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Updated 4 days, 11 hours ago

Bullets, beans and (especially) Band-Aids

As the usually bountiful supply of toilet paper disappeared from the earth over the past several months, one thi...

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Let your work, not social media, speak for you

For goodness sake, you are the attorney representing the city of Bonners Ferry. Soon you will be the county attorney by default. I hope your recent engagement in a “tit for tat” commentary on the KVT Facebook pag...

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
America, a virus and the power of prayer

Such a time as this.

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Vote Tim Tucker for responsible leadership

Tim Tucker has the intelligence and personality to deal with people and issues in a responsible, informed and objective manner.

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Five ways to help your local economy, and why it’s important

So, what’s the deal with the “support small business” trend? Aren’t businesses getting support from all those loans and grants that the government is offerin...

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Surprenant seeks your support

My input on the current situation regarding the Covid virus and Governor Little’s plan for reopening. Some of you will agree and some of you won’t, but I can tell you this, I have talked to people in the healthca...

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Tim Tucker is the right choice for District 2 seat

I would like to remind S. Bonchini, author of “sheep’s clothing” that in 1955 Ronald Regan was a union president and a registered Democrat.

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Suppiger supports education, we should support him

I’m voting for Gary Suppiger in the May 19 Republican primary for seat 1B in the Idaho State House of Representatives, representing Bonner and Boundary counties.

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Sage Dixon cares about region’s small businesses

Idaho’s small businesses are hurting. After over a month of closures, some are beginning to open, with the hopes of rebuilding what they’ve lost through no fault of their own.

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Sage Dixon is the right choice for District 1B

Sage Dixon is the right choice for District 1B

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Tucker, Kramer dedicated to serving community

In the upcoming May 19 primary election, we are fortunate to have qualified and competent candidates for two of the most important jobs in our county — Tim Tucker for county commissioner in District 2 and Dave Kr...

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

The 2010 U.S. Census counted over 15 million Asian Pacific Americans. The major groups are people of Chinese (3.8 million), Filipino (3.4), Asian Indian (3.2...

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Suppiger is the right pick for District 1 seat

In the upcoming primary election for the House of Representatives, we have the opportunity to choose a pragmatic Republican to represent all of our great North Idaho’s constituents. Gary Suppiger is my choice for...

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Welcome to gun ownership: Have fun, be safe

In March 2020, a record 3.7 million background checks were conducted for U.S. firearms sales, along with an unknown quantity of private party sales. That num...

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Suppiger dedicated to helping community, youth

Utilizing his role(s) as Lake Pend Oreille School Board trustee and Cocolalla Lake Association Board member, Gary Suppiger was instrumental in creating the association’s annual tours hosted by Idaho Fish and Game...

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
A call to Christians in a time of trouble

I have heard recently of a couple of instances where Christians have been disgruntled and are publicly complaining against the government and planning acts of civil disobedience.