Updated December 17, 2020

Cottonwood City Council meets
The Cottonwood City Council approved the meeting dates for 2021 at their December meeting Monday, Dec. 14. . . .
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New recycling guidelines
New recycling guidelines: Due to changes in the market, Idaho County Recycling is only able accept: . . .
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Christmas Parade photos
On this page are more photos of the Chrismas Parade. . . .
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Thank you from Bethany Children's Home and Sister Mary's Children
Recently, Bethany Children’s Home completed a year long project of design, permitting, and labor to build a very necessary addition. . . .
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Pirates 1-1 on the week
The Prairie boys basketball team split a pair of league games this past week. On Tuesday, Dec. 8, they lost at Lapwai 57-85 and on Friday, Dec. 11, they eked out a 57-56 home win over Genesee. . . .
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Lady Pirates 1-1 on the week
The Prairie Lady Pirates suffered a tough home loss to Lapwai, 53-62 after leading with 3:30 to play on Thursday, Dec. 10. They bounced back to give win at Genesee 50-35, giving them their first loss of the season. . . .
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Patriots start 0-2
The St. John Bosco Patriots started their first varsity boys season since 2016 with a pair of losses. On Tuesday, Dec. 8 they hosted Highland and lost 40-69. On Thursday, Dec. 10 they traveled to Deary and lost 45-75.  . . .
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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 two sons of Mike and Kayla Raymond are shown with Santa Claus in Santa’s Cabana after the Parade.  Click on the photo for a larger view.

Santa Claus rode a vintage firetruck through the parade. Jesse Bruegeman was pressed into service as his driver. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The Idaho County Fair Royalty was in the Christmas Parade. See link above left for more parade photos. Click on the photo for a larger view.

With temperatures in the 20's and snow falling, the fire pit was a popular place. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Jack Uptmor, Rick Johnson and Jerry Richardson of the Cottonwood Lions Club with a new sign for the Centennial Garden. The old one was starting to rot at the bottom. Richardson cut the board and painted it and Evan Schwartz of the sign painting class at Prairie High School did the lettering. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Besides installing the new sign, the 3 Lions Club members also strung Christmas lights at the Centennual Garden. Jerry Richardson and Jack Uptmor are shown. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Prairie football awards were given out Wednesday, Dec. 9. Plaque winners from left are: Trenton Lorentz, JV Defensive Lineman of the Year; Noah Behler, JV Pirate Award; Wyatt Ross, JV Offensive Player of the Year and JV Most Valuable; Chase Kaschmitter, JV Offensive Lineman of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year; Tayden Hibbard, varsity Defensive Player of the Year; Brody Hasselstrom, varsity Offensive Player of the Year; Cole Schlader, Varsity Most Valuable; Dean Johnson, Offensive Lineman of the Year and Defensive Lineman of the Year and Dalton Ross, varsity Pirate Award. All awards were voted on by the players except for the Pirate awards which were voted on by the coaches. Click on the photo for a larger view.


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