It is spring and smoke is in the air, no not from wildfires, but from seasonal burning. The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality has sent out a reminder and tips on burning things such as yard waste and fields.
The board of commissioners plans on signing a letter on Monday that would ask the Idaho Department of Lands to put a restriction on shooting in that area. “It has become more of shooting unwanted household material with unsafe bullet travel all over the canyon rim,” the letter states. Commissioner Cathy Roemer said it’s not just the danger. She said the land there is a mess.