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Norse News - Cain leads girls to state track trophy

Adding another four medals to her growing collection of track hardware, Challis sophomore Hannah Cain led the Viking Girls track team to a fourth place trophy finish at the 1A Idaho State Track and Field Championships. Cain brought home one gold, two silvers and a bronze last weekend during the competitions at Middleton High School in the Treasure ...

Norse News - Challis lads make All-Star team

Three Challis High School Seniors were chosen to compete in the District 5-6 All-Star football game. Johnathan Straub, Craig Olson and Dylan Robins will represent Challis on the District 6 team that includes players from all over eastern Idaho.It’s a huge honor for these three as they were the only 8-man football players chosen to participate in ...

Norse News - CHS rodeo to hold last competition

The Challis High School rodeo club is heading into our last weekend of competition. This year’s team consists of Will Anderson, Ruger Piva, Shontel Olson, RJ Cotant, Chaylin Olson, Shayanne Bradshaw, Makayla Mortensen, Austin Cutler and Justin Kohntopp. This team is competing very well in all events, with all members earning points so far. ...

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