Updated September 30, 2021

'Flush Fund' is fundraiser for Park Pavilion project
You may have seen a toilet painted up like a watermelon in front of a Cottonwood business recently. For example, it was in front of HUB International on Monday morning. . . .
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Cookie Dough sale is starting
It is once again that time of year when the Center For Discovery and Prairie Elementary School are having their annual cookie dough sale. . . .
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Pine Bar access road to see improvement
Beginning Oct. 4, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will begin significant improvements on the road accessing the Pine Bar recreation site and campground along the Lower Salmon River, south of Cottonwood.  . . .
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Pfizer vaccine booster shots now available
The Department of Health and Welfare supports the authorization of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the recommendation by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to administer booster doses of the Pfizer/BioNtech COVID-19 vaccine to certain people. Booster doses are available now for those individuals.  . . .
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Veteran Service Officer to be in Grangeville next week
The IDAHO DIVISION OF VETERAN SERVICES – Office of Veterans Advocacy will have a Veteran Service Officer in Grangeville on the following date: . . .
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Pirates pull away in second half for big win at Potlatch
The Prairie football team trailed for the first time this season in the second quarter but rallied to take the lead by halftime and dominated the second half for a 64-28 win at Potlatch Friday, Sept. 24. . . .
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Lady Pirates win twice
The Prairie Lady Pirates won a pair of league volleyball matches this past week. On Tuesday, Sept. 21, they won in five sets at Lapwai 25-18, 22-25, 25-13, 22-25, 15-11. They then hosted Logos on Thursday, Sept. 23 and won in straight sets, 25-20, 25-20, 27-25. . . .
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Wemhoff finishes 10th at Potlatch
Matthew Wemhoff finished 10th at the Potlatch Invite Cross Country meet held Saturday, Sept. 25 at Scenic 6 Park in Potlatch. . . .
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Lady Patriots win 1 of 3
The St. John Bosco Lady Patriots won 1 of 3 home matches last week. . . .
Also see the schedule at the bottom for some changes.
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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 cooks and volunteers were extra busy last Tuesday at the Pioneer Senior Citizens lunch as it was customer appreciation day with a free meal provided to anyone who came. Over 60 attended the luncheon with another 30 home delivered meals. From left in the foreground of the top photo are Brenda Holmes, Sally Rehder, Gabby Rehder, Tiffany Forsmann and Mary Funke. The lower photo shows Sally Duman and Gladys Sonnen with the bagged up and ready to distribute lunches. Photos provided by Tiffany Forsmann. Click on each photo for a larger view.

The ‘Flush Fund’ toilet is a traveling trophy that is part of a fundraiser for grant matching funds for the proposed Cottonwood City Park Pavilion. You can see it is painted up like a watermelon with a green tank lid and the rest painted pink with black “seeds.” Photo provided by Linda Nida. See story above left. Click on the photo for a larger view.

A moose was sighted at 8:30 AM on September 27 by Rick and Rose Harman at the Cornelia Faur farm.  Not sure where he came from but he is in the area. This photo is on the S curve of Cottonwood Butte Road with St. John Bosco School seen in the background. Photo provided by Jim Rehder. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Another photo of the moose after going over a fence near Cornelia Faur’s farm. Click on the photo for a larger view. 

The St. John Bosco volleyball team celebrated Senior Night Monday, Sept. 27 in their match against Timberline. Shown are Dani Sonnen and her family to the left and Jade Prigge and her family to the right. Photo provided by Julie Sonnen. Click on the photo for a larger view.


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