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May 21, 2024 6:11 p.m.

OPINION: U.S. agriculture needs farm workforce modernization

Act favors work solutions over monetary bandages

Seniors 'sell' Coeur d'Alene Charter Academy as clever class prank
May 21, 2024 4:30 p.m.

Seniors 'sell' Coeur d'Alene Charter Academy as clever class prank

Coeur d'Alene Charter Academy was for sale for $1 million this morning, much to the surprise of the faculty and staff. Principal Dan Nicklay didn't even see the "for sale" sign when he first pulled up to the school. "My first thought was, 'What the heck's that doing here?'" Nicklay said. Then he realized it was the 2024 senior prank, and all gasps of astonishment were replaced with chuckles and sighs of relief.

Stolen firearm found in creek near Kellogg High School
May 21, 2024 1:20 p.m.

Stolen firearm found in creek near Kellogg High School

The discarded firearm was reported stolen in a different state.


Defense rests without ex-President Trump taking the witness stand in his New York hush money trial
May 21, 2024 9:30 a.m.

Defense rests without ex-President Trump taking the witness stand in his New York hush money trial

The jury was sent home for a week, until May 28, when closing arguments are expected, but the attorneys planned to return later Tuesday to discuss how the judge will instruct jurors on deliberations

Mourners begin days of funerals for Iran's president and others killed in helicopter crash
May 21, 2024 9:30 a.m.

Mourners begin days of funerals for Iran's president and others killed in helicopter crash

Thousands in black slowly walked beside the coffins, some throwing flowers up to them as an emcee wept through a loudspeaker for men he described as martyrs

Mourners begin days of funerals for Iran's president and others killed in helicopter crash
May 21, 2024 9:30 a.m.

Mourners begin days of funerals for Iran's president and others killed in helicopter crash

Thousands in black slowly walked beside the coffins, some throwing flowers up to them as an emcee wept through a loudspeaker for men he described as martyrs


6 people killed, 10 others injured in Idaho when pickup crashes into passenger van
May 21, 2024 9:25 a.m.

6 people killed, 10 others injured in Idaho when pickup crashes into passenger van

An eastbound pickup crossed the centerline about 5:30 a.m. and hit a westbound passenger van, police said.

Surprise grizzly attack prompts closure of a mountain in Grand Teton
May 21, 2024 9:20 a.m.

Surprise grizzly attack prompts closure of a mountain in Grand Teton

The statement did not detail the man's injuries or say how he encountered the bear. Park officials closed a trail and the road to an overlook atop the 7,700-foot (2,300-meter) mountain.

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast
May 21, 2024 1:20 a.m.

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast


NWAC GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS: Cardinals go out on top — In final event before returning to NJCAA, NIC women win first conference title since 2016; Cardinal men win sixth straight NWAC crown
May 21, 2024 1:20 a.m.

NWAC GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS: Cardinals go out on top — In final event before returning to NJCAA, NIC women win first conference title since 2016; Cardinal men win sixth straight NWAC crown

“Brittany Pounds (NIC assistant coach, who played at Mead High and Western Washington University) has been a huge help this spring on the women’s side,” Grove said. “I’m super grateful for her commitment to the team and hard work. It’s been great to have the women be able to learn from a great women’s player.”

Local watch May 21, 2024
May 21, 2024 1:15 a.m.

Local watch May 21, 2024

Updates on local athletes who have moved on.

Silver Valley Sports Recap: May 13-19
May 21, 2024 1:10 a.m.

Silver Valley Sports Recap: May 13-19

Spring sports wrap up with golf and track state.


Defamation trial begins for blogger sued by Coeur d'Alene drag performer
May 21, 2024 1:09 a.m.

Defamation trial begins for blogger sued by Coeur d'Alene drag performer

Jurors watched two recordings of Posey’s performance, each taken from a slightly different vantage point.

Voting machine accuracy test conducted ahead of primary elections in Shoshone County
May 21, 2024 1:08 a.m.

Voting machine accuracy test conducted ahead of primary elections in Shoshone County

Shoshone County elections clerk Savanna Willer conducted an accuracy test to make sure the ballot counting equipment was ready to go.

Basic hygiene kits created for Silver Valley residents in need
May 21, 2024 1:07 a.m.

Basic hygiene kits created for Silver Valley residents in need

Last week, AmeriCorps to collected and distributed supplies for homeless people through the Silver Valley Community Resource Center.


Meet the Candidates at Shoshone County Democratic Caucus event
May 21, 2024 1:06 a.m.

Meet the Candidates at Shoshone County Democratic Caucus event

The Shoshone County Democratic Caucus is hosting a Meet the Candidates event on May 23.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: Maybe M's could learn from Padres acting quickly
May 21, 2024 1:05 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: Maybe M's could learn from Padres acting quickly

Your offense struggles with a painful lack of rallies, and THAT happens because it’s tough to go through three hitters without reaching a strikeout. You need more guys who can put the ball in play. Arraez would have been the ideal candidate because he’s better at making contact than anyone in the game (batting average of .354 last season), but there are other decent hitters you can find who aren’t whiff machines.

Favorite Things About the Silver Valley: The history
May 21, 2024 1:05 a.m.

Favorite Things About the Silver Valley: The history

This is part one of a special series called “Favorite Things About the Silver Valley.” The subjects of these stories come from you, the people of the Silver Valley.


Kenneth Clark, 76
May 21, 2024 1 a.m.

Kenneth Clark, 76

Kenneth (Kenny) Dale Clark, 76, was born September 6, 1947, at the old Wardner Hospital in Kellogg, Idaho.

Shoshone County jail bookings
May 21, 2024 1 a.m.

Shoshone County jail bookings

Arrests and bookings for Shoshone County jail