Stories tagged: Sandpoint
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 10, 2016, 3:35 P.M.
Winter Carnival in Sandpoint features ‘K-9 Keg Pull’
As the winter weather morphs into a never ending freeze-thaw cycle, the Sandpoint Winter Carnival kicks off to celebrate all things that can be fun about the cold season in …
SUNDAY, JAN. 31, 2016
Editorial: Germany has much to teach U.S. about refugee aid
FREYSTADT, Germany – I have been spending the last few months in Germany, and have been in awe how local volunteers here in a small, Sandpoint-size village near Nuremberg have …
FRIDAY, JAN. 15, 2016, 8:05 P.M.
Evans Brothers Coffee Roasters wins second Good Food Award
Twice as nice: Sandpoint coffee roasters become first Inland Northwest business to win Good Food Award for the second time.
THURSDAY, DEC. 3, 2015, 11:04 P.M.
Courthouse dog puts children, the vulnerable at ease
The criminal justice system in Bonner County has a new resource: a dog specially trained to comfort witnesses and victims who are nervous, scared, angry or experiencing other high emotions …
SATURDAY, NOV. 21, 2015, 9:50 P.M.
Bishop Kelly defeats Sandpoint for third consecutive Idaho State 4A title
Sandpoint’s seniors had to pay a postgame toll to coach Satini Puailoa before they could leave the locker room on Saturday afternoon at the Kibbie Dome.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 18, 2015, 1:42 P.M.
Sandpoint’s Kyle Perry bounces back from turf toe
Sandpoint running back Kyle Perry had many reasons to believe his senior season would be as productive as his junior year.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 18, 2015, 1:17 P.M.
NWPrepsNow notebook including area early signers
When Satini Puailoa returned for a second go around as Sandpoint’s head football coach in 2012, he was alarmed at the disrepair he found the program.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 18, 2015
100 years ago near Sandpoint: Post office robber with chains on legs flees moving train
From our archives, 100 years ago Frederick McGuire, a noted desparado, was on the loose outside of Sandpoint after he escaped from two guards and dived out the window of …
SATURDAY, OCT. 31, 2015, 7:53 P.M.
Idaho state cross country championships: Sandpoint girls just miss three-peat
On a day and a course best suited for motocross racing or mud wrestling, Idaho high school cross country state runners were undeterred as they trudged along the gooey, puddle-laced …
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 28, 2015, 5:25 P.M.
Sandpoint girls after third straight state cross country title
When a cross country team runs as a pack, not one runner is more important than another.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 28, 2015
Sandpoint residents consider sales tax increase to refurbish Barlow Stadium
Sandpoint residents will vote Tuesday on a proposed 1 percent sales tax increase to finance refurbishing Barlow Stadium at War Memorial Field.
THURSDAY, OCT. 22, 2015, 9:35 P.M.
Idaho prep cross country: Runners tune up for state at Farragut
Thursday’s meets on the bone-dry, 3.1-mile course at Farragut State Park north of Coeur d’Alene provided a state tuneup.
UPDATED: THURSDAY, OCT. 22, 2015, 11:08 P.M.
Sandpoint drone inventors featured on “Shark Tank” Friday
Drones made in Idaho zoom on to ABC’s popular reality show, Shark Tank, Friday evening.
UPDATED: THURSDAY, OCT. 8, 2015, 11:03 P.M.
Fatal plane crash near Sandpoint
The Bonner County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal plane crash near Sandpoint that occurred sometime Friday.
UPDATED: TUESDAY, OCT. 6, 2015, 10:34 P.M.
Packer legend Jerry Kramer returning to Sandpoint for special presentation
Jerry Kramer, the standout offensive lineman for the Vince Lombardi-coached Green Bay Packers teams in the 1960s, will be at Sandpoint High on Friday night for a special presentation.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 26, 2015
Friday night’s peak performances
Ty Graham, Cheney Davan Norris, Sandpoint Jack Paukert, Freeman Next week’s big game Ran for 209 yards on 17 carries and scored four TDs in the Blackhawks’ 28-20 nonleague win …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 16, 2015
Plans for second rail bridge across Lake Pend Oreille put on hold
BNSF Railway Corp. has backed off from plans to build a second span over the water at Sandpoint, saying freight volume doesn’t justify the project at this time. The railroad …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 3, 2015
IEL 4A: Sandpoint heavy favorite for playoffs
Satini Puailoa returned for his second stint as Sandpoint’s head coach in 2012 and the season opener offered a memorable, telling moment. The Bulldogs punted against East Valley and the …
FRIDAY, AUG. 28, 2015
Area wildfires shake up Idaho football’s opening weekend
Poor air quality as a result of wildfires in the region have had North Idaho high schools scrambling to figure out options for scheduled season-opening games this weekend. It’s been …
THURSDAY, AUG. 13, 2015
Man shot by deputy in Sandpoint identified
A man shot after he allegedly fired at a Sandpoint police officer and two Bonner County sheriff’s deputies on Tuesday also was accused of pulling a gun on law enforcement …
SUNDAY, JULY 12, 2015
Huckleberries: Now that’s how to welcome new residents
Coeur d’Alene gave newcomers Howard Kuhns and his mother-in-law, Ella Mae Chronic, quite a Fourth of July welcome. First, you should know that Howard and his wife, Pat, recently moved …
THURSDAY, JULY 2, 2015
Dave Sturgis participated in a cross-country bicycle tour to raise money to fight rare childhood disease.
Three Sandpoint residents recently bicycled across the country as part of Race Across America to raise money for youths fighting a rare disease. Dave Sturgis, 70, said he lost 52 …
SATURDAY, JUNE 20, 2015
Cross-state bike trek yields a story ridden
SANDPOINT – Ten days and 449 miles ago, I loaded my bike with bags and gear at the Anacortes Ferry Terminal, steeling myself to ride across the state to Sandpoint. …
SATURDAY, JUNE 20, 2015
Police advise assault charge in fight at U-Hi football camp
Spokane Valley police are recommending a fourth-degree misdemeanor assault charge against a Coeur d’Alene football player who allegedly ripped a helmet off a Sandpoint player and hit him with it …
FRIDAY, JUNE 19, 2015, 2:14 P.M.
Coeur d’Alene football player may be charged with assault
Spokane Valley police are recommending a misdemeanor assault charge against a Coeur d’Alene High School football player who allegedly ripped the helmet off a Sandpoint High player and hit him …
SATURDAY, APRIL 25, 2015
Idaho earthquake cluster ‘a real mystery’
Inland Northwest earthquakes tend to be more mysterious than others. “We’re a long way from the nearest plate boundary,” said Ken Sprenke, a professor of geophysics at the University of …
UPDATED: FRIDAY, APRIL 24, 2015, 11:27 A.M.
Earthquakes shake North Idaho
Two earthquakes shook Sandpoint and much of North Idaho Thursday night, but there was little damage. The U.S. Geological Survey reported a magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 7:32 p.m. about 14 …
UPDATED: THURSDAY, APRIL 23, 2015, 11:10 P.M.
No damage reported in two earthquakes near Sandpoint
Two earthquakes shook Sandpoint and much of North Idaho Thursday night, but there was little damage.
THURSDAY, APRIL 16, 2015
Investors buy former Coldwater Creek campus
A group of four investors has purchased the bulk of the former Coldwater Creek corporate campus in the city of Kootenai next to Sandpoint. Lew Patrick, who owns Sandpoint Storage …
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15, 2015, 12:36 P.M.
Investors buy Coldwater Creek campus
A group of four investors has purchased the bulk of the former Coldwater Creek corporate campus in the city of Kootenai near Sandpoint.