3:08 p.m.North Idaho College offices will close at 4 p.m. TODAY Thursday, Jan. 19 due to heavy snow accumulations and hazardous driving conditions. All classes that begin after 4 p.m. are canceled. This includes classes at all off-campus sites and outreach centers such as the NIC Bonners Ferry Center, Silver Valley Center, Ponderay Center, Adult Basic Education Center, and Workforce Training Center. While offices will remain open until 4 p.m., faculty and staff are being asked to advise students to leave campus as soon as they are able before conditions worsen. A decision will be made regarding the campus’ open/closed status by 6 a.m. tomorrow morning. Watch for the emergency notification box on the NIC homepage at www.nic.edu, the MyNIC portal, and other venues listed at http://www.nic.edu/uploads/SnowClosure%20Flier20111-2012.pdf to check for future closure information. Sign up for NICAlerts at http://www.nic.edu/security/eAlerts.asp as well to receive a text message in the event of a campus closure or other emergency.
Lewis-Clark State College and the University of Idaho Coeur d'Alene campuses have also canceled evening classes.