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The Fraser Community has had enough moisture over the past week that we recorded an inch of rain on April 30. Another heavy rain storm hit on the morning of Sunday, May 3. This added another 1/3 of an inch of rain to our records.

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The rainy weather has returned to our area of Idaho. Everything is turning green, especially the wheat fields as the Brown Family Farm completed fertilizing before the rains started.

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It seems like spring has finally arrived in the Fraser Community. The temperature during the day light hours has climbed into the 60 degree range. It’s still too cold to think of planting our garden, but I have started to purchase starts for onions, shallots and two kinds of potatoes.

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“Finally!” The Fraser Community has been blessed with sunny days. The temperature at night is still cold. On Monday morning we woke up to a low of 26 degrees. Even with the sun shining the wind has been blowing and it seems to penetrate right through all the layers of clothing.

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The weather in Fraser Community has remained on the fickle side during the first week of April. We continue to be subjected to spontaneous snow and rain showers. When the sun does pop out from clouds we head out side to try to get a few projects done.

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Looking back at my Day Timer I noticed that the first day of March came in like a lamb and looks like it will go out like a lion. The temperature on the last day of the month was 48 degrees, but it certainly felt a lot colder as a strong wind was blowing from the southwest. It penetrated rig…

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This year the “First Day of Spring” arrived on March 19 and the Fraser Community enjoyed a sunny day. Our day time temperature topped out at 55 degrees. It was a good day to get some outdoor projects done.

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Our last meeting was on March 9. The meeting was called into order at 7 p.m. by Brier Boyer. The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Logan Hunter and the 4-H pledge was led by Cody Bird. The old business was almost identical to the new business this week.

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The weather in the Fraser Community has been typical for this time of year. During the past week we have had mostly cloudy days. On Saturday morning we woke up to a white world again with big snowflakes continuing to fall until about noon, then the temperature climbed into the 38 degree rang…

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Daylight Savings time is here again and how many of you remembered to reset your clocks before you retired on Saturday evening? Well, Steve and I were among the ones who forgot to reset their clocks, so on Sunday we were an hour late for a visit with one of our neighbors.

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The second month of the New Year has flown by and we are now looking forward to some warmer weather. Daylight Savings time begins on March 8 and the first day of Spring falls on Thursday, March 19. I was just beginning to enjoy waking up to daylight and now it will be dark in the morning again.

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The Fraser Community enjoyed four days of sunny weather before winter returned on the afternoon of Sunday, Feb. 23. Rain and snow were driven by a very strong wind from the west. We were in the protection of the shop or the house as it was not the time for man or beast to be outside.

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The weather for the month of February has continued to be on the wet side. Last Wednesday and Thursday, we were blessed with two days of sunshine, by 9 p.m. on Thursday evening rain stated to fall.

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What a pleasure it was to have the sunshine pop out of Monday afternoon. Last week, Old Man Winter had staked his claim on our weather again. We have had days of fog, rain and snow showers and the fields and yards are covered again with the white stuff.

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Sunday, Feb. 2, was the 133rd celebration of Groundhog’s Day. At 7.25 a.m. the skies were cloudy at Gobblers Knob in Pennsylvania, and Punxsutanney Phil did not see his shadow. The residents of the North East and Midwest were happy to hear about the prediction.

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The weather for the past week has been rainy with thick fog at times. The temperature during the daylight hours have been in the 40 degree range and it has dropped into the 30’s over night. On Monday morning the sun did come out and it was such a beautiful day Steve and I went for a walk on …

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The winter season still has a grip on our Fraser Community. The 10 to 12 inches of snow has settled down due to the temperature during the day warming up into the 40 degree range.

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On Sunday, Jan. 5, the overnight temperature was 31 degrees and the sun was shining in the morning. The NOAA weather report predicted a snow storm would hit this area in the afternoon.

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The last day of 2019 has arrived and I, for one, wonder where the 365 of 2019 have gone. Does anyone know how to slow down the passing of the seasons? It took me until Dec. 23 to get all our Christmas cards sent.

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The Fraser Community is looking a lot like a Currier and Ives painting. Snow started falling on Saturday, Dec. 14 and continued on into the next day. The ground is now covered with five to six inches of snow and the pine trees looked like flocked Christmas trees.

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This week’s 4-H meeting on Dec. 9 was very exciting. Brier Boyer began the meeting, Courtney Morris led the American pledge and McCoy Boyer led the 4-H pledge. There were many things taking place this meeting. The first was elections for office. Everyone has to run and be elected or re-elect…

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Thanksgiving Day arrived with partly cloudy skies, our day time temperature climbed to a balmy 35 degrees. The next day that temperature dropped to 22 degrees and Old Man Winter put in his appearance with a snow storm.

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Old Man Winter made his presences felt in the Fraser Community on the night of Nov. 24. When we woke up on Monday morning there was a light skiff of snow on the ground. The overnight temperature was 32 degrees and the skies were cloudy.

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Our weather for the month of November has remained in the 40 and 50 degree range during the day. A recent report claimed that the month of October had been the coldest in history. We have wondered if this November will set the record for the warmest days.

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In January of 1995, Elvita Judd reported in the Fraser News about an exchange student from Santiago, Chile. Heidi Maechig arrived at the home of Larry and Sherry Schlader and their daughter Heather on Tuesday, Jan. 17. Heidi was 17 years old and she would attend Timberline High School as an …

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On the evening of Sept. 9, at 7 p.m. the Fraser 4-H club held a meeting. We briefly talked about the flag takedown from the previous month. With fair coming up from the 12th to the 15th of this month there were many things to discuss. 

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On the afternoon of Saturday, Oct. 26, the Fraser Community experienced a fast moving snow storm, the wind from the north blew the heavy, wet flakes sideways and for a time visibility was almost zero. The temperature topped out at 45 degrees and that helped melt the snow in the open areas, b…

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The autumn colors have been just spectacular this year. The rain seems to bring out the intense colors of the trees and ground cover. We made a trip to Lewiston on Thursday and enjoyed the drive along the Clearwater River.

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Old Man Winter decided to put in his appearance in the hill top area on Wednesday, Oct. 9. We woke up to snowflakes falling and the wheat fields and the gardens were covered with snow. The overnight temperature had dropped to 31 degrees, during the day it only warmed up to 37 degrees.

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The Fraser Community experienced several days of rain during the past week. Rain fell on Wednesday, Sept. 25 and Saturday, Sept 28, and when I checked our gage on Monday it had collected a full inch of rain.

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The Brown Family Farm has been busy during the past week. After the stubble had been burnt, the harrowing equipment was used to prepare the fields for the seeding process. It is always interesting to watch the hydraulic features on their large harrow cart unfold and then move through the fie…

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The first day of Autumn is still five days away, but it seems like the weather has cooled down and the wind has a definite bite to it. On September 11 the cooler night temperatures encouraged us to put the down comforter on the bed. It will keep us warm until the temperatures change next year.

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On the evening of Sept. 9 at 7 p.m. the Fraser 4-H club held a meeting. We briefly talked about the flag take down from the previous month. With fair coming up from the Sept. 12 to Sept. 15 of this month there were many things to discuss. 

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On Tuesday, Sept. 3, Connor Cox, Kylie Rowland, and Meredith Rowland, members of the Fraser Boosters 4-H Club, took down and stored the flags at the Fraser Cemetery that were up for the Labor Day holiday.

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On Thursday, Sept. 5, a rain shower droped 2/10ths of an inch of rain on our community and showers continued to fall the next day. After one sunny day Mother Nature opened up her sprinkling system and we were blessed with moisture on Sunday and Monday. By the end of the day the gage had topp…

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On the morning of Monday, Aug. 26 the Fraser Community woke up to an overnight temperature at the Schlader’s of 44 degrees. I checked with my day timer and noticed that over the past several weeks our temperatures have started to cool off. Does it feel like autumn has arrived early this year…

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The Fraser Community has enjoyed the cool temperatures for this part of the month of Aug. During the day on Sunday, Aug. 18, the thermometer registered a high of 85 degrees. Our night time temperatures for the past week have been in the 50 degree range.

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The hilltop area has experienced a variety of temperature changes over the past week. Here in Fraser Community the high on Aug. 7 and 8 was 94 degrees during the day and then it cooled down the rest of the week. On the morning of Aug. 12 we woke up to an overnight low of 53 degrees. It will …

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The weather for the month of August started out with day time temperatures in the 90 degree range. It still cooled off in the evening with temperatures in the low 60’s. Our summer has been great. Now if it gets really hot we know it can’t last.

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The days in the Fraser Community have been sunny with temperatures ranging from the 50s during the night time hours and into the 80s in the daytime. We have enjoyed the weather throughout the month of July. Now whatever happens during the month of August we know the hot weather cannot last v…

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On Monday, the NOAA weather forecast was for much warmer temperatures, but Mother Nature blessed us with a cool breeze which pushed a layer of clouds over our community. Our weather station registered 70 degrees at 12 o’clock. The few sprinkles that fell didn’t even settle the dust on the gr…