Saturday, October 01, 2022

Local News

Need more information regarding today's local news? Here, we'll keep you up to date on everything happening in North Idaho today.

Updated 3 hours, 33 minutes ago

Warrants led to arrests, discovery of drugs

Two people were arrested and an unspecified amount of various drugs and drug paraphernalia were seized after a s...

Updated 3 hours, 33 minutes ago
Crews making progress on fires

Completion of efforts aimed at bringing the Kootenai River Complex fires under containment have reached 85 percent. Fire management responsibilities for t...

Updated 12 hours, 13 minutes ago
Sandpoint Police execute drug search warrants

Sandpoint Police executed three search warrants this week at residences of suspected drug dealers.

Updated 13 hours, 14 minutes ago
North Idaho Now Podcast Episode 170: Local headlines from 9/28-/9/30

Chanse Watson takes you through the latest news coming out of the Coeur d'Alene/Post Falls Press, the Bonner County Daily Bee, the Shoshone News-Press, and t...

Updated 1 day, 3 hours ago
Youth orchestra classes teach sweet music

While The Festival at Sandpoint Youth Orchestra Classes started Monday, there’s always room for more. So, if you know of a student who is looking to broaden ...

Updated 1 day, 3 hours ago
Sebaaly resigns from North Idaho College

North Idaho College wrestling coach and former interim president Mike Sebaaly has resigned.

Updated 1 day, 3 hours ago
SHS teen named National Merit semi-finalist

Computers open up a world of possibilities, Sandpoint High School junior Kynan Murphy said. “You can do anything with them [computers]. You can create any...

Updated 1 day, 3 hours ago
Sandpoint launches snow survey

With winter just around the corner, the city has launched an online survey to collect feedback on its current snow removal policy. The policy was last upd...

Updated 1 day, 3 hours ago
NISA hosting fishing programs

While they may not share their secret fishing spots, North Idaho Sportfishing Association anglers are giving a pair of fishing programs next week that offer ...

Updated 1 day, 3 hours ago
Oldtown man arrested on drug charges

Erik D. Lara, 34, was arrested on charges of possession of fentanyl with intent to deliver, possession of methamphetamine, marijuana, & drug paraphernalia. I...

Updated 1 day, 3 hours ago
Come throw down with the Wampus Cats

The Clark Fork High School Cornhole Tournament and fundraiser, that is, an event being organized by the junior class. On Saturday, Oct. 8, challengers in ...

Updated 2 days, 3 hours ago
Northwood Performing Arts announces fall play

Northwood Performing Arts have announced a production of “Barbecuing Hamlet” as the theater group’s fall play. Performances will hit the stage of the Circle ...

Updated 2 days, 3 hours ago
Drag performer sues Bushnell for defamation

A drag performer has sued a blogger who falsely accused him of indecent exposure and posted doctored footage of him online. Eric Posey, a Kootenai County ...

Updated 2 days, 3 hours ago
USFS announces summer 2023 hiring

The Idaho Panhandle National Forests will begin hiring for the 2023 season. Applications are being accepted starting today, Sept. 29, for a range of posit...

Updated 2 days, 3 hours ago
New VA center opening in area

STGi International and Veterans Affairs will dedicate the new rural health center, 130 McGhee Road, Suite 101, in Kootenai. The open house is taking place We...