Lorie Palmer

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Former POW counts herself as ‘lucky’

Born and raised a Dutch citizen in Indonesia on the Island of Java, Pearl Barden never saw what was coming in 1942.

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Veterans honored at GHS ceremony ‘Make a plan,’ advises speaker Everson

How many of you juniors and seniors here have a plan following graduation?” Jared Everson asked students at Grangeville High School.

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Swisher honored for bravery: PHS grad helped passengers in 2011 plane crash

Cottonwood’s Prairie High School graduate David Swisher was either in the right or wrong place at the right or wrong time, depending on how one looks at it.

District still seeks trustee for Zone 2

Mountain View School District is seeking a trustee for its school board.

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Board OKs helipad study

To have a helipad on Main Street or not? That question will hopefully be answered for area residents.

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Food bank seeks holiday items

‘Tis the most wonderful time of the year … but not for everyone. Many local residents are struggling with food needs year-round, but especially during the holiday season when money is tighter and needs are greater.

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Foundation awards $3,000 to Grangeville groups

For the second year in a row, Grangeville Community Foundation (GCF) awarded grants to a variety of local groups.

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Stebar joins Les Schwab

There’s a new face running around at Les Schwab Tire Center in Grangeville.

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Brandt, Frei win county commission; ‘yes’ to rec district

Nov. 4 unofficial election results; county voter turnout high at 60 percent

Tuesday night unofficial election results show a GOP sweep in the Idaho County Commission race, with Dist. 1 incumbent Skip Brandt and Dist. 2 newcomer Mark Frei receiving the voter majority.

Dr. Dardis takes on ER, clinic duties

Doctor Jim Dardis knew what he wanted to do with his life from a young age. “I still remember in first grade writing on the board that I wanted to be a doctor,” he said. “And my family said they remember me saying it before then.”

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