Updated March 7,  2013
Auditions are March 18
An audition will be held for the Missoula Children's Theatre (MCT) production of THE SECRET GARDEN Monday, March 18, 2013 at Prairie Elementary School Gym from 3:30 pm to 5:30 p.m. . . .
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Prairie, Janss schools part of statewide pilot program
Forty-seven schools across Idaho including Prairie Schools and the Robert Janss School at NICI will become part of the nation’s first statewide pilot of the Khan Academy, the free, internationally recognized on-line education leader. . . .
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Ski Skoop
Come up this weekend and celebrate our last weekend!  We are going to have a Butte Blow-out Saturday, March 9th. . . .
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Hospitals embrace Essentia philosophies
St. Mary’s and Clearwater Valley Hospitals and Clinics have been part of Essentia Health, out of Duluth, MN, since 1998. “We have decided it is time to grow the connection between our hospitals and Essentia. Essentia Health has a lot of resources to offer us and we are choosing to combine our strengths and talents to enhance access to high quality, coordinated, cost efficient care for the people in our community,” says Lenne Bonner, Interim CEO. . . .
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Hospital Tidbits
The March meetings of the St. Mary’s Hospital and Clinics Diabetes Support Groups will be held . . .
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Quilt donated to auction
The inmates at NICI are donating a quilt they designed and created to the St. Mary’s Hospital Mardi Gras auction. . . .
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Week 8 trapshoot results
The Cottonwood Gun Club posted a 69.75 score in cold, cloudy and windy conditions during week 8 of the Camas Prairie Trapshoot. . . .
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Knowledge Bowl team at Northwest Science Bowl
On Friday, February 1st the Prairie High School Knowledge Bowl team departed for Spokane. . . .
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Library News
Available at the library is a nice selection of Audio and Video CD’s and LARGE PRINT BOOKS. . . .
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Boys Basketball awards; Basketball meeting set; Sports co-ops; Players named to all-league teams
On this page is a photo of the boys basketball award winners plus several short sports items and the PHS Track Schedule. . . .
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Prairie Softball schedule
On this page is the PHS softball schedule. . . .
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Thank you from wrestling team
The Prairie wrestling team would like to thank the following sponsors for the 2012-13 season:  . . .
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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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Congratulations to our February Students of the Month: High School Students: Austin Sonnen:  Austin, center in photo, works hard and independently.  He always has a smile on his face and is kind to all students and staff. Kevin Tillinghast:  Kevin, left, is a hard working student who consistently scores in the top of his math class.  Junior High School Student: Leah Higgins:  Leah, right, does excellent work, she is thoughtful and kind.  She is a strong student leader and a positive role model for all students around her.  Photo contributed by Ryan Hasselstrom. Click on the photo for a larger view.

This Moose was found lounging at the South entrance to Cottonwood last Friday. It seems to enjoy simply lying there watching traffic. Numerous cars stopped to take pictures. Photo provided by Terry Cochran. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The Kindness Rocks group is for 4-5-6th graders at PES. They do monthly activities and also do monthly service projects. The service project for February was a food drive to help fill up the shelves at the local food bank. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Caught Ya winners for the month of February: Back row: Amber Halligan, Julia Wemhoff, Carson Schmidt, Spencer Schumacher, Dylan Schumacher, Kendra Duclos, Tommie Phillips, Paul Sonnen, Jackson Johnson, and Kodie Tidwell. Third Row: Remington Sprute, Zac Arnzen, Cole Martin, Larry Leaton, Owen Anderson, Keenan Shears, Carson Forsman, and  Brylee Wood. Second Row: Allie Geis, Ravin Cronan, Taylor Nuxoll, Trinity Yorke, and Alex McElroy. Front Row, Toby Hatfield, Cody Kaschmitter, Isabella Walsh, Brenna Wood and Cheyenne Keith. Photo provided by Sherry Holthaus. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Molly Schwartz was selected Chapter winner for the Daughters of the American Revolution Essay Contest held in November.  The theme for this year's contest was " Forgotten Patriots Who Struggled for Independence. Molly was honored at a banquet Feb. 16th at the Masonic Temple in Lewiston.  Molly is the daughter of Annemarie and Jared  Schwartz and is a 7th grader at Prairie Jr./Sr. High.
Rachel Gimmeson and Damian Forsmann enjoyed lunch at the Country Haus with principal Rene’ Forsmann.  They were February attendance winners at Prairie Elementary School. Click on the photo for a larger view.
In appreciation of all the local skiers this year, the Cottonwood Ski Butte gave away 4 free passes to some lucky elementary students. Those students drawn to receive the passes were Noah Geis, Ellie Nuxoll, Ben Elvin and Carson Forsman. Photo provided by Sherry Holthaus. Click on the photo for a larger view.

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