Updated December 10, 2020
Christmas Parade set for Sunday
 The Annual Cottonwood Lighted Christmas Parade is set for this Sunday, Dec. 13. . . .
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Hospital expands regional lab services
St. Mary’s Hospital lab manager, Colleen Bennett, recently announced they have been the recipient of a grant through the State of Idaho, as part of the CARES Act grant funding the state received, for $248,659. These funds will support increasing laboratory testing capacity in rural areas such as ours. . . .
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Local representatives given committee assignments
The Idaho House Republican caucus has announced the committee assignments for Republican state representatives. . . .
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Lawmakers must take further action to support telehealth
A lot has changed since March. The coronavirus pandemic has impacted our lives and complicated our ability to do everyday things, like visiting a friend for coffee, attending a concert or sports event, and going to see our doctor.  . . .
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Work continues on new Forest Supervisor's Office in Kamiah
Contractors are on schedule building the new Forest Supervisor’s Office in Kamiah, an energy-efficient and uniquely-designed building that showcases wood products from our local area. . . .
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Law enforcement to focus on seat belt use this holiday season
Law enforcement agencies are teaming up with the Office of Highway Safety (OHS) this November to watch for motorists not wearing seat belts. As part of the national seat belt mobilization, more than 40. . . .
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Live Nativity Saturday at Grangeville church
On Saturday, Dec 12 from 9:00 to 11:00 AM, the Grangeville Nazarene Church is hosting a living nativity free of charge. . . .
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Pirates open season 2-0
The Prairie Pirates opened their season with a pair of come-from-behind non league wins. Tuesday, Dec. 1 they beat Timberline 58-47 at Weippe and on Wednesday, Dec. 2 they won at Grangeville 61-52. . . .
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Lady Pirates win twice
The Prairie Lady Pirates improved to 4-0 and 2-0 in league play with a pair of wins this past week. On Thursday, Dec. 3 they traveled to Moscow where they beat Logos 50-16 in a league game. On Friday, Dec. 4, they hosted Grangeville and won 49-34. . . .
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Revised SJB basketball schedules
On this page is the updated basketball schedules for the Varsity boys basketball teams at St. John Bosco Academy.
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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. You can also find Jake Wren's Redneck Review on this page. . . .
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The above two photos show the month of November raffle winners for the PBIS aRRRgh cards at Prairie Jr./Sr. High School. The top photo shows the high school winners. From left they are: Ali Rehder, Trenton Lorentz, Ethan VonBargen, and Hunter Leal. The lower photo shows the junior high winners. From left they are: Chase VonBargen, Kassandra Dining, Avery Riener, Nate Forsmann, Carter Shears, and Dylan Klapprich. Photos by Jon Rehder.  Click on each photo for a larger view.

November attendance winners were treated to lunch at a restaurant of their choice.  Easton Bruegeman and Rylan North were the winners. Photo by Rene’ Forsmann. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Cottonwood's Annual Lighted Christmas Parade is set for Sunday, Dec. 13. Lineup will begin at 4:30 p.m. at the Catholic Church Parking Lot with the Parade set to start at 5 p.m. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The student body couldn't be there physically due to Covid restrictions but came up with a way to at least show their faces in the Prairie gym for the girls game against Grangeville. Click on the photo for a larger view.


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