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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, …


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 …


Sandpoint crashes out as Blackfoot romps

BLACKFOOT, Idaho – Blackfoot scored to take a 14-point lead. Four minutes later, that lead dissolved to one.


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 …


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 …


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.


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 …


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 …


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 …


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 …


Post Falls outlasts Sandpoint

SANDPOINT – Post Falls football coach Jeff Hinz was quick to acknowledge how special the Trojans’ 42-39 season-opening win over the Sandpoint Bulldogs was Friday at Barlow Stadium. Then Hinz …


Officers, woman shot ID’d in Sandpoint hospital shooting

The Bonner County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday released the names of officers involved in the fatal police shooting outside the Bonner General Hospital on July 8.


UPDATED: Wed., July 9, 2014, 12:29 p.m.

Woman, armed with knife, killed by officers in Sandpoint

The Bonner County Sheriff’s Office is withholding the name of a 35-year-old woman shot and killed by Sandpoint police officers Tuesday night.


Perfect day to play some street ball

Some 6,859 teams stormed 458 courts Saturday as the 25th installment of the world’s largest 3-on-3 basketball tournament engulfed downtown Spokane. Many of the 26,810 Hoopfest players weren’t much bigger …


UI experiment finds hardwoods have potential for Northwest timber industry

Trudging through a densely planted patch of birch trees in spitting rain, Ronald Mahoney spotted one more. He yanked the chain saw into action, sawed a V-shaped wedge into the …


Sandpoint-based Kochava tracks app downloads, usage for advertisers

Companies around the globe are creating apps that allow users to shop, play games, connect, manage bank accounts, share photos or watch videos on their mobile devices. Kochava, a Sandpoint …


Notebook: Ex-Panther Chandler Rogers rules in Oklahoma

When Chandler Rogers moved to Stillwater, Oklahoma last summer, he left as arguably the best wrestler in Mead history – and he still had one year left in high school. …


Sandpoint innovators’ solar road panels remove snow, generate power

The streets of Sandpoint may soon lead to an energy revolution. The city is on track to be the first to replace a traditional road surface with super-strong, textured glass …


Then and Now: Sandpoint once called a ‘wretched hole’

Sandpoint is known today as a tourism destination for skiers, hikers and fishermen. But for the last century, it was an important railroad stop and a center of logging and …


Women landing growing share of aviation jobs; Quest Aircraft in Sandpoint an example

SANDPOINT – When Amber Phillips was 15, her grandfather took her flying in a Piper Navajo. Now she’s 26 and helps build airplanes next to the Sandpoint airport. Phillips is …


Lee: Veteran coach has Sandpoint girls playing for each other

Bill Bender was minding his business, enjoying retired life in Sandpoint from 41 years in education and coaching when his wife brought home an application for a coaching position two …


Common bonds

As many men age, they realize something is missing in life. Often this epiphany is sparked by a collapsing marriage, unfulfilling career or shortage of friends. Perhaps the children are …


Sandpoint mourns death of Mayor Marsha Ogilvie

Sandpoint Mayor Marsha Ogilvie is being remembered as a champion for children in crisis and a strong civic booster. Ogilvie, 64, died Wednesday morning. She had battled lung cancer over …


Holland has surgery on collarbone

VAIL, Colo. – Two-time Olympian and six-time Winter X Games snowboardcross champion Nate Holland had surgery for a fractured collarbone over the weekend and is expected to return to action …


Sandpoint-area school district won’t arm teachers

The school district serving the Sandpoint area is no longer considering a proposal to arm teachers and other staff members as a security measure, the superintendent said. There is little …


Cheney doesn’t let this one get away

It wasn’t going to happen again. A week after giving up a lead and ultimately losing to the Pullman Greyhounds, the Cheney Blackhawks weren’t about to repeat the mistakes of …


Authorities blame Sandpoint plane crash on drunk pilot

SANDPOINT — Authorities in North Idaho say a pilot who crashed his twin-engine plane at the airport in Sandpoint was flying under the influence of alcohol.


Coldwater Creek sees drop in earnings, blames weak July

Net revenue for the quarter was $149.7 million, compared with $163.7 million in 2012 Q2. Net sales from the retail segment were $118.6 million, compared with $129.9 million in the …


Knights live up to preseason hype in victory

East Valley receiver Gage Burland and the multifaceted JT Phelan proved worth the preseason hype. “They make plays,” Knights football coach Adam Fisher said, adding their multiple threat poses problems …


Four friends team up to create Sandpoint music venue, The Hive

There’s a new venue buzzing with activity in Sandpoint. About a month ago, four friends came together to create The Hive, a music and event center on 207 N. First …