Updated April 3, 2014
Tri-Parish Youth busy in April
Oh God of hope, thank you for the warmth of the sun as the flowers begin to show their colors and the earth speaks words of the promise, growth, and newness.  Spring is here and with that comes the invitation to grow in our faith journey.   Throughout the month of April will be gathering to praise, worship, confirm, baptize, learn, celebrate, share, and live our faith with new vigor and hope. . . .
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Le Beef for the Cure set for April 26
Chef Rod Quick presents: “Le’ Beef for the Cure,” a dinner benefitting Relay for Life and the American Cancer Society. . . .
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Hawaiian Luau to benefit Center for Discovery
The Center For Discovery would like to take this opportunity to invite the community to our First Annual Hawaiian Luau on Saturday, May 3 at the Cottonwood Community Hall. . . .
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Mardi Gras event a success
The St. Mary’s Hospital Mardi Gras event which was held on March 22nd was deemed a success. . . .
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Farm Forest Fair set for Greencreek
The Farm Forest Fair will be held on April 15 and 16 at the Greencreek Community Hall this year. . . .
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Friends of NRA event set for May 2
Camas Prairie Friends of NRA annual event will be held Friday, May 2, 2014 at the Greencreek Community Hall.  Doors open at 5:30 and you must purchase your tickets before the event. In fact,  if you purchase your tickets before April 4 you will be entered to win a gun. . . .
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Contestants sought for Distinguished Young Woman program
The Distinguished Young Woman Program (formerly America's Junior Miss Scholarship Program) is coming to the Camas Prairie and we are looking for girls  who are currently Juniors in high school and will be seniors this fall (class of 2015) to participate! . . .
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Hunter education class offered
A new 2014 law allows 10 year olds to hunt big game. . . .
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Memorial Fun Run/Walk is Saturday
The Stephanie Hendren Memorial Fun Run will be held this Saturday, April 4 starting at 1 p.m. at The Gateway in Winchester. . . .
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Pirates trail in suspended game
The first game of a scheduled league doubleheader with Troy was suspended in the bottom of the 7th inning due to rain with Prairie trailing 13-16 Friday, March 28 at Clearwater Park in Lewiston. . . .
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Lady Pirates beat Troy
In their final game before Spring Break the Prairie Lady Pirates jumped out to an early lead and held on to beat Troy 11-6 in a league game at Cottonwood Tuesday, March 25. . . .
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Girls relays, Spencer win at Kamiah
Peter Spencer won the 800 and 1600 and the girls 4x200 and 4x400 relays both won at a 12 school track meet at Kamiah Tuesday, March 25. . . .
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Summit's '33 Ford Coupe wins competition
Summit Academy’s 33 Ford Coupe replica won first place in the Pharoah’s Car Club Street Rodder Choice High School Challenge and students were awarded $500 and a commemorative plaque. . . .
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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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Youth and adult who attended the Idaho Catholic Youth Convention in Boise in March .  Not pictured are Dakota Wilson and Michelle Sonnen. Photo provided by Debbie Chicane. Click on the photo for a  larger view. 

Youth and adults who attended the Catholic Jr. High Rally in Coeur D alene in February. Not pictured are Leslie McIntire, Loretta Poxleitner, Dan Karel and Kevin Karel. Photo provided by Debbie Chicane. Click on the photo for a  larger view. 

The PHS sewing classes once again made baby blankets for St. Mary’s Hospital as a community service project.  The fabric for these blankets was donated by PHS this year. Back row: Talyss Lustig, Sierra Latimer, Marisa Lustig, Marina Evans, Kate Spears, Melody Temes, Sarah Seubert, Selena Davila, Stephanie Jungert.  Middle row: Hailey Danly, Lauren Alfrey, Abbie Uhlenkott, Kylie Tidwell, Samantha Remacle, Britney Bianchi. Front row: Krystin Uhlenkott, Krista Hess, Faith Uhlenkott, Della Sprute, Lindsey Goeckner, Aurelia Bruno, Haley Enneking.  Not pictured: Shayla VonBargen. Photo provided by Millie Wimer. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The VFW Post 4902 Patriots Pen winners are shown above. They were unable to attend the VFW awards program. From top down are Anna Kaschmitter, 1st place; Owen Anderson, 2nd place; and Jessie Sonnen, 3rd place. The top two photos are by Sherry Holthaus while the bottom photo is courtesy of Norm and Julie Sonnen.

The Prairie 6th grade girls AAU basketball team recently capped off their basketball season placing 2nd in the girls AAU basketball tournament in Grangeville the weekend of March 14-15th.  Starting last November, these girls worked hard and competed in several games against local schools and participated in two other basketball tournaments.  They also placed 2nd in a tournament in Kamiah the weekend of February 21- 22nd receiving medals for the hard won efforts.  Keep up the good work, girls! Shown front from left are Jacey Rambo, Anna Kaschmitter and Brooklyn Riener. Back from left are Sydnee Bruegeman, Ciara Chaffee, India Peery, Nakonia Nuttman and coach Jennifer Riener. Not shown is Shauna Kaschmitter. Photo by Shari Chaffee. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Toby Hatfield, left, and Tommy Wassmuth, middle, took advantage of Spring Break to attend the Library’s Story Time Tuesday, April 1. At right is “Miss Pollyanna.” Photo by Laurine Nightingale.

Jacob John Kuther was another of the youngsters at Tuesday morning’s Story Time at the Library. Photo by Laurine Nightingale.

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