Forest Service seeks public input on
Hellroaring Project near Eastport:
The Bonners Ferry Ranger District is
seeking public comment on the recently
released Hellroaring Project
Environmental Assessment (EA). Proposed
activities of the project would manage
vegetation, trails and roads, fish, and
scenery. See this article for
details on the project and how to submit
Recommendations made for North Side water tank
following special City meeting: The Bonners Ferry City Council conducted a
special public meeting Tuesday evening, July 22,
to address ongoing concerns regarding the North
Side water tank. Also in attendance at the
meeting were representatives from the Idaho
Department of Environmental Quality, and
representatives from Welch Comer & Associates,
Inc., an engineering firm consulting with the
city on plans for the troubled tank.
Boundary County unemployment numbers released:
Our county continues to lag behind Idaho
statewide figures, though they are in
line with US nationwide figures. The
county with Idaho's highest unemployment
is not too distant from us.
Badger cross country ramping up;
first practice in two weeks: Summer
seems like it just began, but already the time has come to look
forward to the fall running season. The Badger cross country
staff would like to remind high school runners that first
practice will be held Friday, August 15 at 4:00 p.m. Click
on the headline of this story for more details.
Submit your great photos to
Idaho Fish and Game website: Do you have a photo from a recent Idaho hunting
or fishing adventure you want to share? How
about a photo you’ve taken of wildlife in Idaho?
You can submit your favorite photos
electronically for display on Idaho Fish and
Beginning August 1, hunters will be able to purchase
unsold nonresident tags for deer and elk as second tags.
The tags are available to resident and nonresident
hunters. For more details on this,
here to see our story.
More events below, or go to Events Page
Monday, August 4
The Boundary County Republican Central Committee will
meet on Monday, August 4, at 6:00 p.m. at Mugsy`s.
Tuesday, August 12
City of Bonners Ferry public meeting at the BFHS high
school auditorium to dicuss city water and sewer
expenses, rates, and capital improvements. Public
is invited to attend. Meeting begins at 6:00 p.m.
Friday, August 22
Bonners Ferry's first Relay for Life to raise funds for
the American Cancer Society begins at 6 p.m. at the
Bonners Ferry High School track and lasts until 6 a.m.
Saturday. To find out more or to sign up as an
individual or team, visit