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Zumwalt tops Orofino tourney

Bulldog of the Week

Grangeville senior Frankie Zumwalt has dominated most of the competition he has seen so far this season. With one month left to prepare for the district tournament, he made short work of the competitors he saw last weekend at Orofino — and most of the wrestlers in the district were on the mats last weekend.

Boat registrations in the mail

The U.S. Coast Guard has made changes to the vessel registration process that will impact the registration and renewal process for all vessels and owners in the United States, including Idaho.

Lindsley throws C of I record

Juston Lindsley, who joined the College of Idaho football team last fall, has been named the “Indoor Field Athlete of the Week” — a Cascade Collegiate Conference award sponsored by Red Lion Hotels.


Trapshooting, bowling results.

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Prairie girls throttle short-handed Genesee


Prairie junior Josie Peery sank six foul shots last Saturday night, Jan. 14, and as it worked out, her free throws marked how the Pirates’ lead grew by the minute on the way to a 59-20 final.

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Dreadfulwater’s late three downs Genesee

Trey, trey

Freshman guard Trey Dreadfulwater snapped a 50-50 tie with a three-pointer as time expired last Saturday night, Jan. 14. The game-winner came out of an inbounds play GHS coach Kelcey Edwards designed around senior guard Luke Stokes’ flair for dribble-drives.

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Morrow lifts CV


With Carson Morrow claiming first place in the 152-pound weight class, the Clearwater Valley wrestlers nicked Pullman in the team scoring last Friday and Saturday, Jan. 13-14, at the Maniac Invitational. brief

F&G board to meet Jan. 25 in Boise; Apply for spring bear controlled hunts soon; Trapper ed courses offered Jan. 29; Friends of NRA banquet coming up. brief

Friends of NRA banquet coming up, Fishback to hold softball clinic this Saturday in Lewiston, Trapper ed courses offered Jan. 29, Apply for spring bear controlled hunts soon, Hunting reports due.


Trapshooting results.

IDFG employee saves life at hatchery accident

In the midst of a disaster it takes a lot of ingenuity and teamwork to keep the water flowing at a fish hatchery. Earlier this month, staff at Niagara Springs Fish Hatchery did some quick thinking when a car crashed into Niagara's intake pool.

Three Bulldogs place at Joseph Tournament


Frankie Zumwalt, Blake Courtney and Tristan Bledsoe placed in their respective weight classes at the 16-team Joseph Tournament last Friday and Saturday, Jan. 6-7.

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Grangeville whacks Genesee, 53-16

The game last Friday night, Jan. 6, figured to be a close contest, but Genesee’s overmatched guards struggled against Grangeville’s defensive pressure.

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Bulldogs preparing for rematch

Bulldog of the Week

Grangeville senior Patrick Schumacher scored 15 points, mostly on post-ups, during the Bulldogs’ first league basketball game of the season.

IDFG flights eyeing Lolo Zone big game animals

Flights are estimated to take about four weeks to complete, depending on weather conditions. The goal of these surveys is to assess population trends, and age and sex ratios. Survey results will provide information that will help managers decide future hunting seasons.