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Updated 1 week, 5 days ago

Fall reflections of roads in Bonner County

Autumn equinox and measurable rain in the same week had me thinking of what the Bonner County Road Department ne...

Updated 20 hours, 35 minutes ago
Thoughts on leadership and a critical election

As we approach this critical election, we should consider the role of leadership.

Updated 20 hours, 35 minutes ago
Vote for Steve Johnson for county commissioner

A change in the county commissioners is in order. In these contentious times, we really need a voice of moderation. Steve Johnson would bring that. Steve is a fiscal conservative and Bonner County can also use a ...

Updated 20 hours, 35 minutes ago
McDonald endorses Representative Sage Dixon

What are the qualities one looks for in an elected representative? I look for honesty and integrity to start with, the ability to communicate with constituents yet being able to handle the more difficult language...

Updated 20 hours, 35 minutes ago
Steve Johnson is better for Bonner County

Steve Johnson is running for Bonner County commissioner.

Updated 20 hours, 35 minutes ago
Steve Johnson is up to the tasks ahead

Robust population growth is a serious challenge to Bonner County. If it’s not properly addressed with land use planning, that growth will significantly impact the quality of our lives and those of future residents.

Updated 20 hours, 35 minutes ago
Dixon's allegiance lies with Boise, not N. Idaho

As a conservative Republican, I’ve had concerns about Representative Dixon for some time, and now that he is running for a fourth term, we know a lot more about him.

Updated 20 hours, 35 minutes ago
Steve Johnson has the positive voice we need

Steve Johnson has the administrative experience to help run Bonner County in an efficient and legal manner.

Updated 20 hours, 35 minutes ago
Dixon represents district with honesty, integrity

Why re-elect Sage Dixon? Sage Dixon is dedicated to representing District 1 with the utmost integrity and has truly lived up to his promise to be a statesman.

Updated 1 day, 10 hours ago
Dixon walks the talk

I’d like to thank Representative Sage Dixon for his continual support for the Lake Pend Oreille School District's Early Learning Center. We have had a dream of creating a smaller, more adaptive playground for our...

Updated 1 day, 10 hours ago
Four more years will endanger us all

Four more years of the current presidency will endanger our country and our lives. This president has encouraged his supporters to spread the virus and attack Americans who disagree with him. They are doing it in...

Updated 1 day, 10 hours ago
Steve Johnson will work for everyone

Steve Johnson is hard working. Bonner County commissioner is a full-time job. Steve will work full time - or more - for you, the taxpayer.

Updated 1 day, 10 hours ago
Johnson is the right choice for Bonner County

I’m writing to you in support of Steve Johnson for Bonner County commissioner.

Updated 1 day, 10 hours ago
Vote for a good man, vote for Steve Johnson

We are not used to having candidates for office who are kind, modest and open, who don't inflame our fears or appeal to their own sense of what's right to the exclusion of everyone else's.

Updated 1 day, 10 hours ago
Commissioner Steve Johnson will support our kids

I have known Steve Johnson for a long time and last fall walked the streets with him when we were gathering signatures to put the school funding initiative on the state ballot.

Updated 1 day, 10 hours ago
Johnson is the right choice for county commissioner

I already have cast my vote for Steve Johnson for county commissioner.