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Dispatch Log: ICSO, GPD, CPD

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Dispatch Log: ICSO, GPD, CPD

Notes from the Idaho County Commission April 11, 2017

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Notes from the Idaho County Commission April 11, 2017

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Eleven candidates file for five Syringa Hospital board positions

Eleven candidates will vie for five open positons on the Syringa Hospital board at the May 16 election.

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April 26 public field trip to proposed Center-Johnson Project Area

Primary purposes of proposed project are to reduce the risk, extent of insect and disease infestation, reduce the risk of wildfire

The primary purposes of the proposed Center-Johnson project are to reduce the risk and extent of insect and disease infestation of the landscape and to reduce the risk of wildfire.

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KHS students excel at state HOSA conference

Kamiah High School students received recognition at the recently-completed Idaho State HOSA-Future Health Professionals Leadership Conference held in Boise, April 5-7. More than 800 secondary and post-secondary students from throughout the state attended the event which featured an opening ceremony followed by two days of competitive events and a closing ceremony.

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It's Your Business: Business seminars on tap; Madden set to retire

Thanks to the Mignereys in Riggins and the Salmon River Jet Boat Committee for all their work and their generous donations towards Salmon River High School athletics. The high school kids help at the jet boat races and the committee makes sure they get a donation toward their activities. Nice!

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GEM Chain Bar featured in Timber West

Grangeville manufacturer GEM Chain Bar was featured in the March/April issue of Timber West magazine, as part of a pictorial review of attendees to the Feb. 23-25 Oregon Logging Conference (OLC) in Eugene.

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GHS Students are Microsoft Certified

Grangeville High School students are preparing for life as they continue to take Microsoft Word tests for certifications as office specialists in various areas. Recently passing the certification tests are students in Mr. Bruce Wassmuth’s second hour business and technology class: Mindy Fredrickson, Alexia Holcomb, Jack Kennedy, Quinn Hall, Dawson McEwen, Jesus Perez, Ryan Cox, Nicole Parks, Abigail Pullen, Hailey Russell and Marissa Kennedy.

Dispatch Log: ICSO, GPD, CPD

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Dispatch Log: April 10 - April 16

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Probation, jail time ordered in 2016 manslaughter case

Judge praises mediation that led to sentence

Mohamed M. Seid will serve a year in jail, followed by eight years on probation for his conviction on a felony manslaughter charge. As much as it is punishment for the 29-year-old Minnesota man, it is also a chance for redemption, according to District Judge Gregory FitzMaurice, that was provided through the mediated efforts of the prosecution and defense attorney, as well as with the understanding of the victim’s family.

Court Records: District/Magistrate

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Idaho County District Court Judge Gregory FitzMaurice Magistrate Jeff Payne

Crime Briefs

An Oregon man faces a felony bail jumping charge after allegedly failing to appear in court nearly two years ago on unrelated domestic violence incident.

District 244 short on driver’s ed instructors

Parents and students throughout the area may have noticed it’s becoming more difficult to get into driver’s education classes. “We simply don’t have the instructors,” apologized Grangeville High School driver’s ed coordinator Alecia Hagen.

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From homeless to double the love: Stray dog happy ending in two homes

'she loves to come here and is excited and happy and we have a great time'

A stray dog roaming the streets of Grangeville ended up with a double happy ending: Two homes. However, it wasn’t only the canine that received help; she also offered it. “I feel good to have helped her, but, honestly, I needed her, too,” said Nona Donaldson.