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Tourney Time

The local Babe Ruth league’s season-end tournament began with wins by Clearwater Valley and Grangeville last Monday, June 26, at CVHS. Play continued Tuesday, and the tournament will likely conclude with the final at 7 p.m. today, June 28, after an elimination game at 4:30 p.m. Pictured, CV put up big innings early during an 18-7 win over McCall.

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Golf results.

Elk, deer weathered last winter better than 2010-11

Turns out Idaho’s mule deer fawn mortality wasn’t as bad as feared, but still the second-lowest winter survival in nearly 20 years.

Second chance drawing set

Hunters have a second chance to draw a Super Hunt tag for the upcoming season.

Salmon River fishing ‘excellent’

Idaho Fish and Game fishery staff biologist Brett Bowersox recently informed anglers “fishing in the Salmon and Little Salmon rivers around Riggins was excellent this past week.” brief

Winchester rodeo runs June 30-July 2; ‘Capped’ elk resident tags on sale July 10; Youth golf clinic scheduled for July.

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Border Days Rodeo draw fills up

Slack 10 a.m. July 1, shows 6 p.m. July 1-2-3

The Border Days Rodeo is once again set to run July 1-2-3, 6 p.m. each night, and organizers are anticipating cowboys competing throughout the region will once again make the journey to Grangeville for a chance at a chunk of $13,800 in added money.

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New Views For July 4 Border Days Firecracker Fun Run

Route change this year to protect runners’ safety

The Firecracker Fun Run will go off this July 4 as it has for years, but will pop a bit differently this year.

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Riding High

The Clearwater Valley Rodeo Association’s Sunday in Kamiah last weekend, June 17-18, included a 73-point saddle bronc ride by Clancy Glenn — which was good enough to win the event.


Golf results.

57K enter Super Hunt drawing

Winners in the first of two Idaho Super Hunt drawings have been drawn. brief

Hunter ed courses on offer this summer; Lochsa River chinook fishing opens June 22; Youth golf clinic scheduled for July; ‘Capped’ elk resident tags on sale July 10; Softball clinic set; Trout info offered.

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Marek’s ranch bronc ride a big winner

White Bird Rodeo

Local ranching scion Konnyr Marek had an outstanding couple of days on home turf at the 28th annual White Bird Rodeo last weekend, June 16-17, with big wins during both the main event (ranch bronc riding) and the local team roping.


Golf results.

Football schedules penciled

Football schedules for the coming fall are penciled in and of area teams, only Grangeville has scheduled a Zero Week opponent so far.