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July 18, 2024 5 p.m.

Heat wave continues Friday and Saturday

Hot temperatures will persist in north Idaho this weekend.

Boundary County Court Records: July 18, 2024
July 18, 2024 1 a.m.

Boundary County Court Records: July 18, 2024

Court records from July 6- 12, 2024

July 18, 2024 1 a.m.

Nation has forgotten its biblical roots

Thank you for the front page photo and story about our community coming together to celebrate families and our faith. It was the kind of event that draws people to our area — families, faith and celebrating together. I was disappointed the Pride event got so much copy.


Woman charged in Army Surplus fire
July 18, 2024 1 a.m.

Woman charged in Army Surplus fire

Jennifer S. Meyer, 50, was identified as the suspect following a review of multiple hours of video of the fire at Sandpoint Army Surplus and "good old-fashioned police work, Sandpoint Police Chief Corey Coon said.

Advancing Idaho's nuclear energy
July 18, 2024 1 a.m.

Advancing Idaho's nuclear energy

Idaho is home to the world-leading Idaho National Laboratory (INL), a facility responsible for promoting international nuclear competitiveness through research, innovation and workforce development. The U.S. Senate’s recent passage of the Accelerating Deployment of Versatile, Advanced Nuclear for Clean Energy (ADVANCE) Act, and its now enactment into law, will support the work of the INL and other labs in strengthening national security, diversifying our energy portfolio and growing the economy.

Boundary County Calendar - July 18-28, 2024
July 18, 2024 1 a.m.

Boundary County Calendar - July 18-28, 2024

Upcoming events, activities, and meetings taking place in Boundary County.


Meyer to stand trial in arson case
July 18, 2024 1 a.m.

Meyer to stand trial in arson case

After a delay prompted by a refusal to appear on video, Jennifer Suzanne Meyer was ordered to stand trial on arson charges connected to a fire that destroyed the Army Surplus on July 4. Saying he found the state's request appropriate, Magistrate Judge Luke Hagelberg set a preliminary hearing for July 31 and set bond at $1 million on a charge of first-degree arson. The charge carries a sentence of up to 25 years in prison and a fine of up to $100,000.

From the Archives  - July 18, 2024
July 18, 2024 1 a.m.

From the Archives - July 18, 2024

Commonly known as 'Mem Gym', the Memorial Gymnasium was built in 1929 as a memorial to all Idahoans who lost their lives in World War 1.

Clay Stueve Kungel, 30
July 18, 2024 1 a.m.

Clay Stueve Kungel, 30

Clay Stueve Kungel passed away on Sept. 26, 2023.


‘Love Letters’ to the library
July 18, 2024 1 a.m.

‘Love Letters’ to the library

Boundary County Library supporters are hoping a new project they helped develop called Library Love Letters will shift the focus from misinformation to the wonderful services the library and its staff offer.

This Week in History - July 18, 2024
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This Week in History - July 18, 2024

Local history in Boundary County, from Naples to Porthill, and from Bonners Ferry to Moyie Springs.

'The Battle for the Stands' supports local CASA
July 18, 2024 1 a.m.

'The Battle for the Stands' supports local CASA

CASA is thrilled to announce a fundraiser for the Bonners Ferry/Boundary County area. The First Annual “Battle of the Stands”, otherwise known as Coffee for CASA will take place Saturday, July 20 during The Kootenai River Run.


Trio of employees facing theft charges from Super 1
July 18, 2024 1 a.m.

Trio of employees facing theft charges from Super 1

Three Super 1 employees have been arrested on charges of burglary, grand theft and criminal conspiracy after allegedly giving themselves discounts on deli items.

Bonners Ferry’s Hinthorn to compete at USA Basketball Club Championships
July 18, 2024 1 a.m.

Bonners Ferry’s Hinthorn to compete at USA Basketball Club Championships

Select Basketball 15U will battle against the nation's top 24 club basketball teams.

July 18, 2024 1 a.m.

We are a nation of many faiths, ideas

Reply to the “open letter on marriage and sexuality:”


July 18, 2024 1 a.m.

Free avian flu testing at fairgrounds

BONNERS FERRY — In preparation for the upcoming fair, free Avian flu testing for birds is being held at the Boundary County Fairgrounds’ indoor arena on July 24 from 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. The testing is not limited to fair entrants, anyone who would like to have their bird tested is welcome, excluding waterfowl.

County officials don’t have authority to enforce commercial picking
July 18, 2024 1 a.m.

County officials don’t have authority to enforce commercial picking

While they share residents’ concerns about out-of-state and commercial pickers plundering huckleberry crops and damaging forest land, there is little they can do, commissioners said Tuesday

Fred Hatfield, 74
July 18, 2024 1 a.m.

Fred Hatfield, 74

Fred Steven Hatfield passed away on May 21, 2024.


July 18, 2024 1 a.m.

County to receive $1M in PILT payments

Idaho earmarked for $41.2 million

The payments cover lands across the U.S. managed by the Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation, National Park Service and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, as well as lands managed by the U.S. Forest Service, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and the Utah Reclamation Mitigation and Conservation Commission.

KRD kicks off today
July 18, 2024 1 a.m.

KRD kicks off today

Kootenai River Days kicks off today with the Grapes and Barley Walk, a fun tasting event for those 21 and older.