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Arnzen sets Mt. Misery women’s ultra record

Jenny Arnzen practices what she preached to those who turned out for to run cross-country with the Prairie High School team she helped organize in 2015.

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Golf, rodeo results.

24th annual Winchester Open Rodeo set July 2-3

The 24th annual Winchester Rodeo is set for July 2-3, Saturday and Sunday, in conjunction with the annual Winchester Days celebration. Events include barrel racing, bull riding, breakaway roping, mutton bustin’, steer riding, calf riding, team roping, calf roping, saddle bronc and bareback riding, chute doggin’, ranch bronc riding, and, new this year, women’s steer stopping.

Lost in the wilds, or finding your way home when the smoke clears

Ask Bwana

Dear Bwana, I recently got a little turned around while mushroom hunting up by Florence. I was finally able to get out to a road, but the experience has made the fear of being lost prominent in my mind. Do you have any suggestions on how I can be a little more safe in country I’m not familiar with? Thanks, Travis

Most, but not all camping, travel options open

In advance of the July 4 holiday, the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests have listed campsite, roads and trails highlights, and information on camping, hiking, picnicking and other recreational opportunities is available online at fs.usda.gov/nezperceclearwater.

Sports...in brief

‘Capped’ general-season, resident elk tags on sale July 10; Controlled hunt drawing results online; Idaho State Field Archery Tourney set; Stanley Cup winner Cole to visit July 2.

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Friday night rodeo draw looks loaded

Border Days Committee adds $13,800; several events may see $1,000 payouts

The Border Days Rodeo is a little different this year — as it falls July 1-2-3 and not on the Fourth for the first time anyone can remember — but as a whole it’s as big as ever and Family Night this Friday night, July 1, figures to be huge.

New fee proposed for Snake River boaters; July 6 meeting is in Riggins

Forest managers at the Wallowa-Whitman National Forest are proposing a new recreation fee associated with the Wild and Scenic portion of the Snake River.

Stanley Cup winner Cole coming to Border Days

Stanley Cup winner and Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Ian Cole will be in Grangeville this Border Days and will be in the parade Saturday, July 2 and at Pioneer Park, Elizabeth Rockwell Brown told the Free Press.

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Seubert's Haul

Larry Seubert gathered quite a haul of medals at this year’s Lewis & Clark Summer Games. He is shown with the five golds and one silver medal he earned competing in the 60-64 year old age group. He received four gold medals in swimming events for the 200 meter freestyle, 100 meter freestyle, 50 meter freestyle and 50 meter backstroke. He also received a gold medal in bowling doubles and a silver for bowling singles. With all the swimming gold medals he could be called the “Michael Phelps of Cottonwood.”

CV wrestling fund-raiser exceeds goal on $10K gift

Shortly after his squad’s strong finish at state, Clearwater Valley wrestling coach Carlos Martinez launched a project to raise $20,000 to bring key equipment up-to-date, including new mats ($9,500) wall padding ($7,250) and a heating system upgrade.

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Rough, No Tumble

On Tuesday afternoon, June 21, no results were available for the Clearwater Valley Roundup Association rodeo held last weekend in Kamiah. Pictured, a bronc rider stuck right with a tough horse last Sunday, June 19.

Clearwater River fishery to stay open this week

Chinook fisheries are still open upstream of Orofino Bridge (seven days a week) and in River Section 1 (four days a week).

Sports...in brief

F&G board to meet in Jerome July 6-7; Mountain to Meadow runs slated June 25; Idaho State Field Archery Tourney set; Karate kids compete; New fee proposed for Snake River boaters.

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Marek nabs bronc prize

Konnyr Marek was the only rider to stick with one of the Superior Rodeos ranch broncs last Friday and Saturday, June 17-18, at the 27th annual White Bird Rodeo. Including the $1,600 in added money as a Western States Ranch Rodeo Association event, the qualified ride ended up being worth more than $2,200 to Marek — the weekend’s single biggest payout.

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