Stories tagged: Sandpoint
Sun., July 24, 2016, 4 a.m.
Fashion model from Sandpoint shows different is beautiful
Far from the shores of Lake Pend Oreille where she grew up, Alison Midstokke is showing the world “a different kind of beauty.” The 31-year-old New Yorker is realizing her …
Mon., July 11, 2016, 6:06 p.m.
George Yarno Jr. takes over Sandpoint football
The Sandpoint football job is one
UPDATED: Thu., June 30, 2016, 5:46 p.m.
Truck strikes 2 Litehouse employees near Sandpoint, killing one
Two employees of Litehouse Foods near Sandpoint were struck by a pickup truck while on a lunchtime walk Thursday. One was killed and one was critically injured, the Idaho State …
Fri., May 20, 2016, 7:34 p.m.
N. Idaho woman imprisoned for breastfeeding while on meth
A northern Idaho woman will spend up to a year in prison for exposing her child to methamphetamine while breastfeeding.
Wed., April 27, 2016, 12:15 p.m.
Jeremy Thielbahr accepts, declines offer to coach at Sandpoint
For four days last week, Jeremy Thielbahr wasn’t Eastside Catholic’s football coach.
Mon., April 18, 2016, 2:27 p.m.
Sandpoint wins grant to put in Solar Roadways demo
The city of Sandpoint will start work soon on the first public pilot project with Solar Roadways Inc., the North Idaho startup that aims to transform roads, sidewalks and parking …
Mon., April 11, 2016, 4:16 p.m.
Police seek details on Sandpoint man found injured in roadway
The Idaho State Police is trying to learn how a 19-year-old Sandpoint man was seriously injured and left in a roadway early Monday morning. Jordan T. Williams was found unresponsive …
Fri., March 25, 2016, 2:04 p.m.
Manhunt continues in northern Idaho for stabbing suspect
Authorities in northern Idaho searching Friday for a man and woman wanted in connection with a stabbing death in southwest Idaho say a vehicle has been reported stolen in the …
Tue., March 15, 2016, 11:41 a.m.
Sandpoint football coach Satini Puailoa retiring
Satini Puailoa is retiring from coaching and teaching, effective at the end of the school year.
Wed., Feb. 24, 2016
Idaho boys: Lakeland advances to state
The Lakeland boys basketball team graduated all starters off a team that broke a state tournament drought a year ago.
Fri., Feb. 19, 2016, 9:52 p.m.
Idaho state girls basketball: Sandpoint goes cold, loses
Basketball can be a cruel game. No matter what else happens on the floor, it’s tough to win if the ball doesn’t go in the hoop.
Tue., Feb. 16, 2016, 6:38 p.m.
Idaho state girls basketball preview
The Lake City, Sandpoint and Timberlake girls basketball teams head to state tournaments with high expectations.
Wed., Feb. 10, 2016, 9:23 p.m.
Idaho preps: Timberlake qualifies for state
Wed., 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 …
Sun., 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 …
Fri., 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.
Thu., 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 …
Sat., 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.
Wed., 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.
Wed., 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.
Wed., 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 …
Sat., 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 …
Wed., 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.
Wed., 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.
Thu., 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: Thu., 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: Thu., 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: Tue., 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.
Sat., 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 …
Wed., 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 …