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Recalled: Labor Day

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Wildfire study grant wasted to reinvent wheel

What if we told you we’re planning to study the concept of a simple machine that has the potential to revolutionize how we travel and transport items?

GROW healthy kids, communities

Look out across any school playground in your community and notice a harsh reality: about one out of every three children is overweight or obese.

Social Security’s gun grab must stop

The administration is stepping up efforts to restrict Second Amendment rights.

USFS ‘let burn’ policy is for the birds

Letter: Scott Sprute ex-Forest Service employee Grangeville

I believe the federal government is extremely top heavy.

Sports

Sports...in brief

“Women on Target” clinic slated Sept. 12; Octoberfest co-ed softball mixer set; Second Salmon Run cancelled by fire; Fall soccer sign-ups slated Sept. 10; Second tags still available; discount prices ended Sept. 1.

Some elk hunters can exchange tags due to fire closures

Idaho Fish and Game is extending the deadline to exchange tags for some early elk hunts that are about to start, or have already started, in the Panhandle, Clearwater and McCall areas that have large land closures due to wildfires.

Kubs smoke Oakley; most teams open this Friday

Football roundup

Chris Pethtel’s impact at end was felt immediately, as the Kamiah senior housed a 42-yard completion from quarterback Parker Whipple early in the Kubs’ 38-0 blowout of Oakley last Friday night, Aug. 28.

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Fixed-wing, helicopters provide range of duties from center centrally located to tackle region’s many wildfire incidents

‘one of the busiest places in the region’

Operating out of the Idaho County Airport, GAC provides rapid response to wildfires with more than 30 smokejumpers along with approximately 10 fixed-wing aircraft and five helicopters that can provide reconnaissance, supply drops, personnel transport and medivac, and water and retardant dumps.

Hay, pasture clearinghouse through U of I Idaho County Extension Office

The Extension Office will match those that have hay for sale or pasture for rent with those that are requesting help in finding forage.

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Commission coordinating post-fire restoration, long-term assistance

‘The biggest challenge is the human component; that needs to be on top’

“We want to gather as much information as we possibly can and start formulating a strategic plan,” said commission chair Jim Chmelik.

Opinion

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Recalled: Labor Day

www.barryscartoons.com

Wildfire study grant wasted to reinvent wheel

What if we told you we’re planning to study the concept of a simple machine that has the potential to revolutionize how we travel and transport items?

GROW healthy kids, communities

Look out across any school playground in your community and notice a harsh reality: about one out of every three children is overweight or obese.

Community

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Back To School At CV

School started Tuesday, Sept. 1, for Clearwater Valley schools, delayed due to regional fires and that CV Elementary School was being used as an American Red Cross emergency shelter.

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Tempus Fugit: September 2, 2015

A look at the history of Idaho County.

Medical relief fund-raiser is Sept. 26

White Bird News

School is back is session. I can’t believe how summer just flew on by. We’re headed straight into Labor Day weekend already.

  • Yes it has! 27%
  • No, I'm sticking to the plan. 18%
  • I'll be working this weekend. 55%

11 total votes