Stories tagged: Sandpoint
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 8, 2019, 4:44 p.m.
Once a hub of railroads and logging, Sandpoint seems to have embraced its current identity, and you don’t have to look far to find antique stores, art galleries and boutique …
Sun., July 21, 2019, 6 a.m.
Thistles, some stacked on trailers two or three high, were already arriving Thursday afternoon as a stiff breeze moved through Sandpoint.
Tue., May 21, 2019, 5 a.m.
A racist robocall that circulated last week in the Atlanta, Georgia, area appears to be the work of a white supremacist who recently moved from Sandpoint to Libby, Montana.
Tue., May 14, 2019, 5 p.m.
The Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness is holding its annual fundraiser Wednesday at the Idaho Pour Authority in Sandpoint.
Mon., May 6, 2019, 5 p.m.
The osprey pair at Sandpoint’s Memorial Field dubbed “Sandy and Pete” has returned from winter migration – and the avian stars are already putting on a show as they build …
Fri., May 3, 2019, 5 p.m.
Registration is now open for the Bay Trail Fun Run in Sandpoint, Idaho, where a few hundred folks run or walk the 5K and 10K courses along scenic waterfront trails.
UPDATED: Mon., April 22, 2019, 5:35 p.m.
Spokane Teachers Credit Union is acquiring customer accounts from a Sandpoint branch of Banner Bank, pending state and federal approval.
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019, 10:22 p.m.
A man in custody since March on allegations of giving false information to police has been officially charged in connection with the shooting death of 26-year-old Robert H. Wohali.
UPDATED: Fri., April 12, 2019, 9:33 p.m.
The Feb. 11 fire that destroyed five Sandpoint businesses and affected two others, totaling more than $4 million in damages, was ruled an accident Friday by Idaho State Fire Marshal.
UPDATED: Wed., March 27, 2019, 3:11 p.m.
A suspect in a Sandpoint killing is sitting in jail with a $15,000 bond for unrelated charges, and prosecutors say it may take weeks until homicide-related charges are filed.
UPDATED: Wed., March 20, 2019, 7:26 p.m.
Sandpoint police have arrested a man in connection with the fatal shooting of Robert Cameron Hegseth Wohali, who had been missing since Sunday.
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.