Monday, February 26, 2024

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.

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Work on Long Bridge delayed until mid-March

Work to improve the Long Bridge's driving surface has been delayed until next month. The work, which was set to…

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Matthee announces representative campaign

Former long-time journalist Karen Matthee recently announced her candidacy for the Idaho House of Representatives, District 1A seat.

Updated 4 days, 1 hour ago
City lifts winter parking restrictions

With mild weather predicted for the rest of the season, city officials are ending Sandpoint’s winter parking restrictions.

Updated 4 days, 1 hour ago
Judge to consider attorney fees in Swayne case

For the second time, a judge will decide how much North Idaho College will pay NIC President Nick Swayen in attorney fees.

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CFHS celebrates 100% graduation rate

Last year, Clark Fork High School was one of only a few in the state to achieve a 100% graduation rate with a 23-student cohort size. CFHS principal Phil Kemin…

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Fifth bridge approved for state-funded repairs

Five Bonner County bridges needing dire repairs have been approved for funding through the Leading Idaho Local Bridge Program. The fifth and final bridge will …

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Larson seeks state representative seat

Kathryn Larson is seeking a seat in the Idaho House of Representatives in District 1B.

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Bill on immunization opt-outs heads to House

A bill that could require schools to notify parents about vaccination exemption law is on its way to the House.

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Lippert hauling approved on Providence Road

A memorandum of understanding between Lippert Excavation and Bonner County to allow hauling on Providence Road was approved at the commissioners’ Tuesday morni…

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SMS asbestos tests come back clean

After testing for possible discovery of asbestos at Sandpoint Middle School, the building is safe for occupancy, Lake Pend Oreille School District officials sa…

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Council to discuss JPA, appointed officials

Among other items on its agenda, Sandpoint City Council will again consider the city’s continuation in the Selkirk Fire Joint Powers Agreement at its meeting W…

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Ballot battle looming in North Idaho

Mayville said it would create a nonpartisan primary. Anyone would have the right to cast a primary ballot, regardless of party affiliation. All candidates woul…

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West Bonner County nets grant

West Bonner County School District is among more than 20 schools, districts and childcare organizations in Idaho that will receive funding to implement innovat…

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WBL hosting gardening workshop

Whether you're new to gardening, or you're an old hand, a Saturday gardening workshop is for you.

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Lowman announces candidacy

Chuck Lowman, a District 1B candidate for the Idaho House of Representatives, is focusing his campaign on three areas: education, economy, and efficient govern…

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USS Idaho to be christened

In a uniquely Idahoan twist, rather than breaking a bottle of champagne on the boat's hull, Stackley will christen it with a bottle containing water that she h…