Updated February 19, 2015
School Board meets
The school board held their regular February meeting Monday, Feb. 16 with superintendent Rene’ Forsmann reporting she thinks they can ask for the same levy amount as last year. . . .
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Graduation party raffle prize winners
The Senior Class Graduation Party raffle was held at the last boys’ basketball home game on February 11th.  Over 5,000 tickets were sold with Austin Sonnen, Holli Uhlorn, Bryson Higgins, Sydney Glimp, and Tanner Ross being the top 5 salespersons. . . .
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Lady Pirates are state academic champions; Mader is league coach of the year
The Prairie Lady Pirates will be coming back from the state tournament with at least one state championship trophy as they have been named as the Academic Champions for 1-A, Division 1 Girls Basketball teams. . . .
Lori Mader has been named as the White Pine League Division 1 Girls Basketball Coach of the Year. . . .
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Hallissey girls take second
Once again a girl’s team representing the Tri-Parish traveled to the Boise valley to play in the Hallissey tournament.  . . .
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More 52-Pickup winners
The monthly 2014-2015 KC 52 Pickup (blue card) drawing was held at the 10 February meeting of KC #1389.  The following winners picked up some cash:  . . .
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The LCSC Report
Another class offered through the LCSC Grangeville Outreach Center. . . .
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Library News and Natalie's book reviews
Things are happening at the library but they are not obvious unless you come in and look around. . . .
Two more book summaries for this week's library excerpt. These are both Young Adult books. . . .
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Week 6 Shoot results
Cottonwood Gun Club had 23 shooters on a clear sunny day. Derek Schaeffer had the week’s only perfect 25 in singles. . . .
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Pirates finish regular season with 2 more wins
The Prairie Pirates finished up their regular season at 18-2 with wins over Moscow, 79-64 on Senior Night at Cottonwood Wednesday, Feb. 11 and at Potlatch, 89-33 Saturday, Feb. 14. . . .
The Pirates clinched a berth in the State Tournament with a 68-25 win over Troy Wednesday, Feb. 18. They will play Lapwai Friday, Feb. 27 for the District title. . . .
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Lady Pirates 2nd at District
Lapwai connected on 58% of their shots and steamrolled the Prairie Lady Pirates in the District championship game 43-72 Friday, Feb. 13 at the LCSC Activity Center in Lewiston. . . .
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Wrestling schedule
The District wrestling meet is at Wallace this Saturday, Feb. 21. . . .
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Summit wins league title
The Summit Patriots ended their regular season with a pair of road wins and clinched the White Pine League Div. 2 championship along the way. . . .
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Sen. Nuxoll's Weekly Legislative Report
Editor’s Note: State Senator Sheryl Nuxoll has been sending out a weekly email newsletter to many of her constituents and thought she would like to share it with the Chronicle readers as well. . . .
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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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John Mager, right, was the top winner in the Prairie Graduation Party prize drawing, receiving a Remington Model 700 SPS Varmit .223 Rifle that was donated by Harman Agency, LLC, represented by Pepper Harman. Harman Agency has donated a similar prize to the graduation party drawing for several years and Mager felt they should be recognized for their generosity. For the rest of the raffle winners see story at left.

The Prairie Lady Pirates are at the State Tournament this weekend. Their first game is against Liberty Charter at 8 p.m. MST Thursday, Feb. 19. Front from left are assistant coach Sarah Walsh, Kylie Tidwell, Tasha Gimmeson, Angela Wemhoff, Krystin Uhlenkott, Shayla VonBargen, Kayla Schumacher, Talyss Lustig, Sarah Seubert, Chaye Uptmor, Josie Peery, Hailey Danly and coach Lori Mader. Photo courtesy of Prairie High School. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The Tri-Parish Girls Hallissey team is shown with their second place trophy. They are identified in the article at left.Photo provided by Glenn Poxleitner. Click on the photo for a larger view.

It was pajama party time at the Feb. 17 Storytime at Prairie Community Library. The youngsters as well as the adults present wore their jammies and had pillows, blankets and snacks while listening to Miss Pollyanna. Photo by Laurine Nightingale. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The Prairie cheerleaders during a timeout in the District championship game against Lapwai. They will also be traveling to State. From left are Madison Ulmer, Jessi Riener, Beth Dinning, Britney Bianchi and Kirstin Latimer. Click on the photo for a larger view.

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