Updated October 7, 2021

October events for Tri-Parish Youth
The days are getting colder, and the signs of Fall are definitely upon us. . . .
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Information sought on homicide near Grangeville
With permission of the family, Idaho County Detectives are releasing the name of the homicide victim from September 30, 2021. . . .
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Cash to celebrate 20 years of service at NICI
Join us in celebrating 20 years of service with Jarod Cash. . . .
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Graham now admin assistant at NICI
Lacey Graham joined IDOC as a Correctional Officer at NICI in January 2007. . . .
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VA offers drive-thru flu shot clinics for veterans
The flu season is here, and the Jonathan M. Wainwright Memorial VA Medical Center, aka Walla Walla VA, has scheduled drive-thru flu shot clinics at all its clinic locations. . . .
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Rosary Rally set for October 16
Everyone is asked to join in a Public Square Rosary Rally on Saturday, October 16th, at 12:00 noon at St. Mary’s Church, 503 Garrett St. in Cottonwood. . . .
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Lewiston Civic Theatre to perform 'The Addams Family,' a musical comedy
They’re creepy and they’re kooky, mysterious and spooky, they’re altogether ooky!” The Lewiston Civic Theatre is thrilled to be back in action! . . .
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Pirates win big at Kamiah
The Prairie football team improved to 5-0 on the season with a 60-20 win at Kamiah Friday, Oct. 1. . . .
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Lady Pirates win 2 of 3
The Prairie Lady Pirates swept a tri-match at Kamiah over Kamiah and C.V. Thursday, Sept. 30, and then got swept by Troy at Cottonwood in the Think Pink match, 11-25, 11-25, 19-25 on Monday, Oct. 4. . . .
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Several earn medals at Spartan Invite
The Prairie Cross Country team competed at two meets on back to back days last week. . . .
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Lady Patriots lose at Kendrick
The St. John Bosco Lady Patriots traveled to Kendrick and were swept 20-25, 17-25, 21-25 last Tuesday, Sept. 28. . . .
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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 Jr./Sr. High School is returning to their old student of the month selection having teachers nominate students who they believe display the qualities associated with our R words for the month.  This month's winners are based on teachers recognizing characteristics  associated with Relentless and Resilient. High School Students in the top photo from left are: Taeler Key, Mackenzie Key, Jade Gehring, Julia Rehder, Natalie Goeckner, Rebecca Jones, Owen Tran, Jack Crull and Evan Schwartz. Junior High Students in the lower photo from left are: Kylee Riggers, Olivia Uhlenkott, Phillip Schwartz, Caden Armbrust and Ryan Stewart. Photos by Matt Elven. Click on each photo for a larger view. 

The above students received a Pirate Card from a staff member for showing Respect, Responsibility, and Readiness in September: Back from left: Ethan Thompson,  Trenton Lorentz,  Zach Rambo, Carter Christopher,  Wade Goeckner, Kyle Schwartz,  Oliver Hinman, Evan Schwartz, Morgan Poxleitner,  Bennie Elven,  Wesley Tucker-Hall,  Lizzy Severns, Becca Jones and August Warden. Middle from left: Waylon Gehring, Phil Schwartz, Max Rehder, Katteri Duman, Tara Schlader, Laney Forsmann, Isabella Walsh, Meghan Fowler and Wyatt Latimer. Shorter front row from left: Gracie Farr, Ali Rehder, Katelyn Riener, Avery Riener, Lexi Schumacher, Kylie Schumacher, Sierra Oliver, Ella McLeod. Photo by Suzi Quintal. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Julia Rehder and Alli Geis ran Monday’s Think Pink Volleyball fundraiser as their senior project. They announced that they raised $2,691 for breast cancer research and awareness. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The north and south walls of the PHS gym were covered with pink volleyballs. The larger the ball, the higher the donation. Inland Cellular donated the uniform tops each team wore. Click on each photo for a larger view. 

Mikayla Rowland, Bentley Ross and William Holman were the R3 (Responsible, Respectful, Ready) winners for September at Prairie Elementary and get to have lunch with Principal Jon Rehder at a restaurant of their choice in town. Names were drawn at an assembly at the school last Friday, Oct. 1. Photos by Jon Rehder. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Ava Nuxoll and Mya Meyers were the 1st grade top readers for September. They received their awards at the Elementary School assembly held last Friday. Photo by Jon Rehder. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Skyler Scheffler, Micah Holthaus, Brayker Forsmann, and Hazel Terhaar were named as Kindergarten top readers for September at the assembly last Friday. Photo by Jon Rehder. Click on the photo for a larger view.


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