Wednesday, March 22, 2023

Local News

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Updated 1 day, 11 hours ago

Budget writers OK emergency rental assistance

The Idaho Legislature’s Joint Finance-Appropriations Committee signed off on a $32 million supplemental funding ...

Updated 6 days, 11 hours ago
March Madness at Republican Central Committee meeting

Local law enforcement are investigating claims of an alleged assault following a March 6 executive session by the Boundary County Republican Central Committee.

Updated 6 days, 21 hours ago
Annual Pie and Dessert Sale hosted by BCHA

The Boundary Community Hospital Auxiliary invites all dessert enthusiasts to participate in their annual pie and dessert sale, scheduled to take place at the...

Updated 1 week ago
Don’t test your luck this St. Patrick’s Day, plan for a sober ride home

As St. Patrick’s Day nears, the Bonners Ferry Police Department reminds those celebrating to make plans for a sober ride home. March 16 – 19 BFPD joins law e...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
JFAC approves Idaho higher education budget

Legislative budget-writers approved a spending plan for higher education — and basically followed Gov. Brad Little’s playbook. But that doesn’t mean the J...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Idaho Senate votes to eliminate use of student IDs for voting

The Republican-controlled Idaho Senate voted Thursday night to eliminate student IDs as an acceptable form of identification to vote in Idaho elections. If...

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
First Responder Training Exercise at High School on Sunday

On Sunday, March 12, Boundary County first responders will be conducting a training exercise at the Bonners Ferry High School from 8 a.m. until about 3 p.m. ...

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Blood Drive on March 14

A community blood drive is organized for Tuesday, March 14, at the Church of Latter-day Saints on 6568 Alderson Lane.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
BFPD officers receive life saving award

A pair of Bonners Ferry police officers have been presented with the city’s Life Saving Award after acts of heroic service in 2022.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Family issues reward in 3-year-old murder case, continue quest for answers

Sunday will mark the third year to the day since chiropractor Dr. Brian Drake was murdered after an assailant shot him through his office window.

Updated 6 days, 11 hours ago
Moyie Springs working on zone changes

The city council of Moyie Springs is proposing zone changes for a number of properties in order to remove the unrestricted zone use and to provide more legal...

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Help sought after local family suffers tragic loss

On the morning of Feb. 28 Brayden Herbert received a call no one wants — “I’ve been in an accident.”

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Idaho Commerce announces Link Up Idaho Initiative

The Link Up Idaho initiative is asking the state’s residents to submit information about their internet to provide insight into broadband availability across...

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
SelectHealth Awards open

SelectHealth, a non-profit health plan, opened applications for its Idaho SelectHealth Awards, which recognize local organizations building strong communities and helping those in need.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
School trustee zone map appeal, BCL reverts to previous zone map

The Boundary County School District is appealing a new trustee zone map, saying the zones do not align with historic townships and geographic barriers.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Law enforcement deescalate suicidal individual

A man is receiving treatment after local law enforcement responded and deescalated a possible suicide attempt. The March 3 incident temporarily closed the Mo...