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PRIEST RIVER — An access disagreement is emerging as the city and private developers assemble a comprehensive waterfront plan that embraces the Pend Oreille River and ties into downtown revitalization.
I am writing this in hopes that you will share with other who I undoubtedly owe an apology. I admit I am old, set in my ways and repeatedly have defended the actions of the police across the country, I was wrong and what I saw on TV today convinced me that the “police” are the common denominator in all the violence that has taken place across the country.
Three days ago, my 5-year-old daughter fell off a stool and the stool came down hard on my big, shoeless toe.
“What goes around comes around.” “History repeats itself.” “Ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny.” “Deja vu all over again.”
SANDPOINT — With three local historic buildings earning honors at Saturday’s Orchid and Onion Awards ceremony, it was very much Sandpoint’s party.
Pictured from left, the Tanner-Nesbitt House, The Heartwood Center and the Sandpoint Depot. Those behind the preservation of each received Orchid Awards from Preservation Idaho for their efforts at the group’s 38th annual Orchid and Onion Awards held Saturday at 2014 honoree, the Sandpoint Business and Events Center. (Photo by CAROLINE LOBSINGER)
SANDPOINT — Twenty-five years in the publishing trade will take you through some big changes. Not Gutenberg Press kind of big, perhaps, but substantial enough to require a name change and a revised approach to corralling words and getting them in front of readers.
Chris Bessler, president and CEO of Keokee, a marketing and communications firm, has used technology to guide his business through constantly changes tides since he first opened shop in Sandpoint 25 years ago. (Photo by DAVID GUNTER)
SANDPOINT — Does your tennis game need some work? Then join Jack Fournier for a Tennis Tune Up Clinic on Saturday, June 13 from noon to 2 p.m. at Travers Park tennis courts.
COEUR d’ALENE — Kootenai and Benewah counties, and half of Bonner County, are in “severe drought,” according to the U.S. Drought Monitor’s newest report.
SANDPOINT — It’s a battle over emergency services turf between the Sagle Fire District and Bonner County Emergency Medical Services: Who should provide EMS services in the Sagle and south county area, what those services are, and will be — and who gets the money to provide it.
Helen Kathryn Bezon, 102, passed away on Wednesday, May 27, 2015, at Valley Vista Care in Sandpoint, Idaho.
Sally Ann Lindemann was born Sally Ann Stuart on Dec. 24, 1941, in Davenport, Iowa, to parents Lyle and Alice Stuart. She passed away at her home in Portland, Ore., on May 12, 2015, at the age of 73 following an extended illness.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS In the matter of the estate of Norman L. Bolstad and Ruth E. Bolstand, deceased, Probate Case No. CV-2014-2063, Bonner County, Idaho. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Jay Leonard Bolstad has been appointed Personal Representative of the above named estate. All persons having claims against said deceased are required to present the same within four (4) months of the date of first publication of this Notice or said claims will be forever barred. Claims must either be presented to Jay Leonard Bolstad, Personal Representative of the estate, at the law office of Terry Jensen, Attorney at Law, 218 Cedar St., Suite 203, P.O. Box 1382, Sandpoint Idaho 83864, or filed with the clerk of the court. DATED this 27th day of May, 2015. Terry Jensen, Attorney for the Personal Representative 218 Cedar St., Suite 203 P.O. Box 1382 Sandpoint, ID 83864 (208) 265-9564 SNP Legal 3611 May 30, 2015 June 6, 13, 2015
SANDPOINT — The Sandpoint Elks Lodge No. 1376 is offering a superb youth golf program: Hook A Kid On Golf 2015. Sign up begins at 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 30 and takes place at the Elks Lodge, 30196 Highway 200 in Ponderay. Signups will be first come first serve.
SANDPOINT — Area youth from 9-14 years-old recently took part in the first ever Sandpoint Community Track and Field Meet, formerly Hershey’s.
Lola Mae Brown, 72, passed away on Saturday, May 23, 2015, in Sandpoint, Idaho.
SANDPOINT — The Bonner County Planning & Zoning Commission is considering land use code amendments addressing retreat standards and shooting ranges.
SANDPOINT — Quest Aircraft Company had a successful debut at last week’s European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition, which included a deal signing for a Kodiak with a European customer.
Does Common Core have an insidious element of relativism in it, or an element that could lead to relativism? When I first heard about it, that is the first thing that came to my mind, and the more I learned, the more I questioned. Something to think about.
So, is a bike a vehicle or a pedestrian? In Sandpoint, they are both — depending upon the choice of the cyclist. It’s dangerous for both the driver of the vehicle and dangerous for the cyclist.
Jessica Barrett-Fox Jacobson was an angel on earth. She was at her home in La Selva Beach when she passed into heaven on May 11, 2015.
Harley Clayton Gunter, 87, of Sagle died peacefully at his daughter’s home in Independence, Mo., on May 9, 2015.
William L. Siegfried, beloved husband, father, and grandfather passed away to be with Jesus on May 1, 2015, at the Veteran’s Home in Columbia Falls, Mont.
The people who enter their vehicles in our annual “Lost in the ’50s” show on Saturday pay good money for the space they take up for said entered vehicles. I have never, ever, heard a single one of them really complain about this as they all know it’s what makes it work.