Wednesday, March 22, 2023

Local News

Need more information regarding today's local news? Here, we'll keep you up to date on everything happening in North Idaho today.

Updated 1 day, 6 hours ago

Special athletes shine on Silver Mountain

Last Saturday was the perfect day for the Special Olympics athletes, with clear skies and excellent skiing and b...

Updated 1 day, 13 hours ago
Fundraiser goes purrrfectly

The popular Kellogg watering hole, Dirty Dog Saloon, transformed into the Dirty Kitty last Wednesday, as business owners and the community came together to r...

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
USFS office closed to the public

Due to a staffing shortage, the Coeur d’Alene River Ranger District office serving the Silver Valley will temporarily close to walk-in business beginning thi...

Updated 1 day, 17 hours ago
Osburn PD investigating armed robbery

At roughly 8:30 a.m. a male and female suspect entered the 76 gas station on the corner of N. 3rd Street and E. Mullan Avenue in Osburn. The gas station atte...

Updated 5 days, 13 hours ago
Preventative screenings help avoid stroke

For 4 out of 5 people who have a stroke, their first symptom, unfortunately, is a stroke

Updated 5 days, 17 hours ago
BOCC approves funds for new ambulance

On Wednesday morning the Shoshone Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) unanimously approved the allocation of $150,000 from the East Shoshone Hospital Distri...

Updated 5 days, 17 hours ago
Remembering the Tiger Hotel

Growing up, my grandfather told me stories about the town of Burke. How he worked at the mine, the little shop that would sell sandwiches to miners on their ...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Universities, colleges announce dean's lists

Local universities and colleges have announced Fall 2022 dean's lists and president's lists.

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Add some color with PEO geraniums

Many residents (including this writer) are ready for spring after receiving multiple snowy days in Shoshone County. For some, spring means abundant plants an...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
BOCC addresses concerns, continues to work together

The Shoshone Board of County Commissioners is working hard – not just to help guide and govern the county, but also to find the balance in how they allow res...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
KHS alumni game set for this Friday

Basketball season may be over for the local high schools, but for the Kellogg High School Wildcats there are still two games to be played.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
New design coming to Idaho driver's licenses

This Spring, drivers in Idaho needing to renew their licenses will be noticing changes in the way their new license looks.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
SCASD to address ambulance needs, board vacancies

The Shoshone County Ambulance Service District (SCASD) has been working diligently to make sure that the residents of Shoshone County receive nothing short o...

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Sarah Murphy: Local treasure

Growing a small business can be tough – doing it during a pandemic seemed impossible. But Sarah Murphy isn’t one to back down from the words tough or impossi...

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Local youth embodies patriotism with anthem performances

During February’s state wrestling tournament at the Ford Idaho Center, the Silver Valley youth sang the Star Spangled Banner not just once, but three differe...