Boundary County IdGenWeb 2017 March News Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:34:00 -0600 New this month:



We found some more old obituaries from the now defunt news website "" and published them here:

8 more obituaries this month:

We all so responded to a couple requests from family history researchers for some obituaries, so they have been added to the website.





2017 February News Tue, 28 Feb 2017 17:23:00 -0700  


We had bad obituary links on our cemetery pages that pointed to the now defunt news website ""

Back in June 2016 we started adding some new obituaries to fix those links, we completed the project this month:

20 more this month:

This month we repaired the cemetery page links for Grandview Cemetery - Sa Surnames to Z and the "Unknown Grave Locations page".

While we were finding those old obituaries we found and added color pictures to obituaries that we already had on the site:


Photo Page:

We added a couple of photos too.


2016 September News Thu, 29 Sep 2016 01:00:00 -0600 History Article

We added an article to the community histories section about Eastport. LINK




Added a couple photos of Eastport with the new history article LINK

2016 August News Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:16:00 -0600 What's New

We have added the "what's new" page so that visitors can find the newest additions to the site.

This new page includes a list of all the page updates since the major revision in May. We will add postings of future page additions or updates here. LINK


RSS Feed

When ever we add a post to the "What's New" page, our Rss Feed will send out a notification of a new post, so people that use RSS feed readers can stay up to date. Click the link to add our feed to your reader:  LINK


We are looking for pictures to spice up the old stories on the site, when we find something that seems to fit, we also add those pictures to the photo section with a link to the story

Added a photo of an old mill at Mission Creek LINK

Added a photo of the Bonners Ferry Train Station LINK

History Article

Some Great Northern And Kootenai Valley Railroad Stations LINK


Added page of offsite links for Bonners Ferry Herald obituaries for 2009 LINK

Added page of offsite links for Bonners Ferry Herald obituaries for 2010 LINK

Resources Section:

Added a new page - Kootenai Tribal Records Available LINK

Added a few items and all the links on the LDS films page LINK

Added a few links to the Genealogy Links page:






2016 July News Sun, 31 Jul 2016 01:00:00 -0600 History Section

Boundary County history has been affected heavily by the railroad industry, once the gold fever died down and almost before the lumber boom got started, the railroads brought many of the early pioneers. This month we have added a railroad history heading to the history articles index - LINK

First railroad history article

1905 Train Wreck - Boy Tramp Saves Life LINK


Obituary Section


Added a page of offsite links for Bonners Ferry Herald obituaries for 2011 LINK