Updated June 19, 2008
School budget is approved
The budget for the 2008-09 school year was approved at the June meeting of the school board Monday, June 16. . . .
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26 make A honor roll at PMS
26 students made the A honor roll at Prairie Middle School for the fourth quarter of the 2007-08 school year. They were Ali Hoene, Heidi Holubetz, Stellina Laurino and Jessica Riener in the 5th grade; Rebekah Bruner, Clark Bruno, Drew Cochran, Casey Danley, Jared Higgins, Daun Hoene, Shaney Perrin and Hailey Shumway in the 6th grade; Ashley Cannon, Logan Dahlen, Kody Duclos, Cheryl Gehring, Marcus Higgins, Kendall Schumacher, Frank Spencer, Shelby VonBargen and Claire Whitley in the 7th grade and Mckenzie Candalot, Samantha Keating, Troy Lorentz, MaKayla Schaeffer and Megan Sigler in the 8th grade. . . .
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Todd Nida named CAO at St. Mary's Hospital
Todd Nida was recently named as Chief Administrative Officer of St. Mary’s Hospital and Clinics. His responsibilities include overseeing the day to day implementation of policies that impact the performance of the hospital and clinics. . . .
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Monastery to present program on July 9
St. Gertrude’s Monastery is presenting “An Evening with Dr. Stephan Marks” Wednesday, July 9 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Spirit Center for the Benedictine community and the general public. . . .
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Athletes encouraged to attend forum
According to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, over 9.5 million people visited orthopaedic surgeons because of knee problems in 2003. . . .
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Safe Sitter course offered
Safe Sitter classes for girls and boys age 11 to 13 will be held on August 5, 6 and 7th.  Registration for the two and one-half day program, sponsored by St. Mary’s Hospital, is open until July 14th; register early as class size is limited. . . .
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Crop tour set for July 1
There will be a Prairie area crop and conservation tour on Tuesday, July 1 starting at 7 a.m with a breakfast at the Community Center in Craigmont. . . .
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4-H Spring show held
The annual Idaho County 4-H Spring Livestock Show was held Saturday, June 14th at the Idaho County Fair Grounds in Cottonwood. . . .
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Babe Ruth tournament at Cottonwood; Summer lunch program at Ferdinand
Saturday, June 21st Cottonwood Babe Ruth will be hosting the Central Idaho League Tournament, at the baseball field at the Middle School.  . . .
Prairie Schools are offering the Summer Lunch Program at the Ferdinand Community Gym as of Monday, June 16. . . .
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Swim buses started June 18
The Center For Discovery would like to remind and invite all the area kids to our summer activities.  We will be taking a bus swimming on June 18, 25, July 9, 16, and August 6.  The bus will leave Prairie Elementary School each of these days at 12:30 and will return by 5:00.  The cost for these days is just $8.00. . . .
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Catch Gold Fever!
Get your tickets now for the eleventh annual mystery night, Catch Gold Fever! This golden event will be held on September 13, 2008 at the Greencreek Community Hall. . . .
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Letters to the editor
Letters from this week's Chronicle. . . .
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Shown are the new student body officers for 2008-09 at Prairie Middle School. Back from left are Claire Whitley, Parliamentarian; Taylor Heitman, Secretary and Cheryl Gehring, vice-president. Front from left are Jared Higgins, Treasurer and Marcus Higgins, Student Body President. 

The above students had perfect attendance for the year at Prairie Middle School. Back from left are Whitney Sonnen, Appy Enriquez, Casey Danly, Samantha Poxleitner and Robert Nau. Front from left areEmily McHugh, Lydia Lustig, Jared Higgins and Drew Cochran. 

Shown are the new 9th Grade Class Officers, elected June 5 at Prairie Middle School. From left are Casandra Weightman, President; Josh Roeper, vice-president; Samantha Poxleitner, Student Body Representative and Amanda Stinson, Secretary/Treasurer. 

Haley Danley had the reserve champion quality sheep at the 4-H spring show. See story at left for all the results.

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