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.

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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that certain property has been deeded to Fremont County for delinquent taxes.  The Board of County Commissioners has determined that the property should be sold to the highest and best bidder for cash, each parcel having a minimum bid.

The county clerk will sell the property at a public auction at the County Courthouse in St. Anthony at 9 a.m. on Aug. 28, 2017.

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Open Burn Ban

Due to high temperatures and dry conditions, Fremont County has issued an Open Burn Ban. Unless significant precipitation is received it is expected that the restriction will be in effect until September/October.

Campfires are allowed if they are in a pit or ring 18” deep, the fire ring protrudes at least 6” above the level ground and has a 10' diameter of cleared soil around the pit. Propane and charcoal grills are allowed. Controlled burns and bonfires are prohibited even if a burn permit has been issued.

This ban does not apply to federally-owned grounds.

County Ordinance 2017-02 - Open Burning

Prohibition of Fireworks and Ban On Open Fires