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Monday, May 31

May 31, 2021 1:10 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: If the M's can get healthy, and keep pitching ...

IN THIS case, the pen is mightier than the bat — to twist an old phrase.

Flags & Faith
May 31, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Flags & Faith

About 150 attend ceremonies on Sunday at St.Thomas Cemetery

Gathering at St. Thomas

County: Budget additions won't fly
May 31, 2021 1:08 a.m.

County: Budget additions won't fly

Department heads worry about staff shortages, burnout

County cuts focus on retaining rather than recruiting

Record high temp could be tested Wednesday
May 31, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Record high temp could be tested Wednesday

Hot and dry? You want it, you got it.

THE VETERANS' PRESS: What we learned
May 31, 2021 1:06 a.m.

THE VETERANS' PRESS: What we learned

In December 2020, we published an article about our volunteer organization Veterans Help Net.

May 31, 2021 1:05 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Lums lose twice, but will play for tourney title

The Lums will play for the championship at the Missoula Mavericks Memorial Day Tournament today.

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

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

THE VETERANS' PRESS: Inside and underneath Arlington National Cemetery
May 31, 2021 1 a.m.

THE VETERANS' PRESS: Inside and underneath Arlington National Cemetery

It’s about 3 p.m. on Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery.

May 31, 2021 1 a.m.

THE VETERANS' PRESS: Hey veterans, did you know?

VA Healthcare and Disability Compensation are two completely separate programs

Did you know — that just because the VA is paying for your hearing aids does not automatically mean that the VA has service connected your hearing loss with your military service.

May 31, 2021 1 a.m.

THE VETERANS' PRESS: Securing survivor benefits

Pension: 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.

THE VETERANS' PRESS: LEST WE FORGET…
May 31, 2021 1 a.m.

THE VETERANS' PRESS: LEST WE FORGET…

I never got to be a Poppy Girl. Yes…POPPY GIRL…in CAPITAL letters.

May 31, 2021 1 a.m.

THE VETERANS' PRESS: History of 'The Star Spangled Banner’

On March 3, 1931, U.S. President Herbert Hoover signed an act that officially made “The Star Spangled Banner” the national anthem for the United States. Before this time, the United States had been without any national anthem.

May 31, 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. There are also other useful resources for veterans in the Inland Northwest.

May 31, 2021 1 a.m.

THE VETERANS' PRESS: The history of Memorial Day

Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, is a day to remember those who have died in our nation’s service.

May 31, 2021 1 a.m.

Zags not selected to host NCAA baseball regional

The Gonzaga Bulldogs, despite winning the West Coast Conference, were not selected as one of the 16 host schools for this weekend's NCAA baseball regionals.

May 31, 2021 1 a.m.

ISP arrests man after high-speed chase

Man arrested after high-speed chase, exiting vehicle holding a hatchet.

May 31, 2021 1 a.m.

School and Senior Meals

School and Senior Meals: May 31 - June 4

May 31, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 31 2021

Sunday, May 30

Former Vandal players, coaches honor Erickson
May 30, 2021 1:30 a.m.

Former Vandal players, coaches honor Erickson

Former Idaho Vandals who played and coached with former Vandal coach Dennis Erickson gathered on May 22 at the Hayden Lake Country Club to honor Erickson on his induction into the College Football Hall of Fame.

IRON WOOD THROWS CLASSIC: Locals get in the ring on second day
May 30, 2021 1:25 a.m.

IRON WOOD THROWS CLASSIC: Locals get in the ring on second day

After resting some general soreness on Friday, Matt Ward just was looking for some fun on Saturday afternoon.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Unusual plays not just limited to big-leaguers
May 30, 2021 1:20 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Unusual plays not just limited to big-leaguers

Then a ball came rolling toward me. Where did that come from?

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: A salute to women, including one who left us far too soon
May 30, 2021 1:15 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: A salute to women, including one who left us far too soon

We’ve gotten used to the idea of Gonzaga recruiting at the top, competing for the very best players available to college basketball. The Zags men, that is. However, the Gonzaga women are now climbing up toward that same heady level.

May 30, 2021 1:10 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Lums open season with two wins at Missoula tourney

Jackson Scherr had five of Coeur d’Alene’s 22 hits on the day, and the Lumbermen “AA” squad opened its American Legion season by beating the Bitterroot Red Sox 14-4 in five innings, and the Missoula Mavericks 8-2 on Saturday at Ogren Park on the first day of the Missoula Mavericks Memorial Day Tournament.

'A story that has to be told'
May 30, 2021 1:09 a.m.

'A story that has to be told'

Keith Knight wants people to know of the sacrifices of the Halsey family

Finding the Cost of Freedom

A new era in the air
May 30, 2021 1:08 a.m.

A new era in the air

No Limits Aviation owner buys Brooks Seaplanes, plans to grow aviation community

No Limits Aviation owner buys Brooks Seaplanes, has plans to grow aviation community in North Idaho

Cd'A Fire Chief Gabriel honored with lifetime achievement award
May 30, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Cd'A Fire Chief Gabriel honored with lifetime achievement award

Surprise! Family was Zooming over his shoulder

The Idaho Fire Chiefs Association handed out only their second lifetime achievement award in its history to Gabriel earlier this month.

Commercial, residential building coming to Riverstone
May 30, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Commercial, residential building coming to Riverstone

Business Bits column for May 30

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

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

May 30, 2021 1 a.m.

CAMERON: A plus for Press

I got a hearty laugh at Steve Cameron’s reference to the Finnish practice of “binge drinking at home in your underpants.”

May 30, 2021 1 a.m.

KCRCC: Yet another opportunity

Brent Regan and his KCRCC need to hurry to Dalton Gardens, since it should be an easy takeover target.

May 30, 2021 1 a.m.

‘NEWS’: Check their agenda

My mom instilled in me the responsibility to think for myself.

More west Post Falls — updates on Woodbridge South
May 30, 2021 1 a.m.

More west Post Falls — updates on Woodbridge South

Neighborhood of the Week: May 30

May 30, 2021 1 a.m.

INSURRECTION: We must have answers

Perhaps I am missing the latest political jousting surrounding a Commission to review the lead up and actual storming of the Capitol in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 6.

May 30, 2021 1 a.m.

WAKES: Common sense needed

I’ve lived on the Spokane River for 22 years.

May 30, 2021 1 a.m.

Fire up grill, dust off civics

With glorious forecast ahead, let's remember to pause at 3 p.m. tomorrow.

May 30, 2021 1 a.m.

VACCINE: Let’s kill COVID

COVID cases are falling rapidly, almost plummeting, in states where vaccination rates are 50-60%.

May 30, 2021 1 a.m.

STATUE: Where did the moose go?

As I was driving my elderly mother to a medical appointment, she asked about the moose that used to stand by the Kootenai Health sign.

May 30, 2021 1 a.m.

Memorial Day ceremonies

Memorial Day ceremonies this holiday weekend

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May 30, 2021 1 a.m.

Brett Brayton, 57

Brett Colby Brayton 57, of Coeur d'Alene, ID, passed away May 18th, 2021.

Mary Johnson, 82
May 30, 2021 1 a.m.

Mary Johnson, 82

On Flag Day, July 14, 1939 Henry and Laura Engelhaupt welcomed Mary to their family.

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May 30, 2021 1 a.m.

Jay William Clendenin, 82

Jay William Clendenin, Jr., aka “Santa,” age 82, passed away on May 26, 2021, at his home in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.

May 30, 2021 1 a.m.

MACKAY: The power of negotiation

Perhaps the most stressful part of any deal is the negotiation process that leads to a signature on the dotted line.

May 30, 2021 1 a.m.

HIGH-A WEST BASEBALL: Indians outduel Eugene

David Hill allowed two hits over six innings, striking out seven for the Spokane Indians in a 4-2 win over the Eugene Emeralds in High-A West baseball in front of 676 at PK Park on Saturday.

Saturday, May 29

State GOP lawmakers try to limit teaching about race, racism
May 29, 2021 5:20 p.m.

State GOP lawmakers try to limit teaching about race, racism

State GOP lawmakers try to limit teaching about race, racism

More than 200 bodies found at Indigenous school in Canada
May 29, 2021 5:15 p.m.

More than 200 bodies found at Indigenous school in Canada

More than 200 bodies found at Indigenous school in Canada

More states ease lingering virus rules as vaccine rates rise
May 29, 2021 5:15 p.m.

More states ease lingering virus rules as vaccine rates rise

More states ease lingering virus rules as vaccine rates rise

IRON WOOD THROWS CLASSIC: A successful start in the throws
May 29, 2021 1:30 a.m.

IRON WOOD THROWS CLASSIC: A successful start in the throws

It was beginning that could set the tone for a good weekend in the eyes of T'Mond Johnson in the men's shot put. Today, is where the six-time Sun Belt Conference champion wants to finish things.

THE FRONT ROW WITH JASON ELLIOTT: Taking it, and running toward the gold
May 29, 2021 1:25 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW WITH JASON ELLIOTT: Taking it, and running toward the gold

You’d think just by looking at the results that the Lake City girls relay team of Hailey Parks, Keturah Vogel-Greenwood, Georgia Whitehead and Angelyca Chapman had to be coached constantly, with every single move looked at and discussed by their coaches. Nope, not even close.

Governor rips McGeachin executive order
May 29, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Governor rips McGeachin executive order

North Idaho figures share criticism for potentially unlawful action

North Idaho figures share criticism for potentially unlawful action

Whalen announces retirement from PHD
May 29, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Whalen announces retirement from PHD

Last day will be June 30

Whalen announces retirement from PHD

Traffic, school, construction clash on Moselle Drive
May 29, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Traffic, school, construction clash on Moselle Drive

Traffic, school, construction clash on Moselle Drive

'A pillar in our community”
May 29, 2021 1:06 a.m.

'A pillar in our community”

Compton remembered as a family man who displayed integrity, love

Dick Compton remembered

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

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

Former state rep sentencing June 22
May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Former state rep sentencing June 22

The former Idaho lawmaker faces a maximum of five years in prison after his January 2020 conviction for conspiring to defraud the government in a tax scheme with his client.

May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes May 29, 2021

Gonzaga’s Corey Kispert was named the 2020-21 CoSIDA Academic All-America Team Member of the Year for Division I men's basketball.

Man charged for possessing stolen car
May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Man charged for possessing stolen car

A man who has been in jail since February for allegedly attacking his roommate with a hatchet is facing new felony charges.

McHugh resigns from Republican Central Committee
May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

McHugh resigns from Republican Central Committee

The longtime Republican said he's making way to get new blood into the KCRCC.

Man accused of jewelry theft
May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Man accused of jewelry theft

A man is facing multiple felony charges after he was accused of stealing jewelry worth thousands of dollars.

Mineral Ridge trails reopen
May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Mineral Ridge trails reopen

IDL urges hikers to stay on paths

IDL urges hikers to stay on paths

Deputies gear up for the Memorial Day Weekend
May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Deputies gear up for the Memorial Day Weekend

Deputies gear up for the Memorial Day Weekend

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May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Leonard Bright, 84

Leonard A. Bright, 84, passed away on Monday, May 17, 2021 in Careywood, Idaho.

Local bowling group honors Durk, Cook
May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Local bowling group honors Durk, Cook

Mike Durk and Elaine Cook were honored recently by the Greater Coeur d'Alene USBC Hall of Fame.

May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Out-of-staters' impact

Image my surprise when I saw the pie shaped graphs of homeownership in the Luxury Lifestyle Magazine of North Idaho issue No. 6 2021 edition.

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May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Elia Kubista, 103

Elia Kubista was born on March 5, 1918 in New York City to Italian immigrants Giuseppe and Maria Vergano.

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May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Mitchell Tapia, 71

Mitchell W. Tapia, 71 of Spirit Lake, Idaho, passed away at home Sunday, May 9, 2021.

May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Inland NW Council hires Escobar

Inland NW Council hires Escobar

May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

New software aims to speed up operations

Kootenai County Community Development offers training session late July

The miracle called Patty Duke
May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

The miracle called Patty Duke

At age 16, Patty Duke became the youngest person

Stand up to housing takeover
May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Stand up to housing takeover

We should make housing available to locals first.

Stuff the Bus for Post Falls schools
May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Stuff the Bus for Post Falls schools

Students collecting nonperishable foods, diapers Tuesday through Friday

Drop off nonperishable food items, diapers at any Post Falls elementary school Tuesday through Friday to help students Stuff the Bus

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May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Mary Skinner, 91

Mary Alice (Buhl) Skinner, 91, passed away surrounded by her family at her home in Hayden, Idaho on May 22, 2021.

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May 29, 2021 1 a.m.

Helen Rosella Gross, 92

Our beloved Mother and Grandmother, Helen Rosella Gross, 92, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family on January 3, 2021.

May 29, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 29 2021

Friday, May 28

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 34: Headlines from 5/26 thru 5/28
May 28, 2021 2:04 p.m.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 34: Headlines from 5/26 thru 5/28

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 May 26 to 28.

3 officers plead not guilty in Black man's restraint death
May 28, 2021 1:25 p.m.

3 officers plead not guilty in Black man's restraint death

3 officers plead not guilty in Black man's restraint death

Farm laborer guilty in 2018 stabbing death of Iowa runner
May 28, 2021 12:35 p.m.

Farm laborer guilty in 2018 stabbing death of Iowa runner

Farm laborer guilty in 2018 stabbing death of Iowa runner

Biden's $6T budget: Social spending, taxes on business
May 28, 2021 11:55 a.m.

Biden's $6T budget: Social spending, taxes on business

Biden budget boom

European regulator recommends Pfizer shot for children 12-15
May 28, 2021 11:05 a.m.

European regulator recommends Pfizer shot for children 12-15

European regulator recommends Pfizer shot for children 12-15

GOP blocks bipartisan probe of deadly Jan. 6 riot at Capitol
May 28, 2021 11 a.m.

GOP blocks bipartisan probe of deadly Jan. 6 riot at Capitol

GOP blocks bipartisan probe of deadly Jan. 6 riot at Capitol

May 28, 2021 10:55 a.m.

Bear injures hiker in Yellowstone National Park

Bear injures hiker in Yellowstone National Park

Gov. Little repeals lieutenant governor’s mask-mandate ban
May 28, 2021 10:34 a.m.

Gov. Little repeals lieutenant governor’s mask-mandate ban

Idaho governor calls executive order ‘irresponsible, self-serving’

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: The week lovable Phil channeled his inner Tiger
May 28, 2021 1:30 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: The week lovable Phil channeled his inner Tiger

Phil Mickelson has always had as much talent as Tiger Woods. There, I’ve said it, and now perhaps I should offer a blanket apology to everyone I’ve offended.

We have liftoff
May 28, 2021 1:30 a.m.

We have liftoff

Silverwood's Stunt Pilot coaster an aerial adventure, opens to the public Saturday

Silverwood's Stunt Pilot coaster an aerial adventure - ribbon cutting is Saturday

LEGION BASEBALL: Lums making strides with new coach Taylor
May 28, 2021 1:20 a.m.

LEGION BASEBALL: Lums making strides with new coach Taylor

Coeur d'Alene to open AA season Saturday at Missoula tourney

There’s a lot of unknown when it comes to the 2021 Coeur d’Alene Lumbermen ‘AA’ legion baseball team. What first-year coach Darren Taylor does know is that his team will compete, be quick and battle.

Hearing delayed for accused sexual abuser
May 28, 2021 1:20 a.m.

Hearing delayed for accused sexual abuser

A man accused of attempting to fondle a child in Walmart remains in jail on $200,000 bond.

United they stand
May 28, 2021 1:10 a.m.

United they stand

North Idaho College trustees take first steps following accreditation investigation

May 28, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Weekend TV/Radio highlights

Television and radio highlights for upcoming weekend

May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

EMERGENCY: Grateful for help

This is a shout out to the 9-1-1 operator, the fire department medics, the ambulance crew, the KH Emergency Department doctors, nurses, pulmonary therapist and other staff who fixed my problem and got me quickly back on my feet.

Key questions - and people - identified
May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Key questions - and people - identified

Optional forms of government panel laying out path ahead

Optional forms of government study commission mapS out schedule for stakeholder interviews

May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Bang for buck blossoms with infrastructure

You can't go wrong spending money on roads, bridges and broadband and other critical infrastructure.

May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

CDA Marathon on Sunday

CDA Marathon on Sunday

May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

WOLVES: The damage they do

A recent letter to the editor stated that wolves are good for Idaho.

May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

190 OSB sheets reported stolen

190 OSB sheets reported stolen

May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

URD: Not really urban

Regarding the article on the two “pending” Urban Renewal Districts (URD) in Post Falls.

Police: Man hid drugs in engine compartment
May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Police: Man hid drugs in engine compartment

Police arrested a man who allegedly hid meth in his car’s engine compartment.

May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

VACCINE: Explaining hesitancy

Gov. Little is welcoming questions regarding “vaccine hesitancy.”

May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

DALTON: No confidence in mayor

Many have weighed in on the situation in Dalton Gardens.

May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

VACCINE: Stop fear tactics

It appears many governmental agencies are attempting to make 99% of the population fear those unvaccinated from a virus that doesn’t kill 99% of those infected by it. Why?

Movers & Shakers
May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers: May 28

May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

VACCINE: Won’t be bullied

I want to address the issue of COVID vaccines.

Op-Ed: McGeachin: ‘Status quo has got to go’
May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Op-Ed: McGeachin: ‘Status quo has got to go’

So much for the lieutenant governor’s job being a soft-landing place, and automatic ticket, to a higher political office.

Flower power
May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Flower power

Downtown Association leads May tradition

Flowers up downtown

May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

DALTON: Rooting out distrust

Did this happen in Dalton Gardens? Could it happen elsewhere in Kootenai County?

Huckleberries: When the smelter stacks fell
May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Huckleberries: When the smelter stacks fell

John Austin of Pinehurst watched them go up in the mid-1970s and, together with more than 4,000 spectators, saw them fall on May 26, 1996.

Travel numbers climb as Americans hit the road for holiday
May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Travel numbers climb as Americans hit the road for holiday

Travel numbers climb as Americans hit the road for holiday

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May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

James McDonnell, 78

James Eugene McDonnell, EdD, born May 26, 1943, passed on May 18, 2021 at the Schneidmiller House in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho after a year-long battle with cancer.

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May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

William Gagner, 47

William James Gagner “Bill/Billy,” 47, of Post Falls, Idaho.

Art on the Green staging comeback
May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Art on the Green staging comeback

Watercolor by Karin Austin will lead the way

After a 2020 hiatus due to COVID-19, the iconic three-day event will return to Coeur d'Alene July 30 through August 1.

May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes May 28, 2021

Six Washington State football games, five home and one road, have been picked as part of the Pac-12 Conference's 2021 early television selections, the conference announced Thursday.

May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

ENT Movie times

Movie times

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May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Charlotte Keane, 92

Charlotte Keane, 92, of Coeur d'Alene died May 16, 2021.

Tease photo
May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

Donald Dethloff, 78

Donald James Dethloff, Sr., of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, passed into peace on May 18th, 2021.

ENT Filmed in the beautiful Inland Northwest
May 28, 2021 1 a.m.

ENT Filmed in the beautiful Inland Northwest

Singer Kika Morelan, The Song Mill Studios release new music videos

Singer Kika Morelan, The Song Mill Studios release new music videos

May 28, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 28 2021

Thursday, May 27

Faith, political leaders unite in rally against antisemitism
May 27, 2021 6:05 p.m.

Faith, political leaders unite in rally against antisemitism

Faith, political leaders unite in rally against antisemitism

Arizona charge sought for woman accused in Idaho killings
May 27, 2021 4:40 p.m.

Arizona charge sought for woman accused in Idaho killings

Arizona charge sought for woman accused in Idaho killings

With Little gone, Lt. Gov. McGeachin issues executive order banning Idaho mask mandates
May 27, 2021 12:56 p.m.

With Little gone, Lt. Gov. McGeachin issues executive order banning Idaho mask mandates

McGeachin announced the order on social media Thursday morning.

May 27, 2021 12:10 p.m.

U.S. stocks rise as economy shows signs of improvement

U.S. stocks rise

Study seeks origins of ghost nets that haunt Hawaii's shores
May 27, 2021 11:55 a.m.

Study seeks origins of ghost nets that haunt Hawaii's shores

Ghost nets haunt Hawaii's shores

Physician warns Tokyo Olympics could spread variants
May 27, 2021 11:50 a.m.

Physician warns Tokyo Olympics could spread variants

Physician warns Tokyo Olympics could spread variants

May 27, 2021 11:45 a.m.

Murder charges filed against officers in Black man's death

Murder charges filed against officers in Black man's death

Boris Johnson defends virus record after ex-aide's attack
May 27, 2021 11:40 a.m.

Boris Johnson defends virus record after ex-aide's attack

Boris Johnson defends virus record

'A whirlwind': 1st Ohio vaccine lottery winners speak out
May 27, 2021 11:35 a.m.

'A whirlwind': 1st Ohio vaccine lottery winners speak out

'A whirlwind': 1st Ohio vaccine lottery winners speak out

Sheriff: Gunman appeared to target some victims at rail yard
May 27, 2021 11:30 a.m.

Sheriff: Gunman appeared to target some victims at rail yard

Sheriff: Gunman appeared to target some victims at rail yard

May 27, 2021 11:25 a.m.

Clark Fork rises to minor flood stage above Missoula

Clark Fork rises

May 27, 2021 11:20 a.m.

Lt. Gov. McGeachin, acting governor, bans mask mandates

McGeachin bans mask mandates

Powerful Idaho House speaker to run for lieutenant governor
May 27, 2021 11:15 a.m.

Powerful Idaho House speaker to run for lieutenant governor

House speaker to run for Lt. Gov.

May 27, 2021 10:40 a.m.

Ecology issues drought advisory for most of Washington

Driest March-April since 1926 prompts first-time use of new early warning tool

Ecology issues drought advisory for most of Washington

May 27, 2021 2:25 a.m.

Jury convicts man in 1995 cold case murder in Burley

Jury convicts man in 1995 cold case murder in Burley

May 27, 2021 1:30 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Missing Cd'A, Lake City at state softball — but not the rain

Just when spring high school sports returned to some semblance of normal this year, a very abnormal thing happened.

COLLEGE MEN'S BASKETBALL: Timme to return to Gonzaga for junior year
May 27, 2021 1:15 a.m.

COLLEGE MEN'S BASKETBALL: Timme to return to Gonzaga for junior year

Gonzaga forward Drew Timme, who led the West Coast Conference in scoring last season, announced Wednesday that he will return for his junior season with the Bulldogs and won’t pursue professional options.

May 27, 2021 1:15 a.m.

IRON WOOD THROWS CLASSIC: Records just a throw away in Rathdrum

Last August, with a limited crowd in attendance, a new American record was notched in the women’s discus at the Iron Wood Throws Center in Rathdrum. As for what happens in this year’s Iron Wood Throws Classic, we’ll just have to wait and see.

AT COLLEGE: May 27, 2021
May 27, 2021 1:10 a.m.

AT COLLEGE: May 27, 2021

Updates on area athletes in college

Dalton Gardens needs another vote to stay open
May 27, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Dalton Gardens needs another vote to stay open

Mayor Dan Edwards said the city erred in its Monday council meeting, that the approval Teresa Janzen to clerk requires three 'yes' votes, and that an emergency meeting is being put together for this afternoon at 4 p.m.

'We salute it every time'
May 27, 2021 1:08 a.m.

'We salute it every time'

Youth place flags at veteran gravesites in advance of Memorial Day

'We salute it every time'

A gift, not a privilege
May 27, 2021 1:07 a.m.

A gift, not a privilege

Commissioners and Spokane River resident express views on waterways ordinance

Commissioners and Spokane River resident express views on waterways ordinance

Preparation is key
May 27, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Preparation is key

City staff talk about growth in the River City

City staff talk about growth in the River City

May 27, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Northwest Notes May 27, 2021

The Mountain West announced its CBS Sports national television package for the 2021 football season Wednesday, which includes each of the Boise State football team’s four conference road games.

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

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

Signing photos May 27, 2021
May 27, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Signing photos May 27, 2021

Timberlake High seniors Brooke Jessen and Taryn Soumas, and Coeur d'Alene High senior Angela Goggin recently signed letters of intent to continue their athletic careers in college.

'Quick response' crew betters Tubbs Trails
May 27, 2021 1 a.m.

'Quick response' crew betters Tubbs Trails

'Quick Response' betters Tubbs Trails

3 North Fork campgrounds to remain closed for 2021
May 27, 2021 1 a.m.

3 North Fork campgrounds to remain closed for 2021

The North Fork of the Coeur d’Alene River has been a growing summer hot spot over the past few seasons, but this year it could be even tighter quarters for those seeking refuge on the river.

May 27, 2021 1 a.m.

Pet etiquette: Please ask first

Before reaching out for a well-intended pat on the head, check with the dog's owner first.

Movers & Shakers
May 27, 2021 1 a.m.

Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers: May 27

Sex offender arrested again
May 27, 2021 1 a.m.

Sex offender arrested again

COEUR d’ALENE — Police arrested a registered sex offender this week who has reportedly been charged with more than 30 crimes since 2004.

May 27, 2021 1 a.m.

Montana pair caught in stolen car

Police arrested two Montana residents who were reportedly driving a stolen car.

Isn't life grand?
May 27, 2021 1 a.m.

Isn't life grand?

Local woman donates $15,000 grand piano to Cd'A Music Conservatory

Local woman donates $15,000 grand piano to Cd'A Music Conservatory

May 27, 2021 1 a.m.

Return of 'Ride the Wall'

June 21 fundraiser takes cyclists on scenic, history route

Return of 'Ride the Wall'

May 27, 2021 1 a.m.

Sheriff's blotter

Sheriff's blotter

May 27, 2021 1 a.m.

Large lakes and reservoirs are great destinations for Memorial Day weekend

Large lakes and reservoirs are great destinations for Memorial Day weekend

Tease photo
May 27, 2021 1 a.m.

Alessandro Chiappe, 85

Alessandro Chiappe, 85, died May 23, 2021 with his family by his side in Hayden Lake, Idaho.

Fishing forecast for lake trout in Priest Lake
May 27, 2021 1 a.m.

Fishing forecast for lake trout in Priest Lake

Fishing forecast for lake trout in Priest Lake

The psychology behind all those scams
May 27, 2021 1 a.m.

The psychology behind all those scams

Don’t kid yourself, scammers use psychological tactics to rip off their victims.

May 27, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 27 2021

Wednesday, May 26

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: A toast to Godoy — however he fits into M's, baseball history
May 26, 2021 1:25 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: A toast to Godoy — however he fits into M's, baseball history

Let’s talk about strange things. In sports, that naturally will lead us to baseball — where odd and puzzling have always been normal.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Angelyca Chapman, Lake City High School
May 26, 2021 1:20 a.m.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Angelyca Chapman, Lake City High School

Lake City High senior Angelyca Chapman is this week's Knudsten Chevrolet Athlete of the Week

May 26, 2021 1:15 a.m.

All-league teams May 26, 2021

All-league teams for baseball, softball announced.

May 26, 2021 1:10 a.m.

Northwest Notes May 26, 2021

The Pac-12 Conference announced Tuesday a new 10-year annual rotation of men's basketball conference opponents to begin with the 2021-22 season.

The Kroc continues to rock
May 26, 2021 1:09 a.m.

The Kroc continues to rock

One year after COVID closures, Cd'A Kroc Center celebrates 12th anniversary

Kroc Center doing back and better 12 years after opening, a year after pandemic closures

Whittling down
May 26, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Whittling down

Fiscal year 2022 budget presents new challenges for Kootenai County

Fiscal year 2022 budget presents new challenges for Kootenai County

Water sports live on
May 26, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Water sports live on

Commissioner says wake surfing on Spokane River still possible following ordinance repeal

Fight to save open space could include park-like package
May 26, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Fight to save open space could include park-like package

The Regional Housing and Growth Partnership met for the next step in a long flight of stairs to solve growth issues.

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

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

PARTISANSHIP: A fact of life

I think we are quite naive if we believe that any elected position is not subject to partisanship.

May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

‘Indoctrination’ witch hunt comes up short

Over 100 students gathered at the Idaho Statehouse in protest of the Legislature’s H337 bill aimed at 'indoctrination' of students in its schools, including reference to “critical race theory.”

ADVERTISING: Advertorial  — Seasonal allergies: Symptomatic relief and deeper healing
May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Seasonal allergies: Symptomatic relief and deeper healing

Are you miserable in the spring and fall? Are you dependent on Claritin, Zyrtec, or Allegra to get you through?

May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

LIBRARY: Inauspicious chapter begins

I’m ecstatic with the library election results.

May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

HISTORY: A political lesson

As a former history teacher, I object to being referred to as “Socialist/Communist Teachers Union” in Terry Traub’s letter.

May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

VACCINES: The best approach

Headline: Little: Idaho can overcome vaccine hesitancy.

May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

SESSION: Legislative success stories

According to your May 12 editorial, “the 2021 session of the Idaho Legislature might go down as one of the least productive in the state’s history.”

ADVERTISING: Advertorial  — Can low-light laser therapy improve brain function
May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Can low-light laser therapy improve brain function

With depression and Alzheimer’s on the rise, our brain health is understandably a top concern for most people these days.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial  — An ending
May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — An ending

Wow, where to start with this one? Fleur de Sel Restaurant closed on Thursday.

May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

COMPLAINT: Electioneering eyesore

Dear Mr. Brannon, This is an official complaint related to the electioneering that was observed by me and others in the community on May 18.

May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

RITA: The carousel crusader

Thanks to The Press for the article recognizing Rita Sims Snyder’s contribution to the success of the Coeur d’Alene Carousel.

Youth Sports May 26, 2021
May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

Youth Sports May 26, 2021

Soccer, volleyball and more

May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

Rain doesn't dampen summer fire danger

Sunny, warm in forecast for Memorial Day

Rain doesn't dampen summer fire danger

May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

Man charged with felony drug possession

Police arrested a man with a history of felony convictions this week after they allegedly found illegal pain pills in his car.

May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

Memorial Day: We will always remember

Main Street column for May 26

Tease photo
May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

David Hart, 55

Hart, David J., beloved husband, father and friend, mainly known as “Dave”, 55, of Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, passed away on April 29, 2021 in Coeur d' Alene, Idaho.

Tease photo
May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

Eleanor Howes, 98

Howes, Eleanor Florence Tocaben, 98, passed away on May 20, 2021 in American Falls, Idaho.

Cd'A council wishes Dan English a speedy recovery
May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

Cd'A council wishes Dan English a speedy recovery

The longtime Coeur d'Alene public servant said he expects to be in Kootenai Health for another few weeks.

Classic fundraiser
May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

Classic fundraiser

Classical Christian Academy gives away car in partnership with George Gee

Classic fundraiser

May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

Sheriff's blotter

Sheriff blotter

Tease photo
May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

Charles (Chuck) Jackson, 82

Charles R. Jackson (Chuck), 82, passed away May 20, 2021 at Schneidmiller Hospice House in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.

Tease photo
May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

Pat Harrell, 67

Pat leaves behind a legacy of joyful service to Jesus Christ, a calling he lived out by serving all of those around him.

200K Idahoans ready to roll
May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

200K Idahoans ready to roll

Memorial Day gas prices will be most expensive since 2014

Memorial Day gas prices will be most expensive since 21014

Tease photo
May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

Jack Sizemore, 61

Sizemore, Jack Wayne, age 61, passed away on May 15, 2021 at Schneidmiller Hospice House of Hayden, Idaho.

CDA forester to speak before Congressional Committee
May 26, 2021 1 a.m.

CDA forester to speak before Congressional Committee

CDA's Craig Foss talks forest health

May 26, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 26 2021

Tuesday, May 25

New compound forming, residents present zoning violations to commissioners
May 25, 2021 3:15 p.m.

New compound forming, residents present zoning violations to commissioners

Concerned residents of Boundary County near the Moyie River along Earl Lane Road spoke to county commissioners on Tuesday, May 25, about an alleged “Ruby Ridge-style” compound forming in Boundary.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 33: Headlines from 5/22 thru 5/25
May 25, 2021 2:19 p.m.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 33: Headlines from 5/22 thru 5/25

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 May 22 to 25.

Isenberg gets life in prison
May 25, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Isenberg gets life in prison

Cd'A woman who stole from nonprofit killed her husband

Laurcene “Lori” Isenberg will spend at least 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to her husband’s murder.

Dalton Gardens leaves window open after nominating clerk
May 25, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Dalton Gardens leaves window open after nominating clerk

The nomination of the outgoing deputy clerk Teresa Janzen to town clerk could keep City Hall open, but only if she accepts the position.

Commissioners make waves on waterway decision
May 25, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Commissioners make waves on waterway decision

Split vote repeals 150-foot no excessive wake ordinance

Blind youngsters 'see' their Idaho
May 25, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Blind youngsters 'see' their Idaho

Program helps visually impaired educationally and socially

New group My Environment introduces blind, visually impaired youths to Idaho

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

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

May 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Few: Transfer portal creating chaos in college hoops

Zags Tracker for May 25

Nuts! CDA resident wins humorous speech contest
May 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Nuts! CDA resident wins humorous speech contest

Laughter is the best medicine

Movers & Shakers
May 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers: May 25

May 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Sentencing: Deciding what's fair

Whether a sentence seems too harsh or too lenient, a number of factors have gone into each sentencing decision.

May 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Local kids win scholarships

Local kids win scholarships

Hospice to host grief seminars
May 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Hospice to host grief seminars

Workshops with author, educator Alan Wolfelt are Thursday, Friday

Author, educator, grief counselor Alan Wolfelt will present workshops at Hospice of North Idaho Thursday, Friday

May 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Idaho crash fatalities down in 2020

U.S. highway deaths on rise

Idaho crash fatalities down in 2020

Tease photo
May 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Elizabeth Jean McCauley, 97

Elizabeth Jean Todd McCauley died May 18, 2021, in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.

Sheriff: One chance to get it right
May 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Sheriff: One chance to get it right

Norris explains why his office needs more funding

Norris calls for leaders to develop strategic plan to combat growth

Sex offender charged with failure to register
May 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Sex offender charged with failure to register

A man is facing a felony charge after police said he failed to register as a sex offender when he moved to Idaho about 20 years ago.

Memorial Day ceremonies this holiday weekend
May 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Memorial Day ceremonies this holiday weekend

Memorial Day weekend

May 25, 2021 1 a.m.

Chip Shots May 25, 2021

Results from area leagues

May 25, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 25 2021

Monday, May 24

Isenberg gets life sentence
May 24, 2021 12:25 p.m.

Isenberg gets life sentence

Laurcene “Lori” Isenberg will spend at least 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to her husband’s murder.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: Mariners ailing, in more ways than one
May 24, 2021 1:10 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: Mariners ailing, in more ways than one

Can the Mariners pry themselves out of this Porta-Potty, maybe sometime before next season?

NIC plans no tax hike
May 24, 2021 1:09 a.m.

NIC plans no tax hike

Budget expected to increase slightly for several reasons

North Idaho College anticipates financial strength in 2022

Human rights group emerges from pandemic
May 24, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Human rights group emerges from pandemic

Honors five locals in special weekend ceremony

The Kootenai County Task Force on Human Relations awarded five people for their service to human and civil rights Saturday, both in the annals of our past and in the here and now.

Blackwell Island boat launch to open Thursday
May 24, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Blackwell Island boat launch to open Thursday

Blackwell Island boat launch to open Thursday

Lunar display headed your way
May 24, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Lunar display headed your way

teaser here

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

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

May 24, 2021 1 a.m.

School and Senior Meals

School and Senior Meals: May 24-28

May 24, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 24 2021

Sunday, May 23

HOT. DRY. DANGEROUS.
May 23, 2021 1:40 a.m.

HOT. DRY. DANGEROUS.

Drought conditions set up potential for more forests to burn this summer

Hot, dry, dangerous

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Baseball suggestions, and a hope for an ex-Zag in Tucson
May 23, 2021 1:30 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Baseball suggestions, and a hope for an ex-Zag in Tucson

Wondering if War Memorial Field in Sandpoint, with its new artificial turf field and its baseball diamond backing up against the Pend Oreille River, would ever be considered as a host site for the state 4A baseball tournament?

Spirit Lake Cardboard Boat Regatta cruises on its inaugural run
May 23, 2021 1:30 a.m.

Spirit Lake Cardboard Boat Regatta cruises on its inaugural run

Saturday's launch of the Chamber of Commerce event brought packed crowds to the north shore.

STATE TRACK AND FIELD: Golden girl
May 23, 2021 1:25 a.m.

STATE TRACK AND FIELD: Golden girl

Lake City's Chapman wins two races, anchors two winning relays; Timberlake's Craven, Charter's Cutler also among state champs

Once Lake City High senior Angelyca Chapman had her sights on Capital’s Megan Rose in the first 100 meters of the state 5A 200-meter dash, it was pretty clear.

May 23, 2021 1:20 a.m.

STATE SOFTBALL: Three area teams finish fourth

Post Falls, Timberlake, St. Maries bring home trophies

It was a bittersweet ride home for the Post Falls Trojans from the state 5A softball tournament on Saturday. The Trojans’ run at state ended with an 8-3 loss to Rocky Mountain of Meridian in their first game of the day Saturday morning, in a game moved to Skyview Park when rain made the field at Mountain View High in Meridian unplayable.

Terraza Waterfront Cafe to open Monday
May 23, 2021 1:20 a.m.

Terraza Waterfront Cafe to open Monday

Business Bits for May 23

MOMENTS, MEMORIES and MADNESS with STEVE CAMERON: If pros think Kiawah Island is brutal, I know where the wind is much worse
May 23, 2021 1:15 a.m.

MOMENTS, MEMORIES and MADNESS with STEVE CAMERON: If pros think Kiawah Island is brutal, I know where the wind is much worse

So, Bryson and Brooks can just enjoy that beautiful weather at Kiawah, cash those fat checks, but… Please don’t tell us what a miserable slog it was. I’ve got just the spot if you REALLY want to suffer.

May 23, 2021 1:10 a.m.

STATE BASEBALL: Viks battle back for consolation title

By the third day of the state tournament, it comes down to grit and heart. And in the last two weeks, nobody played with more grit and heart than the Coeur d’Alene Vikings did.

STATE TENNIS: Lakeland's Malika Warnick places third in 4A; Hawks fourth
May 23, 2021 1:05 a.m.

STATE TENNIS: Lakeland's Malika Warnick places third in 4A; Hawks fourth

Lakeland High junior Malika Warnick was the top local finisher, beating Caldwell’s Sadie Oesch 8-4 to capture third-place in the state 4A tennis tournament on Saturday afternoon.

May 23, 2021 1 a.m.

REFLECTING: And feeling grateful

I am going on 83 years old and enjoying good health.

May 23, 2021 1 a.m.

It's not too late to right Dalton ship

City on verge of having to close City Hall.

Milestone Announcements
May 23, 2021 1 a.m.

Milestone Announcements

See who's celebrating!

May 23, 2021 1 a.m.

GOVERNMENT: Try this on

I saw the article in the Coeur d’Alene Press about a commission studying optional forms of government.

Business courses offer opportunities to upskill
May 23, 2021 1 a.m.

Business courses offer opportunities to upskill

For many students, going to college is an investment in the future, but there are opportunities for working professionals and their employers to reap immediate returns at North Idaho College.

May 23, 2021 1 a.m.

DALTON: Joke’s on you

Serves you right, Dalton Gardens!

May 23, 2021 1 a.m.

MACKAY: Don't be afraid to have fun!

Novelist Kurt Vonnegut Jr. learned a valuable lesson at age 15 that shaped his life and may shape yours.

May 23, 2021 1 a.m.

BIDEN: Leadership lacking

President Joe Biden has told Israel’s PM Benjamin Netanyahu he expects a “significant de-escalation” in the Gaza conflict.

May 23, 2021 1 a.m.

RACISM: It’s not fascism

I’m writing in response to Pat Evans who responded to Gayla Moseley’s earlier letter regarding today’s Republican Party being autocratic and leaning toward fascism.

May 23, 2021 1 a.m.

DALTON: Just start over

I remember back on Nov. 5, 2019, election day when Dalton Gardens’ current city council was literally dancing in the street in anticipation of their win.

May 23, 2021 1 a.m.

WAKES: Educate and enforce

I am against the proposed ordinance to ban all wake boating and towed water sports on the Spokane River.

Gabrio Estates and more near McGuire Road in Post Falls
May 23, 2021 1 a.m.

Gabrio Estates and more near McGuire Road in Post Falls

Neighborhood of the Week: May 23

Tease photo
May 23, 2021 1 a.m.

William 'Bill' J. Willoughby, 92

William "Bill" J. Willoughby Bill passed away at home on May 19th, 2021.

Sandpoint's bell is home at last
May 23, 2021 1 a.m.

Sandpoint's bell is home at last

The bell's journey home is a tale 70 years in the making.

Isaac R. Gimlen
May 23, 2021 1 a.m.

Isaac R. Gimlen

Isaac R Gimlen entered into rest on May 17th, 2021. He was born on Feb. 24th, 1927

Saturday, May 22

STATE TRACK AND FIELD: First confidence, then titles for Jeffs
May 22, 2021 1:30 a.m.

STATE TRACK AND FIELD: First confidence, then titles for Jeffs

Timberlake High senior sweeps in 3A discus, shot put on Friday at Middleton High

THE FRONT ROW WITH JASON ELLIOTT: Ending with an expected outcome
May 22, 2021 1:20 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW WITH JASON ELLIOTT: Ending with an expected outcome

We made it. At some point today, whether it’s early in the morning or later this evening, the sun will set on the 2020-21 prep sports season. Sure, it might not have gone as planned, but we made it.

May 22, 2021 1:15 a.m.

STATE SOFTBALL: Post Falls still in hunt for title

Timberlake, St. Maries also remain alive in losers bracket

Post Falls, Timberlake and St. Maries all secured trophies, and all remain alive after Friday's play in state softball. Lakeland went two-and-out.

May 22, 2021 1:10 a.m.

STATE 5A BASEBALL: Viks to play for trophy after Shepard's gem

Coeur d'Alene lefty strikes out 12 in 5-1 win over Highland High of Pocatello

May 22, 2021 1:10 a.m.

STATE TENNIS: Area athletes in fight for third

The Coeur d’Alene boys doubles team of Chris Swider and Alexander Nipp, as well as the girls doubles team of Maggie Bloom and Sarah Wilkey remain in contention for third place in the state 5A tennis tournament after a rainy first day in the Boise area.

Little: Idaho can overcome vaccine hesitancy
May 22, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Little: Idaho can overcome vaccine hesitancy

Gov. Little was in Post Falls Friday to discuss the legislative session, but the conversation quickly turned to COVID-19 concerns, vaccinations and politics.

Five deaths connected to overdoses
May 22, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Five deaths connected to overdoses

Police issue another warning about fentanyl

5 deaths connected to overdoses

Isenberg sentencing will stream Monday
May 22, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Isenberg sentencing will stream Monday

Convicted embezzler Laurcene “Lori” Isenberg will be sentenced for her husband’s murder on Monday.

Benevolent bucks
May 22, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Benevolent bucks

Cd'A Rotary distributes $46,000 to area causes, nonprofits

Coeur d'Alene Rotary distributes $46,000 in grants to area causes, nonprofits

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

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

May 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes May 22, 2021

Eastern Washington names new women's basketball coach

Urban renewal projects closer to bearing fruit
May 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Urban renewal projects closer to bearing fruit

Kootenai County discusses development with Post Falls

Kootenai County discusses development with Post Falls

Celebrating Camp Easton
May 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Celebrating Camp Easton

Anniversary party slated for June 12

Celebrating Camp Easton

Architerra Homes partners with Ronald McDonald House Charities
May 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Architerra Homes partners with Ronald McDonald House Charities

Donation for a 10-night stay for every home sold

Architerra helps Ronald McDonald House

May 22, 2021 1 a.m.

NIC board to meet Wednesday

NIC board to meet Wednesday

May 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Don't surrender waterways to outsiders

Outsiders trying to control Idaho’s waterways This Monday, May 24, a critical vote goes before our Kootenai County commissioners.

Tease photo
May 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Jimmy Magnuson, 36

On Monday, May 17, 2021, beloved son, brother, artist, musician, outdoorsman and loyal friend to many, Jimmy (Harry James II) Magnuson passed away at the age of 36.

Post Falls man charged with rape
May 22, 2021 1 a.m.

Post Falls man charged with rape

A man is facing multiple felony charges after police said he raped a child several years ago.

May 22, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 22 2021

Friday, May 21

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 32: Headlines from 5/19 thru 5/21
May 21, 2021 5:06 p.m.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 32: Headlines from 5/19 thru 5/21

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 May 19 to 21.

PHOTOS: Making themselves at home
May 21, 2021 2:20 p.m.

PHOTOS: Making themselves at home

Individuals from the southern and eastern parts of the state carded the low rounds on the first day of the state 5A golf tournament on a sunny, breezy Monday at Avondale Golf Club.

Cooks, nurses guard inmates with US prisons down 6K officers
May 21, 2021 10:30 a.m.

Cooks, nurses guard inmates with US prisons down 6K officers

Nearly one-third of federal correctional

'Like hell:' As Olympics loom, Japan health care in turmoil
May 21, 2021 10:20 a.m.

'Like hell:' As Olympics loom, Japan health care in turmoil

TOKYO (AP) — As she struggled to breathe,

Washington state's largest county says keep the masks on
May 21, 2021 9:40 a.m.

Washington state's largest county says keep the masks on

SEATTLE (AP) — Despite recent guidance from

May 21, 2021 9:35 a.m.

Some Idaho residents to see one-time tax rebate this summer

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Some Idaho taxpayers

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: BP doesn't carry over to the game these days
May 21, 2021 1:25 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: BP doesn't carry over to the game these days

When players get paid for helping teams win, you’ll see better games.

May 21, 2021 1:20 a.m.

STATE 5A BASEBALL: Vikings edged by Rocky in opener

Coeur d'Alene falls in first state game since 2017

State track and field at a glance
May 21, 2021 1:15 a.m.

State track and field at a glance

A look at state high school track and field meets on Friday and Saturday

May 21, 2021 1:10 a.m.

State tennis at a glance

A look at this weekend's state high school tennis tournaments

Mayor: Dalton Gardens will shut down Thursday
May 21, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Mayor: Dalton Gardens will shut down Thursday

Dan Edwards said a flurry of resignations is leaving City Hall with no in-house staff to run basic day-to-day operations.

Masks required again at LCHS
May 21, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Masks required again at LCHS

School sees rise in cases; senior grad ceremony in jeopardy

Masks on

Bright futures in sight
May 21, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Bright futures in sight

Mountain View students celebrated during signing ceremony with Job Corps, KTEC

Mountain View students celebrated during signing ceremony with Job Corps, KTEC

Don't fear the 'Reaper'
May 21, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Don't fear the 'Reaper'

Lydia Eitel among Marine boot camp graduates who made history

Lydia Eitel is tough as nails

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

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

May 21, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Northwest Notes May 21, 2021

The University of Idaho has hired a couple of assistant basketball coaches — both familiar names.

May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

WATERWAYS: Open for all

As a fortunate and proud owner of waterfront property on the Spokane River since 2015, I have three young kids and we spend most of our free time on the waterways.

May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

WOLVES: Ignoring their benefits

The new plan for Idaho to hire professional hunters to kill 90% of our wolves is tragic and misguided.

May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

EDUCATION: Going wrong way

During my Army service, I was trained to know my enemies and never underestimate them.

May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Sifting through post-election confetti

Other than turnout, there are few conclusions we'll all agree upon.

May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

AWARD: Regan deserves one

Robert Cliff’s letter in the May 12 Press notes that the Brent Regan KCRCC endorsements have shown him who NOT to vote for.

May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

STATE TRACK AND FIELD: 5A, 4As begin with pair of field events

A few 5A and 4A athletes got a jump on the rest of the state on Thursday — and a Sandpoint High senior got a jump on everybody.

May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

ELECTIONS: A dangerous combination

H.R.1 passed the Democratic-controlled House on March 3 and is now up for review by the Senate as S.1.

May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

ALBRIGHT: A shining light

Thank you for bringing Syd Albright into our home with his truly well-written articles on the history of all of us, and all the things civilization has done (and sometimes undone!) in the Sunday edition.

Rittenhouse due to make first in-person court appearance
May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Rittenhouse due to make first in-person court appearance

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Kyle Rittenhouse, the Illinois

Puck drops tonight in Battle of the Badges game
May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Puck drops tonight in Battle of the Badges game

COEUR d’ALENE – Bragging rights are once again

Cd'A, NIC partner up for summer RV parking
May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Cd'A, NIC partner up for summer RV parking

Goal is to ease downtown congestion

The old log yard lot across from the water treatment plant on Hubbard Avenue will offer free daytime parking to RVers.

Huckleberries: Remember Fred Murphy, tugboat captain
May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Huckleberries: Remember Fred Murphy, tugboat captain

Legendary Fred Murphy wasn’t seeking applause when he built

May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Public meeting on excessive wake Monday

Commissioner discuss year-old boating resolution

May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Man jailed for alleged false 911 call

A man is being held on $50,000 bail after police said he made a false 911 call.

In the interest of transparency
May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

In the interest of transparency

Commissioners wait on response from central committees to livestream meetings

Commissioners wait on response from central committees to livestream meetings

Rathdrum growth: Four public hearings ahead
May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Rathdrum growth: Four public hearings ahead

Public hearings on four project proposals Thursday at 6 p.m.

May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Weekend TV/Radio highlights

Television and radio highlights for upcoming weekend

May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Movie Times

Hayden Cinema

Julianne ‘Julie’ Richardson, 90
May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Julianne ‘Julie’ Richardson, 90

Julianne “Julie” Elisa Richardson, 90, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 15, 2021

Art on the Moose
May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Art on the Moose

Mountain View High to host art show, student production Thursday

Mountain View Alternative High hosting art show, theater festival Thursday

May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Fatal crash victim identified

Crash victim identified

Athol man seeks permission to build internet tower
May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Athol man seeks permission to build internet tower

Athol resident proposes a internet tower in his backyard

May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Man sentenced for trafficking drugs

Man sentenced for trafficking meth, marijuana

Man charged with second felony DUI
May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Man charged with second felony DUI

A man is being held on $200,000 bail after being charged with his second felony DUI in two years.

Go Huskies!
May 21, 2021 1 a.m.

Go Huskies!

KHS receives five marked for death; local Burger King donates $1,620 to KHS

Burger King donates $16,000 to KHS

May 21, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 21 2021

Thursday, May 20

May 20, 2021 11:55 p.m.

HIGH-A WEST BASEBALL: Indians stay hot, knock off Everett

Eddy Diaz scored the go-ahead run on an wild pitch in the bottom of the eighth inning for Spokane, which won its third straight game, beating the Everett AquaSox 3-2 in front of 1,750 at Avista Stadium on Thursday.

US jobless claims fall again as some states end federal aid
May 20, 2021 11:20 a.m.

US jobless claims fall again as some states end federal aid

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans

Israel unleashes new strikes as expectations for truce rise
May 20, 2021 11:15 a.m.

Israel unleashes new strikes as expectations for truce rise

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel unleashed

US ends use of 2 immigration jails accused of mistreatment
May 20, 2021 11:15 a.m.

US ends use of 2 immigration jails accused of mistreatment

WASHINGTON (AP) — A detention facility in Georgia where women claim they

STATE SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Post Falls heating up late in year
May 20, 2021 1:30 a.m.

STATE SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Post Falls heating up late in year

Lakeland, Timberlake, St. Maries also have high hopes at state

Breakdowns of area teams heading south for state tournaments starting Friday

STATE BASEBALL PREVIEW: Vikings have the arms to contend
May 20, 2021 1:25 a.m.

STATE BASEBALL PREVIEW: Vikings have the arms to contend

True, none of the current Coeur d'Alene Vikings have experience playing in the state 5A baseball tournament.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Borowski keeps the Vikings moving on the basepaths
May 20, 2021 1:20 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Borowski keeps the Vikings moving on the basepaths

When the Coeur d'Alene Vikings baseball team comes up to bat, head coach Erik Karns remains in the dugout, guiding the team while standing at the railing in front of the dugout.

May 20, 2021 1:10 a.m.

NORTHWEST NOTES: May 20, 2021

Tre Walker has been recognized again, this time earning Hero Sports All-America honors, as announced on Wednesday. Hayden Hatten also earned his first national recognition after being named to the Hero Sports Sophomore All-America team.

McGeachin announces governor run
May 20, 2021 1:09 a.m.

McGeachin announces governor run

Says she will reestablish values that make Idaho great

McGeachin announces governor run

Crates of kindness
May 20, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Crates of kindness

CHS senior passionate about helping others with disabilities

CHS senior living with multiple health conditions creates care package program to lift up other kids going through chronic and long-term illness

From land use to raccoons
May 20, 2021 1:07 a.m.

From land use to raccoons

Post Falls City Council approves two-decade long project in Tuesday meeting

Post Falls City Council approves two-decade long project in Tuesday meeting

Huffman to retire from Tesh
May 20, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Huffman to retire from Tesh

Huffman to retire from Tesh

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

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

May 20, 2021 1 a.m.

AT COLLEGE: May 20, 2021

Updates on area athletes at the next level

May 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Ironman needs you!

Only 400 volunteers have registered, 3,500 needed for June 27 race

Ironman needs you

IRS letters from White House not a scam
May 20, 2021 1 a.m.

IRS letters from White House not a scam

Several local readers reported that they have received an envelope from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) but the letter inside is actually from the White House and signed by Joe Biden. I received one of these letters too.

May 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Woman gets prison time for deadly DUI crash

A woman who pleaded guilty to causing a deadly crash while driving drunk last year will spend at least 10 years in prison.

May 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Man charged with molesting daughter

A man is being held on $150,000 bail after police said he molested his daughter for years.

May 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Dog-walking: Some say make it law

Know that animal before deciding to make it yours.

Route of the Hiawatha opens May 28
May 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Route of the Hiawatha opens May 28

Lookout Pass to open for lift-served downhill mountain biking and more June 12

Route of the Hiawatha opens May 28

May 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Rummage sale at Rathdrum Senior Center

rummage sale!

Man accused of violating sexual battery probation
May 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Man accused of violating sexual battery probation

A man who pleaded guilty last year to kissing a 13-year-old girl is back in jail after police said he violated the terms of his probation.

May 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Race the Joe this weekend

Race the Joe

May 20, 2021 1 a.m.

More Memorial Day patrols, so be careful out there

Word to the wise: Buckle up now and always

More Memorial Day patrols, so be careful out there

Anne M. James, 91
May 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Anne M. James, 91

Anne M. James passed away in Spokane Valley, Wash., on Monday, May 17, 2021, two days before her 92rd birthday.

May 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Victim in fatal crash identified

Police seek witnesses of fatal crash

May 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Inland Empire PGA results: May 20, 2021

Results from recent play at Kalispel Golf and Country Club

May 20, 2021 1 a.m.

CDA's 'Mountain Madness' honored

Risch names Small Businesses of the Month

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Senator Jim Risch (R-Idaho),

Where have all the caribou gone?
May 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Where have all the caribou gone?

Digital achive documents mountain animal's extinction from North Idaho

Caribou

May 20, 2021 1 a.m.

Avalanche on Going-to-the-Sun Road traps bikers

Avalanche on Going-to-the-Sun Road traps bikers

New Montana state record walleye caught in Holter Lake
May 20, 2021 1 a.m.

New Montana state record walleye caught in Holter Lake

New Montana state record walleye caught in Holter Lake

May 20, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 20 2021

Wednesday, May 19

Biden and Netanyahu face first rough test of relationship
May 19, 2021 12:55 p.m.

Biden and Netanyahu face first rough test of relationship

President Joe Biden's efforts to persuade

US wildland firefighting force urged to get vaccinated
May 19, 2021 12:45 p.m.

US wildland firefighting force urged to get vaccinated

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — With a potentially ferocious

May 19, 2021 12:25 p.m.

Lt. Gov. McGeachin announces run for Idaho governor

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin announced Wednesday that she's running for governor.

Fiery I90 crash leaves vehicle unidentifiable
May 19, 2021 10:30 a.m.

Fiery I90 crash leaves vehicle unidentifiable

On Tuesday night at approximately 10:51 p.m.

May 19, 2021 9:45 a.m.

Idaho governor vetoes bill limiting initiative signatures

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Gov. Brad Little has

Navajo Nation surpasses Cherokee to become largest US tribe
May 19, 2021 9:40 a.m.

Navajo Nation surpasses Cherokee to become largest US tribe

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Navajo Nation has

Second time's the charm
May 19, 2021 1:29 a.m.

Second time's the charm

Voters approve Post Falls levy; Kootenai Fire bond easily passes

Second attempt for Post Falls School District levy approved by narrow margin; Kootenai Fire bond easily passes

Hospital trustees chosen
May 19, 2021 1:28 a.m.

Hospital trustees chosen

McFarland, Matheson join Brodie on board

Election supports Kootenai Health's direction.

Library board incumbents unseated
May 19, 2021 1:27 a.m.

Library board incumbents unseated

Challengers will have two of the five seats on community library board.

COVID-19 inpatient count climbs
May 19, 2021 1:25 a.m.

COVID-19 inpatient count climbs

Kootenai Health numbers double in less than a week

COVID-19 inpatient count climbs

STATE GOLF: Viking teams nab trophies
May 19, 2021 1:20 a.m.

STATE GOLF: Viking teams nab trophies

Cd'A boys third, girls fourth; Sandpoint girls, Kellogg boys, Bonners Ferry girls capture state titles

Their teams were not in the championship hunt, but the Coeur d’Alene High boys and girls golf teams were delighted to bring home trophies for finishing in the top four at the state 5A golf tournament at Avondale Golf Club which concluded Tuesday.

May 19, 2021 1:15 a.m.

Hayden Lake tax hike shot down

Turnout far beyond numbers from May 2019

Big tax increase sinks in Hayden Lake.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: R.I.P. Sammie, and watch out for J-Rod and the Frogs
May 19, 2021 1:10 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: R.I.P. Sammie, and watch out for J-Rod and the Frogs

Yes, it’s time to do our weekly notebook, taking a stroll through the world of sports. At least the parts of it that interest most of us.

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

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Alex Karns, Coeur d'Alene High School
May 19, 2021 1:05 a.m.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Alex Karns, Coeur d'Alene High School

This week's Knudsten Chevrolet Athlete of the Week is Coeur d'Alene High senior Alex Karns

May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

BIDEN: So far, not good

It has been four months since Biden took office.

May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Party tips

While our shop, The Dinner Party, and our weekly column is focused much on wine, they both really do encompass so much more.

May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

PARKS: Pain in the pocket

Pocket parks may be appropriately named since it removes valuable commercial property from the tax base and adds the cost of maintaining and providing equipment from the taxpayers’ pockets.

May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Taking care of your liver

The liver is one of the most amazing organs in our body.

May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Adrenal fatigue may be the problem

Adrenal fatigue, adrenal exhaustion, adrenal insufficiency, whatever you want to name it, refers to lowered adrenal function or output.

Op-Ed: And the winners are…
May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Op-Ed: And the winners are…

Carrie: This has been the longest legislative session in Idaho history. Jerry: No wonder we have so much material for our annual F.L.U.B. and B.I.L.E. awards.

May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

CLIMATE: Celebrate baby steps

I’m eating my words.

May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

CDA: Then and now

I really try hard not to think about how great this city used to be now that I know its future is so dire.

May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Honoring an ambassador for civility

Ruthie Johnson could disagree with passion without ever letting the disagreement poison her heart.

May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

CRT: A default ideology

We have recently heard about the Legislature passing HB 377 and the governor signing it.

May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

HISTORY: A Progressive rewrite

Kudos to Vern Westgate’s letter about Progressive rewrite.

Alma A. Casserly, 88
May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Alma A. Casserly, 88

Alma A. Casserly, 88, went home to be with the Lord on April 29, 2021. Alma was born

Doctor: Virus aftermath a long-term business challenge
May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Doctor: Virus aftermath a long-term business challenge

Health professional encourages businesses to prepare for life in the post COVID era

Man pleads guilty to animal cruelty
May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Man pleads guilty to animal cruelty

After an attack that left him bloody, a year-old border collie named Bubbers has recovered — and his assailant has pleaded guilty to animal cruelty.

Riding dapper for a cause
May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Riding dapper for a cause

Distinguished Gentleman's Ride is Sunday

Wear your best vest, tails and ties for the Coeur d'Alene Distinguished Gentleman's Ride on Sunday

May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Retirement, aka rephasing or redirection

Main Street column for May 19

May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Sheriff's blotter

Notable calls for the day!

Marcia Jane Colwill-Mitchell, 67
May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Marcia Jane Colwill-Mitchell, 67

Marcia Jane Colwill-Mitchell, 67, was born on Dec. 22, 1953

The first of many
May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

The first of many

Optional forms of government study commission starts

Optional forms of government study commission starts

May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Prayer rally set for July 1 at fairgrounds

Prayer rally

Margaret 'Jane' Redcrow, 90
May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Margaret 'Jane' Redcrow, 90

Margaret J. “Jane” Redcrow, 90, of Dalton Gardens, Idaho, passed away Thursday, April 15, 2021

Dan Nipp, 76
May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Dan Nipp, 76

Dan Nipp, age 76, of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho,

Tease photo
May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Beth A. Renberger, 85

Beth A. Renberger, 85, passed away quietly on May 5, 2021 to be with Jesus.

May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Volunteers wanted for Thursday cleanup

Cleanup highway

Humphreys announces governor run
May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Humphreys announces governor run

Humphreys announces governor run

May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

'High Tea' time for HREI

'High Tea' time for HREI

May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Support Local Gems initiative on Friday

Support Local Gems initiative on Friday

Education powerhouses unite
May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Education powerhouses unite

Idaho Association of School Administrators and Northwest Council for Computer Education are partnering to expand professional learning for Idaho's teachers

David Charles Daboll, 84
May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

David Charles Daboll, 84

David passed away on May 4, 2021, in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.

Richard George Hawley, 89
May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Richard George Hawley, 89

Richard “Dick” George Hawley, 89, passed away peacefully in his Wenatchee, Wash. home and went to be with his Lord on Feb. 25, 2021. He was born in Spokane, Wash., on May 21, 1931, to Madalyon and Harold Hawley.

Youth Sports May 19, 2021
May 19, 2021 1 a.m.

Youth Sports May 19, 2021

Soccer, flag football ... and more

May 19, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 19 2021

Tuesday, May 18

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 31: Headlines from 5/15 thru 5/18
May 18, 2021 1:35 p.m.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 31: Headlines from 5/15 thru 5/18

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 May 15 to 18.

Prosecutor finds deputies justified in shooting of Black man
May 18, 2021 12:35 p.m.

Prosecutor finds deputies justified in shooting of Black man

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina prosecutor said Tuesday

May 18, 2021 noon

Idaho city cites property tax law, halts growth for months

CALDWELL, Idaho (AP) — The quickly growing southwestern Idaho city of Caldwell is stopping

Russia's northernmost base projects its power across Arctic
May 18, 2021 11:45 a.m.

Russia's northernmost base projects its power across Arctic

NAGURSKOYE, Russia (AP) — During the Cold War, Russia's

Supreme Court throws abortion fight into center of midterms
May 18, 2021 11:45 a.m.

Supreme Court throws abortion fight into center of midterms

WASHINGTON (AP) — In agreeing to hear a potentially

PHOTOS: In this fight together
May 18, 2021 8 a.m.

PHOTOS: In this fight together

Firefighters take on Canfield Mountain for a worthy cause.

STATE GOLF: Making themselves at home
May 18, 2021 1:30 a.m.

STATE GOLF: Making themselves at home

So much for home-course advantage. Individuals from the southern and eastern parts of the state carded the low rounds on the first day of the state 5A golf tournament on a sunny, breezy Monday at Avondale Golf Club.

Heavy turnout expected for today's election
May 18, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Heavy turnout expected for today's election

Nonpartisan races have become highly political

Tuesday's election is anything but apolitical.

From sea to shining sea
May 18, 2021 1:08 a.m.

From sea to shining sea

Vet riding 16,000 miles to pay off American Legion Post mortgages across the country

Veteran from Indiana riding Harley across U.S. to raise funds to pay American Legion Post mortgages

Summer adventures ahead
May 18, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Summer adventures ahead

Make-A-Wish, partners celebrate 4-year-old's birthday with new camper, toys, supplies

Birthday girl, 4, receives camper, toys, supplies from Make-A-Wish, community partners

Making older, better
May 18, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Making older, better

Innovation Collective, AARP team up to get pitches for aging well

Making older, better

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

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

Kootenai County Career Fair Wednesday
May 18, 2021 1 a.m.

Kootenai County Career Fair Wednesday

Departments looking for new employees will be in attendance

May 18, 2021 1 a.m.

Opinion: Issues and individuals worthy of your vote

Consider what candidates have done more than what they say they'll do.

A once-in-a-generation opportunity
May 18, 2021 1 a.m.

A once-in-a-generation opportunity

County officials discuss American Rescue Plan grant

County officials discuss American Rescue Plan grant

May 18, 2021 1 a.m.

High school student charged with rape

A Lake City High School student is facing multiple felony charges after police said he raped and beat a former girlfriend multiple times.

May 18, 2021 1 a.m.

Public hearing on no-wake zone today

The restrict would cover entirety of Honeysuckle Bay

Critters of North Idaho: Turkey vulture
May 18, 2021 1 a.m.

Critters of North Idaho: Turkey vulture

When an animal dies, its rotting corpse would just

Groups call on Giddings to resign
May 18, 2021 1 a.m.

Groups call on Giddings to resign

Petition Idaho House to launch ethics investigation

A coalition of victims advocacy groups and the ACLU of Idaho are calling upon state Rep. Priscilla Giddings to resign.

May 18, 2021 1 a.m.

Watch out for call about account charge

Scammers trying to get financial information

Watch out for call about account charge

May 18, 2021 1 a.m.

Chip Shots May 18, 2021

Results from area leagues

May 18, 2021 1 a.m.

Captain Edmondson retires from KCSO

The one-time candidate and KCSO pioneer served the county for almost 30 years.

May 18, 2021 1 a.m.

Water, sewer, highway districts up for grabs today

While a levy, library network seats and hospital trustee positions have made the headlines, voters have plenty of local races to decide in today's taxing district election.

McGeachin expected to announce governor run
May 18, 2021 1 a.m.

McGeachin expected to announce governor run

McGeachin expected to announce governor run

May 18, 2021 1 a.m.

Study: Long hours can be lethal

Work is good. Too much, though, is bad, this study says.

May 18, 2021 1 a.m.

Gas tops $3 in Kootenai County

Idaho prices up 4 cents

Gas top $3 in Kootenai County

Shelley Gene Tschida
May 18, 2021 1 a.m.

Shelley Gene Tschida

On Saturday, April 24, 2021, Shelley Gene Tschida passed away from

'Ride when the riding is good'
May 18, 2021 1 a.m.

'Ride when the riding is good'

Eric Deady survives 1,700-mile bike trek on the Baja Divide

Ron Deady chronicles 1,700-mile bike ride on the Baja Divide

Kathleen Bernadette Hogan Debenham Favaro
May 18, 2021 1 a.m.

Kathleen Bernadette Hogan Debenham Favaro

1930 - 2021

Kathleen Bernadette Hogan Debenham Favaro

May 18, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 18 2021

Monday, May 17

PHOTOS: Shine on, CDA, shine on
May 17, 2021 4:05 p.m.

PHOTOS: Shine on, CDA, shine on

Red Hot Mamas bring joy to drivers during flash event.

May 17, 2021 3:30 p.m.

Father, stepmom plead not guilty in 9-year-old boy's death

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho couple

Powerful cyclone hits land in India amid deadly virus surge
May 17, 2021 2:55 p.m.

Powerful cyclone hits land in India amid deadly virus surge

NEW DELHI (AP) — A powerful cyclone

May 17, 2021 2:35 p.m.

Israel strikes Gaza tunnels as truce efforts remain elusive

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Israeli military unleashed another

May 17, 2021 2:30 p.m.

Under Biden, Idaho center to begin resettling more refugees

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho refugee center plans to begin

Oprah and CNN: AT&T is merging media business with Discovery
May 17, 2021 12:15 p.m.

Oprah and CNN: AT&T is merging media business with Discovery

NEW YORK (AP) — The merger of Discovery and AT&T's WarnerMedia

88% of children covered by monthly payments starting in July
May 17, 2021 12:05 p.m.

88% of children covered by monthly payments starting in July

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Treasury Department

Dogged by Mideast, Blinken aims to revive US-Denmark ties
May 17, 2021 10:10 a.m.

Dogged by Mideast, Blinken aims to revive US-Denmark ties

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Confronting multiple

May 17, 2021 9:30 a.m.

44 Idaho police officers disciplined for misconduct in

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — In 2020, 44 Idaho police

STATE HIGH SCHOOL GOLF TOURNAMENTS AT A GLANCE
May 17, 2021 1:10 a.m.

STATE HIGH SCHOOL GOLF TOURNAMENTS AT A GLANCE

State high school golf tournaments get underway today at four locations in North Idaho.

May 17, 2021 1:09 a.m.

DUI arrests going up

More drivers being nabbed for drinking

KCSO: DUI arrests up about 25%

Good Samaritans
May 17, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Good Samaritans

About 200 attend appreciation dinner for donors to rehab program at The Altar Church

Good Samaritan program draws crowd

An award for the Wise
May 17, 2021 1:07 a.m.

An award for the Wise

Atlas Elementary's Amy Wise is Cd'A's Teacher of the Year

Atlas Elementary fourth grade teacher Amy Wise awarded Teacher of the Year for the Coeur d'Alene School District

NIC SOFTBALL: Cardinals finish season with sweep of Yakima Valley
May 17, 2021 1:07 a.m.

NIC SOFTBALL: Cardinals finish season with sweep of Yakima Valley

NIC wrapped up its softball season Sunday by sweeping Yakima Valley.

Space may be cluttered with satellites
May 17, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Space may be cluttered with satellites

teaser

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

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: Kelenic, Gilbert getting a big-league education now is a gamble
May 17, 2021 1:03 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: Kelenic, Gilbert getting a big-league education now is a gamble

If the Mariners want to get this “build toward permanent contention” thing absolutely right, they’d be better off letting their gifted young players get the competition they need at Tacoma.

Springtime a quiet time to visit Yellowstone National Park
May 17, 2021 1 a.m.

Springtime a quiet time to visit Yellowstone National Park

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — A stone’s throw from Yellowstone

May 17, 2021 1 a.m.

Hickman makes it official, signs with Zags

Nolan Hickman joins one of the best recruiting classes in Gonzaga history.

May 17, 2021 1 a.m.

School and Senior Meals

School and Senior Meals: May 17-21

Helen M. Hansen, 100
May 17, 2021 1 a.m.

Helen M. Hansen, 100

Helen M. Hansen, age 100, died April 26, 2021 at Ivy Court

May 17, 2021 1 a.m.

Grandmother held on $100,000 bail

A woman is being held on $100,000 bail after police said they found heroin and prescription pills in her car while she was traveling with her granddaughter.

May 17, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 17 2021

Sunday, May 16

Kootenai Health: Embrace the growth
May 16, 2021 1:40 a.m.

Kootenai Health: Embrace the growth

Health care leader unveils 'big ideas' for next 10 years

Regional hospital has an ambitious new 10-year vision.

4A REGION 1 SOFTBALL: Lakeland tops Sandpoint for state berth
May 16, 2021 1:35 a.m.

4A REGION 1 SOFTBALL: Lakeland tops Sandpoint for state berth

Sandpoint and Lakeland have developed quite the softball rivalry over the past seven seasons. And for 3 1/2 innings on Saturday, things were trending in Sandpoint's direction this year, with the Bulldogs leading by five runs. But Lakeland had four more at-bats — emphasis on bats.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: A few questions to ponder
May 16, 2021 1:30 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: A few questions to ponder

Should you be forced to sit at a red light for a second straight cycle?

In this fight together
May 16, 2021 1:30 a.m.

In this fight together

Firefighter in full gear hike Canfield Mountain in fundraiser

Canfield climb by firefighters

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: In analytics and on the court, Zags are near the top
May 16, 2021 1:25 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: In analytics and on the court, Zags are near the top

The surprise in all this analytic yada, yada? Gonzaga — yes, little Gonzaga — was second on the list with a whopping 971,000 appearances.

Construction begins on Kenworth sales building
May 16, 2021 1:20 a.m.

Construction begins on Kenworth sales building

Business Bits for May 16

Palaniuk wins Bassmasters event
May 16, 2021 1:19 a.m.

Palaniuk wins Bassmasters event

Brandon Palaniuk had three days to sack up the winning total of 53 pounds, 12 ounces, but two memorable hours delivered most of his weight at the Basspro.com Bassmaster Northern Open on the James River.

May 16, 2021 1:15 a.m.

PREP TRACK AND FIELD: St. Maries' Keogh sweeps in 2A boys hurdles

St. Maries senior Philip Keogh swept 2A District 1-2 championships in the 110- and 300-meter hurdles on Saturday at Lapwai High.

PREP TENNIS: Viking sophomore Judson pulls upset in girls singles final
May 16, 2021 1:14 a.m.

PREP TENNIS: Viking sophomore Judson pulls upset in girls singles final

Coeur d’Alene sophomore Audrey Judson waited for the right moment to notch her first win of the season over Lewiston's Rylei Carper, beating the Bengals junior 2-6, 6-4, 7-5 for the 5A regional championship in girls singles on Saturday at Coeur d’Alene High.

May 16, 2021 1:13 a.m.

STATE PLAY-IN GAMES: Lake City, Timberlake fall in baseball, Lake City in softball

Lake City baseball and softball, Timberlake fall in state play-in games

May 16, 2021 1:10 a.m.

State high school softball tournaments

Schedules for this week's state high school softball tournaments

May 16, 2021 1:10 a.m.

State high school baseball tournaments

Schedules for upcoming state high school baseball tournaments

A few of the 360 laws that flew under the radar
May 16, 2021 1:10 a.m.

A few of the 360 laws that flew under the radar

Many new laws were overshadowed by the pandemic, social controversy and bickering.

May 16, 2021 1:05 a.m.

NIC SOCCER: Cardinal women play to draw in season finale

NIC teams finish spring season with matches at Columbia Basin College in Pasco

May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Support bill for local journalism's future

Newspapers should be compensated for content they create that Google and Facebook are using.

May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

RESPONDERS: In deep appreciation

This is a letter of commendation to the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office.

May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

How to make the best purchase offer in a seller’s market

You’ve worked with a Realtor® to watch for listings hitting the market, toured what

Milestone Announcements
May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Milestone Announcements

See who's celebrating!

May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

DAMS: A misunderstood issue

Recently on ABC News David Muir implied the four dams on the lower Snake River were causing the depletion of the salmon runs to spawning grounds.

May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

What is the National Academy of Sciences?

The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) has beenwww.uidaho.edu/lakesurvey

May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

IFL: Shock falls in long-awaited return to league

The Spokane Shock, playing its first game in the Indoor Football League since 2017, fell short to the expansion Frisco Fighters 36-33 with no fans in attendance at the Spokane Arena on Saturday night.

Thomas Charles Dunn, 73
May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Thomas Charles Dunn, 73

Thomas Charles Dunn, 73, passed away on May 8, 2021

May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

RACISM: Its true root

I noted a couple of letters to the editor regarding S. Patrick’s article re: Critical Race Theory.

May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Community Thanks

The Post Falls Parks & Recreation Department would like to extend a special thank you and appreciation for the dedicated businesses that sponsor youth programs and events that are provided by our department to Post Falls and the surrounding communities during the spring season.

May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

GOOKIN: No way to lead

Shame on Councilman Dan Gookin’s theatrics and encouraging forgery of CDC vaccination cards!

Sanford Edward Twitchell
May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Sanford Edward Twitchell

Sanford “Sandy” Twitchell passed away on Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Richard Lee ‘Dick’ Compton
May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Richard Lee ‘Dick’ Compton

July 22, 1933 – May 8, 2021

Senator Richard Compton passed away on May 8, 2021

May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

CRT: Don’t buy it

I’m just catching up on my papers, and wanted to comment on Sholeh Patrick’s explanation of Critical Race Theory (CRT).

May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

DEER: Leave them alone

Do you people in Hayden know the deer are being trapped and euthanized due to wasting disease?

May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

MACKAY: Boost your thinking, boost your life

American novelist James Lane Allen had long been impressed by the ancient philosophy that a man becomes what he thinks; that a man's character is the outward expression of his inward thoughts.

John Calvin Ely
May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

John Calvin Ely

John used to say,

May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

SHERIFF: Reward our responders

The sheriff’s office deserves full funding.

Ruthie Johnson
May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

Ruthie Johnson

With deep sorrow and yet tremendous love and respect,

May 16, 2021 1 a.m.

HIGH-A WEST BASEBALL: Indians drop fourth-straight to Vancouver

Phillip Clark delivered a two-run single with two out in the bottom of the third inning, leading the Vancouver Canadians past the Spokane Indians 4-2 in High-A West baseball in front of 294 at Ron Tonkin Field on Saturday.

Saturday, May 15

Palaniuk leads Bassmaster event heading into final day
May 15, 2021 1:30 a.m.

Palaniuk leads Bassmaster event heading into final day

Brandon Palaniuk, who formerly wrestled at Lakeland High and North Idaho College, claimed the Bassmaster Northern Open's heaviest bag, which bolstered his Day 1 catch of 13-11 to tally 36-1. Heading into Championship Saturday, Palaniuk leads Jeff Queen of Catawba, N.C., by 13 ounces.

May 15, 2021 1:25 a.m.

PREP TRACK AND FIELD: Post Falls sweeps at 5A regionals

Post Falls swept the team titles at the 5A Region 1 meet, which wrapped up at Vollmer Bowl on Friday afternoon — and Trojans coach Wade Quesnell got the Gatorade bath to celebrate them. It was the Trojan boys' first regional title since 2004, when Post Falls was in 4A.

THE FRONT ROW WITH JASON ELLIOTT: Give the kids a shot, we'll see
May 15, 2021 1:20 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW WITH JASON ELLIOTT: Give the kids a shot, we'll see

You can add something to a sport and sometimes, it's a good thing. Adding the runner on second base to start extra innings to try to get a winner sooner than later, I'm a fan for the most part.

May 15, 2021 1:10 a.m.

NIC ROUNDUP: Cardinal men get one in, with a little help from friends

With its season finale canceled by Blue Mountain Community College, the North Idaho College men’s basketball team got another game in — with an assist from some friends.

The future of health care
May 15, 2021 1:09 a.m.

The future of health care

Voters will choose between six candidates for three Kootenai Health trustee seats

Tuesday's election will give locals a chance to choose the future path the hospital will take.

J.C. Penney's final day is Sunday
May 15, 2021 1:08 a.m.

J.C. Penney's final day is Sunday

JC Penney will close Sunday

Knock the Vote
May 15, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Knock the Vote

Citizens for Post Falls Schools rally for levy support

Citizens for Post Falls School will rally for support this weekend; levy election is Tuesday

Rambo sentencing moved back
May 15, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Rambo sentencing moved back

Tyler Rambo will be sentenced July 1.

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

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

May 15, 2021 1:05 a.m.

PREP ROUNDUP: Warnicks to play for regional titles

Marwan Warnick and his sister, Malika Warnick, advanced to today's singles finals at the 4A Region 1 tournament at Travers Park.

May 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Speaking of love

I refuse to be without the Word.

FAST FIVE: Diane Zell reminds us to take care of our seniors
May 15, 2021 1 a.m.

FAST FIVE: Diane Zell reminds us to take care of our seniors

Meet Diane Zell, who has been blessed with a life full of opportunities.

Navigating the streaming minefield with and ‘Without Remorse’
May 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Navigating the streaming minefield with and ‘Without Remorse’

Even before the pandemic, major studios occasionally used streaming services to salvage

The Stay at Home Dad: Dragging down the heads in the clouds
May 15, 2021 1 a.m.

The Stay at Home Dad: Dragging down the heads in the clouds

Parenting experts often warn, “Be careful what you say and do around your children. They absorb everything.”

Faye Linda Shankle, 84
May 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Faye Linda Shankle, 84

Faye Linda Shankle, 84, died in her sleep on Saturday, May 1, 2021

Linda Rae (Schultzaberger Booth) Cartwright, 76
May 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Linda Rae (Schultzaberger Booth) Cartwright, 76

June 15, 1944 – May 5, 2021

Heaven opened to receive another angel this day.

Sex offender gets prison time
May 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Sex offender gets prison time

A registered sex offender will spend at least three and a half years in prison after pleading guilty to multiple charges in three separate cases.

May 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes May 15, 2021

The Viking Golf Classic, a fundraiser for Coeur d'Alene High School activities, is scheduled for Friday, June 18 at the Avondale Golf Club.

Don't believe lies about hospital's health
May 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Don't believe lies about hospital's health

A campaign flyer was recently distributed stating

Barbieri honored by Idaho Chooses Life
May 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Barbieri honored by Idaho Chooses Life

Idaho Chooses Life has awarded Rep. Vito Barbieri

Onward & Upward
May 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Onward & Upward

Women's conference inspires

Women's conference inspires

Mobile makerspace coming to Cd'A
May 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Mobile makerspace coming to Cd'A

Gizmo-CDA will host local Think, Make, Create Lab

Gizmo-CDA will host local Think, Make, Create mobile pop-up lab

May 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Movers and Shakers

New Chief Deputy Treasurer Kootenai County welcomes Jill Smith, who will serve as chief deputy treasurer for Kootenai County.

May 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Woman warns seniors of 'phishing' try

Fraud alert: Woman warns seniors of 'phishing' try

Shine on, Cd'A, shine on
May 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Shine on, Cd'A, shine on

Red Hot Mamas bring joy to drivers during flash event

Red Hot Mamas bring joy to drivers during flash event at Appleway and 95 on Friday

Kootenai Electric heads to Rathdrum
May 15, 2021 1 a.m.

Kootenai Electric heads to Rathdrum

New facility could be open in spring 2023

Electric cooperative purchases property for future facility

May 15, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 15 2021

Friday, May 14

PHOTOS: Hitting the newly paved road
May 14, 2021 4 p.m.

PHOTOS: Hitting the newly paved road

The $57.2 million Highway 41 overpass project from Mullan Avenue to Boekel Road began in June 2020. As part of a long-term effort by the Idaho Transportation Department to increase the two-lane arterial to four between Post Falls and Rathdrum, the project is now opening up for public use.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 30: Headlines from 5/12 thru 5/14
May 14, 2021 1:57 p.m.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 30: Headlines from 5/12 thru 5/14

In this episode of the North Idaho Now Podcast, Josh McDonald 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 May 12 to 14.

May 14, 2021 1:45 p.m.

Forest Service delays logging project near Yellowstone park

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service

Dump Trump? Kicking him off NYC golf course may not be easy
May 14, 2021 1:15 p.m.

Dump Trump? Kicking him off NYC golf course may not be easy

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump has a rich history

May 14, 2021 12:45 p.m.

Inslee, Murray, Cantwell oppose Simpson plan to remove dams

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Washington state's top Democrats

PREP TRACK AND FIELD: Lake City's Howard vaults his way to state
May 14, 2021 1:30 a.m.

PREP TRACK AND FIELD: Lake City's Howard vaults his way to state

Results from area state-qualifying meets at the 5A, 4A and 3A level

PREP SOFTBALL: Grantham powers Timberlake to state
May 14, 2021 1:27 a.m.

PREP SOFTBALL: Grantham powers Timberlake to state

Sophomore Ashley Grantham belted two home runs and drove in nine runs as the top-seeded Timberlake Tigers beat the second-seeded Bonners Ferry Badgers 37-2 in the championship game of the 3A District 1 tournament Thursday at Timberlake High.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: Baseball? Big deal. The Seahawks' schedule is out!
May 14, 2021 1:25 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: Baseball? Big deal. The Seahawks' schedule is out!

The Seahawks’ schedule has been unfurled for the first time. And nothing, absolutely nothing, trumps Seahawks news.

May 14, 2021 1:10 a.m.

5A REGION 1 TENNIS: Two Coeur d'Alene doubles teams, one singles player reach finals at regionals

The host Vikings will send players to the finals in boys doubles, girls singles and girls doubles starting at 10 a.m. on Saturday at Coeur d'Alene High.

Ruthie Johnson lived an American Dream
May 14, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Ruthie Johnson lived an American Dream

'Grand Dame' of North Idaho Republicans dies at 96

'Grand Dame' of North Idaho Republicans Ruthie Johnson dies at 96

'All systems are go'
May 14, 2021 1:08 a.m.

'All systems are go'

Full Ironman returning to Coeur d'Alene on June 27; volunteers needed

Full Ironman returning to Coeur d'Alene

Councilman fills in the blanks on his vaccination controversy
May 14, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Councilman fills in the blanks on his vaccination controversy

The Coeur d'Alene city council member said his Facebook post showing him holding a blank vaccination card was meant to demonstrate the illogical cracks in a post-COVID system.

Local officials:  New CDC guidelines don't mean the pandemic is over
May 14, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Local officials: New CDC guidelines don't mean the pandemic is over

Vaccinated Americans can now go maskless indoors and outdoors — with some exceptions — but health officials in North Idaho say COVID-19 is still on the rise.

May 14, 2021 1:05 a.m.

NIC ROUNDUP: Cardinals play to draw in women's soccer

Cynthia Johnson stopped 11 shots on goal for North Idaho College, which played to a 0-0 draw with the Yakima Valley Yaks in a Northwest Athletic Conference match at Eisenwinter Field on Thursday.

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

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

HOSPITAL: Support these three

As an Idaho native who served more than 20 years as the CEO of hospitals in both Idaho and Georgia and after having served as Board Chair of both the Georgia and Idaho hospital associations, I stress to my friends in this community that Kootenai Health is truly an exceptional organization.

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes May 14, 2021

Eastern Washington quarterback Eric Barriere has been named Offensive Player of the Year by the Division I Football Championship Subdivision Athletic Directors Association (FCS ADA), as well as the quarterback for their exclusive All-America team.

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Amazon hiring more than 2,000 in Washington State

More than 500 in Spokane area

Amazon hiring more than 2,000 in Washington State

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

WERNER: For PF Highway District

You won’t find a better choice for Post Falls Highway District Commissioner than Terry Werner.

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

FISH: A true conservative

I am writing in support of Robert Fish, candidate for Library board.

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

ELECTION: Deny the dividers

What’s the best way to motivate people to vote?

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Idaho death row inmate Pizzuto asks state for clemency

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho death row inmate with

Japan expands virus emergency ahead of Tokyo Olympics
May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Japan expands virus emergency ahead of Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO (AP) — Japan on Friday further expanded

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

DECLINE: Demonizing dissent

The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (Gibbon, 1776) is a book that I read as a teenager.

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

LEVY: This time, show up

When the Post Falls School District levy failed recently, I was disappointed in the result, especially since it failed by a slim margin.

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

LEVY: Step up for community

As a veteran public school teacher and administrator in both Idaho and Washington, I knew how important it was for me to vote and support every school levy because if it failed a second time, I knew that teachers, paraeducators and classified staff would be cut.

Op-Ed: When will enough be enough?
May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Op-Ed: When will enough be enough?

Two weeks ago, a 19-year-old woman was forced to detail her sexual assault by an Idaho legislator in front of the Idaho Ethics Committee despite having already reported her rape to the appropriate authorities.

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

CHENEY: Honesty punished

Why in this age of honesty and integrity would a woman like Liz Cheney, has had a legacy of honesty and integrity with the GOP, be forced out of holding a position of GOP leadership because of her resistance to follow the Trump party’s nasty tone of the political spectrum of today?

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

PREP BASEBALL: Lake City ousts league champ Post Falls, advances to state play-in game

The top two seeds are not going to state. The third-seeded team won the regional title. And the fourth-seeded team in the four-team tourney is one win away from state. Ah, just another 5A Region 1 baseball tournament.

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

HOSPITAL: McFarland for board

I was fortunate to have grown up in Coeur d’Alene with Robert McFarland.

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Voters want insights county is offering

Transparency offer is too good to refuse.

PHOTOS: The Buoys of Summer
May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

PHOTOS: The Buoys of Summer

Sgt. Ryan Miller, KCSO recreation safety supervisor, took over in January and is in charge of search and rescue operations, the 13-person dive team, and the marine patrol of the county’s 18 lakes and 54 miles of rivers. This summer, he’ll oversee a team of 10 seasonal marine deputies who will be supervised by two full-time marine deputies.

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

DOGS: Leashes for a reason

“Is your dog friendly?”

Mayor's Awards in the Arts nominations now open
May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Mayor's Awards in the Arts nominations now open

Submit entries by Aug. 31

Submit nominations for Excellence in the Arts, Supporter of the Arts, Arts in Education and Student Arts in Education by Aug. 31

Love, kindness and compassion
May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Love, kindness and compassion

Health care heroes honored in first annual awards event

Health care heroes honored in first annual awards event

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Instrument Zoo at Music Conservatory today

Open house, Instrument Zoo at Music Conservatory of Coeur d'Alene today

Fighting the ghosts of decisions past
May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Fighting the ghosts of decisions past

Post Falls City Councilman fields questions from Responsible North Idaho Facebook group

Post Falls City Councilman fields questions from Responsible North Idaho Facebook group

'What would you die for?'
May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

'What would you die for?'

Christian Center School's 'Bridge of Blood' opens today

Christian Center School's 'Bridge of Blood' opens today

Moos named Children's Village interim CEO
May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Moos named Children's Village interim CEO

Replaces Mark Wilson, who served 3 1/2 years

Moos named Children's Village interim CEO

Lunch is on them
May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Lunch is on them

Coeur d’Alene’s Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 889 showed their appreciation for support staff at the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday by treating them to pizza.

Corkill retires from Fish and Game Commission
May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Corkill retires from Fish and Game Commission

Little seeks applicants

Corkill

Woman accused of felony injury to child
May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Woman accused of felony injury to child

A woman is facing multiple felony charges after police said she kept meth in her home where it was accessible to her children.

Larry F. Cain
May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Larry F. Cain

Larry F. Cain went to be with the Lord on May 9, 2021. Larry was

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Hayden Lake ballot measure seeks nearly $1M tax hike

Increase 7.2 times current level; most funds for streets

Hayden Lake property tax hike

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Movie Times

Hayden Cinema

Hitting the (newly paved) road
May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Hitting the (newly paved) road

Finished bridge will help Highway 41 motorists move

Highway 41 overpass opens north of Hayden Avenue

Michael Andrew Timothy Stabile
May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Michael Andrew Timothy Stabile

On May 10, 2021 our angel, Michael Andrew Timothy Stabile

Stephen Craig MD, 58
May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Stephen Craig MD, 58

Dr. Stephen David “Steve” Craig, 58, a resident

Movers and Shakers
May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Movers and Shakers

New hire at TitleOne Joeline Kuenkler has joined TitleOne's Coeur d’Alene office as a delivery specialist.

Fingers, fingers, everywhere
May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Fingers, fingers, everywhere

If it wasn’t so annoying, it might be funny – the stiffening middle finger on Diana Witherspoon’s right hand.

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

STCU reopens Downtown Coeur d’Alene and Silver Lake branch lobbies

For the first time in more than a year, STCU

May 14, 2021 1 a.m.

Wanted man arrested on multiple warrants

Police arrested a man who was wanted on multiple warrants for allegedly violating the terms of his probation.

May 14, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 14 2021

Thursday, May 13

PHOTOS: Good Food, good community
May 13, 2021 2:30 p.m.

PHOTOS: Good Food, good community

Downtown Coeur d'Alene was filled with music, vendors, and people Wednesday night at the Kootenai County Farmers' Market Association's first midweek market.

May 13, 2021 12:30 p.m.

Washington schools to open full time in fall, masks required

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington authorities

CDC: Fully vaccinated people can largely ditch masks indoors
May 13, 2021 12:15 p.m.

CDC: Fully vaccinated people can largely ditch masks indoors

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a major step toward returning

Missouri governor drops voter-approved Medicaid expansion
May 13, 2021 11:05 a.m.

Missouri governor drops voter-approved Medicaid expansion

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson

Biden warns against gas price gouging after cyberattack
May 13, 2021 11 a.m.

Biden warns against gas price gouging after cyberattack

President Joe Biden warned gasoline stations not

Hamas, Israel fighting escalates even amid truce efforts
May 13, 2021 10:40 a.m.

Hamas, Israel fighting escalates even amid truce efforts

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hamas sent a heavy

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Home is especially sweet on the golf course
May 13, 2021 1:30 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Home is especially sweet on the golf course

Fortunately, golf received a mulligan — as did all the other spring sports in Idaho.

PREP BASKETBALL: Idaho could soon be on the clock
May 13, 2021 1:15 a.m.

PREP BASKETBALL: Idaho could soon be on the clock

Shot Clock allowed by state adoption for high school basketball in 2022-23

Youth soccer: Back on the turf: HOTSHOT tourney returning this weekend
May 13, 2021 1:15 a.m.

Youth soccer: Back on the turf: HOTSHOT tourney returning this weekend

The indoor facility at West Prairie Avenue and North Huetter Road is now complete, and fully functional for practices. Due to COVID-19, the work on putting in the three turf fields around the complex are still some time away.

May 13, 2021 1:10 a.m.

PREP BASEBALL: Timberlake advances to state play-in game

Joseph Borges had a two-run single in the bottom of the first, then scored on a passed ball for Timberlake, which beat Kellogg 10-4 in the 3A District 1 second-place game at Timberlake High on Wednesday.

The buoys of summer
May 13, 2021 1:09 a.m.

The buoys of summer

KCSO marine deputies ready for busy season on the water

KCSO marine deputies ready for busy season on the water

Good food, good community
May 13, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Good food, good community

Kootenai County Farmers' Market gives midweek boost to community

Kootenai County Farmers Market gives midweek boost to community

Murder case against Moore dismissed
May 13, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Murder case against Moore dismissed

Daniel Moore’s attorney, Katherine Bolton, requesting a motion to dismiss Brian Drake’s murder case approved by District Judge Barbara Buchanan on May 12, 2021.

She's got that tech knack
May 13, 2021 1:06 a.m.

She's got that tech knack

U of I student helps build computer that could change the future of farming

U of I student helps build special computer that could change the future of farming

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

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

May 13, 2021 1:05 a.m.

NORTHWEST NOTES: May 13, 2021

Eastern Washington University quarterback Eric Barriere added a second first team All-America honor to his resume on Wednesday after Associated Press released its 2020-21 NCAA Football Championship Subdivision All-America team.

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

NIC ROUNDUP: Cardinal men fall in home finale

Ethan Williams scored an unassisted goal 22:40 into the first half for North Idaho College, which fell to Wenatchee Valley College 3-1 in Northwest Athletic Conference play at Eisenwinter Field on Wednesday.

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Bowling scores: May 13, 2021

Scores from local leagues

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Lakeland, Cd'A school districts to discuss boundary shift

Changes could impact where students attend; meeting 5 p.m. Tuesday

Proposed boundary changes could impact which schools Cd'A, Lakeland students in certain areas attend; meeting 5 p.m. Tuesday

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Cameron, Murphy tapped to lead Commission

Cameron, Murphy tapped to lead Commission

BE BEARY AWARE
May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

BE BEARY AWARE

Idaho’s black bears are out of their winter dens looking for food

BE BEARY AWARE

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

American Legion sets Memorial Day dinner

American Legion sets Memorial Day dinner

Form of government group gets ready to rock
May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Form of government group gets ready to rock

Rules, history explained to volunteer members

Optional forms of government study commission starts Monday

Heritage Health purchases new dental equipment
May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Heritage Health purchases new dental equipment

Delta Dental of Idaho donates $40,000

Heritage Health purchases new dental equipment

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Lake City Center craft bazaar, bake sale is Sunday

Lake City Center craft bazaar, bake sale is Sunday

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Idaho kids 12-15 can get Pfizer vaccine

Idaho kids 12-15 can get Pfizer vaccine

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

McFARLAND: Trustworthy, experienced

McFARLAND: Trustworthy, experienced

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

McFARLAND: Patients’ advocate

McFARLAND: Patients’ advocate

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

JOHNSON: Wise choice for trustee

JOHNSON: Wise choice for trustee

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

McFARLAND: Skilled, experienced

McFARLAND: Skilled, experienced

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

LEVY: Just say no

LEVY: Just say no

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

SIEVERDING: Ideal for Eastside

SIEVERDING: Ideal for Eastside

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Man charged with trafficking heroin

Police arrested a Washington man for allegedly trafficking drugs.

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

1,400-unit development gets OK

Post Falls City Council will have final say

Post Falls Planning and Zoning recommends 1,400 unit development

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

'Workers seem to chase money'

Some say ending participation in federal compensation program may help fill jobs, but others have doubts

Jobless money

Movers and Shakers
May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Movers and Shakers

O’Dell Earns Commercial Property Manager Designation TOK Commercial is pleased to announce that Laura O’Dell, the firm’s

Hagadone Marine has new GM
May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Hagadone Marine has new GM

Hagadone Marine Group based out of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

MLP: It's an exception

This grammar stuff, it's complicated

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Careful when returning products

If you return a product by shipping it back to the seller, you

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

School: Blame the appropriate party

To whom it may concern: I am writing this in response to last Saturday's front page Press article regarding the CdA School district's

May 13, 2021 1 a.m.

Outage required for Avista, Clearwater Power customers

Avista to perform infrastructure upgrades near Potlatch

Outage required for Avista, Clearwater Power customers

May 13, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 13 2021

Wednesday, May 12

Resort wants to use treated wastewater to supplement snow
May 12, 2021 4 p.m.

Resort wants to use treated wastewater to supplement snow

An exclusive Montana resort wants to turn sewage into

Israel steps up Gaza offensive, kills senior Hamas figures
May 12, 2021 4 p.m.

Israel steps up Gaza offensive, kills senior Hamas figures

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel on Wednesday

Moore dismissed of charges relating to death of Brian Drake
May 12, 2021 2:45 p.m.

Moore dismissed of charges relating to death of Brian Drake

BONNERS FERRY — Daniel Moore’s attorney, Katherine Bolton, requesting

Scramble on for new fuel routes after Colonial Pipeline hack
May 12, 2021 11:25 a.m.

Scramble on for new fuel routes after Colonial Pipeline hack

RALEIGH (AP) — State and federal officials

House GOP ousts Trump critic Liz Cheney from top post
May 12, 2021 11:20 a.m.

House GOP ousts Trump critic Liz Cheney from top post

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans ousted Rep. Liz Cheney

May 12, 2021 11 a.m.

Mining ban considered to protect bird species in US West

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Biden administration

COVID-19 pet boom has veterinarians backlogged, burned out
May 12, 2021 10:55 a.m.

COVID-19 pet boom has veterinarians backlogged, burned out

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — During the gloomiest

May 12, 2021 10:55 a.m.

Idaho governor signs property tax legislation

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Gov. Brad Little on

5A REGION 1 BASEBALL: Resilient Vikings on to state
May 12, 2021 1:30 a.m.

5A REGION 1 BASEBALL: Resilient Vikings on to state

After the jubilation and the picture taking, and as his Coeur d’Alene High teammates triumphantly returned to their dugout, Alex Karns returned to the infield and picked up a half-dozen or so gloves left behind from the Vikings’ celebration a few minutes earlier. Why not?

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: How rich owners are ruining sports all over the world
May 12, 2021 1:25 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: How rich owners are ruining sports all over the world

Why are billionaires so stupid? Wait… Let me clarify that.

May 12, 2021 1:20 a.m.

PREP SOFTBALL: Post Falls wins first regional title since 2010

Returning everybody from 2019, the Post Falls Trojans will return somewhere that they haven’t been since coach Holly Gleaves’ first season at the helm. The state 5A tournament.

May 12, 2021 1:15 a.m.

PREP ROUNDUP: Timberlake falls in district baseball title game

Caleb Knight had three hits, including a three-run single in the top of the seventh inning for Timberlake, which fell to the Bonners Ferry Badgers 12-10 in the 3A District 1 championship game on Tuesday at Bonners Ferry High.

May 12, 2021 1:10 a.m.

NIC ROUNDUP: Cardinal volleyball splits with CC Spokane

Janae Rayborn, a freshman from Lake City High, had 10 kills for North Idaho College in a 25-14, 13-25, 15-11 win over the Community Colleges of Spokane in Northwest Athletic Conference play at Christianson Gymnasium on Tuesday.

Sheriff seeks $4.8M budget increase
May 12, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Sheriff seeks $4.8M budget increase

Commissioner says massive hike won't fly

Kootenai County Sheriff's Office seeks big increase

Masks back on at three Cd'A schools
May 12, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Masks back on at three Cd'A schools

COVID outbreaks activate requirements at Canfield, Woodland, Lake City

COVID outbreaks activate mask requirements at Canfield, Woodland, Lake City

No bail for man with history of domestic violence charges
May 12, 2021 1:07 a.m.

No bail for man with history of domestic violence charges

A man accused of violating the terms of his probation in a domestic violence case is being held without bail.

Fundraisers bring in $20K for KHS
May 12, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Fundraisers bring in $20K for KHS

Parker Subaru leads way with 'Share the Love'

Fundraisers bring in $20K for KHS

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

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

May 12, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Inland Empire PGA results: May 12, 2021

Results from Inland Empire PGA play on May 10 at Hayden Lake Country Club

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Dominic Mosby, Post Falls High School
May 12, 2021 1:03 a.m.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Dominic Mosby, Post Falls High School

Post Falls High senior golfer Dominic Mosby is this week's Knudtsen Chevrolet Press Athlete of the Week.

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

LEVY: Reward efficiency, excellence

As a city councilor, businessman and citizen, I am writing to express my support for the upcoming levy by the Post Falls School District.

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

Lyrics for Libraries will raise facility funds

Community Library Network Foundation to host fundraiser Friday

Helen L. Olson, 87
May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

Helen L. Olson, 87

Helen Louise Olson, 87, of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Spring arrivals II: The reds

A couple of weeks back I wrote of all the new white wine arrivals this spring.

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

Lots to love about the merry month of May

Main Street column for May 12

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

VACCINES: Question of rights

Donald Blanchard recently wrote The Press in spirited support of vaccination.

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

ELECTION: How to pick sides

I was lost, but now I am found.

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — ENERGY DRINKS: Are they worth the risk

The same pick-me-up that powers you through a boring afternoon meeting or late-night deadline could be silently setting your body up for some serious health problems.

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

PRAYER: Press article discouraging

I attended Thursday’s National Day of Prayer gathering in McEuen Park with a sense of curiosity and hope.

Hans R. Munnich, 82
May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

Hans R. Munnich, 82

On April 30, 2021, Hans R. Munnich, 82,

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

McFARLAND: Support from ex-CEO

With your vote, please help elect Dr. Robert McFarland to the Kootenai Hospital District Board of Trustees.

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

Chaplain calls for fire bond support

A 911 Shout Out! I have proudly served as a volunteer chaplain

Cindy 'Lou' Holte, 60
May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

Cindy 'Lou' Holte, 60

On Wednesday, May 5 2021, Cindy “Lou” Holte, loving mother and nana, passed away at age 60.

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — How to support liver and gallbladder health naturally

Your incredible liver has more than 4,000 vital functions and is your primary detoxification organ.

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

LIBRARY: Suggestion to voters

Libraries have always remained a place of learning, growth, and neutrality, including political neutrality.

Op-Ed: Clearing up levy disinformation
May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

Op-Ed: Clearing up levy disinformation

I first began to pay close attention to the Post Falls School District in 1995.

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

Transport bill a big step down the road

Little takes big step toward solving transportation challenges.

Linda Carol Guy, 75
May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

Linda Carol Guy, 75

Linda Carol Guy, 75, a resident of Post Falls, Idaho

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

NIC: Professor stands tall

Professor, as a U.S. Congressional whistleblower for the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, keep doing what is honorable.

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

Idaho moves to Stage 4

Youth 12-15 could receive vaccine soon

Idaho moves to Stage 4 of Little's 'Rebounds Plan'

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

McFARLAND: Honest and excellent

Please vote in the upcoming May election for Robert McFarland, MD, for Kootenai Hospital District Trustee.

Isabella G. Roberge, 94
May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

Isabella G. Roberge, 94

Isabella G. Roberge went to be in the arms of Jesus on April 26, 2021, while

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

WOLVES: The war is on

Well it looks like open warfare on Idaho wolves.

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

CENSORSHIP: Be wary, voters

I have been mulling over this letter for a few weeks.

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

Sheriff's blotter

Notable calls for the day!

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

INFLATION: Ouch! It’s real

The government reports inflation is low and not a problem — hmmm.

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

PRIORITIES: Don’t add up

You just have to love Post Falls and the priorities of city government.

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

SHOOTING: Aftermath analysis

I would like to comment on the school shooting that happened in Rigby, Idaho, on Thursday, May 6.

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

More than 1,500 to graduate from UI at ceremonies across Idaho

Eight in-person ceremonies will celebrate 2020, 2021 University of Idaho graduates

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

Idaho gas prices keep climbing

Gas prices

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

Free dinner for veterans on Saturday

Dinner for veterans

May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

Police warn of deadly counterfeit pills

Pattern of teen overdoses under investigation

Pattern of teen overdoses under investigation

Youth Sports May 12, 2021
May 12, 2021 1 a.m.

Youth Sports May 12, 2021

Soccer, flag football and more

May 12, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 12 2021

Tuesday, May 11

'It’s time to get back to work'
May 11, 2021 7:57 p.m.

'It’s time to get back to work'

Gov. Little ends Idaho’s participation in all federal pandemic unemployment compensation programs

Idaho moves to Stage  4 in Idaho Rebounds Plan
May 11, 2021 7:49 p.m.

Idaho moves to Stage 4 in Idaho Rebounds Plan

FDA has now authorized vaccine for those 12 to 15 years of age and CDC recommendations are expected later this week.

Oregon governor sets vaccination targets for state to reopen
May 11, 2021 3:10 p.m.

Oregon governor sets vaccination targets for state to reopen

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon Gov. Kate Brown on Tuesday announced statewide and county COVID-19 vaccination targets

US job openings soar to highest level on record
May 11, 2021 11:40 a.m.

US job openings soar to highest level on record

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers posted a record number of available

School shooting in Russia kills 9 people; suspect arrested
May 11, 2021 11:40 a.m.

School shooting in Russia kills 9 people; suspect arrested

MOSCOW (AP) — A gunman launched an attack on a school in the Russian

Rockets kill 2 Israelis; 28 die in Gaza as Israel hits Hamas
May 11, 2021 10:20 a.m.

Rockets kill 2 Israelis; 28 die in Gaza as Israel hits Hamas

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A confrontation between Israel and Hamas

May 11, 2021 10:15 a.m.

Drug overdoses skyrocket in Washington state amid COVID

SEATTLE (AP) — More people in Washington state died of drug overdoses

Idaho governor signs bill to halt Biden moves on gun laws
May 11, 2021 10:15 a.m.

Idaho governor signs bill to halt Biden moves on gun laws

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Gov. Brad Little has signed legislation aimed at

REGIONAL/DISTRICT GOLF: Cd'A sweeps 5A regional team titles
May 11, 2021 1:30 a.m.

REGIONAL/DISTRICT GOLF: Cd'A sweeps 5A regional team titles

Normally, a triple bogey on the first hole would derail a round after it had barely started. But Post Falls High senior Dominic Mosby shrugged off the rough start, and finished with a 2-over-par 74 to claim boys medalist honors at the 5A Region 1 golf tournament Monday at Avondale Golf Club.

Growth: Survey says, coordinate effort
May 11, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Growth: Survey says, coordinate effort

The survey is the first — and by no means the last — attempt by a local partnership to gather public input as it tries to tackle growth.

A Post Falls lament
May 11, 2021 1:08 a.m.

A Post Falls lament

Two residents pine for days before growth changed everything

Two Post Falls residents reflect on influx of housing developments in the city

FDA OKs Pfizer vaccine for 12 and up
May 11, 2021 1:07 a.m.

FDA OKs Pfizer vaccine for 12 and up

N. Idaho positive cases trending in wrong direction

Local officials are waiting for word from state officials before administering COVID-19 vaccine doses to children.

Police seek robbery suspect
May 11, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Police seek robbery suspect

Detectives with the Coeur d’Alene Police Department have asked for the public’s help to identify the suspect in a gas station robbery.

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

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

May 11, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Northwest Notes: Manzardo, Coffey honored

Northwest Notes for May 11

No bail for man who skipped sentencing
May 11, 2021 1 a.m.

No bail for man who skipped sentencing

Almost a year after a judge issued a warrant for his arrest, a Spokane man who didn’t show up for sentencing is being held without bail.

Margaret ‘Joyce’ Fabianski
May 11, 2021 1 a.m.

Margaret ‘Joyce’ Fabianski

March 24, 1931 – April 19, 2021

Joyce Fabrianski, 90, passed away on April 19, 2021, in Hayden, Idaho

Drivers, start your engines
May 11, 2021 1 a.m.

Drivers, start your engines

Silver Angels Classic Car Poker Run is May 22

Nonprofit Silver Angels for the Elderly hosting classic car poker run to raise funds, awareness

AIDS Coalition reaches out with new program
May 11, 2021 1 a.m.

AIDS Coalition reaches out with new program

In wake of COVID, testing can be done by mail

North Idaho AIDS Coalition adapts to COVID-19 with new outreach programs

Allen Ortega, 74
May 11, 2021 1 a.m.

Allen Ortega, 74

Allen Ortega, 74, of Spirit Lake, Idaho, died April 30, 2021

May 11, 2021 1 a.m.

PREP ROUNDUP: Post Falls baseball wins postseason opener

Prep Roundup for May 11

May 11, 2021 1 a.m.

MLP: Barbarians 1, Apostrophe 0

This little symbol makes a huge difference in language.

Where the classroom surrounds you
May 11, 2021 1 a.m.

Where the classroom surrounds you

Lakeland Online Academy transforms into Reach Academy hybrid school, applications being accepted

Lakeland Online Academy transforms into Reach Academy hybrid school

May 11, 2021 1 a.m.

Chip Shots May 11, 2021

Results from local golf leagues.

May 11, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 11 2021

Monday, May 10

May 10, 2021 4:20 p.m.

Idaho eyes sewer, water, broadband with federal rescue money

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho will receive $1.1 billion in the latest round

May 10, 2021 4:20 p.m.

Drought drastically cuts irrigation season for Idaho farmers

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Ongoing drought in Idaho will drastically shorten this year's irrigation season for some farmers, officials said.

May 10, 2021 4:20 p.m.

1980s Montana shooting victim identified through DNA

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Officials in western Montana,

Amid outcry, NBC says it will not air Golden Globes in 2022
May 10, 2021 4 p.m.

Amid outcry, NBC says it will not air Golden Globes in 2022

NEW YORK (AP) — Amid growing pressure on the Hollywood Foreign Press Association

Pfizer COVID-19 shot expanded to US children as young as 12
May 10, 2021 4 p.m.

Pfizer COVID-19 shot expanded to US children as young as 12

U.S. regulators on Monday expanded the use of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine

Colorado police seek motive in party shooting that killed 7
May 10, 2021 3:15 p.m.

Colorado police seek motive in party shooting that killed 7

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A shooting at a birthday party

States push jobless from virus recession to return to work
May 10, 2021 12:20 p.m.

States push jobless from virus recession to return to work

STOWE, Vt. (AP) — Eduardo Rovetto is hoping the state

50 years ago, election ushered in new era for US tribes
May 10, 2021 11:45 a.m.

50 years ago, election ushered in new era for US tribes

Fifty years ago this week the federal government’s experiment

Reversing Trump, US restores transgender health protections
May 10, 2021 11:10 a.m.

Reversing Trump, US restores transgender health protections

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. will protect gay and transgender

Netanyahu vows Hamas will pay 'heavy price' for rocket fire
May 10, 2021 11:05 a.m.

Netanyahu vows Hamas will pay 'heavy price' for rocket fire

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Pipeline hit by cyberattack could be back by week's end
May 10, 2021 10:20 a.m.

Pipeline hit by cyberattack could be back by week's end

WASHINGTON (AP) — The operator of a major U.S. pipeline

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: NCAA's ideas on hoops rule changes are a real flop
May 10, 2021 1:10 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: NCAA's ideas on hoops rule changes are a real flop

Look, why don’t we have a serious, honest-to-goodness attempt to call the block/charge correctly before 
we add the “James Harden Shuffle,” eh?

Antiques star coming to J.C. White House
May 10, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Antiques star coming to J.C. White House

James Supp, star of Antiques Roadshow, will offer his appraisal skills at a Museum of North Idaho event Saturday.

One big happy family
May 10, 2021 1:08 a.m.

One big happy family

Single dad with huge family thankful for Press Christmas for All gifts

Press Christmas for All makes a big difference in life of big family

Tips for young investors looking into stock trading apps
May 10, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Tips for young investors looking into stock trading apps

The Game Stop Saga revealed a space in

It may be another disastrous year for wildfires in the west
May 10, 2021 1:06 a.m.

It may be another disastrous year for wildfires in the west

Despite a little moisture over the weekend, it’s been one of the driest first 10 days in recorded history in Coeur d’Alene and the rest of the Inland Empire.

COVID Watch
May 10, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID Watch

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May 10, 2021 1 a.m.

Double the fun in Spirit Lake

Armed Forces Day Saturday; Cardboard Boat Regatta May 22

Spirit Lake Cardboard Boat Regatta set for May 22

May 10, 2021 1 a.m.

School and Senior Meals

School and Senior Meals: May 10-14

May 10, 2021 1 a.m.

NIC SOFTBALL: Cardinals split with Columbia Basin

Taryn Vanderwiel homered in both games, including a grand slam in the second game, for North Idaho College, which split a Northwest Athletic Conference softball doubleheader with Columbia Basin on Sunday at Memorial Field in Coeur d'Alene.

Today's Ghastly Groaner
May 10, 2021 1 a.m.

Today's Ghastly Groaner

My kids laugh at me for being crazy.

May 10, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 10 2021

Sunday, May 9

'I came back'
May 9, 2021 1:40 a.m.

'I came back'

Linda Hines finds hope, reconnects with her children, regains her life, following seven year battle with neurological disorder

Linda Hines beats FND

Flying high, and low
May 9, 2021 1:30 a.m.

Flying high, and low

Hayden Kite Festival attracts more than 200

Flying high

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: 'You're OK' mom; Timberlake High freshman Casey Whaley is back playing following a kidney transplant — thanks to her mom
May 9, 2021 1:30 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: 'You're OK' mom; Timberlake High freshman Casey Whaley is back playing following a kidney transplant — thanks to her mom

At first, they thought Casey Whaley was just suffering from the flu. The next time, they thought maybe it was heatstroke. But the then-13-year-old, two-sport athlete kept getting sick.

MOMENTS, MEMORIES and MADNESS with STEVE CAMERON: 'The Say Hey Kid' excelled on the basepaths — and everywhere else
May 9, 2021 1:25 a.m.

MOMENTS, MEMORIES and MADNESS with STEVE CAMERON: 'The Say Hey Kid' excelled on the basepaths — and everywhere else

The oldest living Hall of Famer turned 90 on Thursday, and his birthday sparked a flurry of tributes and remembrances.

Aaron's Furniture to open in former Pier 1 location
May 9, 2021 1:20 a.m.

Aaron's Furniture to open in former Pier 1 location

Business Bits column for May 9

May 9, 2021 1:15 a.m.

PREP ROUNDUP: Lakeland rallies from 10 runs down to beat Timberlake

Scott Pemberton scored on a passed ball in the bottom of the sixth inning to give Lakeland the lead as the Hawks, who trailed 10-0 in the second inning, beat the visiting Timberlake Tigers 15-10 in the regular season finale for both schools on senior day for Lakeland at Gorton Field on Saturday.

May 9, 2021 1:10 a.m.

Regional/district high school tournaments

Schedules for this week's high school state-qualifying tournaments

MY GARDEN PATH: Yes, we 'May' say goodbye to winter!
May 9, 2021 1:10 a.m.

MY GARDEN PATH: Yes, we 'May' say goodbye to winter!

At long last, spring has arrived!

May 9, 2021 1:10 a.m.

NIC SOCCER: Cardinal women shut out in first match since April 24

North Idaho College, playing its first match since April 24 due to COVID-19 protocols, was held to one shot on goal in a 2-0 loss to Walla Walla Community College in Northwest Athletic Conference play on Saturday at Eisenwinter Field.

Susan Joanne Millsap Price Lake
May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Susan Joanne Millsap Price Lake

On Tuesday, May 4, 2021, Susan Joanne Millsap Price Lake

May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Absentee voting points toward heavy Election Day turnout

Kootenai County's number of already-returned absentee ballots already eclipses May 2019's total requested absentee count.

May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

HISTORY: A progressive rewrite

“Progressives” want to teach that American history started in 1619 and was built by slavery.

May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

VOTING: Do your duty

I’ve been watching this back-and-forth with the KCRCC and others.

May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

CRT: Understand it first

Sholeh Patrick’s column on CRT was most important.

May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

SHED: Shame on whistleblower

I am a close friend of Rebecca Martin.

Milestone Announcements
May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Milestone Announcements

See who's celebrating!

May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

TROUBLE: Yep, it’s here

With apologies to Meredith Wilson’s Music Man…

May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

RACIST: No, GOP isn’t

The Republican Party is leaning toward racism…Looks like Gayla Moseley “drank the punch.”

Angela Rose Murray, 69
May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Angela Rose Murray, 69

On April 10, 2021, Angela Rose Murray,

Kathleen Moseley
May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Kathleen Moseley

Our beloved mother, Kathleen Moseley, passed away on April 9,

May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

LIBRARY: Voters, consider safety

Interesting to read that censoring anything at all as a library trustee might disqualify a person from consideration, yet one of the candidates for the position openly, and rightly, states that making the libraries “safe” is a primary concern.

Kimberly Ann Gallagher (Lamb), 53
May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Kimberly Ann Gallagher (Lamb), 53

Kim, our beautiful daughter, mother, sister, grandmother and all-around

May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

CRT: Column made it clear

Kudos to Sholeh for her column on Tuesday, May 4.

May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

LEVY: Quality at fair cost

The recent Post Falls school levy results were a surprise and a disappointment.

May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

A breath of fresh nonpartisan air

Political demagogues, you've been put on notice.

Robert 'Bob' Lee Bartlett Jr.
May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Robert 'Bob' Lee Bartlett Jr.

Nov. 23, 1943 - April 10, 2021

Bob was the second oldest of seven children, born from lifelong teachers

May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

MACKAY: Don't let incompetence become your Titanic

The Titanic was state-of-the-art.

Kathleen 'Kathy' Lois Kalaher Baade, 72
May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Kathleen 'Kathy' Lois Kalaher Baade, 72

Kathleen “Kathy” Lois Kalaher Baade passed away peacefully

Hayden Chamber of Commerce hosts 'A Thousand Letters Home' Author Teresa Irish
May 9, 2021 1 a.m.

Hayden Chamber of Commerce hosts 'A Thousand Letters Home' Author Teresa Irish

On May 27, 2021, at 7am, Teresa Irish, author of “A Thousand Letters Home,”

Saturday, May 8

THE FRONT ROW WITH JASON ELLIOTT: Food and a good run toward the finish
May 8, 2021 1:25 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW WITH JASON ELLIOTT: Food and a good run toward the finish

Track runners, whether it be distance or sprints, are a different breed of athlete. To do it successfully takes a lot of time and dedication, not just to the skill on the track.

May 8, 2021 1:20 a.m.

PREP ROUNDUP: Lakeside boys, St. Maries girls win at Wallace golf invite

St. Maries freshman Seth Swallows shot an eight-over 80 to earn boys medalist honors at the Wallace Invitational at Shoshone Golf Course on Friday afternoon.

Matheson stands by 'recruitment' statements
May 8, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Matheson stands by 'recruitment' statements

Says he made his own decision to run

The Kootenai County treasurer said the KCRCC's push for him to join the race in no way influenced his decision to seek a Kootenai Health trustee seat.

Mosaic magnificence
May 8, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Mosaic magnificence

Sorensen celebrates completion of 120-foot mural

Sorensen celebrates completion of all-school mural that adds color, beauty to the community

Hayden Lake School goes back out to bid
May 8, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Hayden Lake School goes back out to bid

Cd'A School District rejects bids that were under value; sets minimum at $2 million

Old Hayden Lake School goes out for rebid, minimum set at $2 million

Fire guts Cd'A's Merger Mines offices
May 8, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Fire guts Cd'A's Merger Mines offices

Fire officials have begun an investigation.

Signing photos May 8, 2021
May 8, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Signing photos May 8, 2021

Tori Younker of Coeur d'Alene High and Alissa Stennett of Lake City High recently signed letters of intent to continue their athletic careers in college.

COVID-19 Watch
May 8, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

LEVY: Deserves your support

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May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

HOSPITAL: Time for change

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FAST FIVE: Rita Sims-Snyder: A steward of the Coeur d'Alene Carousel
May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

FAST FIVE: Rita Sims-Snyder: A steward of the Coeur d'Alene Carousel

Meet Rita Sims-Snyder, a local native who loves her hometown.

May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

LIBRARY: Choose wisely, vote

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The stay-at-home dad: Noise-cancelling parenting
May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

The stay-at-home dad: Noise-cancelling parenting

That’s it. I’m not listening to them anymore!

May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

BOND: Support fire fighters

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May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

McFARLAND: The most qualified

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May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

HOSPITAL: Trust these three

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May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Northwest Notes May 8, 2021

NAU’s Arnson Named FCS Punter of the Year

May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Dancing hearts

I was reminded yet again after a recent, minor health scare:

Huge laughs, heart in Netflix’s ‘Mitchells vs. the Machines’
May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Huge laughs, heart in Netflix’s ‘Mitchells vs. the Machines’

A misfit family takes on the robot apocalypse in the hilarious

No bail for man accused of violating probation
May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

No bail for man accused of violating probation

A man who pleaded guilty to molesting a 12-year-old girl is being held without bail after allegedly violating the terms of his probation.

Growth grumblings rise in Rathdrum
May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Growth grumblings rise in Rathdrum

Some question city's direction during town hall on comprehensive plan

Some question city's direction during town hall on comprehensive plan

The cat's pajamas
May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

The cat's pajamas

3Cs Roaring '20s Fashion Show a smashing good time

Hundreds enjoy fashion, food, fun and finery at 3Cs Fashion Show

'Paws for a Cause' benefits KHS
May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

'Paws for a Cause' benefits KHS

John L. Scott to clean up, barbecue

May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Sheriff's blotter

Notable calls for the day!

May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Police: Woman threatened tenant over unpaid rent

A woman is facing a felony charge after police said she threatened her tenant with a baseball bat over unpaid rent.

Harvey Lee Renner, 70
May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Harvey Lee Renner, 70

Harvey Lee Renner, age 70, of Rose Lake, Idaho

Property tax relief? HB 389 says it provides that
May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Property tax relief? HB 389 says it provides that

The bill's tumultuous path through the Idaho House and Senate this week now goes to Gov. Little for consideration.

Lela 'Lee' A. Stark, 97
May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Lela 'Lee' A. Stark, 97

On April 19, 2021, after 97 wonderful years

Maurice Fournier, 79
May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Maurice Fournier, 79

Maurice “Moe” Andrew Fournier, age 79, of Hayden, Idaho

Vote yes for PFSD levy
May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Vote yes for PFSD levy

I would like to encourage everyone in I would like to encourage everyone in the

May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

Reclaim Idaho files lawsuit

Aims to strike down ballot-initiative law

Reclaim Idaho files lawsuit to strike down anti-initiatives law

May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

NIAHU Recognized with Gold Certification

North Idaho Association of Health Underwriters

POST FALLS ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Isaac Ballew, Post Falls High School
May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

POST FALLS ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Isaac Ballew, Post Falls High School

Senior Isaac Ballew is this week's Post Falls High School Athlete of the Week.

'Fight Hunger and Feed Hope'
May 8, 2021 1 a.m.

'Fight Hunger and Feed Hope'

1,800 families will be receiving turkeys

May 8, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 8 2021

Friday, May 7

PHOTOS: 'We Have Got To Rise Up'
May 7, 2021 3:30 p.m.

PHOTOS: 'We Have Got To Rise Up'

An estimated 600 people attended the National Day of Prayer gathering, sponsored by the Coeur d’Alene Ministerial Association, on a hot, sunny day at Veterans Memorial plaza at McEuen Park.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 28: Headlines from 5/5 thru 5/7
May 7, 2021 3 p.m.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 28: Headlines from 5/5 thru 5/7

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 May 5 to 7.

Bill to kill up to 90% of Idaho wolves signed by governor
May 7, 2021 2:35 p.m.

Bill to kill up to 90% of Idaho wolves signed by governor

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Gov. Brad Little

Talks 'intensify' on bringing US back to Iran nuclear deal
May 7, 2021 1:55 p.m.

Talks 'intensify' on bringing US back to Iran nuclear deal

VIENNA (AP) — World powers held a fourth

May 7, 2021 11:15 a.m.

Yellowstone, Grand Teton parks to resume bus operations

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Yellowstone and Grand Teton

May 7, 2021 11:10 a.m.

Idaho sets June execution date for Gerald Ross Pizzuto Jr.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho death row inmate

Red meat politics: GOP turns culture war into a food fight
May 7, 2021 10:15 a.m.

Red meat politics: GOP turns culture war into a food fight

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Conservatives last

PREP TRACK AND FIELD: A friendly day in the throws, on the track
May 7, 2021 1:30 a.m.

PREP TRACK AND FIELD: A friendly day in the throws, on the track

The Ironwood Throws Center in Rathdrum has seen its fair share of national records in recent years. Now, if it can happen at the high school level in a few weeks, we'll have to wait and see.

PREP SOFTBALL: Lakeland wraps up top seed to regionals
May 7, 2021 1:25 a.m.

PREP SOFTBALL: Lakeland wraps up top seed to regionals

Devry Bursch pitched a two-hit shutout with 12 strikeouts in the opener, and the Lakeland Hawks beat the Sandpoint Bulldogs 13-0 to wrap up the 4A Inland Empire League championship Thursday at War Memorial Field in Sandpoint.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: Who needs an app when watching M's try to hit puts you to sleep
May 7, 2021 1:20 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: Who needs an app when watching M's try to hit puts you to sleep

OK, Mariners fans, you have a new word. Use it as your mantra.

PREP BASEBALL: Lakeland notches first league win, denies Sandpoint league title
May 7, 2021 1:15 a.m.

PREP BASEBALL: Lakeland notches first league win, denies Sandpoint league title

Sophomore Nick Nowell hit a two-run triple to score Caleb Jacobson and Garrett Love as the Lakeland Hawks used a six-run bottom of the fifth inning to beat the Sandpoint Bulldogs 6-2 in the first game of an Inland Empire League doubleheader at Gorton Field on Thursday. Sandpoint beat Lakeland 9-5 in the nightcap.

May 7, 2021 1:12 a.m.

PREP ROUNDUP: Coeur d'Alene boys, girls win at Lakeland golf invite

Coeur d’Alene swept team titles at the Lakeland Invitational at The Links Golf Course on Thursday.

Lakeland's Ryan named Gatorade Idaho high school volleyball player of the year
May 7, 2021 1:10 a.m.

Lakeland's Ryan named Gatorade Idaho high school volleyball player of the year

Lakeland High senior right-side hitter Katy Ryan, who led the Hawks their first state title in school history, was named 2020-21 Gatorade Idaho Volleyball Player of the Year.

Woman charged with DUI after head-on crash
May 7, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Woman charged with DUI after head-on crash

A woman is being held on $50,000 bail after police said she caused a head-on crash while driving drunk with a child in the car.

The fate of the big blue lake
May 7, 2021 1:08 a.m.

The fate of the big blue lake

Second study session ends with focus on Lake Cd'A health

Study committee reflects on presentation data

NIC student wins regional and state awards for journalism
May 7, 2021 1:07 a.m.

NIC student wins regional and state awards for journalism

Hannah Neff also works in newsroom at The Press

NIC student wins regional and state awards for journalism

'We have got to rise up'
May 7, 2021 1:06 a.m.

'We have got to rise up'

About 600 attend National Day of Prayer rally at McEuen Park

National Day of Prayer

COVID-19 Watch
May 7, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

May 7, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Northwest Notes May 7, 2021

Gonzaga-San Diego baseball series rescheduled for May 27-29

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

LEFT: Despise Christian right

By their words and actions (including hate speech and fake news) it is obvious that the progressive liberal left despise the conservative Christian right.

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

NIC SOFTBALL: Cardinals take two from Columbia Basin

Audrey Walker hit a two-run home run in the fourth inning for North Idaho College in an 11-3 win over the Columbia Basin Hawks in the first game of a Northwest Athletic Conference doubleheader on Thursday.

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Curtain rises on Regal Riverstone today

The movie theater that has largely been dark since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic will once again open its doors.

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

KCRCC: Template to not follow

I would like to join the growing chorus of voices in expressing my concern about the amount of control Brent Regan has been absorbing in elections within Kootenai County, especially with the “non-political” positions being put before the voters.

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

GOP: Unite vs. liberal agenda

Another vitriolic opinion composition in a recent Press against fellow Republicans; this one using the comparison to the John Birch Society.

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

EXTREMISM: Keep area moderate

THANK YOU for your honest appraisal and vetting of the trustee candidates for the hospital and library boards in Sunday’s Editorial.

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

LEGISLATORS: The free circus

I must thank the Idaho Legislature.

Artists Showcase opens today
May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Artists Showcase opens today

Event features local artists, goes through Saturday

Coeur d'Alene Art Association's Artists Showcase returns for 20th year, goes through Saturday at the fairgrounds

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

GROWTH: Guidelines for group

Regional Partnership on Growth held its first “meeting” recently.

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

LEVY: Volunteers’ testimonial

The Post Falls School District is to be commended for its prudent attention to budget management.

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

GROWTH: Follow the money

I am writing this in response to April 28 editorial “Poison is a poor cure for growth anxiety.” We elected and appointed these officials.

Music to her ears
May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Music to her ears

NIC virtual Mother's Day concert Sunday, musical showcase Wednesday

NIC to host virtual Mother's Day concert Sunday, musical showcase Wednesday

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

RESPONSE: Diversity isn’t evil

Wow. In response to Robert Hunt’s letter of April 30, I’d like to know how he can paint half the population in such terms as rot and wanting to spray us all with pesticide.

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Movie Times

Hayden Cinema

For now, that's who we are, Idaho
May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

For now, that's who we are, Idaho

Get involved politically and hold your elected officials accountable.

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

THANKS: Strangers to the rescue

Sunday while enjoying a spring walk I fell and hurt a knee and hand.

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

VACCINES: Get on board

Most of us who have been vaccinated are trying to understand the reluctance of people to get their COVID shot.

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

TEACHER: Three cheers for Tanya

Kudos to Tanya Lilley, the U.S. History teacher at Lakes Middle School for her “thinking outside the box” teaching style!

Moving History Forward: Playland Pier was fun central
May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Moving History Forward: Playland Pier was fun central

In the fall of 1940, Earl Somers and his

Cd'A Tribe swears in new officials
May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Cd'A Tribe swears in new officials

Allan returns as chairman; Szcenski, Matheson also re-elected

Allan returns as chairman of Coeur d'Alene Tribal Council; Szcenski, Matheson also re-elected

Movers and Shakers
May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Movers and Shakers

Heritage Health’s chief clinical officer, Peter Purrington, has been conferred

Find out if you're an IdahoIC
May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Find out if you're an IdahoIC

I didn’t know what Inland Northwesterners thought of Californians until it was too late. I was unloading

HREI embracing patriotic phrases through art
May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

HREI embracing patriotic phrases through art

Institute calls for artists to participate in new project, deadline is May 21

HREI calls for artists to submit work for 'Embrace' project, use patriotic terms to empower rather than exclude

Joan Joyce Springer, 79
May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Joan Joyce Springer, 79

Joan Joyce Springer, 79, passed away on Monday, April 26, 2021. Joan was born Feb. 21, 1942 to Paul and Dorothy Pitts (Bussell) in Syracuse, N.Y.

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Kite Festival to fly high Saturday

Kite Festival to fly high Saturday

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Rummage sale at Vine Church

The Vine Church will be holding a two-day rummage sale to raise money to send kids to camp for free this summer. The sale happens from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, May 14, and Saturday, May 15 at the church, located at 9407 N. Government Way in Hayden.

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Sheriff's blotter

Notable calls for the day!

Wendall Brian Galland, 61
May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Wendall Brian Galland, 61

Wendall Brian Galland passed away in his home in Middleton, Idaho, on April 23, 2021,

May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Hold officials responsible for housing crisis

An interesting article was printed on April 8

Man accused of sexual abuse at Walmart
May 7, 2021 1 a.m.

Man accused of sexual abuse at Walmart

A man is being held on $200,000 bail after he was allegedly caught on video attempting to fondle a child in Walmart.

May 7, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 7 2021

Thursday, May 6

Sheriff: Girl shoots 3 at Idaho school; teacher disarms her
May 6, 2021 4:05 p.m.

Sheriff: Girl shoots 3 at Idaho school; teacher disarms her

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A sixth-grade girl brought

May 6, 2021 4:05 p.m.

WA Democratic lawmakers decry pause of Pierce County

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee

NY: Broadband cos paid for 8.5M fake net neutrality comments
May 6, 2021 2:20 p.m.

NY: Broadband cos paid for 8.5M fake net neutrality comments

The Office of the New York Attorney General said in a new report that a campaign

Fishing tensions flare between France, UK over Brexit rules
May 6, 2021 2:10 p.m.

Fishing tensions flare between France, UK over Brexit rules

LONDON (AP) — British Royal Navy vessels and French police boats patrolled

Feud breaks out among GOP lawmakers over Snake River dams
May 6, 2021 10:50 a.m.

Feud breaks out among GOP lawmakers over Snake River dams

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Some Republican members of Congress

Biden to push his big infrastructure plan in GOP stronghold
May 6, 2021 10:45 a.m.

Biden to push his big infrastructure plan in GOP stronghold

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden will push the case for

Shooting at Idaho middle school injures 3; student captured
May 6, 2021 10:45 a.m.

Shooting at Idaho middle school injures 3; student captured

RIGBY, Idaho (AP) — A shooting at an eastern Idaho middle

India's gov't eases hospital oxygen shortage as demand jumps
May 6, 2021 10:25 a.m.

India's gov't eases hospital oxygen shortage as demand jumps

NEW DELHI (AP) — Under order by the Supreme Court, India's

The usual ingredients ... with a touch of fun
May 6, 2021 1:30 a.m.

The usual ingredients ... with a touch of fun

In pursuit of its first state title, Post Falls High baseball team keeps it light

Senior leadership is a big part of most championship teams. So is chemistry. The Post Falls High baseball team has both — as well as some younger players also playing key roles — on this year's squad which, on Tuesday, won a league title in baseball for the first time in school history.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: League success doesn't always carry over to postseason
May 6, 2021 1:25 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: League success doesn't always carry over to postseason

For the first time ever, the road to state in 5A baseball goes through Post Falls. Not that being the top seed in the 5A Region 1 tournament guarantees anything — at least recently.

May 6, 2021 1:18 a.m.

PREP TRACK AND FIELD: District 1 All-Star Meet set for today

The annual District 1 All-Star Meet, which is made up of the top 16 athletes and eight relays in the area, will be held today starting at 2:30 p.m. at Post Falls High.

May 6, 2021 1:16 a.m.

PREP SOFTBALL: Lewiston walks off with 5A IEL title; Post Falls earns split

Kaycie Barber scored on a sacrifice fly to tie the game in the top of the seventh inning for Post Falls, but a walk-off triple in the bottom half of the inning gave Lewiston a 7-6 win at Airport Park on Wednesday, clinching the top seed and right to host the 5A Region 1 tournament on Tuesday afternoon.

May 6, 2021 1:15 a.m.

NIC ROUNDUP: Cardinals play to draw with Blue Mountain

Greyden Lee, a freshman from Lake City High, scored on an assist from Chris Meza in the 68th minute for North Idaho College, which played to a 1-1 draw with Blue Mountain in Northwest Athletic Conference play on Wednesday.

May 6, 2021 1:10 a.m.

AT COLLEGE: May 6, 2021

Updates on area athletes at the next level

Protesters show support for ousted NIC professor
May 6, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Protesters show support for ousted NIC professor

Wednesday's demonstration highlights a months-long investigation a teacher's supporters say is an unfair decision.

Where kids will grow strong
May 6, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Where kids will grow strong

'Sensory Garden' hopes to plant bright futures at Children's Village

Sensory Garden groundbreaking held at Children's Village

Bleating hearts
May 6, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Bleating hearts

Hundreds of baby goats being delivered this week to raise money for the Wishing Star Foundation

Bleating hearts

Council awards Riverstone Amphitheater naming rights to ICCU
May 6, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Council awards Riverstone Amphitheater naming rights to ICCU

The 10-year deal will help fund a shading structure to protect bands and fans.

COVID-19 Watch
May 6, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

Bowling scores: May 6, 2021
May 6, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Bowling scores: May 6, 2021

Results from local leagues

Silda May (Wilson) Pollard, 98
May 6, 2021 1 a.m.

Silda May (Wilson) Pollard, 98

Heaven's gardens just became more brilliant and immense! Silda May (Wilson) Pollard, diagnosed with lung cancer merely three weeks prior to her passing, died peacefully in her daughters’ home where she had been living since the onset of the pandemic.

May 6, 2021 1 a.m.

Man charged with felonies for alleged knife threat

A man is facing multiple felony charges after police said he threatened a woman with a knife.

May 6, 2021 1 a.m.

Quick guide if you're considering a Chromebook

Chromebooks initially weren’t very popular because they

May 6, 2021 1 a.m.

Plummer man sentenced to 23 years for child exploitation

Plummer man sentenced to 23 Years for child exploitation

May 6, 2021 1 a.m.

Man sentenced for felony domestic violence

A man who pleaded guilty to threatening his former wife with a gun will spend about six months in jail.

Richard John Winter
May 6, 2021 1 a.m.

Richard John Winter

Richard John Winter went home to heaven on May 1, 2021.

Post Falls OKs impact fee plan
May 6, 2021 1 a.m.

Post Falls OKs impact fee plan

Post Falls council to review outdated improvement plans

May 6, 2021 1 a.m.

Idaho third fastest in COVID recovery

Outside of patients in distress at Kootenai Health, given the public mood

Donald Ernest Simon, 88
May 6, 2021 1 a.m.

Donald Ernest Simon, 88

Donald Ernest Simon, 88, passed away on Nov. 22, 2020.

May 6, 2021 1 a.m.

COVID-19 vaccination walk-ins now available

Safeway and Albertsons pharmacies offering all three FDA approved vaccines

May 6, 2021 1 a.m.

Forest fires impact on water quality

National Academies of Sciences continues day two of Lake Coeur d'Alene study discussion

National Academies of Sciences continues day two of Lake Coeur d'Alene study discussion

Panhandle Region waters to be stocked with trout in May
May 6, 2021 1 a.m.

Panhandle Region waters to be stocked with trout in May

Panhandle Region waters to be stocked with trout in May

May 6, 2021 1 a.m.

Fee change pitched at South Fork of the Snake River access sites

Fee change pitched at South Fork of the Snake River access sites

Audubon Spring
May 6, 2021 1 a.m.

Audubon Spring

Are you hearing a little music in the air nowadays? If not

May 6, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 6 2021

Wednesday, May 5

PHOTOS: 'A beautiful tribute'
May 5, 2021 4:25 p.m.

PHOTOS: 'A beautiful tribute'

From base to golden crowns, the new granite statue of Mary and Baby Jesus stands 7-feet tall and weighs a ton. A statue of the risen Jesus just across the pathway has the same dimensions. Two solid granite benches were also put in on the cool, cloudy afternoon by Brandon Mitchell and TJ Harris with Memorial Monuments. Photos and story by Bill Buley

PHOTOS: In the heat of the moment
May 5, 2021 3:20 p.m.

PHOTOS: In the heat of the moment

KCFR nonresponse personnel experience what firefighters do. Photos and story by Bill Buley

COVID's US toll projected to drop sharply by the end of July
May 5, 2021 3:10 p.m.

COVID's US toll projected to drop sharply by the end of July

NEW YORK (AP) — Teams of experts are projecting COVID-19's

Woman from Mali gives birth to 9 babies in Morocco
May 5, 2021 3:05 p.m.

Woman from Mali gives birth to 9 babies in Morocco

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A Malian woman has given birth to nine

Facebook board upholds Trump ban, just not an indefinite one
May 5, 2021 11:45 a.m.

Facebook board upholds Trump ban, just not an indefinite one

Former President Donald Trump won’t return to Facebook — at least not yet.

Families, advocates mark day of awareness for Native victims
May 5, 2021 11:35 a.m.

Families, advocates mark day of awareness for Native victims

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — From Washington to Indigenous

Oregon extends COVID workplace mask rule indefinitely
May 5, 2021 10:15 a.m.

Oregon extends COVID workplace mask rule indefinitely

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon adopted a controversial rule on Tuesday that

May 5, 2021 10:05 a.m.

Kraken launch foundation focused on youth homelessness

SEATTLE (AP) — Months before their first game, the Seattle Kraken have launched

Shooting highlights lack of body cams among Portland police
May 5, 2021 3 a.m.

Shooting highlights lack of body cams among Portland police

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Two police officers raised their weapons

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: Seahawks mull whether Sherman 2.0 would be a good fit
May 5, 2021 1:25 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: Seahawks mull whether Sherman 2.0 would be a good fit

Richard Sherman will always be a competitor. He’s not out selling Girl Scout cookies. He wouldn’t be making a missionary visit to the Seahawks locker room. There is a big, big, bossy personality under that new mature demeanor. But the five-time Pro Bowler sounds like a more sensible version of the loud, angry, always-something-to-prove player we saw in Seattle.

May 5, 2021 1:20 a.m.

PREP ROUNDUP: Post Falls captures league title in baseball for first time in school history

With history — and the top seed to regionals — on the line, Post Falls turned to CD Sharples, and the junior delivered a masterpiece when the Trojans needed it most.

May 5, 2021 1:10 a.m.

NIC ROUNDUP: Mims leads Cardinal men in return from COVID-19 pause

Julius Mims, a freshman from Billings, Mont., had 20 points and seven rebounds for North Idaho College in a 98-70 win over Big Bend in Northwest Athletic Conference play at Rolly Williams Court on Tuesday.

The heat of the moment
May 5, 2021 1:09 a.m.

The heat of the moment

KCFR non-response personnel experiences what firefighters do

The heat of the moment

Home business runs afoul of city code
May 5, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Home business runs afoul of city code

PF woman stands up for her She Shed

Post Falls crafter hopes to save her haven

Cd'A council approves East Sherman pocket parks
May 5, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Cd'A council approves East Sherman pocket parks

The two parks — one an amenity-packed draw, the other a minimal green space — could open around the 4th of July.

Man charged with rape
May 5, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Man charged with rape

A man is being held on $750,000 bail after police said he raped his girlfriend and attacked her child.

COVID-19 Watch
May 5, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

May 5, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Inland Empire PGA results: May 5, 2021

Results from Monday's round at MeadowWood Golf Course

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: James Swan, North Idaho College
May 5, 2021 1:02 a.m.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: James Swan, North Idaho College

North Idaho College freshman James Swan is this week's Knudsten Chevrolet Athlete of the Week

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

FLAG: What it means

Flying the U.S. flag was never intended to be a political statement.

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

‘FIGHTERS’: Who are they?

North Idaho Freedom Fighters?

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

NEW GROUP: Opinions unwanted

Interesting article on Sunday’s front page about a new political group, North Idaho Freedom Fighters.

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

LEVY: An unwise investment

Well the war is heating up! Mark Johnson, Post Falls, was quite emotional and personal in his attack of Paul Mahlow’s April 14 letter in the Coeur d’Alene Press.

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

THANKS: Music to our ears

To all of the musicians, donors and patrons in attendance for our final concert on the evening of April 24 at the Kroc Center, as well as those donors and patrons who have supported the Coeur d’Alene Symphony this past year in our effort to keep the music alive for the 2020-2021 Chamber Concert Series season — THANK YOU!

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

McFARLAND: For hospital trustee

Everyone, please do not neglect to vote on May 18 for Dr. Robert McFarland for Kootenai Hospital District Board of Trustees.

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

FREEDOM: Burn, baby, burn

Additional Celebration During Fourth of July: Do a mask burning with friends, family or neighbors.

Farmers Market season here at last
May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

Farmers Market season here at last

Starting Friday, fans can sample three markets each week

Athol Farmers' Market begins Friday

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

Welcome to Idaho! Now then…

Let's see what you know about your new state.

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

OBSOLETE: Headed that direction

Watching “The Obsolete Man” Twilight Zone episode reminds me of today’s political actions toward those who have a different view from their own.

All dressed up and somewhere to go
May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

All dressed up and somewhere to go

Class of 2021 seniors around our county are celebrating the return to normal by donning formal wear, corsages and boutonnieres for prom season.

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Expectations

How much is enough? Perhaps the better question is how much is the

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

Cd'A Carousel reports awesome weekend

Carousel-goers flock to historic attraction in downtown Coeur d'Alene over the weekend

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Living with pain

Pain can be debilitating and affect not only how we feel but our quality of life.

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

Sheriff's blotter

Notable calls for the day! 05-01-21

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

HAGADONE: Condolences to family

My condolences to Brad Hagadone on the passing of his father.

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

LIBERAL: Look it up

Every time I see or hear a Republican complain about those “liberals” like it were a dirty word, I cringe, and think of the dictionary definition of liberal: “Bountiful, open-minded, marked by generosity and open-handedness; tolerant; not bound by orthodoxy or authoritarianism.”

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

DBH: R.I.P., and thank you

I was driving up Fourth Street on Sunday and saw the sign on Steve La Tourette’s styling salon that read, “R.I.P. D.B.H. Thanks!”

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

TASK FORCE: A tricky misnomer

Don’t you just love the word “task force” when the government wants to look at something and make it sound like they really care?

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Daydreaming or inability to maintain concentration?

As a child I rarely got into trouble unless it was for “daydreaming.”

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

Woman charged with trafficking meth, cocaine

A Washington woman is facing multiple felonies after police said they found almost 40 grams of cocaine in her car.

Pros of poetry and prose
May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

Pros of poetry and prose

NIC lit mag Trestle Creek Review celebrates 35th edition

NIC lit mag Trestle Creek Review turns 35

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

LEVY: Parental support

As a parent and product of the Post Falls Schools system, I urge you to vote yes on the upcoming levy for the school district.

Local teacher earns award from Idaho Education Association
May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

Local teacher earns award from Idaho Education Association

Tama Meyer recognized for dedication to public education

Retired teacher Tama Meyer, of Coeur d'Alene, earns award from Idaho Education Association

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

OPINIONS: Kudos to Press

We are really grateful for your reasoned opinions, most recently in Sunday’s candidate endorsement editorial.

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

RAKE ‘N RUN: A home run

About two weeks ago there was a Press article and picture of Rake N’ Run volunteers.

Man bound over for trial in forest attack case
May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

Man bound over for trial in forest attack case

A Washington man is accused of taking his girlfriend into the woods, choking her and then abandoning her in the middle of the night.

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

Prayer rallies set for Thursday

Prayer rallies on Thursday

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

NEW GROUP: Dismay on display

Like many longtime Coeur d’Alene residents, I have been growing very concerned about the influx of folks moving in and the many impacts on our quality of life here.

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

ZONING: The simple solution

Regarding the Post Falls Planning and Zoning Commission, I was appalled by Comm. Schlotthauer’s statement: “I sympathize with a homeowner…but ultimately their property right is to stay or buy somewhere else.” Really?

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

NEW GROUP: Unmasked agenda

In response to North Idaho freedom fighters, I am curious as to their interpretation of the U.S. Constitution regarding their chief complaints of wearing a mask during a pandemic?

E. DelMar 'Del' Jaquish
May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

E. DelMar 'Del' Jaquish

May 18, 1929 – April 23, 2021

Del was born in Fresno, Calif., to Opal and Cecil Jaquish.

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

HAGADONE: Commission a statue

I moved here from the Seattle area in 2009 shortly after my first wife’s death.

Doris Marie (Kingsley) Reaves
May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

Doris Marie (Kingsley) Reaves

Doris Marie (Kingsley) Reaves, beloved wife, mother,

After two days of controversy, Senate OKs higher ed budget
May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

After two days of controversy, Senate OKs higher ed budget

With HB 387 now on its way to the Governor's desk for signature, one of the key appropriations keeping lawmakers from adjourning has cleared.

Silda May (Wilson) Pollard, 98
May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

Silda May (Wilson) Pollard, 98

Aug. 27, 1922 – March 26, 2021

Heaven's gardens just became more brilliant and immense! Silda May (Wilson) Pollard, diagnosed with lung cancer merely three weeks prior to her passing, died peacefully in her daughters’ home where she had been living since the onset of the pandemic.

They choose love
May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

They choose love

Love Lives Here CDA, community members celebrate Global Love Day

Love Lives Here CDA, community members celebrate Global Love Day

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

Phosphorus numbers troubling

National Academy of Sciences study talks element levels in Coeur d'Alene Basin

National Academy of Sciences study talks element levels in Coeur d'Alene Basin

Robert William Steele
May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

Robert William Steele

Robert William Steele passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side on Nov. 23, 2020.

James Homer Russell
May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

James Homer Russell

1927 - 2021

James “Jim” Homer Russell, 93, of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho,

Lahoma Alice Russell
May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

Lahoma Alice Russell

1924 - 2021

Lahoma Alice Russell, 96, of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, passed

Youth Sports May 5, 2021
May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

Youth Sports May 5, 2021

Baseball, soccer, volleyball and more

May 5, 2021 1 a.m.

MASKS: Complex or simple

Shortly after the New Year 2020 ball dropped, another ball like image with fuzzy little knitted yarn looking things sticking out of it invaded our world.

May 5, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 5 2021

Tuesday, May 4

Bill and Melinda Gates divorce could shake up philanthropy
May 4, 2021 4:30 p.m.

Bill and Melinda Gates divorce could shake up philanthropy

As much as Bill and Melinda Gates might

Inslee: No new COVID-19 restrictions in Washington for now
May 4, 2021 4 p.m.

Inslee: No new COVID-19 restrictions in Washington for now

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington Gov.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 27: Headlines from 5/1 thru 5/4, these are
May 4, 2021 4 p.m.

North Idaho Now podcast Episode 27: Headlines from 5/1 thru 5/4, these are

In this episode of the North Idaho Now Podcast, Chanse Watson and Josh McDonald use the force to 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 May 1 to 4.

May 4, 2021 4 p.m.

Idaho House tries again to limit governor's emergency powers

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Three pieces of legislation

May 4, 2021 2:30 p.m.

Police say 3 dead, several injured in 7-car crash in Idaho

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Three people have died

Ethiopia 'at a crossroads' amid spiraling ethnic conflict
May 4, 2021 10:05 a.m.

Ethiopia 'at a crossroads' amid spiraling ethnic conflict

GONDAR, Ethiopia (AP) — Aba Yosief Desta preferred not to

Storms spawn twisters in Mississippi, kill 3 across South
May 4, 2021 9:45 a.m.

Storms spawn twisters in Mississippi, kill 3 across South

YAZOO CITY, Miss. (AP) — Much of the South faced more severe

May 4, 2021 9:40 a.m.

Panel kills bill to give Idaho veto power over US decisions

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho Senate panel on Monday rejected legislation intended to give Idaho lawmakers

May 4, 2021 9:30 a.m.

WA events can increase capacity with vaccinated sections

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — More people will be allowed at indoor

Mexico City metro overpass collapse kills at least 23
May 4, 2021 9:25 a.m.

Mexico City metro overpass collapse kills at least 23

MEXICO CITY (AP) — An elevated section of the Mexico

Hyundai recalls over 390K vehicles for possible engine fires
May 4, 2021 9:20 a.m.

Hyundai recalls over 390K vehicles for possible engine fires

DETROIT (AP) — Hyundai is recalling more than 390,000

PREP TRACK AND FIELD: Chapman: On her own time
May 4, 2021 1:25 a.m.

PREP TRACK AND FIELD: Chapman: On her own time

Lake City High senior uses mind, attention to detail, in rise through T-Wolves record books

You can take 20,000 steps a day, but do you really think about getting better with each one? Lake City High senior Angelyca Chapman does.

May 4, 2021 1:10 a.m.

NIC GOLF: Swan, NIC men triumph in final tourney of season

Freshman James Swan earned medalist honors with a 2-under 142 and the North Idaho College men’s golf team wrapped up its 2020-21 season by winning the NIC Spring Invitational on Monday at Circling Raven Golf Club.

East Sherman pocket park to get another push
May 4, 2021 1:09 a.m.

East Sherman pocket park to get another push

The council will debate what to do with the now-demolished Star Haven and Sandman properties tonight.

Fresh flowers at Fallen Heroes Plaza
May 4, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Fresh flowers at Fallen Heroes Plaza

Students honor sacrifice of police, fire killed in the line of duty

Hayden Meadows Elementary continues tradition of honoring fallen heroes by planting beautiful spring flowers

May 4, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Lake Cd'A under microscope, take 2

Intensive water quality study resumes today

Public invited to attend meetings this week

Roosevelt Inn sale falls through
May 4, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Roosevelt Inn sale falls through

Historic bed and breakfast remains with Hough family; help wanted

Historic bed and breakfast remains with Hough family, for now

COVID-19 Watch
May 4, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 statistics

May 4, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Northwest Notes May 4, 2021

Washington State men's basketball head coach Kyle Smith announced Monday the promotion of Jim Shaw to associate head coach.

May 4, 2021 1 a.m.

Government not needed to deal with deer

It is clear that there are as many different

May 4, 2021 1 a.m.

PREP ROUNDUP: Martindale, Lake City tops Lakeland in baseball

Prep Roundup for May 4

May 4, 2021 1 a.m.

Gas prices jump again

Average price in Idaho now over $3 a gallon

COEUR d'ALENE — At first glance, Idaho gas prices were stable this week, with the state average increasing by just 2 cents. But things were much more volatile at the local level, with significant price jumps in some areas and little or no movement in others.

Critters of North Idaho: Giant Palouse Earthworm
May 4, 2021 1 a.m.

Critters of North Idaho: Giant Palouse Earthworm

When we think of elusive creatures should—they

May 4, 2021 1 a.m.

Critical race theory explained

Here's a brief explanation of a complex issue.

An up-and-down day
May 4, 2021 1 a.m.

An up-and-down day

Vicky Richardson takes Silverwood's 'Plunge' 40 times

An up-and-down day

Forms of government group about to get going
May 4, 2021 1 a.m.

Forms of government group about to get going

County commissioners talk the study and public transportation during Monday meeting

Chip Shots May 4, 2021
May 4, 2021 1 a.m.

Chip Shots May 4, 2021

News, results from local golf leagues.

Senate approves income tax cut
May 4, 2021 1 a.m.

Senate approves income tax cut

House looks at homeowner's exemption

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Fresh off divorce, stimulus strings can be scary
May 4, 2021 1 a.m.

Fresh off divorce, stimulus strings can be scary

Feds deposit funds into ex-husband's account

Holding stimulus checks, tax returns hostage is domestic abuse

May 4, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 4 2021

Monday, May 3

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: Update on Sammie, my visits to the Middle East, and more
May 3, 2021 1:10 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: Update on Sammie, my visits to the Middle East, and more

You probably know that Medina Spirit captured the 147th Derby on Saturday, giving trainer Bob Baffert and jockey John Velasquez each back-to-back victories in the historic race. Much of the post-race hoopla centered on Baffert, who apparently could train your pet mule to win a Breeders Cup race. This was Baffert’s seventh Derby triumph, which is almost unbelievable. Meanwhile, though, I was thinking about the horse’s owner, Amr Zedan.

Library trustee candidates speak out on fiscal policy, censorship
May 3, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Library trustee candidates speak out on fiscal policy, censorship

The Press asked Community Library Network trustee candidates about their motivations for running, their priorities if elected, and a few other questions in the run-up to the May 18 election.

Jazzed about Reading is on the move
May 3, 2021 1:08 a.m.

Jazzed about Reading is on the move

Pro-literacy nonprofit lines up assemblies in Lakeland

Pro-literacy nonprofit lines up assemblies in Lakeland

Summer looks drier, hotter than usual
May 3, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Summer looks drier, hotter than usual

Next week: 2021 fire season preview

Next week, a preview of 2021 fire season.

Voters, know this about May 18 election
May 3, 2021 1:06 a.m.

Voters, know this about May 18 election

Kootenai County elections manager clarifies some May 18 misunderstandings.

COVID Watch
May 3, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID Watch

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May 3, 2021 1 a.m.

School and Senior Meals

School and Senior Meals: May 3-7

May 3, 2021 1 a.m.

NIC ROUNDUP: Vanderwiel powers Cardinals to softball sweep

Taryn Vanderwiel and James Swan had big days for their respective North Idaho College teams on Sunday.

May 3, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 3 2021

Sunday, May 2

We're hiring!
May 2, 2021 1:40 a.m.

We're hiring!

Despite higher pay, North Idaho struggling to find employees

With a low unemployment rate, North Idaho struggles to find employees to fill jobs

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Draft 'value' is whatever you decide it is
May 2, 2021 1:30 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW with MARK NELKE: Draft 'value' is whatever you decide it is

When I "drafted" Muttley in 1997, she was in a pen with some other wiener dogs at a breeder in Cocolalla -- the equivalent of a first-round draft choice.

Freedom Fighters
May 2, 2021 1:30 a.m.

Freedom Fighters

New group aims to protect rights

PREP SOFTBALL: Coeur d'Alene topples error-prone Sandpoint
May 2, 2021 1:25 a.m.

PREP SOFTBALL: Coeur d'Alene topples error-prone Sandpoint

They played on grass and dirt instead of turf, but the Coeur d’Alene Vikings made the best of it in a 23-1 victory over the Sandpoint Bulldogs in what became a nonleague softball game Saturday at Sandpoint Middle School.

Cranberry Road Winery to open Wednesday
May 2, 2021 1:20 a.m.

Cranberry Road Winery to open Wednesday

Business Bits for May 2

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: Seahawks hope wheels don't fall off this pick at slot receiver
May 2, 2021 1:20 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: Seahawks hope wheels don't fall off this pick at slot receiver

Let’s talk body parts. You want glamor, there’s Bette Davis’ eyes.

PREP ROUNDUP: Wood adds to record track campaign
May 2, 2021 1:18 a.m.

PREP ROUNDUP: Wood adds to record track campaign

With the bigger picture in mind, Post Falls junior Sammie Wood headed south for the Knight Invitational at Bishop Kelly High with eyes on a successful return trip to the Treasure Valley in a few weeks.

May 2, 2021 1:15 a.m.

PREP BASEBALL: Rest helps wake Viking offense

With a week to prepare for the Inland Empire League regular season finale, Coeur d’Alene coach Erik Karns took advantage where he could.

Books on the shelf
May 2, 2021 1:10 a.m.

Books on the shelf

Library officials stand by selection, place responsibility in hands of readers

May 2, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Beckman leads Chiefs in romp

Adam Beckman recorded a hat trick and Bobby Russell had three assists for the Spokane Chiefs in an 8-3 win over the Seattle Thunderbirds in Western Hockey League play at the Spokane Arena on Saturday.

May 2, 2021 1 a.m.

LEVY: Fully fund schools

I’m writing today as a parent of three kids who have been/are being educated by the Post Falls School District.

Milestone Announcements
May 2, 2021 1 a.m.

Milestone Announcements

See who's celebrating!

May 2, 2021 1 a.m.

MACKAY: Barriers and opportunity

In a research experiment, a marine biologist placed a shark into a large holding tank and then released several small bait fish into the tank.

May 2, 2021 1 a.m.

ELECTION: Pay attention, voters

Thank you, Coeur d’Alene Press, for your recent and important coverage of the Community Library District Trustee election.

Jerry Dean Butterfield, 35
May 2, 2021 1 a.m.

Jerry Dean Butterfield, 35

Jerry Dean Butterfield, 35, of Portland, Ore., passed

May 2, 2021 1 a.m.

Beyond the Call of Duty

Bus remembering fallen soldiers to stop in Coeur d'Alene

Joseph Louis Hodl III, 64
May 2, 2021 1 a.m.

Joseph Louis Hodl III, 64

Joseph Louis Hodl III, 64, succumbed to COVID-19

May 2, 2021 1 a.m.

LEVY: Don’t flunk twice

Citizens of Post Falls: Back in March, we failed the test when we voted down the school levy.

Barbara Nelson Vigue, 78
May 2, 2021 1 a.m.

Barbara Nelson Vigue, 78

Barbara Nelson Vigue, age 78, of Coeur d’Alene,

May 2, 2021 1 a.m.

HOSPITAL: McFarland for trustee

I am writing to recommend Dr. Robert McFarland for Kootenai Hospital District Board of Trustees.

Bella Ridge — upscale living with abundant space
May 2, 2021 1 a.m.

Bella Ridge — upscale living with abundant space

Neighborhood of the Week: May 2

May 2, 2021 1 a.m.

PRESS ENDORSEMENTS: Voters, don't buy what ideologues are peddling

Experience matters in any election, but especially this May 18.

May 2, 2021 1 a.m.

DEER: Hold city responsible

Don’t you find it interesting that the Council has ensured that they and the city are protected by a “hold harmless” agreement that the participants must sign if anything goes wrong.

May 2, 2021 1 a.m.

1 killed, 3 injured in Saturday crash

One person has died and three others injured

Our Gem: Lake is a Priority for the Future of Coeur d’Alene
May 2, 2021 1 a.m.

Our Gem: Lake is a Priority for the Future of Coeur d’Alene

One of the partners of the Our Gem Collaborative

Saturday, May 1

In Idaho, cattle can conquer wolves
May 1, 2021 1:40 a.m.

In Idaho, cattle can conquer wolves

Bill awaits gov's signature before opening wolf-hunting floodgates

Backers of bill believe it will better Idaho economy

Pick your pony
May 1, 2021 1:30 a.m.

Pick your pony

Cd'A Carousel opens today, announces new pony fostering program

Cd'A Carousel opens today, announces new pony fostering program

Scholar:  Kootenai County has tough choices ahead
May 1, 2021 1:20 a.m.

Scholar: Kootenai County has tough choices ahead

A professor at the University of Idaho spoke to local Democrats about the pros and pitfalls of changing forms of government.

THE FRONT ROW WITH JASON ELLIOTT: Getting the finish the kids deserve
May 1, 2021 1:17 a.m.

THE FRONT ROW WITH JASON ELLIOTT: Getting the finish the kids deserve

Granted, this prep season has been different in a lot of different ways. Limited travel to within league rivals in most, if not all, cases — and the cases — due to the COVID-19 pandemic will do that.

PREP ROUNDUP: Timberlake wins another IML softball title
May 1, 2021 1:15 a.m.

PREP ROUNDUP: Timberlake wins another IML softball title

Timberlake freshman Acacia Pecor struck out six over five innings, allowing one hit in the Tigers’ 31-0 win over the Bonners Ferry Badgers in the first game of an Intermountain League twinbill on Friday.

May 1, 2021 1:14 a.m.

NIC WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Cold shooting dooms Cardinals against Spokane

Freshman Kolby Pimperton scored 17 points for North Idaho College, but the Cardinals shot 11 of 60 and were limited to 15 points in the second half of a 50-35 loss to the Community Colleges of Spokane in a Northwest Athletic Conference game in Coeur d'Alene on Friday.

Penning a new chapter
May 1, 2021 1:10 a.m.

Penning a new chapter

John Hartung retires after 41 years as director of the Community Library Network

John Hartung retires after 41 years as director of the Community Library Network

May 1, 2021 1:05 a.m.

Northwest Notes May 1, 2021

Idaho senior punter Cade Coffey has been selected as a semifinalist for the Punter of the Year Award, presented by the Augusta Sports Council annually to the top punter in FCS.

May 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Southwest offering new nonstop service

Will go from Spokane to Chicago, Orange County

Will go from Spokane to Chicago, Orange County

May 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Playing pasture with tea

Who came up with tea?

Movers and Shakers
May 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Movers and Shakers

Namaste Foods

May 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Prayer gathering on Thursday

Prayer gathering on Thursday

Final words on the Oscars; no kind words for ‘Mortal Kombat’
May 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Final words on the Oscars; no kind words for ‘Mortal Kombat’

Despite a return to glitz, glamour and (mostly)

House starts to clear education logjam
May 1, 2021 1 a.m.

House starts to clear education logjam

Objections to critical race theory still might hamper efforts to pass a budget and sine die.

Community turns out for Hospice of North Idaho
May 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Community turns out for Hospice of North Idaho

Wine Taste event raises $200,000

Annual Wine Taste and Auction event raises $200,000

Graphic design students win poster contest
May 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Graphic design students win poster contest

North Idaho College students won first and third

May 1, 2021 1 a.m.

The stay-at-home dad: The ever-expanding kid menu

“You either eat what I provide or you don’t eat dinner!”

C1 My Turn Morris: Better believe it: Boards matter
May 1, 2021 1 a.m.

C1 My Turn Morris: Better believe it: Boards matter

There is a very important election in our community on May 18, with early voting available from May 3-14 at the county election office.

'A beautiful tribute'
May 1, 2021 1 a.m.

'A beautiful tribute'

New statues, benches put in at St. Thomas Cemetery

New statues, benches put in at St. Thomas Cemetery

May 1, 2021 midnight

Legals for May, 1 2021