Updated August 18, 2022
Idaho County Fair is this week
The Idaho County Fair takes place in Cottonwood this week. . . .
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School Board meets
The school board held their regular August meeting Monday, August 15 and filled several open positions plus had to face a late resignation. . . .
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Fair articles
On this page are articles about the grand marshals, the 4-H Ambassadors and a feature on Jim Church as he nears retirement. . . .
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Royalty bios plus photos from the Royalty Luncheon
On this page are bios of the 2022 Idaho County Fair Royalty as well as photos from the Royalty Luncheon held in Cottonwood on August 4. . . .
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Blood Drive set for Tuesday
What do we all have in common that instantly connects us and gives us the power to do more? . . .
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Living History-1860 Gold Rush
My name is Jasper and I came to this territory because Elias D. Pierce found gold while trespassing on the tribal reservation in 1860, creating a gold rush (and some hostilities with the Nez Perce but that's another story). . . .
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Football team at Jamboree on Friday
The Prairie Football team wil be at a Jamboree this Friday at C.V. . . .
There are also more updates to the schedule with several JV games added. . . .
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33 turn out for Prairie volleyball
Prairie has a huge turnout for volleyball this season with 33 players. . . .
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Prairie Cross Country schedule
Prairie has added a home meet to their cross country schedule. . . .
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Updates to SJB Volleyball schedule
There have been some updates to the schedule for St. John Bosco Academy's varsity volleyball team. . . .
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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 2022 Idaho County Fair Royalty welcome you to the Idaho County Fair. See article at left for bios. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Brad and Char Arnzen are the Grand Marshals for the 2022 Idaho County Fair. Photo by Lorie Palmer. See article at left. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The Prairie Quilter  Quilt of Valor group is still in business, but we need more veterans  from our area to apply/request a quilt if they have never received one from any other organization. On Saturday , August 7, 2022 we presented a Quilt of Valor to Anthony Ross a former resident of this area and now in Arizona,  at the home of his sister, Gladys Sonnen. Photo by Judy Forsman. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The hailstorm last Thursday did a number on the siding on Joe and Angie Riener’s house, shredding the vinyl siding. We understand the worst of the storm was a swath between Cottonwood and Ferdinand that wiped out crops, did similar damage to other houses and buildings and broke windows at many places. Photo by Joe Riener. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Jim Rehder sent a couple of photos of the hail that shredded leaves off of trees at his place. Click on each photo for a larger view.

4-H Fashion Board member Chloe Rowland helps out a young model on Monday prior to judging. Click on the photo for a larger view.

4-H Fashion Board members Olivia Klapprich and Catherine Seubert with a couple of young models during modeling practice on Monday. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Modeling practice on Monday at the Fair prior to judging. Click on the photo for a larger view.

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