December 28th, 2015
(StatePoint) Winter can be an especially perilous time to be on the roads. Snow, ice, fog and longer nights present challenges to drivers that can lead to crashes. People do less driving in winter, yet we have more crashes per mile driven. Some 10,780 people were killed in car crashes between December and March in […]
August 20th, 2015
Just a moment to thank all involved in fighting fires everywhere. Thank you fire-fighters, pilots, farmers, loggers, residents, family, friends, and neighbors chipping in to help protect each other and property. Smoke fills the air just north of Bonners Ferry, ID in Boundary County looking west at the Selkirk Mountain range which can normally […]
May 26th, 2015
TakeMeFishing.org offers a convenient look up table that shows the numerous free fishing days. Check out the page and mark your calendars to make a memorable event for your kids: http://takemefishing.org/nfbw/
May 25th, 2015
We remember their ultimate sacrifice this Memorial Day and will never forget. We appreciate the flag presentation at the veteran memorial in downtown Bonners Ferry, Idaho.
May 18th, 2015
(StatePoint) Americans collectively neglect 430 million vacation days annually, according to the 2014 Oxford Economics analysis. Whatever your reasons for sacrificing vacation, don’t let it be finances. “An enjoyable vacation is possible on even the smallest budget — and summer is the perfect time to travel,” says Tom Seddon, Chief Marketing Officer of Extended Stay […]
December 15th, 2014
(StatePoint) Looking to get more out of your vacation dollar? Before booking, take a cue from the experts.
Each year, Travelzoo predicts where American travelers are likely to find the best bang for their buck. Last year, they correctly forecast how European river cruises would offer tremendous value in 2014. This year they are highlighting five new destinations, including Texas Hill Country.
“Our 2015 prediction offers an eclectic mix of destinations, but all have a common theme: increased infrastructure and competition, which means deals, deals, deals for the American traveler,” says Gabe Saglie, senior editor for Travelzoo.
From Asia’s tantalizing cities to the vibrant colors of Rio de Janeiro, here is where Travelzoo says Americans can score a terrific deal in the coming year:
May 23rd, 2014
(StatePoint) In summer, outdoor dining is the name of the game — whether you’re hosting friends or just feeding the family on your patio. Unfortunately, many traditional grilling options can be time-consuming to prepare and high in calories, fat and sodium. So how can you make your next barbecue healthy and easy? Easy Sides A […]