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Bonner County History - March 29, 2020

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Get a jump on summer and plan garden now

The awful threat of coronavirus has changed the lifestyles of so many — forcing companionship and get-togethers to a halt for a time. The other day, daughter...

Updated 1 day, 21 hours ago
From learning to fun, Digital Library is there for you

It wasn’t even noon yet when my oldest daughter sent me a text. “It’s been a long day already … with a few meltdowns.” The luster of homeschooling appears to have quickly faded as my grandkids get used to their n...

Updated 2 days, 21 hours ago
Being still in the midst of chaos

We live in a world today that seems to never stop. We always have something going on, or at very least something on our mind that we know we have to do later.

Updated 3 days, 21 hours ago
Our love is best measured from six feet away

I was heading to a friend’s house to go for a run — one of the few socially sanctioned outings we can still cling to without guilt. “Okay,” she said, “but I’ll meet you on the porch. We’re not letting anyone insi...

Updated 3 days, 21 hours ago
Bonner County History - March 26, 2020

From the archives of the

Updated 4 days, 21 hours ago
How to cope with being cooped up

As we weather the CLOVID-19 crisis, it’s important to think about our mental well-being and learn some tactics for avoiding unneeded stress and anxiety. It would be so easy to say, don’t worry everything will be ...

Updated 4 days, 21 hours ago
Want permanent weight loss? Change your lifestyle

The key to permanent weight loss is to change your current lifestyle.

Updated 4 days, 21 hours ago
Robin and the Sparrow

Some of this pandemic reporting practically affects me like that old game of tag we called “statue.” You were touched and had to freeze in place until someone freed you.

Updated 4 days, 21 hours ago
Priest River begins street grade planning

20 Years Ago — 2000

Updated 5 days, 21 hours ago
From the archives of the Bonner County History Museum

From the archives of the

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Bonner County History - March 22, 2020

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Recipes to brighten your mealtimes

Today’s recipes are some of my personal favorite “oldies” stolen or created as I saw fit over my years of feeding family, guests, and my some 40 years of sin...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
We are not to be of the spirit of fear!

“For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind” (2 Timothy 1:7, NKJV)

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Digital library is open 24-7 to serve the community

What a year this week has been! Even a few days ago, I would not have predicted that I would be writing this column from my home office, and that The Library would be closed indefinitely. Of course, library leade...