Updated September 8, 2022
Idaho County announces public review period for hazard plan update
Idaho County Disaster Management started a public review and comment period for the updated Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan. Beginning September 1, 2022, the draft can be viewed online on the Idaho County official website under the “Announcements” heading, or by following the link provided below. . . .
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Living History-Fenn Post Office
My name is Louis Spengler and my story really starts in the failed metropolis of Denver, Idaho. . . .
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Lots of fire activity on Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forest
Hot and dry weather persisted again over the Labor Day Holiday weekend. A heavy dose of wind and persistent smokey conditions, in addition to the heat, drove some local wildfires to increase in size and complexity over the last couple of days. . . .
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Pirates win home opener
After a tough opening loss the Prairie football team bounced back with a 68-32 win over Troy in their home and league opener Friday, Sept. 2. . . .
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Lady Pirates fall in 5 sets to Logos
The Prairie Lady Pirates lost a 5-set league match to Logos last Thursday, Sept. 1 at Cottonwood. Scores were 15-25, 16-25, 25-22, 25-23, 11-15. . . .
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Cross Country gets into action this week
The cross country team gets into action this week with meets at Troy and at Clarkston. . . .
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Lady Patriots start season 3-0
The St. John Bosco Lady Patriots got off to a 3-0 start to the season. . . .
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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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After a tough first game, the Prairie football team got back on the winning track against Troy. On this play Trenton Lorentz got behind the defense and caught a long pass that he turned into a 72 yard touchdown play. Lorentz had well over 300 yards combined rushing and receiving in the 68-32 win. The Pirates have another home game this Friday against Potlatch. See link at left  for story and more photos.  

Julia Rehder, far right hits the ball over the net against Logos as from left, Alli Geis, Lexi Schumacher and Riley Enneking all watch the ball go over. See article at left. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The St. John Bosco Lady Patriots have started the season 3-0. Here Sarah Waters goes up for a spike against Timberline. She is flanked by Rachel Sonnen and Noelle Chmelik. See article above left. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The new Idaho County Fair Royalty make one of their first appearances since the Fair as they ride in the Kamiah BBQ Days Parade. From left are 2nd Princess Payton Brown, 1st Princess Makenna York and Queen Abbie Frei. Photo by Steve Wherry. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Ryan Wemhoff leads the Prairie student body in the “rollercoaster” cheer during a break in the action at the Prairie volleyball match against Logos last Thursday. Click on the photo for a larger view.

There is a lot of forest fire activity in the Nez Perce Clearwater National Forest. Shown is a Forest Service photo of the Williams Creek Fire. See story above left for a rundown on fire activity. Click on the photo for a larger view.


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