in Grangeville for “coffee and discussion” of a Grangeville Highway Di… Read more

Net Positive

Despite having to cancel a March 12 meet, Clearwater Valley was able to host Grangeville last Thursday, March 14. Read more

Scoreboard: Bowling

Camas Lanes (March 11-18) Read more

Business

‘Still a fight’ in Medicaid expansion

GRANGEVILLE – Although Idaho’s Proposition 2, Medicaid expansion, passed in November 2018 with more than a 60 percent approval, the fight i… Read more

Griffis discusses alcohol use disorder

GRANGEVILLE – “When thinking about what to talk about today, I looked up the top health terms searched by state in 2018,” Dr. Danny Griffis… Read more

It's Your Business: Austin wins chili cook-off; classes upcoming

You have probably heard the rumors around town, but, according to several employees at Asker’s Harvest Foods, they aren’t just rumors: Clon… Read more

Community

MVSD sets 2019-20 levy at $3 million

GRANGEVILLE – Despite voiced trepidation, Mountain View School District 244 board members voted 3-2 to set the 2019-20 levy at $3,090,048 a… Read more

GEMS holds winter band, choir concert

Grangeville Elementary Middle School held its winter band and choir concert “Through the Decades,” Tuesday, March 12. Read more

GEMS talent show features more than 20 acts

More than 20 acts rocked the stage for Grangeville Elementary Middle School 2019 talent show. Music teacher Mrs. Carla Astle auditioned a v… Read more

Opinion

Guest column: Power grab

In the last three months, the Idaho Legislature has moved to grab power for itself, and done so despite the express will of Idaho voters. Read more

Casey Smith's words are troubling

As a taxpayer, community member and educator, I am troubled to see what school board member, Casey Smith, posted in last week’s [March 13] … Read more

Idaho County commissioners wrong on Prop 2

The Idaho County Commissioners recently sent a letter to the Idaho State legislature asking them to respect the view of the minority of vot… Read more

Milestones

Court records - marriages

Jaycie Lynn Dolan and Jonathan Richard Aronson, both of Grangeville, Idaho. Read more

George to celebrate 90th birthday

LEWISTON -- A 90th birthday open house for Eileen George is set for Sunday, March 17, 1 to 4 p.m., at All Saints Social Hall, 3330 14th St.… Read more

Birth: Avery Ann Pilant

Lane and Kayleen Pilant of Grangeville, Idaho, are the parents of a baby daughter. Read more

Obituaries

Twila L. Hornbeck, 83, Grangeville

Twila L. Hornbeck died peacefully in the early morning on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, in her home at the age of 83. Twila was born Feb. 12, … Read more

Janice J. Alm, 79, Grangeville

Janice J. Alm, 79, of Grangeville, Idaho died Saturday, March 16, 2019, at Prestige Care and Rehabilitation Center in Lewiston, Idaho. She … Read more

Francis L. Huntley, 77, Las Vegas

Francis L. Huntley, 77, died at Southern Hills Hospital in Las Vegas, Nev, March 7, 2019. He was born in Cottonwood, Idaho, on July 30, 194… Read more

Upcoming Events

Prairie Days

Nezperce celebrates Prairie Days each year with a parade, softball tournament, kids games and other… Read more

Full Draw Archers' Newsome Creek 3D Shoot

The Full Draw Archers' Newsome Creek 3D Shoot is set for June 22-23 at Sing Lee Campground. Contact… Read more

ARF fundraiser is May 10

The second annual ARF (Animal Rescue Foundation) fundraiser is set for Friday, May 10. Read more

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