Saturday, September 25, 2021

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 15 hours, 39 minutes ago

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 68: Headlines from 9/22 thru 9/24

In this episode of the North Idaho Now Podcast, Chanse Watson and Madison Hardy go over the latest news coming o...

Updated 1 day, 1 hour ago
Taft Tunnel Preservation Society receives Esto Perpetua award

On Aug. 23, TTPS Executive Director Dean Cooper traveled to Boise to accept one of 12 Esto Perpetua awards given out this year after the group was nominated ...

Updated 1 day, 19 hours ago
SMC does it again!

This year the fair was scheduled to be back in-person after last year’s was called off due to the pandemic, but with positive cases beginning to increase, ev...

Updated 1 day, 21 hours ago
Sentencing date set for drunk driver

Sentencing has been scheduled for admitted drunk driver Wallace Eugene Pratt. Pratt, 69, was arrested in July this year on a charge of driving under the in...

Updated 1 day, 22 hours ago
Bringing Christmas back to Pinehurst

Planning is underway for the Pinehurst Christmas Festival and organizers are looking for volunteers.

Updated 1 day, 22 hours ago
Area schools report high absenteeism

School districts across the country are still battling the effects of the Covid-19 Pandemic, and while a return to remote learning is the last thing anyone w...

Updated 2 days, 7 hours ago
NIC president terminated

In a 3-2 vote, the North Idaho College Board of Trustees voted to terminate college President Rick MacLennan’s contract without cause by the end of day Thurs...

Updated 2 days, 18 hours ago
DEQ releases mobile app providing real-time air quality information

The AIR Idaho app features air quality information relative to your location as well as an interactive real-time map that displays data from over 30 monitori...

Updated 3 days, 17 hours ago
North Idaho Now podcast Episode 67: Headlines from 9/18 thru 9/21

In this episode of the North Idaho Now Podcast, Chanse Watson and Josh McDonald go over the latest news coming out of the Coeur'd Alene/Post Falls Press, the...

Updated 4 days, 11 hours ago
Wallace home declared total loss after fire

Based on where the smoke was coming from, crews had a difficult time at first determining the point of ignition.

Updated 4 days, 18 hours ago
Idaho’s unemployment rate drops to 2.9% for August

Shoshone holds third highest rate

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago
Epizootic hemorrhagic disease detected in Panhandle region white-tailed deer

Fish and Game continues to ask for public to report dead or sick deer to (208) 769-1414

Updated 4 days, 20 hours ago
All evacuation orders lifted on Deceitful Fire

USFS issues final update

Updated 4 days, 22 hours ago
No emergency levy for KSD

The Kellogg School Board of Trustees decided not to request emergency levy funds despite a surprising uptick in students across the district.

Updated 4 days, 23 hours ago
Respect isn't an illusion

Respecting one another was the flavor of the day for students at Pinehurst Elementary School last week during the school’s first assembly of the year.