Sunday, November 28, 2021


To find our opinion based editorials, see below. We'll share opinion based editorial articles regularly for interested viewers.

Updated 3 days, 8 hours ago

A happy Thanksgiving to one and all

In the next two weeks the newly elected City Council members will join the current council in a strategic planni...

Updated 4 weeks ago
The time is now: Vote

As students’ most powerful advocates, it is imperative that you speak up at the ballot box.

Updated 1 month ago
Local option tax allows non-residents pay their fair share

The LOT is modeled closely after the 1% local option tax that was approved by Sandpoint voters in 2015.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Asphalt projects, road closures & other details

The Bonner County Road Department is beginning to wrap up another construction season that has been both busy and productive.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Remembering 9/11 and America’s response to tragedy

There are moments that define a generation.

Updated 3 months ago
Local option tax supports affordable, accessible quality of life

Quality of life supports economic opportunity and success.

Updated 3 months ago
Sometimes 'personal choice' must give way to public good

Let's get vaccinated Idaho

Updated 5 months ago
The Fourth of July and American exceptionalism

This and every Fourth of July, may God continue to bless America and our enduring exceptionalism.

Updated 5 months, 1 week ago
Public-private partnerships can help address housing issues

This is the third column in a series on housing availability and affordability in the greater Sandpoint region.

Updated 6 months, 1 week ago
Legislative session is complete — for now

Idaho Legislature had a busy — and historic — year.

Updated 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Dear Bonner County, be kind to DMV clerks

We are in the process of hiring and training three new people

Updated 6 months, 3 weeks ago
It’s more important than ever to tell teachers we value them

It is Teacher Appreciation Week across the country

Updated 7 months ago
The housing problem in Bonner County

As growth continues, rising rent and rising real estate prices are making it harder and harder for locals to live here.

Updated 7 months ago
After a challenging year, Idaho education needs our support

The past 13 months have presented enormous challenges.

Updated 7 months, 2 weeks ago
The legislative debate goes on in Boise

The 2021 legislative session looks like it may be one for the record books.