Saturday, August 13, 2022

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Updated 4 hours, 21 minutes ago

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast

Updated 4 hours, 32 minutes ago
Air quality remains good

Air quality throughout North Idaho has been good this summer and is expected to remain that way, according to the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality. ...

Updated 4 hours, 33 minutes ago
Kootenai County commissioners consider funding lake water analysis

Kootenai County commissioners are “cautiously optimistic” about their ability to fund an analysis of lake water samples for trace and toxic metals, but how m...

Updated 4 hours, 34 minutes ago
Cd'A council to decide on prayer policy

The Coeur d’Alene City Council on Tuesday is scheduled to consider changing its policy regarding who says the opening prayer before its meetings. A propos...

Updated 4 hours, 35 minutes ago
CDC updates COVID guidance for safe in-person learning

The Centers for Disease Control updated its COVID-19 guidelines this week for K-12 schools and early care and education programs to support safe in-person le...

Updated 4 hours, 36 minutes ago
Open house planned for proposed rezoning

Kootenai County will host a virtual open house next week about a proposal to rezone 217 parcels located within the Coeur d’Alene Tribe’s reservation boundari...

Updated 4 hours, 41 minutes ago
Summer Night Market


Updated 4 hours, 41 minutes ago
Plass announces run for NIC trustee seat

Tim Plass announced his candidacy for the NIC Trustee Zone 5 position. Plass, of Rathdrum, has been a resident of Kootenai County for over 25 years in the...

Updated 4 hours, 41 minutes ago
Today's Ghastly Groaner

What is a robot's favorite snack?

Updated 4 hours, 41 minutes ago
Trigger law to go into effect banning most abortions

Idaho’s trigger law banning abortion in nearly all cases will go into effect on Aug. 25, and the heartbeat law allowing civil lawsuits against medical provid...

Updated 4 hours, 41 minutes ago
Fire crews make strides against Lions Roar Fire

Fire crews have been successful in holding the Lions Roar Fire within its approximate 55-acre perimeter, Idaho Department of Lands officials said Friday. ...

Updated 15 hours, 23 minutes ago
North Idaho Now podcast Episode 157: Headlines from 8/10 through 8/12

Chanse and Molly bring in Idaho Fish and Game Regional Communications Manager T.J. Miller and Biologist Andrew Dux to talk about how the warmer weather could...

Updated 1 day, 4 hours ago
Community, sheriff's office rally for deputy

When Yvonne Cress woke up with a headache and vision loss in one eye, the 35-year-old deputy sheriff and new mom wrote off her symptoms as a migraine. The...

Updated 1 day, 4 hours ago
Doctor, visionary, leader

Man of vision

Updated 1 day, 4 hours ago
COVID cases on the rise

The positivity rate in the Panhandle Health District was at 18.15 percent as of Saturday, Aug. 6. The health district has been reporting between 200-400 case...