Sandpoint, Idaho, is a four-season resort town built along the shores of scenic Lake Pend Oreille. Its population surged by 21% in the past decade to about 8,900.
SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) — Officials in northern Idaho have recovered the bodies of all four victims who were killed after their boat capsized on the Pend Oreille River.
SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) — A judge has dropped a cannibalism charge against a northern Idaho man after finding that there wasn’t enough evidence to move forward to a trial, but said the man will still face a first-degree murder charge.
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — BNSF Railway has announced plans to resume operation of its mainline rail corridor through southern Montana, ending a lease with Montana Rail Link.
SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) — A snowboarder at Schweitzer Mountain Resort has died, authorities said.

The Bonner County Sheriff’s Office said 27-year-old Riley Hadeen of Sandpoint went missing Sunday at about 2:30 p.m. and was found at about 10 a.m.
SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho man accused in the September killing of a man has been charged with the additional crime of cannibalism and authorities in court documents said the suspect believed he could “cure his brain” by eating some of the victim.
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — A northern Idaho mayor has announced he’s running for governor.

Sandpoint Mayor Shelby Rognstad said Monday in Lewiston that he’s running as a Democrat to defeat first-term Republican Gov.
SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) — A county commissioner in northern Idaho has proposed defunding the local health district after the district instituted a mask mandate to slow the spread of the coronavirus as it surges in the area.
A black 1998 Subaru Forester driven by Keanu M.
“I’m going to go paint the field when I’m done,” he said.
A California man who has called the Holocaust “a lie” and claims Jews conspired to stop him from winning a U.S.
Luke Mayville was a junior at Sandpoint High School when the 9/11 attacks happened, and his English teacher, Marianne Love, encouraged the quiet, high-performing student to read his essay on the attacks in front of a school assembly just a few days later.
SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) — The state is beginning to embrace the concept of pairing Idaho Department of Fish & Game conservation officers with service dogs.
Century left the 4A state tournament Saturday with plenty to bring home, sweeping the team titles and earning a girls singles title, boys doubles title and medals for top four finishes at the Boise Racquet Club.
That dark-haired woman standing behind Michelle Obama at the first lady’s farewell speech Friday looked familiar because she is.
A North Idaho startup aiming to boost online security and a virtual reality company with Palouse roots are showing their stuff this week at CES, the flashy, cutting-edge gadget show in Las Vegas.
With every seat in the Idaho Legislature up for a vote, most incumbents held their seats and the Legislature retained its overwhelmingly GOP cast in Tuesday’s general election.