Updated August 19, 2010
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Idaho County Fair is this week; Crabtree is Grand Marshal; Meet the Royalty
The Idaho County Fair kicked off earlier this week with judging of the 4-H Constructed Clothing and Making the Most of Me projects. . . .
When Lauretta Crabtreeís family tilled the Western ground, they were in awe. . . .
Profiles of the 2010 Idaho County Fair Royalty. . . .
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School Board meets
Bus routes and schedules were approved for the upcoming school year at the August meeting of the school board which was held in the Middle School library Monday, August 16. . . .
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Street paving project hits snag
Lewiston Street in Cottonwood was ready to start paving last Friday when a possible problem with the asphalt caused the project to be shut down. . . .
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Grangeville clinic to open August 30
The Grangeville Medical Clinic administered by St. Maryís Hospital will officially open its doors on Monday, August 30th. . . .
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SMHC to host support group meeting
St. Maryís Hospital and Clinics will host a support group meeting for people interested in forming a regular Parkinsonís Support Group. . . .
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Application proceeding for Salmon River Gun Club site
Idaho County Commissioner Jim Rehder reported the application for the county to obtain thirty nine acres of land approximately 2 miles north of Riggins from the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to be used as a new site for the Salmon River Gun Club is proceeding. . . .
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Come GROW! with us; Faith Forward meeting is Monday
Come GROW! with us! The Tri-Parish is proud to host the fifth season of the GROW! Adult Faith Formation program. . . .
Members of the St. Maryís, St. Anthonyís, and Assumption parishes are invited to attend the first Faith Forward meeting on Monday, August 23rd at 7:00 p.m. at the Ferdinand Parish Hall. . . . 
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Recycling update
Recycle on your way to the Fair on Saturday, August 21st, or at Kooskia Park on Sunday the 22nd. . . .
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Scouts attend summer camp
August 6-8 Pack 638 attended summer camp. Five Webelos and one Wolf Cub participated in a Space Adventure. . . .
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Triathlon cancelled; Jr. High practice to start; PHS football schedule
The Camas Prairie Triathlon scheduled for August 20-21 has been cancelled due to a decreased number of registrants. . . .
Junior High football practice will start Wednesday, August 25 after school . . .
The PHS football schedule is also on this page. . . .
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PHS volleyball schedule
On this page is the PHS volleyball schedule. . . .
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The 2010 Idaho County Fair Royalty welcome you to the Fair. From left are Second Princess Kristin Hill, Queen Sheyenne Stewart and First Princess Jill Brouwer. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The stage decorations for this yearís 4-H Fashion Show reflect a small-town western theme. Click on the photos for larger views.

Fred Arnzen, left, was winner again in The Hangout Cribbage Tournament last Wednesday, Aug. 11. 2nd was Jack Wimer, middle and third place was Ron Jones, right. Photo by Debbie Schnider.

The members of Pack 638 at Camp Grizzly. Photo by Shari Chaffee. See story above left

Selena Davila, placed at the district 1 4-H show at Kootenai County Fairgrounds in Coeur d' Alene, Idaho.  On her horse "Eddy", she took first place in trail class, first place in pole bending, second place in flag race and second place in barrel racing, all in the Junior Division. She is the daughter of Helen and Dennis Rowland, Cottonwood, and Adam and Nicole Davila , Oak Harbor Washington.

Does anyone recognize these ladies??? Iím working on family history and need some help! Iím the granddaughter of Anton J. Hoffman (1873-1949) and Bernadine Terhaar (1879-1960) that lived in Greencreek in the early 1900ís. Antonís sisters were Anna G. Gehring Wensman (1876-1947) who is buried in Greencreek and Theresia M. (Matthias) Lauer (1879-1932) who is buried in Cottonwood. Iím very interested in finding any descendents and locating any old photos of them. If you can help please email me at deevincent@hotmail.com or call me at (509) 758-8226 in the evenings. Iíd really appreciate the help. Dolores Hoffman Vincent, 2800 22nd St., ClarkstonWA 99403. Click on the photo for a larger view.
Young ladies wait their turn with the judges during judging Monday morning. Click on the photo for a larger view.
Holli Uhlorn takes her turn in front of the judges.
The framework for the new cattle pens added this year at the Fair. They were to have tarps mounted on them by Monday afternoon.

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