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N. Idaho commissioners oppose wilderness plan
Bonner County commissioners in northern Idaho are urging the U.S. Forest Service not to designate any more lands as potential federally protected wilderness in the Kootenai and Panhandle national forests.
Idaho groups object Panhandle forest plan
A coalition of environmental groups says wilderness recommendations in a management plan for the Idaho Panhandle National Forest leave out key areas that should be designated as wilderness.
Family friend says N. Idaho lawmaker hospitalized
Lorna Finman tells the Coeur d'Alene Press that Nonini was admitted last week to Kootenai Health in Coeur d'Alene due to complications from the flu.
Idaho Sen. Bob Nonini Hospitalized
Today's Coeur d'Alene Press reports that Nonini's family is asking for privacy "so the senator can get the rest he needs to heal."
Idaho's Forgotten War
Producer-director Sonya Rosario tells the story of Amy Trice, a Kootenai woman, who declared war on the United States government in 1974 to save her people after a tribal elder freezes to death on a winter day inside his unheated home.
Forest Service plans peg potential wilderness in North Idaho - Sun, 17 Nov 2013 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. That's 22,000 acres more than were recommended in the draft plan put out for public comment in January.
Winter weather leaves thousands without power
Kootenai Electric Cooperative reported more than 20 separate outages affecting more than 4,000 customers in North Idaho Saturday morning.
The Kootenai takeaway
If you're looking for larger takeaways from Tuesday's local elections, in Idaho at least, the best you might get come from Kootenai County.
North Idaho College trains students in aerospace business
COEUR D'ALENE -- North Idaho College has opened a new training center in an effort to get students ready to work for regional aerospace businesses.