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Sandpoint fights back, escapes Priest River with victory
January 19, 2021 11:17 p.m.

Sandpoint fights back, escapes Priest River with victory

The Spartans held the lead for three quarters, but Sandpoint battled back in the final eight minutes to escape Priest River with a 52-50 victory on Tuesday night.

Government transparency gets screen time
January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Government transparency gets screen time

Experts explain open meeting laws during a pandemic

How public officials can comply with Idaho’s Open Meeting Law - even in a pandemic

January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Wildlife captures for multi-year research project set

Idaho Fish and Game is continuing to monitor and capture animals as part of a large multi-year research project.

January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Bonner County Calendar - Jan. 19, 2021

A look at the events, activities and meetings taking place around Bonner County.

January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

What would Martin Luther King Jr. say?

What if Martin Luther King Jr. was here today — and asked to appear on one of the day-long news channels to comment on the events of January 6? What would he say?

January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Panida offering sweet valentines

If you're looking to do something special for your valentine, the Panida Theater has an idea.

Pair honored for academic achievements
January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Pair honored for academic achievements

A pair of Sandpoint High School students have been honored by the Sandpoint Elks Lodge No. 1376 as students of the month for December.

Bonner County History -  Jan. 19, 2021
January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Bonner County History - Jan. 19, 2021

Bonner County Historical Society and Museum shares interesting stories of the community's people, places and events.

Columbia Bank donates school supplies
January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Columbia Bank donates school supplies

The Ponderay branch of Columbia Bank recently held a school supply drive, presenting the supplies to Forrest M. Bird Charter School and Kootenai Elementary.

Education News - Jan. 19, 2021
January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Education News - Jan. 19, 2021

Stories and news celebrating local students' achievements and honors.

January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Fair folks, commissioners only care about themselves

The recent letter from Heather Thomas concerning the Christmas Fair is another example of something I experienced a number of years ago.

January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Nashville bombing has many unanswered questions

I can't find any information on the type of explosive, detonation device, catalyst, etc., used in the Nashville blast.

SHS wrestling places third in silver bracket, seventh overall at River City Duals
January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

SHS wrestling places third in silver bracket, seventh overall at River City Duals

Sandpoint wrestling saw a jam-packed week of action come to a close on Saturday.

January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Would you take an at-home COVID-19 test?

Do you want access to a hopefully inexpensive test similar to a pregnancy test that could tell you quickly whether you or someone you want to see is infectious for COVID?

January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Masks help with winter snow shoveling chores

Wearing a mask allows you to breathe heated, moist air and helps protect your throat from drying out.

January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Mask non-compliance, police defunding equal a bad day

Had a bad day.

Sandpoint Future 6th graders go undefeated at jamboree
January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Sandpoint Future 6th graders go undefeated at jamboree

The Sandpoint Future sixth grade boys basketball team went undefeated at the Christmas Jamboree on Dec. 23 in Troy, Idaho.

January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

We could use some adult leadership right now

We could all use some adult leadership. No joke.

January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Willful ignorance is an easy trap to fall into

The failure to seek out the truth and to demand it from others has only two possible outcomes. You either become an irrelevance or find yourself being led by the nose to attack the Capitol.

January 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Russ Fulcher dishonored his oath of office

If Russ Fulcher was an honorable man, he would have not accepted his primary election victory because it was illegitimate, and would not have participated in the general election.

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