Friday, July 30, 2021

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 3 weeks, 2 days ago

Library board hires former mayor to director position

After months of being closed, the Boundary County Library Board unanimously voted Tuesday to hire former Bonners...

Updated 6 months, 1 week ago
Eric Marti facing criminal rape charges

In a criminal complaint filed by Boundary County Detective Caleb Watts on Dec. 8, the complaint alleges two counts of rape against Eric Steven Marti.

Updated 6 months, 2 weeks ago
Football Program: 'I am shocked and disgusted to learn of the allegations against volunteer coach Bill Blumenauer.'

As the person having oversight of the Bonners Ferry fifth and sixth grade football program, I am shocked and disgusted to learn of the allegations against volunteer coach Bill Blumenauer.

Updated 6 months, 2 weeks ago
4 charges of lewd conduct with a minor filed against youth leader

Police Department Assistant Chief Marty Ryan issued a criminal complaint on Jan. 12, 2021, against defendant William Austin Blumenauer alleging he did willfu...

Updated 7 months ago
Fatal vehicle crash in Naples found days later

A fatal vehicle crash was reported on Dec. 28 at 11:11 a.m. on Highway 95 south of Naples, Idaho.

Updated 7 months, 1 week ago
Healthcare workers experience rare severe reactions to COVID-19 vaccine

The Idaho Division of Public Health has received reports of two health care workers experiencing severe allergic reactions, also referred to as serious adver...

Updated 7 months, 1 week ago
Law enforcement responds to fatal crash near Eastport

Monday, Dec. 21 at approximately 9:37 a.m., law enforcement responded to a fatality crash on Highway 95 at milepost 532 just outside Eastport.

Updated 7 months, 3 weeks ago
Community comes together to mourn the loss of Tony Navarro

Members of the community came out at 3 p.m. to pay their finals respects to Tony Navarro, a dispatcher for the Boundary County Sheriff’s Office, who passed a...

Updated 7 months, 3 weeks ago
Community Mourns the loss of Rockey Burkholder

Residents are mourning the loss of a valued member of the community; Rockey Burkholder, 72, passed away Dec. 7, at 7:27 p.m. at the Bonner General Hospital.

Updated 7 months, 4 weeks ago
BCSD moves BFHS to category green, four day in-person learning

Boundary County School District board voted 4-to-1 to move all schools to Green/Category 1. All students will attend school four days per week beginning Mond...

Updated 8 months, 3 weeks ago
Joe Biden declared presidential election winner

After a nearly week-long counting of the votes in a number of battleground states all over the country, Joe Biden has been elected the 46th President of the ...

Updated 8 months, 3 weeks ago
Boundary County Election Results

Boundary County results submitted by County Clerks office.

Updated 8 months, 4 weeks ago
Local county candidates receive record voter totals

According to Boundary County election night reporting, voter turnout was at a record-breaking level of 87%, and local candidates had high voting numbers.

Updated 8 months, 4 weeks ago
Boundary County nearly reaches 90% turnout in historic election

It was a day of record turnout in Boundary County, as all over the county’s six precincts, lines were forming out the doors of the polling places.

Updated 9 months ago
BCSD moving more schools to category yellow

According to a press release from Boundary County School District Superintendent Jan Bayer, there are currently 111 students in quarantine across the distric...

Updated 9 months ago
Border Patrol responds to suspicious activity, $2.16 million in narcotics seized

Local U.S. Border patrol agents seized five duffle bags of narcotics valued at $2.16 million. According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, it is the larg...