While Shoshone County voter turnout numbers were not available from the Shoshone County Elections office as of press time on May 19, a comparison to the number of mail-in ballots cast in the 2020 primary to this year show a slight increase from 2,137 to 2,563.
The Food and Drug Administration's commissioner says a shuttered baby formula factory could be up and running by next week. FDA Commissioner Robert Califf faced congressional anger Thursday for not answering questions about whether his agency should have intervened earlier at the Michigan plant tied to a national formula shortage.
Drought is expected to impact much of the Pacific Northwest this summer, including areas in eastern Washington, southern Oregon and southern Idaho. A recent map from the U.S. Drought Monitor shows that about 54% of Washington is experiencing abnormally dry or drought conditions, with about 25% of the state in an area of severe or extreme drought.
With the recent birth of Koen Garitone, the Carlson family decided to take advantage of the opportunity to snap a five-generation phone to celebrate the occasion. Pictured from the left are baby Koen Garitone with mother Makayla Carlson, grandpa Chris Carlson, great grandma Teresa Carlson and great great grandma Esther Capparelli.
Fans of road construction season will be thrilled to hear that a new project will be beginning next week on Interstate 90.
Those of you who are not fans of road work… keep reading anyway, because you will probably want to know this too.
In this episode of the North Idaho Now Podcast, Chanse Watson and Molly Roberts take you through the latest news coming out of the Coeur d'Alene/Post Falls Press, the Bonner County Daily Bee, and the Shoshone News-Press from May 15-17.