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Updated 17 hours, 56 minutes ago

Deputy joins in honoring LPO rescuers

SANDPOINT — A Bonner County Sheriff’s Marine Patrol deputy was on hand in California to honor a family who coura...

Updated 4 days, 17 hours ago
Child care industry is on the brink of collapse

Enrollment is down, costs are up; families, businesses jeopardized

Updated 4 days, 17 hours ago
NHHS updates COVID-19 test collection instructions

NEWPORT — In an effort to minimize confusion for patients, Newport Hospital and Health Services has created a more streamlined process for COVID-19 test collections at Newport Community Hospital.

Updated 5 days, 1 hour ago
Child dies in drowning accident

At approximately 2 p.m. today, a Sandpoint Police officer was notified of a missing 7-year old boy at 400 East Mountain View Drive near the Popsicle Bridge in Sandpoint.

Updated 5 days, 3 hours ago
COVID-19: Idaho postive test rate among highest in nation

Idaho nursing homes lack adequate PPE supplies

Updated 5 days, 17 hours ago
IBE seeks to #CloseTheDivide in Idaho

Over half of idaho students without computers heading into the school year

Updated 5 days, 17 hours ago
Arts commission talks priorities for master plan

SANDPOINT — Two weeks ago, Decision Support Partners, Inc. President Surale Phillips asked members of the Arts Commission to identify the community’s top fiv...

Updated 5 days, 17 hours ago
NIC to students: Masks required on campus

No gray area or flexibility, says President Rick MacLennan; multiple off-campus instruction options available

Updated 5 days, 17 hours ago
POAC plans fun, safe Arts & Crafts Fair

Some things will change, and some things will stay the same as Pend Oreille Arts Council’s 48th annual Arts and Crafts Fair fills the streets of downtown San...

Updated 5 days, 17 hours ago
Swan tags are available for first time in Idaho

Idaho hunters are now able to purchase swan tags. The tags went on sale last week.

Updated 5 days, 17 hours ago
Emerald Creek Garnet Area to remain closed for all of 2020

The Emerald Creek Garnet Area, administered by the St. Joe Ranger District of the Idaho Panhandle National Forests, will remain closed for the remainder of the 2020 season.

Updated 5 days, 17 hours ago
Fair return of adult Chinook salmon to Idaho expected

The Snake, Clearwater and Salmon rivers will have a fall chinook season after all.

Updated 5 days, 17 hours ago
UI expands outdoor career options

Students who want to learn in Idaho’s beautiful outdoors will have the chance this fall to enroll in online or in-person classes.

Updated 5 days, 17 hours ago
No over-the-counter nonresident deer, elk tags available this year

Idaho hunters who planned to buy a second elk or deer tag when non-resident tags go on sale this week to the general public, won’t have the opportunity this year.

Updated 5 days, 17 hours ago
Avista seeks to increase electric rates in Idaho

Avista has made its annual Power Cost Adjustment and Residential Exchange rate adjustment filings with the Idaho Public Utilities Commission that if approved, are designed to increase overall electric revenues by...

Updated 1 week ago
Internet in Idaho? Still loading

A study from the consumer ratings website Highspeedinternet.com reports that Idaho has some of the slowest internet connectivity in the country.