Owyhee River Journals author presents program, video

RIVERS -- Bonnie Olin, author of Owyhee River Journals, will present a program and video about her experiences on Thursday (March 7), at 7 p.m. at Jack and Dan's Bar and Grill, corner of Hamilton Stree and Sharp Avenue. The program is free, but reservations...

MONDAY, FEB. 25, 2013

Weighted lottery could help luckless river permit applicants

RUNNING RIVERS -- My wife and I and a dozen friends in our would-be rafting group feel your pain if you didn't draw a coveted permit to reserve a launch date for one of Idaho's four famous wilderness whitewater rivers. We bombed, too. The competition...

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 13, 2013

River rafters have to be cool with rejection

RIVERS -- My group of river-running hopefuls are feeling left out after all of us received "unsuccessful" notices from the annual lottery for summer floating permits on Salmon River through Idaho's River of No Return Wilderness. The Forest Service permits for the Salmon, Middle Fork,...

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