Stories tagged: Sandpoint
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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, midnight
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 …
Sat., Aug. 30, 2014, midnight
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 …
Tue., July 15, 2014, 3:32 p.m.
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.
Sun., June 29, 2014, midnight
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 …
Tue., June 24, 2014, midnight
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 …
Thu., June 12, 2014, midnight
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 …
Fri., May 2, 2014, midnight
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. …
Sat., April 19, 2014, midnight
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 …
Mon., March 17, 2014, midnight
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 …