The Bear Lake County Commissioners held their regular monthly meeting at 9 AM on July 8. Commissioner Brad Jensen reported on the SEICOG (Southeast Idaho Council of Governments) meeting, stating that many senior centers are having “a bit of trouble” this month. Chairman Vaughn Rasmussen said…

BOISE, Idaho (July 15, 2019) — The Idaho Broadband Task Force will meet Wednesday, July 17, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. MST. The meeting will be held in the Forest Ballroom at the Red Lion Hotel (1357 Blue Lakes Blvd N, Twin Falls, ID 83301).

The Bear Lake School District 33 Board of Trustees held their regular monthly meeting at 7 PM on July 9. Bills to be paid for June and July in the amount of $448,231.98 were approved. Superintendent Gary Brogan gave an update on summer maintenance being done. Bids have come in to replace a p…

The water elevation is at 5920.25’ and has peaked for the year. The surface water temperature is 67 degrees. Launching access is available at all boat ramps around the lake. These include the Utah State Park marina, First Point, Cisco Beach and Rainbow Cove in Utah and the Idaho State Park (…

Golf clubs were a lot lighter as fifteen women prepared to play Ladies Day golf on Wednesday, June 20, because they had to choose only three clubs to go with their putter for the day’s scramble. Decisions, decisions, decisions! It’s tough to select only three clubs! So hard was the choice of…

WASHINGTON, June 3, 2019 – USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) will begin accepting nominations for county committee members on Friday, June 14, 2019. Agricultural producers who participate or cooperate in an FSA program may be nominated for candidacy for the county committee. Individuals may n…

Thirteen ladies came out to enjoy Ladies Day at the Montpelier Golf Course on Wednesday, June 12. It was a Guess and Go day. The women formed four teams, and each team had to “Guess” what they thought their score for the day would be. Once they turned their guesses into the clubhouse, they w…

Stocked with equipment and information, Idaho Fish and Game’s “Take Me Fishing” trailers travel to local ponds across the state. Wrapped with vibrant fish illustrations, they’re hard to miss.

Between storm systems that drenched the valley on Tuesday and are forecast to return on Thursday, the women were thrilled to have Wednesday arrive with blue skies and sunshine and be able to hold their first Ladies Day of the season. Nine women attended the short meeting about this year’s ac…

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• It’s time to start thinking about the Lincoln County Fair and the Cokeville Community Booth. This year’s theme is “Just a Small Town Throw Down”. Kelsie Teichert is the chairman and would love to have all your entries so don’t wait till the last minute and start gathering those items. Boo…

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