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Bonners Ferry Herald

P.O. Box 539
Bonners Ferry Idaho 83805

7183 Main St.
Bonners Ferry Idaho 83805

Office: 208-267-5521
Fax: 208-267-5523

Office Hours

Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm


Publisher: Jim McKiernan | | 208-263-9534

Jim has over 20 years experience owning, managing and publishing community newspapers. He has served in the board of the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association as well as numerous chambers of commerce and community boards. He has an extensive background in marketing and has helped many small businesses grow their market share.

Office Manager: Linda Johnson | | 208-267-5521 

Linda knows more about Bonners Ferry than most folks. When doing a story on a person she can tell you something about every relative of that person. She also makes sure that anyone who comes in the offices of the Bonners Ferry Herald, in downtown Bonners Ferry, feels right at home.

Managing Editor: Star Silva | | 208-267-5521
This is Star's third tour-of-duty for the Herald having started first as a reporter in 1992 and taking the lead on covering the Randy Weaver saga on Ruby Ridge. She is a Bonners Ferry native with family in Boundary county and now a son in school. She brings a level of knowledge and enthusiasm that the Herald hasn't had in quite awhile.

Reporter: Mandi Bateman | | 208-267-5521

Marketing Specialist: Julie Richardson | | 208-267-5521

Julie is a Bonners Ferry native having been born here, gone to school here and graduated as a Badger. She is a great addition to the staff


Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor must be submitted by Monday 10 am for the following Thursday paper. One letter, per person, per month, are taken in order. 250 word max. An average of 3 letters are printed per week on our opinion page.

Community Page Policy
If you have any wedding notices, engagement announcements, club information, or any other community news you would like to see appear in the HERALD, please call us at 267-5521. Pictures are also welcome. The Herald does not charge for items on its community page.

Contact Us

(208) 267-5521
Po Box 539
Bonners Ferry, Id 83805

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