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Texas man killed in auto accident

Sayle died at scene Sunday, Sept. 25

The Idaho County Sheriff’s Office (ICSO) reports a Texas resident died Sunday morning, Sept. 25, in a single vehicle crash. Frank H. Sayle, 67 of Sealy, died at the scene.

Wonnacott setting his pace

Grangeville sophomore Adam Wonnacott ran among the top-six small school runners in Clarkston last weekend, and that got him some plaudits from coach Jim Suhr.

Youth waterfowl, pheasant seasons open soon

Youth across Idaho will soon have an early shot at waterfowl and pheasants, with September 24-25 marking the youth waterfowl weekend and Oct. 1-7 set for the youth pheasant season.

Olsen places second overall at Seaport Invitational

Clearwater Valley senior Cole Olsen finished second overall among the boys at the Seaport Invitational cross-country meet held last Saturday, Sept. 17, in Clarkston.

Salmon River girls win G’ville Tourney

Salmon River won the Grangeville Tournament with a 21-18, 21-11, victory over the host Bulldogs in the final last Saturday, Sept. 17.

Sports

Wonnacott setting his pace

Grangeville sophomore Adam Wonnacott ran among the top-six small school runners in Clarkston last weekend, and that got him some plaudits from coach Jim Suhr.

Youth waterfowl, pheasant seasons open soon

Youth across Idaho will soon have an early shot at waterfowl and pheasants, with September 24-25 marking the youth waterfowl weekend and Oct. 1-7 set for the youth pheasant season.

Olsen places second overall at Seaport Invitational

Clearwater Valley senior Cole Olsen finished second overall among the boys at the Seaport Invitational cross-country meet held last Saturday, Sept. 17, in Clarkston.

News

Texas man killed in auto accident

Sayle died at scene Sunday, Sept. 25

The Idaho County Sheriff’s Office (ICSO) reports a Texas resident died Sunday morning, Sept. 25, in a single vehicle crash. Frank H. Sayle, 67 of Sealy, died at the scene.

Dispatch Log – ICSO, GPD, CPD

Dispatch call log for the week of Sept. 12 to Sept. 18

District, Magistrate courts

District, Magistrate court records

Opinion

Somber anniversaries mark need to avoid complacency in region’s back country

Editorial

This month marks a series of sad anniversaries.

Idaho’s healthcare system for poor is unconscionable, does crummy job

Guest Opinion

Republican Rep. Fred Wood, chairman of the Idaho House Health and Welfare Committee, recently said something that deserves further exploration. He told a legislative committee, “It is difficult for me to see how we can go forward having two healthcare systems in the state — one for poor people and one for everyone else, with different benefits. We can’t do that. That’s simply unconscionable.”

Martinez: integrity, honesty, fortitude

Letter to the Editor

I can tell you from my experience that Carlos has a high level of integrity, honesty, and intestinal fortitude. These are the qualities that are needed in law enforcement, especially as a leader. Due to my personal experience with Carlos’s personal attributes, I will be voting for him for the position of Idaho County Sheriff as the Independent candidate.

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Organizations

Organizations

Cottonwood News: Democrats to meet at Greencreek

Idaho County Democrats will be holding their election year dinner at Greencreek Community Hall this Saturday, Sept. 24. The theme this year is “Celebrating Idaho Women Who Broke Barriers.” Grangeville native, Mundek Clement-Stein, will again be the master of ceremonies and music will be provided by more local talent, the Syndicat Bros., Pete Northcutt and Johnny Henderson.

Riggins News: Rain drives some away from event

Senior citizen lunch is served every Tuesday at noon at the Riggins Community Center just behind the Chevron Station. Lunch is open to everyone; and to keep this program going, they need more attendees. You are all encouraged to attend. Thanks for helping keep this program in Riggins. Bingo night, sponsored by the Senior Citizen group, will be Wednesday, Oct. 5, at 6:30 p.m., at the Riggins Community Center for all those 18 and older. Cash prizes for winners as well as snacks and water for everyone.