In an effort to keep the Salmon River and local family fishing waters tangle free, the Salmon Region of Idaho Fish and Game and Salmon Valley Stewardship have launched the Reel In & Recycle program to promote the proper disposal of monofilament fishing line. Fishing line recycling bins are now stationed at 20 popular boat access and family fishing sites from North Fork to Jimmy Smith Lake.
Mother Nature was on the ball this past weekend with perfect weather all day long for the Lemhi County Farmers' Market. Sunshine and new vendors just made the day pass so quickly. As 2014 is the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act, Wilderness Ranger Rachel Kaufman was on hand to remind our community of the importance of the Wilderness Act.
Bill and Gail Baer added solar panels to their Salmon home last week. Lemhi County resident Matt Spencer of Solartek Solutions said he installed two residential solar systems in Salmon last week, and he hopes that more people choose solar in the future.