Thursday, September 21, 2023

Local News

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Updated 7 hours, 22 minutes ago

Arts and outdoor school opens downtown

Nova High School, a new school inspired by Waldorf education concepts, celebrated its first day ever on Monday. ...

Updated 2 days, 7 hours ago
A celebration of neighbors

Ponderay Neighbor Day, an annual community celebration, is coming to Harbison Field on Saturday, Sept. 9

Updated 2 days, 7 hours ago
Enrollment numbers show slight changes so far

Preliminary enrollment numbers across the county presented slight changes to previous years, with public schools experiencing more differences than private s...

Updated 4 days, 7 hours ago
Task force, grant help protect students

Providing utmost safety for students is a primary focus for the Lake Pend Oreille School District this year, district officials said

Updated 4 days, 7 hours ago
Abbey's American Dream

To be honest, she wasn't sure what her American dream was. Or what the concept meant. But Abbey Schickendanz, an eighth-grader at Sandpoint Christian S...

Updated 4 days, 7 hours ago
Panida sets meeting date

The Panida Board and staff invite the community to attend the theater's annual membership meeting on Monday, Oct. 16.

Updated 4 days, 7 hours ago
Museum sets annual meeting

The community is invited to join the Bonner County History Museum as its annual meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 26 — and to bring along something for its 50th anni...

Updated 4 days, 7 hours ago
Reception to celebrate USS Idaho

A reception is being held to celebrate the USS Idaho on Monday, Sept. 18. Attending will be Commander Randall Leslie, commanding officer of the USS Idaho ...

Updated 4 days, 7 hours ago
Slate of candidates comes into focus

The slate of candidates for a host of city and school elections is beginning to come into focus. While candidates can still withdraw until Friday, Sept. 2...

Updated 5 days, 7 hours ago
Woman faces animal cruelty charge

A 67-year-old woman was arrested last month after she allegedly bear sprayed dogs in a fenced yard, saying she did not like them barking at her when she goes...

Updated 5 days, 7 hours ago
Man arrested on domestic battery charge

A 24-year-old man was arrested last month on charges of domestic battery and attempted strangulation after he allegedly got into an altercation with a female...

Updated 5 days, 7 hours ago
AG: Board cannot legally approve emergency certificates

The State Board of Education was out of line when it previously issued three emergency certificates for administrators and is vulnerable to legal consequence...

Updated 5 days, 7 hours ago
Mayors give updates on the 'State of the Cities'

The “State of the Cities” luncheon, hosted by Greater Sandpoint Chamber of Commerce Thursday, offered a chance for local leaders to update residents on four ...

Updated 5 days, 7 hours ago
NIC nets $1.2M for career, tech programs

North Idaho College was awarded $1,267,307 from the Idaho Division of Career and Technical Education’s Leading Idaho 2.0 grant program. The one-time funding ...

Updated 6 days, 7 hours ago
NIC trustees debate board policies

Ahead of a required update to North Idaho College’s accreditor, four trustees met Wednesday for a special meeting where they debated proposed changes to boar...

Updated 6 days, 7 hours ago
DMV hours changing due to conference

If you plan to head to the Department of Motor Vehicles during your lunch hour, you might want to check to ensure the office is open before you head out the door.