Fall is just around the corner and with it comes the start of another bowling season at three bowling establishments in the Central Idaho USBC Bowling Association.
Sept. 1 marks the first day of the fall chinook salmon fishing season on parts of the Snake, Clearwater, and Salmon rivers; as well as the second-ever coho season on the Clearwater River.
During August, resident and nonresident hunters can buy remaining nonresident general season tags to be used as second tags for discounted prices of $199 for deer and $350 for elk.
Idaho Department of Fish and Game officers are on the case of the slaying of two deer on Poor Farm Road east of town.
The second area National Rifle Association Women On Target instructional shooting clinic is now taking sign-ups.
Octoberfest co-ed softball mixer set
Clearwater Valley’s volleyball season opener had been set for Thursday night, Aug. 27 at CVHS, but has been changed to be played at 6 p.m. that night at Lapwai High School instead.
The Second Annual Riggins Salmon Run will be held the second Saturday next month, Sept.12.
Grangeville’s fall sports teams have been preparing for the upcoming season, all of which officially open this week.
Youth football league picks up Aug. 25; Youth football league picks up Aug. 25; Volleyball jamboree slated Aug. 25; GHS football season to open Aug. 28; Second Salmon Run slated Sept. 12; Idahoans win all eight Super Hunt drawings, raise $142,500
Swimming and golf results.
Grangeville City League Softball Tournament 2015
The Kooskia Krush have won this one before, but not quite like they did last week. Brew Crew came within a foot of dealing Krush a loss on the last swing of the winner’s bracket semifinal, but a long out settled into the glove of the Kooskia team’s tallest player, who went to the fence to save a two-run home run and preserve a 14-13 win. The rematch in the final tipped decisively toward Krush, which led the championship game 6-0 and won it 21-11.
The Grangeville Dolphins Swim Team (pictured above) finished their season with a home meet Saturday, Aug. 15. (Left) coaches, lifeguards, volunteers and team members cheer on a young swimmer to finish a relay event. For updates on Grangeville Swim Team, check out the Facebook page. The swimmers were coached by Calen Long and Emily Kaschmitter among additional parent volunteers.
Volleyball set to begin at GHS Aug. 14; GHS football season to open Aug. 28; Swim team’s home meet slated Aug. 15; Second Salmon Run slated Sept. 12; Vander Esch getting noticed at BSU; Youth football league picks up Aug. 25
In January 2014, in response to a lawsuit brought by EarthJustice on behalf of four other pro-wolf groups, the Idaho Department of Fish and Game (IDFG) abruptly pulled a wolf trapper from the wilderness. Last week, EarthJustice released a letter it received on Aug. 5, in which the U.S. Forest Service said Idaho Department of Fish and Game had informed the federal agency IDFG “does not intend to conduct any wolf control actions” in the Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness during the coming winter.