Stories tagged: Sandpoint
Thu., 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 …
Fri., 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 …
Thu., 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 …
Sun., 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 …
Thu., 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 …
Sat., 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. …
Sat., 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 …
Fri., 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 …
Sat., 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: Fri., 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: Thu., 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.
Thu., 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 …
Wed., 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.
Sun., March 29, 2015
Sandpoint man held in 1981 killing of California boy
A Sandpoint man once committed to the Atascadero State Hospital in California as a sexually violent predator was arrested Friday after he was accused of sexually assaulting and killing a …
Fri., March 27, 2015
Marshall McLean Band show celebrates video release
The stark imagery of the Marshall McLean Band’s new music video seems to neatly encapsulate the simple, driving force of the group. It’s merely three guys playing their instruments in …
Thu., Feb. 26, 2015
Idaho boys basketball roundup: Lakeland Hawks end drought
It was a smile of relief. Sure Lakeland boys basketball coach Dave Stockwell was overjoyed to see his team break a state tournament drought. But it was definitely a stress-relieving …
Wed., Feb. 18, 2015
Japanese company buys Sandpoint’s Quest Aircraft
Japanese firm Setouchi Holdings Inc. has acquired Sandpoint-based Quest Aircraft Co., which builds the Kodiak single-engine turboprop airplane. Quest, which has 184 employees, will remain in Sandpoint with its leadership …
Tue., Jan. 20, 2015
Lewiston boys, girls sweep visiting Sandpoint
The Lewiston Bengals swept a nonleague doubleheader from visiting Sandpoint at Booth Hall on Monday night. Boys: Trystan Bradley scored 10 points and was the only player to reach double …
Wed., Jan. 7, 2015, 11:42 a.m.
Husband of woman fatally shot by Sandpoint police files $2 million claim against city
SANDPOINT (AP) — The husband of a woman fatally shot by Sandpoint police has filed a $2 million claim against the city and a hospital.
Sun., Jan. 4, 2015
Coldwater Creek may be gone, but Sandpoint is enjoying a second wind
When Coldwater Creek went belly up last spring, Sandpoint braced for the blow to its economy. More than 300 jobs vanished, and the loss in earnings was estimated in the …
Fri., Dec. 12, 2014, 2:41 p.m.
Sandpoint officials discuss coal and oil trains behind closed doors
SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) — City officials in Sandpoint are defending banning the public from a meeting about oil and coal train traffic attended by three area mayors, a state senator, …
Mon., Dec. 1, 2014
Group at Geezer Forum receives advice, pep talk from retired doctor
When it comes to physicians, patients have to remember one thing: Doctors are human, too. That was the advice from retired physician Jim Arthurs during a gathering of the popular …
Sat., Nov. 8, 2014
Sandpoint crashes out as Blackfoot romps
BLACKFOOT, Idaho – Blackfoot scored to take a 14-point lead. Four minutes later, that lead dissolved to one.
Fri., Oct. 31, 2014
Sandpoint tech firm to add jobs, thanks to tax rebate
Sandpoint technology company Kochava has landed a substantial Idaho tax-abatement incentive that will lead to the hiring of at least 35 workers by 2017. The benefit is part of the …
Sun., Oct. 26, 2014
Sandpoint girls defeat Bishop Kelly for State 4A soccer championship
Sometimes to be a goalie you have to have the nerves of a daredevil. Just ask Sandpoint goalie Paige DuMars. With Sandpoint nursing a 1-0 lead with 3 minutes, 29 …
Fri., Oct. 24, 2014
Defending state champ Sandpoint opens 4A soccer with win
Sandpoint girls soccer coach Conor Baranski could sense it as his team ate breakfast at its motel Thursday morning. “They had an air about them that was confident,” Baranski said.
Tue., Oct. 14, 2014
Sandpoint wins to advance
Amos Crossingham scored in the first half and Sandpoint held on to beat visiting Lakeland 1-0 in an Idaho 4A Region I boys soccer loser-out, semifinal on Monday night. Sandpoint …
Sat., Oct. 4, 2014
Lake City gets off to fast start, speeds to win over Sandpoint
Eight offensive plays, three touchdowns and 225 total yards. Two 50-yard touchdown passes. A 78-yard touchdown on a bubble screen. And that was just Lake City’s offense in the first …
Sat., Sept. 20, 2014
Bulldogs’ goal-line stand stymies Mt. Spokane
Sandpoint kept Mt. Spokane scoreless in the first half and held on for a 21-14 victory with a goal-line stand in the final seconds at Joe Albi Stadium on Friday …
Sat., Sept. 6, 2014
University wins crazy game against Sandpoint
The beginning of the University-Sandpoint football game in Spokane was every coach’s nightmare. And it went on and on for Bulldogs coach Satini Puailoa and the Titans Rob Bartlett, whose …