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Pierce Community Center- ***UPDATE*** Public Notice for Pierce Community Pool- THEY ARE FINALLY OPEN!!!!!!! With a lot of hard work and dedication by staff, board members, and Idaho Stage out of Kamiah, our pool is finally open, and we all managed to not go off the deep end in the process!! …

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Public Notice for Pierce Community Pool As everyone is aware, sadly, they were unable to open on their targeted date of July 1. They have moved their next hopeful open date this Thursday, July 8. This is contingent on several things, the contractors getting their portion completed in enough …

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Happy 4th of July weekend. Please remember to be safe and smart about this weekend. It has been so dry and hot we don’t want to live our summer in fear and smoke. Let’s remember why we have the celebration, but let’s be smart about it. Save those fireworks for the New Year and continue to ha…

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Timberline Schools- Timberline is featuring each of their seniors until graduation, and this week’s two seniors are none other than their Valedictorian Carson Sellers and Salutatorian Chase Hunter.

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Mother’s Day is this upcoming Sunday, to all of you mothers and soon to be mothers, Happy Mother’s Day. In honor of all you mother’s here is a little bit of interesting facts about Mother’s Day.

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Spring is on its way! We have sprung forward with our clocks, our livestock are blowing their winter coats, and it’s that time of year for the age-old tradition of finding the first buttercup. Perhaps it is a tradition in just our area, but it’s one I have known my entire childhood to welcom…

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February left us thinking it was December and we would never see Spring. Hang in there folks, Spring is coming. Livestock are blowing their winter coats, days are getting longer little by little, and Sunday is daylight savings time. Don’t forget to spring forward with your clocks while celeb…

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Former longtime resident of Pierce, Maxine Selzler contacted me earlier this week. She asked if I could extend her thanks to everyone that has reached out to her since her surgeries. In perfect Maxine form she was in GREAT spirits and still has her wonderful sense of humor and outlook on eve…

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Valentine’s Day is this Sunday and for some like my husband they believe it is a greeting card and candy holiday, even though he gives in every year regardless and has never missed one, including those times while away with work. He gives in to the “greeting card” holiday every year with a y…

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With all of us looking forward to a new year and hoping 2021 brings us a better year than 2020, it made me wonder when and who started the idea off a New Year’s Resolution. So happy New Year to you all and may the new year bring you all many blessings and the strength to follow through any r…

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In 1822, Clement Clarke Moore, an Episcopal minister, wrote a long Christmas poem for his three daughters entitled “An Account of a Visit from St. Nicholas,” more popularly known as “‘Twas The Night Before Christmas.”

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Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family. Everyone has their own idea of Thanksgiving, what it means, why they give thanks, gather, or the reason they celebrate. I wanted to share with all of you a little more than the history of the first dinner shared with native ancestors we all learned …

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Timberline Schools - “As with all things in this pandemic, plans have changed for activities. Per Governor Little’s new Stage Two requirements, fans will no longer be permitted at games. We know this is not what we had hoped for, but we remain grateful that the kids get to play their winter …

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Happy Veteran’s Day to all of those who have served and currently serving in our Armed Forces. An Act (52 Stat. 351; 5 U. S. Code, Sec. 87a) approved May 13, 1938, made the 11th of November in each year a legal holiday—a day to be dedicated to the cause of world peace and to be thereafter ce…

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Nov. 11 is Veteran’s Day. If you have not already, make sure you take the time to thank a veteran for their service to our Country. Clearwater County is proud to have many veterans who reside in our community. I would like to personally take this time to thank each and every one of our Veter…

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The Pierce Community Center would like to say thank you to Jennifer Billups for all her years of dedicated service to not only our Community Center, but to our community as well. She will be deeply missed while she is away with family.

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Progressive Jiu-Jitsu of Idaho will be holding classes at the Pierce Community Center Monday and Wednesdays from 6-7:30 p.m. starting Monday, Oct. 5. Kids ages five and up are welcome. Cost will be $35 per month, $50 for two family members. Please call Beth Britz for more info at (208)827-49…

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Faith Lutheran Church, Pierce would like to welcome Pastor Donna Zipp and husband Rodney who will be arriving in Pierce this week from Texas. Pastor Donna will serve Faith Lutheran Church, Pierce as their Pastor, her first service will be Oct. 4 at the 10 a.m. worship. All are welcome to att…

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Weippe Community Hall will be hosting an event called “The Return” on Saturday, Sept. 26. This is a National and Global day of prayer and repentance and those attending will be joining people from all over the world in prayer from 6 a.m. - 6 p.m.

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The last Weippe Farmers Market of the season happens this Friday, Sept. 18, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Come shop for fresh vegetables, fruits, honey, jam, bread, plants maybe even cookies! Please call Tammy at 208-435-4373 or Marge at 208-435-4362 for further information.

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The Hilltop Seniors Congregate Meal Site in Weippe is still closed for sit down meals due to precautions over the Covid-19 outbreak. If you are in need of meals please call a head and order at (208)435-4553 or (208)827-6925. The front door will remain locked and we ask that you to pull up by…

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Mara Skiles of Orofino has decided to take the extra step to graduate a year early, and so far has been very successful in working towards this goal. For her Senior Project she has chosen to raise money for an emergency phone for the back country that many people utilize for their recreation.

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The Pierce Library would like to thank all of the donors to our Summer Reading program this year. They are Maki Mfg., First Protestant Church, Nightforce, The Market, Clearwater Saw Shop and ICCU. We appreciate your generosity and were able to have a wonderful program because of your donations.

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The Weippe Farmers Market has begun and will happen each Friday from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. through Sept. 18. Come shop for fresh vegetables, fruits, honey, jam, bread, plants maybe even cookies! If interested in participating, please call Tammy at 208-435-4373 or Marge at 208-435-4362.