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Updated 18 hours, 8 minutes ago

Shoshone Clerk clarifies voting options for Nov. 3 election

COVID-19 continues to impact our nation and Shoshone County is no exception.

Updated 1 week ago
KSD, BCSD both contact tracing following positive test

KSD officials say they found no evidence of exposure following football game in Bonners Ferry, where a positive COVID-19 test result was made public on Sunday.

Updated 1 week ago
Fuller Center moves forward with fundraisers

The Silver Valley Fuller Center is set to host two of their annual fundraisers this month– Ride The Wall and the Annual Walk-A-Thon.

Updated 1 week ago
Early signs positive for KSD

Much like their neighbors to the east in Wallace, the district has split their classroom sizes into purple and gold days to reduce the amount of students in ...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
NIC classes suspended Monday due to air quality

Due to forecasted hazardous air quality conditions, North Idaho...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Silver Valley air quality 'hazardous'

All persons advised to avoid outdoor activity

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
County P&Z mulls comprehensive plan amendments

The topic of mountain and hillside development took center-stage Wednesday night at the Shoshone County Planning and Zoning Commission’s most recent meeting ...

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Water bottle donation fills hole in school supply need

SMC Foundation uses grant funds to purchase 1,500 water bottles that were donated to local elementary school students.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
EPA work progresses in Canyon Creek

Construction efforts at the Canyon Complex Repository/Waste Consolidation Area (CCR/WCA) continue to move forward, but the finish line is in sight.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Idaho unemployment claims rise 3% over previous week

New initial claims for unemployment insurance benefits totaled 3,804 for the week ending Sept. 5, increasing 3 percent - or 118 claims - from the previous week.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
County reopens privately blocked road

Shoshone County officials had to remove a man-made road block on Wednesday morning after the party responsible refused to do so.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Firefighters battle four North Idaho blazes

Blazes near Bayview, Blanchard, Orofino, and now the Callahan Fire west of Troy, Montana.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
SCSO has busy Labor Day weekend

Amid a global pandemic and the drive for families to spend more time outdoors, the SCSO didn’t quite know what to expect for this Labor Day weekend.

Updated 2 weeks ago
Firefighters attack five large wildfires at the same time

(North Idaho) Idaho Department of Lands (IDL) and our partners are responding to multiple fires in northern Idaho, and high winds are creating conditions for...

Updated 2 weeks ago
Hundreds rally for president

Two-hour event colorful

Updated 2 weeks ago
Mother nature huffs and puffs

Windstorm knocks out power to 50,000 across region