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Search called off for missing woman
June 18, 2024 2:18 p.m.

Search called off for missing woman

The official search for a missing Smelterville woman has been called off according to the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office.

Shoshone County jail bookings
June 18, 2024 1 a.m.

Shoshone County jail bookings

Arrests and bookings for Shoshone County jail.

Friends of the River Coalition adds shuttle to river recreation this summer
June 18, 2024 1 a.m.

Friends of the River Coalition adds shuttle to river recreation this summer

The Friends of the River Coalition have unveiled a shuttle bus to help alleviate parking issues in the North Fork of the Coeur d'Alene River in Kingston.


Annette Marie DeMasters, 52
June 18, 2024 1 a.m.

Annette Marie DeMasters, 52

Annette Marie DeMasters, beloved mother, daughter, sister and aunt, age 52, of Columbus, Montana, passed away on Wednesday, June 5, 2024, in Billings, Montana.

Colleen Sharon Milholland, 79
June 18, 2024 1 a.m.

Colleen Sharon Milholland, 79

Colleen Sharon Milholland, 79, of Pinehurst, ID, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and sister, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on June 14, 2024.

Wallace passes noise ordinance
June 18, 2024 1 a.m.

Wallace passes noise ordinance

The new ordinance was a revised version after the original draft ordinance had been heavily scrutinized by locals, concerned by how it could potentially impact businesses in Wallace’s commercial district.


Moon Pass expected to reopen in July
June 18, 2024 1 a.m.

Moon Pass expected to reopen in July

A rockslide that blocked the road over Moon Pass has been cleared and crews expect to have the roadway opened early next month, according to Shoshone County Planning and Zoning Director Jessica Stutzke.

KCSO searching for missing woman
June 17, 2024 12:55 p.m.

KCSO searching for missing woman

The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office is currently searching for a missing woman in the area surrounding the Cataldo Boat Launch.

Two airlifted after ATV crash in Shoshone County
June 14, 2024 11:15 a.m.

Two airlifted after ATV crash in Shoshone County

An ATV crash Wednesday in Shoshone County involved injuries to two people and required Life Flight and Two Bear Air to lift them to receive medical care, according to a social media release by the Shoshone County Sheriff’s Office.


Kellogg hopes to grow Fourth of July celebration
June 14, 2024 1 a.m.

Kellogg hopes to grow Fourth of July celebration

The city of Kellogg is making a concerted effort to revive its annual Fourth of July celebration. After years of hit-or-miss events, Kellogg community planner Monica Miller has put together a plan that she hopes will revitalize the holiday in the Silver Valley.

Marty and Max: Clagstone Ranch – The Spirit of North Idaho's Rugged Individualism
June 14, 2024 1 a.m.

Marty and Max: Clagstone Ranch – The Spirit of North Idaho's Rugged Individualism

Wyatt Earp, the legendary lawman of the Wild West, arrived in Coeur d’Alene during the rush of 1884 and was appointed deputy sheriff of Kootenai County. According to the Spokane Falls Review, in one particularly heated altercation, around 50 shots were exchanged when Wyatt and his brother Jim stepped between the warring factions. With remarkable composure, they stood amid the flying bullets, joking about the participants' poor marksmanship. Earp emerged as a local businessman, road builder, and community leader, leaving a lasting legacy in the region.

One of the Silver Valley's finest: Sgt. Maj. David Nimrick
June 14, 2024 1 a.m.

One of the Silver Valley's finest: Sgt. Maj. David Nimrick

On Wednesday, David Nimrick graduated from the Sergeants Major Academy and was promoted to Sergeant Major in the United States Army.


Wine, artisan items, snacks on the menu at Nocturn in Kellogg
June 14, 2024 1 a.m.

Wine, artisan items, snacks on the menu at Nocturn in Kellogg

Sister site to Radio Brewing Company opens

There wasn’t necessarily a fully realized plan in mind in 2019 when Ashley Malcolm bought the property on Emerson Lane, but the opportunity was too good for her to pass up.

Shoshone County jail bookings
June 14, 2024 1 a.m.

Shoshone County jail bookings

Arrests and jail bookings for Shoshone County jail

Favorite things about the Silver Valley: Elmer's Fountain
June 14, 2024 1 a.m.

Favorite things about the Silver Valley: Elmer's Fountain

The Silver Valley is full of special places. Many of them are front and center in the community, but some of them are hidden in plain sight. One of the more unique spots is Elmer’s Fountain.


Poorman named magistrate judge
June 11, 2024 1:20 a.m.

Poorman named magistrate judge

Tristan Poorman is the newest magistrate judge for the First Judicial District, filling the vacancy created by Judge Ross Pittman’s appointment to the Kootenai County District Court bench.

Forever Idaho grant funding up for grabs, closes this week
June 11, 2024 1:10 a.m.

Forever Idaho grant funding up for grabs, closes this week

Grant applications are currently open for the Forever Idaho Grant Program through Idaho Community Foundation. The grant program strives to address a range of emerging needs among nonprofits to better communities and the deadline for applications for North Idaho is Saturday, June 15.

Food insecurity on the rise in Shoshone County, statewide
June 11, 2024 1:05 a.m.

Food insecurity on the rise in Shoshone County, statewide

Food insecurity is on the rise across the state, with Shoshone County topping the chart with about 2,220 people or 16.5% of the population experiencing instability around providing stable food sources, according to Map the Meal Gap report recently released through Feeding America.


Wallace Chamber seeks volunteers for visitor center
June 11, 2024 1 a.m.

Wallace Chamber seeks volunteers for visitor center

With about 30,000 visitors using resources each year at the Wallace Visitor Center, the Wallace Chamber of Commerce is looking for help.

Janice Elaine Solum, 80
June 11, 2024 1 a.m.

Janice Elaine Solum, 80

Janice Elaine Solum of Wallace, Idaho, passed at home May 30, 2024.

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