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Kooskia Library to raffle quilt

Friends of the Kooskia Community Library will hold a quilt raffle to raise funds in support of its programs. Kooskia Library patron Becky Schultz made and donated the quilt which can be seen hanging at the library. It is queen-sized and has two matching pillow shams.

GEMS students can meet teachers, get schedules Tuesday, Aug. 25

Grangeville Elementary Middle School will host an open house to meet teachers and/or pick up schedules Tuesday, Aug. 25, from 1-3 p.m. For other registration times stop by or call 983-0400.

Fire victims call co-op to request livestock hay

Those who have extra hay or know someone who does, call or see Dolores Shannon at Clearwater Valley Co-Op...

Fiddlers to play at KOA Aug. 23

Kooskia, Kamiah News

Our entire areas are feeling the effects of all the wildfires. Many businesses are either closed or on modified hours due to air quality and many people are staying home to protect their property and livestock.

‘Had to be some heroes involved’

Cottonwood News

The big story this week is all the fires raging in the area, especially around Kamiah.

Riggins schools to begin Monday

Riggins News

It’s fair time. “Finding Neverland at the Idaho County Fair” opened this morning, Wednesday, Aug. 19, with the official Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and will continue through Saturday, Aug. 22.

On ‘edge of seat’ about fires

Lowell, Syringa News

“Fire, fire everywhere and not a drop to drink.” I am on the edge of my chair as I write this as there are 20-plus fires in and around Lowell and Syringa.

CIAA sets annual show for Kamiah Barbecue Days

Central Idaho Art Association (CIAA) Kamiah BBQ Days Annual Art Show and Sale is set for Sept. 4 and 5.

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Tempus Fugit: August 19, 2015

A look at the history of Idaho County.

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Royalty hopefuls give speeches; court speaks about year’s events

Six young ladies fought nerves and gave speeches to a crowd of onlookers and judges July 28 at the Grangeville Church of the Nazarene.

Thompson wins all-around trophy

Elk City News

Town was pretty busy during the weekend festivities.

RFD runs on 30 local volunteers

Riggins News

Kudos to our Salmon River Rural Fire Department!

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Tempus Fugit: August 12, 2015

A look at the history of Idaho County.

Eagles Bingo set for twice monthly

The Grangeville Eagles and Aerie on C Street hosts Bingo twice a month.

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Vote for champion ‘pig kissers’ now

Winner will smack the best hog at the Idaho County Fair Aug. 22

Three local men are vying for the honor to kiss the grand champion pig Aug. 22 at the Idaho County Fair – “And you can help decide on the winner,” said Idaho County 4-H Program Director Susie Heckman.