Opinion

Time is wasting to stop Medicare Bankruptcy

January 19, 2017 at 6:00 am

I recently wrote about the need to heed the Social Security Trustee’s warnings and shore up Social Security. Like the requirements for the Social Security Trustees to annually assess the state of the trust funds that support the Social Secu...

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Re: Islam and Sharia Law

January 19, 2017 at 6:00 am

Dear Idahoans: Senator Bart Davis, Idaho Falls, is the Republican Majority Leader in the Senate in the State of Idaho legislature. Since 2001, he has also been a member of the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws (NCCU...

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Horse and buggy town

January 12, 2017 at 6:00 am

Main Street has changed. You probably don’t remember when we were a “horse and buggy” town, but it is exciting to see how we have grown! Do you have any memories of how downtown has changed through the years? If you have an answer, please e...

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The need to shore up Social Security is mounting

January 12, 2017 at 6:00 am

In its most recent report out in June, the Trustees of the Social Security trust fund provided another warning that Congress must act now to address the shortfalls of the Social Security trust fund. The trustees reported that the Social Sec...

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January 12, 2017 at 6:00 am

Climate change debunkedLast week’s letter to the editor regarding climate change was indeed interesting, but if I were going to try to make a case for “global warming” I would have chosen to do it when I wasn’t freezing my buns off. “Global...

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Climate change

January 05, 2017 at 6:00 am

Re: Climate changeOpen letter To My Congressmen:I am a science guy and I read reports and from the scientific community on climate change. These reports are based on the same science, physics and chemistry that bring us the advances in tech...

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Winter Fun!

December 29, 2016 at 6:00 am

School is out! What winter time fun are you having? This young man is sledding by what school? Do you recognize the building? Do you know who this is on the sled? If you have an answer, please email doyouremember@meadowcrk.com. If you would...

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Always learning

December 29, 2016 at 6:00 am

Good Afternoon, Mr. Bauer. Thank you for your letter to NewsBF.com regarding the Go-On rate of Bonners Ferry High School students.First of all, we’d like to ensure the data is correctly reported. Bonners Ferry High School’s “Go-On” rate fo...

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Kudos to Dave Gray

December 22, 2016 at 6:00 am

Dear Editor,While looking through old files, Diane Cartwright came across this letter to the Spokesman Review from Nona Kaye Clark. The letter is a tribute, so to speak, to Dave Gray who is now a retired high school teacher. Dave delivered...

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Basketball Season

December 22, 2016 at 6:00 am

Football is over and we have moved on to Basketball. Do you recognize any of these players? Do you know the year they played and for which school? If you have an answer, please email doyouremember@meadowcrk.com. If you would like to stay an...

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