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Fire and ice

A group of friends and their canine companions renewed an annual tradition on a recent holiday evening by gathering on an ice shelf along the Salmon River. They shared drinks, toasts and the warmth of camaraderie and a campfire as the snow glistened across the mountains and along the riverbank. Todd Adams photo

A group of friends and their canine companions renewed an annual tradition on a recent holiday evening by gathering on an ice shelf along the Salmon River.

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Stars, the moon and stripes

The moon rises above alpenglow on the Pahsimeroi foothills east of Challis earlier this week with Henry Roybal’s American flag flying in the foreground. The new year was greeted by a full moon on Jan. 1.

The moon rises above alpenglow on the Pahsimeroi foothills east of Challis earlier this week with Henry Roybal’s American flag flying in the foreground.

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Judge retains jurisdiction in Mackay case

Judge Alan Stephens has retained jurisdiction in the case of a former Mackay man who pleaded guilty to two felony counts of burglary.

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Crossing the road

A small part of the Challis town deer herd crosses Seventh Street on a recent day. Perhaps they were headed to the pile of leaves in the nearby yard.

A small part of the Challis town deer herd crosses Seventh Street on a recent day. Perhaps they were headed to the pile of leaves in the nearby yard.

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Menu

Elementary and junior-senior high school menu

Jan. 8–11

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Custer Title changes hands after 33 years

Susan Swindell, Patsy Kindt and Ryan Millick stand outside the Custer County Title office on Main in Challis. Millick recently purchased the business from Kindt. She plans to continue working there for a year or so.

The torch has been passed to another member of the next generation of Challis businessmen and women.

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Dick Nicol

Dick Nicol was born May 5, 1931, to Bud and Pauline Nicol in Glasgow, Montana.

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White snow and Blue Mountain

A light dusting of snow in Challis made for a semi-white Christmas. Blue Mountain appears in the background of this country-looking scene inside city limits. Temperatures warmed considerably into the 40s between Christmas and New Year’s, making it comfortable enough for some people to go around in T-shirts.

A light dusting of snow in Challis made for a semi-white Christmas. Blue Mountain appears in the background of this country-looking scene inside city limits.

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Al, Martha McCoy celebrate 65th anniversary

Al and Martha McCoy smile while at the Thanksgiving dinner held in November at the William Cobbley Senior Citizens Center in Challis. The couple just celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary.

Alvin and Martha McCoy of Challis celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Christmas Eve, 2017, at their daughter Alvina’s house in Buhl.

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Writer dislikes Big Wood River plan

Editor:

I have a passion for Idaho and live here for the recreational opportunities.

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