Thursday, February 02, 2023

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 8 hours, 40 minutes ago

Honor helps Love help food bank

Debbie Love, Bonner Community Food Bank executive director, raised more than $600 through a fundraiser to honor ...

Updated 6 days, 8 hours ago
Charron: Idaho will spend $78M more if Medicaid expansion ends

If voters had not approved the expansion of Idaho Medicaid to low-income adults, Idahoans would have spent tens of millions of dollars more on health care fo...

Updated 6 days, 8 hours ago
Are you looking for a new church family?

Local Bonner County churches are helping the community worship in a variety of ways. All are invited to join them in faith.

Updated 6 days, 8 hours ago
219 sees a bit of the wild life

Did you hear the one about the coyote that ran into a Sandpoint bar? No, it's not the opening bit to the latest joke. Instead, it is actually what happened ...

Updated 6 days, 8 hours ago
Legislators press South on accreditation, finances

Idaho legislators pressed North Idaho College Interim President Greg South on issues threatening the school’s accreditation Thursday morning, when he address...

Updated 6 days, 8 hours ago
Jensen sworn in as newest District 1 judge

Thursday, friends and family — and fellow judges — watched Jensen become the newest district judge to serve Bonner and Boundary counties. She is only the 14t...

Updated 6 days, 19 hours ago
Missing youth found

The missing youth was located in the evening of Jan. 24.

Updated 1 week ago
REO Speedwagon to play at Festival

REO Speedwagon is coming to the Festival at Sandpoint on Aug. 4. Tickets for the concert are on sale now. Formed in 1967, signed in 1971, the band has bee...

Updated 1 week ago
Bill aims to make ballot initiatives tougher

An Idaho lawmaker has introduced legislation that would ask voters to change the state's constitution to make it harder to get initiatives on the ballot. ...

Updated 1 week ago
Pair charged with abandoning dogs

Two former Bonner County residents are being charged with 31 criminal counts of animal cruelty and abandonment, Bonner County Sheriff's Office officials said...

Updated 1 week ago
South addresses legislators, answers questions about accreditation

North Idaho College Interim President Greg South lauded the school’s career and technical education programs and faced questions about accreditation Wednesda...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Charges filed in dog abandonment case

Bonner County Sheriff's Office is filing 31 criminal counts of animal cruelty and abandonment against two former Bonner County residents. Charges were filed...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Housing nonprofits get a $450,000 boost

A pair of Bonner County housing nonprofits got a big boost over the holiday season as part of the 12th annual Avenues for Hope Housing Challenge.

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Veterans outreach date announced

A representative from the Bonner County Veterans Service Office will visit Priest River on Feb. 22 to help area veterans.

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Open meeting laws at forefront of commission meeting

Instead of dipping their toes gently into county business, commissioners dove headfirst into disorder at Tuesday’s business meeting. Despite voting to ado...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Couple excited to be part of Dub's next chapter

Not only is Dub's reopening, but it's also staying in the family.