Updated June 3, 2021

Local man's body found
At 1847 on June 2nd, 2021, the Idaho County Dispatch Center received notification that the body of David Spencer had been recovered down river from the crash site. . . .
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New names for Hospitals and Clinics
Clearwater Valley Hospital and Clinics in Orofino, Idaho and St. Mary’s Hospital and Clinics in Cottonwood, Idaho are introducing new names, brands and vision as part of their integration into the Kootenai Health regional health care system, headquartered in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. . . .
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Members of PHS Class of 2021 awarded scholarships; Photos from Graduation
Many members of the Prairie High School class of 2021 have been awarded scholarships for their continuing education. . . .
Also on this page are photos from Prairie's graduation ceremony. . . .
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Summer Reading Program starts
Prairie Community Library will embark on the summer reading program on Thursday, June 3 at 10:00 AM. . . .
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Photos from the Memorial Day services
VFW Post 4902 performed Memorial Day services at the Greencreek Cemetery and both Cottonwood Cemeteries this year. . . .
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Veteran Service Officer to be in Grangeville twice in June
The IDAHO DIVISION OF VETERAN SERVICES – Office of Veterans Advocacy will have a Veteran Service Officer in Grangeville on the following dates: . . .
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VBS set to start June 7 at Emmanuel Baptist
Are you ready for Vacation Bible School? . . .
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Royalty sign-up deadline is July 1
The Idaho County Fair is taking applications for the 2021-2022 royalty court.  . . .
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Baseball Awards photo
On this page is a photo of the Prairie Baseball plaque winners at their awards dinner. . . .
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Track Awards photo
On this page is a photo of the plaque winners at the Prairie Track & Field Awards. . . .
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St. John Bosco Academy hands out student end of the year awards; Senior achievements listed; Photos from Graduation
St. John Bosco Academy gave out student awards last week at the school. . . .
Individual awards for the seniors for achievement during high school years in this school and previous schools: . . .
Also on this page are  more photos from Graduation. . . .
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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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Prairie High School graduates flip their tassels after being certified for graduation by Superintendent Rene’ Forsmann, left. More photos of Prairie's graduation can be found in the article below left.  Click on the photo for a larger view.

The 3 St. John Bosco Academy graduates after receiving their diplomas Saturday at the Christ the King Chapel in the school. From left are Megan Walker, Clarissa Stevens and Wyatt Weckman.  At the end of the ceremonies the school gave out their annual senior awards. Stevens received the St. John Bosco Award while Weckman received both the Patriot Award and the Excelsior Award. More graduation photos and student and senior class awards articles in the St. John Bosco page below left. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Cottonwood VFW Post 4902 lined up at Cottonwood Community Cemetery for a Memorial Day Service as Joe Riener, fifth from left, reads “In Flanders Field.”  See article above left for more Memorial Day service photos. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Tyler Wemhoff and Madison Shears were named King and Queen of Sports at the PHS awards assembly Thursday, May 27. Several additional photos from that assembly in next week's update. Photo by Jon Rehder. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Brody Hasselstrom and Madison Shears were named Athletes of the Year. Photo by Jon Rehder. Click on the photo for a larger view.

PBIS May raffle winners at Prairie High School from left are:  Lane Schumacher, Lane Remacle, Meghan Fowler, Sarah Lustig, and Laney Forsmann. Photo by Jon Rehder. Click on the photo for a larger view.

PBIS May raffle winners for Prairie Jr High are from left: Leon Bennett, Breanne Schwartz, Avery Riener, Tristian Mader, and Briggs Rambo. Photo by Jon Rehder. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Joseph Fairbanks, Vitalant Territory Manager presenting Principal Jon Rehder with a $2,000 STEM check  for Prairie High School having 60+ postive donors for their September and March blood drives.  Photo provided by Jon Rehder. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Senior raffle winners: Dean Johnson, Pixie Jones, and Remington Sprute. Many more photos from Prairie High School’s Awards assembly will be in next week’s Chronicle. Photo by Jon Rehder. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The Northern Region Department of Corrections honor guard brings in the flags at the start of Prairie’s graduation. They also retired the colors at the end of the ceremony. Click on the photo for a larger view.

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