Tuesday, February 27, 2024


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Updated 14 hours, 17 minutes ago

MARCH NIBJ: Economic development taking a community-centered approach

Economic development groups aren't what they used to be. And that, Pend Oreille Economic Partnership's Brent Ba…

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Parade shines as Winter Carnival fun kicks off

Short, sweet, and a whole lot of fun. That sums up Friday's annual Winter Carnival parade. The fan-favorite event attracted hundreds of residents who lined the…

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Local presidential caucus set for March 2

Idaho Republicans will hold a presidential caucus on March 2, rather than a regular presidential primary due to a faux pas during the 2023 legislative session.…

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Asbestos test results expected Monday

Results of asbestos tests of insulation at Sandpoint Middle School are expected to be completed Monday, Lake Pend Oreille School District officials said Friday.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Hope students share hearts, help food bank

Over 609 pounds of food were donated to the Clark Fork/Hope Food Bank last week thanks to Hope Elementary’s "Share Your Heart and Restock the Shelves" food dr…

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Legislature sends HB 406 to governor

The Legislature experienced no shortage of activity this week, with debates on House Bill 399 kicking off the week in the House chambers on Monday morning.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
PHD: N. Idaho family exposed to rabid bat

A family and a dog were recently exposed to a rabid bat in Kootenai County, according to Panhandle Health District.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
'People are still healing'

Although the four students who were killed at the King Road house in Moscow in November 2022 may be the most recognized members of this group, the memorial wil…

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Community rallies to help injured youths

The community is rallying to help after a two-vehicle crash earlier this week left multiple people hospitalized with a GoFundMe page created for two young girl…

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
The truth that matters most

Bonner County pastors share messages of faith and hope.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Committee considers curriculum

A new social studies curriculum is in the works, according to a curriculum update given at the Lake Pend Oreille School District’s board meeting Tuesday.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
BTAA seeks help as dog area nears capacity

Space is getting tight for Better Together Animal Alliance's canine friends. As a result, BTAA officials say they need the community's help.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Be a part of ski hat history

There is always room for a few more hands to carry the world’s longest ski hat in Friday's 51st annual Sandpoint Winter Carnival. The hat will be the Bonner County Historical Society and Museum's entry in the ev…

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Idaho Fish and Game talk set for Thursday in Priest River

Talk Shop gatherings are quite different from and more conversational than many other Fish and Game meetings folks may be used to.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Free writing workshop for youth set

Have a teenager who wants to be the next Jane Austen or Nathaniel Hawthorne? Sandpoint Writers on the Lake is putting on a free creative writing workshop for tweens and teens to learn new skills that will enhance t…

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Nominations sought for 'Women of Wisdom'

Women Honoring Women has been recognizing individuals in Bonner County for 25 years.