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First sports gambling spot in Spokane area opens at Northern Quest
December 6, 2021 1:13 p.m.

First sports gambling spot in Spokane area opens at Northern Quest

Northern Quest's Turf Club Sports Book opened last weekend, becoming the first place for legal sports betting outside of video horse racing in the county.

Pinehurst Elementary School November Students of the Month
December 6, 2021 11:31 a.m.

Pinehurst Elementary School November Students of the Month

Congratulations!

December 6, 2021 10:46 a.m.

Jail bookings: Dec. 2-5

Darrell E. Rosenzweig, 40, of Silverton, Idaho was arrested for driving without privileges, driving without insurance, and damage to public lands.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 87: Headlines from 12/1 thru 12/3
December 3, 2021 4:30 p.m.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 87: Headlines from 12/1 thru 12/3

In this episode of the North Idaho Now Podcast, Chanse Watson and Madison Hardy go over the latest news coming out of the Coeur'd Alene/Post Falls Press, the Bonner County Daily Bee, the Shoshone News-Press, and the the Bonners Ferry Herald from Dec. 1-3.

Hometown Holiday Festival kicks off in Wallace
December 3, 2021 6 a.m.

Hometown Holiday Festival kicks off in Wallace

The streets of Wallace are buzzing with Christmas cheer as this weekend kicks off the town’s Hometown Holiday Festival and will continue on to next Friday and Saturday as well. This annual two weekend tradition will focus around Wallace’s friendly small town atmosphere, as visitors will be welcome to shop local businesses and participate in a list of activities for Christmas lovers of all ages.

Shoshone County welcomes new pediatrician
December 3, 2021 6 a.m.

Shoshone County welcomes new pediatrician

The Silver Valley welcomes its first Pediatrician in over 26 years, as Dr. Nicole Odom recently joined the staff at Heritage Health in Kellogg.

WTF is going on here?
December 3, 2021 6 a.m.

WTF is going on here?

Officially known as W.T. Fowlmouth, the concept has been brewing in the mind of owner-operator Drew Plate for several years and now, armed with a cool new space and an unlimited imagination for flavors.

December 3, 2021 midnight

Legals for December, 3 2021

Arrest made following death threat to district one judge
December 2, 2021 6:15 p.m.

Arrest made following death threat to district one judge

Security at the courthouse was temporarily increased to ensure the safety of those inside and determine the source of the threat.

December 2, 2021 3:29 p.m.

Jail bookings: Nov. 29-Dec. 1

Robin Lee Gutierrez, 38, of Silverton, Idaho was arrested for stalking and violating the terrorism control act.

Robert 'Bob' Joseph Stewart Jr., 82
December 2, 2021 12:45 p.m.

Robert 'Bob' Joseph Stewart Jr., 82

Beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and friend. Robert "Bob" Joseph Stewart Jr., 82, passed away Nov. 23, 2021, at The Schneidmiller Hospice House in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. He was born Jan. 11, 1939, in Louisville, Ky. He was the son of Robert and Ruby (Warren) Stewart Sr.

James 'Jim' Leroy Mellen, 62
December 2, 2021 9:20 a.m.

James 'Jim' Leroy Mellen, 62

James “Jim” Leroy Mellen, 62, of Kingston, Idaho, passed away Nov. 29, 2021, at the Schneidmiller Hospice House in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. He was born Oct. 8, 1959, in Wallace, Idaho. Jim was the son of Earl and Laura (Straw) Mellen.

Joann 'Joey' Alice Mousseau, 70
December 2, 2021 9:15 a.m.

Joann 'Joey' Alice Mousseau, 70

Beloved wife, mother, grandmother and sister, Joann “Joey” Alice Mousseau, 70, of Pinehurst, Idaho, passed away Nov. 26, 2021, at Kootenai Health in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. She was born June 29, 1951, in Kellogg, Idaho. Joey was the daughter of Duane and Betty (Christman) Larsen.

Tina Marie Stevenson, 50
December 2, 2021 9:05 a.m.

Tina Marie Stevenson, 50

Beloved daughter, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, Tina Marie Stevenson, 50, of Pinehurst, Idaho, passed away Nov. 23, 2021, at Shoshone Medical Center in Kellogg, Idaho. She was born June 12, 1971, in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Tina was the daughter of John and Cindy (Jackson) Straw.

VIDEO: Tiger King cast coming to Spokane
December 1, 2021 2:17 p.m.

VIDEO: Tiger King cast coming to Spokane

Audience members will be able to hear untold stories that weren't covered in the documentary and interact with the cast in a 30-minute question and answer session.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 86: Headlines from 11/24 thru 11/30 and Interview with Nick Jezierny with Blue Cross of Idaho Foundation for Health
November 30, 2021 4:35 p.m.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 86: Headlines from 11/24 thru 11/30 and Interview with Nick Jezierny with Blue Cross of Idaho Foundation for Health

In this episode of the North Idaho Now Podcast, Chanse Watson and Madison Hardy go over the latest news coming out of the Coeur'd Alene/Post Falls Press, the Bonner County Daily Bee, the Shoshone News-Press, and the the Bonners Ferry Herald from Nov. 24-30.

Taking it all in stride
November 30, 2021 6 a.m.

Taking it all in stride

North Idaho mayors accept walking challenge

News-Press to host Silver Valley Community Christmas Telethon
November 30, 2021 6 a.m.

News-Press to host Silver Valley Community Christmas Telethon

Readers and listeners far and wide are invited to be a part of the annual Silver Valley event on Wednesday, December 8 by keeping an eye on the Shoshone News-Press Facebook page from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Kingston couple opens community food pantry
November 30, 2021 6 a.m.

Kingston couple opens community food pantry

It’s the time of year when people are pitching in all over the community to help out those in need. With hearts to end hunger, Kingston residents David and Danna DeShazer have gone as far as to make their home a resource for those in need of food.

November 30, 2021 midnight

Legals for November, 30 2021

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