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North Idaho 14-day weather forecast
August 15, 2022 1:20 a.m.

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast

Coeur du Christ Academy, Coeur d'Alene Tribe partner for youth football camp
August 15, 2022 1:09 a.m.

Coeur du Christ Academy, Coeur d'Alene Tribe partner for youth football camp

Retired National Football League quarterback Kellen Clemens led the effort to bring local youth together for a day of athletic excellence, teamwork, good sportsmanship and a love for the game of football on July 21. The Foundation Football Camp was held on the artificial turf of the new Marimn Health Coeur Center, a 32,500-square-foot community center built on 20 acres of land in Worley where a significant percentage of youth growing up on the reservation live.

Roots in real estate
August 15, 2022 1:08 a.m.

Roots in real estate

Jared McFarland named Realtor of the Year

McFarland earns real estate honor

CDAIDE welcomes executive director Jason Nye
August 15, 2022 1:07 a.m.

CDAIDE welcomes executive director Jason Nye

New leader brings hospitality, business, communications experience

Jason Nye is the new executive director of CDAIDE, the Coeur d'Alene nonprofit that provides resources and assistance for food service and hospitality workers who find themselves in need of support. He took the reins July 1. "When I heard about CDAIDE and how they offer support to people in those situations, it was something I'd never heard of before," he said.

It's now a below-normal season for tropical storms and tornadoes
August 15, 2022 1:06 a.m.

It's now a below-normal season for tropical storms and tornadoes

We’ve seen extreme weather patterns in the spring with practically a complete flip to the other extreme in recent months.

Rally promotes unity in North Idaho
August 15, 2022 1:05 a.m.

Rally promotes unity in North Idaho

Residents gather to discuss issues impacting Idahoans

About two dozen Kootenai County residents gathered Saturday on the steps of the courthouse to discuss political issues impacting Idahoans, as well as how to bring Idahoans together to find solutions. Among them was Cayden Stone, an 18-year-old college student from Coeur d’Alene. Stone was the student body president at Lake City High School during his senior year. He said he wants to be involved in local and state politics in part to give a voice to Idaho’s youth.

Today's Ghastly Groaner
August 15, 2022 1 a.m.

Today's Ghastly Groaner

My friend just asked me why I'm wearing my sweatshirt in August

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: A hot — but fun — week at the ol’ ballgames
August 14, 2022 1:30 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: A hot — but fun — week at the ol’ ballgames

Weird thing about college wood-bat league games — walking among the umpires and the players on the way out of the ballpark after the game. Hard to imagine that happening at a major league game.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: If PFF is right, Seahawks' season could go POOF in a hurry
August 14, 2022 1:25 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: If PFF is right, Seahawks' season could go POOF in a hurry

“There’s a good chance that the final weeks of the season result in a quarterback starting for Seattle who is not in the picture as things currently stand.”

Empowering through ideas
August 14, 2022 1:09 a.m.

Empowering through ideas

Mountain States Policy Center launches apolitical, data-driven think tank

A new era is dawning in the realm of objective data sharing and policy making. The Mountain States Policy Center, founded this year, is a free market, independent think tank that provides fact-based research and recommendations to lawmakers, the media and the public.

Big pride in small town
August 14, 2022 1:08 a.m.

Big pride in small town

Parade highlights Athol's celebration

Athol pride

'Legacy' lives on the water
August 14, 2022 1:07 a.m.

'Legacy' lives on the water

Coeur d’Alene Antique & Classic Boat Festival continues today at floating boardwalk

Beautiful boats on display

Bringing the burgers
August 14, 2022 1:06 a.m.

Bringing the burgers

The Burger Dock opens soon

Business bits for Aug. 14.

Karen Jean Young (Peterson), 81
August 14, 2022 1 a.m.

Karen Jean Young (Peterson), 81

Karen Jean Young (Peterson) was born on September 23, 1940, to Peter N. Peterson and Marjorie Peterson (Christensen) in Coeur D’ Alene, Idaho. She passed away on July 8, 2022, peacefully with her family by her side in Spokane, Washington.

Local education matters
August 14, 2022 1 a.m.

Local education matters

It’s been said that “August is like the Sunday of summer," and as this season of fun-in-the-sun makes way for back-to-school shopping, we cannot help but reflect on just how valuable our local schools are to our business community. Many unfortunately separate the two - considering school and business just two proverbial steps in the staircase of life. At the Coeur d’Alene Regional Chamber, we view it differently. We believe that schools and business go hand in hand - that one mutually fuels the other, and does so with a profound generational impact.

Faye LaValley, 73
August 14, 2022 1 a.m.

Faye LaValley, 73

Born May 19, 1949 in Jasper, Alabama to Selmer and Mary Tate, Faye LaValley passed away Tuesday, August 9, 2022 in Silverton, Idaho.

HUCKLEBERRIES: Jesus and the Packers
August 14, 2022 1 a.m.

HUCKLEBERRIES: Jesus and the Packers

A great gift and tales of some local heroes

First, you should know that Ben Fairfield loves the Green Bay Packers. And that he has passed his love for The Pack along to his three sons -- Noah, Jacob, and Matthew. Now, onward.

August 14, 2022 1 a.m.

Community Thanks

See who's thankful!

Leavenworth living
August 14, 2022 1 a.m.

Leavenworth living

Neighborhood of the Week hits the road

A little bit of Old Europe in the heart of the Inland Northwest, Leavenworth in central Washington is probably the second most desired destination for Christmas cheer (first place going to North Idaho, obviously).

August 14, 2022 1 a.m.

EDITORIAL: Welcome to new thinker on the block

If you're a fan of the free market, you'll want to hear what Mountain States Policy Center has to say.