June 29, 2016
June 29, 2016
Timber traffic picks up
Timber staff on the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests reported there are currently many active timber sales and to expect heavy haul traffic while traveling on the Salmon River Ranger District.
Summer is almost here and a lot of folks have been taking advantage of the warm, sunny days by spending a day fishing out on the lake. Dworshak Reservoir is one of the most popular fisheries in the Clearwater Region and anglers have been busy chasing “bluebacks,” “smallies,” or whatever else may bite. Here’s the lowdown on the kokanee this year and how the fishery is shaping up.
It was a beautiful morning for the youths who showed up at Wilkins Pond last Saturday, June 11, as the rainbow trout stocked by Idaho Fish and Game proved hungry and strong.
CVRA, White Bird slates brim for Fathers Day
The upcoming Clearwater Valley Roundup Association and White Bird rodeos are going head-to-head this weekend, with White Bird to go on its traditional Friday-Saturday of Father’s Day weekend dates, June 17-18, and the CVRA moving up on the calendar to go on Saturday and Sunday, June 18-19.
To enhance youth hunting opportunity and experience, holders of a controlled hunt tag for big game or a turkey controlled hunt permit are reminded they may transfer their tag or permit to their child or grandchild.
F&G weighing youth hunts, mandatory trapper education; Clearwater River chinook still running; Mountain to Meadow runs slated June 25; Entries open June 15 for Border Days Rodeo; Bud Crocker Memorial shoot set June 18-19; Softball clinic slated; Idaho State Field Archery Tourney set.
Summer sports camps keep area kids busy, and the Grangeville girls led off with a good showing under direction from new GHS varsity head coach Michelle Barger (above, right) and prominent area coach Dave Snodgrass, who was decked out in his Nezperce High blues last Thursday, June 2.
As Michelle Barger steps in for longtime GHS varsity girls head coach Larson Anderson, the Grangeville youth program is leveling up.
The Nez Perce-Clearwater Forests and various partners are hosting three free kids’ fishing day events this year, at Wilkins’ Pond, Karolyn’s Pond and Fenn Pond this Saturday, June 11. The events are free to all kids up to age 12 and an adult must accompany participants. There will be lots of fun and even a few prizes so grab your pole and please bring your own tackle. The ponds will be stocked by Idaho Department of Fish and Game. The events will be held from 9 a.m. to noon.
Paul R. Cortez faced justice Monday in District Court.
Bud Crocker Memorial shoot set June 18-19; Free Fishing Day aims to hook new anglers; SRHS girls sports camps set for June; Softball clinic slated; Idaho State Field Archery Tourney set; White Bird, CVRA rodeos go this month.
Golf, Just for the Hill of It results.
Thanks to a good return of hatchery summer chinook to the Clearwater River, anglers will get a bonus fishing season starting June 10 with a special rule that allows the harvest of chinook with an intact adipose fin. This rule change only applies to the Clearwater summer chinook season.
In his weekly fishing update, Clearwater Region fish manager Joe DuPont noted the end of the chinook salmon fishing season is nigh on two local rivers: the Lower Salmon and the Snake.
- Wallace dunks
- GHS Senior Boys Basketball Night 2016
- GHS Boys Basketball Senior Night
- GHS cheerleaders Dance Through the Decades
- Fly fishing clinic
- National anthem and starters at GHS senior night
- Grangeville High School senior night girls basketball highlists
- Idaho County Shootout: Dodgeball
- Kaleala Bass interview
- Drew Lindsley interview