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Dancing the night away at the Veterans' Day Patriots Ball

More than 100 people attended Saturday night’s Veterans’ Day Patriots Ball, held at the Grangeville Elks Lodge, Nov. 9. The evening event i… Read more


Unofficial results from Nov. 5 election

Unofficial results from the Tuesday, Nov. 5, elections. Winners listed in bold. Read more


Gallego is new Idaho County Veterans Service Officer

GRANGEVILLE – A familiar face in Idaho County for the past five years has taken on a new job title: Lucky Gallego is the Idaho County Veter… Read more


Lankford gets two fixed life sentences; files motion for new trial

LEWISTON – Convicted for the murders of a Texas couple in a jury trial last month, Mark Lankford was sentenced on Friday, Oct. 25, to two f… Read more


Fire-displaced residents have home

GRANGEVILLE – Five people have a new home, for now, after being displaced following last week’s Pleasant Valley Apartments complex fire. Read more


Nuxoll house moved from Grangeville to Highway 7

GRANGEVILLE – Last week, a house on Grangeville’s C Street found a new home site. The house belonged to Helen Nuxoll, who died in October 2… Read more


County considers repealing 1997 ordinance

GRANGEVILLE -- Concerned that nearly 200 property owners in federally designated flood zones may face sanctions and penalties, the Idaho Co… Read more

Grangeville woman on felony probation for forgery, grand theft incurs same charges in new case

GRANGEVILLE – A Grangeville woman on probation for a 2018 forgery and grand theft conviction has incurred the same charges from a new incid… Read more


Food bank moves ahead with building plans

GRANGEVILLE – In 2007, Carlene Whitesell had a vision for a community food bank that was open more than once a month. Read more


Data Walk offers glimpse into area’s challenges, opportunities

GRANGEVILLE – What challenges do you see within your community? What barriers are preventing you from meeting your goals? What are your dre… Read more


Kennedy receives Weatherby award

NAMPA – Grangeville City Administrator Tonya Kennedy was honored with the Dr. James B. Weatherby Award at the ICCTFOA (Idaho City Clerks, T… Read more