Thursday, January 27, 2022


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Updated 3 days, 5 hours ago

Op-Ed: Freedom Foundation politicians are gunning for Idaho public schools

The Idaho Freedom Foundation (IFF), an extremist political outfit that draws dark money support, is dedicated to...

Updated 4 days, 17 hours ago
Her business is the people of Kootenai County

Imagining next steps for Citizen of the Year.

Updated 4 days, 17 hours ago
NIC: Routes to success

My friends Trustees Ken Howard and Christie Wood have served long enough to remember what a premiere, nationally-ranked athletic program NIC used to have.

Updated 4 days, 17 hours ago
COUNTY: Yes to form change

I have been following the work of the committee studying Optional Forms of Local Government.

Updated 4 days, 17 hours ago
COUNTY: No to changes

The Optional Forms of Government Study Commission established by a majority of county commissioners, as another effort to streamline Kootenai County government, has been tried before and failed.

Updated 6 days, 17 hours ago
IMPACT FEES: Further thoughts

Regarding Impact Fees: Thank you for doing some explanation of the fees charged by various municipalities in North Idaho.

Updated 6 days, 17 hours ago
CDC: Director’s actual words

On Jan. 14, The Press published a letter from a gentleman in Coeur d’Alene, saying the CDC director had announced that many reported COVID deaths in the U.S. are “not linked to COVID,” and that “The vast majority...

Updated 6 days, 17 hours ago
NIC: ‘Victory’ short-lived

Congratulations Christie Wood, Coeur d’Alene Press, and Coeur d’Alene power brokers.

Updated 6 days, 17 hours ago
CHRISTIANITY: Basics explained

Regarding My Turn by Jessica Mahuron on Jan. 15.

Updated 6 days, 17 hours ago
REBUTTAL: It was a riot

This is a brief response to a letter written to the Coeur d’Alene Press by Mary Smith last week.

Updated 6 days, 17 hours ago
COVID: Questions remain

Do you have freedom in the United States of America if you need proof of a poor diagnostic test or illegal not approved test shot to get on an airplane?

Updated 6 days, 17 hours ago
Noggins and narratives: An official hat-tip

Delivery of hats to NIC trustees and Press reporters and editors sends a message.

Updated 6 days, 17 hours ago
COUNTY: Panel a ‘laughingstock’

Commissioner Fillios, The study commission started admirably by gathering facts and data.

Updated 6 days, 17 hours ago
TAXES: Key data omitted

Dear Mr. Smith: You said that tax rates have consistently declined since the 1980s.

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Op-Ed: Cd'A needs rescuing

Ah, local politics; our shared community's controversies that are an intimate part of our daily routine, deliberated with the warm goodwill expected between ...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
EDITORIALS: Guilt by association

Friday’s editorial used an unfair “tactic” The Press uses at times.