The Idaho Farm Bureau would like to recognize Idaho’s Congressional Delegation of Senator Mike Crapo, Senator James Risch, Congressman Mike Simpson and Congressman Raul Labrador for their work on HR 1, the tax reform package that was sent to … [Read more...] about Idaho Farm Bureau commends delegation on tax reform package
Letters to the Editor
Chess holds a host of metaphorical ideas that can apply to life. Last night yet another metaphor came to mind prompted by the game of Chess. Another title for this article might be: "Love, Truth and Wisdom." The Queen represents love. She is … [Read more...] about Merry Chessmas!
Hooray to those neighbors of Fran Barnes who refused to sign her petition (to prevent her neighbor from subdividing his land). It is convenient that Fran already has her small acreage in the country. If she wanted to build one or two more houses on … [Read more...] about Turnabout is fair play
I guess I am an unusual non-Rambo type resident of Idaho County. I’ve been told that if I find myself in an active shooter situation, with my eight shot conceal carry against an AR-15, shooter possibly wearing a vest, in a local grocery store or a … [Read more...] about Accuracy under pressure
On behalf of the VFW Post 5407 Kamiah, we would like to express our appreciation to the community for the aluminum cans that have been donated over the last year. All proceeds go to the veterans homes. If you have cans you’d like to donate, drop them … [Read more...] about Aluminum can donations greatly appreciated
Regarding Mr. Will’s comments on the government removing the reading of the Holy Bible from our schools. Sacred texts can be taught as a form of history, ethics, or comparative religions, in public schools, but a teacher cannot say that certain … [Read more...] about Government, the Bible and public school
Who is mentally deranged? Apparently, Mr. Dompier did not get the message in all the responses to his letter, when he states in a new letter to all of us, that we do not have or have not come up with a solution to keeping guns from crazy … [Read more...] about Who is mentally deranged?
I see Mr. Dompier is spewing more of his crack-pot, inane rhetoric. Perhaps he and Joe Ohare, also of Kooskia, should lock arms and skip-di-doo back to the land of fruits and nuts. Rod Triplett Stites … [Read more...] about Inane rhetoric
Just a note to say “THANK YOU” for your participation in this year’s 2017 Christmas Parade and Ugly Sweater Contest. Your participation made for a great Christmas parade this year. We had 31 parade entries which they say is a record from years past … [Read more...] about Thanks for a great parade, contest
Suppose you had a house fire tonight and no one came to help. Nov. 22 a house burned on Clear Creek near Kooskia about 9 p.m. and the Ridge Runner Fire Dept. was paged. After two pages with no response Kooskia Fire Dept. was called out for mutual … [Read more...] about Firefighters desperately needed