Friday, December 09, 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 23 hours, 56 minutes ago

Has Kootenai Health outgrown the hospital district model?

Kootenai Health’s leadership is poised to decide whether the hospital district should transition from being gove...

Updated 2 days, 23 hours ago
Uniform exhibit highlights Farragut's history

U of I Sandpoint military uniform display highlights history of World War II-era Farragut Naval Training Station

Updated 2 days, 23 hours ago
Audit gives county perfect marks

A state audit of the 2022 general election is complete with no errors found other than a few spoiled ballots in several counties selected for audit, accordin...

Updated 2 days, 23 hours ago
Help make Christmas merry for all

The Toys for Tots program provides free new toys for children living in the Lake Pend Oreille School District, from Sandpoint to Clark Fork and all points in...

Updated 4 days, 23 hours ago
New Idaho House representatives fill committee rosters leading up to session

The Idaho House of Representatives announced its full slate of committee assignments Friday morning, with many changes to committee chairmen and membership. ...

Updated 4 days, 23 hours ago
UI students' deaths fuel online sleuths

It's been nearly three weeks since four University of Idaho students were found stabbed to death in a home near campus, but there are still many questions su...

Updated 4 days, 23 hours ago
Pair claim fall derby honors

Dan Spinosa finishes the derby as the official winner of the adult rainbow division with a 27.80-pound, 36 3/4 fish. In the adult mackinaw division, Shane O'...

Updated 4 days, 23 hours ago
Celtic Christmas making stop at Panida

Everdream (formerly known as Affinití) will kickstart their acclaimed A Celtic Christmas tour on Dec. 7 at the Panida Theater in Sandpoint. The concert begin...

Updated 4 days, 23 hours ago
Help bring Christmas to everyone

With the community's help, The Sandpoint Lions' Toys for Tots program provides free new toys for children living in the Lake Pend Oreille School District, fr...

Updated 5 days, 23 hours ago
'Beautiful souls'

About 400 people, including roughly 50 UI students, attended a two-hour celebration of life event at Real Life Ministries that included prayer, song and reme...

Updated 5 days, 23 hours ago
Generosity pours in for Panida Century Fund

With a couple of significant happenings that inspired generosity the past week, the Panida Century Fund took a big jump ahead in the fund drive to replace th...

Updated 5 days, 23 hours ago
Sing a song; help Toys for Tots

Today's generous donations total $725 and were received from Betty Morequ, $100; Brian and Laura Bjerke, $100; Phyllis Townsend, $500; and Linda Dillman and ...

Updated 5 days, 23 hours ago
Blood donations sought this holiday season

Upcoming blood drives in Bonner County include a Tuesday, Dec. 13 drive at Priest River Community Church, 49 Washington St., Priest River; and Wednesday, Dec...

Updated 5 days, 23 hours ago
No injuries in bus accident

No one was injured after a school bus with a handful of students and an aide ended up in a ditch along McNearney Road Friday morning, Lake Pend Oreille Schoo...

Updated 6 days, 23 hours ago
New Idaho officials talk taxes, upcoming legislative session

Concerns about the economy, budget outlooks, property taxes and other subjects were the focus of the 76th annual Associated Taxpayers of Idaho Conference on ...

Updated 6 days, 23 hours ago
Bonner County sees sixth highest voter turnout in state

After the completion of the general election canvas, Bonner County had the sixth highest voter turnout in the state with 65.2% of registered voters casting ...