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December 1, 2021 3:45 p.m.

E. Idaho man arrested in connection with U.S. Capitol attack

Court documents include several images from videos that authorities say show Tew inside the U.S. Capitol

Shooting suspect arrested
December 1, 2021 3:33 p.m.

Shooting suspect arrested

Two men injured in what police describe as random shooting in Post Falls

Police arrested a man who allegedly shot two people Wednesday afternoon.

VIDEO: Tiger King cast coming to Spokane
December 1, 2021 2:17 p.m.

VIDEO: Tiger King cast coming to Spokane

Audience members will be able to hear untold stories that weren't covered in the documentary and interact with the cast in a 30-minute question and answer session.

Explosion of WWII bomb in Munich injures 4, disrupts trains
December 1, 2021 11:35 a.m.

Explosion of WWII bomb in Munich injures 4, disrupts trains

Unexploded bombs are still found frequently in Germany

Michigan teen charged in Oxford High School shooting
December 1, 2021 11:30 a.m.

Michigan teen charged in Oxford High School shooting

Charges against 15-year-old Ethan Crumbley were announced Wednesday

December 1, 2021 11:25 a.m.

Third lawsuit filed against Idaho's redistricting commission

The redistricting commission redrew Idaho’s 35 legislative districts based on the 2020 census

Fish stranded from dam malfunction on Montana river
December 1, 2021 11:10 a.m.

Fish stranded from dam malfunction on Montana river

Hundreds had been rescued Tuesday

Abortion debate epicenter: Mississippi clinic stays open
December 1, 2021 9:20 a.m.

Abortion debate epicenter: Mississippi clinic stays open

As patients arrived, some protesters tried to stop them to talk

Volcanic lava threatens church, more homes on La Palma
December 1, 2021 9:15 a.m.

Volcanic lava threatens church, more homes on La Palma

Molten rock from the Sept. 19 eruption on La Palma has consumed over 1,500 buildings

Oregon governor calls for special session to protect renters
December 1, 2021 9:10 a.m.

Oregon governor calls for special session to protect renters

The state received nearly 51,000 complete applications for rental assistance

December 1, 2021 9:10 a.m.

3 mountain lion cubs euthanized in eastern Idaho

It's not clear what happened to the mother

December 1, 2021 9:05 a.m.

Dozens of Oregon workers fired for not getting COVID shot

12.2% were exempt on religious or medical grounds

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Energetic opener ... Mitchell pours in 38 as Lake City begins quest for title
December 1, 2021 1:30 a.m.

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Energetic opener ... Mitchell pours in 38 as Lake City begins quest for title

Kolton Mitchell, a junior guard and third-year starter, poured in 38 points, tying the school record set by Matt Dlouhy some two decades ago. Mitchell hit five 3-pointers and sank 13 of 14 from the free-throw line.

December 1, 2021 1:25 a.m.

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL: Post Falls starts fast, downs Central Valley in opener

Senior guards Trinidie Nichols and Lexi Heath scored 15 points each for the Trojans, who jumped out to a 26-3 lead in the first five minutes, beating the Central Valley Bears 65-47 in the nonleague opener for both.

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast
December 1, 2021 1:20 a.m.

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast

North Idaho 14-day weather forecast

Youth Sports Dec. 1, 2021: Bowling, basketball and more
December 1, 2021 1:15 a.m.

Youth Sports Dec. 1, 2021: Bowling, basketball and more

Bowling, basketball ... and more

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: Ray a risk worth taking for M's
December 1, 2021 1:10 a.m.

THE CHEAP SEATS with STEVE CAMERON: Ray a risk worth taking for M's

It’s a risk. There’s no other way to describe the Mariners’ splashing out $115 million over five years for the services of lefty Robbie Ray. Having said that, this is probably a risk worth taking.

Protesters target teen library patrons
December 1, 2021 1:09 a.m.

Protesters target teen library patrons

'Rainbow Squad' has been meeting for years, but new trustees muster opposition

Community Library Network addresses recent controversy over LGBTQ+ program

The $838,000 tax goof
December 1, 2021 1:08 a.m.

The $838,000 tax goof

Big mistake nets taxpayers unexpected present

Kootenai County Taxpayers will see lower tax bills in 2022 and 2023

Little: Idaho kicking butt
December 1, 2021 1:07 a.m.

Little: Idaho kicking butt

Gov. highlights state achievements, says it can do even better

Little speaks to biz group

CHRISTMAS FOR ALL Single mom tries to regroup after homelessness
December 1, 2021 1:06 a.m.

CHRISTMAS FOR ALL Single mom tries to regroup after homelessness

single mom faces challenges after being homeless for nine months

Single mom of two struggling with diabetes is just starting to find stability following nine months of homelessness, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. As the sole provider on a limited income, there isn't money in the budget for the tires and vehicle alignment she needs to keep moving forwards.

COVID-19 Watch
December 1, 2021 1:05 a.m.

COVID-19 Watch

COVID-19 Watch

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Sammie Wood, Post Falls High
December 1, 2021 1:05 a.m.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Sammie Wood, Post Falls High

The Knudsten Chevrolet Athlete of the Week this week is Post Falls High senior Sammie Wood

December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

REAGAN: Is there another out there?

Having been under the leadership of Ronald Reagan for nearly 20% of my life, as governor and as president, I yearn and pray for such a leader once again.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Is your gut causing you pain?
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Is your gut causing you pain?

Research shows that gut problems can trigger pain.

Antone Ornellas, 93
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Antone Ornellas, 93

Antone Ornellas (93) passed away on November 12th after having a short illness with pneumonia. Antone was born on June 13th, 1928 to Maria (Souza) Ornellas and Manuel D. Ornellas in New Bedford, Massachusetts.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Embrace that changing palate
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Embrace that changing palate

We hear it all the time and it usually goes something like this, “I just had a bottle of my old favorite wine, and it just didn’t taste the same, or I never thought I was going to like this wine, but I just loved it.”

December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

STREETS: A clean sweep

Our street department workers are not lazy and do have pride in their work as well as all city employees.

December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Malek takes one for the team

Former state rep puts personal political ambition aside for benefit of the state.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Medical thermography for thyroid
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Medical thermography for thyroid

According to the American Thyroid Association, approximately 20 million Americans have some form of thyroid problem, with a greater percentage of women than men.

Fully holiday spectrum — ‘Spencer,’ ‘8-Bit Christmas,’ more
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Fully holiday spectrum — ‘Spencer,’ ‘8-Bit Christmas,’ more

Another holiday season, another 9,000 new Christmas movies.

December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

LEAVES: Pickup earns nice review

I would like to respond to a negative post I read recently, titled Leaves: Pickup gets poor review.

December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

CARTOON: Who is Brandon?

For readers who did not understand your cartoon printed Nov. 17 referencing “Let’s go Brandon,” they were not watching a NASCAR race Oct. 2 at Talladega or seeing it on the internet.

December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

DEMS: Seeing a different future

In response to Bob Ridout’s letter, “History: Paints dim forecast for Dems” on Nov. 21.

Eileen Fay Fleming
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Eileen Fay Fleming

Eileen Fay Fleming went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 17th 2021.

December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

PASTORS: Lead peace movement — please

How are we ever going to have a peaceful society in our country if everybody keeps yelling and degrading each other?

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Winter blues — greens, reds and yellows too!
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

ADVERTISING: Advertorial — Winter blues — greens, reds and yellows too!

We call them “Winter Blues” — feeling kind of low and down and out.

Op-Ed: Legislature commits political malpractice
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Op-Ed: Legislature commits political malpractice

One of my west Ada County legislative colleagues spilled the beans.

It hath no fuzzy
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

It hath no fuzzy

Hell hath no (polite, mild-mannered) fury like a crafter scorned (or sort of inconvenienced).

The stay-at-home dad: The family superpower draft
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

The stay-at-home dad: The family superpower draft

The typical Wilson Family Party features a few constants, mostly food related — Cheetos, salami and cheese and Ritz Crackers.

Una Mignon Hamilton, 78,
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Una Mignon Hamilton, 78,

Una Mignon Hamilton, 78, passed away November 17, 2021 in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.

Christine “Chris” Douglas, 67
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Christine “Chris” Douglas, 67

Christine (Chris) Douglas, 67, passed away peacefully in her home on November 25, 2021 surrounded by close family members after a courageous battle with cancer.

Ellen M. Franz, 95
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Ellen M. Franz, 95

Ellen M. Franz, age 95, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Tuesday, November 23, 2021.

Clifford Herman Claflin
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Clifford Herman Claflin

Clifford Herman Claflin was born June 24, 1933 to Ivan Claflin and Esther Claflin (Underdahl) in Slope County, North Dakota. He passed away Saturday, November 27, 2021, surrounded by family members.

December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

PF man faces charges in fatal accident

Charges in fatal accident

December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

No veteran left out in the cold

Veterans have many options for services in North Idaho

Veterans get help

December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Trial set for alleged child luring

A man accused of attempting to lure a child at Independence Point this summer is expected to stand trial in January.

That’s a lot of toys
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

That’s a lot of toys

Local business collects 1,000-plus toys for kids in need

Every single toy counts. Just over 1000 toys were donated by community members through a Toys for Tots drive by a Post Falls off road shop on Nov. 20, filling stockings for kids throughout Kootenai County.

December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Life's not a hallmark movie, but it is wonderful

The view from Main Street this week takes a look at the Christmas spirit — kindness, generosity and the riches money can't buy.

Two decades of service
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Two decades of service

Vice president retires from NIC

From Dean of Health Professionals and Nursing to Vice President for Instruction to Acting President, Lita Burns has worn a lot of hats at North Idaho College. “I have really good memories of connecting with students to help them be successful,” Burns said. “The faculty and staff here are incredible people.” Now after 20 years of service, she decided it’s time to retire from the school she so loves.

Michael David Hirsch, 81
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Michael David Hirsch, 81

Michael Hirsch passed away on November 14, 2021 in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, surrounded by his wife, children, and extended family.

Sarah Basso, 63
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Sarah Basso, 63

Sarah, Basso; 63 Sarah Louise “The Warrior” Basso was a month shy of her 64th birthday.

Jonathan Ethan Moore, Sr. (Morecedes Brown)
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Jonathan Ethan Moore, Sr. (Morecedes Brown)

Jonathan Ethan Moore Sr., Morecedes Brown or “Mo” as many came to know him by, was born in Redding, California on January 15, 1971 to Bill and Dee Moore

Richard 'Dick' Livingston, 84
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Richard 'Dick' Livingston, 84

Richard (Dick) Livingston was born Feb. 25, 1937 in Niagara Falls, NY where he and his sister, Gretchen, were raised to adulthood.

George Arthur Loos, 71
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

George Arthur Loos, 71

Known for his great love for life, infectious laugh and a special way of making a person feel valued, George Arthur Loos left an incredible impact on everyone around him.

David C. Dodson, 68
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

David C. Dodson, 68

The creator of the most spectacular blueback dip in the universe, David C. Dodson, passed away at home on September 22, 2021

Accused stalker bound over on felony charges
December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Accused stalker bound over on felony charges

The case of an accused stalker who was arrested after a five-hour standoff with police will move forward.

December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

County reopens Planning & Zoning Commission applications

Deadline to apply is Dec. 15

December 1, 2021 1 a.m.

Free winter driving classes

The Coeur d’Alene Police Department and Les Schwab Tires are offering free winter driving classes Wednesday and Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Coeur d’Alene Police Department. Classes cover driving in snow/ice, avoiding crashes, staying safe in the event of a crash and what to do if stranded. The course is offered as a refresher, or for drivers not familiar with driving in slick conditions. ​ Each class is limited to 40 people. To register, email Officer Nick Knoll at winterdriving@cdaid.org or call 208-769-2319. You may also register online at https://www.cdaid.org/Forms/EmailForm/33.

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