Stories tagged: Sandpoint
Sat., June 23, 2018, 9:37 a.m.
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.
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.
Police say a resident at a Sandpoint retirement home shot at an employee Saturday evening.
UPDATED: Wed., June 6, 2018, 10:40 p.m.
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.
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.
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 …
Sun., May 13, 2018
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 …
Fri., May 11, 2018
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 …
Wed., May 9, 2018, 6 a.m.
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
Sat., April 21, 2018, 9:54 a.m.
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 …
Fri., March 23, 2018, 8:48 a.m.
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.
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.
Two Sandpoint police officers were wounded and a male suspect was killed during a shootout early Monday at a small apartment complex.
Sun., Feb. 4, 2018, 3:33 p.m.
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.
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.
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.
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 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 man has died from his injuries Thursday following a head-on collision on Highway 95 Wednesday evening near Sagle, Idaho.
Thu., Oct. 26, 2017
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 …
Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 11:06 p.m.
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.
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 4 a.m.
Second-year Sandpoint head coach George Yarno Jr. has been molded by first-rate football minds.
Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 11:39 a.m.
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.
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.
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 …
Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 1:40 p.m.
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 …
Fri., May 19, 2017, 10:35 a.m.
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.
The Idaho Club on Monday did what it usually does to me.
UPDATED: Thu., May 4, 2017, 12:44 p.m.
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 …
Tue., April 18, 2017, 11:34 a.m.
A railway company is moving forward with design and engineering for a second bridge over Lake Pend Oreille in northern Idaho.