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Summer Highlights

Senior Olivia Lynch is caught in action successfully rowing her first boat down the Lower Main Salmon this summer.
Sandpoint High School students share their favorite experiences from summer 2020.
September 18, 2020

The summer of 2020 was unlike most summers, yet it is a summer we will all remember. Due to Covid-19 Sandpoint High School students were more restricted from the freedom summer usually brings them. However,...

COVID-19 COSTS JOBS ON SCHWEITZER

The wintery-view atop of Schweitzer Mountain won't be seen until next year for skiers and snowboarders.
Schweitzer Mountain Resort lays off a majority of their employees
March 25, 2020

As of last Thursday March 19, Schweitzer is officially closed for the season as response to the recent Coronavirus outbreak. Out of their approximately 650 employees, over 400 were laid off indefinitely. Schweitzer...

SKIING FOR C’S

CP staffer Cyrus Blaine attempts to pass as a middle schooler to go skiing.
SMS students receive ski and ride program for academic performance
February 25, 2020

Junior high students of Sandpoint Middle School are hitting the slopes with the ski and ride program. This new program began on the 8th of January and will end on the 26th of February. Every Wednesday,...

STARTER PACK: THE SKI BUMS

STARTER PACK: THE SKI BUMS
Here are common tendencies from the "Ski Bums"
February 14, 2020

[email protected]: AVALANCHE SAFETY

Connor Bird talks COVID-19 with two other staffers in this week's podcast.
Avalanche safety expert Eric Morgan shares tips for surviving an avalanche
February 1, 2020

Click on the podcast player below to listen to Connor Bird's interview with avalanche safety expert Eric Morgan. Morgan talks about the recent deadly avalanche at Silver Mountain and what you can do...

DAY IN THE LIFE: SCHWEITZER EMPLOYEE

Schweitzer Mountain Resort has a history of hiring high school students.
CP staffer describes a normal day at her job
January 29, 2020

On a normal Saturday morning, many Sandpoint kids are blissfully sleeping in, enjoying the weekend. They wake up around 10:00 am, check their phones, and let out a sigh of relief because it’s the weekend....

SANDPOINT SLEDDING 101

The survey shows the best sledding area and best type of sled among SHS students.
Your guide to spectacular Sandpoint sledding
December 30, 2019

Winter is here and that means everyone's favorite winter activity, sledding, is transpiring. From a saucer to a cafeteria tray, there is no doubt that you will have fun partaking in this venture.  There...

GUIDE TO SCHWEITZER’S NEW LIFTS

Colburn Park being constructed earlier this year.
Schweitzer's Snow Ghost has been replaced
November 25, 2019

During these last few weeks Schweitzer Mountain Resort has been putting the final touches on the two lifts replacing Snow Ghost. While many know of this change, few are aware of the details. Snow Ghost,...

GOOD FALL HUNTING

Sophomore Ethan Butler poses with a turkey he shot during the season.
Hunting season opens in the fall, providing recreation for SHS students
November 14, 2019

For many students of Sandpoint High School, fall doesn’t just mean the start of school or football games. It means hunting season. October is the heart of the season, as deer, elk, duck, bear, and more...

SANDPOINT’S PASSION FOR THE PLANET

Members of Earth Club pose for the picture.
SHS community is doing their part to care for the environment
November 8, 2019

In this day and age, it is difficult to avoid the urgent environmental issues surrounding us, from climate change, to extinction and endangerment of species, to overwhelming population growth. “The unfortunate...

THE THRILL OF THE CATCH

Ethan Butler displays a Steelhead on the Clearwater River.
Sandpoint High School students give insight upon their love for the sport of fishing
May 13, 2019

Chase Ramsey, Junior Q: What is your favorite aspect of fishing? A: My favorite part is just being out there! You make so many memories with great friends and family even if you don’t catch any...

Q&A WITH TAYLOR SADEWIC

Taylor Sadewic has spent 10 years working with horses. The sophomore want to pursue a career in equine therapy.
Sophomore's passion for horses started when she was 7
April 26, 2019

Sophomore Taylor Sadewic says there is a feeling of “indescribable joy” when she is riding her horses. Sadewic discussed with the Cedar Post that joy and the passion she has developed working with...

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