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Brad Smith urges all officials to take Risch’s lead

Photo Credit: 2016 Scotchman Peaks Photo Contest winner Leslie Keibert
Posted on Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 by »

Brad Smith writes about the compromise and collaboration involved in crafting the Scotchman Peaks Wilderness Act in his recent letter to the Bonner County Daily Bee.  He also encourages other officials to follow Senator Risch’s lead.



Celeste Grace praises cooperation in Wilderness Act

Photo Credit: 2016 Scotchman Peaks Photo Contest winner Leslie Keibert
Posted on Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 by »

Friend and volunteer Celeste Grace praises the collaboration that resulted in the introduction of the Scotchman Peaks Wilderness Act.  She urges for a “compromise that allows our public lands to be shared by all interests.”


FSPW Photo Contest Winners in the Daily Bee

2016 Scotchman Peaks Photo Contest winner Leslie Keibert kept her proper distance when caught these two with her telephoto lens.
Posted on Wednesday, December 28th, 2016 by »

Leslie Kiebert’s winning photo of a mountain goat nanny and kid was featured in the Bonner County Daily Bee along with the photos of runners up Jeff Meeker and Ken VandenHeuvel.



The Lewiston Tribune says “cheers” to Senator Risch

Posted on Monday, December 19th, 2016 by »

In Marty Trillhaase’s weekly “Cheers and Jeers” section of the Lewiston Tribune, Senator Risch receives a “cheers” for his introduction of the Scotchman Peaks Wilderness Act. ________________________________________________________________________________ CHEERS … to U.S. Sen. Jim Risch, R-Idaho. [» Read More...]