Local

Page updated Aug 15, 2019

Click here for current Road Reports

Roads Open:
Johnson Creek
South Fork Closed 7am-4pm M-F
East Fork of the South Fork
Lick Creek
Stibnite Road – Open with cautions – expect delays in the work area.
Monumental Summit
Profile Road
Elk Summit – Big Creek to Warrens Road – watch for fire traffic
McCall to Secesh
Deadwood Summit

Roads Closed to wheeled vehicles:
Burgdorf/French Creek Road – closed due to fire
Quartz Creek Road
Golden Gate Road
Sugar Creek Road


Community Calendar:

Every Sunday – 11am Fire Training
April 2 – Boil water order issued – still in effect
May 10 – Burn “permits” required
May 15 – Firewood Season opens
July 22 – South Fork road closed 7am-4pm M-F
Aug 26 – 9am Village Water Shut Down
Sept 14 – 10am YPFD meeting at the Fire Hall budget meeting
Sep 14 – Ride to Cinnabar
Sept 21 – VYPA meeting 2pm Community Hall

Events

Sep 14 – Ride to Cinnabar

Announcements:

Yellow Pine Fire Protection District Community Service Notice
The purpose of this letter is to show how you as a Yellow Pine Resident can help protect your structure against a wildland fire by being “Fire Wise.”
Link to: 20190724 Yellow Pine Fire Protection mitigation.doc

South Fork Road Work
Starting July 22 the South Fork road will be closed Monday through Friday from 7am to 4pm on weekdays, with no closures over the weekends.
More info:
Map w/info for 8/5 – 8/9:

2019 Yellow Pine Escapades
The 2019 schedule for the Yellow Pine Escapades has been updated on the website!
Expect new escapades this coming year, including an ATV-UTV Photo Scavenger Hunt; two (yes, two) ATV-UTV rides, a golf tournament, and even a community yard sale. Other events will be added to the calendar as plans are finalized.
Join us for a great season of fun! The starting point for fun in Yellow Pine! The website includes information on the events hosted by the Yellow Pine Community Hall as well as the other “goings-on” in the village. Food, lodging and fuel are available in Yellow Pine. Link to webpage:

Biz Directory:

Alpine Village (208) 633-6208 Facebook page

Murph’s RV Park & Mary’s Cabins (208) 633-6677 Facebook page

The Corner (208) 633-3325 Website link Facebook page
Our hours will be 11-8 every day, except closed on Tuesdays. We are open for breakfast by request and always have good coffee starting at 6am.
Burgers and wings will be on the grill for the rest of the summer.
The Corner has firewood permits in stock now. 4 cord minimum at $6.25 per cord. Please bring drivers license and cash is preferred, no CC.
The Corner Store is open with snacks, groceries, fresh produce, soda, ice and packaged beer. If you know you will be coming in over the summer and need special grocery orders, let me know and I will order it in for you while you are here, 2 deliveries a week. The best way to get a hold of me is to call or stop by and say hello.
Karaoke is back at The Corner! Choose your favorite songs from our online music library and entertain your friends up on stage through our professional sound system.

Yellow Pine Lodge (208) 633-3377
Open – call for reservations

Yellow Pine Tavern (208) 633-2233 Facebook page
Summer Hours: Daily 8am to Close

Buck Horn Outfitters LLC 208-633-3614
Tom & Sarah Lanham
156 Yellow Pine Ave, Yellow Pine Id 83677
Website:
Link to FB page:
Starting June 2020 We will be doing trail rides out of Yellow Pine along with summer pack / camping trips to high mountain lakes in the area.

Wapiti Meadow Ranch – Johnson Creek (208) 633-3217
or 208-315-3554 – cabin rentals
website:

Local Color Photography Website Facebook page

Midas Gold website
Link to: 2018 Community Partnership Agreement with the Village of Yellow Pine

The Star-News
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A reminder that those who live in other states can subscribe to the online edition only since the mail can take days for hard copy to reach them.


Yellow Pine Museum Website Facebook page

Village of Yellow Pine Association

Village Meeting Schedule 2019: June 8th; July 20th; August 10th; September 14th.
VYPA Officers:
Deb Filler – Chairperson
Rhonda Rogers – Vice Chair
Lynn Imel – Secretary
Lorraine McIntosh – Treasurer
Ron Noel – Member at Large
Village of Yellow Pine Association Bylaws
VYPA Bylaws Adopted 9-12-2015
If you have questions, ideas to share, or want to use the Community Hall please contact the VYPA officers. Community Hall Facebook page
Cemetery Committee:
Tim Rogers
Marj Fields
Ron Earl


Yellow Pine Fire District

Meetings will be held at the fire station at 10am and everyone is welcome to attend. June 15th; July 13th; and Sept 14th (which will also be the budget meeting as well).
Fire Department Training on Sunday’s at 11:00 all are welcome
There are YPFD T-shirts, as well as YPFD patches and stickers for sale at the Tavern now.
Fire Chief:
Jeff Forster
Commissioners:
District 1 Cecil Dahlman
District 2 Dan Stiff
District 3 Merrill Saleen
Secretary/Treasurer Nikki Saleen
Yellow Pine Fire Protection Mitigation
Valley County Firewise Brochure
Valley County, Idaho Wildland-Urban Interface Wildfire Mitigation Plan


Yellow Pine Water Users Association

link to: #4430059 Yellow Pine Water Users Boil Water Notification 4-2-19
YPWUA Bylaws September 1976
YPWUA Articles of Incorporation April 1976
YPWUA Articles Inc 1st Amendment September 1976
YPWUA Articles Inc 2nd Amendment February 1984
YPWUA Articles Inc 3rd Amendment June 1984
YPWUA Board:
Dawn Brown
Stu Edwards
Willie Sullivan
Steve Holloway
Dave Prouty
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