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Milestone Announcements

| May 8, 2022 1:00 AM



Karl and Hannah Haakenson were married April 10, 2022, at the Hagadone Event Center in Coeur d'Alene.

Parents of the bride are Glen and Janet Cooper of Post Falls. Parents of the groom are Eric and Chelle Haakenson of Hayden.

The wedding was officiated by longtime friend, Bill Davenport.

Hannah graduated from Post Falls High School in 2013 and North Idaho College with an A.A. in English. She is the Programming and Youth Development Manager at the Salvation Army Kroc Center in Coeur d'Alene.

Karl graduated from Coeur d'Alene High School in 2013 and the University of Idaho School of Engineering in 2018, and is a Staff Engineer with T-O Engineers in Coeur d'Alene.

After a honeymoon in Leavenworth, Wash., the newlyweds will reside in Coeur d'Alene.


Dawson Duke Basenberg was born at 4:34 p.m. Feb. 10, 2022, at Kootenai Health in Coeur d'Alene to Bridget (Spalding) and Doug Basenberg of Coeur d'Alene. He weighed 6 pounds 5 ounces. Dawson was born on his Uncle Cale Bandelin's 23 birthday. Grandparents are Gabe and Rhonda Bandelin of Watford City, N.D., Rob and Patti Spalding of Bonners Ferry, Frank and Debbie Susedik of St. Maries, and Carle and Fay Basenberg of Kingman, Ariz. Great-grandparents are Bob and Ione Spalding of Bonners Ferry, and Bob and Etta Mae Schnuerle of Bonners Ferry.


Colleen 'Coke' Hough

93rd Birthday

Colleen "Coke" Hough was born May 8, 1929, in Snohomish, Wash., to Tena and Alex Wood. She is the third of six daughters in the family.

She was raised in Snohomish, and moved to Coeur d'Alene, where she graduated in the class of 1948, and has lived here for more than 65 years.

She attended Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, before meeting Robert "Bob" Hough, who was working in Provo as a radio broadcast journalist. They married in Coeur d'Alene on Aug. 12, 1950.

She enjoys going for walks, swimming, and spending time with family and friends.

Her children, Terry, Bruce, John, Scott and Wendy, wish her a very Happy 93rd Birthday!

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Submit your milestones to or in person at the Coeur d’Alene Press, 215 Second St., Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814.

Listings include:

• Wedding anniversaries for couples married 25 years and every fifth year thereafter (2 photos accepted)

• Engagement announcements (1 photo accepted)

• Wedding announcements (1 photo accepted)

• Births (1 photo accepted)

• Milestone birthdays at age 70 and every fifth year thereafter or every year after age 90 (1 photo accepted)

• Generations (1 photo accepted)

• Academic honors and higher education accomplishments (1 photo accepted)

• Military announcements (1 photo accepted) Deadline is 3 p.m. Tuesdays.


Colleen 'Coke' Hough, 93rd Birthday

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