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NIC trustees: No discussion of ending wrestling program

The North Idaho College Board of Trustees wishes to clarify policy, and dispel recent falsehoods made about the college and our athletic programs.

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 11:05 a.m.

NIC officials refuse to explain reasons for firing wrestling coach

North Idaho College officials won’t explain why late in the season they would fire a three-time national champion coach of a wrestling team that is currently ranked No. 4 in …

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 10:57 p.m.

Without Pat Whitcomb, North Idaho wrestling cruises past Eastern Oregon

Before North Idaho College handled Eastern Oregon 40-9 in a wrestling dual Thursday at Rollie Williams Court, an announcer spoke into his microphone, thanking Pat Whitcomb for his highly successful …

UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 8:58 p.m.

Sources: Pat Whitcomb fired as North Idaho wrestling coach amid academic integrity investigation

According to multiple sources, North Idaho College has fired the longtime wrestling coach Pat Whitcomb following an external review that found possible violations of academic integrity within the athletics Department.

NIC theater students going outside the ordinary

Undergraduate theater students of North Idaho College are taking a wild trip into minimalism and the dramatic absurd this weekend.

UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 5:47 p.m.

Area volleyball notebook: Community Colleges of Spokane Sasquatch off to impressive 20-0 start in NWAC

Community Colleges of Spokane volleyball coach Jenni Hull has been on the job since 2005, so she knew she had the makings of a good team. Roughly four weeks into …

‘God Help Us!’ brings legendary actor Ed Asner to NIC

Asner will perform ‘God Help Us!’ on Wednesday, with Trigger Weddle and Brandon Michael.

Art on the Green celebrates 50 years of bringing artists, art fans together

The annual art festival takes place Friday through Sunday at North Idaho College.

UPDATED: Sat., July 14, 2018, 9:52 p.m.

David Brown leads by one over Derek Bayley, Russell Grove entering final round of Rosauers Open

David Brown went low with a 7-under-par 64 to take a one-shot lead over amateur Derek Bayley, who went even lower with a sizzling 62 on Saturday at Indian Canyon, …

UPDATED: Wed., July 4, 2018, 7:28 p.m.

Gonzaga alum and MLB All-Star Jason Bay enjoying retirement

Jason Bay is embracing this chapter of his life, in which a source of joy comes from teaching his children the game he learned growing up in Trail, British Columbia, …

UPDATED: Thu., May 31, 2018, 9:43 p.m.

North Idaho College professor charged with felony video voyeurism, under investigation for Title IX complaint

A North Idaho College professor was arrested Wednesday night for allegedly filming his roommate and former student with a hidden bathroom camera.

UPDATED: Thu., April 12, 2018, 10:33 p.m.

North Idaho College adopts program to make transferring credits easier

North Idaho College has adopted a program that helps students transfer to other schools without losing credits or repeating courses, a common problem that deters many students from finishing their …

UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018, 9:40 p.m.

North Idaho lawmaker’s vote against NIC budget was a mistake – he’d meant to vote ‘yes’

Post Falls Rep. Don Cheatham didn’t realize until afterward that he’d accidentally voted against the North Idaho College budget in the House on Tuesday – he’d meant to vote yes.

Florida State’s Braian Angola, a former NIC standout, shines on and off court

North Idaho College basketball coach Corey Symons will tell you that Florida State senior guard Braian Angola is a great kid and a wonderful player, and he has the stories …

UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018, 10:08 p.m.

Lawmakers OK funding for NIC computer science expansion

Idaho lawmakers set a budget for the state’s community colleges on Tuesday that exceeds Gov. Butch Otter’s proposal, which would have resulted in a cut to North Idaho College’s budget …

Area roundup: North Idaho men romp to stay one game out of first place

Jalen Burkett led five players in double figures with 18 points and North Idaho kept its East Region title hopes alive Wednesday with a 110-51 win over Blue Mountain in …

North Idaho men lose chance to take over first place alone

Kolby Huerta led five players in double figures with 20 points and Big Bend overcame a 78-66 deficit to defeat host North Idaho 84-82 in Northwest Athletic Conference men’s basketball …

UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 13, 2018, 10:03 p.m.

John Blanchette: CC Spokane’s Cesar Sandoval, North Idaho’s RayQuan Evans have taken winding roads to hoops success

Junior colleges are the blue highways on the basketball map, but they can still get you where you want to go. Sometimes it just takes a little recalculating of the …

UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 22, 2018, 10:56 p.m.

NIC seeks budget boost, but Otter recommends a small cut instead

North Idaho College requested an increase in state funding next year of more than $1 million, but Gov. Butch Otter instead is recommending a small cut in NIC’s budget.

North Idaho men win, women lose at Big Bend

The North Idaho College basketball teams split two games at Big Bend Community College in Moses Lake on Monday.

UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 19, 2017, 9:08 p.m.

NIC rolls over Highland at NWAC Crossover in Coeur d’Alene

RayQuan Evans scored 26 points with seven rebounds and four assists and Tyler Brimhall added 23 points and seven rebounds in the North Idaho Cardinals’ 94-76 victory victory over the …

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 8:43 p.m.

Washington State volleyball building off 2016 success

Success didn’t come overnight for the Washington State University volleyball program. It’s been a slow, steady build under coach Jen Greeny that resulted in 2016’s breakout season. The goal this …

UPDATED: Tue., March 21, 2017, 5:46 p.m.

Rep. Heather Scott fails in bid to cut budget for community colleges, including NIC

North Idaho Rep. Heather Scott tried hard Tuesday to derail the community college budget – a third of which goes to fund North Idaho College – arguing that it was …

UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 28, 2017, 10 p.m.

Idaho lawmakers approve modest budget increase for higher ed

A modest budget increase of 2.7 percent for Idaho’s four-year colleges and universities won unanimous approval from legislative budget writers on Tuesday.

UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 5:55 p.m.

New NIC president makes first budget pitch to lawmakers

North Idaho College President Richard MacLennan made his first budget pitch to state lawmakers on Monday, telling them NIC “stands proudly as the oldest community college in Idaho” and touting …

North Idaho College settles lawsuit over student’s charge of gang rape, lack of protection

North Idaho College has settled a lawsuit filed by a young woman who charged that she was gang-raped as a 17-year-old freshman at an off-campus party in 2013, and that …

Sexual assault persists on local college campuses even as schools take steps to fight it

Schools in the Inland Northwest say they’re doing everything they can to prevent sexual misconduct, promote healthy relationships, help victims recover and properly discipline the accused. But victims advocates say …

North Idaho, Spokane chase NWAC championship

North Idaho College coach Kelsey Stanley is a newcomer to the NWAC volleyball scene. It’s old hat for 12th year Community Colleges of Spokane coach Jenni Hull.

NIC men dealing with accident that decimated coaching staff

A month ago, head coach Corey Symons and the North Idaho College men’s basketball team were unsure George Swanson was going to live.

NIC hosts conference Thursday on civility in democracy

Civility in public dialogue is the subject of a conference Thursday at North Idaho College in Coeur d’Alene.