A special meeting of the Bear Lake County Commissioners was held on Monday, October 4, 2012, with Chairman Vaughn Rasmussen and Commissioner Brad Jensen attending in person. Commissioner Rex Payne attended via conference call and County Clerk Cindy Garner assisted in person. The two-item age…

Paris City Council held its regular meeting on Oct. 5. All members were present. The Council made no changes to the agenda. The Council completed the normal business of the meeting.

WHAT: The Bear Lake Senior Center is an independent non-profit organization. It is not owned by the Bear Lake County, Montpelier City nor Bear Lake Hospital. The County owns the property the building sits upon, but Bear Lake Senior Citizen Inc owns the building. The building was paid for by …

Bear Lake High School had their annual service-a-thon on Tuesday, October 5. Students and teachers went around the community and helped many people with house and yard work. Students washed windows, mowed lawns, and cleaned houses for people living in the valley.

Waiting for his “go bag”, Bear 100 Endurance Race competitor Luke Thomas and his pacer, Jose Sosa, cheered those finishing on September 25th, along Fish Haven Canyon. Luke, #355, began the race with approximately 300 others at 6 a.m. on Friday morning in Cache Valley. By mile 62, Luke’s knee…

Something fishy is going on in southeast Idaho! Personnel from Idaho Fish and Game’s hatcheries in the Southeast Region will be releasing nearly 194,000 catchable-sized rainbow trout at various locations during October! This is no trick… it is all treat!!

Bye, bye summer and hello autumn! The first day of autumn arrived with freezing temperatures, but seven women braved the cool morning temperature to participate in one of our final Ladies Days. They formed two teams and played a scramble called “Oldie Goldies”. Surely that referred to the su…

Eight women “rolled” into Montpelier Golf Course on September 15 for Ladies Day. Small in number but large in enthusiasm, they split into two teams and played a scramble called “Just Rollin’ Along”. Each team was given a die, told to number themselves as players (1, 2, 3 & 4), and given …

Bear Lake (Blue Ribbon): Water levels are dropping, but boats can still be launched at all of the boat ramps on the Utah side of the lake (Bear Lake State Park Marina, First Point and Rainbow Cove). You can also launch at the inlet structure in Idaho and the structure is at North Beach State…

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First, everyone, old and young, are encouraged to go to any pumpkin patch to pick out a pumpkin for the Pumpkin Decorating Contest, decorate it with paint or something other than carving. Then beginning on Wednesday, October 14th bring it to the Senior Center for a week of voting. Each pumpk…

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BOISE, Idaho — Sept. 30, 2021 — Time’s running out to file your 2020 Idaho income tax return. The Idaho State Tax Commission says taxpayers who qualified for an automatic extension to file must send in their return and full payment by October 15.

First, everyone, old and young, are encouraged to go to any pumpkin patch to pick out a pumpkin for the Pumpkin Decorating Contest, decorate it with paint or something other than carving. Then beginning on Wednesday, October 14th bring it to the Senior Center for a week of voting. Each pumpk…

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