The 2020 Calendar is Here!!

The 2020 Calendar is Here!!

Give that unique gift that comes from the heart? Hot Off the Press!! The 2020 Calendars are on sale ! These calendars will go on sale Friday, August 30th at the same new low price as last year. The cost

Hot Off the Loom!

Hot Off the Loom!

Hot Off the Loom!!!!! Debby has been busy and there are new rugs for sale in the Gift Shop! Come to the Museum and see! Debby has got the next batch in the works on the loom; they will be

Hot Off the Press!!

Hot Off the Press!!

Want to give that unique gift that comes from the heart? Hot Off the Press!! The 2019 Calendars have arrived! These calendars will go on sale Friday at a lower price than last year. The cost is only $5.00 per

The Civilian Conservation Corps in Boundary County

The Civilian Conservation Corps in Boundary County

Compiled by Howard Kent The CCC was a public relief program, part of the New Deal years of 1933-1942. The most active years in Boundary County were 1934 and 1935, however the Bonners Ferry Herald noted that the Twenty Mile

Boundary County Museum Kicks Off 2018

Boundary County Museum Kicks Off 2018

100 years ago… What global event was taking place in 1918 that ties Boundary County to the rest of the world? “The War to End all Wars,” World War I, The Great War that originated in Europe and lasted from

Museum ‘Welcome’s Benches

Museum ‘Welcome’s Benches

For four sunny days in August 1988, the exciting buzz of chainsaws could be heard on Kootenai Street’s entrance into downtown Bonners Ferry, Idaho. The Boundary County Resource Council, with generous donations from the community, had commissioned a well-known chainsaw

Summer at the Museum 2017

Summer at the Museum 2017

Spring is springing all around Boundary County, and summer is soon to appear. The Boundary County Museum is preparing for its summer opening, when open days are expanded to include Tuesday through Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 4 pm. This

History and mystery at Grandview?

Some might think a cemetery tour a little odd, but a tour of this Boundary County cemetery proved to be quite interesting and enlightening . . . by Dave and Dottie Gray Boundary County Museum On Saturday, October 4, thirty-two

White Caribou Bar Dedicated

White Caribou Bar Dedicated

The newest exhibit at the Boundary County Museum is the White Caribou Bar, dedicated in a ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday, May 18th 2013 NewsBF.com – May 21, 2013 It took a lot of people to bring back to life

Celebrating Idaho’s History

Celebrating Idaho’s History

“Let’s Get Territorial” NewsBF.com – February 21, 2013 March 4, 2013, marks the 150th anniversary of the creation of Idaho Territory. Kootenai Tribal Chair Jennifer Porter, Boundary County Commission chair Dan Dinning and Bonners Ferry Mayor David Anderson are proclaiming