Montpelier and Bear Lake Valley’s local radio station, KVSI “The Wave”, has a new home on the FM dial. The station is now found at 104.5 FM, moving from 101.7 where it was previously located.

As you know, I have had a total knee replacement and have missed about two weeks of the session. The shutdown we had for COVID -19 affected my scheduling of the knee surgery. Long story short, I had a deadline to complete the surgery, or would have to have all the prep work repeated. The sur…

BOISE, IDAHO. After receiving education budgets from the House and looking at a comprehensive budget the Idaho Senate swiftly advanced meaningful tax relief this week, passing a Tax Relief bill (H 380) by a vote of 27-8. The legislation saves Idaho taxpayers more than $160 million by cutting…

BOISE, IDAHO. After receiving the K-12 budget from the House, the Senate was able to move quickly to address major infrastructure and tax relief and passed significant transportation funding this week. H 362 provides for a distribution of 4.5% of sales tax, up to $80 million, to establish su…

SALT LAKE CITY — During the COVID-19 pandemic, many Utahns have headed outdoors as a way to get exercise and avoid cabin fever. However, if you are planning to take your dog on any hikes or camping trips this spring and summer, make sure your pet doesn’t chase or harass any wildlife.

Bear Lake forward Owen Teuscher was named the 2A District 5 player of the year for boys basketball after leading the Bears to the state tournament.

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Cokeville High School and Cokeville Junior High art students attended State Art in Casper April 22-24. They had a wonderful time. Bringing home special recognition were: Kallianne Toomer — “Seagull Poop” and “Birds”; Amelia Richardson — “I’m Ready”; Demi Harmon — “Touch of Fall” and “Whisky …

Grant and Emma had just seen the last of their children married. Ed was almost sixty, and Emma was only a couple of years younger. They now talked about all the wonderful things they would do together during their retirement years. Then the COVID virus came.

• Bear Lake County Library: Open Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Face coverings are required. Middle school age and high school age children are allowed to come in and check out items any day of the week. Younger children are allowed in on Fridays and…

Sherman Grandy is more than meets the eye. A husband, father, grandfather, military man, poet, and philosopher, Sherman is a man of many layers and has a depth of character that penetrates you upon meeting and speaking with him.

Kindergarten Orientation was held on Tuesday, April 27. Cody Linford will be the new Kindergarten teacher next year and was able to get acquainted with the new students.

Celese sighed as she climbed out of bed. She knew it was going to be a long day. She had some critical deadlines for work, and it always seemed like there was more to do than she could get done.

• Bear Lake County Library: Open Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Face coverings are required. Middle school age and high school age children are allowed to come in and check out items any day of the week. Younger children are allowed in on Fridays and…

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