Stories tagged: Sandpoint
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 10:59 p.m.
Five businesses were destroyed Monday morning after a fire tore through a historic brick building in downtown Sandpoint.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 8:46 a.m.
Daniel Rose, a self-avowed confronter of socialists in Bonner County, has the backing of the Idaho Attorney General in a constitutional squabble with the rural health care provider. The hospital …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 9:53 a.m.
Scott D. Rhodes, the neo-Nazi who plagued several parts of the country last year with hate-filled robocalls from his home in Sandpoint, is now living in Libby, Montana. But some …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 6:20 p.m.
A 2-year-old Sandpoint girl was killed Monday morning in a collision on State Highway 200 about three miles east of Ponderay, Idaho.
Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 5:51 p.m.
Expert tracker and wildlife researcher Brian Baxter will teach an animal tracking class Saturday in Sandpoint.
Mon., Jan. 14, 2019, 7:27 p.m.
Investigators are still looking into the cause of the blaze at 620 E. Mountain View Drive, and additional findings will be made public later this week, Sandpoint City Administrator Jennifer …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 4:44 p.m.
A 2-year-old boy died in a house fire in Sandpoint early Saturday morning.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 8:37 p.m.
A 67-year-old man was killed near Dover, Idaho, early Friday morning when his vehicle hit a tree.
Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 5:17 a.m.
Some of the biggest commodities in today’s economy are products that promise relief either from pain or from aging.
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018
Violin making tends to be a lonesome job, even for a luthier as renowned as Ryan Soltis. His instruments bring some of the most acclaimed musicians from some of the …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 10:01 p.m.
A white supremacist who has lived in Sandpoint, Idaho, has sent a new round of racist robocalls targeting Florida Democratic gubernatorial nominee Andrew Gillum that appear to be directed at …
Sun., Sept. 23, 2018, 6 a.m.
Justin Beights has sought a permit to stage a whimsical, extremely annoying demonstration outside the Sandpoint-area home rented by Scott D. Rhodes – a man who appears to be responsible …
Sun., Sept. 23, 2018
Billions of robocalls are sent each month, but a tiny fraction of them have attracted extra scrutiny. In recent months, an estimated 10,000 robocalls in at least five states have …
Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 12:37 p.m.
A northern Idaho woman is denying that she embezzled money from a Sandpoint midwifery clinic.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 4:59 p.m.
Racist phone calls mocking Florida’s black Democratic gubernatorial nominee appear to be from a white supremacist podcast that has also taken credit for inflammatory robocalls in Iowa and California.
Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 3:28 p.m.
An orchard in Sandpoint will be the site of the University of Idaho’s new Sandpoint Organic Agriculture Center.
Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 3:39 p.m.
This weekend Montana Shakespeare in the Parks comes to Liberty Lake and Sandpoint with “Love’s Labour’s Lost” and “Othello”
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 10:14 p.m.
Sandpoint police officers are searching for a man suspected of shooting and killing a person in a downtown Sandpoint motel Monday evening.
Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 8:17 a.m.
Police in northern Idaho are searching for a man following a fatal shooting at a motel.
Sun., Aug. 5, 2018
In robocalls featuring ‘Friends’ theme song, California neo-Nazi Patrick Little says he’s coming to Sandpoint
A California man who has called the Holocaust “a lie” and claims Jews conspired to stop him from winning a U.S. Senate race says he plans to establish a “regional …
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 …