'I'm sorry. Please forgive me': Man who killed 11-year-old sister in Medical Lake not expected to surviveKXLY.com | 4 News Now1 DAY AGO
Dogs in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in newport, WA?
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near newport.
Coeur d’Alene mom found in Cotsa Rica with 1-year-old son, charged with kidnapping
COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho – A Coeur d’Alene mom is in custody after fleeing the country with a one-year-old child this summer. During their initial investigation, the Sandpoint Police Department learned that Laurel E. Hannah, 40, had likely fled the county with her one-year-old son, who she does not have custody of. Fears rose that the child was in danger, so the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) Greater Idaho Fugitive Task Force in Coeur d’Alene joined the investigation to find Hannah.
Silverwood Theme Park Announces Major Expansion and Innovations for 2024
Silverwood Theme Park, nestled in the picturesque northern Idaho and renowned as the Northwest's largest theme park, is embarking on a new era of expansion and innovation. Since its humble beginnings as Henley Aerodrome in 1988, Silverwood has grown into a beloved destination featuring over 70 attractions, including the nostalgic Corkscrew coaster and the cutting-edge Stunt Pilot roller coaster. With its adjacent Boulder Beach Water Park, the park blends adrenaline-fueled adventures with refreshing water activities, catering to thrill-seekers and families alike.
Northern Lakes firefighters save dog from house fire that displaced family of nine in Hayden
HAYDEN, Idaho — Crews with the Northern Lakes Fire Protection District rescued a dog from a house fire in Hayden that left a family of nine displaced Thursday morning. According to the department's Facebook page, firefighters arrived at the home around 9:10 a.m. after receiving a call from a concerned neighbor, who heard a smoke detector blaring from the house.
WEATHER ALERT: Several rounds of snow lead to slick roads and difficult mountain travel
Roads are snowy and icy for your Friday morning commute and another round of snow mid-day will keep things active!. Right now, we are expecting 1-2 inches of snow Friday for Spokane and 2-3 inches in CDA, 2-4 inches for the Silver Valley, 1-3 inches in Deer Park, 1-2 inches in Colville, 1-3 inches for the Palouse and several feet of new snow in the mountains. Expect winter travel conditions for mountain passes over the weekend with winter storm warnings in place for Stevens and Washington pass in the Cascades and Lookout pass in north Idaho Friday through Sunday.
Today the gas price is close to $4.09 in Cusick as of 2023-12-01. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Friday is $3.248, a week ago the price is $3.265 , according to AAA.
BOCC to draft response to alleged ‘misinformation’ given by sheriff
The Bonner County board of commissioners touched on multiple aspects of the county’s finances — including the much-debated fairgrounds funds — at their meeting on Nov. 28. Public comment initially brought up concerns over county credit card stipends and how the board awards employee bonuses. Clerk Michael...
Fostering Cultural Integrity: Legislation and Collaboration in Indigenous Artifact Repatriation
Nestled in Bonner County, Idaho, the tranquil town of Cocolalla is not only a hub for nature lovers but also a poignant reminder of the Salish people's heritage. With landscapes that inspire through Cocolalla Lake and trails like the Gold Hill Trailhead, the area is steeped in cultural significance, juxtaposed against its natural beauty. The indigenous connection to these lands is palpable, with every trail and lake telling a story of the Salish's enduring bond with nature.
Kootenai County detectives investigate theft at LA Aluminum in Hayden
HAYDEN, Idaho — The Kootenai County Sheriff's Office is currently searching for suspects involved in a theft at LA Aluminum in Hayden. On Nov. 17 around 10 p.m., a silver 4-door Dodge Ram was seen entering the parking lot of LA Aluminum. Plate information was not able to be seen over surveillance footage.
A Trio of Tantalizing Burgers in Sandpoint You Can't Miss
In this article, we'll be exploring three standout burgers that Sandpoint has to offer. Have you had the chance to savor any of these culinary delights? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Please share your experiences in the comments section below!
Hunters find human remains in northern Idaho north of Rathdrum, name of person and cause of death unknown
KOOTENAI COUNTY, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office in northern Idaho has reported that human remains were discovered Monday morning, November 27. KCSO along with the Kootenai County Coroner’s Office responded to a remote area of Timber Ridge Road, located between Spirit Lake and Twin Lake north of Rathdrum at 9:48am, after receiving a call from a group of hunters who were on their private property and located the remains.
District 1 volunteers celebrate Open Primaries goal
Open Primaries Initiative volunteers celebrated a big milestone Saturday — qualifying the measure for the 2024 ballot. “Legislative District 1 is one of the very first districts in Idaho with enough signatures to qualify our Citizens’ Initiative for the 2024 ballot,” Luke Mayville told initiative volunteers from Bonner and Boundary counties who packed Sandpoint Community Hall.
Hayden Hatten, Gevani McCoy are building a new era of UI football
Sophomore quarterback Gevani McCoy and senior receiver Hayden Hatten have pioneered a new era of Idaho football. On Nov. 20, 2021, the Vandals were leaving Holt Arena in Pocatello following a 14-0 victory over Idaho State, and much like the last two decades, they finished below .500, at 4-7 overall and 3-5 in Big Sky play.
Victims of wildfire in Elk learn more about state, federal resources in town hall meeting
ELK, Wash. — It's been more than three months since two devastating wildfires burned more than 20,000 acres of land, hundreds of buildings, claimed two lives and left behind the communities of Medical Lake and Elk to pick up the pieces. Since then, the process to rebuild has been...
Museum ‘Repeal Party’ fundraiser marks 90th anniversary of Prohibition’s end
There are few better ways to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the repeal of the Prohibition than hanging out at one of the oldest bars in town, listening to live period music and while hearing local stories of the era from museum staff and volunteers. The 1933 Repeal Party will take place from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 5 at the 219 Lounge.
Struggles Continue for Wildfire Victims Awaiting Aid in Medical Lake and Elk
Catch up on the latest from KREM 2 News 10 @ 10. Discover the ongoing struggles of Medical Lake and Elk communities, three months after devastating wildfires. Learn about the hurdles in rebuilding, insurance issues, and the anticipated state and federal resources.
POAC to host grand opening of new gallery with featured artist Jenny Benoit
The Pend Oreille Arts Council will mark the grand opening of its new gallery at 313 N. Second Ave., Suite B, with a celebration Friday, Dec. 1 featuring the work of Jenny Benoit alongside other local artists. Organizers stated in a news release that the opening of the gallery “marks...
New ice rink is proposed to be built in Bonner County
If you don't want to ski in Bonner County, well you could soon go ice skating instead. The county has added a second base to their "Field if Dreams" project, which now includes an ice rink.
Legals for November, 30 2023
STATE TIMBER SALE CR200404, SUNDANCE KID A public oral auction will be conducted at the Idaho Department of Lands office, 2550 Highway 2 W., Sandpoint, ID 83864, at 9:00 a.m. local time, on Tuesday, December 19, 2023 for an estimated 4,900 MBF of timber marked or otherwise designated for cutting. In addition, there is an unestimated volume of forest products that may be removed at the option of the purchaser. Prior to bidding, eligible bidders shall present a certified check or bank draft payable to Idaho Department of Lands, or a bid bond acceptable to the State, in the amount of $149,992.35 which is 10% of the appraised net sale value of $1,499,923.50. The successful bidder’s deposit will be forfeited to the State should the bidder fail to complete the contract. The State will not accept bids from parties who are delinquent on payments on existing state contracts. The average starting minimum bid price is $327.53 per MBF. The sale is located within Section 5, Township 60N, Range 01W; and Sections 30 & 32, Township 61N, Range 01W, B.M., Boundary County, State of Idaho. Sale duration is 3 years. The sale may include blowdown and/or insect and disease infected timber which may result in additional volume and recovery reductions. Interested purchasers should carefully examine the sale and make their own estimates as to volume recovery, surface conditions, and proposed construction prior to bidding on the sale. Additional information concerning the timber and conditions of sale is available to the public and interested bidders on the department’s timber sale website at Timber Sale Advertisement App - Department of Lands or from the Idaho Department of Lands office, Sandpoint, Idaho. Please note purchaser insurance requirements posted on the timber sale website at Timber Sale Purchasing Requirements (idaho.gov). The Department of Lands, as authorized by the State Board of Land Commissioners reserves the right to reject any and all bids provided that good and sufficient grounds for rejecting the bid shall be stated in the rejection notice and shall not be in violation of applicable law. If you are disabled and need some form of accommodation, please call (208) 263-5104 five days prior to the date of sale. For text telephone services, please call 1-800-377-3529. Legal#11217 AD#16239 November 23, 30, December 7, 14, 2023 _________________________
Coffee Lover's Guide: Exploring Sandpoint's Top 3 Cafes
--- This piece explores three unique cafes located in Sandpoint. Have you had the chance to visit any of these delightful spots? If you have, we'd love to hear your experiences and thoughts in the comments section below!