Chasing a Mega-Load in North Idaho
It was just past 2 a.m., Aug. 15, and members of environmental group Wild Idaho Rising Tide were crawling down North Idaho's Highway 200 in a rented Kia.
Idaho support groups - Mon, 18 Aug 2014 PST
Support for mothers of multiples of all ages. Meets the second Thursday of each month, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Mountain View Bible Church, 3974 N. Chase Road, Post Falls.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Spotlight: Preu steps in for Shelson at Sandpoint - Sun, 17 Aug 2014 PST
Headed to Sandpoint for today's Festival at Sandpoint Finale featuring the Spokane Symphony? Note there's been a substitution.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Fatal crash blocking U.S. 95 near Sandpoint - Fri, 15 Aug 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. The Idaho State Police say a fatality crash is blocking all lanes of U.S. Highway 95 on the Long Bridge near Sandpoint.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Idaho's Lone Amtrak Station Undergoing Renovation
For 98 years, passengers have shuttled east and west through the train station in Sandpoint-including President Theodore Roosevelt in 1911 during a stop recommended by Idaho Senator William Borah.
Megaload Reaches Athol
The mega-load of oil refinery equipment traveling through Idaho advanced up Highway 95 last night to the Athol area.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
Maintaining an Edge in Today's Competitive Market
After obtaining his MBA in 1978, Raphael Barta began his career developing high-end ski resort, hotel and mixed-use retail/residential projects.
Bearing the Load
The pilings for the first Long Bridge were driven in 1908. The latest incarnation of the Long Bridge was completed in 1981.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Mega-Loads Taking Longer Than Expected to Reach Idaho Panhandle
A 926,000-pound piece of oil refining equipment the size of a NASA rocket is on its way to the Idaho Panhandle, but it isn't getting there as quickly as the Idaho Department of Transportation expected.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Megaload Headed This Way Sunday
A megaload shipment is expected to delay traffic on U.S. Highway 95 and Idaho's Highway 200 starting Sunday night.
Also happening - Fri, 08 Aug 2014 PST
Nine Mile Falls Dam Days Starting today at 6 p.m. we'll be "Bringing Back the '80s" with dinner and showing of "Footloose" under the stars, live and silent auctions and a teen dance.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Mega-Load Could Roll Through Idaho Panhandle as Early as This Weekend
The Long Bridge across the Pend Oreille River lives up to its name, measuring about 2 miles from end to end.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Company of Fools' Shirley Valentine Begins Run Today
Shirley Valentine is back by popular demand for three nights only, starting tonight! Company of Fools presents this critically acclaimed Tony-nominated one-woman show starring Denise Simone begins tonight, August 7, and continues through August 9 at the Liberty Theatre in Hailey.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
From a simple mind
Storm damage around Bonner County...
Northern Lights working hard to get everyone back on line with power Highway 95 homes with roofs peeled.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Hucks: Caught In High-Speed Chase
Nels Mitchell, the Democratic candidate for U.S. Sen. Jim Risch's seat, didn't know what to do when he was caught in the middle of a high-speed chase on Long Bridge in Sandpoint last Sunday.
2nd Storm Blasts Through Region
Matt Goode, a Whitworth University alumnus, stands Sunday on the root ball of a massive pine that dropped on the music building.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Marathoner Tries Pend Oreille Swim
While the rest of us sit inside at our air-conditioned desks or do whatever else we can to stay cool today, it's fair to say Elaine K. Howley has the most strenuous plan to beat the heat.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Marathon Swimmer Set to Attempt 34-mile Crossing of North Idaho's Lake Pend Oreille
The route Elaine Howley will take in her attempt to swim the length of Lake Pend Oreille will cover 34 miles and could take as long as 24 hours, should the weather get dicey.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Pine Street Bakery - Sandpoint, ID
Way back in the 1990s, before Starbuck's was everywhere, we spent a week in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, and started every morning with wake-up drinks at a little eatery named Java on Sherman.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Sandpoint Shooting Details Aired
The woman who was killed in an armed confrontation with Sandpoint Police on July 8 was brought to Bonner General Health by her husband because he said she was exhibiting "erratic" and "aggressive" behavior, according to the Bonner County Sheriff's Office.