Mark Robert Pierce, 49, of Post Falls, Idaho, died on November 10, 2023. He was born on February 8, 1974, in Silverton, Idaho. He was the third child of five and the oldest son of Robert and Rosemary (Tafolla) Pierce.
Consumers gifting more services, experiences than goods this year
A fresh green Vanhoff's Garden Center wreath with a buffalo plaid bow will adorn Chrisdee Imthurn’s front door this holiday season, thanks to Girl Scout Troop 4923, which had friendly, festive Scouts on hand during Black Friday at the Silver Lake Mall.
“It's so easy to buy online, but you want to support the local community,” said Imthurn, of Hauser.
Peterson Place, an assisted-living facility in Hayden, has added a second building and is planning a third. Owner Heidi Peterson had the first place built in 2016 at 1027 E. Honeysuckle Ave. and added a second this fall at 1035 E. Honeysuckle.
The giant cast iron clock in front of Clark’s Diamond Jewelry is slower now.
But you would be slower, too, if you had survived two world wars, 115 years of North Idaho winters, car crashes and a volcanic eruption.
Years ago, a salesperson friend told me a story about his daughter. She insisted on buying her favorite gumdrops from a particular candy store owned by Nick, even though a more convenient candy store had recently opened in a shopping mall.
35th Festival of Trees sparkles and twinkles at Cd'A Resort
It’s enough to get the biggest Grinch feeling festive.
That’s what Kootenai Health Foundation President Cara Neilsen quipped Friday at the Coeur d’Alene Resort, where almost two dozen lavishly decorated Christmas trees twinkled and glowed, waiting for the public to arrive.