Saturday, December 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 2 days, 20 hours ago

Fowler Creek grizzly habitat conservation project expanded

Key wildlife habitat and the rural, scenic character of Montana’s Yaak Valley will be protected for generations to…

Updated 2 days, 20 hours ago
Woelfe boys share hunting photos

Boundary County youth, Gordon Woelfe, 12, shares his hunting photos with the Herald. Gordon successful harvest a deer and several turkeys.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Kiosks enhance winter access information

Idaho Department of Lands and Idaho Parks and Recreation recently teamed up to build and install kiosks in the region to post information on winter access on e…

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Moose on the loose in region

Temperatures continue to drop in North Idaho, which means animals like moose and elk are coming further down the mountain in search of food and shelter.

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Walleye aren't bad fish, just the wrong fish for Idaho

Fish and Game provides them in three reservoirs, but they keep showing up elsewhere.

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Local youth gets first deer

Youth gets first deer.

Updated 1 month ago
Dogsmile Adventures helps others heal through sailing

Dogsmile Adventures will hold its annual celebration and "Race to Alaska" film premiere online Nov. 14 at 6:30 p.m. at Those interested…

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Regional tribes call for U.S. and Canada governments address Kootenai Watershed pollution

The Ktunaxa Nation and the Kootenai Tribe of Idaho calls for the U.S. and Canada to meet with the Nation immediately to address watershed pollution in the Kootenai Watershed.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Youth does well on season's opening day

Tycen Koberstein, 11, is pictured with a 6x7 bull scoring 337 that he shot on opening day of rifle season in North Idaho with his dad Ryan Koberstein and Uncle…

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Hunting photos welcome for submission

The Bonners Ferry Herald invites local hunters to share their trophy and hunting photos from the 2023 season.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Bear Fair coming to fairgrounds

The first-ever Boundary County Bear Fair is coming out of hibernation on Saturday, Sept. 30.

Updated 3 months ago
Sheriff's Dive Team swim with sturgeon

Divers with the Boundary County Sheriff’s Dive Team participated in a night training dive in the Kootenai river last week and had some unexpected visitors, off…

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Heading into the woods? Be bear aware

With more people venturing into the forested areas of North Idaho during the summer months, bear encounters are becoming more common, although bear attacks are…

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Towns could save themselves from wildfire — if they knew about this money

There’s actually a huge pot of federal money available to communities across the country — an unprecedented amount that would allow towns to quickly tackle wor…

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Most have heard of fire restrictions, but few know how they’re set

Many Idahoans have heard of fire restrictions during the summertime, but how decisions to implement restrictions are made, and who makes those calls, has alway…