Tuesday, October 19, 2021

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 36 minutes ago

Not on the menu: Enough employees

Restaurant owners talk about staffing struggles

Updated 3 days ago
Idaho Lt. Gov. blames public records mess on press, lawyers

Idaho Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin held a news conference Thursday to defend her decision to refuse to release public records until she lost a lawsuit over the ...

Updated 3 days ago
Sand Creek exit closed Sunday

Southbound drivers needing to stop in Sandpoint on Sunday should take the U.S. 2/ID-200 exit.

Updated 3 days, 5 hours ago
Apple Fest returns to downtown Sandpoint

Activities are planned from 12-4 p.m.

Updated 3 days, 8 hours ago
North Idaho Now Episode 74: Headlines from 10/13 thru 10/15

In this episode of the North Idaho Now Podcast, Chanse Watson and Madison Hardy go over the latest news coming out of the Coeur'd Alene/Post Falls Press, the...

Updated 3 days, 19 hours ago
ITD takes title at national Snow & Ice Conference

The Idaho Transportation Department team finished on top at the The 2021 Western Snow & Ice Conference last month in Colorado.

Updated 4 days ago
Murder suspected arrested in Washington

Eric Loren Benzo, 46, was detained in Washington by authorities Thursday morning.

Updated 4 days ago
Housing task force seeks solutions

Members of the Sandpoint Workforce Housing Task Force were introduced at the Oct. 6 council meeting.

Updated 4 days ago
At last, Idaho earns COVID distinction

Coronavirus isn't safe

Updated 4 days ago
COVID-19 Information - Oct. 15, 2021

The latest novel coronavirus numbers from the region, state and country.

Updated 4 days, 3 hours ago
Long Bridge paving = more delays

Be prepared for delays when driving over Long bridge this weekend.

Updated 5 days ago
County educators aim to snuff out vapes

At Sandpoint High School, staff now have extra duties they didn’t before vape use gained popularity among students: Checking the bathroom stalls and patrolli...

Updated 5 days ago
Oldtown shooting deemed homicide

A Tuesday morning shooting in Oldtown killed Donald Bush, 48. Law enforcement are still looking for the suspect, Eric Loren Benzo.

Updated 5 days ago
Missing man's remains found

The remains of Tito Lopez-Burbano were found in the Pend Oreille River on Tuesday, Oct. 12. Law enforcement do not suspect foul play.

Updated 5 days ago
LPOSD raises pay for subs

Lake Pend Oreille School District trustees approved a memorandum of understanding to raise the pay for substitute teachers.