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Idaho officials approve railroad’s plan for second bridge

Idaho officials have approved BNSF Railway’s application for a permit to build a second railroad bridge in northern Idaho across Lake Pend Oreille and Sand Creek in Sandpoint.


UPDATED: Sat., June 16, 2018, 8:28 p.m.

Sandpoint man’s racist robocalls offer defense of Spokane transit executive

A white supremacist living in Sandpoint appears to be responsible for another spate of vitriolic automated phone calls, this time targeting Spokane-area residents in response to criticism of a Spokane …


UPDATED: Mon., June 11, 2018, 10:19 p.m.

Sandpoint retirement home resident opens fire on employee Saturday evening

Police say a resident at a Sandpoint retirement home shot at an employee Saturday evening.


UPDATED: Wed., June 6, 2018, 10:40 p.m.

Prosecutor finds Sandpoint police officers justified in deadly shootout

Two Sandpoint Police Department officers were justified in returning fire and killing a man who reportedly shot at them while they responded to a small apartment complex in west Sandpoint …


UPDATED: Thu., May 24, 2018, 10:59 p.m.

John Blanchette: Pro Football Hall of Famer Jerry Kramer returns to Sandpoint completely validated

Why Jerry Kramer had to wait more than half his life – 45 years – for a distinction that should have been pro forma will remain a mystery, though joining …


UPDATED: Fri., May 25, 2018, 3:52 p.m.

Man responsible for racist propaganda in Sandpoint now targeting Sen. Feinstein

A Sandpoint man known for blanketing his city with racist, anti-Semitic propaganda appears to be responsible for a flurry of robocalls targeting U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein of California and urging …


Three North Idaho Republicans race to replace retiring State Sen. Shawn Keough

A retired sheriff’s deputy and two construction company owners are trying to convince Bonner and Boundary county voters that they have the credentials to replace the longest serving Idaho State …


Idaho state Rep. Heather Scott facing challenger in Republican primary

Voters in North Idaho’s most northern district get a chance next week to either endorse the ultraconservative, headline-grabbing political maneuvers of Rep. Heather Scott, or select longtime Sandpoint resident Mike …


Bonner County advisory vote could determine future of Scotchman Peaks wilderness

On Tuesday, voters in Bonner County will vote on whether or not they support a wilderness designation for the roughly 13,000 acres that make up the Idaho portion of the


N. Idaho man enters pleas following fatal collision

A northern Idaho man charged with killing a Washington state woman and injuring an Idaho woman after hitting the two with his pickup as they walked along a road in …


Comments sought for proposed railway bridge near Sandpoint

The Idaho Department of Lands has set a date for public hearings concerning a proposed railroad bridge near Sandpoint.


UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018, 10:52 p.m.

Wounded officers released from hospital in wake of gunfire exchange at Sandpoint apartment

A soft, blue glow illuminated a portion of the Sandpoint Long Bridge on Tuesday night, a show of support for wounded Sandpoint police officers Eric Clark and Michael Hutter.


UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 11 p.m.

Sandpoint police officers wounded in shootout recovering; suspect killed

Two Sandpoint police officers were wounded and a male suspect was killed during a shootout early Monday at a small apartment complex.


Proposed drilling project stirs up residents

A proposed exploratory drilling project along an Idaho lake is stirring up concerns from some residents.


UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

Sandpoint High, University of Idaho standout Jerry Kramer elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame

In his 11th time as a finalist, Sandpoint High and University of Idaho grad Jerry Kramer was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday.


UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 2, 2018, 10:40 a.m.

Salad dressing maker Litehouse unveils Sandpoint expansion amid continued sales growth

On Wednesday, brothers Doug and Edward Hawkins Jr. were back at the site to celebrate Litehouse Inc.’s latest expansion. From humble beginnings, the company has grown into a business with …


UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 4:41 p.m.

Sandpoint racist flyer suspect identified

For more than a year, Sandpoint has been plagued by racist propaganda, from flyers targeting city leaders to CDs left on cars in a high school parking lot. Police now …


UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 10:18 p.m.

Thousands lose power in North Idaho from heavy snow

Thousands of North Idaho residents were without power Wednesday morning as heavy snow downed power lines.


UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 10:32 p.m.

One dead in head-on collision near Sagle, Idaho

One man has died from his injuries Thursday following a head-on collision on Highway 95 Wednesday evening near Sagle, Idaho.


On eve of release of new JFK assassination details, former press agent says she’s found her answers

Sue Vogelsinger, 81, said she’ll likely touch base with old friends in Washington, D.C. on Thursday after new documents are released in the death of her former boss, President John …


Racist fliers target Sandpoint mayor

Sandpoint Shelby Rognstad and others have been the target of racist fliers since April. Churches, elected officials and members of the community spoke out against the hateful literature on Wednesday.


2017 4A IEL preview: Sandpoint coach George Yarno Jr. ready to put new system to use

Second-year Sandpoint head coach George Yarno Jr. has been molded by first-rate football minds.


Plan in place for oil spills on Lake Pend Oreille, Clark Fork River

A response plan is in place in the event of an oil spill on Lake Pend Oreille and the Clark Fork River.


UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 11:29 p.m.

Idaho football: Post Falls uses superior quickness to overtake Sandpoint in season opener

It’s an exaggeration to say that it has been since the Ice Age that a Post Falls football team has had as much speed as it showed on Friday …


UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 8:24 p.m.

Kalispel paddle the Pend Oreille in dugout canoes, embracing historic ties to the waterway

For the first time in about a century, members of the Kalispel Tribe made a 51-mile journey in a traditional-style dugout canoe from City Beach Park in Sandpoint downstream to …


Man accused of shooting 2 Bonner County deputies fit to face charges

An Idaho man accused of shooting two Bonner County sheriff’s deputies in January has been found to be mentally capable of facing the charges against him after spending time at …


Wildwood Grilling of Sandpoint embarking on a $2 million capital expansion

Wildwood Grilling of Sandpoint is embarking on a $2 million capital expansion that will create 21 new jobs.


UPDATED: Fri., May 12, 2017, 7:27 p.m.

Golf with Jim Meehan: Future looks bright for scenic Idaho Club

The Idaho Club on Monday did what it usually does to me.


UPDATED: Thu., May 4, 2017, 12:44 p.m.

In Sandpoint school board races, candidates resist ‘alt-right’ and ‘Redoubter’ labels

Candidates and current members of a North Idaho school board say they’re trying to block a slate of far-right ideologues from winning a majority in this month’s elections. But those …


Second bridge to be built over Lake Pend Oreille

A railway company is moving forward with design and engineering for a second bridge over Lake Pend Oreille in northern Idaho.