Saturday, July 13, 2024

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Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago

Kootenai Tribe sees continued success

The Kootenai Tribe of Idaho had a phenomenal 2023. We continued to see success in both our government projects and…

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Historic Pearl Theater brings the community together

Along with rugged beauty and vast outdoor experiences, Bonners Ferry is known for its quaint charm and long history. Among the historic buildings in the city’s…

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Hard-working staff keeps county running smoothly

With 2024 bringing another big election year for the county everyone wonders what changes are on the horizon. Despite the uncertainty, our amazing and hard-working county staff are working diligently to make sure c…

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
2024 already proving busy in Priest River

2024 has already proven to be another very busy year for the city of Priest River! From updates to administrative policies and fees, to major street, water, and wastewater projects and upcoming developments, here i…

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
CREC connects community's vulnerable to needed services

For the past 13 years, the Community Resource EnVision Center, formally known as the Sandpoint Resource Center, has been connecting our most vulnerable populations to the people, places, and programs that help them…

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Schweitzer sets sights on expanding fun on the hill

This winter’s lack of snowpack has proven difficult for ski resorts across the nation, with many having to close months earlier than expected because of such l…

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Housing upheavel and a path to normalcy

For the past 18 months, the housing market’s attention has been on the mortgage interest rate issue.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Real estate and the region's changing markets

Change is inevitable, and the real estate market in Bonner and Boundary counties is evidence of such.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
The Cottage Market blends community, philanthropy

Dannette Carnegie wasn’t sure what the future of the Cottage Market would look like this year, but when those in her community insisted that it was an asset to the area, she took action.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
FSPW hopes area is 'kept wild forever'

The past year has been big for everyone, and the Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness is no exception.

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
APRIL NIBJ: Shared spaces lower costs, boost success

Shared workspaces aren't a new concept, but they are gaining in popularity as entrepreneurs seek a spot to call their own without making a commitment to a full bricks-and-mortar spot.

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
MARCH NIBJ: Workshops help set businesses on path to success

When Brent Baker first thought about holding economic development workshops, his vision was to help businesses in Bonner County be better versions of themselve…

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
MARCH NIBJ: Economic development taking a community-centered approach

Economic development groups aren't what they used to be. And that, Pend Oreille Economic Partnership's Brent Baker said is a good thing. Instead of offer…

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
MARCH NIBJ: Training helps Idaho Forest Group chart strong future

Idaho Forest Group's training programs are helping attract new employees and show potential career paths. Among them is IFG's registered apprenticeship program…

Updated 8 months, 1 week ago
Valor: A Tribute to Veterans

Honoring those who serve.

Updated 8 months, 1 week ago
Bill Hunt: Missing in action; never forgotten

Bill Hunt was 31 when he was last seen alive. Leaning up against a tree, badly wounded, the Special Forces ranger provided cover for a wounded comrade that …