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     Welcome to Bonner County, Idaho.

We are located in the northern panhandle of Idaho in a land of magnificent lakes, mountains, forests and vibrant communities. The seat of county government is Sandpoint, but we serve residents from Clark Fork near our eastern border,  to Priest River and Oldtown to our western border.  Our unique location, beautiful landscape, diversified economy, and exceptional human resources make Bonner County a wonderful place to live, work, do business and visit.

Fire Advisory:  View active fire perimeters in and adjacent to Bonner County in a mobile mapping application at:

Idaho Panhandle Misc. Fires update link:

Clark Fork Complex Fire update link:

Tower Fire (Kaniksu Complex) update link:

Wildfire insurance claims information from the Department of Insurance, State of Idaho:

Local government working for the citizens in the panhandle of northern Idaho …