Updated June 28, 2018
Greencreek Celebration is Wednesday
The annual Greencreek 4th of July Celebration will be held next Wednesday, July 4 starting at 6 a.m. with a flag raising ceremony. . . .
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Winchester Open Rodeo set for this weekend; Heath is Rodeo Grand Marshal
Grab your lawn chair and head out to the Winchester World Famous Winchester Open Rodeo Slated for June 30 – July 1! . . .
Winchester Open Rodeo is proud to announce Delores Heath as Grand Marshall of this year’s Winchester Open Rodeo. . . .
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Grant opportunity available
Representatives of the Lewis-Clark Valley Healthcare Foundation recently announced that letters of inquiry (short-form applications) are being accepted through June 30 from community leaders in the region to apply for over $250,000 in grants to be awarded by the foundation in 2018. . . .
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Celebrating the 4th in the National Forests
Fourth of July is a favorite time for Americans to visit their National Forests! The following information will help you plan your visit to the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests. . . .
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Prairie schedules
The Prairie High School football and boys basketball and Junior High football schedules for the upcoming school year are now available . . .
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Little League Softball photos plus schedules
Some photos from the Little League softball game at Nezperce last week plus the Prairie High School volleyball and girls basketball schedules as well as the Prairie Junior High girls basketball schedule.  . . .
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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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VFW Post 4902 was handing out some appreciation awards last week. In the top photo Quartermaster Rick Johnson, Commander Dave Frei and David Armitage present Gary Riener of Riener’s Grocery with aan award of appreciation for all that he does for the Post. In the lower photo they present a similar award to Linda Elliott of Keuterville Pub and Grub for all she does for the VFW. Lower photo submitted by Rick Johnson. Click on each photo for a larger view.

The Summer Reading Program at Prairie Community Library finished up Monday with one  of their smaller groups. They have had as many as 22 attend. It was the senior project of Kristyna Krogh and she had help from Alexis Hiler with Colleen Sonnen as the mentor. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Idaho County 4-H members became food scientists for a day as they experimented with how beverage formulations are made.  Participants learned about taste, applying principles of flavor, conducted sensory evaluations and explored packaging, label design and marketing while creating their new beverages. Photo provided by Susie Heckman. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The Idaho Transportation Department had a crew in Cottonwood on Monday repainting the crosswalks along the Highway 95 Business Loop.Click on the photo for a larger view.

New signage has gone up recently on the former Wells Fargo Bank building as Cottonwood Community Credit Union will be opening a new branch in the building sometime this summer. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The new Idaho County Fair Royalty float made an appearance at the June Picnic Parade in Craigmont this past Saturday. Shown are 2nd Princess Emma Gehring, 1st Princess Sierah Poxleitner and Queen Rachel Chmelik. Photo by Steve Wherry. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Jake Wren brought this photo in a few week’s ago. Wedding party? It would appear that Cliff Holthaus, Jake Wren, Jerry Pelton and Lee Rehder are the “bridesmaids” for bride Herb Ahlers. Click on the photo for a larger view.

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