Thursday, February 22, 2024

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 1 month, 1 week ago

Warming Centers Set Up for Boundary County Residents

The National Weather Service is forecasting very cold temperatures in Boundary County starting tomorrow, Friday, J…

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Snow and below zero wind chill forecasted

Total snow accumulations of 1 to 3 but locally up to 3 to 7 inches over the mountains is forecasted. For the Wind Chill Watch, dangerously cold wind chills as low as 20 to 35 below zero as possible across the Idaho…

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
BFPD warns of scam calls

The City of Bonners Ferry Police Department would like to make the public aware of a recent telephone scam that was perpetrated upon a local business.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Snow expected Saturday, 5 to 10 inches in mountains

Snow accumulations of 2 to 5 inches are expected with 5 to 10 inches possible over the mountains in the Idaho Panhandle, eastern Washington and central Idaho. The heaviest snow amounts are expected to occur the nig…

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Burn Ban on the Kootenai Reservation

Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, in coordination with the Kootenai Tribe of Idaho has issued an air quality advisory and a ban on open burning on the Kootenai Reservation until Monday, Nov. 5 at 5 p…

Updated 4 months ago
Snow forcasted for Tuesday and Wednesday

Winter is coming, and snow is expected to accumulate above and below 3,000 feet elevations across the Idaho Panhandle.

Updated 4 months, 1 week ago
Police: Body found near Safeway

A local man was found dead in the wooded area behind just south of Safeway.

Updated 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Search efforts for Brackebusch continue in Boundary County

Search teams continued to look for Mark Brackebusch, 73, Tuesday in the area around the Shorty Peak trailhead in northwestern Boundary County.

Updated 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Missing Man near Shorty Peak

Search crews are currently looking for a missing man in the area of Shorty Peak, on the north western side of Boundary County.

Updated 6 months, 1 week ago
Cooling centers set up for Boundary County residents

The National Weather Service has forecast very high temperatures in Boundary County for Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday this week. Prolonged temperatures in t…

Updated 6 months, 2 weeks ago
Excessive Heat Watch until Thursday

A Nixle alert announced an excessive heat watch for portion of the North Idaho, central Idaho and eastern Washington starting Monday morning to Thursday evening with temperatures ranging from 96 to 108 degrees expe…

Updated 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Human remains recovered in remote part of county

The Boundary County Sheriff’s Office received a report that human remains had been discovered in an extremely remote area of northern Boundary County on the ev…

Updated 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Suspect charged in murder and arson case

Suspect has been charged with second degree murder and arson relating to an incident in 2020.

Updated 8 months, 3 weeks ago
Search Ongoing for Lost Man in Smith Creek area

On Wednesday, May 31, the Boundary County Sheriff’s Office received a report of an overdue and possibly lost hiker.

Updated 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Vehicle strikes school district office

Jan Bayer, Boundary County School District Superintendent was working late on Tuesday night when the district office was struck by a vehicle—right against her …