Updated June 15, 2006
Hinterlong appointed to council
Jay Hinterlong of Cottonwood was appointed to fill a vacant position on the Cottonwood City Council at their regular June meeting Monday, June 12.
The vacancy came about when Bill Hill resigned his position last month. Hinterlong will assume Hill’s former position as water commissioner. . . .
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Sixteen earn all A's at PHS
Sixteen students had perfect 4.0 grade point averages for the second semester at Prairie High School.
They were Ashley Jackson, Adeline Lustig, Ashley Schaeffer and Dani Terhaar in the senior class; Shayla Dalgliesh, Kayla Uhlenkott and Kylie Uhlorn in the junior class; Sarah Arnzen, Josh Gabica, Jessica Gehring, Alex Richardson, Tiffany Schaeffer and Doris Whitley in the sophomore class and Laura Gehring and Kristi Poxleitner in the freshman class. . . .
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22 make A honor roll at PMS
Twenty-two students had all A’s on their report cards during the fourth quarter at Prairie Middle School.
They were Logan Dahlen, Kody Duclos, Marcus Higgins, Christopher Hoene, Andrea Kaschmitter, Erika Pepper, Kaden Perrin and Claire Whitley in the fifth grade; Troy Lorentz, Joshua Roeper, MaKayla Schaeffer and Megan Sigler in the sixth grade; Brock Heath, Kayla Johnson, Michael Karel and Silas Whitley in the seventh grade and Alena Hoene, Kyle Holthaus, Conner Rieman, Derek Schaeffer, NaTosha Schaeffer and David Sigler in the eighth grade. . . .
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Hospital offers Safe Sitter course
Safe Sitter classes for girls and boys age 11 to 13 will be held on July 25, 26 and 27.  Registration for the two and one-half day program, sponsored by St. Mary’s Hospital, is open until July 5; register early as class size is limited. . . .
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Rodeos planned for Winchester
The Central Idaho Rodeo Association will hold a rodeo at the ‘Arena In The Pines’ in Winchester, Idaho on Fathers Day, Sunday June 18. . . .
The 12th Annual Winchester Open Rodeo will be held Saturday and Sunday, July 1st and 2nd.  Entries open for the following events June 20 and 21 from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.  The entry phone number is 208-924-5956. . . .
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Former resident is honored
Denise and Jim Poxleitner of Cottonwood and Carla and Will Knezvich of Spokane recently attended a reception in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, to honor Cindy Perry of Post Falls as the Idaho State School Nurse of the year. . . .
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More Summit graduation pics
We have a couple more pictures from Summit's graduation that were submitted by the school. . . .
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Prairie 5th graders celebrated summer birthdays along with Accelerated Reading goals with a BBQ and games at the city park the last week of school. Photo contributed by Prairie Middle School.

Shown is the Summit Academy Knowledge Bowl team which placed second in the Academic Bowl league this year. Front from left are Emily Rehder, Kim Frei, Cori Wemhoff, Kelli Shears, Alyssa Frei, Lauren Wemhoff, Zach Frei and William Schlader. Back from left are Dustin Lustig, Joe Lustig, Jacob Uhlenkott, Chase Nuxoll, Brandon Rehder, Stephen Spencer, Amber Nuxoll and coach Jerry Wren. Photo provided by Summit Academy.

Mark Tacke explains a Farm and Ranch Museum exhibit to students at the historical day at the Idaho County Fairgrounds Wednesday, May 31. .

Barb Jones demonstrates carding and spinning wool to students at the Idaho County Fairgrounds Wednesday, May 31. Also in attendance that day were “mountain men” talking about outdoor survival. 

Collette Schaeffer showed all the PHS Spanish students how to make tortillas from scratch and shared a little of her family history of how her Grandmother made tortillas. They were delicious! Shown here from left to right - Jake Holthaus, Tiffany Schaeffer, Christa Wilson, Collette Schaeffer and the back of Ryan Daly's head. Photo contributed by Laurie Karel.

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