a history to tell (Part IV)
Waking up in the morning to a chilly, brisk wind, building a
fire, and preparing a type of mush made from camas roots
might have been a typical morning for a Nez Perce woman in
the late 1800’s.
announces budget reduction plan In an
effort to balance its budget for the upcoming fiscal year, the Idaho
Department of Correction (IDOC) is eliminating 24 more staff
positions. That brings the total number of positions cut over the
past two years to 102.
Orofino Chamber Auction May 7
“Casino Royale ~ Shaken not Stirred” is the theme for this
year’s Annual Chamber Auction.
Friday, May 7 join your friends at the Best
Western Lodge at River’s Edge for some “Bond, James Bond”
Local students win trigonometry award
Austin Blain of
and Steven M. Elsbury of OrofinoHigh
have both won the 2009-2010 Trig-Star designation at a
recent trigonometry competition.
campuses go tobacco free on June 1 St. Mary’s and ClearwaterValleyHospital
and their satellite clinics will become tobacco free on June
1. Use of tobacco products on campus will no longer be
allowed by patients, visitors or employees.
#171 board meeting agenda The next regularly
scheduled Joint School District #171 school board meeting is
at 7 p.m. Monday, April 26 at Timberline Schools.
From this Chair...
For those of you who are interested, the twin boys born nine
weeks premature to my granddaughter Ashley Howland and her
husband, Bryan of Lewiston are still in the Neonatal
Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Sacred Heart in
Spokane and are making progress
toward being released to go home.
OCI Royalty competition is Saturday Four high school juniors
will compete for the title of queen at the OCI Royalty
contest Saturday, April 24 at 7 p.m. at Orofino High School.
The remaining three contestants will all be named
Clearwater County Blood
May 5 A
blood drive will be Wednesday, May 5, from
at the Orofino Armory Drill Room (Gym), 10210 Hwy 12.
Employees of the Week Nancy Dye called to
nominate Calvin Main, who works at the Clearwater Memorial
Public Library (CMPL).
August 7 at PierceCommunity
Pierce is celebrating its 150th birthday in 2010, and
Timberline’s All-School Reunion will be held at the same
time on Saturday, Aug. 7. This is a no host event. Food
vendors will be available throughout Pierce.
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