Friday, December 02, 2022


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Updated 4 hours, 34 minutes ago

MY TURN: Discernment

Do you cultivate discernment? I discovered many don’t when a group of “liberty” minded people on a Facebook p...

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Prayers for families in grief journey

We’re tuned into and aware of thankfulness as Thanksgiving nears ... for the little things, the big things and all of the things in between that count as ble...

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Pumpkin pie’s political past

Pumpkin pie makes frequent appearances chez Patrick; it’s practically a no-guilt dessert. Use less sugar and it still tastes great.

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Thanksgiving Day weather history

The weather since Nov. 7 has felt more like January.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago

Ten years on, a lasting legacy

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
MY TURN: More Idahoans now have access to affordable health coverage

Health insurance allows you to live in the moment and be prepared for the unexpected.

Updated 2 weeks ago
MY TURN: Workforce housing — getting past the brick wall

What has for decades made Coeur d’Alene, Hayden, Post Falls, Rathdrum and Spirit Lake so desirable to call home was a living and lifestyle that allowed all i...

Updated 2 weeks ago
OPINION: Election confidence

On Jan. 2, 2021 the Citizens Committee for Election Integrity convened with the mission to “concisely articulate the minimum standards for free, fair, and ho...

Updated 2 weeks ago
OPINION: Supreme Court strikes out its own team ahead of the 2022 elections

The Supreme Court doomed the Republican Party’s chances in the Nov. 8 election when it issued its abortion decision last June.

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Happy birthday, Boo Boo

Former Coeur d’Alene Police Chief Tom Cronin and wife Judi are big parks fans.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
OPINION: Clarifying a few things about urban renewal in Hayden

As the chair of the Hayden Urban Renewal Agency, I feel that I need to respond to clarify and respond to several items in Mr. Regan's opinion column publishe...

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
OPINION: Lessons from the midterm election

Before we turn all our attention to impending local issues like urban renewal districts and hospital management, we must recognize the important take-home le...

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
The bald eagle honored by tribe and community

'Tis the season for our beautiful, migrating bald eagles to return to Lake Coeur d’Alene to feast on spawning kokanee salmon.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
OPINION: Critchfield sends message to school officials

You’d think that a candidate might want to take a short break after 18 months of campaigning and scoring a landslide victory on election night.

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Is there soul in your stroll?

Walking along the beautiful avenues of Paris even on the quietest morning one has the sense of the bustling to come on those historic, stone-lain streets.

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
More frigid weather coming to the northwest

Since Nov. 7, Coeur d’Alene and the rest of the Inland Empire has been in the grips of one of the most intense early November cold waves in recorded history.