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Updated 3 days, 17 hours ago

Idaho Conservative Agenda released as legislators get back to work

Legislators have been busy meeting the new House and Senate members, attending committee meetings, and drafting ...

Updated 17 hours, 35 minutes ago
When you move here, leave the big city ways behind

President Biden's proposals include bailout money for big cities, as big cities are in debt due to irresponsible spending and poor financial discipline.

Updated 17 hours, 35 minutes ago
It's time to take back our flag

The flag is ours. It is a symbol of being an American citizen and loving this country.

Updated 17 hours, 35 minutes ago
Odds of surviving COVID-19 seem pretty good

As of January 11, per Johns Hopkins, the U.S. COVID-19 death rate, based on 331 million total population, is 0.11%... eleven-hundredths of one percent.

Updated 17 hours, 35 minutes ago
Is the First Amendment still alive in Bonner County?

The West Bonner school district is offering COVID-19 vaccines to district employees.

Updated 17 hours, 35 minutes ago
All law-abiding citizens in this great country matter

This is the real human rights issue. We should all agree that those you mentioned, as well as those I mentioned are the problem but the bigger issue is for your group to not step up and admit that all law-abiding...

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
Bonner County doesn't want to be sanctuary county

Why would anyone in their right mind want to destroy Bonner County by declaring us a sanctuary county?

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
Annual fair is time-honored fun

The annual county fair is a time-honored event here in Bonner County. In recent years we have been making some changes, additions, and improvements at the fairgrounds.

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
Climate alarmists end 2020 with a bit of a laugh

Jack DeBaun’s letter (Daily Bee, Dec. 29, 2020) criticizing Monte Heil is a cause for laughter.

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
Resist making hasty generalizations about anything

I find myself wondering if Mr. Heil really has such an outdated, chauvinistic view of the female gender, or if he just likes to be outrageous on every topic.

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
Big-hearted Winter Ridge, customers deserve thanks

The Model Forest Policy Program recently received a generous donation from Winter Ridge Natural Foods Market.

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
Linscotts deserve thanks for delivery needed aggregates

Thanks for Linscott Sand & Gravel in Sagle.

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
Region's high gas prices raise questions

Gas prices have been locally high for last 50 years.

Updated 3 days, 17 hours ago
Either support democratic systems or leave

I am tired of these transplants who move here and then try to disrupt our way of government in the name of freedom.

Updated 6 days, 17 hours ago
We must all speak up for democracy

Since our nation’s Capitol was stormed by self-described patriots on Jan. 6, however, it has become clear to me that we are a nation at the brink of civil wa...