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Fremont County, Idaho

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Fremont County

Fremont County was the first county created after Idaho was admitted to the Union. It was organized by the Legislature in 1893 from the northern part of Bingham County. It was named for John C. Fremont, the pathfinder who surveyed the West for the Government.
Read more Fremont County history here»

Budget Hearings

Many taxing districts in Fremont County are holding budget hearings this month.

For a list of hearing dates, see our calendar page, or download a list here.

Wilderness First Responder

Emergency Medical Responder 2011/Wilderness First Responder class is Aug. 5 through Sept. 30. First priority is given to EMTs and residents, but this is an open class. Successful completion will enable student to be licensed as Idaho EMR 2011 and certified as American Safety and Health Institute Wilderness First Responder. Contact Fremont County EMS for more information,

Burn Restrictions


Burn permits are required for any type of burning except campfires outside of city limits during closed fire season,
May 10-Oct. 20.
Permits are free and require permission from the local fire chief. The Sheriff's Office also must be notified
prior to the burn.


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