Breaking News

For the latest breaking news, see below. We'll share breaking news stories as we have them so you're kept up to date at all times.

Updated 2 days, 8 hours ago

BCSD moves BFHS to category yellow, two day in-person learning

Boundary County School District, after the Panhandle Health District elevated Boundary County’s risk level to ca...

Updated 2 days, 15 hours ago
Boundary County sees 3,791% increase in 7-day average daily incident rate as PHD moves county to “substantial risk” category

The Panhandle Health District announced on Thursday that it has officially moved Boundary County into the “Substantial (Red) COVID-19 Risk” category for scho...

Updated 3 days, 2 hours ago
Mayor Staples casts deciding vote to change the vision statement

The City council was split to pass an update to the city’s vision statement; Mayor Dick Staples made the final decision by approving the motion presented by ...

Updated 3 days, 12 hours ago
Investigation concluded on shooting involving police chief, fired back to save family.

Investigation concludes on a fatal shooting incident involving Bonners Ferry Police Chief Brian Zimmerman, who was instrumental in protecting a campground of...

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Received an absentee ballot?

Absentee ballots have been mailed out. If you feel you received one in error, please bring it to the courthouse, and Election Staff will spoil that ballot.

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
President Trump, First Lady test positive for the coronavirus

President of the United States Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump tested positive for COVID-19 late Thursday night, according to the President’s Tw...

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
One dead in Moyie Springs house fire

The Boundary County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that a woman died in a house fire Tuesday night in the 6900 block of Perkins Lake Rd in Moyie Springs.

Updated 1 month ago
Suspect competent to stand trial, prosecutors claim strong case

Daniel Moore deemed competent to stand trial

Updated 1 month ago
Fire, possible shooting in Moyie Springs under investigation

Fire, possible shooting in Moyie Springs under investigation

Updated 1 month ago
BCSD will require face masks in schools

Boundary County School District will require all K-12 students to wear a face mask or shield; staff and visitors will be required as well.

Updated 1 month ago
BCSD announces four school related COVID-19 cases

The fourth person confirmed to have COVID-19 at schools.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Second BFHS student tests positive for COVID-19

A second Bonners Ferry High School student has tested positive for COVID-19 on Sept. 14; the student was in contact with staff and other students on Thursday.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
BFHS student tests positive for COVID-19

BFHS student tests positive for COVID-19

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Wildfire Smoke Advisory issued in North Idaho

Panhandle Health District and the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality have issued a Wildfire Smoke Advisory

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Bonners Ferry man arrested in March shooting

BONNERS FERRY — Detectives with the Idaho State Police and Bonners Ferry Police Department arrested a man in connection with the March 12 shooting death of B...