Tuesday, October 04, 2022

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 week, 3 days ago

Kootenai River Complex Fires Sept. 23 update

The Kootenai River Complex Fires are estimated to have reached 21,501 acres in size.

Updated 10 months, 1 week ago
33-year-old man killed by train

Positive identification of the 33-year-old victim has been made and next of kin are in the process of being notified.

Updated 10 months, 2 weeks ago
Vaccine requirements at Boundary Community Hospital

Boundary Community Hospital is moving to require COVID-19 vaccinations for employees, but said it has developed an exemption process for employees who need it.f

Updated 1 year, 1 month ago
Police seek community help with ongoing investigation

Law enforcement is asking for the assistance of the community to identify if there may be additional victims. BFPD requests that anyone with information contact Assistant Chief Marty Ryan at (208) 267-2412.

Updated 1 year, 2 months 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 Ferry Mayor David Sims as library director.

Updated 1 year, 3 months ago
Boundary County urges public to attend fireworks show, not light fireworks

Based on the current extreme heat and a hot/dry weather outlook, the Idaho Department of Lands has categorized the current fire danger as VERY HIGH for the N...

Updated 1 year, 3 months ago
Russ Fulcher announces cancer diagnosis

U.S. Rep. Russ Fulcher has announced on a social media post his recent medical diagnosis confirming he has cancer in his renal system

Updated 1 year, 3 months ago
Planning and Zoning issues formal complaint to Owen Benjamin

Boundary County Planning and Zoning issued a formal complaint to Owen Benjamin last week, detailing potential land use violations for his Moyie River property.

Updated 1 year, 4 months ago
Murder case against Moore dismissed

Daniel Moore’s attorney, Katherine Bolton, requesting a motion to dismiss Brian Drake’s murder case approved by District Judge Barbara Buchanan on May 12, 2021.

Updated 1 year, 5 months ago
Court upholds suppression of evidence, Moore requests motion to dismiss

The state’s motion request to reconsider the suppression of evidence in the case of Brian Drake’s murder was denied on Wednesday, April 14, Moore’s attorney ...

Updated 1 year, 6 months ago
Moore granted change of venue

Presiding district judge Barbara Buchanan approved motions to quash subpoena requests of financial and intimate information of Jennifer Drake and approved a ...

Updated 1 year, 6 months ago
Effective Immediately 16 and Older are Eligible for COVID-19 Vaccine

Individuals who are 16 years of age and older are eligible to get their COVID-19 vaccine now through enrolled providers within Kootenai, Bonner, Boundary, Be...

Updated 1 year, 6 months ago
Idaho Legislature vote to shut down temporarily amid positive cases

The Idaho Legislature voted Friday to shut down for several weeks due to an outbreak of COVID-19.

Updated 1 year, 7 months ago
Idaho National Guard release preliminary results for Feb. 2 helicopter crash

The Idaho National Guard announced the preliminary results of the U.S. Army Combat Readiness Center’s investigation into the Feb. 2 UH-60 Black Hawk mishap t...

Updated 1 year, 7 months ago
COVID-19 pre-registration now open

Under Governor Brad Little’s direction, the State of Idaho created a new COVID-19 vaccine appointment pre-registration solution to help alleviate the frustra...

Updated 1 year, 7 months ago
Bill passes House, would deny discriminating against unvaccinated

The Idaho House of Representatives conducted a third reading of House Bill No. 140 and passed the bill, which would add a new chapter to Title 44 specifying ...