Updated September 16, 2021

This is Homecoming Week at PHS
This week is Homecoming Week at Prairie High School with activities all week. . . .
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Hospitals implement crisis standards as Covid cases soar
The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare activated Crisis Standards of Care early Tuesday, Sept. 7, because of a severe shortage of staffing and an overwhelming increase in patients with COVID-19 who require hospitalization. . . .
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Community car seat check and distribution event
Anyone in need of a car or booster seat or is wondering if their car seat is safe and installed correctly, stop by St. Mary’s Hospital parking lot on Friday, September 24 between 2-6 PM. . . .
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I just recovered from COVID-19, should I get vaccinated?
At Clearwater Valley Health, we have set up a walk-in clinic to help patients get tested and treated for COVID-19. . . .
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UI Extension offers master gardener training
University of Idaho Extension Master Gardener Training is slated to begin on Tuesday, October 12th, 2021, at the Super 8 by Wyndham meeting room in Grangeville, ID. . . .
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Covid-19 vaccine credential app offered through MySyringaChart
Syringa Hospital & Clinic patients with a MySyringaChart account can now access the SMART Health Card Verifier for free through their online patient chart. . . .
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Art show set for Riggins
The Salmon River Art Guild Art Show and Sale will be held Oct. 1, 2 and 3 at the Riggins Community Center, 121 S. Lodge St. (behind the Chevron Stattion).  . . .
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Pirates win home opener 48-14
The Prairie football team rolled to a 48-14 win over Clearwater Valley in their home opener Friday, Sept. 10 at Cottonwood. . . .
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Lady Pirates lose 2 of 3 matches
The Prairie Lady Pirates played 3 league matches in the past week, losing 2 of 3. They started with a 3 games to 1 win over Logos at Moscow on Tuesday, Sept. 7. On Thursday, Sept. 9 they lost in 3 straight, 15-25, 20-25, 20-25, at Cottonwood to Potlatch. Finally on Monday, Sept. 13, they traveled to Troy and lost in 3 straight, 5-25, 15-25, 13-25. . . .
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Cross Country at Seaport Invite
The Prairie Cross Country team got their season started at the Seaport Invite in Clarkston Saturday, Sept. 11. . . .
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Lady Patriots win 2 of 3
The St. John Bosco Lady Patriots won 2 of 3 matches this past week. They swept Meadows Valley, Sept. 8, got swept by Kendrick, Sept. 9 at Cottonwood and won in 5 at Nezperce, Sept. 13. . . .
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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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Homecoming Queen candidates from left are Delanie Lockett, Laney Forsmann, Katteri Duman and Jade Gehring. Photo by Matt Elven. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Homecoming King candidates are senior athletes. Front from left are Evan Schwartz, Wyatt Ross, Jesse Cronan, Lane Schumacher, Connor Brown and Chase Kaschmitter. Back from left are Kyle Schwartz, Brody Hasselstrom, Tayden Hibbard and Travis Alfrey. The photos above were taken by Matt Elven on Tourist Tuesday, one of the week’s dress-up day themes. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Shown are the candidates for Elementary School ASB officers. From left are Kade Hanson (Secretary) Matthew Jones (Secretary), Reagan Brannan (President), Alaina DeCaria (Vice President), Mia Anderson (Vice President), Avery Schacher (President), Sam Rehder (5th grade rep), and Olivia Rieger (5th grade rep). Photo by Jon Rehder. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Those winning the Elementary School ASB elections are from left:  Sam Rehder- 5th grade representative from Mrs. Bruegeman's class, Mia Anderson-ASB Vice President, Reagan Brannan-ASB President, Matthew Jones-ASB Secretary, Olivia Rieger-5th grade representative from Mrs. Hagen's class. Photo by Jon Rehder.  Click on the photo for a larger view.

Above are renderings of the proposed Cottonwood City Park Pavilion/Restroom facility. The City of Cottonwood is currently working with CEDA on a grant but there will also be some community matching funds required. VFW Post 4902, which came up with the idea for this is working on raising the local matching funds and has a GoFundMe link on their Facebook page or you can send donations to VFW Post 4902, P. O. Box 371, Cottonwood, ID 83522. Click on each photo for a larger view.


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