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Updated 17 hours, 29 minutes ago

Community chats being put on hold

Bonner County Commissioner Asia Williams’s community chats are being put on hold for a few months while peak vacat…

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MGs offer drop-in garden clinic, tour

The public is invited to attend a drop-in garden clinic and tour at the Washington State University Master Gardeners' demonstration garden and greenhouse on Friday.

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Help pets find a fur-ever home at BTAA's adoptions events

Come for the raffle prizes, leave with a fur-ever friend at Better Together Animal Alliance’s adoption events in Ponderay and Sandpoint the next two weeks.

Updated 17 hours, 29 minutes ago
Local man arrested on battery, arson charges

A Bonner County man has been arrested on counts of first-degree arson, attempted strangulation, and domestic battery after deputies allege he hit his girlfrien…

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Area cities taking part in academy

A trio of Bonner County cities are taking part in the Community Health Academy, a Blue Cross of Idaho Foundation for Health program for mayors and city officials that helps them learn and understand the city’s impo…

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PAFE received Idaho Future Fund grant

A Bonner County nonprofit has received a $3,000 grant in support of a Lake Pend Oreille School District reading program. The Idaho Community Foundation announced Tuesday that the Panhandle Alliance for Education…

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Durst sues West Bonner over termination

Branden Durst has officially filed a lawsuit against the West Bonner County School District, alleging he was fired without cause The lawsuit alleges both br…

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
Hunter mistakenly shoots, kills grizzly

After identifying the bear at the scene as a grizzly, the hunter contacted Idaho Fish and Game and has cooperated with the investigation.

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
Idahope Families celebrates local resources

Keeping children safe and families together — that’s the mission of local organization Idahope Families.

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LPO expected to reach summer pool today

Lake Pend Oreille is expected to reach normal summer pool levels today, according to an update from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Tuesday.

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Williams taking deeper look at trail documents

Commissioner Asia Williams announced that she would be taking a deeper look into the Camp Bay legal documents following her discussion of them at last week’s c…

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City to consider Blackrock presentation, change orders

A presentation on a cleanup plan for the Panhandle Smelting and Refining Company Site will be given at Thursday’s Sandpoint City Council meeting.

Updated 2 days, 17 hours ago
BCSO: Children found living in filth

A couple was arrested in April on two counts each of injury to a child after Bonner County Sheriff’s deputies discovered that their children were allegedly liv…

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Library offering summer nature, reading programs for kids

The Sandpoint Library is encouraging kids to both get out in nature as well as get their reading in with multiple kids’ programs being offered this summer.

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Sandpoint mayor cancels remote comments

Commenting on the city's public meetings remotely will no longer be permitted as of the June 5 council meeting. This decision was made by Sandpoint Mayor J…