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Updated 17 hours, 31 minutes ago

Many locals want emergency to end

With legislation that would end Gov. Little's emergency powers working through the House and Senate, many think ...

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
Resolution to lift limits on gatherings passes Idaho House

Legislation to end coronavirus restrictions limiting private and public gatherings to 10 people or fewer passed the House on Monday and is headed to the Sena...

Updated 1 day, 22 hours ago
Sandpoint transportation workshop dates set

Sandpoint officials are in the final stages of adopting a new multimodal transportation plan.

Updated 3 days, 17 hours ago
Northside mulls impact fees

The Northside Fire District is pondering impact fees to brace for new growth over the next 10 years

Updated 3 days, 17 hours ago
Resource center earns federal HUD designation

The designation will not provide funding, but help connect locals to a wide range of federal resources

Updated 3 days, 17 hours ago
Farragut focus of logging concerns

Farragut State Park logging debate continues

Updated 3 days, 17 hours ago
FCC fines malicious robo-caller

The Federal Communications Commission is again fining a former Sandpoint resident accused of making malicious robo-calls in Idaho and five other states.

Updated 3 days, 17 hours ago
COVID-19 Information - Jan. 24, 2021

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

Updated 4 days, 17 hours ago
Lakes Commission meets on Feb. 11

The Idaho Lakes Commission is hosting a remote meeting on Thursday, Feb. 11 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Updated 4 days, 17 hours ago
Appeals court affirms McDermott conviction

The Idaho Court of Appeals is affirming a burglary conviction against a Bonner County man who was convicted of an unrelated second-degree murder charge while...

Updated 4 days, 17 hours ago
Health care workers, public face stress, uncertainty in pandemic’s first year

Of all the changes brought about by COVID-19, among the most prominent has been the impact on hospital and medical staffs battling the pandemic as well as on...

Updated 4 days, 17 hours ago
Grant sought for side-scan sonar setup

The Bonner County Sheriff's Office is seeking a state grant to purchase side-scan sonar equipment for use in underwater searches.

Updated 4 days, 17 hours ago
The fight for hemp

After a long couple years of trying to legalize hemp in Idaho, Caroline Nilsson Troy, R-Genesee is still fighting.

Updated 4 days, 17 hours ago
Panhandle Health asking for time, patience with vaccine

Rollout progressing as locals wait their turns.

Updated 4 days, 17 hours ago
COVID-19 Information - Jan. 23, 2021

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

Updated 4 days, 17 hours ago
Little, lawmakers square off over COVID emergency

Some local legislators think the Governor's Friday speech will backfire, while others remain calm during the first few rounds of a political fight.