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GOP-controlled Arizona county refuses to certify election
November 28, 2022 12:50 p.m.

GOP-controlled Arizona county refuses to certify election

Conspiracy theories surrounding this process surfaced in early 2021, focused on what appeared to be an outdated accreditation certificate for one of the companies that was posted online

Montana officials urge judge to lift limit on wolf kills
November 28, 2022 11:25 a.m.

Montana officials urge judge to lift limit on wolf kills

Environmentalists in October sued the state over its regulations, which authorize the killing of 456 wolves

Hawaii’s Mauna Loa starts to erupt, sending ash nearby
November 28, 2022 11:25 a.m.

Hawaii’s Mauna Loa starts to erupt, sending ash nearby

Most of the people on the island live in the city of Kailua-Kona to the west of the volcano, which has about 23,000 people, and Hilo to the east, with about 45,000

VIDEO: Winter Weather Advisory in effect with major snowstorm on the way
November 28, 2022 10:35 a.m.

VIDEO: Winter Weather Advisory in effect with major snowstorm on the way

Light snow fell on the Inland Northwest early Monday morning, as we track a major storm that could drop eight inches of snow or more on Wednesday.

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast
November 28, 2022 1:20 a.m.

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast

StanCraft buys North Idaho Maritime
November 28, 2022 1:09 a.m.

StanCraft buys North Idaho Maritime

Purchase will create workforce of more than 200

StanCraft Companies recently purchased North Idaho Maritime.

Thousands of veterans apply for toxic exposure benefits, health care
November 28, 2022 1:08 a.m.

Thousands of veterans apply for toxic exposure benefits, health care

VA has set up website at va.gov/pact as well as a phone number, 800-698-2411, for veterans to call for more information or to file claim

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is processing claims at the fastest rate in its history, hoping to avoid a significant backlog as hundreds of thousands of veterans apply for health care and benefits under the landmark toxic exposure law Congress passed earlier this year. The day after President Joe Biden signed the bill into law in August, veterans set an all-time record for benefits claims filed online and more than 136,000 have applied for benefits under the toxic exposure law as of mid-November. The VA expects the number of veterans and surviving family members applying could reach more than 700,000 in the coming months.

PRESS CHRISTMAS FOR ALL: Mom fights for her future
November 28, 2022 1:07 a.m.

PRESS CHRISTMAS FOR ALL: Mom fights for her future

The only guarantee in life is that it can change. “Eve” knows that better than most. In 2018, a drunk driver rear-ended Eve at a high speed. She was a single mom to an infant at the time of the crash, which left her hospitalized for months. Now she lives with permanent disabilities, including a traumatic brain injury. “You can lose it all in an instant,” she said.

Our chances for a White Christmas in North Idaho for 2022
November 28, 2022 1:06 a.m.

Our chances for a White Christmas in North Idaho for 2022

It has certainly been a very cold November across the Inland Northwest.

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November 28, 2022 1:05 a.m.

YOUR PHOTOS: North Idaho Thanksgiving

Thank you to the readers who sent in photos of Thanksgiving in North Idaho!

November 28, 2022 1 a.m.

Today's Ghastly Groaner

A woman sobbed and said to her therapist, "One minute he loves me and the next he wants nothing to do me!" Therapist: That’s pretty typical cat behavior

FCS PLAYOFFS: Vandals fall in thriller in first FCS playoff appearance in 27 seasons
November 27, 2022 1:25 a.m.

FCS PLAYOFFS: Vandals fall in thriller in first FCS playoff appearance in 27 seasons

Idaho, posting its first winning season since rejoining the Big Sky Conference in 2018, finishes 7-5.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Voices from the past, locals in the future
November 27, 2022 1:20 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Voices from the past, locals in the future

Every now and then growing up, usually when the game was on TV, I would watch and keep stats.

November 27, 2022 1:12 a.m.

PREP BASKETBALL: Bonners boys top century mark in opener

Asher Williams scored 29 points and the Badgers eclipsed the century mark in a 111-59 win over the North Idaho Christian Royals in their season opener Saturday.

November 27, 2022 1:10 a.m.

NIC MEN'S BASKETBALL: Campbell shines in Cardinal win

NIC competes in the Golden Gate Classic at San Francisco City College starting Thursday, facing Santa Rosa Junior College in its opener.

Celebrating many welcomes to the world
November 27, 2022 1:09 a.m.

Celebrating many welcomes to the world

Dayspring Midwifery celebrates 25 years of bringing babies into the world

Babies have been lovingly welcomed into the world with help of Inga Arts and Dayspring Midwifery for 25 years. "The joy is the new life," Arts, Dayspring owner and licensed midwife, said Monday. "That never gets old. That new life comes out and it’s just new, every single time. I never lose that joy."

This one's for you, health care heroes
November 27, 2022 1:08 a.m.

This one's for you, health care heroes

Foundation honors Kootenai Health employees with special morning at Cd'A Resort

Saturday morning's "Healthcare Heroes" event at The Coeur d'Alene Resort was a welcome boost for Kootenai Health employees and family.

PRESS CHRISTMAS FOR ALL: Family battles mental illness, other hardships
November 27, 2022 1:07 a.m.

PRESS CHRISTMAS FOR ALL: Family battles mental illness, other hardships

For “Ruby” and her family, the last five years have been one hardship after another. They’ve been homeless twice in that time but have never stopped fighting for a better life. Now costly car repairs threaten the stability they’re struggling to maintain.

Gear Garage CDA opens on Sherman Avenue
November 27, 2022 1:06 a.m.

Gear Garage CDA opens on Sherman Avenue

Snow-play items are offered for rent and sale at the new Gear Garage CDA at 1325 E. Sherman Ave.

Kootenai Health 501(c)(3) info session Dec. 8
November 27, 2022 1:05 a.m.

Kootenai Health 501(c)(3) info session Dec. 8

This informational session will be Thursday, Dec. 8, 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Best Western Plus Coeur d’Alene Inn, 506 West Appleway Ave., Coeur d'Alene. The session is free and open to the public.