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Saturday, July 31

LEGION BASEBALL: Lums, Northern Lakes capture Washington titles
July 31, 2021 1:25 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Lums, Northern Lakes capture Washington titles

Coeur d'Alene Lumbermen Red, Northern Lakes claim state titles in Washington

SHOWCASE GOLF: Mulder leads after first day
July 31, 2021 1:20 a.m.

SHOWCASE GOLF: Mulder leads after first day

Former MLB pitcher, 2019 champion leads after Friday's Celeb-Am

THE FRONT ROW WITH JASON ELLIOTT: Nice run, but M's needed to do more
July 31, 2021 1:15 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW WITH JASON ELLIOTT: Nice run, but M's needed to do more

There’s emotional rollercoasters, and then there’s the ride that the Seattle Mariners have taken fans on this week. Whether it’s Monday’s comeback win against the Houston Astros, or the following 24 hours, it was the best and worst of both worlds.

Cd'A brings the crowds
July 31, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Cd'A brings the crowds

Three festivals in downtown run through Sunday

Downtown Coeur d’Alene boomed on Friday with locals and people from all over the U.S attending three festivals that will run through Sunday.

Smokey’s safe!
July 31, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Smokey’s safe!

Missing cat reunited with family

Missing cat reunited with family

That's a Top 50 burger, baby
July 31, 2021 1:07 a.m.

That's a Top 50 burger, baby

Hudson's Hamburgers named 40th best in U.S.

Five generations later, Hudson’s still has it. The burger joint on Sherman Avenue, started in 1907, was 40th on the list for Big 7 Travel’s annual release of “The 50 Best Burgers in the United States.”

Big bucks from Bay Shore
July 31, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Big bucks from Bay Shore

Annual golf tourney nets $35K for Children's Village - and loads of fun for players

A day of golfing and water guns nets a huge donation benefit for local charity Children's Village

COVID-19 Watch
July 31, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

Solid waste challenges explained
July 31, 2021 1 a.m.

Solid waste challenges explained

I would like to respond to Mr. Anderson on fixing the solid waste woes article. He called it bureaucratic nincompoopery.

Hot weekend temps could cause fire growth
July 31, 2021 1 a.m.

Hot weekend temps could cause fire growth

Hot temperatures, low humidity and dry fuels mean the Deceitful fire could see large growth through the weekend.

Vida Taylor, 88
July 31, 2021 1 a.m.

Vida Taylor, 88

Vida Dot Taylor, 88, of the Silver Valley, passed away July 27, 2021 at the Good Samaritan Society- Silver Wood Village of Silverton.

July 31, 2021 1 a.m.

Air quality unhealthy for some

Air quality is unhealthy for sensitive groups in the Idaho Panhandle

Saved from the flames — and grateful
July 31, 2021 1 a.m.

Saved from the flames — and grateful

Athol woman shares her story escaping Brunner Fire

It is with gratitude and thanks that I write this. I live on Brunner Road. Friday afternoon on July 23, I heard the sound of a helicopter that was fairly close. I went outside and saw the large helicopter circling low just southwest of me. I noticed smoke coming from the trees where it was circling above. As I watched the next few minutes, I could see more and more smoke.

July 31, 2021 1 a.m.

Virtual Alzheimer's conference for Idaho residents

Free event is Aug. 17

Information will help you care for loved one with Alzheimer's

July 31, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 31 2021

Friday, July 30

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 52: Headlines from 7/27 thru 7/30
July 30, 2021 3:41 p.m.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 52: Headlines from 7/27 thru 7/30

In this episode of the North Idaho Now Podcast, Chanse Watson and Madison Hardy go over the latest news coming out of the Coeur'd Alene/Post Falls Press, the Bonner County Daily Bee, the Bonners Ferry Herald, and the Shoshone News-Press from July 27-30.

July 30, 2021 1:15 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Lums Red to play for Washington AA title

Coeur d’Alene (29-11-2) will face the Lynden Lightning today at 4 p.m. in the championship game.

Scorching fun arrives in Lake City
July 30, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Scorching fun arrives in Lake City

Taste of Coeur d'Alene in middle of happy 3-day mayhem

Bring your sunscreen and hats this weekend - there's a lot to see

Imagine Hayden rezoned
July 30, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Imagine Hayden rezoned

Residents voice concerns in open house

Residents voice concerns in open house

Key to different government: Not just efficiency, but cost
July 30, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Key to different government: Not just efficiency, but cost

Kootenai County officials give their take on government operations

Kootenai County officials give their take on government operations

Still seeking Smokey
July 30, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Still seeking Smokey

Woman in security footage says she’s not involved

Woman in security footage says she’s not involved

COVID-19 Watch
July 30, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

July 30, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Northwest Notes: July 30, 2021

Washington State redshirt-senior wide receiver / kick returner Travell Harris was named to the 2021 Paul Hornung Award Watch List, the Louisville Sports Commission announced Thursday.

July 30, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Weekend TV/Radio highlights

Radio and television highlights for upcoming weekend

July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

SENTENCE: Judge fails duty

Shame on Judge Valin for letting Jesse L. Jones off with no consequences for his deplorable behavior and mistreatment of that poor dog he brutally attacked.

July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

TRUMP: Criticizing the cult

ABC televised hearings Tuesday on the Jan. 6 insurrection in D.C. at our capitol.

July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

WAGES: Price hikes unjustified

Every time there is a discussion about raising wages, I hear the same arguments: 1) business owners won’t be able to pay, or they will have to fire someone, or they will not be able to hire enough people and 2) the price of the goods and services will increase to offset the cost.

July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

DUMPSTERS: Digging into issue

The dumpster pictures in the July 22 Press appear to be mostly heaping piles of garbage bags and cardboard boxes.

July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

CRT: Hidden in plan view

Wake up, parents!

July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

SCHOOLS: Guilty or ignorant

The Coeur d’Alene School Board and administration are either deceiving us, or they are approving programs being ignorant of facts.

July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

Step up for those protecting you and yours

Show your first responders that you appreciate them.

July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

VACCINES: What’s behind ‘no’

There have been several letters to the editor vilifying those who choose not to get vaccinated against the COVID virus.

July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

STRIFE: But what if?

With all the strife in the world today, I would like to compare what is going on to the human body, which is made up of billions of cells, trillions of bacteria, viruses and numerous systems, including the nervous, muscular, circulatory, digestive, reproductive, skeletal, immune and so on.

Op-Ed: Conservative voice to become Press frequent visitor
July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

Op-Ed: Conservative voice to become Press frequent visitor

When Mike Patrick agreed to allow me to write a regular Op Ed column, he asked me to begin by introducing myself.

Arson suspected in Avista Island fire
July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

Arson suspected in Avista Island fire

Officials are offering a reward for information about a case of suspected arson.

Deceitful fire approaches power line corridor
July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

Deceitful fire approaches power line corridor

Firefighters are preparing as the Deceitful fire spreads toward the Avista power line corridor.

Joshua Forbes, 30
July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

Joshua Forbes, 30

With heavy hearts and deep sorrow, we announce our beloved family member and friend, Joshua Thomas Forbes, age 30, passed suddenly on July 25, 2021.

Attorney general issues pet-scam alert
July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

Attorney general issues pet-scam alert

Take these steps to stay out of trouble.

Christian devotional is local author's second book
July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

Christian devotional is local author's second book

Local author publishes volume 2 of Fresh Heart for a New Day

Reading, leading, achieving
July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

Reading, leading, achieving

Program addresses 'summer slide' with young students

CDA Reads wraps up summer literacy program

HUCKLEBERRIES: Nelly knuckle-rap rings 'round the world
July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

HUCKLEBERRIES: Nelly knuckle-rap rings 'round the world

Well, as expected, rap and hip hop fans — and even some Europeans — have noticed our kerfluffle over rapper Nelly’s sold-out concert at the North Idaho State Fair next month.

Billee Wagoner, 95
July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

Billee Wagoner, 95

Billee Millan Wagoner passed away on July 19, 2021 at Pacifica Assisted Living in Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho.

Free school supplies at weekend events
July 30, 2021 1 a.m.

Free school supplies at weekend events

Local nonprofit offers goods and activities to those in need

July 30, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 30 2021

Thursday, July 29

July 29, 2021 1:20 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Lums Red headed to Washington AA semifinals

Nathan Brillhart and Braeden Newby had two RBIs each as the Coeur d’Alene Lumbermen Red beat the Mt. Spokane Wild 8-5 on Wednesday at Al K. Jackson Field to advance to the Washington state AA semifinals.

AUTO RACING: Some history, and familiar names at the Idaho 200
July 29, 2021 1:17 a.m.

AUTO RACING: Some history, and familiar names at the Idaho 200

One of the largest fields ever, complete with some history of its own, is set to gather at Stateline Speedway on Friday and Saturday for the 22nd running of the Idaho 200 late model stock car race.

July 29, 2021 1:10 a.m.

Northwest Notes: July 29, 2021

Eastern to open 2023 football season against North Dakota State

July 29, 2021 1:10 a.m.

Inland Empire PGA results: July 29, 2021

Results from Monday's Pro-Am at Coeur d'Alene Golf Club

Embracing Birch
July 29, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Embracing Birch

GOP group stands in support of John Birch Society

Republican Central Committee says if you don't like JBS, get out of party.

Fillios defends year-old meeting with Dems
July 29, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Fillios defends year-old meeting with Dems

Public figures respond to comments about video online

Massive water tower taking shape
July 29, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Massive water tower taking shape

23 years and 2 million gallons of water in the making

23 years and 2 million gallons of water in the making

Rape, kidnapping charges dismissed
July 29, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Rape, kidnapping charges dismissed

Some of the charges against a man previously accused of raping his girlfriend and attacking a child have been dropped.

COVID-19 Watch
July 29, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

July 29, 2021 1 a.m.

GARBAGE: The recycling factor

There is a topic that is another important part of the drastic increase in garbage for the county and I have not seen addressed recently.

July 29, 2021 1 a.m.

NELLY: Purveyors of filth

“Van Noy, who leads Candlelight Christian Fellowship Church, also echoed Mayor Steve Widmyer in calling for an end to reported threatening, ‘hateful’ phone calls to fair organizers over the concert. Both men said such behavior is unacceptable.”

Health advisory issued for Fernan Lake
July 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Health advisory issued for Fernan Lake

Panhandle Health District (PHD) and the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) have issued a public health advisory for Fernan Lake.

July 29, 2021 1 a.m.

NELLY: Proof of racism

I have lived all over this beautiful country from coast to coast.

Good government starts with quality people
July 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Good government starts with quality people

Imagine for a moment that Kootenai County government is a car and the car has some handling problems.

July 29, 2021 1 a.m.

BIDEN: The mess he makes

OK, I will give you that Donald Trump is a narcissist with an abrasive personality.

July 29, 2021 1 a.m.

STUDY: Fear drives criticism

I just read Burt Rutan’s letter stating that to fly the space shuttle effectively, only three computers were needed.

July 29, 2021 1 a.m.

APARTMENTS: Another view

The story about the police departments (which I respect greatly) about apartments is only part of what will happen.

July 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Pooh sticks, anyone?

A glimpse at the wide, wide world of weird sports.

Randles named CHS principal
July 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Randles named CHS principal

Coeur d'Alene High School promotes longtime teacher.

Deceitful Fire continues to spread
July 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Deceitful Fire continues to spread

The Deceitful fire burning north of the Silver Valley is expected to reach the Avista power line corridor this week.

Michael Kidd, 43
July 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Michael Kidd, 43

Michael James Kidd was born prematurely on January 6, 1978, in Fountain Valley, Calif.

Fairgrounds annual summer service day success
July 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Fairgrounds annual summer service day success

The Kootenai County Fairgrounds had to get creative this year at its annual summer service day.

Where the Trojan Horse roams
July 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Where the Trojan Horse roams

Let’s face it, when we invite a digital voice assistant like Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant or Apple Siri, into our homes, we are essentially inviting a device into our homes that records and stores everything we say

Critters of North Idaho: Bald Eagle
July 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Critters of North Idaho: Bald Eagle

The bald eagle is by far the most recognizable bird in our country.

Impact and inspiration: Series aims to lift women in leadership
July 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Impact and inspiration: Series aims to lift women in leadership

Marilee Wallace, local realtor is ready to raise up the next generation of female leaders in Kootenai County

Richard Antonich, 74
July 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Richard Antonich, 74

Richard (Tony) Frank Antonich of Mukilteo, Wash., passed away May 21, 2021, at the age of 74

July 29, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 29 2021

Wednesday, July 28

Crash victim identified
July 28, 2021 12:43 p.m.

Crash victim identified

Police have identified a man who died in a single-car crash last week.

Circling Raven Championship • Symetra Spotlight: Frida Kinhult
July 28, 2021 1:25 a.m.

Circling Raven Championship • Symetra Spotlight: Frida Kinhult

This week's Symetra Spotlight is Frida Kinhult

July 28, 2021 1:10 a.m.

Northwest Notes: July 28, 2021

Updates on North Idaho College women's basketball, Washington State football

Unveiling Day at the Capitol
July 28, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Unveiling Day at the Capitol

Freedom of religion exercised by Satanic group

Satanism is practiced across the gem state, a small group of representatives from The Satanic Temple Idaho performed prayer in front of the Boise Statehouse Monday

SHOWCASE GOLF: The Show grows on again
July 28, 2021 1:07 a.m.

SHOWCASE GOLF: The Show grows on again

What do a wizard, two-time Super Bowl MVP and a Lakeland High School Hall of Fame inductee have in common? The trio of Major League Baseball Hall of Fame shortstop Ozzie Smith, Denver Broncos legend John Elway and former Lakeland High standout Tracy Hanson will make their debut at The Showcase golf exhibition on Saturday at The Coeur d'Alene Resort Golf Course.

Art lovers, here you go
July 28, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Art lovers, here you go

NIC, downtown CDA home to huge arts/crafts festival this weekend

The 53rd annual Art on the Green, a gathering of art, music, food and community, begins Friday, July 30th, and runs through August 1st at the North Idaho College campus.

July 28, 2021 1:05 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Lumbermen Red get past Navy

Lums Red to quarterfinals; Navy in loser-out game today

COVID-19 Watch
July 28, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Kyle Seman, Coeur d'Alene Lumbermen
July 28, 2021 1:04 a.m.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Kyle Seman, Coeur d'Alene Lumbermen

This week's Knudsten Chevrolet Athlete of the Week is Coeur d'Alene's Kyle Seman

July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

VACCINES: The route to health

A heartfelt thanks to the scientists and pharmaceutical companies that have developed the numerous COVID-19 vaccines.

July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

NELLY: Diversity welcomed

As someone born in Coeur d’Alene more than 50 years ago, I continue to be horrified by the new brand of politics and “community concern” that the new ultra conservative members are bringing with them.

Youth Sports: Select soccer, baseball and more
July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Youth Sports: Select soccer, baseball and more

Select soccer, baseball and more

July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

EDITORIAL: Can’t defend Nelly

An idiom ballooning in usage in recent years goes something like: “That didn’t age well.”

July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

DEBT: Here you go, kids

One million dollars in $100 bills weighs about 22 pounds.

July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

NELLY: It’s about rap, not race

There you go again, making complaints all about RACISM.

July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

HOUSING: Two simple solutions

Lack of housing seems to be critical at the moment.

July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Survey reflects what matters to Idaho Republicans

Here's what Idaho Republicans are thinking.

July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

GROWTH: How much is too much?

In response to The Press article published on July 21, Wilhelm announces re-election bid.

Op-Ed: Lobbyist’s power grows as attacks mount
July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Op-Ed: Lobbyist’s power grows as attacks mount

Like it or not — and there are a lot of people who won’t like this — the Idaho Freedom Foundation is the most powerful lobbying group in Idaho.

July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

NELLY: Some fair questions

I really appreciated the Sunday editorial about the well-known rapper, Nelly, who is entertaining at our fair this year.

Theodore Aarstad, 67
July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Theodore Aarstad, 67

Theodore M. Aarstad Sr., 67, of Spirit Lake, Idaho, passed away on Monday, July 12, 2021 surrounded by family.

Health advisory issued for Hayden Lake
July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Health advisory issued for Hayden Lake

Panhandle Health District (PHD) and the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) have issued a public health advisory for the northern portions of Hayden Lake.

July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

This isn't your ordinary yard sale

Cd'A Rec Department hosting biggie on Aug. 21

Booth space available to reserve now.

David Manley, 64
July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

David Manley, 64

David Alan Manley, 64, of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho passed away on Saturday, July 24, 2021

July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Deceitful fire prompts road closures

Wildfire burning north of the Silver Valley continues to spread

Cd'A schools might discuss new mask recommendation
July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Cd'A schools might discuss new mask recommendation

CdA School District currently not requiring face coverings

Ralph Lester, 82
July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Ralph Lester, 82

Ralph Jean Lester was born July 12, 1939 to Ralph and Beatha (Madden) Lester in Tacoma, Wash.

Gary Cuff, 70
July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Gary Cuff, 70

Gary Ray Cuff left us on Thursday, July 1, 2021.

July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Together again, split-shifters reunited

Main Street for July 28

Alice (Fischer) Schlener, 96
July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Alice (Fischer) Schlener, 96

Alice Mary Schlener, a Post Falls resident since 2004, died on July 22, 2021, at the age of 96.

Janice Day, 63
July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Janice Day, 63

Janice Adele Day passed away peacefully Wednesday July 21,2021 at the Hospice House in Coeur d'Alene Idaho.

Safe Passage seeks new leader
July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Safe Passage seeks new leader

Local nonprofit helps survivors of DV, sexual assault

Safe Passage Violence Prevention Center is hiring an executive director

Tackle that staffing shortage: Develop skilled workers in-house
July 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Tackle that staffing shortage: Develop skilled workers in-house

Can’t find workers? You’re not alone.

July 28, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 28 2021

Tuesday, July 27

North Idaho Now Episode 51: Headlines from 7/24 thru 7/27
July 27, 2021 4:48 p.m.

North Idaho Now Episode 51: Headlines from 7/24 thru 7/27

n this episode of the North Idaho Now Podcast, Chanse Watson and Josh McDonald go over the latest news coming out of the Coeur'd Alene/Post Falls Press, the Bonner County Daily Bee, and the Shoshone News-Press from July 24 to 27.

BIG SKY FOOTBALL KICKOFF: Vandals strive to get 'this much better'
July 27, 2021 1:30 a.m.

BIG SKY FOOTBALL KICKOFF: Vandals strive to get 'this much better'

News, notes from Monday's conference media day in Spokane.

July 27, 2021 1:25 a.m.

BIG SKY FOOTBALL KICKOFF: EWU picked to finish third, Vandals eighth

The Big Sky football coaches and media both picked Eastern Washington to finish third in the 13-team league this fall, and Idaho to finish eighth.

Fair warning: Bad behavior a bad idea
July 27, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Fair warning: Bad behavior a bad idea

After shooting at Oregon fair, local officials prepare for fun, safe event

Kootenai County Sheriff and Fairgrounds Manager affirm fair safety

Cd'A man's rent triples
July 27, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Cd'A man's rent triples

Resident told to vacate; to stay will cost $3,000/month instead of $1,000

Kahl Chirico's waited almost a year for maintenance repairs but was then told his lease will not be renewed and rent will increase by $2,000 a month.

Housing — where it is, where it could be
July 27, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Housing — where it is, where it could be

Surveys could be heading your way

Surveys on housing could be heading your way

Rathdrum advances transparency agenda
July 27, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Rathdrum advances transparency agenda

Live-streaming meetings, new app and email service open doors with public

a recent announcement that the City of Rathdrum was discontinuing televising of city meetings on Zoom, caused concern among local citizens about transparency

COVID-19 Watch
July 27, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

July 27, 2021 1 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Cd'A teams win openers at Washington State tournament

Coeur d'Alene teams to face off in second round today

NIC town hall meeting Wednesday
July 27, 2021 1 a.m.

NIC town hall meeting Wednesday

Questions answered by four college leaders

NIC will be hosting a town hall meeting to answer questions about the fall semester Wednesday from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Driftwood Bay room in the Edminister Student Union Building on campus.

July 27, 2021 1 a.m.

Chip shots July 27, 2021

Results from local golf leagues.

July 27, 2021 1 a.m.

Goodwill to close Hayden donation trailer

Goodwill has made the difficult decision to permanently close its Hayden Donation Trailer, located in the parking lots of the Hayden Super 1, off Highway 95, effective Aug. 1.

Dr. Michael Park, 35
July 27, 2021 1 a.m.

Dr. Michael Park, 35

Beloved local optometrist, 35-year-old Dr. Michael Adam Park OD of Post Falls, Idaho passed away on July 16, 2021

July 27, 2021 1 a.m.

Like ice cream? Thank China

Nothing like a green bean 'ice cream' on a hot July afternoon.

July 27, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 27 2021

Monday, July 26

Local fires under control
July 26, 2021 4:31 p.m.

Local fires under control

The fire that broke out near Silverwood Friday afternoon is under control, officials said Monday.

Peabody wins hydroplane event in the Tri-Cities
July 26, 2021 1:10 a.m.

Peabody wins hydroplane event in the Tri-Cities

The H1 Unlimited Racing Series would typically follow its popular stop in the Tri-Cities with an event in Seattle, but that race was canceled earlier in the year because the COVID-19 pandemic prevented the planning necessary to hold the event.

July 26, 2021 1:09 a.m.

LET IT SNOW!

Conditions might be leaning that way for winter

It'll still be hot and dry before high pressure system buckles and cooler, wetter weather arrives.

Heavy metal scholars, step right up
July 26, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Heavy metal scholars, step right up

Band Metallica offers students money at NIC

IC was one of just 10 schools nationwide selected to receive $100,000

Idaho's deer in danger
July 26, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Idaho's deer in danger

No confirmed cases yet in Idaho, but lethal disease has been detected along state borders

Chronic wasting disease, effects only the cervid population, including deer, elk, moose, caribou and reindeer. Transmitted through bodily fluids and able to live in the environment, it is contagious and causes terminal brain damage in animals

Jazzed About Reading nets cruise ride
July 26, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Jazzed About Reading nets cruise ride

Program emphasizes how good books can change lives

Nonprofit rewards winning book report

July 26, 2021 1:05 a.m.

STATE AA LEGION BASEBALL: Lums bow out one step short of championship round

The Lums were bidding for their first state title in program history, and second trip to regionals. Coeur d’Alene made its only trip to regionals in 1979, when first-year Coeur d’Alene coach Darren Taylor played for the Lums.

COVID-19 Watch
July 26, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 Watch

Ice cream, open house on tap at Heritage Health
July 26, 2021 1 a.m.

Ice cream, open house on tap at Heritage Health

Community invited to social event Wednesday

Goal is to help bring community together.

July 26, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes July 26, 2021

Idaho linebacker Tre Walker and Eastern Washington quarterback Eric Barriere were named the Big Sky Preseason Defensive and Offensive Most Valuable Players, respectively, on Sunday night.

July 26, 2021 1 a.m.

Senior Meals

Senior Meals: July 26-30

July 26, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 26 2021

Sunday, July 25

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: After meeting a wise old coach and taking a chance on a new league, Matt Troxel's coaching journey leads him back home
July 25, 2021 1:15 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: After meeting a wise old coach and taking a chance on a new league, Matt Troxel's coaching journey leads him back home

"Heading to practice on a Tuesday and thinking you have a game, and coming in from practice and you don’t have a job anymore changes your perspective in a hurry," Matt Troxel said. "You realize you better enjoy the little moments; you can’t worry about the future all the time."

July 25, 2021 1:10 a.m.

STATE AA LEGION: Gamble pays off for Lums: Coeur d'Alene bounces back from loss, advances to semis

With only a 3-0 lead after three innings, Coeur d’Alene Lumbermen coach Darren Taylor called upon his veteran group of players.

Fire near Silverwood under control
July 25, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Fire near Silverwood under control

Theme park back to business as usual Saturday

Additional evacuations not anticipated

'So good to be back'
July 25, 2021 1:08 a.m.

'So good to be back'

Hayden Days parade draws rookies, veterans

Hayden Days draws love from residents after year hiatus

Stupid Cow Cafe to open Monday
July 25, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Stupid Cow Cafe to open Monday

Business Bits column for July 25

Police: high-density housing doesn't mean more crime
July 25, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Police: high-density housing doesn't mean more crime

Some concerned about 'transitory' nature of too many people living in a condensed area

local residents engage in debate about high-density housing complexes and high crime rates, the statistics from law enforcement tell a different story

COVID-19 Watch
July 25, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 Watch

July 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Don't fear the rapper

North Idaho State Fair deserves applause, not boos.

July 25, 2021 1 a.m.

RAPPER: Stick with local culture

A Wednesday article in the Coeur d’Alene Press informed thousands of readers that a rapper headliner was performing at the fair.

Winding around Boise waterways
July 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Winding around Boise waterways

Neighborhood of the Week hits the road

Neighborhood of the Week: July 25

July 25, 2021 1 a.m.

RAPPER: Times have changed

Whoa Nelly, Katie bar the door.

July 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Government study group isn't agency of Satan

“I have heard of a commission that meets regularly on Wednesdays to discuss and outline a plan to put UN-elected officials in place over our voting system and over the city. This is absolute folly, … I am also asking for an immediate end to the Wednesday commission, as it is a clear government overreach and communist agenda that is anti-American.” — Wendy Smith, July 13, 2021

July 25, 2021 1 a.m.

PHARMACY: A fond farewell

Many thanks to the pharmacists Tim and Allen and to the entire staff at Medicine Man on Ironwood, which closed June 28.

July 25, 2021 1 a.m.

POLITICS: Memo to McGeachin

Lt. Gov.: First you fight tooth and toenail to get rid of the mask mandate, the one we never had.

July 25, 2021 1 a.m.

COUNTY: The Power of Three

What rocket science can teach us about our county government.

July 25, 2021 1 a.m.

THANKS: For Press and prayers

I just want to thank you for some recent articles printed in The Press that I really appreciate.

July 25, 2021 1 a.m.

NELLY: Can’t wait for concert

The Coeur d’Alene Press reported some residents dislike Nelly.

July 25, 2021 1 a.m.

MACKAY: Mind your Ps and Qs

When someone cautions you to mind your Ps and Qs, they're using an age-old expression to mind your manners, be on your best behavior and watch what you are doing.

July 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes July 25, 2021

The 2021 Big Sky Football Kickoff began Saturday and runs through Monday, which will see more than five hours aired live on ESPN+.

Mary Andersen, 93
July 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Mary Andersen, 93

It's with deep sorrow yet tremendous love our family shares the news of our mother’s passing.

Tami Ouren-Sims, 50
July 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Tami Ouren-Sims, 50

It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Tami Lynn Ouren-Sims, a loving daughter, mother, grandmother “gammie”, sister, and friend.

Bernard Edwards, 88
July 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Bernard Edwards, 88

Bernard D. Edwards was born September 18, 1932 in Huntsville, Ala.

Kathryn Tacke, 65
July 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Kathryn Tacke, 65

Kathryn A. Tacke, a uniquely gifted and generous woman, died suddenly of natural causes in the early morning hours of July 2, 2021 at her home in Lewiston, Idaho.

Saturday, July 24

July 24, 2021 3:30 p.m.

Man dies in Coeur d'Alene crash

Investigation continues into fatal accident

Brunner Fire forces evacuations
July 24, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Brunner Fire forces evacuations

Silverwood patrons sent home as wildfire reported near theme park

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Pastor: Nelly concert a 'wake-up call'
July 24, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Pastor: Nelly concert a 'wake-up call'

Van Noy calls for calm, says talk of racism is 'appalling'

Pastor calls for calm

BANDUCCI is BACK
July 24, 2021 1:07 a.m.

BANDUCCI is BACK

'The Raccketeer' is a return to business with smoke products, lounge

Banducci is back with 'The Raccketeer'

ADA-compliant ramp at Atlas Park celebrated
July 24, 2021 1:06 a.m.

ADA-compliant ramp at Atlas Park celebrated

Kayak launch, dog park also offer waterfront access to those with special needs

Waterfront access

COVID-19 Watch
July 24, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

July 24, 2021 1:05 a.m.

STATE AA LEGION: Lums drop into losers bracket

Coeur d’Alene will play the Nampa Chiefs today at noon PDT in a loser-out game.

July 24, 2021 1 a.m.

Sheriff's blotter

blotter inside

July 24, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes July 24, 2021

News from NIC, WSU and EWU.

Tease photo
July 24, 2021 1 a.m.

Prichard fire 50% contained

As crews prepare to mop up the Prichard fire, they’ve identified opportunities for direct attack on the neighboring Deceitful fire.

All together for Hayden Days
July 24, 2021 1 a.m.

All together for Hayden Days

City officials thankful for ability to be together

July 24, 2021 1 a.m.

PF woman cited in injury crash

PF woman involved in crash

Police: Sex offender didn’t update info
July 24, 2021 1 a.m.

Police: Sex offender didn’t update info

A registered sex offender could face prison time after police said he failed to update his information.

Paul Rehnberg, 52
July 24, 2021 1 a.m.

Paul Rehnberg, 52

As a child, Paul was strong willed, a characteristic that was not always understood without looking at, or considering, the Grand Plan that was going to unfold in his life.

The Power of Partnerships
July 24, 2021 1 a.m.

The Power of Partnerships

Idaho Forests managed best through collaboration

Conservation groups and timber companies were historically on opposing sides of forest management issues

NIC to pilot Venture Fund Microgrant program
July 24, 2021 1 a.m.

NIC to pilot Venture Fund Microgrant program

Project aims to help local entrepreneurs get started and grow

Microgrant program

July 24, 2021 1 a.m.

Student reps to city committees wanted

The deadline to apply is Sept. 30

Grover Morris, 88
July 24, 2021 1 a.m.

Grover Morris, 88

Grover, age 88, of Post Falls, Idaho passed peacefully early morning of June 14, 2021.

Worker housing one hot topic Monday
July 24, 2021 1 a.m.

Worker housing one hot topic Monday

Growth group hopes to have recommendations this fall

Monday meeting features updates from regional and local worker studies

Duff Angle: Not your average gardener
July 24, 2021 1 a.m.

Duff Angle: Not your average gardener

Colorblindness hasn't blocked him from creating beauty

Colorblind gardener sees his blossoms in shades of gray but creates show-stopping floral displays

Suggestions to solve solid waste woes
July 24, 2021 1 a.m.

Suggestions to solve solid waste woes

County can do better with solid waste.

Dawn Cheek, 60
July 24, 2021 1 a.m.

Dawn Cheek, 60

Dawn Ellen Cheek, also known as “Grandma Cheek”, passed away on July 12,2021 at the age of 60

July 24, 2021 1 a.m.

Hayden's lost that home-town feelin'

Why is my city of Hayden losing its small town feel?

July 24, 2021 midnight

Post Falls council doesn't represent the people

The lack of representation of the citizens of Post Falls by the elected representatives has got to come to an end.

July 24, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 24 2021

Friday, July 23

Two wounded, one in custody in Friday shooting
July 23, 2021 8:14 p.m.

Two wounded, one in custody in Friday shooting

The incident happened on Mountain Ash Drive in Sagle

Wildfire near Silverwood
July 23, 2021 4:51 p.m.

Wildfire near Silverwood

Firefighters are responding to a wildfire burning near Silverwood Theme Park.

July 23, 2021 3:25 p.m.

Messy Grand Teton camp draws bear; Idaho woman fined $5.8K

Officials warned the bear might have to be killed if it's involved in a similar problem again

July 23, 2021 3:15 p.m.

Citing delta variant, Washington state urges indoor masks

The advice is for both vaccinated and unvaccinated people

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 50!: Headlines from 7/21 thru 7/23
July 23, 2021 3:11 p.m.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 50!: Headlines from 7/21 thru 7/23

In this episode of the North Idaho Now Podcast, Chanse Watson and Madison Hardy go over the latest news coming out of the Coeur'd Alene/Post Falls Press, the Bonner County Daily Bee, the Bonners Ferry Herald, and the Shoshone News-Press from July 21-23.

AP-NORC poll: Most unvaccinated Americans don't want shots
July 23, 2021 12:50 p.m.

AP-NORC poll: Most unvaccinated Americans don't want shots

64% of unvaccinated Americans have little to no confidence the shots are effective against variants

Haitian president's hometown holds funeral amid violence
July 23, 2021 12:40 p.m.

Haitian president's hometown holds funeral amid violence

Shots erupted and tear gas and black smoke wafted into the heavily guarded ceremony

July 23, 2021 10:25 a.m.

EPA orders $65,250 penalty for pesticide company

Simplot did not respond to a request for comment

Brooks undaunted by recall effort
July 23, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Brooks undaunted by recall effort

Bill Brooks unphased by recent call to oust him

Drive-by shooting suspect arrested
July 23, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Drive-by shooting suspect arrested

Police arrested a man who’s been wanted for months as a suspect in a drive-by shooting earlier this year.

Tesh has new leader
July 23, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Tesh has new leader

Marcee Hartzell well versed on impact of nonprofit

Meet the new CEO of Tesh

Democrat leader weighs in on forms of government
July 23, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Democrat leader weighs in on forms of government

Only recommendation: Minimize politics, emphasize qualifications

Democratic Central Committee chairman urges separation from ideological elections

COVID-19 Watch
July 23, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

STATE AA LEGION: Schneider pitches Lums to win in opener
July 23, 2021 1:05 a.m.

STATE AA LEGION: Schneider pitches Lums to win in opener

The Lums will face the Idaho Falls Bandits, the 2019 American Legion World Series champions, today in the second round at state.

July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

Gold, black and blue can go together

Boise State president bodes well for higher ed statewide.

Op-Ed: Health obstacles are not death sentences
July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

Op-Ed: Health obstacles are not death sentences

Talking with Idaho Congressman Russ Fulcher about his recent cancer diagnosis a couple of weeks ago hit home with me.

July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

HO: Reference isn’t racist

Regarding the editorial “The other choice is the right one,” the writer seems to assume that the offensive message which was highlighted has to do with the vice president’s race.

July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

CRT: It’s Marxism

Mark Mitchell’s op-ed on CRT Friday, July 9 was great. The other from the young lady was not so — her comment, “if we don’t learn from history, we are doomed to repeat it.”

July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

SCHOOLS: Doing nothing right

After a career in the USAF, and while pursuing further education, I taught for five years in the public schools of California.

July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

EXCEL: Empower CDA teachers

Dear Patrons of Coeur d’Alene School District 271…

July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

SOUZA: Don’t push ‘big lie’

I am in receipt of Sen. Souza’s recent taxpayer-paid newsletter in which she states “the national election was fraught with…uncertainty.”

July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

DOWNTOWN: Consider pedestrian-only

Boulder, Colo., is the most livable city in America, for the second straight year.

July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

EDITORIAL: About Harris’s background

In response to your editorial chastising the “Joe and the Ho” bumper sticker, not everything has a secret racist meaning.

July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

PETS: Let justice prevail

Regarding the “justice” of the canine physically abused and assaulted by a lesser “Mr. Jones” whose case is obviously absurd, this area would do well to reconstruct a system of actual justice for its domesticated and wild furry-friends.

July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

FLAG: Discolored desecration

Does anyone consider the “Thin Blue Line” American flag as a desecration?

July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

TEACHERS: Perception explanation

Re: recent letter about teachers…

July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

EDITORIAL: Wrong about racism

The other choice is the hyperbolic one: While most reasonable people in general will agree that the slogan ‘F--- Joe and his Ho(e)’ is indeed reprehensible, it is a far cry from being racist.

Targeting the 'transportation desert '
July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

Targeting the 'transportation desert '

Progress reported on app to help folks get from point A to B

Kootenai County transit employee explains route planning application

Character Complex fire holds steady
July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

Character Complex fire holds steady

Prichard fire 40% contained

Prichard fire 40% contained, Deceitful fire 0% contained

Today, Thong Man would be proud
July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

Today, Thong Man would be proud

I was waiting for friends at The Vault when two bare butts bounced by.

She's got that published feeling
July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

She's got that published feeling

U of I biology student from Cd’A among those rewarded in peer-reviewed journals

The student-driven research explored antifungal toxins produced by yeasts to combat drug-resistant fungi

Rathdrum Days Doggie Dash, Big Wheel Race winners
July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

Rathdrum Days Doggie Dash, Big Wheel Race winners

Rathdrum's tiniest festival goers enjoy a race

Winners announced for the Doggie Dash and Big Wheel Races from last Saturday's Rathdrum Days festival

Free rides at CDA Carousel July 25
July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

Free rides at CDA Carousel July 25

National Carousel Day almost here

July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

Statewide push to reduce aggressive driving

Speeding greatly reduces a driver’s ability to slow down

Helms and Helms
July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

Helms and Helms

Mother, daughter perform tonight at Music Conservatory

Concert tonight

July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

Local positivity rates for coronavirus up

Last death to virus was July 11

July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

'Night Out' with the KCSO

Join the sheriff at 'Night Out'

July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes July 23, 2021

Includes news from Gonzaga, NIC, WSU and Boise State

July 23, 2021 1 a.m.

Moving History Forward: Tale of The Trail

The Trail of the Coeur d’Alenes is more than a 73-mile-long hiking and biking trail boldly stretching across Idaho’s Panhandle.

July 23, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 23 2021

Thursday, July 22

Democrats back Biden US lands pick assailed by Republicans
July 22, 2021 12:20 p.m.

Democrats back Biden US lands pick assailed by Republicans

At stake is the leadership of the Interior Department's Bureau of Land Management

Amazon's mission: Getting a 'key' to your apartment building
July 22, 2021 10:25 a.m.

Amazon's mission: Getting a 'key' to your apartment building

Amazon didn’t respond to questions about potential hacking

Politics foil replacing hazardous bridge to Jerusalem site
July 22, 2021 10:20 a.m.

Politics foil replacing hazardous bridge to Jerusalem site

The Temple Mount is the holiest place in Judaism

Western wildfires grow, but better weather helps crews
July 22, 2021 10:20 a.m.

Western wildfires grow, but better weather helps crews

At least 2,000 homes were ordered evacuated at some point during the fire

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Some questions as Big Sky football media days near
July 22, 2021 1:30 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Some questions as Big Sky football media days near

This year's event shouldn't resemble a game show.

LEGION BASEBALL: With depth, this road could be a long one for Lums
July 22, 2021 1:20 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: With depth, this road could be a long one for Lums

The road to a state class AA American Legion baseball championship is a lot shorter than first-year Coeur d’Alene Lumbermen coach Darren Taylor remembers. If that’s a good thing for the team that had to travel the furthest, we’ll find out this weekend.

July 22, 2021 1:15 a.m.

Northwest Notes: July 22, 2021

Washington State's Borghi named to Doak Walker Watch List

Insult to injury: Trash atop garbage
July 22, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Insult to injury: Trash atop garbage

County dealing with 'epic summer' of illegal waste disposal

Rural sites continue to see overflow of garbage

New fitness center coming to Post Falls
July 22, 2021 1:08 a.m.

New fitness center coming to Post Falls

Facility to feature most indoor pickleball courts in nation

Facility to feature most indoor pickleball courts in nation

Idaho seeing 'definite rise in delta detection'
July 22, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Idaho seeing 'definite rise in delta detection'

State health officials continue calling for people to take vaccine

Delta rising

Latest laurel for Genter: Grand Marshal
July 22, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Latest laurel for Genter: Grand Marshal

She'll help lead Hometown Heroes parade Saturday in Hayden

Hayden Days Grand Marshal and Distinguished Veteran of the Year reflect on Air Force career

COVID-19 Watch
July 22, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

July 22, 2021 1:05 a.m.

AT COLLEGE: July 22, 2021

Updates on area athletes at the next level

July 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Harrison Old Time Picnic this weekend

Old-fashioned family-fun in the park starting Friday

Census Bureau texts might be legit
July 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Census Bureau texts might be legit

I received a message from a Coeur d’Alene reader inquiring about the legitimacy of a text message she received from the U.S. Census Bureau asking her to click on a link to fill out a survey about the COVID-19 situation.

Edward Jaskulski, 91
July 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Edward Jaskulski, 91

Beloved father, grandfather and friend, Edward “Ed” Stanley Jaskulski, 91, of Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho, peacefully passed away on July 9, 2021.

July 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Hayden Days Parade road closures announced

Government Way the focal point for event

July 22, 2021 1 a.m.

New extended ‘no wake zone’ on the Spokane River

Sheriff reminds boaters to pay attention to laws

Several factors led to the extension of the wake zone

July 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Buy it or lose it:

Hunters must buy 2021 big game controlled hunt tags by Aug. 1

Leftover tags will be sold first-come, first-served beginning Aug. 25

Gary Tomblin, 78
July 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Gary Tomblin, 78

After battling with Alzheimers for a few years, Gary Eugene Tomblin passed away and returned to live with his Father in Heaven on July 18, 2021.

A walk in the park — with a purpose
July 22, 2021 1 a.m.

A walk in the park — with a purpose

U of I grad student from Priest River builds, renovates disc golf courses across region

Disc golf is fun

Larry Unruh, 80
July 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Larry Unruh, 80

Larry Unruh was born on the family farm, June 16, 1941 in Shafter, Calif. He passed away peacefully on July 15, 2021 at the age of 80 in Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho.

Trout feeling the heat
July 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Trout feeling the heat

But halting fishing won't improve the situation says fisheries manager

Trout are resilient and even extreme weather rarely has a long-term impact on populations

Crews make progress on Character Complex fire
July 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Crews make progress on Character Complex fire

Blaze is 10% contained

Fire crews are battling back the Character Complex fire, but weather conditions continue to complicate their efforts.

July 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Finally, rain

First measurable rainfall in July on Wednesday morning

finally, rain

Movers & Shakers
July 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers: July 22

July 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Grimms' stories no fairy tales

tees

$330,000 raised for Children's Village
July 22, 2021 1 a.m.

$330,000 raised for Children's Village

Will support operations of two homes that benefit kids facing tough times

Guests enjoyed a three-course dinner by David Adlard

July 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Powerball Changes Coming to Idaho on Aug. 23

Powerball changes

July 22, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 22 2021

Wednesday, July 21

Despite Canadian easing, US extends land border restrictions
July 21, 2021 3:10 p.m.

Despite Canadian easing, US extends land border restrictions

The decision drew immediate criticism from politicians from U.S border states

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 49: Headlines from 7/17 thru 7/20 and interview with USFS District Fire Manager Sam Gibbons
July 21, 2021 1:04 p.m.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 49: Headlines from 7/17 thru 7/20 and interview with USFS District Fire Manager Sam Gibbons

In this episode of the North Idaho Now Podcast, Chanse Watson and Josh McDonald go over the latest news coming out of the Coeur'd Alene/Post Falls Press, the Bonner County Daily Bee, and the Shoshone News-Press from July 17 - 20.

A small victory: Used-car prices slip from dizzy heights
July 21, 2021 11:20 a.m.

A small victory: Used-car prices slip from dizzy heights

The whole crazy price cycle began with the eruption of the pandemic, when many states issued stay-at-home orders

Idaho lawmaker who shared rape accuser's name faces hearing
July 21, 2021 11:15 a.m.

Idaho lawmaker who shared rape accuser's name faces hearing

Rep. Heather Scott, a Republican from Blanchard, sought a copy of the police report and made inquiries into how people who make rape allegations could themselves be charged with a crime

China blasts dam to divert floods that killed at least 25
July 21, 2021 11:10 a.m.

China blasts dam to divert floods that killed at least 25

At least 10 trains carrying about 10,000 passengers were halted

Pelosi bars Trump allies from Jan. 6 probe, GOP may boycott
July 21, 2021 11:05 a.m.

Pelosi bars Trump allies from Jan. 6 probe, GOP may boycott

McCarthy said in a statement that Pelosi’s move will damage the institution of Congress

Circling Raven Championship • Symetra Spotlight: Allison Emrey
July 21, 2021 1:30 a.m.

Circling Raven Championship • Symetra Spotlight: Allison Emrey

Emrey won the 2021 IOA Golf Classic in May, her first career Symetra Tour victory.

Rapper rumblings reverberate
July 21, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Rapper rumblings reverberate

Nelly coming to North Idaho State Fair; he has fans and foes

Individuals express concern for rap artist performance in email chain

Free to fly
July 21, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Free to fly

'Wolf' soars to freedom after two-month rehab at Birds of Prey Northwest

Bald eagle recovers

Man charged with stalking, again
July 21, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Man charged with stalking, again

A man facing charges in an ongoing stalking case has been charged a second time for allegedly stalking the same woman.

Character Complex fire 5% contained
July 21, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Character Complex fire 5% contained

More than 4,300 acres have burned so far

Even as crews work around the clock to slow the spread of flames, the Character Complex fire continues to grow.

COVID-19 Watch
July 21, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

July 21, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Inland Empire PGA results: July 21, 2021

Results from Monday's Pro-Junior at Prairie Falls Golf Club

July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

BROOKS: Bulwark against extremism

Way to go, Bill Brooks.

July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

BROOKS: On second thought…

I’ve never been a fan of KootCo Commissioner Brooks but he’s starting to win me over.

July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

BROOKS: The real deal

In response to several recent articles and letters to the editor about Bill Brooks, let me offer this: Bill Brooks is indeed a conservative, through and through.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial  — Chronic pain triggers to avoid
July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Chronic pain triggers to avoid

Debilitating chronic pain is on the increase and if you do not know why you are in pain then it is difficult to know what to do or how to cope.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial  — It’s all about the whites…and rosé
July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — It’s all about the whites…and rosé

Most every wine consumer changes their consumption patterns during the year.

July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

GROWTH: Too many K’s

Residents of Coeur d’Alene, Post Falls, Hayden, Rathdrum: Do you know what the Comprehensive Plan of your city is planning for?

July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

FIREWORKS: Douse the frenzy

I agree with Joann Lokken regarding all the illegal fireworks.

July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Never a boring moment with Bill

Commissioner won't back down in face of recall.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial  — Depression: Strategies for overcoming stress, anxiety and sleep problems
July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Depression: Strategies for overcoming stress, anxiety and sleep problems

Depression and anxiety are a national and global epidemic. Astonishingly, depression is the leading cause of disability in the United States, and the second leading cause worldwide!

July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

NODOSAURS: ‘Noah Next Door’

Seventeen years ago Bill Buley wrote a story titled, Noah Next Door (2004).

July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

BLOOD BANK: Volunteers needed

There are many opportunities and places to volunteer.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Zach Garza, Coeur d'Alene Lumbermen
July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Zach Garza, Coeur d'Alene Lumbermen

Infielder/pitcher Zach Garza is this week's Knudsten Chevrolet Athlete of the Week

Jamie Peters, 41
July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Jamie Peters, 41

Jamie Lee Peters, 41, of Hayden, Idaho passed away in the care of Schneidmiller Hospice House surrounded by family and friends.

July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

23 apply for PHD director post

Job pays about $115,000 to $12o,000

Dorothy Deckard, 72
July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Dorothy Deckard, 72

Dorothy R. Deckard, age 72, passed away at her home in Post Falls, Idaho

July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Scott Wemple Memorial Golf Tournament benefits CASA

Decade-long legacy tournament now raising money for child victims

July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Op-Ed: Who wants the change and why?

The establishment of the Kootenai County Optional Forms of Government Study Commission has certainly increased the intensity of the summer heat for county residents.

Living, driving the American Dream
July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Living, driving the American Dream

Main Street column for July 21

Catherine Graf, 80
July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Catherine Graf, 80

Catherine Leeann Graf was born July 26, 1940 in Spokane, Wash. to Sidney and Marion Smith.

Larry Strobel, 84
July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Larry Strobel, 84

On Tuesday, July 13, 2021, Larry George Strobel passed away peacefully at home under the care of Hospice at Home.

Alberta Kiefer, 82
July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Alberta Kiefer, 82

Alberta Mae “Bertie” Kiefer, 82, passed away peacefully at home on June 28, 2021.

Pamela Carnie, 63
July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Pamela Carnie, 63

Pamela Jeanne Carnie, 63, was promoted from this earth into Heaven on Sunday, January 24, 2021.

Daniel Walker, 84
July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Daniel Walker, 84

Daniel L Walker 84, born on October 24, 1936 in Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho died on July 6, 2021

Arla Fenner, 74
July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Arla Fenner, 74

On March 20th, 2020 our beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and aunt passed away peacefully, at age 74, at the Schneidmiller Hospice House in Hayden

July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes July 21, 2021

Matchups set for state Little League playoffs

July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Hayden man dies from crash injuries

Fatal crash

Wilhelm announces re-election bid
July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Wilhelm announces re-election bid

Post Falls council president proponent of planned growth

Planned growth key plank in platform.

Youth Sports July 21, 2021
July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Youth Sports July 21, 2021

Track and field, baseball, softball and more

Tami Ouren-Sims, 50
July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Tami Ouren-Sims, 50

It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Tami Lynn Ouren-Sims, a loving daughter, mother, grandmother “gammie”, sister, and friend.

Stars, stripes and sacrifice
July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Stars, stripes and sacrifice

Church ministry seeks to raise $25k for monument to honor veterans

Stars and Stripes raising money

Ronald Kramer, 74
July 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Ronald Kramer, 74

Much to our sorrow, Ronald (Ron) Kramer passed away on June 29, 2021.

July 21, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 21 2021

Tuesday, July 20

VIDEO: One suspect shot in Wallace standoff
July 20, 2021 4:46 p.m.

VIDEO: One suspect shot in Wallace standoff

The first shots fired by Smykal were at a truck reportedly owned by his parents who live nearby. The suspect then entered a nearby purple car that was parked on the road, reloaded, and proceeded to fire at a passing Idaho Department of Lands truck that was traveling south on King St. toward the St. Joe region.

July 20, 2021 2:25 p.m.

Wildfires: Washington to close all DNR lands in E. Wash.

Hot temperatures and winds are also fanning wildfires near the towns of Wenatchee, Yakima and Walla Walla

July 20, 2021 1:20 p.m.

Grazing fees could rise on state-owned land in Idaho

New rate would still only be about 60% of what private landowners charge

Monster wildfire tests years of forest management efforts
July 20, 2021 1:20 p.m.

Monster wildfire tests years of forest management efforts

Bootleg Fire, now 606 square miles in size, has ravaged southern Oregon

July 20, 2021 11:40 a.m.

Clark Fork man dies in crash

Driver crossed the center line, ISP says

July 20, 2021 10:35 a.m.

Man who guided illegally in Yellowstone gets week in jail

Prosecutors charged Garland with 15 counts of illegal activities and violating park regulations

Jeff Bezos blasts into space on own rocket: 'Best day ever!'
July 20, 2021 10:30 a.m.

Jeff Bezos blasts into space on own rocket: 'Best day ever!'

Named after America’s first astronaut, Blue Origin’s New Shepard rocket soared on the 52nd anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing

Belgium's royals lead a day of mourning for flood victims
July 20, 2021 10:25 a.m.

Belgium's royals lead a day of mourning for flood victims

At least 165 people died in Germany, bringing the death toll in both countries to 196

Post Falls leaders suggest path forward on property taxes
July 20, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Post Falls leaders suggest path forward on property taxes

Officials break down property tax distribution and possible solutions

BSU boss embraces 'blue turf thinking'
July 20, 2021 1:08 a.m.

BSU boss embraces 'blue turf thinking'

President Tromp a barrier-remover for students facing obstacles

Boise State University president takes first trip to the panhandle

Character Complex fire grows amid thunderstorm conditions
July 20, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Character Complex fire grows amid thunderstorm conditions

As the Character Complex fire continues to grow, weather conditions are primed for new fires and rapid spread.

The effects of mining 100 years later
July 20, 2021 1:06 a.m.

The effects of mining 100 years later

EPA reports on heavy metals in the Coeur d'Alene Basin

COVID-19 Watch
July 20, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

THE VETERANS' PRESS: Veteran suicide: Why did he do it?
July 20, 2021 1 a.m.

THE VETERANS' PRESS: Veteran suicide: Why did he do it?

Some weeks ago, in my capacity I assisted in setting up Military Honors.

July 20, 2021 1 a.m.

THE VETERANS' PRESS: North Idaho Resource Directory

Every county and state has a Veteran Affairs office to answer questions about benefits and provide assistance.

July 20, 2021 1 a.m.

THE VETERANS' PRESS: Securing survivor benefits

A VA Survivors Pension offers monthly payments to qualified surviving spouses and unmarried dependent children of wartime veterans who meet certain income and net worth limits set by Congress.

July 20, 2021 1 a.m.

THE VETERANS' PRESS: Hey, Vietnam veterans did you know…

Type II diabetes may qualify you for VA benefits

If you develop Diabetes Mellitus (Type II), you are eligible for VA health care benefits and a monthly disability check.

Post Falls man faces child porn charges
July 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Post Falls man faces child porn charges

Police said they found hundreds of images of child sexual abuse on a man’s computer.

July 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Man dies by suicide at Memorial Bridge

A man died Monday after he reportedly jumped from a local bridge.

July 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Eight boating DUI citations over weekend

Boating DUIs

July 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Growth — what else? — on PF Council agenda

New construction items are on the agenda for Tuesday's Post Falls City Council meeting, readers unable to attend can see it live-streamed on YouTube, on the City of Post Falls channel

July 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Sheriff's blotter

Blotter

A1: THE VETERANS' PRESS: This number might save veterans' lives
July 20, 2021 1 a.m.

A1: THE VETERANS' PRESS: This number might save veterans' lives

Coaching Into Care is a national telephone service of the VA which aims to educate, support, and empower family members and friends who are seeking care or services for a Veteran.

July 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Chip Shots July 20, 2021

Results from local golf leagues.

July 20, 2021 1 a.m.

A mischief of mice, and other venereal game

column teeze

July 20, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 20 2021

Monday, July 19

Size of Oregon wildfire underscores vastness of the US West
July 19, 2021 3:40 p.m.

Size of Oregon wildfire underscores vastness of the US West

At least 2,000 homes have been evacuated at some point during the fire and another 5,000 threatened

Canada to let vaccinated U.S. citizens into Canada on Aug. 9
July 19, 2021 1:25 p.m.

Canada to let vaccinated U.S. citizens into Canada on Aug. 9

14-day quarantine requirement will be waived

Microsoft Exchange hack caused by China, US and allies say
July 19, 2021 11:30 a.m.

Microsoft Exchange hack caused by China, US and allies say

Actions are likely to exacerbate tensions with China at a delicate time

July 19, 2021 11:20 a.m.

Union workers at Fred Meyer vote to authorize strike

A work stoppage could go into effect as early as midnight on Monday

Heat and smoke choke Northern Rockies as fire danger spikes
July 19, 2021 10:50 a.m.

Heat and smoke choke Northern Rockies as fire danger spikes

Thunderstorms rolling through on Monday night will bring winds that could fan wildfires and lightning that could spark new ones

Another big fundraising year for 3Cs
July 19, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Another big fundraising year for 3Cs

Who gets what is a painstaking — and rewarding — process

Local ladies come together mostly for fun but with huge fundraising goals in mind

Randy Mann weather: Summer records could fall
July 19, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Randy Mann weather: Summer records could fall

This looks like hottest, driest season on record

Forecast calls for more of same: Blazing hot, blistering dry

Pandemic heroes cruise into sunset
July 19, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Pandemic heroes cruise into sunset

Thank-you voyage set up by retired nurse, CDA Cruises

Retired nurse Nancy Wood organized a Lake CDA Cruise to thank members of the Idaho National Guard and the Medical Reserve Corps for their hard work during the COVID-19 pandemic

July 19, 2021 1:05 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Northern Lakes falls short; two Lums teams qualify for state

Coeur d'Alene American Legion opted to have its two Class A teams compete in the Washington Class AA league and postseason this year.

COVID-19 Watch
July 19, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 Watch

July 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Senior Meals

Senior Meals: July 19-23

July 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Oregon pro wins 34th Rosauers

Taylor Porter of Avondale tied for 18th place and was the top local finisher at the Rosauers Open Invitational.

July 19, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 19 2021

Sunday, July 18

July 18, 2021 6:31 p.m.

The other choice is the right one

Some signs of the times point straight down.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Some local ties are more local than others, but are still ties
July 18, 2021 1:30 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Some local ties are more local than others, but are still ties

These ties stretch as far away as Montana and North Dakota.

Little League district playoffs
July 18, 2021 1:25 a.m.

Little League district playoffs

Hayden took on Lewiston in Game 2 of a best-of-3 series for the Idaho Little League District 1 12U (Majors) championship Saturday at Canfield Sports Complex in Coeur d'Alene.

July 18, 2021 1:15 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Lums catch a berth to state

Two Coeur d'Alene Legion teams qualified for state on Saturday.

Property tax burden shifting from business to residential
July 18, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Property tax burden shifting from business to residential

The scales of commercial and residential property taxes continue to weigh heavier on the latter

DECENT EXPOSURE
July 18, 2021 1:08 a.m.

DECENT EXPOSURE

Local nudist resort for sale

Local nudist resort for sale

Embers By the Green to open near Highlands
July 18, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Embers By the Green to open near Highlands

Business Bits for July 18

Movers 'n shakers march down Main Street
July 18, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Movers 'n shakers march down Main Street

Rathdrum Days parade a celebration of community

Rathdrum Days parade teems with patriotism and celebration Saturday on Main Street

COVID-19 Watch
July 18, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 Watch

July 18, 2021 1 a.m.

TRUMP: Put the lies to bed

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July 18, 2021 1 a.m.

POOP: Memo to dog owner

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July 18, 2021 1 a.m.

Inglis on top heading into final round of Rosauers

The top local after two rounds is Taylor Porter of Avondale Golf Club in Hayden Lake.

July 18, 2021 1 a.m.

WATER: You first

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MY GARDEN PATH: Keep up the good work!
July 18, 2021 1 a.m.

MY GARDEN PATH: Keep up the good work!

You are to be commended if you still have anything alive in your yard after these weeks of horrid hot temperatures.

July 18, 2021 1 a.m.

THANKS: To first responders

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July 18, 2021 1 a.m.

LIFE: More and more unreal

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July 18, 2021 1 a.m.

COMICS: Double the smiles

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July 18, 2021 1 a.m.

Community Thanks

A thank you to the greater Coeur d'Alene area

July 18, 2021 1 a.m.

AVISTA: Rate hike too much

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John Holdren, 64
July 18, 2021 1 a.m.

John Holdren, 64

John Leroy Holdren, age 64, passed away in Wenatchee, Wash. on Wednesday, June 30, 2021.

John Baldwin, 85
July 18, 2021 1 a.m.

John Baldwin, 85

John Ashby Baldwin, known also as "Jack", entered the presence of his Lord Jesus on June 30, 2021.

Catherine Graf, 80
July 18, 2021 1 a.m.

Catherine Graf, 80

Catherine Leeann Graf was born July 26, 1940 in Spokane, Wash. to Sidney and Marion Smith.

July 18, 2021 1 a.m.

MACKAY: Warren Buffett's four rules for success

I love to study creative and successful people, and who better than Warren Buffett, the multibillionaire from Omaha, Nebraska, and chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc.

Gary Spohn, 88
July 18, 2021 1 a.m.

Gary Spohn, 88

COL. (RET.) Gary Edward Spohn: Sept 6, 1932 – May 6, 2021.

Saturday, July 17

No jail time for man who beat dog
July 17, 2021 1:09 a.m.

No jail time for man who beat dog

Dog’s owner says sentence is just

Dog’s owner says sentence is just

'It's just different'
July 17, 2021 1:08 a.m.

'It's just different'

Mica Flats Grange marks 75th birthday

Mica Flats Grange turns 75

All hands on science
July 17, 2021 1:07 a.m.

All hands on science

Fire storytelling part of environmental science program

Students enrolled in TRIO from River City and Post Falls middle schools got knee-deep in a week-long environmental science field program ending today led by McCall Outdoor Science School at Q’emiln Park in Post Falls.

State reports slight drop in SAT scores
July 17, 2021 1:06 a.m.

State reports slight drop in SAT scores

Coeur d'Alene Charter again top test-takers in Idaho

See how your school did: https://bit.ly/3kr1x2Y

COVID-19 Watch
July 17, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

LEGION BASEBALL: Northern Lakes rallies in seventh to beat Camas Prairie in Class A Area A opener
July 17, 2021 1:05 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Northern Lakes rallies in seventh to beat Camas Prairie in Class A Area A opener

Northern Lakes will play top-seeded Moscow today at 2 in a semifinal game.

July 17, 2021 1 a.m.

Sheriff's blotter

Sheriff's blotter

July 17, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes July 17, 2021

News on Katy Ryan, and the first round of the Rosauers.

July 17, 2021 1 a.m.

Avista: Don't fall for scams

Be care, says Avista

United Way of North Idaho lands $1M grant
July 17, 2021 1 a.m.

United Way of North Idaho lands $1M grant

Targets behavioral health support for youth

The fund has local community leaders serving on Community Impact Councils.

July 17, 2021 1 a.m.

Commission seeks comment on artist proposals

Proposals are on display at the Coeur d’Alene Public Library

Elizabeth Smart delivers message to CDA
July 17, 2021 1 a.m.

Elizabeth Smart delivers message to CDA

Will speak at Aug. 17 luncheon at Resort

Smart to speak at Aug. 17 luncheon at Resort

The cane mutiny
July 17, 2021 1 a.m.

The cane mutiny

Recently, I have begun to use a cane when I venture into the public.

July 17, 2021 1 a.m.

Let's hear options before deciding

The Kootenai County board of Commissioners created an optional form of government review committee (OFGRC) comprised of volunteer citizens.

July 17, 2021 1 a.m.

Cheers to all you new UI graduates

University Communications and Marketing at the University of Idaho is pleased to release the list of graduates during Spring Commencement.

July 17, 2021 1 a.m.

Hayden man hurt in motorcycle crash

ISP investigates crash

July 17, 2021 1 a.m.

EPA liifts ban on open burning for Kootenai reservation

Air quality is better

July 17, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 17 2021

Friday, July 16

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 48: Headlines from 7/14 thru 7/16
July 16, 2021 4:24 p.m.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 48: Headlines from 7/14 thru 7/16

In this episode of the North Idaho Now Podcast, Chanse Watson goes over the latest news coming out of the Coeur'd Alene/Post Falls Press, the Bonner County Daily Bee, the Bonners Ferry Herald, and the Shoshone News-Press from July 14-16.

Hawaii teenager recycles to help students reach college
July 16, 2021 11:50 a.m.

Hawaii teenager recycles to help students reach college

13-year-old from Oahu launched Bottles4College

Rescuers race to prevent more death from European floods
July 16, 2021 11:45 a.m.

Rescuers race to prevent more death from European floods

Sixty-three people perished in the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate

Montana drops 'bad actor' claim against Hecla mine executive
July 16, 2021 11:40 a.m.

Montana drops 'bad actor' claim against Hecla mine executive

Filing drew criticism from environmental groups that supported sanctions against Phillips Baker Jr.

July 16, 2021 11:35 a.m.

Idaho governor against interfering in vaccine requirements

Little: No reason why schools can't hold in-person classes this fall

Erratic Oregon wildfire keeps exploding, confounding crews
July 16, 2021 11:30 a.m.

Erratic Oregon wildfire keeps exploding, confounding crews

Bootleg Fire, the largest wildfire burning in the U.S., has torched more than 377 square miles

LEGION BASEBALL: Lums find their ‘guy’ — twice
July 16, 2021 1:25 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Lums find their ‘guy’ — twice

Coeur d'Alene rallies in both games to take 2-0 lead in best-of-5 championship series

While trailing heading to the plate in the bottom of the sixth and seventh inning, members of the Coeur d’Alene Lumbermen kept asking, ‘just who’s going to be the guy?’ On Thursday, one was a guy that wasn’t with the team last year, the other a guy that’s been all business all summer long.

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast
July 16, 2021 1:20 a.m.

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast

This man's goal: Expanding 'shelf-life' of the oppressed
July 16, 2021 1:09 a.m.

This man's goal: Expanding 'shelf-life' of the oppressed

James McDay works to improve relations for all kinds and colors

James McDay leads the way with 'The Other Choice' and NAACP.

Jackals, dogs and politics
July 16, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Jackals, dogs and politics

Study group discussion on form of government gets snarly

Brooks and Fillios take the hot seat at Optional Forms of Government meeting

Ho, ho, ho! Hail Rathdrum's grand couple
July 16, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Ho, ho, ho! Hail Rathdrum's grand couple

Michael and Sharron McPhail will lead parade on Saturday

Meet Michael and Sharron McPhail, Rathdrum residents and avid volunteers, they have been given the honor of being this year's Grand Marshals

Man charged with rape of missing girl
July 16, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Man charged with rape of missing girl

A man is being held on $100,000 bail after police said he housed and raped a missing teen girl.

COVID-19 Watch
July 16, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Give great teachers a little boost

EXCEL Foundation fundraiser coming July 29 to the Hagadone home on Lake Coeur d'Alene.

July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

FIREWORKS: Ban works best

Much appreciated was Jesse Engel’s article on fireworks.

July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

CRT: Case against it

In response to J. Perley’s letter about Critical Race Theory; I agree it’s impossible to address in 250 words. But that’s the last thing we agree on.

July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

WATER: A landscaping tip

I’m writing this letter to address the subject of when is the best time to water the landscape.

July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

BORDER: Beware biased reports

Since V.P. Harris visited the border, the four nightly TV anchors (ABC, NBC, CBS, MSNBC) should have permission from the Democratic Party to visit the border, since they visited all other disasters when President Trump was in office.

July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

TEACHER: Deal with facts

I am a Social Studies teacher in the Coeur d’Alene School District.

July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

MORALITY: Foundation of our nation

A person is truly free only when there is in place an instrument within the governed, an ability to agree to disagree.

July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

BROOKS: Party aversion unsavory

So Bill Brooks has suddenly developed an “aversion” to the Kootenai County Republican Central Committee.

July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Op-Ed: Give combat vets a break from fireworks

This Vet Agrees with Jesse Engel in his “Guest Opinion,” regarding, “Turn off the fireworks.” Hopefully this will offer more clarity?

July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

GROWTH: Press article resonates

Thank you Press for your recent articles on peace officer to resident safety ratios and the lack of peace officers willing to work up here because of the increased cost of housing.

July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Spokane Symphony announces 76th season

Concerts start in September with full audience seating

Free Labor Day weekend concerts return

July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Illegal fireworks laws can be enforced

Yes, we can successfully enforce existing fireworks laws to help prevent wildfires, lessen veterans' PTSD stress levels, and relieve the "war zone" weeks around the July 4 holiday for both humans and pets.

Ex-cop Cronin now expert archivist
July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Ex-cop Cronin now expert archivist

Tom Cronin jokes that he was appointed by President Claudia Brennan to research Coeur d’Alene Rotary Club history because he missed a meeting.

July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Hayden Days Parade applications open

Deadline Monday

STUDENT PROFILE: Lake City grad makes good
July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

STUDENT PROFILE: Lake City grad makes good

Brian Karsann has achieved numerous awards on way to Goldman Sachs

Lake City grad earns honors at BSU, hired at Goldman Sachs

Emerge show set for July 23
July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Emerge show set for July 23

Artists, musicians will be there

'Sharing the 'Spirit' is festival poster
July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

'Sharing the 'Spirit' is festival poster

Connection between the past, present and future

Really BIG Raffle winners rake it in
July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Really BIG Raffle winners rake it in

NIC Foundation fundraiser awards over $457,000 in prizes

Richard Straw of Nampa, Idaho won the grand prize: brand new 2,078 square-foot home located in Coeur d'Alene

Roy Marmon, 77
July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Roy Marmon, 77

Roy M. Marmon, 77, died Saturday July 10, 2021 at his home in Dickinson, N.D.

Zachary Theander, 33
July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Zachary Theander, 33

Our world is a darker place today with the passing of our son Zachary.

Run, so kids can have shoes
July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Run, so kids can have shoes

Fun run set for July 24 at Volunteer Park in Spirit Lake

Fun run set for July 24 at Volunteer Park in Spirit Lake

Richard Kraack, 81
July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Richard Kraack, 81

Richard Gene Kraack, 81, born February 21, 1940, at home in Clagstone, Idaho, passed away July 11, 2021 at Pacifica Senior Living in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.

July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Campfires banned at state parks

Campfires and propane-fueled fueled fire rings have been banned at North Idaho state parks as more fire restrictions go into effect across the Gem State.

Free concert tonight at Conservatory
July 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Free concert tonight at Conservatory

Goodrich brings experience and energy to show

July 16, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 16 2021

Thursday, July 15

1st female grizzly in 40 years collared in Washington state
July 15, 2021 3 p.m.

1st female grizzly in 40 years collared in Washington state

Grizzlies in that area roam between northern Idaho, northeastern Washington, and southeastern British Columbia

July 15, 2021 2:55 p.m.

Wildfire near Wenatchee threatens more than 1,500 homes

Chelan County declared a state of emergency

Over 50 dead, dozens missing as severe floods strike Europe
July 15, 2021 12:15 p.m.

Over 50 dead, dozens missing as severe floods strike Europe

Rescue operations hampered by blocked roads and phone and internet outages

Child tax credit starts hitting US families' bank accounts
July 15, 2021 11:05 a.m.

Child tax credit starts hitting US families' bank accounts

Monthly payments amount to $300 for each child who is 5 and younger and $250 for those between 5 and 17

WHO chief says it was 'premature' to rule out COVID lab leak
July 15, 2021 11 a.m.

WHO chief says it was 'premature' to rule out COVID lab leak

Numerous public health experts have also called for an independent examination of COVID-19's origins

EXPLAINER: High prices, court access challenge Idaho renters
July 15, 2021 10:55 a.m.

EXPLAINER: High prices, court access challenge Idaho renters

As of June 7, roughly 3.2 million people in the U.S. said they face eviction in the next two months

California blaze erupts near site of deadliest US wildfire
July 15, 2021 10:50 a.m.

California blaze erupts near site of deadliest US wildfire

Firefighters say they are facing conditions more typical of late summer or fall than early July

Really BIG Raffle winners announced
July 15, 2021 9:40 a.m.

Really BIG Raffle winners announced

Richard Straw won the grand prize Wednesday in the North Idaho College Foundation’s Really BIG Raffle—a newly constructed home appraised at $420,000.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Lums in good shape as postseason begins
July 15, 2021 1:30 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Lums in good shape as postseason begins

Area A (district) tournament play begins tonight

'The marker is always moving' — Former Coeur d'Alene High swimmer Lana Lawrence looks to share her love of weightlifting with local youths
July 15, 2021 1:25 a.m.

'The marker is always moving' — Former Coeur d'Alene High swimmer Lana Lawrence looks to share her love of weightlifting with local youths

"Some days it's just heavy," Olympic lifter Lana Lawrence of Coeur d'Alene said.

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast
July 15, 2021 1:20 a.m.

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast

July 15, 2021 1:10 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Northern Lakes concludes regular season with split

Trevor Vandever and Payden Wysong drove in two runs each for Northern Lakes, which beat the Camas Prairie Zephyrs 6-1 in the first game of a North Idaho League doubleheader on Wednesday at Gorton Field, and will be the third seed to the class A Area A tournament.

Hayden City Council approves subdivision
July 15, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Hayden City Council approves subdivision

Board hopes development is step in right direction

Board hopes development is step in right direction

Flight for education
July 15, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Flight for education

Teachers take on drone training

Mission No. 1 accomplished. Nine North Idaho elementary and middle school teachers successfully landed their drones in the performance showcase Wednesday at the North Idaho College campus after a three-day training through PCS Edventures, funded through grants by the Idaho STEM Action Center. Their next mission: to pass their knowledge on to students.

COVID-19 patients rising
July 15, 2021 1:07 a.m.

COVID-19 patients rising

Nine with coronavirus in critical care at Kootenai Health

PHD continues to encourage residents to get vaccinated

Man convicted of sexual abuse
July 15, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Man convicted of sexual abuse

A man accused of kissing and groping two teen girls near the lake last summer has been convicted of two felony charges.

July 15, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Northwest Notes: July 15, 2021

Former Idaho women's basketball standout Lizzy Klinker has signed her first professional contract to play for Falcons Bad Homburger TG of the Bundesliga in Germany.

COVID-19 Watch
July 15, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

July 15, 2021 1 a.m.

AT COLLEGE: July 15, 2021

Updates on area athletes at the next level

Debit cards offer scant fraud protection
July 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Debit cards offer scant fraud protection

An Athol reader asked if selecting the credit option when using her debit card offers more protections.

SHOLEH: Survey: Summer roadtrippers staying in-state
July 15, 2021 1 a.m.

SHOLEH: Survey: Summer roadtrippers staying in-state

According to a 2019 AAA report, 53 percent of American families take an annual road trip.

Ingenious inventors
July 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Ingenious inventors

Two 9-year-olds win national recognition

Local kids compete in the Invention Convention U.S. Nationals and move on to the Global Invention Convention hosted in Singapore

Taking the high road
July 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Taking the high road

Going-to-the-Sun Road opening day vehicle numbers 41% higher over 2019

The park is seeing expected changes in visitation patterns

Hunters, anglers and other recreationist's guide to wildfire season
July 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Hunters, anglers and other recreationist's guide to wildfire season

Know before you go, be careful, and do your part to prevent wildfires

Building, maintaining, attending, or using a fire, campfire or stove fire

Tease photo
July 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Wesley M. Isbell, 88

Wesley Munroe Isbell, age 88, passed away peacefully July 10, 2021 after fighting prostate cancer for a number of years.

Sign up for county alerts
July 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Sign up for county alerts

alert system

Rathdrum Days a big deal this year
July 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Rathdrum Days a big deal this year

Festival kicks off Friday at Majestic Park

Rathdrum Days features Jacob Maxwell, a Coeur d'Alene resident who competed on season 16 of The Voice.

'Learn to Hunt' camp scheduled in the Panhandle Region
July 15, 2021 1 a.m.

'Learn to Hunt' camp scheduled in the Panhandle Region

Learn how to use magnesium fire starters

Campers must attend the full three days of the program

July 15, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 15 2021

Wednesday, July 14

Body of missing Kellogg man recovered
July 14, 2021 4:01 p.m.

Body of missing Kellogg man recovered

Divers located the body of a 45-year-old Kellogg man believed to have drowned on the Coeur d’Alene River on Saturday.

July 14, 2021 3:55 p.m.

Drought emergency declared in Washington state

Nearly 60% of the U.S. West is considered in exceptional or extreme drought

France celebrates Bastille Day amid virus fears, tensions
July 14, 2021 10:45 a.m.

France celebrates Bastille Day amid virus fears, tensions

Spectators converged on Paris from around France

US overdose deaths hit record 93,000 in pandemic last year
July 14, 2021 10:40 a.m.

US overdose deaths hit record 93,000 in pandemic last year

Lockdowns and other pandemic restrictions isolated those with drug addictions and made treatment harder to get

Wildfires in US West threaten parched Native American lands
July 14, 2021 10:35 a.m.

Wildfires in US West threaten parched Native American lands

Seven homes burned, but four were vacant

July 14, 2021 10:30 a.m.

Extreme heat takes out portion of Northwest cherry crop

The Northwest cherry growing region includes five states: Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Utah and Montana

Circling Raven Championship • Symetra Spotlight: Bailey Tardy
July 14, 2021 1:30 a.m.

Circling Raven Championship • Symetra Spotlight: Bailey Tardy

Former University of Georgia standout won earlier this year on the Symetra Tour.

Pickleball tourney placers
July 14, 2021 1:25 a.m.

Pickleball tourney placers

Top-three placers in some of the division at last week's event at Cherry Hill Park.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Scott Voyles, Post Falls
July 14, 2021 1:20 a.m.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Scott Voyles, Post Falls

Scott Voyles, the top local finisher in this year's Ironman Coeur d'Alene, is this week's Knudtsen Chevrolet Press Athlete of the Week.

July 14, 2021 1:10 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Northern Lakes comes up short to Moscow

Moscow clinched the top seed to districts with the win

Idaho could face worst fire season in years
July 14, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Idaho could face worst fire season in years

Stage 2 fire restrictions still in place

Idahoans urged to stay safe amid unprecedented wildfire conditions

Osprey feeling the heat, too
July 14, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Osprey feeling the heat, too

Effects of early summer's record heat discussed on annual Osprey cruise

Osprey cruise write-up

The big business of public education
July 14, 2021 1:07 a.m.

The big business of public education

Superintendents address Coeur d'Alene Regional Chamber

At the chambers Upbeat Breakfast Tuesday July 13, a packed house heard from Dr. Becky Meyer with the Lakeland School District, Dr. Shon Hocker with the Coeur d'Alene district and Dena Naccarato, representing the Post Falls district

ADA-compliant ramp a water wonder at Atlas Park
July 14, 2021 1:06 a.m.

ADA-compliant ramp a water wonder at Atlas Park

Easier way to the water

July 14, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Inland Empire PGA results: July 14, 2021

Results from Monday's Pro-Am at Twin Lakes Village Golf Club

COVID-19 Watch
July 14, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

July 14, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Northwest Notes July 14, 2021

White, Jacob selected on final day of MLB draft

July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

HELP!: Call is answered

I had an appointment with Mr. Green’s Kootenai Law Group on June 30.

July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

MONEY: A case for capitalism

So you saved little by little so as to have a little nest egg to help when one of those emergencies comes along.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial  — Shop changes
July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Shop changes

Over our 14 years since we opened the shop, we sometimes lose track of all we have changed.

July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Sorry to play the summer party-pooper

Enjoy today because trouble is just over the horizon.

July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

TRASH: Friend of the fire

I am writing in response to the opinion from Ralph D. Shay (Tubbs Hill: Pick up trash, July 7).

July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

CRT: Mitchell hit the mark

Thank you, Mark T. Mitchell, for your thorough but disheartening explanation of Critical Race Theory in the Friday edition of The Press.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial  — Infertility and Chinese medicine
July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Infertility and Chinese medicine

Infertility is the inability to get pregnant even after having frequent and unprotected sex for one year.

July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

CRT: Mitchell missed the mark

Reading the Friday op-ed piece made me realize that despite Mr. Mitchell having a Ph.D. and having been a local guy, his opinion is naive at best, possibly absurd.

July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

CRT: Human nature’s role

Thank you for the guest opinion by Mark T. Mitchell entitled “Critical Race Theory and the promise of America” (July 9).

July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

SCHOOLS: Curriculum consternation

You headlined a Press editorial “Witch hunt” about Janice McGeachin’s inquiry into the school district.

July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

CRT: What Webster’s says

A 98-year-old friend asked me what Critical Race Theory is all about.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial  — Alternative to opioid use
July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Alternative to opioid use

According to the CDC, from February 2018 to February 2019 an estimated 69,029 people died of a drug overdose.

July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

'Really Big Raffle' drawing tonight

Really BIG Raffle is NIC Foundation’s largest annual public fundraiser.

James Florence, 94
July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

James Florence, 94

James Harold Florence, Jim, 94, passed away peacefully at Kootenai Medical Center, Coeur D'Alene, Idaho on the evening of June 24th 2021.

Margaret Richey, 58
July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Margaret Richey, 58

Margaret Maureen (Matson) Richey, “Margie”, passed away due to heart failure on December 5, 2020 in College Station, Texas, where she had been residing with her husband, J.C. Richey.

Across the U.S. on a wing and a prayer
July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Across the U.S. on a wing and a prayer

Main Street for July 14

Tom Szujewski, 75
July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Tom Szujewski, 75

Tom Szujewski, 75, was a Master Ironworker for over 40 years and built countless structures and friendships throughout his career.

Cd'A upgrading traffic signals
July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Cd'A upgrading traffic signals

Work to be finished in mid-August

Grant funds project

Terry Grutta, 80
July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Terry Grutta, 80

On Tuesday, June 29, 2021, Terry Grutta, husband and father of three passed away at the age of 80.

Nancy Wetherelt, 74
July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Nancy Wetherelt, 74

Nancy Lee Wetherelt, 74, of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, passed away peacefully in her home on the morning of July 8, 2021.

Coeur d'Alene Lake study resumes Monday
July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Coeur d'Alene Lake study resumes Monday

Virtual event part of analysis of potential problems in the water

National Academy of Sciences will hear presentation from Environmental Protection Agency

July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Juveniles tracked down in smokes theft

About $64 worth of cigarettes were stolen.

July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Sheriff's blotter

Blotter

July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Don't fall for arrest scam

Another scam in area

July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Avista plans outage in Rathdrum

Outage will begin at 8 p.m. on Thursday

Life is a marathon; walk it
July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Life is a marathon; walk it

Cd'A woman celebrates 80th birthday with 70th half marathon

70 half marathons later, Bonnie Sandford strides into 80

Youth Sports July 14, 2021
July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Youth Sports July 14, 2021

Baseball, golf ... and more

Jackie Darretta, 68
July 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Jackie Darretta, 68

Jacqueline “Jackie” Marie Darretta went home to be with Jesus on July 6, 2021 at the age of 68.

July 14, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 14 2021

Tuesday, July 13

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 47: Headlines from 7/10 thru 7/13
July 13, 2021 5:37 p.m.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 47: Headlines from 7/10 thru 7/13

In this episode of the North Idaho Now Podcast, Chanse Watson and Josh McDonald go over the latest news coming out of the Coeur'd Alene/Post Falls Press, the Bonner County Daily Bee, and the Shoshone News-Press from July 10 to 13.

Governor asks Idaho residents for help preventing wildfires
July 13, 2021 4:30 p.m.

Governor asks Idaho residents for help preventing wildfires

So far this year, according to the National Interagency Fire Center, there have been nearly 34,000 wildfires

'Purely ethnic profiling': New wave of Tigrayans detained
July 13, 2021 4:20 p.m.

'Purely ethnic profiling': New wave of Tigrayans detained

Tens of thousands have been detained

Texas Democrats dig in after exodus; GOP threatens arrest
July 13, 2021 4:15 p.m.

Texas Democrats dig in after exodus; GOP threatens arrest

Abbott has already threatened Democrats with arrest once they come back home

Thousands of firefighters battle big blazes across the West
July 13, 2021 4:10 p.m.

Thousands of firefighters battle big blazes across the West

More than 14,000 firefighters and support personnel were attacking fires covering close to a million acres

July 13, 2021 4:10 p.m.

Wildfires prompt mandatory evacuation of town of Nespelem

Largest had burned approximately 15.6 square miles

US consumer prices surge in June by the most since 2008
July 13, 2021 12:05 p.m.

US consumer prices surge in June by the most since 2008

Fed, White House claim current bout of inflation will prove temporary

US consumer prices surge in June by the most since 2008
July 13, 2021 12:05 p.m.

US consumer prices surge in June by the most since 2008

Fed, White House claim current bout of inflation will prove temporary

Death toll mounts in South Africa rioting after Zuma jailing
July 13, 2021 11:55 a.m.

Death toll mounts in South Africa rioting after Zuma jailing

The violence broke out after Zuma began serving a 15-month sentence for contempt of court on Thursday

July 13, 2021 11:50 a.m.

Masks optional for Boise School District students, staff

The new plan encourages those who are not vaccinated to continue wearing masks to protect themselves and the community

'Scary': Fuel shortage could ground firefighting aircraft
July 13, 2021 11:45 a.m.

'Scary': Fuel shortage could ground firefighting aircraft

Jet fuel inventories in the U.S. are at or above the five-year average

The stakes are high
July 13, 2021 1:09 a.m.

The stakes are high

KHS feeling pressure to build new home

Ramsey Road extension

Newly crowned Mrs. Idaho uses platform to give back
July 13, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Newly crowned Mrs. Idaho uses platform to give back

Not just a pretty face, Griffen Turnbull, Mrs. Idaho 2021 gives an extraordinary amount of time and effort to numerous local charities

Event will help most innovative teachers
July 13, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Event will help most innovative teachers

EXCEL Foundation fundraiser July 29

The public is invited to explore the gardens at Casco Bay — and support local schools while they’re at it.

Hayden Meadows hearing tonight
July 13, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Hayden Meadows hearing tonight

Council to decide proposed soccer field to neighborhood development

Subdivision on city council agenda

July 13, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Northwest Notes July 13, 2021

Grove ties for fifth at Wyoming Open in tuneup for Rosauers

COVID-19 Watch
July 13, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

July 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Chip Shots July 13, 2021

Results from area golf leagues

July 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Letting grief walk with you

Bereaved parents, see if these words resonate with you.

July 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Man charged with hate crime

Witnesses say he held knife on Black family at local rest stop

A man was charged with a hate crime after he allegedly held a family at knifepoint while calling them racist slurs.

July 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Gas prices still climbing

Idaho drivers saw the 4th-largest jump at the pumps

July 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Land closures due to fire danger

North Idaho Timber Group roads and walk-in access to privately-owned timberlands will be suspended July 15

Settys = Service
July 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Settys = Service

Kent and Rio synonymous with Panhandle Kiwanis

Kent and Rio Setty have served with the Panhandle Kiwanis for over 20 years. Among other volunteer work done for the community, for the past four years they have been the chair-persons for the annual Taste of Coeur d'Alene

Joseph Rimsa, 60
July 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Joseph Rimsa, 60

Proud family guy, innovator, and great friend, Joseph “Joe” Rimsa, made the world a better place.

July 13, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 13 2021

Monday, July 12

US drilling approvals increase despite Biden climate pledge
July 12, 2021 5 p.m.

US drilling approvals increase despite Biden climate pledge

New Mexico and Wyoming had the largest number of approvals. Montana, Colorado and Utah had hundreds each

FDA adds warning about rare reaction to J&J COVID-19 vaccine
July 12, 2021 4 p.m.

FDA adds warning about rare reaction to J&J COVID-19 vaccine

Action comes after reports of about 100 people developing syndrome after receiving the one-dose vaccine

Former Lake City High star Manzardo drafted in second round by Tampa Bay
July 12, 2021 11:45 a.m.

Former Lake City High star Manzardo drafted in second round by Tampa Bay

Manzardo is the highest draft pick ever born in Coeur d'Alene.

Police patrol Havana in large numbers after demonstrations
July 12, 2021 11:10 a.m.

Police patrol Havana in large numbers after demonstrations

Cuba is going through its worst economic crisis in decades

Scientists: Pup births hopeful sign for Isle Royale wolves
July 12, 2021 11:05 a.m.

Scientists: Pup births hopeful sign for Isle Royale wolves

Remote cameras detected four pups on the park's eastern end in January

July 12, 2021 11 a.m.

Far-right Proud Boys march in parade in south-central Idaho

'The Buhl Chamber takes pride in welcoming all participants'

July 12, 2021 10:55 a.m.

Search underway for missing boater in North Idaho

Sheriff's deputies are using sonar to search the area

Wildfires rage as US West grapples with heat wave, drought
July 12, 2021 10:55 a.m.

Wildfires rage as US West grapples with heat wave, drought

A wildfire in southeast Washington grew to almost 60 square miles

Legislators in no rush to reconvene
July 12, 2021 7:39 a.m.

Legislators in no rush to reconvene

McGeachin's request based on hospitals' vaccine mandates

Bedke: Republicans usually stay out of businesses' business.

A match made in North Idaho
July 12, 2021 1:09 a.m.

A match made in North Idaho

Teacher-prep program links LCSC, Post Falls School District

LCSC program provides hands-on opportunities for educators

Hot and dry now, but wait 'til fall
July 12, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Hot and dry now, but wait 'til fall

Historically, wet autumns often follow parched summers.

COVID-19 Watch
July 12, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 Watch

Northwest Notes July 12, 2021
July 12, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Northwest Notes July 12, 2021

Incoming Gonzaga freshman Chet Holmgren had 10 points and five assists as the USA beat France 83-81 to win the gold medal on Sunday at the 2021 FIBA U19 World Cup for Men.

July 12, 2021 1 a.m.

Senior Meals

Senior Meals: July 12-16

July 12, 2021 1 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Shepard pitches Lums to title at Whitefish tourney

Coeur d'Alene won a tournament in Whitefish, Mont., and Northern Lakes took third at a tourney in Missoula.

July 12, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 12 2021

Sunday, July 11

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Hard work, getting stronger paying off for former Lake City High star Manzardo as MLB draft approaches
July 11, 2021 1:30 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Hard work, getting stronger paying off for former Lake City High star Manzardo as MLB draft approaches

"Kyle’s not a drama kid," Paul Manzardo said of his son. "He’s quiet, he keeps his nose down, and he works extremely hard. Kyle’s just a loyal kid. "He’s the same kid; he still teases his brother relentlessly."

July 11, 2021 1:10 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Lums walk into semis of Whitefish tourney

Coeur d'Alene advances to semifinals; Northern Lakes to play for third today

House Bill 389 — a bump in the property tax road
July 11, 2021 1:09 a.m.

House Bill 389 — a bump in the property tax road

Taxing entities dealing with a whole new set of rules

Legislation throws districts for a loop during budget season

March on, Post Falls
July 11, 2021 1:08 a.m.

March on, Post Falls

Parade brings growing community together

Seltice Way buzzed with activity from Spokane to Idaho street as people clumped along the sides of the road and cheered on the Post Falls Festival parade Saturday morning.

Element Dental moves to larger location
July 11, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Element Dental moves to larger location

Business Bits for July 11

Man charged with stalking
July 11, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Man charged with stalking

A man accused of choking, threatening and stalking his former girlfriend is being held on $50,000 bail.

COVID-19 Watch
July 11, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 Watch

July 11, 2021 1 a.m.

LAMENT: Print paper cuts

People told me years ago the “paper” would be no more… technology would take its place.

Pickleball tourney at Cherry Hill Park
July 11, 2021 1 a.m.

Pickleball tourney at Cherry Hill Park

The Coeur d'Alene Classic pickleball tournament wraps up a four-day run Sunday at Cherry Hill Park.

July 11, 2021 1 a.m.

The Center Square scratches news itch

New nonprofit focuses on tax-related matters but is expanding news service across the nation.

July 11, 2021 1 a.m.

SCHOOLS: The path forward

To the Coeur d’Alene School Trustees and Union: God has been removed from the classroom, love of America is in the trash heap, and the moral values of the Ten Commandments are banned.

July 11, 2021 1 a.m.

N. IDAHO: Kindness alive, well

I went to Labcorp on Ironwood for some routine tests.

July 11, 2021 1 a.m.

WOODWARD: Attacks unwarranted

Since the Bonner County Republican Committee called for Jim Woodward’s resignation, there have been numerous responses in the form of letters to the editors of several media outlets.

July 11, 2021 1 a.m.

FOURTH: War zone in paradise

Another Fourth has passed in Post Falls, non-stop explosive fireworks.

July 11, 2021 1 a.m.

SCHOOLS: Portrait of problems

Ostensibly the mission of any school district is to articulate the educational goals of the school and steps to achieve them.

July 11, 2021 1 a.m.

CITIZEN: Open letter to Norris

Dear Sheriff, I read your remarks regarding the plight of your underpaid deputies.

July 11, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes July 11, 2021

USA U19 men advance to FIBA U19 World Cup gold medal game

July 11, 2021 1 a.m.

MACKAY: The art of gift-giving

A woman who lived far beyond eight decades had been in the habit of having a birthday party every year.

James Florence, 94
July 11, 2021 1 a.m.

James Florence, 94

James Harold Florence, Jim, 94, passed away peacefully at Kootenai Medical Center, Coeur D'Alene, Idaho on the evening of June 24th 2021.

AFTER THE FIREWORKS
July 11, 2021 1 a.m.

AFTER THE FIREWORKS

Here's where economy stands at mid-year

The July 4 holiday offered a preview of normalcy after a 17-month hiatus interruptus with changing rules and infection ebbs and flows.

Margaret Richey, 58
July 11, 2021 1 a.m.

Margaret Richey, 58

Margaret Maureen (Matson) Richey, “Margie”, passed away due to heart failure on December 5, 2020 in College Station, Texas, where she had been residing with her husband, J.C. Richey.

Shealan Cordova
July 11, 2021 1 a.m.

Shealan Cordova

Shealan was born to Celeste and Frank Cordova in 1961.

Karl Maier
July 11, 2021 1 a.m.

Karl Maier

Karl Fritz Maier of Coeur d’Alene was born in Suffern, N. Y. to Fritz and Lucie Maier.

Michael Garrett, 74
July 11, 2021 1 a.m.

Michael Garrett, 74

Michael (“Mike”) Garrett, 74, of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, peacefully passed into eternity on June 9th, 2021 in beautiful Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.

Storm left 32 fires throughout region
July 11, 2021 1 a.m.

Storm left 32 fires throughout region

Here's an update as fire season makes presence felt

Skies filled with smoke from many fires Saturday.

Saturday, July 10

July 10, 2021 6:26 p.m.

Couple drown in Moyie River

The pair were visiting from Kentucky

THE FRONT ROW WITH JASON ELLIOTT:  Rocked, but Breece back on his bike
July 10, 2021 1:25 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW WITH JASON ELLIOTT: Rocked, but Breece back on his bike

It was just an ordinary parade lap for Coeur d’Alene native Ryan Breece, like any other that he’s taken right before a Motocross event. Until, he got rocked, and couldn’t get up. Ten months later, Breece is back up and back home, ready for whatever comes next.

Unaffiliated
July 10, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Unaffiliated

County Commissioner Bill Brooks severs himself from GOP

County Commissioner Bill Brooks severs himself from GOP

Post Falls gets festive
July 10, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Post Falls gets festive

Event continues through Sunday

The small-town feel was in full swing Friday as people gathered in Q’emlin Park for local vendors, fair food, swimming and just getting back together as a community for the Post Falls Festival after COVID-19 put a pause on the previous year’s festivities.

Telling the story of being a Rotarian
July 10, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Telling the story of being a Rotarian

Press Publisher Clint Schroeder shares his story at luncheon

A Rotary member for over twenty years, Clint Schroeder, Publisher of The CDA Press, has visited 19 countries bringing humanitarian aid

Man held at gunpoint, charged with battery
July 10, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Man held at gunpoint, charged with battery

A man is being held on $200,000 bail after police said he choked a teenager and attacked his girlfriend, who then forced him to undress at gunpoint.

July 10, 2021 1:05 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Lums triumph again at Whitefish tourney

Coeur d'Alene won, and Northern Lakes lost in tourney play on Friday.

COVID-19 Watch
July 10, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 Watch

They got the skills
July 10, 2021 1 a.m.

They got the skills

North Idaho students fare well at SkillsUSA nationals

North Idaho students fare well at SkillsUSA National Championships

July 10, 2021 1 a.m.

Hoist a few at 'Brewfest'

More than 30 craft beers and ciders

Avista Foundation announces grants
July 10, 2021 1 a.m.

Avista Foundation announces grants

United Way of North Idaho receives $5,000

Awards total $276,700 to support youth development and education

July 10, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes July 10, 2021

Local fans won't have to travel far to watch Seattle's new NHL team play its first preseason game

July 10, 2021 1 a.m.

Stay calm, this is only a drill

Water rescue training set near Tubbs Hill, Indy Point

Water rescue training

July 10, 2021 1 a.m.

Task force helps squash fire

East Side Fire District part of team created to make quick strike

The fire started Wednesday morning grew to about 100 acres before it was declared contained as of Thursday morning

Growth's impact on local farmers
July 10, 2021 1 a.m.

Growth's impact on local farmers

Thank you for the opportunity to submit this letter. My name is Laurin Scarcello, and I reside at our family ranch in the Twin Lakes area, which has been in continuous agricultural production since 1910.

July 10, 2021 1 a.m.

Movies in the park are back

Movies in the park

Movers & Shakers
July 10, 2021 1 a.m.

Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers: July 10

Anne Onstott, 83
July 10, 2021 1 a.m.

Anne Onstott, 83

Anne Onstott passed on July 2, 2021, at age 83 while in hospice care.

Little mobilizes Guard firefighters
July 10, 2021 1 a.m.

Little mobilizes Guard firefighters

Stage 2 fire restrictions start Monday

Stage 2 fire restrictions will go into effect Monday.

July 10, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 10 2021

Friday, July 9

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 46: Headlines from 7/7 thru 7/9
July 9, 2021 4:10 p.m.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 46: Headlines from 7/7 thru 7/9

In this episode of the North Idaho Now Podcast, Chanse Watson and Madison Hardy go over the latest news coming out of the Coeur'd Alene/Post Falls Press, the Bonner County Daily Bee, the Bonners Ferry Herald, and the Shoshone News-Press from July 7-9.

AP Interview: Afghan warlord slams govt, quick US goodbye
July 9, 2021 11:30 a.m.

AP Interview: Afghan warlord slams govt, quick US goodbye

Ata Mohammad Noor says that the Afghan military is badly demoralized

African American spelling bee champ makes history with flair
July 9, 2021 11:25 a.m.

African American spelling bee champ makes history with flair

Zaila's win breaks a streak of at least one Indian-American champion every year since 2008

July 9, 2021 11:20 a.m.

Idaho Power customers set record for electricity use

Peak demands occur on hot summer afternoons as air conditioners and agricultural irrigation pumps turn on

'We’re confident we’ve got the offending bear'
July 9, 2021 11:15 a.m.

'We’re confident we’ve got the offending bear'

Grizzly shot, killed after fatal attack of California woman

Circling Raven Championship: Symetra Spotlight: Sophie Hausmann
July 9, 2021 1:10 a.m.

Circling Raven Championship: Symetra Spotlight: Sophie Hausmann

Former University of Idaho golfer Sophie Hausmann picked up her first Symetra Tour victory earlier this year.

'Change this hate'
July 9, 2021 1:09 a.m.

'Change this hate'

Visitor says she was harassed twice in CDA; mayor calls for treating each other with kindness, respect

Woman said she was harassed in cda

The cost of public safety
July 9, 2021 1:08 a.m.

The cost of public safety

Hayden law enforcement contract still in negotiations, officials hopeful

Hayden law enforcement contract still in negotiations, officials hopeful

Mission Flats wildfire contained
July 9, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Mission Flats wildfire contained

Lightning and wind responsible for numerous starts

Former, current commissioners respectfully disagree
July 9, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Former, current commissioners respectfully disagree

Green says form of county government can still be more efficient

Optional forms of government interview highlights operational improvements without uprooting structure

COVID-19 Watch
July 9, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

GROWTH: Put residents first

A recent Coeur d’Alene Press article pointed out the concerns of Post Falls City Council member Linda Wilhelm regarding people from outside the area flooding city parks.

July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Spokane plague peaks in the summer

Seeing red when looking at all those white license plates.

July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

THANKS: Unexpected kindness

I was out for my daily walk recently when I did a face plant on the sidewalk.

July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

CRT: Emphasis on ‘theory’

In response to what is Critical Race Theory (CRT), it is difficult to explain it with only 250 words.

July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

DEVIN: An honorary angel

Devin has been a great supporter of Silver Angels for the Elderly.

July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

CAR d’LANE: Two thumbs down

I was glad to see Coeur d’Alene celebrating 30 years of what has been a very fun event.

July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

WIND: Second strike hurts

I need a lot more than 250 words to tell my story.

July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

CRT: One way to look at it

In Jane Dunkin’s LTE July 2 she asks, ‘What is Critical Race Theory?’

July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

PRESS: Stamp out the bias

Is there no one at the Coeur d’Alene Press who can identify the bias in the item “Voting rights ruling increases pressure on Democrats to act” (July 2) and know that it has no place on a page purporting to be “news?”

July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

KUDOS: Company keeps us cool

Thank you Border Sheet Metal & Heating for coming to the rescue last week as our air conditioner went out on Wednesday and by Thursday morning it was 87 degrees in the early morning.

Op-Ed: Critical Race Theory and the promise of America
July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Op-Ed: Critical Race Theory and the promise of America

Critical Race Theory (CRT) has become a lightning rod around the nation. Unfortunately, as with so many of our most contentious public debates, there is often more intensity than clarity.

MOVING HISTORY FORWARD: Coeur d'Alene's master educator
July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

MOVING HISTORY FORWARD: Coeur d'Alene's master educator

In the fall of 1939, Perry Christianson became a faculty member at Coeur d' Alene Junior College, which was located on the third floor of the city hall.

Big Idaho health care providers mandate staff get COVID vaccines
July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Big Idaho health care providers mandate staff get COVID vaccines

PHD, Kootenai Health employees not required to get shots

Shots encouraged at KH

July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Fire danger rating poised to jump

The potential for catastrophic fires in North Idaho is rising.

You won't forget 'Tuck Everlasting'
July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

You won't forget 'Tuck Everlasting'

Final shows tonight, Saturday

How Much More's previous productions include Sound of Music, Newsies, Frozen and Peter Pan.

$75,000 bail for man charged after standoff
July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

$75,000 bail for man charged after standoff

A man remains in jail on $75,000 bond after four-hour standoff with police over the weekend.

July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Drivers, prepare for road-work delays

Government Way chip sealing is scheduled July 13 and 14

Hang on for whale of a tale
July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Hang on for whale of a tale

Most of you have heard of Jonah and the Whale.

Access sites to close for maintenance
July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Access sites to close for maintenance

Twin Lakes, Spirit Lake sites impacted

Fish and Game will be seal coating and re-striping the asphalt parking lots

Picnic at the Pavilion
July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Picnic at the Pavilion

Five local authors speaking about their books in McEuen Park July 16

Tickets are $25 per person

July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

12 hours at the jail

KSCO offers inside look at inmates

July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Sheriff's blotter

Total Phone Calls — 287

July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes July 9, 2021

Little League, Zags and golf news

July 9, 2021 1 a.m.

For veterans' sakes, turn off the fireworks

The damage done can go way beyond mere annoyance.

July 9, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 9 2021

Thursday, July 8

Pfizer to seek OK for 3rd vaccine dose
July 8, 2021 7:40 p.m.

Pfizer to seek OK for 3rd vaccine dose

More shots to come

Governor asks Californians to voluntarily cut water use
July 8, 2021 7:35 p.m.

Governor asks Californians to voluntarily cut water use

California's most important reservoirs are already at dangerously low levels

Montana town of grizzly attack a popular stop for cyclists
July 8, 2021 7:35 p.m.

Montana town of grizzly attack a popular stop for cyclists

They come to Ovando to fish, hike, camp and float the river in the summer and to snowmobile, cross country ski or snow shoe in the winter

Man accused in kids' deaths in Idaho won't face Arizona case
July 8, 2021 7:30 p.m.

Man accused in kids' deaths in Idaho won't face Arizona case

Prosecutors in metro Phoenix declined to file a charge against Chad Daybell in the July 2019 killing of Charles Vallow, saying there was no reasonable likelihood of winning a conviction

Large Idaho urgent care group mandates staff COVID vaccines
July 8, 2021 1:30 p.m.

Large Idaho urgent care group mandates staff COVID vaccines

Primary Health may be the first independent medical group to require the vaccine

Fans banned at Olympics; Tokyo under state of emergency
July 8, 2021 10:35 a.m.

Fans banned at Olympics; Tokyo under state of emergency

Decisions have turned the Olympics into a made-for-TV event

Bear pulls woman out of her tent, kills her in Montana
July 8, 2021 10:30 a.m.

Bear pulls woman out of her tent, kills her in Montana

People who camp in grizzly bear country advised to keep food and scented products from their campsites

July 8, 2021 1:45 a.m.

Residents of small Idaho town evacuate as wildfire grows

Residents of small Idaho town evacuate as wildfire grows

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Top local finishers Voyles, Rings share tales of Ironman
July 8, 2021 1:30 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Top local finishers Voyles, Rings share tales of Ironman

"There isn't anything like running down Sherman Avenue," said Scott Voyles of Post Falls, who was the top local finisher at the recent Ironman Coeur d'Alene.

July 8, 2021 1:25 a.m.

Northwest Notes July 8, 2021

Zags will play in first college basketball game in refurbished Seattle arena

Wildfires crop up after lightning storm
July 8, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Wildfires crop up after lightning storm

Burning near interstate

Waterway citations on the rise
July 8, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Waterway citations on the rise

Despite hectic holiday activity, no injuries reported

Fourth of July weekend busiest year on record for KCSO

McLean promoted to Post Falls police chief
July 8, 2021 1:07 a.m.

McLean promoted to Post Falls police chief

Capt. Greg McLean will be the new chief of police for the city of Post Falls, effective Sept. 1.

Post Falls Festival begins Friday
July 8, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Post Falls Festival begins Friday

Three days of food, family and fun at Q'emiln Park

Annual Post Falls Festival kicks off Friday morning, three days of family oriented events throughout the park and sprinkled around the community

COVID-19 Watch
July 8, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

Vandals unveil new outdoor turf field
July 8, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Vandals unveil new outdoor turf field

The outdoor turf field at the University of Idaho, located to the east of the Kibbie Dome, has been renovated thanks primarily to contributions from DuRae Scott McDonald Foundation, Greg and Debra McDonald, who saw an opportunity to give back to the university they love.

July 8, 2021 1 a.m.

VRBO: Nightmare to some, dream to others

Vacation rentals fill important niche for families and in economy.

July 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Motorcycle crash victim dies

Crash occurred on June 22 on State Highway 53 near Hauser Lake Road.

July 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Fire preparedness meeting tonight

Local and state officials to present fire preparedness tips tonight

3 flee burning car
July 8, 2021 1 a.m.

3 flee burning car

Fire destroys vehicle, threatens homes

3 flee burning

Post Falls mayor breaks tie approving North Place rezoning request
July 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Post Falls mayor breaks tie approving North Place rezoning request

Development project allows up to 1,400 housing units mixed with commercial development in Post Falls

About 30 local residents spoke out against the proposed zoning change but the North Place East multi-use subdivision plans have been approved by Post Falls City Council

Man accused of choking girlfriend in car
July 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Man accused of choking girlfriend in car

A man is being held on $50,000 bail for allegedly choking his girlfriend while she was driving.

Police: Sex offender failed to update info, again
July 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Police: Sex offender failed to update info, again

A sex offender and parolee is facing a felony charge after police said he failed to update his registration.

Dahl Dodge, 79
July 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Dahl Dodge, 79

Dahl Dodge left this earth for new adventures on June 12, 2021.

'Cowboy' up
July 8, 2021 1 a.m.

'Cowboy' up

Idaho Wildlife Museum unveils complete Remington bronze sculpture collectionb

Remington completed 22 western bronze sculptures before he died at age 48

Fishing for answers
July 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Fishing for answers

Low flows, high temperatures prompt managers to truck sockeye and alter other hatchery operations

Under normal circumstances, these fish would complete an incredible, 900-mile journey from the Pacific Ocean to the Sawtooth Basin at the Sawtooth Hatchery near Stanley

Avoid bear encounters
July 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Avoid bear encounters

How to camp safely in bear country

Bears are quick learners and have an excellent sense of smell

Daren Sauter, 46
July 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Daren Sauter, 46

Daren E. Sauter 46, Post Falls, passed away at Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, Wash. due to complications from surgery.

Gladys Price, 94
July 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Gladys Price, 94

Gladys G. Price, 94, of Coeur d'Alene, passed away June 19, 2021 at her daughter, Susan Dickson's home on Yellowstone Trail, Coeur d'Alene.

Small miracles prevent big July 4 disaster
July 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Small miracles prevent big July 4 disaster

One man's expression of independence imperils neighbors.

CONSUMER GAL: How to fight 'shrinkflation'
July 8, 2021 1 a.m.

CONSUMER GAL: How to fight 'shrinkflation'

Have you noticed package sizes or weights at the grocery store are getting smaller while prices remain the same?

July 8, 2021 1 a.m.

AT COLLEGE/SUMMER LEAGUE BASEBALL: July 8, 2021

Updates on area athletes at the next level

Movers & Shakers
July 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers: July 8

July 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Study: Earth has a 'pulse'

Scientists look back 260 million years to detect patterns of earthquakes and other major geologic events.

July 8, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 8 2021

Wednesday, July 7

Trump files suit against Facebook, Twitter and YouTube
July 7, 2021 12:05 p.m.

Trump files suit against Facebook, Twitter and YouTube

Trump was suspended from Twitter, Facebook and YouTube after his followers stormed the Capitol building on Jan. 6

Officials hunt grizzly that killed camper in Montana town
July 7, 2021 11:55 a.m.

Officials hunt grizzly that killed camper in Montana town

Fatal attacks are rare in the region

Jovenel Moïse, Haiti's embattled president, killed at 53
July 7, 2021 11:50 a.m.

Jovenel Moïse, Haiti's embattled president, killed at 53

Assassinated at his private home during “a highly coordinated attack by a highly trained and heavily armed group

Post Falls promotes McLean to police chief
July 7, 2021 10:16 a.m.

Post Falls promotes McLean to police chief

Capt. Greg McLean will be the new chief of police for the city of Post Falls.

Multiple wildfires crop up after lightning storm
July 7, 2021 9:47 a.m.

Multiple wildfires crop up after lightning storm

Fire crews with multiple regional agencies are currently battling numerous wildfires and conducting smoke checks in the west end of Shoshone County and eastern parts of Kootenai County.

First responders faced fiery Fourth
July 7, 2021 1:09 a.m.

First responders faced fiery Fourth

Police issued one citation for fireworks

The heat was on for local first responders and law enforcement agencies this Independence Day weekend.

Thirsty for more
July 7, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Thirsty for more

Mandatory restrictions, fines possible if CDA residents don't reduce water use

Water flowing too freely

How cool is that!
July 7, 2021 1:07 a.m.

How cool is that!

AC units donated to Spirit Lake woman after word of hot home gets around

Cool gift

County: New rule does not ban wake-surfing
July 7, 2021 1:06 a.m.

County: New rule does not ban wake-surfing

Sheriff given discretion in deciding on possible infractions

Law enforcement will make final call on Spokane River wakes

July 7, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Northwest Notes July 7, 2021

Coeur d'Alene golf course group more than halfway to fundraising goal

COVID-19 Watch
July 7, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Jenna Rings, Post Falls
July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Jenna Rings, Post Falls

Jenna Rings of Post Falls, the top local female finisher at Ironman Coeur d'Alene on June 27, is this week's Knudtsen Chevrolet Press Athlete of the Week.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial  — …And now for the water
July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — …And now for the water

We answered many of your recent questions last week.

July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

GROWTH: Vulnerable being hurt

The vulnerable of our community are falling causality to the growth Coeur d’Alene is experiencing.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial  — The importance of electrolytes
July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — The importance of electrolytes

Unless you live under a rock, you noticed that it has been a little hot the last week or so.

July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

GROWTH: Power, water concerns

Thank you Press for your article entitled “Cut the lights and conserve your water” on June 30.

July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

TUBBS HILL: Pack out the trash

Every day I walk on Tubbs Hill.

July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

POWER: A history lesson

I was excited to see coverage in Thursday’s Press of Rep. Amador’s town hall.

July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

CRT: No, not a fan

The “critical race theory” is hogwash.

July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

FIREWORKS: No longer worth risk

I’d like to respond to the LTE from Jay Martin (County: Clueless on fires, July 1) challenging Kootenai County’s timidness about saying “no” to fireworks.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial  — Freedom of health
July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Freedom of health

On this Independence Day week, I want to talk about our health freedoms.

Op-Ed: A real black eye to beautiful North Idaho
July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Op-Ed: A real black eye to beautiful North Idaho

I had a neighbor send me this morning these photos from the trash drop-off site at Highway 97 and I-90; a popular site (obviously) for trash.

Gas prices hit 7-year high
July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Gas prices hit 7-year high

Idaho prices highest in nearly 7 years

Sparkling on the Fourth of July
July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Sparkling on the Fourth of July

Main Street column for July 7

Pharaohs Car Club coming to Fairgrounds
July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Pharaohs Car Club coming to Fairgrounds

No charge to public for Saturday event

North Idaho chapter of Pharaohs Car Club, in it's first official year hosts "Rockin' the Lake City" car show this Saturday, doors open at nine a.m.

July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Sheriff's blotter

Total Phone Calls — 282

Marjorie Denny, 87
July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Marjorie Denny, 87

This obituary is about the life of Margie Denny, before the effects of Alzheimer's ravaged her life.

Vicki Neely, 82
July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Vicki Neely, 82

Vicki Fay Neely, born Eacker, 82, passed away peacefully at her home in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho on June 19, 2021.

Youth Sports July 7, 2021
July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Youth Sports July 7, 2021

Basketball, golf and more

July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Report: County crime dropped in 2020

But violent crimes, hate crimes rose statewide

Crime in Kootenai County dropped in 2020, according to Idaho State Police’s annual crime report.

Sharing the fruits of their labor
July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Sharing the fruits of their labor

Panhandle Farm Corridor educates public on local agriculture

Panhandle Farm Corridor educates public on local agriculture, invites community to see where, when, how farm products are made, grown

July 7, 2021 1 a.m.

These volunteers deserve a hand, too

It's a tough job, but somebody's willing to do it. Thank goodness.

July 7, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 7 2021

Tuesday, July 6

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 45: Headlines from 7/3 thru 7/6 and interview with CrossFitter Laura Nielsen
July 6, 2021 2:22 p.m.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 45: Headlines from 7/3 thru 7/6 and interview with CrossFitter Laura Nielsen

In this episode of the North Idaho Now Podcast, Chanse Watson and Madison Hardy go over the latest news coming out of the Coeur'd Alene/Post Falls Press, the Bonner County Daily Bee, and the Shoshone News-Press from July 3 to 6.

Searchers at collapse site 'not seeing anything positive'
July 6, 2021 11:20 a.m.

Searchers at collapse site 'not seeing anything positive'

No one has been rescued alive since the first hours after the collapse

Pope Francis eats breakfast
July 6, 2021 11:10 a.m.

Pope Francis eats breakfast

Rakes walk 2 days after surgery

Grizzly bear attacks, kills camper in western Montana
July 6, 2021 10:50 a.m.

Grizzly bear attacks, kills camper in western Montana

An initial report said the victim had been riding a bicycle at the time of the attack

Housing prices handcuff law enforcement recruiters
July 6, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Housing prices handcuff law enforcement recruiters

Experienced police officers from across the country want to work in Kootenai County. But they can’t afford to live here.

Bloom where you're planted
July 6, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Bloom where you're planted

Cd'A Garden Club's 23rd annual Garden Tour is July 11

Cd'A Garden Club's 23rd annual Garden Tour is 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 11

Local Dems OK livestreaming  meetings
July 6, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Local Dems OK livestreaming meetings

GOP still has questions before accepting transparency offer

Commissioners awaiting questions from Republican central committee

July 6, 2021 1:06 a.m.

We're already in Top 10 for summer scorchers

Century mark falls early and often this year.

Capt. Corky carries on
July 6, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Capt. Corky carries on

After half a century, boat skipper cruises into retirement

Highlighting an illustrious and varied career, Captain Corky Meyer talks about 50 years piloting boats on Lake Coeur d'Alene

COVID-19 Watch
July 6, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

It’s five – er, 11 – o’clock somewhere
July 6, 2021 1 a.m.

It’s five – er, 11 – o’clock somewhere

The three-day booze fest that marked last weekend (shout-out to ER staff and first responders, who just hate working the Fourth) is as good an excuse as any to consider our drinking habits.

July 6, 2021 1 a.m.

Chip Shots July 6, 2021

Results from area golf leagues.

July 6, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 6 2021

Monday, July 5

'Best town in America'
July 5, 2021 1:09 a.m.

'Best town in America'

Spirit Lake's Fourth of July parade a tip to patriotism and love of country

Parade full of spirit

Male arrested after several hour standoff
July 5, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Male arrested after several hour standoff

Man arrested following reported domestic dispute, standoff

Fourth of July parade returns to Coeur d'Alene
July 5, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Fourth of July parade returns to Coeur d'Alene

Fourth of July parade returns to enthusiastic crowds.

COVID-19 Watch
July 5, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 Watch

July 5, 2021 1 a.m.

Senior Meals

Senior Meals: July 5-9

July 5, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes July 5, 2021

Future Zag Chet Holmgren helps Team USA to another victory at the 2021 FIBA U19 World Cup.

July 5, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 5 2021

Sunday, July 4

Spokane-Coeur d'Alene housing market booming, prices rising
July 4, 2021 3:20 p.m.

Spokane-Coeur d'Alene housing market booming, prices rising

High prices may pose little problem for people selling million-dollar homes in California and moving north

Cuba evacuates 180,000 as Tropical Storm Elsa approaches
July 4, 2021 3:15 p.m.

Cuba evacuates 180,000 as Tropical Storm Elsa approaches

Elsa is the earliest fifth-named storm on record and also broke the record as the tropic’s fastest-moving hurricane

Scale, details of massive Kaseya ransomware attack emerge
July 4, 2021 3:15 p.m.

Scale, details of massive Kaseya ransomware attack emerge

Broad array of businesses and public agencies were hit by the latest attack

Wyoming grizzly near road leads to crowds -- and a problem
July 4, 2021 3:10 a.m.

Wyoming grizzly near road leads to crowds -- and a problem

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says Felicia’s allure is a traffic accident — or a mauling — waiting to happen

Tease photo
July 4, 2021 1:30 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Drivers starting to get 'tired' of this pothole

"I bet you there are more people that have had (a flat tire there), and didn’t really do anything about it," Coeur d'Alene resident Carol Samuel said. "I just want to help other people.

LEGION BASEBALL: Lums, Northern Lakes knocked out of wood bat tourney
July 4, 2021 1:10 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Lums, Northern Lakes knocked out of wood bat tourney

Coeur d'Alene, Northern Lakes fail to advance in senior division play

July 4, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Press suspends Monday print editions until Sept. 6

Carriers will get a break as company steps up recruiting.

Spirit of America
July 4, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Spirit of America

Bayview Daze parade brings out young and old for patriotic affair

Love of country stands out

Sweet view of big blue
July 4, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Sweet view of big blue

Monday's a somber anniversary of mid-air miscommunication

New business offering scenic tours of North Idaho

New Findlay Jeep building coming in Post Falls
July 4, 2021 1:06 a.m.

New Findlay Jeep building coming in Post Falls

Business Bits for July 4

COVID-19 Watch
July 4, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 Watch

Land available near Athol and Silverwood
July 4, 2021 1 a.m.

Land available near Athol and Silverwood

Neighborhood of the Week for July 4

MY GARDEN PATH: Hot enough for you?
July 4, 2021 1 a.m.

MY GARDEN PATH: Hot enough for you?

I was still trying to get used to it being June and suddenly it's the Fourth of July!

July 4, 2021 1 a.m.

DEVIN: A fond farewell

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July 4, 2021 1 a.m.

PRIDE: All together, community

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July 4, 2021 1 a.m.

OXYMORON: Vote on this one

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July 4, 2021 1 a.m.

IRONMAN: CDA simply shines

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July 4, 2021 1 a.m.

WAKE: What a mess

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July 4, 2021 1 a.m.

GROWTH: Wages vs. expenses

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Milestone Announcements
July 4, 2021 1 a.m.

Milestone Announcements

See who's celebrating!

July 4, 2021 1 a.m.

DEVIN: Project SEARCH congrats

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Mary Becker, 74
July 4, 2021 1 a.m.

Mary Becker, 74

Born and raised in Seattle, Wash. as the middle sister of eldest Faye and youngest Pam, (often referred to as “Shrimp” by Mary).

July 4, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes July 4, 2021

Updates on incoming Gonzaga freshman Chet Holmgren

Michael Cronk, 90
July 4, 2021 1 a.m.

Michael Cronk, 90

Michael P. Cronk was born on January 29, 1930 (Wallace, Idaho) and passed away September 23, 2020.

Saturday, July 3

THE FRONT ROW WITH JASON ELLIOTT: Scherr emerging as utility man for Lums
July 3, 2021 1:15 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW WITH JASON ELLIOTT: Scherr emerging as utility man for Lums

“He’s great to have around,” said Darren Taylor, the Lums' first-year head coach. “He’s all business, funny and one of my all-time favorite guys around the clubhouse. I really like him as a player, and he’s great. He’s hard to get out, plays great defense and at four different positions, so how can you not like that kind of guy?

LITTLE LEAGUE: Coeur d'Alene opens districts with victory
July 3, 2021 1:10 a.m.

LITTLE LEAGUE: Coeur d'Alene opens districts with victory

The postseason is underway.

Press suspends Monday print editions until Sept. 6
July 3, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Press suspends Monday print editions until Sept. 6

Shortage of newspaper carriers causes temporary stop on Monday print editions of The Press.

$500,000 bail for man charged with attempted murder
July 3, 2021 1:08 a.m.

$500,000 bail for man charged with attempted murder

A man is being held on $500,000 bail after police said he tried to shoot his former partner.

Bubbles, bikes, stars 'n' stripes
July 3, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Bubbles, bikes, stars 'n' stripes

Kiddies parade a jubilant show of Fourth of July spirit

The Coeur d’Alene Recreation Department's Kiddies Parade

Biggest boom time yet
July 3, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Biggest boom time yet

Hagadone family's donation helps fuel Coeur d'Alene's Fourth fireworks show

Fireworks fueled by Hagadone

COVID-19 Watch
July 3, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

July 3, 2021 1:05 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: No-hitter helps Lums earn split on opening day of wood bat tourney

Coeur d'Alene split its two games, and Northern Lakes fell twice on the first day.

July 3, 2021 1 a.m.

North Idaho fuelwood permits available online

Firewood sale

July 3, 2021 1 a.m.

Kids & Rigs at Silver Lake Mall today

Kids and Rigs

Rose Hubbard-Gates, 59
July 3, 2021 1 a.m.

Rose Hubbard-Gates, 59

Rose Marie Hubbard-Gates, born April 2, 1962, in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, resided in the Hauser area growing up.

July 3, 2021 1 a.m.

Avista: No outages Thursday, Friday

Thanks customers for patience

Avista says no outages

Alex Hertz, 77
July 3, 2021 1 a.m.

Alex Hertz, 77

On January 26, 2021, we lost a wonderful man, Alex Hertz. Al was just 77 years old.

David Bjerkestrand, 89
July 3, 2021 1 a.m.

David Bjerkestrand, 89

It is with a great deal of sadness that we announce the passing of David Lowell Bjekestrand on June 20th, 2021, at Life Care Coeur d’ Alene, where he was rehabbing after being in the hospital.

Warning: Fireworks are dangerous
July 3, 2021 1 a.m.

Warning: Fireworks are dangerous

Officials urge people to be careful this Fourth of July weekend

Warning: Fireworks are dangerous

July 3, 2021 1 a.m.

Coeur d'Alene High School Second Semester Honor Roll

Coeur d'Alene High School Honor Roll

SPUD STATE SPECIAL
July 3, 2021 1 a.m.

SPUD STATE SPECIAL

Potato Truck is making a splash at the 4th of July Festival and Parade in Coeur d'Alene

Towering Tater

July 3, 2021 1 a.m.

Sheriff's blotter

Sheriff's blotter

Pastor heading to greener pastures
July 3, 2021 1 a.m.

Pastor heading to greener pastures

First Presbyterian's Craig Sumey's final service is Sunday

First Presbyterian's Craig Sumey's final service is Sunday before he departs for Oakland, Fla.

Lone Mountain Tower receives national attention
July 3, 2021 1 a.m.

Lone Mountain Tower receives national attention

FCC commissioner visits North Idaho to talk broadband in rural communities

North Idaho was a stop on an educational trip to discuss the ongoing work in rural communities with broadband on Thursday.

Police: Man caught cruising in stolen boat
July 3, 2021 1 a.m.

Police: Man caught cruising in stolen boat

Law enforcement arrested a man this week who they said was cruising Coeur d’Alene Lake in a boat paid for with a stolen card.

July 3, 2021 1 a.m.

Car d'Lane, where have you gone?

A car enthusiast is deeply disappointed.

July 3, 2021 1 a.m.

Aerial fireworks displays tonight, Sunday

Communities celebrate all weekend

July 3, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes July 3, 2021

Boise State saves $3.1 million with series of football schedule changes

WAVE THOSE FLAGS
July 3, 2021 1 a.m.

WAVE THOSE FLAGS

Resident quietly plants 1,000 flags in community

Local realtor Aimee Gerome, with the help of her family, promoting patriotism within the community

Rotary ready to roll
July 3, 2021 1 a.m.

Rotary ready to roll

Rotary club in action

July 3, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 3 2021

Friday, July 2

Pilot minutes before ocean crash: ‘It doesn’t look good’
July 2, 2021 6:20 p.m.

Pilot minutes before ocean crash: ‘It doesn’t look good’

The pilots of Transair Flight 810 heading from Honolulu to Maui reported engine trouble and were trying to return to Honolulu

July 2, 2021 1:45 p.m.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 44: Headlines from 6/30 thru 7/2

In this episode of the North Idaho Now Podcast, Chanse Watson and Josh McDonald go over the latest news coming out of the Coeur'd Alene/Post Falls Press, the Bonner County Daily Bee, the Bonners Ferry Herald, and the Shoshone News-Press from June 30-July 2.

Sockeye salmon facing hot water will be trapped, trucked
July 2, 2021 12:55 p.m.

Sockeye salmon facing hot water will be trapped, trucked

Temperatures in the Snake and Salmon rivers have been as high as 76 degrees

Water crisis reaches boiling point on Oregon-California line
July 2, 2021 12:45 p.m.

Water crisis reaches boiling point on Oregon-California line

Historic drought tearing communities apart in this diverse basin

Canada hunts for survivors of fire that destroyed small town
July 2, 2021 12:40 p.m.

Canada hunts for survivors of fire that destroyed small town

Residents of Lytton had to abandon their homes with just a few minutes notice

Northwest heat wave: Tragedy strikes immigrant family again
July 2, 2021 12:35 p.m.

Northwest heat wave: Tragedy strikes immigrant family again

Oregon OSHA is 'exploring adopting emergency requirements'

THE FRONT ROW with BILL BULEY: Pride in defeat during an eventful Ironman
July 2, 2021 1:10 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with BILL BULEY: Pride in defeat during an eventful Ironman

I was satisfied knowing I hadn’t quit. They had to stop me.

Norris: No ban on fireworks
July 2, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Norris: No ban on fireworks

First responders plead for people to be careful

fireworks are dangerous

Officials urge public to take every precaution this weekend
July 2, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Officials urge public to take every precaution this weekend

Fire danger is high

Keeping a watchful eye on the water
July 2, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Keeping a watchful eye on the water

KCSO plans for season of aggressive enforcement

A joyful, sometimes tearful, journey in journalism
July 2, 2021 1:06 a.m.

A joyful, sometimes tearful, journey in journalism

Thank you, North Idaho, for sharing your stories with me

Thanks, community. I've loved writing about you!

COVID-19 Watch
July 2, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

July 2, 2021 1 a.m.

IDAHO: Keep it conservative

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July 2, 2021 1 a.m.

HEAT: Walk a mile in their paws

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July 2, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes July 2, 2021

NIC news, Zags news, and other stuff

Volunteers behind the scene of festivities
July 2, 2021 1 a.m.

Volunteers behind the scene of festivities

There’s a saying within Chambers of Commerce that volunteers are the people who make possible the things that others think just happen.

101 and still going strong
July 2, 2021 1 a.m.

101 and still going strong

Hot as hell

July 2, 2021 1 a.m.

Movie times

Movie Times

Painting classes available at Emerge Studio
July 2, 2021 1 a.m.

Painting classes available at Emerge Studio

Coeur d'Alene artist Laurie Carlson now teaching art classes at Emerge Studio

Baldridge and Bonfires
July 2, 2021 1 a.m.

Baldridge and Bonfires

KCYP hosting Tesh benefit concert at Hayden Eagles on July 9 to benefit

Kootenai County Young Professionals hosting country concert at Hayden Eagles on July 9 to benefit Tesh, Inc.

Form of government group hears argument for quality elected officials
July 2, 2021 1 a.m.

Form of government group hears argument for quality elected officials

Optional forms of government interview KCRCC chairman and Kootenai County Treasurer

Barrett named secondary education superintendent
July 2, 2021 1 a.m.

Barrett named secondary education superintendent

Cd'A High now seeks new principal

CHS Principal Libbi Barrett has been selected as assistant superintendent of secondary education for the Cd'A School District

A little bit of brightness
July 2, 2021 1 a.m.

A little bit of brightness

Wish Hero Campaign ends Sunday

Continuing on until Sunday, The Wish Heroes Campaign celebrating 35 years of Make-A-Wish Idaho will be accepting donations through Wish Heroes who are tasked with raising $35 from $35 people for a grand total of $1,225. To donate or become a Wish Hero: https://secure2.wish.org/site/TR?fr_id=3887&pg=entry. Make-A-Wish also accepts donations year-round.

Alex Hertz, 77
July 2, 2021 1 a.m.

Alex Hertz, 77

On January 26, 2021, we lost a wonderful man, Alex Hertz.

Inside My Turn: America’s soul and CRT
July 2, 2021 1 a.m.

Inside My Turn: America’s soul and CRT

Do souls exist? They are intangible, unquantifiable, and the closest thing that modern science acknowledges is our own body’s individual bioelectric field.

July 2, 2021 1 a.m.

The story behind this flag

82nd Airborne banner holds special meaning in Sunday's patriotic parade.

July 2, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 2 2021

Thursday, July 1

Human remains found at Mineral County rest stop
July 1, 2021 2:08 p.m.

Human remains found at Mineral County rest stop

According to Mineral County Sheriff Mike Toth, a huckleberry picker found bones and a shoe near the Dena Mora rest area, a few hundred yards from the off-ramp on the Montana-Idaho border.

July 1, 2021 12:25 p.m.

Idaho K-3 reading tests show decline from pre-pandemic

Idaho Reading Indicator showed that 69.3% of white students were reading at their grade levels at the end of the school year

Princes William, Harry unveil Princess Diana's statue
July 1, 2021 12:25 p.m.

Princes William, Harry unveil Princess Diana's statue

Royal watchers who hoped the unveiling ceremony would provide insight into the state of William and Harry’s strained relationship were likely to have been disappointed

Conservative high court upholds state voting restrictions
July 1, 2021 12:10 p.m.

Conservative high court upholds state voting restrictions

The court rejected the idea that showing a state law disproportionately affects minority voters is enough to prove a violation of law

Safety concerns halt rescue efforts at condo collapse site
July 1, 2021 9:40 a.m.

Safety concerns halt rescue efforts at condo collapse site

Rescue work was halted after crews noticed several expansions in cracks they had been monitoring

Latest reopenings mark return to business in mainland US
July 1, 2021 9:40 a.m.

Latest reopenings mark return to business in mainland US

On Wednesday, Brown ended rules including mask mandates

At Communist Party centenary, Xi says China won't be bullied
July 1, 2021 9:35 a.m.

At Communist Party centenary, Xi says China won't be bullied

Xi also said the party would retain absolute control over the military

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: A lot to like about those final finishers
July 1, 2021 1:30 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: A lot to like about those final finishers

After a three-year hiatus, one of the most entertaining hours in local sports returned late Sunday night. There's nothing like wandering down to the finish line of Ironman Coeur d'Alene to watch the last few folks still on the course, trying to finish ahead of the 17-hour deadline.

LEGION BASEBALL: Classic is on, but with some adjustments
July 1, 2021 1:10 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Classic is on, but with some adjustments

The heat is on, and so is the Spokane/Coeur d’Alene Wood Bat Classic, which begins in the area on Friday morning. A year after having the tournament canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, the event was almost canceled again with temperatures reaching the triple digits over the past week.

Rambo sentenced to prison
July 1, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Rambo sentenced to prison

Fourth of July shooter Tyler Rambo will spend up to a decade in prison

'Unprecedented'
July 1, 2021 1:08 a.m.

'Unprecedented'

'Excessive heat warning' remains in effect until Sunday evening

Hot stuff

The heat is on
July 1, 2021 1:07 a.m.

The heat is on

Record temperatures cause local businesses to cut hours

Several local businesses across Kootenai County have temporarily closed their doors during peak tourist season because of scorching temperatures

Fourth of July roundup
July 1, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Fourth of July roundup

Activities throughout North Idaho planning parties

Indy celebrates

COVID-19 Watch
July 1, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 Watch

July 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Wake story was wrong; here's what happened

Correction

See & Ski
July 1, 2021 1 a.m.

See & Ski

North Idaho ski areas offer summer mountain biking adventures

See & Ski

Movers & Shakers
July 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers: June 30

Amador analyzes longest session ever
July 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Amador analyzes longest session ever

Coeur d'Alene lawmaker reflects on 2021 actions

July 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Heat wave cancels tonight's Riverstone concert

The RUB expected to play later this summer

The Rub expected to play later this summer as Arts and Culture Alliance cancels tonight's concert because of heat wave

July 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Dalton considering traffic changes

City Council meets tonight

Dalton to consider traffic changes

Terrance Kiser, 79
July 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Terrance Kiser, 79

What a grand journey it was. All my friends, classmates, both high school and college, great family both mine and the ones I gained through marriage, have enriched my life beyond what any person can expect.

July 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Rathdrum well engine overheats during extreme temperatures

Citizens asked to conserve through Friday afternoon

Yep, she's always on the run
July 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Yep, she's always on the run

Despite injury, young athlete founds track club, races toward Junior Olympics

Despite injury, incoming Coeur d'Alene High freshman founds track club, races toward Junior Olympics

July 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Annual osprey cruise set

Tour Lake Coeur d’Alene’s Cougar Bay

July 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Father, daughter cited following river crash

River crash citations

Going-to-the-Sun Road opens
July 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Going-to-the-Sun Road opens

Entry tickets available will be increased

SHOLEH: Idaho 12th most patriotic state
July 1, 2021 1 a.m.

SHOLEH: Idaho 12th most patriotic state

Although often treated as synonymous, there is a distinct difference between being patriotic and nationalistic.

Technology Investments a ‘Game-Changer’
July 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Technology Investments a ‘Game-Changer’

Broadband, Online Initiatives Improve Accessibility to Statewide Programs

daho Department of Commerce Rural Broadband grant of $410,000

CONSUMER GAL: Here's how COVID affects mammogram timing
July 1, 2021 1 a.m.

CONSUMER GAL: Here's how COVID affects mammogram timing

According to the CDC, if you are female and recently received a COVID-19 vaccine you may want to consider delaying a mammogram.

Wanted: Substitute newspaper carriers
July 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Wanted: Substitute newspaper carriers

Make extra money and help community's newspaper

July 1, 2021 midnight

Legals for July, 1 2021