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Fans of mountain biking and north Idaho's Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness area in north Idaho are going to have to wait a few more months for license plates celebrating those two things.  One official with the Idaho Transportation Department confirmed this week that the plates will be available at the turn of the new calendar year, not the beginning of the new…

Specialty license plates for mountain biking and the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness were approved by the Idaho Senate Thursday. The extra fees for the mountain biking plate would go to the Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation for trail maintenance. For the wilderness plate, they would go to the Selway-Bitterroot Foundation, a conservation organization. “Whether you live in Driggs, Twin Falls, Boise,…

Idaho car owners could soon have the opportunity to pay for the privilege of showing their support for mountain biking or the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness in north central Idaho. The Senate Transportation Committee Thursday approved new specialty license plates for biking and the wilderness. The new plates would cost an additional $35 above vehicle registration fees, and include a $25 annual…