An early morning call to the fair office was answered by an appropriately busy fair administrator today, who confirmed without hesitation that the Centennial Boundary County Fair is not just a go, it's actually going!
Benewah County on Tuesday lost its first resident to novel coronavirus, a man in his 60s who had been a COVID-19 patient at Benewah Community Hospital.
Felonies and misdemeanors, August 1 - 7
When the sun goes down on Two Tones on Tuesday nights, the big screen goes up and the classic movies come out!
In a "normal" year, the Bonners Ferry Rotary Club sponsors the Kootenai River Ride and sells tickets on a bicycle. Since this is an unusual time, the ride and bike ticket sales are cancelled.
Due to staffing issues, the Bonners Ferry City Pool will close for the season on Saturday, August 15.
One of the last B-25 bombers that saw active combat during World War II landed at Coeur d'Alene's Pappy Boyington Field this morning, and it'll be on display and available for crawl-throughs and even flights between now and Sunday.
Three North Idaho residents died Sunday evening in a single vehicle collision on Highway 200 in Bonner County.
The BC Wildfire Service is responding to a suspected human-caused wildfire, Stirton Road (N11005), near the community of Kimberley. The fire is approximately two hectares in size and is being actively actioned by initial attack and unit crews, with aerial support from air tankers, and ground…
UPDATE: 2:43 p.m.: Officers have located the girl and are taking her home.
The National Park Service on Thursday offered the following sound advice for handling unexpected bear encounters on its Facebook page. Please don’t run from bears or push your slower friends down in attempts of saving yourself.
Recently, rumours about a COVID-19 outbreak has made the rounds on social media. Many of you have found these rumors convincing, and I’m hoping that this post will help clear up any confusion.
Sports & Outdoors
Bonners Ferry Badger Cross Country will begin its 2020 campaign at 4 p.m. Monday, August 10, in the bleachers at Kenny Mendenhall Stadium.
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks reminds stand-up paddleboarders that they are required to have a life jacket on board.
The Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) is pleased to offer a return to fitness, as indoor weight rooms and fitness centres in Creston, Castlegar and Nelson are set to re-open Monday, July 27.
As the non-profit that supports Boundary Community Hospital, the Board of Directors for Fry Healthcare Foundation (FHF) has decided to cancel their annual Golf Tournament for 2020.
Idaho Fish and Game has closed salmon fishing effectively immediately on the Upper Salmon River to protect wild Chinook salmon.
A cool breeze and cloudy skies greeted the half dozen naturalists as they met along the Kootenai River near Libby, Montana. The group discussed strategies to see more birds, the keys to identifying Rocky Mountain Region wildflowers and shrubs, how to better tune into the natural world and th…
Letters to the Editor
It has come to my attention that my name and likeness have been used without my knowledge on a supposed anti-Trump Facebook page or post, which also falsely implies connections with communism, Antifa and other isms unknown to me.
A common human trait, it seems, is the need to look down on and/or hate other human beings. Whether that be in the interest of self preservation or ego inflation makes no difference, it's something we all do. What must change if we are to progress socially beyond where we're at now is how we…
The Coronavirus pandemic has been the dominating issue in our country for months now, and with the recent debate surrounding subjects such as unemployment and schools re-opening, it’s important to evaluate the steps the President and his administration have taken to ensure America will get t…