Updated June 7, 2007
Summer food service offered
The Cottonwood School District #242 is participating in the Summer Food Service Program again this year serving free lunches for children ages      1 year through 18 years of age. . . .
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4-H Spring Livestock Show held
The annual Idaho County 4-H Spring Livestock Show was held Saturday, June 2nd at the Idaho County Fair Grounds in Cottonwood. . . .
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PHS HOSA has great year
Prairie High School students recently attended the HOSA (Health Occupational Students of America) State Leadership Conference in Boise, Idaho. The students that attended were: Ryan Daly, Teddy Stefan, Daniel Sigler, J.D. Reiner, Randi Schumacher, Sarah Arnzen, Katie Nuxoll, Kara Guyer, Kyle Daly, Conner Reiman, and Amber Frei. . . . 
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Prairie students awarded Primeland scholarships
Prairie High School seniors were awarded 5 of the 6 $500 scholarships awarded this year by Primeland Cooperatives. . . .
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More Fire department history
The tenth installment of the history of the Cottonwood Fire Department as they approach the celebration of their 100th year. . . .
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Magistrate finalists named
The Magistrates Commission of the 2nd Judicial District will convene on June 15, 2007 in the District Courtroom on the 2nd Floor of the Idaho County Courthouse, at 320 W. Main Street, in Grangeville Idaho, to interview four applicants to replace the Honorable Michael Griffin in Idaho County, who is retiring as of August 31, 2007. . . .
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19th free fishing day event
The Clearwater Ranger District in partnership with the Cottonwood Bureau of Land Management, Idaho Department of Fish and Game, area merchants and Grangeville Lions Club will be presenting their 19th Annual Free Fishing Day event. . . .
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Gear up for triathlon
The 2nd annual Camas Prairie Triathlon, sponsored by Grangeville Physical Therapy and Groaners Fitness Center, is scheduled for August 10th and 11th at Grangeville City Pool and Pioneer Park. . . .
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Girls softball awards given
On this page is a photo of the award winners for the PHS softball season . . .
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Summit Academy news
* Summit recaps the graduation ceremony. . . .
* A listing of the scholarships and awards received by the grads. . . .
* An article on the family fun picnic. . . .
* Students receive Presidential Fitness awards. . . .
* 4 achieve perfect attendance for the year. . . .
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Summit Academy’s class of 2007 flip their tassels after receiving their diplomas. From left are Amber Nuxoll, Jacob Uhlenkott, Alexa Prigge, Alyssa Frei, Emily Rehder, Cori Wemhoff and Jacquie Lustig. See Summit news page at bottom left for more pics.

Students of the year for Prairie High School are Kylie Uhlorn, left, honor student of the year, and Laura Gehring, outstanding student of the year. They were chosen from the monthly winners. 

Those achieving perfect attendance for the 2006-07 school year at Prairie Elementary are shown. Back from left are Thomas Lowe, Laina Sonnen, Chaye Uptmor and Whitney Sonnen. Front from left are Madison Hinkelman, Alexis Shears, Paul Sonnen and Jacob Stubbers. 

Hope Vanator and Justin Schmidt (top photo) were the student attendance winners at Prairie Middle School. They both received a beach fun gift that included a beach towel, frisbee, iced tea container and a water bottle. There was also a teacher attendance award given this month at Prairie Middle School which was given to Becky Higgins (bottom photo). She received a goodie basket. 

Saturday was Yard Sale day in Cottonwood. Above are two photos from around town. The top photo shows a Relay For Life yard sale at the Mini-Village and the lower photo is at the Greg and Lydia Deiss home.

Every year the Bureau of Land Management has a coloring contest for Prairie students during Wildflower week. This year the 4th and 5th graders participated. This year’s winners were Daniella Wilde, 1st place, Casey Danly, second and Jessica Kaschmitter third. Each received a shirt and certificate. Shown are Lynn Danly, Casey Danly and Jessica Kaschmitter. 

Kylie Uhlorn, second from left, was presented an Idaho Association of Counties $1,000 scholarship by the Lewis County Commissioners on Monday, June 4 at the Lewis County Courthouse. From left they are Don Davis, Chuck Doty and Carroll Keith. 

Learning about trapping animals for food and fur was one of 10 stations at the 4th grade Idaho History Rendezvous held at the Idaho County Fairgrounds on Wednesday, May 30. Students from Cottonwood, Grangeville and Nezperce participate. 

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