Sunday, October 17, 2021


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Updated 10 hours, 18 minutes ago

The war on drugs in Idaho

Governor identifies 10-point plan to address U.S.-Mexico border

Updated 2 days, 5 hours ago
ITD takes title at national Snow & Ice Conference

The Idaho Transportation Department team finished on top at the The 2021 Western Snow & Ice Conference last month in Colorado.

Updated 2 days, 10 hours ago
Murder suspected arrested in Washington

Eric Loren Benzo, 46, was detained in Washington by authorities Thursday morning.

Updated 2 days, 10 hours ago
Housing task force seeks solutions

Members of the Sandpoint Workforce Housing Task Force were introduced at the Oct. 6 council meeting.

Updated 2 days, 10 hours ago
At last, Idaho earns COVID distinction

Coronavirus isn't safe

Updated 2 days, 10 hours ago
COVID-19 Information - Oct. 15, 2021

The latest novel coronavirus numbers from the region, state and country.

Updated 2 days, 13 hours ago
Long Bridge paving = more delays

Be prepared for delays when driving over Long bridge this weekend.

Updated 3 days, 10 hours ago
County educators aim to snuff out vapes

At Sandpoint High School, staff now have extra duties they didn’t before vape use gained popularity among students: Checking the bathroom stalls and patrolli...

Updated 3 days, 10 hours ago
Oldtown shooting deemed homicide

A Tuesday morning shooting in Oldtown killed Donald Bush, 48. Law enforcement are still looking for the suspect, Eric Loren Benzo.

Updated 3 days, 10 hours ago
Missing man's remains found

The remains of Tito Lopez-Burbano were found in the Pend Oreille River on Tuesday, Oct. 12. Law enforcement do not suspect foul play.

Updated 3 days, 10 hours ago
LPOSD raises pay for subs

Lake Pend Oreille School District trustees approved a memorandum of understanding to raise the pay for substitute teachers.

Updated 3 days, 10 hours ago
Veterans' stories, photos sought

The deadline to submit items is Oct. 22.

Updated 3 days, 10 hours ago
COVID-19 Information - Oct. 14, 2021

The latest novel coronavirus numbers from the region, state and country.

Updated 3 days, 23 hours ago
Benzo sought on first-degree murder charge

Eric Benzo is sought for first-degree murder.

Updated 4 days, 10 hours ago
Leaders intent on building workforce muscle

Local programs promote career-ready youth

Updated 4 days, 10 hours ago
Over $168,170 delegated at weekly commissioners meeting

County commissioners delegated $168,170 at Tuesday's weekly business meeting for a variety of routine expenses and projects.