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  1. Post Falls Rescuers Save Dog 'Bridger'Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    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.

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  2. Day Of Hope Coming To CountyRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Some 20,000 Kootenai County residents live below poverty level. They don't see doctors or dentists, for fear of the expense.

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  3. Child Luring Reported Near Post FallsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    A possible child luring was reported in the area of South Pine Court near Post Falls on Tuesday, according to a press release issued this morning by the Kootenai County Sheriff's Office.

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  4. Deputies searching for man after attempted child luring in Post FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    - The Kootenai County Sheriff's Office needs your help tracking down a man who tried to lure a young child away from their home. Deputies said the enticing attempt happened around 4 p.m. Tuesday in Post Falls. According to the sheriff's office, a man ...

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  5. Child enticing reported in Kootenai County - Wed, 23 Jul 2014 PSTRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. The Kootenai County Sheriff's Office is asking the public's help locating a man they say attempted to entice a young child outside a home in Post Falls on Tuesday afternoon.

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  6. Press: Bon Voyage, HydroplanesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    This year's Diamond Cup hydroplane races are dead in the water. They were docked by Kootenai County Sheriff Ben Wolfinger, whose refusal to authorize the water-event permit presented a substantial obstacle to the show going on.

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  7. Teen charged in Idaho killings doesn't enter pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... an arraignment in 1st District Court on Monday. The Coeur d'Alene Press reports (http://bit.ly/1p74U7J) that Kootenai County Public Defender John Adams also says he'll challenge Idaho's abolishment of the insanity defense. He faces life in prison if ...

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  8. First responders rescue dog from irrigation ditchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Post Falls Police and Kootenai County firefighters responded to the scene where the dog had been injured and left in the ditch.

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  9. Attorney for teen accused of murder wants case in juvenile courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KBCI CBS 2

    ... didn't enter a plea at an arraignment in 1st District Court on Monday. The Coeur d'Alene Press reports that Kootenai County Public Defender John Adams also says he'll challenge Idaho's abolishment of the insanity defense. Samuel is charged with ...

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  10. Teen charged in Coeur d'Alene killings doesn't enter pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... MORE: Teen confesses to killing family using a machete, guns and knife Other news outlets report that Kootenai County Public Defender John Adams also says he'll challenge Idaho's abolishment of the insanity defense. Samuel is charged with ...

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  11. AM Headlines -- 7.22.14Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    A wall of fire burns a stack of hay bales as personnel with Kootenai County Fire and Rescue monitor the blaze Monday in a farm field near the corner of Pleasant View Road and Highway 53 in Post Falls.

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  12. AM Scanner Traffic -- 7.22.14Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    On Monday, Post Falls police and Kootenai County Fire & Rescue rescue a dog that appears to have fallen into a ditch, according to PFPD Facebook page.

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  13. Not Guilty Plea Entered For SamuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Samuel III, 14, appeared in cuffs before 1st District Court Judge Benjamin Simpson in a courtroom at the Kootenai County Jail. Samuel was arrested March 24 at an emergency housing unit owned by St. Vincent de Paul North Idaho. Investigators say he ...

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  14. Not guilty plea entered for North Idaho teen accused of killing...Read the original story

    Monday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Samuel III, 14, appeared in cuffs before 1st District Court Judge Benjamin Simpson in a courtroom at the Kootenai County Jail. Samuel was arrested March 24 at an emergency housing unit owned by St. Vincent de Paul North Idaho. Investigators say he ...

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  15. ACLU of Idaho: Idaho Boy, Charged With Grisley Murders, Is Held in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Boise Weekly

    ... says 16-year-old Eldon Samuel III is being held in isolation in an adult jail, and it has filed documents in Kootenai County court saying Eldon has been in isolation for 70 days, with cell windows covered with dark blinds. He's only allowed to leave ...

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  16. Two Bodies Found in Idaho Waters Over the WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Boise Weekly

    ... on her way to clean some restrooms on the beach discovered the body around 6 a.m. Saturday morning. The Kootenai County Sheriff's Office took the body as evidence, and gave no further information on who the person was, his cause of death, and how ...

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  17. City Official, Ex-Solon Fight Over DogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Ed Graves, who are neighbors, offer conflicting stories on how the physical altercation began. However, the Kootenai County Sheriff's Office was eventually dispatched to sort out the matter. "Based on physical evidence and my observations and ...

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  18. ACLU Challenges Samuel Jail RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Spokesman-Review

    The American Civil Liberties Union is challenging a judge's decision to house a child accused of murder in adult solitary confinement at the Kootenai County jail.

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  19. No hydroplane race on Lake Coeur d'Alene this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... inability to obtain a water event permit for cancelling the races. The races were scheduled for Aug. 29-31. Kootenai County Sheriff Ben Wolfinger announced earlier this month that he was denying the critical water event permit for the event because ...

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  20. ACLU seeks to help teen charged in Idaho killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | KREM-TV Spokane

    The American Civil Liberties Union is challenging a judge's decision to hold a 15-year-old accused of killing his father and brother in the Kootenai County jail with adult inmates.

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