3:45 p.m.: Traffic is now alternating one lane at a time.
The National Weather Service, Spokane, says the snow of this morning will turn to rain this afternoon, and some of these showers may develop into short lived brief thunderstorms with gusty outflow winds.
The City of Bonners Ferry will receive separate sealed bids for the Wilson to Solomon Utility Corridor Project at 7232 Main Street, by mail to P.O. Box 149), Bonners Ferry, ID 83805 until 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 10, at which time bids will be opened.
By Aleyah N. Landis
12:26 p.m.: The driver is free and being transported by ambulance to Boundary Community Hospital.
In December a new virus appeared in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China; it was dubbed coronavirus and has officially been named SARS-CoV2. While it's not high on the radar in Boundary County, Boundary Ambulance is not waiting to be prepared.
The Ministry of Environment & Climate Change Strategy, in collaboration with the Interior Health Authority, has issued a dust advisory for Golden and Vernon, B.C., due to high concentrations of dust that are expected to persist into Saturday afternoon.
The National Weather Service, Spokane, says it'll be a sunny Saturday, but a weak storm system moving through could bring an unsettled Sunday.
UPDATE: Kelowna Capital News reports that Kiana has been located and that she is safe. Kelowna RCMP is requesting the public's assistance in locating a missing Kelowna resident.
Wells Fargo & Company and its subsidiary, Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., have agreed to pay $3 billion to resolve their potential criminal and civil liability stemming from a practice between 2002 and 2016 of pressuring employees to meet unrealistic sales goals that led thousands of employees t…
Continuing Northern Lights’ history of supporting education, the co-op is now accepting applications for its scholarship program. The NLI Board of Directors has authorized eight $1,500 educational scholarships and one $3,000 lineworker school scholarship.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. Every year about 735,000 Americans have a heart attack. Boundary Community Hospital has made various efforts to improve cardiac care and outcomes for those presenting with heart-related problems.
Sports & Outdoors
The Bonners Ferry Badgers finished the IHSAA 3A - District I-II tournament in third place with 232.4 points, behind Timberlake, 299.2, and Kellogg, 256.3. Priest River finished in fourth place with 74 points.
As the current license year is winding down, Montana hunters and anglers can look for a few immediate changes for the coming year.
Restrictions on Canyon Ferry reservoir boat launches east of Helena have been removed allowing all boaters to access all boat ramps this year.
The Priest Lake Ranger District of the Idaho Panhandle National Forests have new reservation options now on Bartoo and Kalispell Island Campsites on Priest Lake, those reservations are available through Recreation.gov.
The Badger JV wrestlers traveled to Coeur d'Alene Saturday for the Lake City JV Tourney, and Marcus Regehr brought home gold in the 126 pound weight class.
North Carolina State Associate Head Coach Adam Hall had a pretty exciting night, leading the Wolfpack to its third straight Top-10 dual win.
Letters to the Editor
"WE THE PEOPLE of the United States, in order to form a more perfect union, establish justice, insure domestic tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general welfare, and secure the blessings of liberty to ourselves and our posterity, do ordain and establish this Constituti…
I am the son of a Mexican immigrant who gained permanent residency under the Reagan Administration, a member of the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes, as well as an Army National Guard veteran who was deployed to support Customs and Border Protection at the U.S.-Mexico Border in 2014 when the U.S. exp…
I wrote a letter, "Neighbor's junk getting out of hand, tougher laws needed," about the need for stronger Boundary County Regulations on January 14, 2020. I wrote that letter because the existing regulations specific to junkyards and excess personal property are not strong enough.