Mourning a 104 year old Community Member

This is a story I have been researching and wanting to tell for quite some time.  In October of 2020, Sandpoint lost a vital and important community member of 104 years, the JC Penney Store.  I briefly document the story in the video, which I hope you find informative, fascinating, and hopeful.  What James Cash … Continue reading Mourning a 104 year old Community Member

The Death of our Local SEARS, our Dead Mall, and a Dying Economy

This is a tribute and reflection of the death of our local SEARS. It is sad to see these valued stores in our community disappear. Some people will argue it is online stores competing with them, but most people do not order refrigerators, freezers, washing machines, and snow throwers online because the shipping is ridiculous, … Continue reading The Death of our Local SEARS, our Dead Mall, and a Dying Economy