This image was found on an antique camera purchased in a Craigmont second-hand shop. This image is the only surviving exposure and may show children from the area. The film is dated to possibly the 1940s and ‘50s. If you recognize any of the girls, contact Laurie Chapman
at the Idaho County Free Press at 983-1200,
Courtesy photo / Kevin Price
As of Tuesday, July 12, 2016
10 YEARS AGO
JULY 12, 2006
Storm leaves 15,000 customers in Kamiah, Cottonwood, Nez Perce, Grangeville, and the Elk City/Dixie areas without power. A mobile substation was brought in to assist with the outage.
20 YEARS AGO
JULY 10, 1996
KOOSKIA - Fireworks cause 15-acre fire near Kooskia. No injuries were reported and mishandling of bottle rockets were blamed as the cause.
30 YEARS AGO
JULY 9, 1986
The city waits for a decision on the prison site. The Idaho Department of Corrections declines to release the finalists in the bid for a site. Cottonwood and Grangeville are among 27 cities vying for selection.
40 YEARS AGO
JULY 14, 1976
GRANGEVILLE - The Grangeville City Council agrees to let a parking lot be used for the Bicentennial Museum site. The library plans to consist of two 30 by 40 foot buildings built at an angle to each other and connected by an entrance.
50 YEARS AGO
JULY 14, 1966
COTTONWOOD - Pacific Northwest Bell nears completion on a major underground phone service improvement project between Cottonwood and the Salmon River.
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