Stories tagged: sandpoint
Thu., May 7, 2020
When Annika Hinds decided to redo her little sister’s bedroom during the pandemic, she found a surprise under the carpet: 50-year-old Spokesman-Review newspapers. And then she was surprised again: video …
UPDATED: Fri., April 10, 2020
Sandpoint company Kochava offers free smartphone data to nonprofits interested in mapping the spread of coronavirus
Kochava, founded in Sandpoint in 2011, is releasing some of the data it collects for digital marketing to people interested in mapping the spread of the highly contagious virus, as …
Sun., Dec. 1, 2019
Robby Meyer said he was surprised when the family dog took a liking to Copper. The chestnut-colored bunny was a birthday gift for Meyer’s 5-year-old daughter.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 26, 2019
A windstorm blowing through the region could cause power outages and unsafe travel conditions just before the Thanksgiving holiday.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 25, 2019
Leo W. Welke, 28, of Priest River, Idaho was struck by a driver from Spokane Valley and died at the hospital Sunday evening.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 12, 2019
Alan A. Ropp, 44, of Sandpoint, was pronounced dead at the scene of a crash on Highway 2 in Dover Tuesday afternoon that was caused when a Nissan pickup truck, …
Sun., Nov. 10, 2019
An 8-year-old Idaho girl obliterated a state catch-and-release record last month while fishing with her family at Lake Pend Oreille.
Thu., Oct. 3, 2019
Kyle Perry represents the kind of well-rounded student-athlete a state school like the University of Idaho gets when its recruiting is on its game. He is not merely a Vandal, …
Sat., Aug. 31, 2019
The University of Idaho received approval from the State Board of Education Thursday to sell a 75-acre parcel of land in Sandpoint that has gone unused for more than a …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 8, 2019
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
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
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
The Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness is holding its annual fundraiser Wednesday at the Idaho Pour Authority in Sandpoint.
Mon., May 6, 2019
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Five businesses were destroyed Monday morning after a fire tore through a historic brick building in downtown Sandpoint.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019
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
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
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
Expert tracker and wildlife researcher Brian Baxter will teach an animal tracking class Saturday in Sandpoint.
Mon., Jan. 14, 2019
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
A 2-year-old boy died in a house fire in Sandpoint early Saturday morning.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019
A 67-year-old man was killed near Dover, Idaho, early Friday morning when his vehicle hit a tree.
Fri., Jan. 4, 2019
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 …