9th Circuit: Federal court can enforce tribal court rulings
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals says Native American tribal courts can ask the federal courts to enforce rulings against non-tribal members.
Missing Idaho man found, treated for injuries from ATV crash
ATHOL, Idaho (AP) — A northern Idaho man who was missing since Thursday night was found Sunday afternoon, pinned by an all-terrain vehicle that had crashed.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — An adult film actress has pleaded guilty to trying to hire someone she believed was a hit man for $5,000 to kill the father of one her children.
SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) — A Coeur d'Alene woman has been arrested in the 2017 slaying of 73-year-old Shirley Ann Ramey, who was found shot to death in her Trestle Creek home.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — At The Renaissance at Coeur d'Alene senior-living facility, residents are using an innovative computer program to play games, video chat with family, take virtual...
Arrest made in death of 78-year-old woman
SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) — The Bonner County sheriff says a suspect has been arrested in connection with the death of a 78-year-old woman in 2017.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Idaho restaurants say they have been scammed out of hundreds of dollars by someone ordering dozens of pizza over the phone but failing to pick them up.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho wildlife managers are hoping hundreds of hunter game cameras will help the state get an accurate count of wolves.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho police department has placed eight officers on paid leave after the shooting of 18-year-old man that followed an Idaho Fourth of July fireworks...
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Police in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, shot and injured a man they say fired a gun within a crowd watching the city's annual Fourth of July fireworks display.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Former federal prosecutor and U.S. Marine Scott Jones has dropped out of the race for Kootenai County sheriff to attend medical school at the University of...
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Since 2014, Brett Surplus has known he wanted to start a hunting television show. But the Rathdrum resident also knew he didn't want to follow in the footsteps of the...
Idaho students’ SAT scores drop slightly this year
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho 11th grade students scored slightly lower on a college readiness test on average this year than they did last year.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A northern Idaho jury has found a Coeur d'Alene man guilty of molesting a 5-year-old child and infecting her with gonorrhea.
Old Glory returns to piney pinnacle
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — O say, can you see?
She's back, flying her patriotic colors high above the Idaho Panhandle National Forest.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho inspectors have already intercepted 14 boats carrying invasive mussels into the state nearly a month into inspection season, officials said.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Authorities have identified a northern Idaho man struck and killed by a train as 42-year-old Michael E. Hart of Post Falls.
- Idaho State JournalHIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL STATE TOURNAMENT SCORESMay 18, 2019
- The Spokesman-ReviewHundreds ring in New Year with icy dip in Lake Coeur d'Alene for Polar Bear PlungeJanuary 2, 2019
- Idaho State JournalPrep roundup 10-19-18: Century's soccer teams advance to state consolation championshipsOctober 21, 2018
- Idaho State JournalHS football: Highland burned for 500 yards in 42-20 loss at Coeur d'AleneSeptember 22, 2018
- Idaho State JournalHS football: Highland remains top-ranked 5A team in latest media pollSeptember 19, 2018
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Tundra swans are dying along the Coeur d'Alene River flood plain in northern Idaho.
Boise State Public Radio reports an average of 150 tundra swans are found dead in the...
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho woman under investigation in the death of her husband has been sentenced to prison for embezzlement.
News outlets reported Tuesday that 64-year-old Lori...
RATHDRUM, Idaho (AP) — Tired of seeing trash on the side of the road, Tonee Trzcinski decided to clean it up herself.
She felt increasingly horrified as she went along with her...
Last Pearl Harbor survivor in the Spokane area has died
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — The last veteran in the Spokane area to have survived the attack on Pearl Harbor has died.
A memorial service was held Friday in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, for...
North Idaho College booster club faces athletic inquiry
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — North Idaho College officials say representatives from the Northwest Athletic Conference are investigating the use of booster club funds for the school's athletic...
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Mike Anderson ate stir-fried squash last summer that excited his palate.
His mother-in-law used the squash grown in local compost to prepare a dish that was...
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho fish and game officials are warning people in the Panhandle to watch out for grizzles during black bear season.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A longtime teacher at a northern Idaho elementary school has been indicted on charges of sexual abuse of a child and lewd conduct with a minor.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A federal judge has upheld two of three death penalties for a man convicted in a gruesome child kidnapping and murder case, and put a third death sentence on hold for...
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A northern Idaho man has been charged with arson and aggravated battery after prosecutors say he doused his girlfriend with kerosene and lit her on fire.
Idaho teen says he made $35k in 4 days plowing Seattle
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A northern Idaho teen says he made $35,000 in four days by charging as much as $750 an hour to plow during the early-February snowstorms in...
Police: Man travels to have sex with underage girl
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — An Oregon man potentially faces a 15-year prison sentence after authorities said he traveled 365 miles (587 kilometers) to have a sex with a teenage girl.
The Coeur d'Alene Press reports 36-year-old Eric Anderson, of Damascus, Oregon, was charged Thursday with one felony count of using the internet to entice a child under the age of 16 for sex.
Idaho State Police could add more motorcycle patrols
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho State Police troopers could start patrolling Pocatello and Coeur d'Alene on motorcycles.
Idaho State Police Colonel Kedrick Wills told the Legislature's budget-setting Joint Finance-Appropriations Committee on Tuesday that motorcycle troopers can do traffic enforcement as well as help with special events such as a popular Ironman competition in Coeur d'Alene.
Bill that could void Idaho Medicaid expansion to get hearing
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A Senate panel voted Monday to hold a hearing on legislation to drop Medicaid expansion in Idaho if the federal government changes the percentage it pays for the program.
The bill sponsored by Republican Sen. Mary Souza of Coeur d'Alene also authorizes an optional workforce training program. The Senate Health and Welfare Committee voted 5-4 to hold the hearing.
Woman pleads guilty to embezzling housing funds
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, woman who remains under investigation for the suspicious death of her husband has pleaded guilty to embezzling more than a half million dollars from the North Idaho Housing Coalition.
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Northern Idaho man gets up to 10 years for infant’s death
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A northern Idaho man convicted of killing his girlfriend's 7-month-old daughter has been sentenced to five to 10 years in prison.
First District Judge Scott Wayman said Monday that 24-year-old Cody Hull will have to serve at least five years before he can be eligible for parole on the voluntary manslaughter conviction.
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Adult film actress pleads innocent to murder for hire
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — An adult film actress from Post Falls, Idaho, is pleading innocent to charges that she tried to hire someone to kill another person.
The Spokesman-Review reported that 31-year-old Katrina L. Danforth entered the plea on Wednesday in federal court in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.
Danforth makes adult films under the name Lynn Pleasant.
70-year-old driver killed in crash near Post Falls, Idaho
POST FALLS, Idaho (AP) — A 70-year-old Coeur d'Alene man died in a single-vehicle crash near Post Falls.
The Kootenai County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene at about 10 p.m. Monday.
The driver had struck a light pole at West Seltice Way and North Beck Road. He had to be extricated from his vehicle and was pronounced dead.
Bald eagles return to Lake Coeur d’Alene for salmon spawn
LAKE COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Scores of eagles are back at Lake Coeur d'Alene.
The Spokesman-Review reports migrating bald eagles stop every year at the lake from November to February to catch spawning kokanee salmon.
School officials raise concerns about new Idaho website
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho State Department of Education has rolled out a website featuring its new K-12 Report Card, but district officials say some school information is misleading.
Snowmobile driver dies in crash in Idaho
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho man died in a snowmobile crash near Coeur d'Alene.
Idaho State Police troopers said the crash happened Sunday afternoon.
KBOI-TV reports that Benjamini Millward of Oldtown, Idaho was driving his snowmobile and failed to negotiate a left hand turn.
Incoming freshman Congressman Fulcher not naive about DC
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Incoming freshman congressman Russ Fulcher said he's "not naive" about his role in Washington, D.C.
As the new kid on the block, he doesn't anticipate the next Speaker of the House will ask his opinion on the issues of the day.
The Coeur d'Alene Press reports that Fulcher plans to focus on constituent services.
2 charged with embezzling $800,000 from amusement park
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Two northern Idaho residents have been indicted by a grand jury and face charges that they embezzled $800,000 from an amusement park.
Forty-four-year-old Melissa K. Foeller and 43-year-old Christopher A. Wyatt each face five counts of grand theft following the indictments filed Wednesday in 1st District Court.
Foeller worked as an accounting manager at Silverwood Theme Park in Athol. Wyatt was Silverwood's former chief financial officer.
Man found not guilty of committing hate crime
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho man charged with a felony hate crime has been acquitted.
A jury on Thursday found Richard Sovenski, 52, of Hayden, not guilty of malicious harassment, but guilty of a misdemeanor charge of battery, the Coeur d'Alene Press reported .