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The Clayton Area Historical Association has received donations in memory of Michael P. Kalenik from Lawana Knox, Emily Banks and Judi and Doyle Leuzinger. They are certainly appreciated.We are a registered nonprofit 501-C organization.

CWC competes in Holt Arena

Last weekend Challis Wrestling Club took a bunch of wrestlers down to the Intermountain Warrior Ultimate Challenge in Pocatello. It was a big tournament in the Holt Arena with 700 wrestlers attending and it was tough to place. We had a few placers that came out with a medal. In the Bantam and Pre-bantam 40 lb. division Teage Erickson got first in ...

Steelhead Derby: Week Two
The Challis Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the 14th Annual Steelhead Derby is underway.Derby cards and rules are available at the Bent Rod Outdoors on Highway 93 in Challis.Derby cards must be purchased before fish are caught and measured.This week's Mystery Fish Contest winner is Dusty Parent. He wins a $50 gift certificate to the ...

Stanley Library News
Attention e-book lovers. We now have two platforms available for checking out books to your e-reader devices. For the past year we have been a part of the Idaho Digital Consortium, where we share e-books with several libraries around the state. The consortium is growing and the selection of books grows every month. And now, as part of the Library ...

The Challis Volunteer EMTs are honored to have received donations from Peggy Parks in memory of Ethel Peck and a second donation from Carla and Jim Young.We appreciate your thinking of the unit.

Challis Arts Council calls to members
The Sixth Annual Members' Art show is open to all members of the Challis Arts Council. Accepted in the show are all arts and crafts suitable for family viewing.Members are allowed to submit 3-5 pieces. The council will display as many pieces as possible or as space will allow.If you are a member, or would like to become one, and would like to ...

Bowling News
Pioneer February 26First Place Team: WTF Over, 10-2. High Team Series: Drama Queens, 914. High Team Game: Drama Queens, 330.High Woman Series: Erica Rhoades, 485. High Woman Game: Erica Rhoades, 184.High Man Series: Micah Cox, 462. High Man Game: Jim Harwood, 165.Women 175 and over: Erica Rhoades, 184.Bowlers of the week: Erica Rhoades, 644; John ...

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