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Thursday August 18, 2016

Search and rescue volunteers respond to four calls
BY TODD ADAMS. Custer County Search and Rescue (CCSAR) volunteers, law enforcement officers, dispatchers and other emergency personnel responded to four rescues in as many days last week.It started Wednesday, August 10, when search and rescue volunteers were called out to rescue a hypothermic hiker on Mt. Borah; help an ill woman hiker out of the ...

Challis hosts record crowds for BBR
BY TODD ADAMS. If you thought it looked like more people were in town for the annual Braun Brothers Reunion (BBR), you were right. Campgrounds were full, there was a lot of traffic on Main Street, and it all came off with only a few glitches.It was a banner attendance year for the lucky 13th annual BBR held in Challis last weekend with a record ...

City offers lease to Challis Golf Association
BY TODD ADAMS. Challis City Council members voted last week to offer to lease the golf course to the Challis Golf Association (CGA) for $1 per year, giving CGA management control over the popular 9-hole course.Acting Mayor Michael Barrett hand-delivered a letter to CGA President Hether Strand Lambson with the lease offer Monday and said Lambson ...

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