Monday, May 29, 2023

Coeur Voice

CoeurVoice is the newest addition to the Coeur d'Alene Press. Check here every Saturday for creative stories from local writers who share their unique take on Coeur d'Alene living. It's got something for readers of all ages! Browse the most recent editions below.

Updated 2 days, 16 hours ago

The puppy timeline: Physical and mental changes

Raising adorable puppies can be as challenging as it is exciting, especially because of the speed at which they ...

Updated 2 days, 16 hours ago
‘Fast X’ races to franchise oblivion

To measure a “Fast & Furious” movie on any kind of objective standard is as futile as trying to understand all the garbled dialogue uttered by its franchise ...

Updated 2 days, 16 hours ago
Music makes the parade

The only Parade I ever remember enjoying was the one inserted in the Sunday newspaper.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Test-taking strategies from the 6th grade

For my last final of the semester, I followed the advice of my 11-year-old daughter.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
‘Still’ a moving and creative portrait of Michael J. Fox

As a regular fixture on movie and television screens throughout the 80s and 90s, Michael J. Fox long ago cemented his pop culture legacy. Starring in one of ...

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Fulfilling the unique needs of donkeys

Owning any animal can be both challenging and rewarding. Although they have a reputation for being stubborn, donkeys can make great additions to an animal he...

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Prioritizing health and comfort for show animals

Throughout the year, youth across the country prepare and travel to various events, such as livestock shows, rodeos, and fairs, to show their animals.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
FAST FIVE Andy Jockheck: Passionate about positive impact

Meet Andy Jockheck, the vice president/branch manager of Umpqua Bank in Post Falls. Andy has been serving in the banking industry for over 30 years. With a d...

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
The Exhausted Dad: The sweet smell of sensitivity

“Something smells really, really, really, really bad.” — my 5-year-old at the dinner table on Sunday night.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
‘Clock’ and ‘Quasi’ make for a bizarre streaming double feature

The new horror film, “Clock” should come with the warning: “Wanting to start a family may cause terrifying hallucinations.”

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
FAST FIVE Turn ideas into reality with Gizmo's Erin Lanigan

Meet Erin Lanigan, the executive director of Gizmo-CdA. As a professional, she has built multiple careers for herself, each building on the prior — as a teac...

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
The Exhausted Dad: The birthday one-up game

Kids make birthdays more fun for everyone, as youth can be a distraction from the faint-but-ever-growing knocking at the door of our certain, future demise.

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
‘Guardians’ hope to save the universe from superhero fatigue

Absent a Spider-Man or an “Endgame,” superhero movies don’t necessarily dominate the box office anymore.

Updated 1 month ago
The value of heartworm prevention

April is recognized as National Heartworm Awareness Month as a reminder to protect our furry friends against heartworm disease before mosquito season peaks d...

Updated 1 month ago
The Exhausted Dad: Middle school band and the mystery squeak

My 11-year-old daughter plays clarinet in her sixth-grade band. When she practices in her room, she usually sounds pretty good, especially considering the mu...