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ERIC WELCH

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Understanding the proposed Sandpoint comp plan
July 13, 2024 1 a.m.

Understanding the proposed Sandpoint comp plan

The plan has been in development since 2019, but delays from the COVID-19 pandemic, administrative changes, and calls from the community for greater public involvement have pushed the project back.

LPOSD drafts new learning materials policy
July 12, 2024 1 a.m.

LPOSD drafts new learning materials policy

In its first meeting since the enactment of Idaho House Bill 710, the Lake Pend Oreille School District board brought forth a draft of a new “learning materials review and reconsideration” policy.

SURA shares 2025 budget request
July 12, 2024 1 a.m.

SURA shares 2025 budget request

The request’s sum is $2.32 million, and the primary items are the design and acquisition costs of the downtown revitalization and Great Northern Road projects.

LPOSD board unveils 10-year facility plan
July 11, 2024 1 a.m.

LPOSD board unveils 10-year facility plan

Sandpoint Middle School is slated to receive major renovations in the coming years.

Cheers to the 10th Beerfest
July 11, 2024 1 a.m.

Cheers to the 10th Beerfest

SANDPOINT — As the temperature rose on Saturday, attendees of Beerfest at the Beach were chilling with a little help from local brewers.

Grimm lifts remote comment restrictions
July 6, 2024 1 a.m.

Grimm lifts remote comment restrictions

SANDPOINT — After discussing the matter with city staff and council on Wednesday, Sandpoint Mayor Jeremy Grimm announced he will lift limitations on livestream viewers’ ability to speak during council meetings.

Hop over to Beerfest at the Beach
July 5, 2024 1 a.m.

Hop over to Beerfest at the Beach

SANDPOINT — The Greater Sandpoint Chamber of Commerce is serving up the 10th edition of Beerfest at the Beach this Saturday, from noon to 5 p.m. Attendees can enjoy regional beverages, live music, and — according to the forecast — pristine weather.

Sandpoint City Council greenlights additional $106K for Travers Park projects
July 5, 2024 1 a.m.

Sandpoint City Council greenlights additional $106K for Travers Park projects

SANDPOINT — On Wednesday evening, the Sandpoint City Council voted 4-1 to approve a change order that will add $106,000 to the Travers Park playground and splash pad project.

Sweet victory at the Clark Fork Fourth of July celebration
July 5, 2024 1 a.m.

Sweet victory at the Clark Fork Fourth of July celebration

On Thursday, Clark Fork celebrated Independence Day with a 5k run, turtle races, axe throwing, and a watermelon eating contest.

Sandpoint releases final draft of comp plan
July 4, 2024 1 a.m.

Sandpoint releases final draft of comp plan

SANDPOINT — After 15 years, Sandpoint’s guiding document is set to receive a major update.

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