Updated July 18, 2024
School Board meets
The school board approved hiring of a new ag teacher at their July meeting Monday, July 15. . . .
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Museum to hold living history event
On Saturday, August 3, from 12:30-2:00 pm, the Historical Museum at St. Gertrude, 465 Keuterville Road, Cottonwood, will host an open house featuring seven living history characters who will bring the past to life. These characters will share their stories, offering a unique glimpse into the history of the Camas Prairie region. . . .
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Prairie school supply lists
On this page are school supply lists for Prairie Jr./Sr. High and Prairie Elementary Schools. . . .
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To the Library and Beyond!
Preparations are underway for the Grand Re-Opening of Prairie Community Library! . . .
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ICSO makes arrests
On July 14, 2024, at approximately 10:15 PM, Idaho County Dispatch received a call from a 15-year-old female in the Kooskia area advising she had been physically abused.  . . .
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Prairie School extracurricular assignments
The following are the extracurricular assignments for the 2024-25 school year that were approved by the school board at Monday’s July meeting. . . .
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Sonnen wins 52-Pickup grand prize
The Knights of Columbus drew the final 5 winners of the 2023 52-Pickup drawing at their July meeting last week. . . .
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Wemhoff named to honor roll
Prairie High School graduate Theresa Wemhoff, of Grangeville, has earned a place on the Spokane Community College Honor Roll for Spring quarter 2024. . . .
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Zephyrs win 1 of 8 to close out regular season
The Camas Prairie Zephyrs lost 7 of their final 8 regular season games. On Tuesday, July 9 they split with Orofino at Cottonwood, losing 13-16 and then winning 16-14. On Friday, July 12, they traveled to Lewiston and were swept by the Lewis-Clark Cubs 6-16 and 1-11. On Saturday, July 13, they traveled to Sandpoint and were swept by the North Idaho Lakers 8-15 and 0-17. Finally on Sunday, July 14, they traveled to Coeur d’Alene and were swept by the LUMS 0-10 and 1-11. . . .
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The Prairie Community Library has re-opened thanks to many, many volunteers. The library awarded two family Grangeville Border Days rodeo passes to community volunteers and the lucky winners are the Megan and Jason Rambo family (above) and Carter Shears (below). Thanks to the Grangeville Border Days Committee for their generosity in donating the family passes to the library. The summer reading program is under way with story time on Tuesdays at 10am. Kids who participate in the summer reading program can also win other free prizes including Asotin County Waterpark day passes. Photos by Kari Holman.  Click on each photo for a larger view.

Early on in the construction of enclosing the breezeway connecting the cafeteria to the K-1 building at Prairie Elementary School. Additional photos school board story above left.. Photo by Jon Rehder.  Click on the photo for a larger view.

Shown is the October 16, 1975 column for Eva Herzog. Since it was alongside, we also including the St. Mary’s Hospital admissions and discharges for the previous week.  Click on it for a larger view.

An entry form for the Idaho County Fair Parade. Click on it for a larger, printable view.


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