Updated August 26, 2010
4-H and open class award winners
Monica Lustig and Sarah Baune were the Friends of 4-H winners at this year’s Idaho County Fair. . . .
Following are the Best of Show & Special Awards winners in Open Class at the 2010 Idaho County Fair. . . .
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4-H Livestock awards
Jade Gutzman, an FFA club member from Kooskia was the big winner in this year’s 4-H Livestock Awards at the Idaho County Fair. . . .
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New Mission Services Director named
Sr. Janet Barnard recently joined the Clearwater Valley and St. Mary’s Hospital and Clinics staff as Mission Integration Coordinator.  She replaces Sr. Corinne Forsman who is now Director of the Inn at the Monasteryof St. Gertrude. . . .
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Notes from City Hall
Hooray!  The reconstruction of Lewiston Street will be completed today! . . .
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Color Guard/National Guard entry is parade's best in show
The 2010 Idaho County Fair Parade was a success; there were 38 entries varying from royalty to miniature horses to 4-H groups. . . .
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American Cancer Society presents awards
Hugh Severs, Executive Director,and Nicol Barnes, Community Relationship Manager, American Cancer Society, Great West Division, presented two awards at St. Mary’s Hospital last week. . . .
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Tri-Parish Youth activities for September
Hasn't it been a great summer? We have so much to be thankful for as we move from one season to another! . . . 
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Two-Minute Talent Show results
There were 14 entrants in this year’s Two Minute Talent Show at the Idaho County Fair in 3 age groups. . . .
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AWANA is back
AWANA will begin again starting on Wednesday, September 8th from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm at Emmanuel Baptist Church.   . . .
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Youth football and soccer signups are set;  PHS football schedule
The Camas Prairie Youth Football signup will be held at the Prairie High School Football Field on Thursday, August 26 at 6:30 p.m. . . .
Cottonwood Youth Sports is having soccer sign ups on Tuesday, August 31 at 6:30 pm Prairie elementary cafeteria. . . .
The PHS football schedule is also on this page. . . .
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Bowling news and volleyball schedule
Bowling news items include a meeting notice for the local association and the Morning Glories women's league will start Sept. 14. . . .
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Letters to the editor
On this page are letters to the editor that appeared in this week's print edition of the Chronicle. . . .
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The 2011 Idaho County Fair Royalty are from left, Queen Sarah Baune, 1st Princess Merannda Chaffee and 2nd Princess Halee Hill. Baune was also named Miss Congeniality and Hill as Miss Smile & Pose. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Sarah Baune, left, and Monica Lustig were the Friends of 4-H award winners this year. Baune won the mixer while Lustig won the sewing machine.

Jade Gutzman of Kooskia had the grand champion market steer. She was also grand champion showman for market beef and round robin grand champion showman. For more grand and reserve champion livestock photos see Livestock Awards page above left.

Monday, August 23, paving was started on Lewiston St. from North St. to Butler St. By Tuesday afternoon it should be mostly completed. It was originally to have been completed in June but various delays pushed the project back. See the Notes from City Hall above left.

Hugh Severs, Sr. Mary Kay Henry, Arlene Baerlocher, Collette Schaeffer, Lenne Bonner and Nicole Bames-showing off the Relay for Life awards they received. See story above left.

BLM and the Cottonwood Chamber of Commerce joined forces for a clean-up raft trip on the Salmon River Saturday, August 14. Many Chamber members and community members enjoyed the trip. Photo submitted by Dar Forsmann. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The 2010 and 2011 Idaho County Fair Royalty posed together after the new royalty was crowned. From left are the queens, Sheyenne Stewart and Sarah Baune; the first princesses, Jill Brouwer and Merannda Chaffee and the second princesses, Kristin Hill and Halee Hill. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The Turner family, Josie on the mandolin, Ross on the guitar and also on the banjo and  their father also on guitar provided entertainment during the Royalty evening.

A couple of photos from the Pigtail Contest. The top photo shows the most unusual entrants while the bottom photo shows the youngest group. Click on each photo for a larger view.

Leah Holthaus and Holli Uhlorn during the Making the Most of Me portion of the 4-H Fashion Show.

Harvest has been running full steam in the Greencreek area for over a week. These two combines and truck were in a field near the intersection of Greencreek Road and old Highway 7. Greencreek Road can be seen in the background.

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