Updated July 9, 2015
Burning ban for Cottonwood
Due to continuing hot, dry conditions, a burning ban is in effect for the City of Cottonwood. This ban will be in effect until further notice and applies to any open burning. . . .
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Relay for Life set for Kamiah
The American Cancer Society’s Clearwater to Salmon Rivers Relay for Life is Friday, July 17th at the Kamiah track starting at 6 p.m. with the Survivors Lap. . . .
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UW med student to spend July in Cottonwood
University of Washington medical student, Joshua Frankland, will live, work, and learn in Cottonwood, ID, July 6-31 as part of the UW School of Medicine’s four-week Rural Underserved Opportunities Program (RUOP). . . .
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Photos from the Greencreek 4th of July Celebration
On this page are several photos from the Greencreek 4th of July Celebration. . . .
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Call for entries for Raspberry Festival Quilt Show
Quilters are invited to enter their handiwork in the Raspberry Festival quilt show to be held Sunday, August  2 at the Monastery of St. Gertrude, 465 Keuterville Road, in Cottonwood. . . .
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ITD seeks input
The Idaho Transportation Department is seeking public comment from July 1 - July 30 on the FY2016-20 draft of the Idaho Transportation Investment Program (ITIP). . . .
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Idaho Cattle Association celebrates 100th year
2015 marks one hundred years of the Idaho Cattle Associaiton (ICA), the official voice of all segments of the beef industry in Idaho. . . .
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Library News
Summer learning loss can be especially tough on early-education children who are just learning to read. . . .
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Football Schedules
On this page are the schedules for the Prairie High School and Jr. High football teams for next fall. . . .
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Fall Sports Schedules
On this page are the schedules for the Prairie High School Volleyball team and the Jr. High Girls Basketball team. . . .
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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 Cottonwood Chronicle. . . .
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There was another good crowd at the Greencreek 4th of July Celebration this past Saturday. This photo was taken as the breakfast was coming to a close but the bingo was going strong in the far corner. Click on the  photo for a larger view.

Doug Lustig gets dunked. It was mostly youngsters in the dunking booth but there were enough people wanting the chance to dunk Lustig that he agreed to give it a go. With temps in the 90’s it probably wasn’t that bad a gig. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Three Quilts of Valor were presented during the auction at the Greencreek 4th of July Celebration. They were awarded to, from top down, Herb Stubbers, Dick Nuxoll and Lloyd Nuxoll. Click on each photo for a larger view.

Rita Wassmuth playing bingo at the Greencreek 4th of July Celebration. Wassmuth, who is about to turn 90, has been to every Greencreek 4th of July Celebration. She remembers coming to the first one when she was about 5 years old. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The Prairie Community Library’s Summer Reading Program started Tuesday, July 7. The theme this year has to do with heroes and members of the military were introduced by Miss Pollyanna. There are a couple more hiding around the corner. The Summer Reading Program continues through the summer starting at 10:30 a.m. each Tuesday. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The Booster Club would like to extend a special thank you to Dale and Brandy McElroy for their generous support.  The McElroy's have given various donations to the prairie schools over the years, and their recent donation of $300 to the Booster Club is so appreciated.  We are so lucky to have such great supporters for our students!  Shown is Treasurer, Denise Uhlenkott accepting the recent donation from Brandy McElroy.

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