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Third annual fishing, hunting expo coming up this week

Idaho Fish and Game is hosting the third annual two-day “Fish & Hunt Idaho Expo” Friday, Aug. 25, 2-7 p.m. at the Lewis-Clark Wildlife Club Shooting Range at 27007 Tom Beale Road near Lapwai and Saturday, Aug. 26, 8-4 p.m. at the Idaho Fish and Game regional office at 3316 16th street in Lewiston.

Board to meet Friday

The Idaho Fish and Game Commission will meet Friday, Aug. 25 at Fish and Game’s Headquarters office, 600 S. Walnut in Boise.

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Serrano strikes first at Senior Championships

Louie Serrano of Grangeville set two local marks last bowling season, bowling Camas Lanes’ first 300 game as well as an 800 series. He bowled another perfect game in March, during the qualification tournament held in Burley for the 2017 Senior Championships recently held in Las Vegas. And Serrano’s strong play continued in Vegas, where he tallied a 714 score on 650 pins during the three-game medal round in the 55-59 men’s classification.

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Fall sports off and running; soccer squads mark two firsts

High school sports across the county are off and running this week, with the Grangeville soccer squads having already taken the field at McCall.

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Beck joins United Country

As a lifelong Idaho resident, Sammie Beck has enjoyed a life of outdoors and wide-open spaces. Beck is a new real estate agent for United Country Musick & Sons Auction & Real Estate Services.

Sports

Third annual fishing, hunting expo coming up this week

Idaho Fish and Game is hosting the third annual two-day “Fish & Hunt Idaho Expo” Friday, Aug. 25, 2-7 p.m. at the Lewis-Clark Wildlife Club Shooting Range at 27007 Tom Beale Road near Lapwai and Saturday, Aug. 26, 8-4 p.m. at the Idaho Fish and Game regional office at 3316 16th street in Lewiston.

Board to meet Friday

The Idaho Fish and Game Commission will meet Friday, Aug. 25 at Fish and Game’s Headquarters office, 600 S. Walnut in Boise.

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Serrano strikes first at Senior Championships

Louie Serrano of Grangeville set two local marks last bowling season, bowling Camas Lanes’ first 300 game as well as an 800 series. He bowled another perfect game in March, during the qualification tournament held in Burley for the 2017 Senior Championships recently held in Las Vegas. And Serrano’s strong play continued in Vegas, where he tallied a 714 score on 650 pins during the three-game medal round in the 55-59 men’s classification.

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Beck joins United Country

As a lifelong Idaho resident, Sammie Beck has enjoyed a life of outdoors and wide-open spaces. Beck is a new real estate agent for United Country Musick & Sons Auction & Real Estate Services.

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Gribble to retire; Celebration dinner set for Sept. 16

Join in celebrating Rich Gribble’s 28-year career with the Natural Resources Conservation Service and wish him a great and long retirement Saturday Sept. 16.

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It's Your Business: Fly-fishing clinic set for this Saturday, Aug. 26, at Rae Brothers

A free fly-fishing clinic is set for this Saturday, Aug. 26, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Rae Brothers Sporting Goods. Mark Imus will instruct the clinic. If you have a fly fishing rod, bring it. No need to register, just stop on by the Grangeville Main Street business.

Opinion

End to felony drug crimes? Oregon’s law one to watch

Editorial

Our western neighbors are embarking upon another new drug journey. Effective last week, personal-use possession of cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine and other drugs is now a misdemeanor and no longer a felony.

Backing agriculture, rural economy

Guest Opinion

“Today, we need to feed some 7 billion people. By the year 2050, that population will swell to 9.5 billion . . ." America’s farmers and ranchers are expected to meet this enormous challenge while more and more burdens—high input costs, excessive paperwork and regulations, uncertain labor availability, credit and tax variables, to name a few—have accumulated.

Nominate progressive candidates for council

Letters to the Editor

With city elections coming up this fall, it is time to be nominating progressive, enthusiastic candidates for the open council positions.

Community

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Beck joins United Country

As a lifelong Idaho resident, Sammie Beck has enjoyed a life of outdoors and wide-open spaces. Beck is a new real estate agent for United Country Musick & Sons Auction & Real Estate Services.

White Bird News: Rodeo grounds remain closed in order to house fire camp

Starting date for Grangeville schools is on Aug. 23. This means young ones will be excited so be on your guard for them and always drive carefully.

Riggins News: Salmon Run to be held Saturday, Sept. 9

My quote for the week is “I don’t want my children to follow in my footsteps. I want them to take the path next to me and go further than I could have ever dreamed possible.” (I remember my mom telling me something similar to this quote…I did follow my dream to be a 1st grade teacher and I loved it! Thanks, Mom, for giving me “the push” to be what I wanted to be.) Riggins E