Childers to preach Oct. 4

Kooskia, Kamiah News

Harpster will be having their regular monthly bingo today, Wednesday, Oct. 1, at the Harpster Community Building at 6:30 p.m. The cost is $10 for a pack that lasts for the evening and there are other games that are extra for $1 each, if you are interested in playing those. You must be 18 and older to play coffee.

Clark takes first in chili cookoff

It’s October already! That means my favorite holiday is almost here.

Art show scheduled for this weekend

Riggins News

Salmon River Art Guild’s is having its 50th Regional Art Show and Silent Auction this weekend in Riggins at the Riggins Community Center behind Crump’s Chevron!

‘Life is good’

Lowell, Syringa News

The Johnson Bar Fire is winding down with less and less smoke for the incoming hunters and fishermen, less and less meals to cook, less and less yellow shirts running around, and more and more sprinkles and yellow leaves falling.

Mystery Night, lecture series on tap

Cottonwood News

Mystery Night, the fund-raiser for Summit Academy, will be this Saturday night. Everyone is getting very excited because we will find out who wins the hot rod!

Harpster sets various events, activities set for fall

Harpster bingo is held the first Wednesday of the month (today, Oct. 1 this month) at the Harpster Community Building. This starts at 6:30 p.m., and the cost is $10 for a pack that lasts for the evening, with 20 game sheets.

Tease photo

Flamingo Fun Run

Lutz said 220 preregistered and 44 registered on race day; the event raised more than $6,000 for spinal muscular atrophy charities.

Mystery Night set for Oct. 4

Cottonwood News

Hot Rod Fever is the theme for Summit Academy’s Mystery night this year. The date is Oct. 4. The place is Greencreek Hall and the $125 donation includes admission for two, no host bar and a one in 400 chance of winning the grand prize of $10,000.

Fall, fires and fishermen time

Lowell, Syringa News

Fall, fires, FAOL (Fly Anglers on Line) fishermen, and fly tying: the five F’s of September. It seems to be the talk of the town. The fishing has been phenomenal regardless of the smoke.

A nudge from Pollock folks

Riggins News

The Salmon River Art Guild’s 50th Regional Art Show and Silent Auction will be held Saturday, Oct. 4, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 5, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Riggins Community Center located behind Crump’s Chevron. Artists are invited to participate in this show. Work accepted Friday, Oct. 3, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Lewis County Fair is on

Kooskia, Kamiah News

This is the week for Lewis County Fair. Go and support the hard work of all these youngsters. It is a great way to spend the weekend.

Library open Thursdays

Elk City News

The Community Library at the school will be open to the public every Thursday from 3:15-4:30 p.m. Be sure to go check out the selection of reading materials available. They can also order any books they may not have through ValNet, the interlibrary loan service. I’ve done this in the past and it is quite convenient.

Tempus Fugit: Sept. 17

A look at the history of Idaho County.

Toad warts? Maybe ...

There was a big toad hunkered down in the corner of my office this morning when I opened, and I thought, with all the fires around us, trucks and firefighters in and out, and with fall coming on fast, this little guy is just a survivor.

Instrument rental help needed for CV school

Donations are presently needed to help students with rental fees for musical instruments in the Clearwater Valley Music Department. Rental fees are $25 per semester or $50 per year. If you would like to make a tax deductible donation, contact the school office at 926-4511 or by email at: