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I-90 shooter indicted on 12 assault charges - Fri, 01 Aug 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. An Arizona man who engaged police in a shootout on Interstate 90 near Post Falls was indicted by a Kootenai County grand jury on 12 counts of assault with intent to commit murder, the Bonner County Sheriff's Office announced Friday.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Large scale watershed restoration in Idaho panhandle
The Idaho Panhandle National Forest announced some big improvements to the Moose Drool Watershed Project this year.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Idaho boat fire injures man, grandson
A boat exploded and caught fire at Bayview marina on Lake Pend Oreille, burning an Idaho Falls man and his grandson.
Hear a coroner's secrets tonight at Auntie's
For the past several years, some of the most popular shows on television have involved forensics.
Change Of Heart: A Coeur d'Alene Pastor's Community Of Misfits
Tim Remington runs the Good Samaritan Rehabilitation Program in Coeur d'Alene. He says the program creates a safe community by taking repeat offenders and rebuilding their identity.
No 1 Shows For Boys/Girls Club Plan
The public was a no-show Monday at a public hearing held by the Coeur d'Alene School District Board of Trustees.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Boat explodes in Bayview, Idaho when owner tries to start it
BAYVIEW, Idaho- On Tuesday just before 2pm, the Kootenai County Sheriff's Office was called to MacDonald's Hudson Bay Resort in Bayview for a boat exploded.
Bayview boat explosion injures man and grandson
A boat explosion injured a 70-year-old man and his eight-year-old grandson near MacDonald's Hudson Bay Resort.
Truck goes into Fernan Lake, one injured - Tue, 29 Jul 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. A Coeur d'Alene woman received minor injuries this morning when the pickup truck she was in crashed into Fernan Lake near Coeur d'Alene.
Vaughn Ward (Remember Him?) Bringing 'Medical Tourism' to Idaho
The phenomenon known as "medical tourism" has pumped millions of dollars into the Argentina, Brazil and Costa Rican economies as Americans head south of the border for cheap cosmetic surgery.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Reagan Repubs To Celebrate 5 Years
The Kootenai County Reagan Republicans will celebrate the fifth anniversary of its founding next week.
Minimum Wage Rally Today In CdA
From Kootenai County Democrats: "Idaho ranks last in the nation in family wages and that's not good enough! It's time for working families to finally get some attention and get some value out of the folks they send to Washington, D.C. A rally to promote an increase in the minimum wage is scheduled at 3 p.m. today at Riverstone Park in Coeur ... (more)
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Storm Strikes RV Park, Kills Cattle
Ernie Power, camp host at Silverwood RV Park, cleans up debris Thursday from surrounding trees that blew onto his RV after a storm fell near 100 trees and caused damage to dozens of vehicles Wednesday night.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
CPD Gets Dog Encounter Training
Recently in Kootenai County there have been law enforcement related dog shooting incidents.
Prosecutor Clears School Trustees
The Kootenai County Prosecutor's Office has determined that school board members in Coeur d'Alene did not violate the state's open meeting law.
Day Of Hope Coming To County
Some 20,000 Kootenai County residents live below poverty level. They don't see doctors or dentists, for fear of the expense.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The speaker's road
House Speaker Scott Bedke of Oakley will be doing more than watching the Election Day results in November.
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Idaho teen held in solitary for months after murder charges
The mugshot for Eldon Gale Samuel III and a drawing of his solitary-confinement cell in the Kootenai County Jail in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.
Post Falls Rescuers Save Dog 'Bridger'
Kootenai County Fire and Rescue Lt. John Ward gives water to the injured dog that was found in an irrigation ditch at Falls Park in Post Falls on Monday.