August 27 Parker Ridge Fire update:
In-depth report on various aspects of the fire,
including current fire status, the status of
evacuation alerts, our air quality situation.
BFHS soccer game for today canceled, and soccer
and football tomorrow also at risk of
is that equipment doing in the river?In-river excavation has begun on
Kootenai Tribe sturgeon project :
In-river construction of the Bonners Ferry
Islands project has begun. This is a Kootenai
Tribe of Idaho project intended to help
endangered Kootenai River white sturgeon,
burbot, and other native fish. Click on
this story for more details.
Outrageous—Renovation of Paradise Valley Little White
comes to a halt: someone stole building
materials: This has been a
big summer for the Little White Church in
Paradise Valley. The long-time area landmark,
over 100 years old, has been enjoying an intense
renovation project, with all work, time, and
materials procured through donations from people
and businesses throughout Paradise Valley and
Boundary County. Now the project comes to
a halt as someone has apparently stolen needed
building materials for the project. Click
on this story for more details.
Bonners Ferry Badgers first home varsity football game
of the season: Badgers vs Priest River Spartans,
More events below, or go to Events Page
Saturday, August 29
Garlic Festival at today's Farmers' Market, begins at
8:00 a.m., until 1:00 p.m. at the City Parking Lot in
The Amazing Race Against Cancer. Teams of two
compete this Saturday at the Fairgrounds. See our
Events page for more details.
Noted local historian Howard Kent will conduct a Virtual
History Walk tour of downtown Bonners Ferry with the
BFHS Class of 1965 on Saturday, August 29, 2015. Anyone
interested is welcome to join in the expedition. Meet at
1:00 p.m. at the Museum.
Monday, September 7
Tuesday, September 8
Can't believe we are saying this, but this day is the
first day of school for students of Boundary County
School District 101.