Updated March 4, 2021

94 units collected
“This community is truly amazing and we fell just 3 units shy from hitting our goal at our last drive on January 26, 2021,” commented Brenda Kaschmitter, blood drive co-chair. . . .
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Pirates opened against Riverstone at State
The Prairie Pirates will open against District 3 champion Riverstone, a private school located in Boise. . . .
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Week 7 & 8 shoot results
There was only 1 perfect 25 during week 7 of the 10-Week Shoot at Cottonwood Gun Club. . . .
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Pirates named to all-league team
The White Pine League has named their all-league team for the 1A-D1 division of the league. . . .
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Schumacher out in two matches at State
Holli Schumacher, a Prairie High School sophomore competed in the 113 lb. weight bracket at the 2A Idaho State Wrestling Tournament . . .
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Prairie Spring Sports schedules
On this page are the Prairie sports schedules for baseball, softball and track. . . .
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Pirates earn State berth
The Prairie Pirates punched their ticket to State by taking second place in the District Tournament. They opened with a 56-49 win over Genesee on Wednesday, Feb. 24 at Cottonwood. On Friday, Feb. 26, they lost 54-83 at Lapwai. On Saturday, Feb. 27, they hosted Genesee again and had to rally from a 17 point deficit with just over 6 minutes left to win 63-58. . . .
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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 Pirates celebrate after their epic comeback against Genesee in the District championship game. They were down 17 with 6:14 to play and won by 5. The win puts them into the State Tournament where they will open against Riverstone of Boise on Wednesday, March 3 at 1 p.m. PST. See below left for stories and State Tournament info. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Monica Geockner, top, won 1st place in the school spelling bee held on February 19th for the Cottonwood School District.  She will go on to compete in the 35th Annual Inland Northwest Regional Spelling Bee via the Online Testing Platform on Friday, March 19, 2021. Derek Goeckner, bottom, won 2nd place and will be an alternate in the case that Monica will be unable to compete.  Photos submitted by Jennifer Riener. Click on each photo for a larger view.

Claire Michels enjoys the view during a ski lesson at Cottonwood Butte Ski Area. Photo by Loretta Riener. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Some young skiers enjoying all the new snow at Cottonwood Butte Ski Area this past weekend. Photo by April Lustig. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The Prairie boys celebrated Senior Night before the first Genesee game at District. Shown are Tyler Wemhoff, John Gehring and Cole Schlader and their families. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Dean Johnson leads the student body in a cheer during the District opening game against Genesee. Click on the photo for a larger view.


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