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Updated 1 week, 2 days ago

208: Too great for hate

I drove past a billboard last week that read: “208 Too Great for Hate.”

Updated 12 hours, 57 minutes ago
DOUG O: One to lead us

As a lifelong resident, I celebrate this community and the many servants who dedicate their time and talents to shape its future. Doug Okuniewicz has been fully engaged in our community for many, many years as a ...

Updated 12 hours, 57 minutes ago
VIRUS: Pay now or…

Having trouble understanding COVID-19? Think about watching a tall tree being cut. At first you hardly see it move. But that’s the time to take cover, because in seconds that tree will come at you a hundred miles...

Updated 12 hours, 57 minutes ago
HOMELESS: ‘Warrior’ misinformed

There seems to be a misconception that Kootenai County has closed its homeless shelters.

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GRAMER: Column right on

Each day I read the Coeur d’Alene Press. I recognize it is a community newspaper which provides primarily information on our community. The letters to the editor from local people sometimes are uplifting and othe...

Updated 12 hours, 57 minutes ago
RIGHTS: It’s about fairness

I am moved by a message about “human rights.” My question is why the majority of us must sacrifice our rights for the rights of some group?

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REMINGTON: No harm done

It is obvious from the article on Pastor Remington’s leading church services, that the writer watched the YouTube live stream of the service. From the video, it is clear to even the most critical viewers that cou...

Updated 12 hours, 57 minutes ago
GRAMER: Column dead wrong

Unfair?

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GOVERNOR: To really help…

As part of the declared state of emergency in Idaho, Governor Little needs to immediately suspend for 90 days all residential rent, mortgage payments and utility billings for anyone unemployed as a result of COVI...

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LIBRARIES: Curbside requested

In this time when people are stuck at home and needing things to fill their time, I am questioning why the Coeur d’Alene and Hayden libraries don’t stay open for people to pick up books.

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REMINGTON: Lives at stake

Dear Rep. Remington, I respect your opinion regarding the right for citizens to assemble. My 70-old-year wife, a retired MD, who has both asthma and diabetes, is in the ranks of those who are at high risk if she ...

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REMINGTON: Follow Paul’s lead

Following the excellent example of Pastor Paul Van Noy of Candlelight Church, the Church IS up and running! It is up and running in a wise, responsible, temporary way of tending to his sheep.

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We pray this good shepherd changes his tune

God bless Tim Remington.

Updated 1 day, 3 hours ago
OPINION: Staying home honors God, neighbors

Should Christians obey their government when asked not to gather, though the Scriptures compel God’s people to gather?

Updated 3 days, 12 hours ago
­CITIES: Acted unconstitutionally

In the name of safety, our current city administration has ordered the closure of public places such as restaurants without any cause other than political correctness. I had hoped that North Idaho leadership (Hay...

Updated 3 days, 12 hours ago
TRUMP: A citizen’s request

Dear Mr. President,