Thursday, February 02, 2023


What's there to do in the great outdoors? Here we've got a bevy of local outdoor activities and destinations to explore.

Updated 3 days, 19 hours ago

Fairchild Airmen rescue injured snowmobiler

Earlier this month, Fairchild Air Force Base crews successfully completed the 36th Rescue Squadron's 708th save ...

Updated 3 days, 19 hours ago
IDFG: Familiarity likely behind coyotes' behavior

Unusual coyote behavior in the greater Sandpoint area is likely tied to the animals becoming too comfortable around people, Idaho Fish & Game officials said....

Updated 1 week ago
Competitive shooting seasons are underway

The Kootenai Valley Rifle and Pistol Club and Junior Rifle Club’s indoor competitive shooting seasons are underway. The clubs compete in area matches and ...

Updated 1 week ago
Keep growing, breaking through homesteading blues

The trend of returning to the homestead and a simpler time is now romanticized, but what steps need to be taken to live this natural lifestyle? Local homeste...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
IDFG has a plan for big game emergencies

People aren’t the only ones who can find it a bit of a struggle when a heavy winter storm rolls through Idaho. Our state’s wildlife, specifically deer, elk a...

Updated 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Don't wait to buy your 2023 hunting/fishing licenses

A lot of hunters and anglers see the cold, bitter months of January and February as the so-called “off-season.” It’s easy to see why — you step foot outside ...

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
KVRI Jan. 23 meeting

Kootenai Valley Resource Initiative, will have its first meeting of 2023 on Jan. 23 at 7 p.m. at the Boundary County Annex (former Armory).

Updated 4 weeks ago
Ross family shares hunting photos

The Ross family shared their hunting photos with the Herald.

Updated 1 month ago
The year of the grizzly

2022 saw an increase in grizzly bear and livestock interactions across the county.

Updated 2 months ago
ITA seeking new members to join mission

Nonprofit organization Idaho Trails Association is looking for new members to join in their mission of keeping Idaho’s hiking trails open for all.

Updated 2 months ago
Ice fishing is a fun way to extend your fishing season

Unless you’re a hockey player or margarita, ice can get a bad rap. It glazes your windshield, covers your driveways and makes the highways slicker than snot....

Updated 2 months ago
Don't let a lack of gear stop you from waterfowl hunting

Here's a back-to-basics approach to duck hunting that any hunter can use.

Updated 2 months ago
Youths share trophy photos

Young hunters shared their trophy photos of recently harvested fowl and big game.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Share your trophy photos

Calling all hunters, share your trophy photos during hunting season and it just might end up in the next edition of the Herald.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Bald eagle illegally shot in Bear Lake County

The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is seeking information regarding the illegal shooting of a bald eagle in the community of Bern in Bear Lake County.