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Camas Volleyball With a 10-1 record, the Camas Musher’s Volleyball team is the team to beat in the 1A-D2 division. This past week, however, they face one of their biggest challenges - injuries. Volleyball is hard on the body, particulaly the knees, and on Monday of this week, the Musher girls went up against Carey without three of their players, including their best setter Larissa Stewart. Coach Shelli Schroeder said Larissa is a big loss, not because other players can’t fill her position, but because Larissa is great leader. “She is extraordinary setter who knows where, and to whom, to put the ball,” said coach Schroeder. “Fortunantly, her leadership qualities extend beyond the court.” At the game right after her injury, continued on page 7.....
MVS Rookie of the Year At the age of 15, Jay McDonald just completed his second year of driving at Magic Valley Speedway in Twin Falls. Yet, even without a driver’s licence, he was awarded “Rookie of the Year” for 2012 in the Street Stockcar Division, putting him well on his way to becoming a great racecar driver. Young Mr. McDonald, a student at North Valley Academy in Gooding and Senior Patrol leader for Boy Scout Troop 33, has been watching Nascar racing on television from about the time he started walking. While his family had no prior connection to racing, it inspired and excited him. No surprise then that his ultimate dream is to win the Datona 500. Last year, his family helped him get started on his dream by providing his first opportunity to be on the race track. The Junior Stingers Division at MVS is open
to young drivers ages 10 to 14. He ended the 2011 season 5th in his division and 12th in overall point standings. This year he moved up to the Street Stockcar Division and ended the year 6th in the point standings, just one position behind another Gooding Racer, Dale Miles. Jay may be the one behind the wheel of Car #33 at MVS, but he wouldn’t be there without help. He wants everyone to know that his sponsors are an important part of his success. Sponsors include Commercial Tire, Nordlings Parts, T&L Power Equipment, United Metals, Cook’s Food Town, Dale Miles Construction (all of Gooding), and the McDonald family. You’ll have to wait until next year to see him in action, but if you have the chance, roll on down to the Magic Valley Speedway around the middle of April. You might just see a rising star!
Fairfield Water Warning Rescinded Larissa Stewart and her dad watching the Mushers beat the Carey Panthers.
Last week, the City of Fairfield post a warning regarding a positive test for coliform bacteria. This was not an emergency, but the warning posting is required by law. Also, the positive test came from a limited area of the city and did not involve any of the city’s wells. Earlier this week, two subsequent test came back negative, and the warning notice was rescinded. While it is not definitively known, the positive test may have been related to the construction of the new water lines, or it may have been due to how the sample was collected.
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NOTICES OF UPCOMING EVENTS & MEETINGS Shoshone Yard Sale: The Golden Years Senior Center in Shoshone is having a fundraising Yard Sale this weekend, October 5th & 6th. Lots of household and Christmas (Sat) items. FREE cup of coffee and a maple bar. Health Fair in Fairfield: The annual Health Fair at the Camas County Senior & Community Center will be held on October 13th from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Watch for more information. Harvest Dinner: The Golden Years Senior Center in Shoshone will be holding their annual Harvest Dinner on October 18th from 4 to 7 p.m. Adults $7.50, under 12 $3.00. Also having a raffle for a ‘Bow Tie’ quilt. Tickets $1 or 6 for $5. The Boy Scouts in Fairfield are selling firewood for their annual fund raiser. Wood can be delivered either split or in rounds. Your support would be most appreciated. For prices and to place your order, please call Kevin at (208) 308-3345. Gooding Farmers Market: Every Tuesday from 3 to 6 ISDB parking lot (across the street from Ridley's Market). Crossroads Farmers Market: Lincoln County Courthouse Lawn Thursday from 2-6 p.m. Camas County Farmers Market: Steam Engine Park, Friday afternoon. Emergency Food and/or Clothing in Fairfield: If you need emergency food, please contact Ed at (208) 539-1160 or email@example.com. If you are needing clothing, please call Shannon at (208) 764-3716.
Camas Halloween Festival Help Wanted: If you would like to help with organizing, volunteering, or sponsoring this year’s Camas Halloween Festival, please contact Tracey Martin at 7640-2882 (leave a message) or Tickets on sale at: 2nd Time Around firstname.lastname@example.org We are starting the planning now and would or call 420-9730 orstage 886-7787 like new ideas to make this a great festival. lostnlavagathering.weebly.com
FREE Antique Appraisals Saturday, OCTOBER 20th at the Gooding County Museum On October 20th, Claudia Reese of 2nd Time Around Antiques (Whistle Stop) in Shoshone, Idaho, will be giving FREE antique appraisals at the Gooding Museum from 10 a.m. to noon. For the sake of time, you are asked to limit the number of items to 5 per person. The regular hours for the museum are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., but the 20th will be the last day the museum is open to the public this year. They will close for the winter months for planning and building of exhibits for the spring of 2013 which is the Centennial year of the County of Gooding.
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Coats for Kids Helping Hearts & Hands Needs your Help On Monday of this week, Helping Hearts & Hands in Gooding started a Coat Drive to help keep our children warm during this coming fall and winter. Last year, HH&H distributed over 500 coats to kids in the Gooding Community. Currently, however, they only have about 150 coats on hand. So... they need more. Coats can be new, or used (in good condition), and sizes can be from infant through 18/20 - boys and girls. Coats can be dropped off at 237 Main Street in Gooding from 10 to 3 (Monday & Wednesday) or between 11 & 1:45 (Tuesday, Thursday & Friday).
Classes at CSI Northside Center The CSI North Side Campus will be holding a non-credit course, Music Notation Made Easy, taught by Mike Kerr, on Thursdays, October 11th through November 1st, 7 to 8:30 p.m. This course has been created for people who love to sing, play and instrument and compose music but cannot read and write traditional music notation. The cost to register for Music Notation Made Easy is $40. The CSI North Side Campus will be holding a non-credit workshop, Conflict Resolution, taught by Ray Goin, on Thursday, October 11 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the North Side campus in Gooding. Everyone faces some conflict in their homes or work each day, this workshop will teach participants to healthfully handle conflict and turn disagreements into productive conversations. Managers, parents and many others will benefit from this class and the lessons you take away will help you guide decisions you make in your relationships forever. The cost to register for the Conflict Resolution workshop is $20. Students may register by calling the CSI North Side Campus at (208) 934-8678 or (208) 732-6442. Class size is limited so early registration is suggested. ------------------------------The College of Southern Idaho North Side Center will hold a free advising/financial aid workshop at the North Side campus in Gooding from noon to 2 p.m. next Wednesday, October 10th. The workshop will focus on providing students with advising and registration information for the upcoming spring semester and the process of obtaining financial aid and scholarships. Be prepared for the November 5th opening of enrollment for spring 2013 courses by attending this workshop. Prospective students, current students, parents and other interested persons are encouraged to attend. The workshop is offered free of charge; advance registration is requested. Call 9348678 for more information or to register.
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Domestic Violence Awareness Month Could you walk in their shoes?
New Hours Mon-Thur 8 to 4 Fri-Sat-Sun 8 to 8
Walk the Walk
the Advocates 5th Annual
to prevent family violence
Saturday, October 6
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Hailey Farmer’s Market DJ Craig Campbell Gourmet Dogs by “Frank You Very Much” High heels provided if you dare!
Dine-In or Take-Out
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Pizza & Pasta
Musher 1st & 2nd Grade Soccer Team Wins 2-1
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In a nail biter and “the most exciting under 7 soccer game ever”, the Musher First and Second grade team defeated the Yellow Scorpions in the Blaine County Recreation District Under 7 league play on September 29th. Team Blue dominated the play early but could not find the back of the net until Emmett Palan tallied a break away goal late in the first half. The Scorpions found their stride in the second half and tied the game early in the third quarter. What followed was high drama as several near misses on both sides occurred. The balls bouncing off posts, and “coulda woulda shoulda” missed opportunities kept the folks on the sidelines guessing as to the eventual outcome. Then, midway through the final quarter, Trever Tews ran “the Play”, finding Troy Smith on a throw in. The Blond Blazer streaked the ball past two defenders and notched the game winner. The Scorpions did not give up easily, but Tristan Smith dominated the backfield with a stalwart defensive performance in closing out the victory.
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Living with Grief Most of us will experience the loss of a loved one at some time in our life. For certain, such losses are life altering. Life will never be the same. It is natural to stumble through life while experiencing many different emotions: profound sadness, numbness, depression,anger, guilt, denial, resentment, etc. It is natural to stumble through life with anger, resentment, profound sadness, numbness, etc. after the loss of a loved one. How we make sense of such losses and go on with our own lives is always a challenge. How can we meet our own needs and the needs of surviving members of our family while still mourning, hurting inside? A free class about learning to deal with grief will be offered at the Camas County Senior & Community Center in Fairfield. Please call Linda Hall at 801-390-4423 if interested. My husband and I are new residents to Fairfield and I am a chaplain. I would be privileged to contribute in some way to this wonderful community. We love living here. Please note that this is not a religious-sponsored gathering. It is a communitygathering, and although I am a Christian, I serve the needs of people from all faith traditions or even no religious tradition. All are welcome! Private sessions are available. Linda Hall
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State Weed Officals Call For Help Idaho’s main hunting seasons are set to open shortly and this means thousands of people will be traversing Idaho’s back country, something that has state noxious weed officials warning could unknowingly lead to the spread of noxious weeds and weed seeds from infested areas to weed free areas. Right now, most noxious weeds are in their seed-stage. So that means it’s crucial that people in Idaho outdoor regions be extremely careful not to pick up and spread noxious weeds and weed seeds from one area to another,” said Roger Batt, Statewide Coordinator for the Idaho Weed Awareness Campaign. Noxious weeds can often unknowingly become lodged in ATVs, off –road vehicles, pack animals and hunting gear, and then carried from one area to another. Even a few seeds can start a new noxious weed outbreak. Noxious weed prevention experts say hunters and outdoor recreationalists should drive, pickups, ATVs and off-road vehicles only on designated roads and trails away from weed infested areas. They should also carefully clean ATVs, vehicles, trailers, pack animals and hunting and camping gear before moving them to a new area. Part of the precautions should also include using only feed that is certified as noxious weed free for horses and pack animals. Hunting dogs and pack animals can also get noxious weed seeds lodged in their coats which can then spread the weeds for miles into new acres. A list of outlets selling certified weed free hay and forage is available on the Idaho Weed Awareness Campaign’s website at www.idahoweedawareness.com. Batt also recommends that hunters and outdoor recreationalists headed for Idaho’s back country first get a free copy of Idaho’s Noxious Weed Book to help pinpoint and identify the different noxious weeds in their favorite hunting or recreating areas. The book has color photos of noxious weeds, plus detailed information about how to identify the different species of noxious weeds. The book is available via the Idaho Weed Awareness Campaign’s website and weed infestations can be mapped with a GPS unit and reported to local County Weed authorities. “As a fellow hunter and recreationalist, I know these are some pretty simple ways in which Idaho hunters and outdoor enthusiasts can help stop the spread of unwanted invasive noxious weeds,” Batt said. Officials have identified 64 different kinds of noxious weeds in Idaho, including infestations in wilderness and backcountry areas. These weeds choke out native vegetation which deprives deer, elk, big horn sheep, and other wildlife of their natural food sources resulting in starvation or migration to other areas. “Noxious weeds are a very serious matter. It is going to take a combined effort from all of us to help protect game habitat and populations by stopping the spread of harmful noxious and invasive plants. Hunters, recreationalists and sportsmen care about Idaho’s wildlife and big game populations and that means they also need to be concerned about the threat noxious and invasive weeds pose to our state’s wildlife populations,” Batt added.
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The internationally-acclaimed Harlem Ambassadors will be visiting Gooding for a game at the Gooding High School on November 15 at 7:00 pm. The Harlem Ambassadors offer a unique brand of Harlemstyle basketball, featuring high-flying slam dunks, dazzling ballhandling tricks and hilarious comedy routines. The Ambassadors feature non-stop laughs and deliver a positive message for kids wherever the Ambassadors play. “At our shows, we want the kids to know that they’re part of our team too,” Coach Ladè Majic said. “We invite as many kids as we can to come sit on the bench, have a front row seat during the show, and get involved in all of the fun stuff we do.” The Ambassadors set themselves apart from other “Harlemstyle” basketball teams by working with local not-for-profit and service organizations and holding Harlem Ambassadors shows as community fundraising events. For Gooding’s event the Ambassadors have partnered with the Gooding Chamber of Commerce and Valley Country Stores to help raise funds for Scholarships & Community Projects. The Ambassadors have worked extensively with organizations such as Habitat for Humanity, Boys & Girls Clubs, Big Brothers Big Sisters and American Red Cross as well as Rotary, Lions and Kiwanis clubs in communities throughout the U.S., and perform more than 200 shows a year. Those shows have helped raise millions of dollars – an accomplishment of which Ambassadors President Dale Moss is very proud. “It feels good to be able to provide quality entertainment and create memories that the fans will take with them,” Moss explained. “We’re able to give even more when we can help provide funding for a Habitat for Humanity house or new computers for the school library, and that feels great.”
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Lunch Suggested Donation $3.50 Weekly Activities Pool & Pinochle (Mon-Thur) Shuffle board (Wed) Quilting Social (Thur) Duplicate Bridge (Fri) Breakfast (7:30-10) 1st Saturday of the Month: Saturday Night Pinochle 2nd & 4th Saturday ------------------
$2.00 (2-9) ~ $5.50 (10-59) Lunch Suggested Donation for those over 60 - $4.00 Weekly Activities Quilting & Exercise (Mon) Bingo Pinochle (Tue & Fri) Black out Bingo (Wed) -----------------------
$2.50 (2-9) ~ $4.50 (10-59) Lunch Suggested Donation for those over 60 - $4.00 Weekly Activities Quilting ~ Pool ~ Puzzles Board Games & Cards Art Class Thursday 10-1 Game Day - 3rd Friday Breakfast Fundraiser (8-10) 2nd Saturday of the Month: $4.00 for seniors; $5.00 7-59; $2.50 3-6; under 3 Free --------------------------
Menu Thursday, October 4 Stroganoff over Noodles w/Veggies, Salad & Dessert Monday, October 8 Potato Bar w/ Salad, Veggies & Dessert Tuesday, October 9 Chicken Strips w/ Potatoes, Salad & Veggies Wednesday, Oct. 10 Tater Tot Casserole w/ Veggies, Salad and... Cinnamon Rolls ---------
Special Events Tuesday, October 9th Pinochle in Shoshone Every Friday at 7:00 BINGO Every Mon. & Wed. at 11 Fit & Fall Proof
Hagerman Senior Center 140 East Lake Street
Center & Thrift Shop OPEN: 8 to 2 MWF
Menu Thursday, October 4 (Richfield) Grilled Cheese Sandwiches w/ Tomato Soup and... Peach Pie Friday, October 5 (Shoshone) Spaghetti & Meat Sauce w/ Zucchini, Green Salad, and... Garlic Sticks Monday, October 8 (Richfield) Spaghetti & Meat Sauce w/ Zucchini, Green Salad, and... Garlic Sticks Tuesday, October 9 (Shoshone) Beef Stroganoff & Noodles w/Waldorf Salad, HM Bread and... Fruit & Cookies Wednesday, Oct. 10 (Shoshone) Turkey Sandwiches w/ Broccoli Soup, and... Peanutbutter Cream Pie ----October 5th & 6th Huge Yard Sale open at 9:00 a.m. ----October 18th
Annual Harvest Dinner
Menu Friday, October 5 Chicken Parmesan w/ Green Beans, Salad and... Apple Crisp Tuesday, October 9 Cheddar Dill Rolls w/ Potato Soup, Salad and... Tapioca Pudding Wednesday, Oct. 10 Chicken Casserole w/ Salad, Fruit and... Streusal Bars Call by 10 a.m. for take out. Also, let us know if you have special dietary needs such as allergies to food.
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Sunday Church Services Gooding Assembly of God (204 Montana) 10:30 a.m. First Baptist Church (504 Washington) 11 a.m. First Southern Baptist (2245 California) 11 a.m. Solid Rock Baptist (2148 Main Street) 9:45 a.m. St. Elizabethâ€™s Catholic (1515 California) 9 a.m. First Christian Church (334 4th Ave. W.) 9:45 a.m. Trinity Episcopal (125 7th Ave. W.) 11 a.m. Lutheran Calvary (21st & California) 9 a.m. United Methodist (805 Main Street) 11:15 a.m. Desert Hills Nazarene (129 6th Ave. W.) 9:45 a.m. Bliss Community (503 E. Hwy 30) 11 a.m.
Fairfield Community Church (617 Soldier Road) 11 a.m. Foothills Baptist Church (119 Poplar E.) 9:45 a.m. Immaculate Conception (201 Camas W.) 2nd Sunday Lighthouse Christian (213 Poderosa E.) 10 a.m.
LDS Dietrich - 181 S. 650 E. Fairfield - 400 Aluras W. Gooding - 1228 Main Street Shoshone - 507 N. Greenwood Richfield - 440 E Hyw 93
Shoshone First Baptist (205 East 5th) 9:45 a.m. Assembly of God (118 W. 4th) 10:30 a.m. St. Peterâ€™s Catholic (215 West B) Sat. at 5 p.m. Christ Episcopal (104 West B) 9 a.m. Oasis Christian Fellowship (310 E. 6th) 10 a.m. New Hope Lutheran (Hwy 93 & West B) 9 a.m. United Methodist Richfield (3rd & Latah) 8:30 a.m. Shoshone (2nd & West C) 10 a.m. Richfield Community (410 S. Main) 10 a.m.
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...Camas Volleyball continued Larissa wrote out the introductions for all of the other players. Describing her teammates with words like, “animal-like reflexes,” “the Silent Killer,” “hot as her socks,” “hawk eyes,” “smooth as a penguin,” “angel hands,” Larissa encouraged her teammates on to victory. While not one of their better games, the Mushers still put down the Panthers in three sets (25-16, 25-15 & 25-22). On Tuesday night they beat Castleford in three sets as well. Getting Larissa back on the court for her Senior year will not be easy. The damage to her knee requires surgery and nine months of recovery. The hard part is that the surgery is a financial hardship for her family and she will need help. A special account has been set up at U.S. Bank to help with medical expenses, and a fundraising event is being planned for the October 19th football game (3:30 p.m.) between Camas and Clark County. It’s alway a good thing to support your local sports team. Here is a opportunity to support a specific athlete who needs your help to be the best she can be.
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Your Local Libraries... Gooding Public Library Please call 934-4089 or visit at: 306 5th Avenue West. Regular Hours of Operation: Monday 12 to 5 Thursday 1 to 8 Tuesday 1 to 8 Friday 12 to 5 Wednesday 10 to 5 Saturday Closed
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New books at GPL include the following titles: ADULT FICTION: The Risk Agent , by Ridley Pearson; Coming Home: Story of Undying Hope ,by Karen Kingsbury; What Doesn’t Kill You, by Iris Johansen; and Never Less Than a Lady, by Mary Jo Putney. YOUNG ADULTS, JUVENILE & EARLY READERS: Caught (Book 5 of the Missing series), by Margaret Peterson Haddix; The Octupus’s Garden, by Mark Douglas Norman; and The Very Quiet Cricket, by Eric Carle.
GPL story times for young children has returned! We have two groups that each meet for a fun hour of ageappropriate activities: Lap Sit for children 0-3 yrs. , Wednesday mornings at 10:30 and Story Hour, for children 3-5 yrs. meets Thursday mornings at 10. (Children must be accompanied by a parent or care-giver.) ----------------------------------
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the Shoshone Library 211 South Rail West ~ 886-2843
Preschool Storytime Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Open Tuesday thru Saturday Tuesday - 12 to 5 Wed - 12 to 7 Thurs - 11 to 4 Fri - 12 to 5 Sat - 12 to 3 After hour Book drop at City Hall
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Letter to the Editor Dear Neighbors, I would like to ask that who ever has been helping themselves to harvesting the fruit at my house up Soldier Creek... PLEASE STOP. It has happened before but most recently I was watching more than a hundred precious pears ripening in the autumn sun and then there were none! My trees are all in deer proof cages so I am sure you will understand that, in the future I want my family to be able to savor the fruits of all that labor. Thank you for respecting my request, Karen Sherrerd -------------------------------------To Whom it May Concern: I am a 21-year-old college student who would like to acknowledge my support for John “Rem” Remington for State Representative in our district. As a former teacher of mine, I spent two years learning from his engaging classes, thoughtfulness, and creativity. He will use these valuable skills in the State House if elected. Rem has worked closely with public officials when he was the Athletic Director for the Community School in Sun Valley, and has demonstrated his ability to reach across the aisle to accomplish what is best for our students and our state. Particularly compelling to me is his ability to connect with young voters and his dedication to making sure that girls are able to participate in sports. Rem will develop good consensus public policy initiatives that will be helpful to our district. He will stimulate job growth, increase funding for higher education, and work to improve our environment. Rem will respect our teachers and enhance the role of community colleges and vocational training in Idaho. Rem is the best man for the job and I am proud to support him on Election Day, November 6th. Bronwen Raff Hailey, Idaho ----------------------------------Dear friends in my legislative district: I am writing to confirm that as of November 30, 2012 I will no longer be your Idaho State Representative. I have appreciated getting to know you and working for you these many years, but now it is time for someone else to be elected to my position. I think that John Remington of Ketchum will represent District 26 in the way that you have enjoyed with our current legislative delegation which consists of Donna Pence, Michelle Stennett and me. We have always looked at our challenges like a team and tried to find the best solutions for our constituents. John Remington will continue this model of representation. John has been following Michelle, Donna and me throughout the legislative district since last October. He has met so many of you, listened to your concerns and will hit the ground running as a result. John has taught history for over 30 years. John was the Athletic Director of the Community School and in this capacity he met so many of you and provided leadership and >>>>>>>
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G athered by TTee ee Hurd The father was reading the school report which had just been handed to him by his hopeful son. His brow was watchful as he read: English poor, French weak, mathematics fair, and he gave a gave a glance of disgust at the quaking lad. “Well, dad,” said the son, “It is not as good as it might be, but have you seen that?” and he pointed to the next line, which read, “Health, excellent.” ------------------------------------Pretty Caller - “Do you think the manager will see me now?” Clerk - “Certainly, madam. The manager always has time to see pretty gals.” Pretty Caller - “Well, tell him that his wife is here.” ------------------------------------“It is very strange that no one has ever been able to find Captain Kidd’s treasure.” “Oh, well, Captain Kidd isn’t the only man who has put his money into real estate and couldn’t get it out.”
camaraderie to the people in the ten districts that his school competed against. John was awarded the Athletic Director of the Year in District IV, 1A which includes our legislative district of Camas, Blaine, Lincoln and Gooding counties. John and his wife Rita, who is at educator at Hemingway Elementary in Ketchum, have two sons and have lived here for 27 years. John is loved by his students who affectionately refer to him as “Rem”. John will continue our tradition of listening, looking for consensus and compromise. He will not be bound by ideology. I know our state thrives with minority voices in the legislature. It’s when problems get solved, not shoved aside. As Governor Batt said in a couple of guest opinion columns, Idaho needs political balance. Our state is at a crossroads with regard to education. A strong, educated voice and advocate for education will be beneficial to the school districts in our legislative district. I urge you give John your vote on November 6. Warmest regards, Wendy Jaquet, Ketchum, 726-3100
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The Courier NEWS - 9 Family Health Services has an opening for a Dental Assistant in to work in our Fairfield Dental Clinic one day per week, Thursdays. This position provides a range of clinical and staff support to a full-range dental services operation. Candidates must have completed a Dental Assistant program from an accredited institution and be certified in all areas of Expanded Functions. Six months prior experience preferred. Applications will be accepted through Friday, October 5th Apply online at www.fhsid.org or email a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org HR Department ~ 794 Eastland Drive ~ Twin Falls, ID 83301 EOE/Drug Free Workplace Family Health Services is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
~ Legal Notices ~ Legal Notices ~ Loan No. xxxxxx6176 T.S. No. 1354762-09 Parcel No. rpf0050030001aa NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE On December 26, 2012, at the hour of 2:00pm, of said day, at On the front steps of the camas county courthouse 501, Soldier Road, Fairfield, Idaho, First American Title Insurance Company, as trustee, will sell at public auction, to the highest bidder, for cash, cashier’s check drawn on a State or National Bank, a check drawn by a State or Federal Credit Union, or a check drawn by a State or Federal Savings and Loan Association, Savings Association, or Savings Bank, all payable at the time of sale, the following described real property, situated in the County of Camas, state of Idaho, and described as follows, to wit: Lot 1 and e 20’ lot 2 block 30 of the city of fairfield, according to the official plat thereof on file in the office of the county recorder, Camas county, idaho. Commonly known as 419 2nd Street West (aka 419 West 2nd Street) Fairfield Id 83327. Said sale will be made without covenant or warranty, express or implied, regarding title, possession or encumbrances to satisfy the obligation secured by and pursuant to the power of sale conferred in the Deed of Trust executed by Don W Cain. Jr., A Single Man as Grantor, to First American Title, as Trustee, for the benefit and security of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., (“mers”) As Nominee For Aegis Wholesale Corporation, Its Successors and Assigns. as Beneficiary, recorded November 08, 2006, as Instrument No. 80182, Mortgage records of Camas County, Idaho. THE ABOVE GRANTORS ARE NAMED TO COMPLY WITH SECTION 45-1506(4)(a), IDAHO CODE. NO REPRESENTATION IS MADE THAT THEYARE, OR ARE NOT, PRESENTLY RESPONSIBLE FOR THIS OBLIGATION. The default for which this sale is to be made is: Failure to pay the monthly payment due october 1, 2011 of principal, interest and impounds and subsequent installments due thereafter; plus late charges; together with all subsequent sums advanced by beneficiary pursuant to the terms and conditions of said deed of trust. The estimated balance owing as of this date on the obligation secured by said deed of trust is $128,551.74, including interest, costs and expenses actually incurred in enforcing the obligation thereunder or in this sale, and trustee’s fees and/or reasonable attorney’s fees as authorized in the promissory note secured by the aforementioned Deed of Trust. First American Title Insurance Company C/o Cal-western Reconveyance Corporation P.O. Box 22004 El Cajon Ca 92022-9004 (800)546-1531 Dated: August 21, 2012 Signature/ By First American Title Insurance Company. R-417303 published on 9/19, 9/26, 10/03 & 10/10, 2012
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~ Legal Notices ~ Legal Notices ~ Legal Notices ~ Legal Notices ~ NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE On January 22, 2013, at the hour of 12:00 o’clock PM of said day, in the lobby of the Camas County Courthouse, 501 Soldier Rd., Fairfield, ID, JUST LAW, INC., as Successor Trustee, will sell at public auction to the highest bidder, for cash, in lawful money of the United States, all payable at the time of sale, the following described real property, situated in the County of Camas, State of Idaho, and described as follows to wit: Lots 7 and 8 in Block 2 of Fairfield Townsite, Camas County, Idaho, according to the plat thereof, recorded in the office of the County recorder of said County. The Trustee has no knowledge of a more particular description of the above referenced real property, but for purposes of compliance with Section 60-113 Idaho Code, the Trustee has been informed the address of 814 E. 1st St., aka 814 1st St., East, Fairfield, ID, is sometimes associated with the said real property. This Trustee’s Sale is subject to a bankruptcy filing, a payoff, a reinstatement or any other conditions of which the Trustee is not aware that would cause the cancellation of this sale. Further, if any of these conditions exist, this sale may be null and void, the successful bidder’s funds shall be returned, and the Trustee and the Beneficiary shall not be liable to the successful bidder for any damages. Said sale will be made without covenant or warranty regarding title, possessions or encumbrances to satisfy the obligation secured by and pursuant to the power of sale conferred in the Deed of Trust executed by Billy Neal McGinnis and Relva McGinnis, husband and wife, as Grantor(s) with Accredited Home Lenders, Inc. as the Beneficiary, under the Deed of Trust recorded December 27, 2000, as Instrument No. 74275, in the records of Camas County, Idaho. The Beneficial interest of said Deed of Trust was subsequently assigned to EquiCredit Corporation of America, recorded June 5, 2001, as Instrument No. 74529, in the records of said County. THE ABOVE GRANTORS ARE NAMED TO COMPLY WITH SECTION 45-1506(4)(a), IDAHO CODE. NO REPRESENTATION IS MADE THAT THEY ARE, OR ARE NOT, PRESENTLY RESPONSIBLE FOR THIS OBLIGATION. The default for which this sale is to be made is the failure to pay the amount due under the certain Promissory Note and Deed of Trust, in the amounts called for thereunder as follows: Monthly payments in the amount of $520.39 for the months of April 2012 through and including to the date of sale, together with late charges and monthly payments accruing. The sum owing on the obligation secured by said Deed of Trust is $52,910.00 as principal, plus service charges, attorney’s fees, costs of this foreclosure, any and all funds expended by Beneficiary to protect their security interest, and interest accruing at the rate of 9.99% from March 1, 2012, together with delinquent taxes plus penalties and interest to the date of sale. The Beneficiary elects to sell or cause the trust property to be sold to satisfy said obligation. Dated this 19th day of September, 2012. Tammie Harris, Trust Officer for Just Law, Inc. published on 10/03, 10/10, 10/17 & 10/24, 2012
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NOTICE OF PROPOSED CHANGE OF WATER RIGHT TRANSFER NO. 78141 H PHILLIP CASH, 607 E 200 S, FAIRFIELD, ID 83327 has filed Application No. 78141 for changes to the following water rights within CAMAS County(s): Right No(s). 37-444; to see a full description of these rights and the proposed transfer, please see www.idwr.idaho.gov/apps/ExtSearch/WRFiling.asp. The purpose of the transfer is to change a portion of the above rights as follows: Application proposes changing the point of diversion for a 4.0 cfs Camas Creek water right used to irrigate 314 acres within a farm located approximately 2.3 - 3.3 miles south and 5.5 - 6.5 miles east of the center of Fairfield. The proposed change in point of diversion will consist of moving the existing Camas Creek point of diversion on the farm to a new location located approximately 0.8 miles downstream on the farm. For additional information concerning the property location, contact Southern Region office at (208) 736-3033. Protests may be submitted based on the criteria of Idaho Code Sec. 42-222. Any protest against the proposed change must be filed with the Department of Water Resources, Southern Region, 1341 Fillmore St, Suite 200, Twin Falls ID 83301 together with a protest fee of $25.00 for each application on or before October 22, 2012. The protestant must also send a copy of the protest to the applicant. GARY SPACKMAN, Director published on October 3rd & 10th, 2012
PUBLIC NOTICE On Thursday, October 18, 2012 the Fairfield City Council will hold a regular meeting beginning at 7:00 p.m. at Fairfield City Hall located at 407 Soldier Road in Fairfield. Items on their agenda include the following: Amendments to Non-Permanent Special Use Permits: A public hearing for an amendment to Ordinance Number 223 Zoning Ordinance of the City of Fairfield, Idaho, Chapter 5 Districts, Section 5-1.B.2. Non-Permanent Special Use Permits, Section 5-2.B.2. Non-Permanent Special Use Permits, Section 5-3.B.2. Non-Permanent Special Use Permits, Chapter 9 Permits, Section 2-2.G. Action by Commission: by deleting non-permanent special use permits and amending possible conditions for a special use permit. The Planning & Zoning Commission recommended such changes on June 12, 2012. NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that at the aforementioned time and place, all interested persons may appear and shall be given an opportunity to comment on the matters stated above. Any person needing special accommodations to participate in the above noticed meeting should contact the City Office as soon as reasonably possible. Comments and questions prior to the hearings should be directed to the Planning & Zoning Administrator, P.O. Box 336, Fairfield, ID 83327 a minimum of five (5) days prior to the scheduled hearing. Plans and supporting documents are on file at the Fairfield City Hall and available for public review. Dated this 29th Day of September, 2012 Megan Stelma Planning & Zoning Administrator published on October 3, 2012
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FOR SALE Barley Straw: 100 plus 2 string Barley Straw bales at $1 per bale. Call 208-764-2321 (fairfield) Grass Hay for Sale: Three 1-ton bales of grass hay. $300 total. U-haul. Call 481-2017 2005 interstate 7x14 - $3950. Nice used trailer. Call 208-421-4286 Horse Equipment for Sale: Big Horn youth saddle. 15 in. seat. $250. Saddle King of Texas roper saddle w/ breastcollar. 15 in. seat. $400. H&W 100 gal. water tank. $80. Free standing steel 6x2 horse manger. $150. Heavy duty folding saddle racks. 2 at $30 ea. Also... Highjacker gooseneck 5th wheel hitch. Model GN 24-UL 25000lbs. 2 5/16th ball. $125. Lockable gun cabinet w/ etched glass duck design door. Holds 8 guns & ammo. $150. Call Lorraine Marble at 208-764-2355
Need House cleaning or Office cleaning? Reasonalbe rates, trustworthy, riliable. Call Tracie at 308-6783. I Replace Broken Zippers in jackets, coats, sweatshirts, vests, levi pants, skirts, etc. Hemming done on pants, levis, bresses, sheets, binding on blankets, etc. Patch rips, holes, back-pocket rips, overalls, levis, shirt-tail rips, etc. Replace elastic in most anything. Call Kathy in Hagerman 837-6267. Open 7 days a week. Looking for scrap metal (appliances, cars, etc.). Call Thomas Davis at 764-2484.
For Sale - Shoshone Raku Kiln, 2 years old, 24"cubed; inside (usable) 20" cubed. Also, potters wheel and other equipment. Call 208-404- 2462 Several Doe Kids from this year available for sale. Purebred LaManchas and LaMancha/Alpine crosses. $150-$250. Please call for more info. 208-404-2825.
For Sale: Border Collie cross pups. 6 weeks old, $50 each. Call 731-8578
12 foot Oliver Disc in working condition. Just used last week. Perfect for small acrages. $2000 OBO Contact Mark at 208-308-4173
Tews Ranch Subdivision: 3 large ranchetts across from Hot Springs Landing. Close to hunting, fishing and recreation. Highway frontage & borders BLM. Utilities in place and good road. Lots are 16, 29 & 32 acres. Priced to sell. $300,000 for all three. Call Beth at 731-7022 - Canyon Trail Realty.
Nine cans of similac formula (blue lid), never opened and not expired. $100 for all or $12 each. Txt/call at 208-908-3760. Cash only please.
1988 F-150 Pickup 300ci 6-cylinder, 5-speed transmission. Needs new head, otherwise serviceable. $600 Call 420-6699.
Firewood for Sale: Mix-species, full length logs delivered by truck, approx 15 cord. Also, rough-sawn lumber, any size. Call 208-921-6493.
Soldier Mountain Ski Area, Inc. is now accepting job applications for the 2012-2013 ski season. Pick one up at the ski hill - 1043 N. Soldier Creek Rd. (10 miles north of Fairfield), or call 764-2526, or e-mail email@example.com
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Lincoln County Care Center has positions available for CNA’s, LPN’s, and RN’s, shifts may vary. Please contact Mindy at (208)731-4684 or come in and fill out an application at 511 4th St., Shoshone, Id 83352.
Feeling Cold? Need a Gas Furnace? Call 420-6699.
Alfalfa Hay - Small Bales. $200 per ton. Gooding. 208-731-5001 2 - Players & Golf cart pass - $25. I won this in a rafflle and do not golf. Call 312-4848
Casey’s Depot is now taking applications for line cook and wait staff. Stop by (Soldier Road & Hwy 20, Fairfield) and pick up an application.
Fender Electric Guitar, with cord, amp, extra strings and case. Great set for a beginner. Asking $150. Call 490-7596. Pygmy Goats: 3 doelings and 4 does (2 of the does have a buck baby at there side). Asking $25 each for the ones with no babies and $35 each for the ones with a baby. Call or text 208-539-3071
For Rent Hunters and Snowmobilers - Beautiful 3 Bedroom 2 Bath home on 40 acres in Willow Creek, Fairfield, Idaho. $850.00 a month. Please contact Jason McCoy 720-1045 For Rent: 3 bed, 1 bath home, with attached garage. $575 per month, includes water & sewer. Call 539-1328 (Fairfield) For Rent: 3 bed 2 bath, home at 915 5th Avenue West, Fairfield. New sprinklers, two-car garage, all appliances, Clean & efficient. $625 per month, includes water & sewer. Call 764-2519 or 731-0522.
FREE: 2 buildings in Gooding to be torn down, reclaimable wood and fire wood. You tear down and haul away. 543-5772. Your choice of 4 baby kittens, two are bob-tailed. Call 764-2534.
GRACEHILL APARTMENTS 1447 Idaho Street ~ Gooding Formerly Westside Court Currently under construction, but Now taking Applications. Rent based on income age 62 or older handicapped or disabled. Please call or stop by 1447 Idaho Street, Gooding Equal Housing Opportunity
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