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Updated 3 days, 1 hour ago

Three students charged, one summoned, following bus incident

A municipal court judge found probable cause for the arrests and court order Tuesday.

Updated 4 months, 1 week ago
New COVID-19 cases reported in Kootenai County

SANDPOINT — For the second day in a row, the Panhandle Health District reported a new COVID-19 cases in Kootenai County on Sunday, bringing the total number ...

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Lions cancel July Fourth celebration

SANDPOINT — There won’t been any crowds lining the streets and cars festively decorated with the American flag this year as the Sandpoint Lions Club announce...

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Conditional use permit appeal nixed

SANDPOINT — The Sandpoint Planning and Zoning Commission’s decision to approve The Ridge multi-family conditional use permit was affirmed at last week’s May ...

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Kootenai County adds COVID-19 case

SANDPOINT — Panhandle Health District reported a new COVID-19 case Saturday in Kootenai County, bringing the total up to 68. Of those cases, 64 were no longe...

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
BGH announces elimination of some service departments

SANDPOINT — Due to the unprecedented negative impact due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Bonner General Health officials announced in a Friday afternoon press rele...

Updated 4 months, 3 weeks ago
BGH offering serology testing for COVID-19 antibodies

SANDPOINT — The Bonner General Health Laboratory Services department is now cleared to provide serology testing for SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) antibodies.

Updated 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Festival at Sandpoint cancels 2020 season

SANDPOINT — The Festival at Sandpoint, in consultation with local health officials, music industry experts, and the Festival at Sandpoint’s Board of Director...

Updated 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Sandpoint reopening city facilities

Sandpoint City Hall will re-open to the public at 8 a.m. on Friday. All public services will be provided from the front desk on the first floor and the publi...

Updated 4 months, 4 weeks ago
New COVID-19 case confirmed in Kootenai County

SANDPOINT — Panhandle Health District reported a confirmed COVID-19 cases Kootenai County on Thursday, bringing that county’s total to 62. There are also hav...

Updated 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Idaho Rebound offering $300M in small business grants

BOISE — Governor Brad Little announced plans Thursday for more than 30,000 Idaho small businesses to receive Idaho Rebound cash grants, a $300 million invest...

Updated 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Grad Night celebration canceled

SANDPOINT — The 2020 Grad Night celebration has been canceled, according to an email sent to parents Wednesday afternoon.

Updated 5 months ago
More than 3M COVID-19 cases reported worldwide

The total number of COVID-19 cases surpassed three million worldwide on Monday, according to Johns Hopkins University.

Updated 5 months ago
PHD announces 2 COVID-19 cases in Kootenai County

SANDPOINT — After three days with no new novel coronavirus cases in the region, two confirmed COVID-19 cases were reported by the Panhandle Health District i...

Updated 5 months ago
PHD announces three COVID-19 cases

SANDPOINT — Novel coronavirus cases in the region continue to increase with three new cases reported in Kootenai County by Panhandle Health District.

Updated 5 months ago
New COVID-19 cases reported in Kootenai County

SANDPOINT — For the third straight day, Panhandle Health District announced two confirmed novel coronavirus cases in Kootenai County.