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  1. Idaho Jobless Rate Falls Below 4%Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... rate remained unchanged in November from October's level of 5.8 percent; there's more info here . Kootenai County came in at a 4.5 percent unemployment rate in November, up from 3.9 percent in October. State Labor analysts are predicting that the ...

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  2. Idaho jobless rate falls below 4% for first time since '08, as shift to service sector continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... up from 2.9 percent in October; Canyon County was at 4.7 percent, up from 4 percent in October; and Kootenai County was at 4.5 percent, up from 3.9 percent. State Labor analysts are predicting that the average number of jobs for 2014 could be ...

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  3. NWPOA, Farm Bureau To Host TownhallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Spokesman-Review

    North West Property Owners Associaton and Kootenai Shoshone Farm Bureau are hosting a townhall with Kootenai County legislators and county elected officials. According to Jennifer Locke's Facebook page, Commissioner Dan Green and the two incoming commissioners, Marc Eberlein and David Stewart, have agreed to come.

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  4. North Idaho Cider Nears OpeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Spokesman-Review

    Just got word from KeithinCDA that North Idaho Cider is thisclose to distribution in the local area. Keith & Bent are putting their cider in kegs at their Kootenai County airport industrial park site today and tomorrow.

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  5. Most sectors here expect improvement in 2015Read the original story

    Thursday | Spokane Journal of Business

    ... however, that demand is better than it is for other types of wheat. On the other side of the state line, Kootenai County is seeing its job market tighten up; in October, it reported a 3.9 percent unemployment rate. While the county will lose a major ...

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  6. Idaho 'Hit List' Suspect Investigated for Continuing Threats From Behind BarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Boise Weekly

    ... being investigated for threatening a specific student at the school while the suspect was locked up at the Kootenai County Juvenile Facility in Coeur d'Alene. The alleged victim was reportedly on one of the suspect's original hit lists. KREM reports ...

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  7. Stakeholders Discuss Airport FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Spokesman-Review

    When it comes to meshing the future of the Coeur d'Alene Airport, increased safety rules and future highway and neighbor needs, this won't be an easy flyover. About 30 representatives of stakeholder agencies came to the table with the Federal Aviation Administration and engineering consultants hired by Kootenai County on Wednesday night to sort competing interests regarding the future of the vicinity of the airport.

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  8. Spirit Lake killing leads to prison - Thu, 18 Dec 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... and two other young males. "They beat him to shut him up so the cops wouldn't be called to their party," Kootenai County Deputy Prosecuting Attorney David Robins told 1st District Judge Fred Gibler. J. Bradford Chapman, a deputy public defender, ...

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  9. Kellogg HS hit list suspect making threats from jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KREM-TV Spokane

    KELLOGG, Idaho - I would like to update the citizens and parents of the Kellogg High School students affected by the hit list case we are Kellogg HS hit list suspect making threats from jail KELLOGG, Idaho - I would like to update the citizens and parents of the Kellogg High School students affected by the hit list case we are Check out this story on KREM.com: KELLOGG, Idaho - Shoshone County Sheriff Mitch Alexander said a boy suspected of making a hit list of targets at Kellogg High School last month is now being investigated for threatening a specific student at that school while the suspect is in custody at the Kootenai County Juvenile Facility in Coeur d'Alene.

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  10. 22YO Gets Prison In Spirit Lake DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... marijuana turned into a violent clash at a popular party spot known as Bubba's Pit, authorities said. Kootenai County sheriff's detectives arrested Paschall almost one year later, after months of interviews with him and three friends who also were ...

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  11. Meyer, Quade Are Outstanding WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Spokesman-Review

    Two Kootenai County women were among the 50 selected by Idaho Business Review as 2014 Idaho Outstanding Women of the Year - Judy Meyer and S.C. Danielle Quade. Meyer is a North Idaho College trustee and co-founder of Parkwood Business Properties.

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  12. It Could Take Four to Five Years, But Study Supports New Veterans Home in North IdahoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Boise Weekly

    The Idaho Division of Veterans Services estimates that it will be four to five years before Idaho builds another state veterans home, but a new study is pointing to Kootenai County as its ideal location. "It will take the will of the Legisalture and desire of elected leaders to move this forward," David Basuell, administrator for the division, told a Post Falls gathering Monday evening.

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  13. They Know Local HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Spokesman-Review

    They might be young, but with a bit of research, students found connections to Kootenai County's past that inspired them to write winning The Kootenai County Historic Preservation Commission on Tuesday night announced the six winners of the Sesquicentennial Essay Contest. The essay writers were required to address one of four broad categories of Kootenai County history: structures or sites, current or potential archaeological sites, a person or group, or an event or movement.

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  14. New Commish To Pick Airport ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Spokesman-Review

    The Kootenai County commissioners on Monday voted unanimously to postpone the hiring process for a new Coeur d'Alene Airport That means newly elected commissioners David Stewart and Marc Eberlein will have a voice in who should be the next airport director, once they are sworn in next month. Current Commissioner Dan Green, who will remain on the board, also will be part of that selection.

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  15. 3 Spokane Men Arrested At CasinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Spokesman-Review

    Three Spokane men were arrested on a number of charges after a Kootenai County deputy spotted a stolen vehicle in the parking lot of the Coeur d'Alene Casino, near Worley. The deputy had received an alert on the stolen car from Spokane.

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  16. Bellingham man stabbed by unknown womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Post 143 have been pushing for a state veteran's house."It's because of the growing number of veterans in Kootenai County and the five northern counties," says Larkin. POST FALLS, Idaho - "We as a nation do not take good care of our veterans," says ...

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  17. Finding a meteorologist the perfect giftRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Post 143 have been pushing for a state veteran's house."It's because of the growing number of veterans in Kootenai County and the five northern counties," says Larkin. POST FALLS, Idaho - "We as a nation do not take good care of our veterans," says ...

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  18. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Post 143 have been pushing for a state veteran's house."It's because of the growing number of veterans in Kootenai County and the five northern counties," says Larkin. POST FALLS, Idaho - "We as a nation do not take good care of our veterans," says ...

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  19. City confident moving forward with new ombudsmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... on Post 143 have been pushing for a state veteran's house."It's because of the growing number of veterans in Kootenai County and the five northern counties," says Larkin. POST FALLS, Idaho - "We as a nation do not take good care of our

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  20. Kootenai County veterans push for Post Falls houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... American Legion posts in the state, boasting more than 600 members. The area of North Idaho including Kootenai County is home to roughly 20,000 veterans. The nearest veteran homes are in Lewiston and Spokane. Larkin says Lewiston is a long drive for ...

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