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Updated 2 days, 1 hour ago

New COVID-19 case in North Idaho

Panhandle Health District and Kootenai Health have confirmed that there is community transmission of COVID-19 in...

Updated 3 days, 2 hours ago
Panhandle Health District announces 16 additional cases of COVID-19 in North Idaho

The Panhandle Health District (PHD) and Kootenai Health have confirmed 16 additional cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of case...

Updated 5 days, 1 hour ago
New case of COVID-19 in Kootenai County

The Panhandle Health District (PHD) and Kootenai Health have confirmed one additional case of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Kootenai County, bringing the t...

Updated 5 days, 3 hours ago
House passes $2.2T rescue package

It will ship payments of up to $1,200 to millions of American

Updated 6 days, 1 hour ago
Idaho reports three COVID-19 deaths

The Department of Health and Welfare (DHW) and two local public health districts are reporting the state’s first deaths related to COVID-19.

Updated 1 week ago
Ninth COVID-19 case confirmed in Kootenai County

The Panhandle Health District (PHD) and Kootenai Health have confirmed one additional case of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Kootenai County, bringing the t...

Updated 1 week ago
Federal officials reach deal on $2 trillion aid package

Federal officials reach deal on $2 trillion aid package

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Two more COVID-19 cases in Kootenai County

The Panhandle Health District (PHD) and Kootenai Health have confirmed two additional cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Kootenai County, bringing the ...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
No new cases in Kootenai County

Following the evening briefing of the Kootenai County Emergency Operations Center Unified Command, Monday’s report shows no new cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Kootenai County.

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Panhandle Health District announces three additional cases of COVID-19 in North Idaho

The Panhandle Health District (PHD) and Kootenai Health confirmed three additional confirmed cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Kootenai County on Sunday, bringing the total number of cases to six in the pa...

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Rathdrum closes bars, restricts restaurants

Following what many other cities have done within the past week, Rathdrum took steps to close restaurants and bars to reduce person-to-person transmission of COV-9 and combat the spread of the disease. The City C...

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
CDA, Post Falls order bars closed for 14 days; restaurants restricted

Post Falls and Coeur d’Alene took the unprecedented step on Saturday of shutting down bars and restricting restaurants’ operations, effective at 12:01 a.m. M...

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Two more COVID-19 cases confirmed in Kootenai County

The Panhandle Health District (PHD) and Kootenai Health have confirmed two additional confirmed cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Kootenai County, bri...

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
First COVID-19 case confirmed in Kootenai County

The first case of the novel coronavirus has been confirmed in Kootenai County.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Two more cases of novel coronavirus reported in south central Idaho, including the first case in Twin Falls County

South Central Public Health District (SCPHD) and the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare (DHW) have confirmed two additional cases of novel coronavirus in south central Idaho. These are cases four and five in ...