Hecla Mining: Q4 Earnings SnapshotFebruary 15, 2023 GMT
COEUR D`ALENE, Idaho (AP) — COEUR D`ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Hecla Mining Co. (HL) on Wednesday reported a fourth-quarter loss of $4.5 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
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Man police shot after vehicles rammed in Idaho diesDecember 31, 2022 GMT
POST FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Police have confirmed a man shot by police Thursday after they say he was ramming vehicles in Post Falls, Idaho, has died.
Coeur d’Alene police said Friday that an officer shot Randy Ness, 57, after police received reports of a man ramming parked cars and structures in Post Falls, KREM-TV reported.
Police shoot man they say was ramming vehicles in IdahoDecember 30, 2022 GMT
POST FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Officers shot a motorist who was ramming vehicles in Post Falls, Idaho, and a patrol car on Interstate 90, police said.
The Post Falls Police Department said officers tried to stop a man driving a truck Thursday morning who appeared to be intentionally hitting other cars in Post Falls.
Patriot Front member pleads guilty to disturbing the peaceNovember 30, 2022 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — One of the 31 members of a white supremacist group arrested near an Idaho Pride event earlier this year has pleaded guilty to disturbing the peace.
Police: 3 killed in head-on collision near Coeur d’AleneNovember 19, 2022 GMT
COEUR d'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Three people died in a head-on vehicle collision on U.S. 95 near Coeur d’Alene on Friday, according to police.
A Ford truck traveling north on U.S. 95 crossed into the southbound lanes and crashed into a Subaru Legacy in Kootenai County at about 5:30 p.m.
4 Patriot Front members plead not guilty in Coeur d’AleneAugust 16, 2022 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Four more members of the white nationalist hate group Patriot Front pleaded not guilty Monday in Coeur d’Alene to misdemeanor charges of conspiracy to riot.
The men are among the 31 Patriot Front members accused of planning to violently disrupt a Pride celebration on June 11 in Coeur d’Alene City Park, the Coeur d'Alene Press reported.
Idaho officials will allow remote bidding for state landsJuly 28, 2022 GMT
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho officials are looking to expand the number of participants in auctions for state lands and potentially bring in more money by allowing remote bidding.
The announcement by the Idaho Department of Lands on Wednesday comes ahead of an Aug.
6 members of white supremacist group appear in Idaho courtJuly 19, 2022 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Six of the 31 members of a white supremacist group who were arrested near a northern Idaho pride event last month pleaded not guilty Monday to misdemeanor charges of conspiracy to riot.
Woman, boy rescued on Coeur d’Alene RiverJuly 4, 2022 GMT
KELLOGG, Idaho (AP) — Two people were rescued from the Coeur d’Alene River after being pulled underwater by a swift current.
The Shoshone County Sheriff’s Office received a report of two people drowning in the river on Saturday.
Experts: Anti-LGBTQ rhetoric could galvanize extremistsJune 14, 2022 GMT
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — As hate speech targeting LGBTQ people increases among some far-right influencers and others online, experts are warning that extremist groups may see the rhetoric as a call to action.
Idaho dance group stuck in Ireland because of COVID-19March 22, 2022 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — The Red Hot Mamas musical-comedy group from Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, gave a well-received performance at the March 17 St. Patrick’s Festival Parade in Limerick, Ireland, but some members had to stay in the country longer than expected after testing positive for COVID-19.
Kootenai County sheriff says staff vacancies hurt responsesMarch 3, 2022 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — The sheriff of Kootenai County, Idaho, said the deadly shooting Monday night near Hauser Lake was the latest example of increased violent crime and the shortage of deputies at the sheriff’s office to respond.
Police: Man kills 1, wounds 1 in shooting, then shoots selfFebruary 12, 2022 GMT
POST FALLS, Idaho. (AP) — A man forced his way into an Idaho Falls residence, shot a woman, fatally shot a man and then shot himself in Coeur d'Alene after police located him in a stopped vehicle, police said.
Fresh lawsuits challenge Idaho’s new redistricting mapsDecember 16, 2021 GMT
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Two fresh lawsuits have been filed with the Idaho Supreme Court against the state's redistricting commission, with one challenging the state's new U.S. congressional district map and the other challenging the state legislative map.
Electioneering questions persist in northern IdahoNovember 11, 2021 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A northern Idaho poll worker illegally handed out critical race theory information to voters on election day earlier this month, a former school board member said.
Kootenai County Clerk Jim Brannon condemned such actions and asked anyone who witnessed wrongdoing at the polls to file a formal complaint, the Coeur d’Alene Press reported Thursday.
Missing Oregon mom dead, daughter alive in Idaho forestNovember 6, 2021 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Two missing Oregon women were found in an Idaho forest Friday, the mother dead from the elements and the disabled daughter alive with their broken down vehicle.
A hunter discovered the mother’s body in the Solitaire Saddle area of the Panhandle National Forest and reported it to the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office at 11:45 a.m.
Body found in vehicle submerged in Idaho’s Fernan LakeOctober 24, 2021 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Police in Idaho say they have found a body in a vehicle submerged in Fernan Lake that was last seen being driven by a Coeur d'Alene woman in September.
Rare grizzly bear confirmed in northern Idaho forestOctober 15, 2021 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Wildlife managers in northern Idaho are warning people to be on the watch for grizzly bears after one was recently reported in the Coeur d'Alene National Forest.
Idaho Fish and Game regional wildlife biologist Barb McCall Moore said in a statement that the bear was confirmed northeast of Magee on Oct.
Idaho hospital says crush of COVID patients getting worseOctober 7, 2021 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — The Northern Idaho hospital that was the first in the state to institute health care rationing due to surging COVID-19 cases says the situation is growing worse.
Kootenai Health reported a record 150 coronavirus inpatients on Wednesday, with 43 requiring critical care, 17 on ventilators, and two patients under the age of 18.
Misinformation leads to animosity toward health care workersSeptember 29, 2021 GMT
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A constant barrage of misinformation has Idaho health care workers facing increased animosity from some patients and community members, officials say. It's gotten so bad in northern Idaho that some Kootenai Health employees are scared to go to the grocery store if they haven't changed out of their scrubs, said hospital spokeswoman Caiti Bobbitt on Tuesday.
Anti-mask mob shuts down Coeur d’Alene school board meetingSeptember 25, 2021 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — The Coeur d’Alene School District’s Board of Trustees canceled a special meeting on Friday to consider a temporary COVID-19 mask mandate after protesters swarmed the building.
Northern Idaho community college president terminatedSeptember 23, 2021 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — The board of trustees of a northern Idaho community college has fired the school’s president in what one board member who opposed the move called 100% retaliation.
The board with a 3-2 vote Wednesday fired Rick MacLennan, ending his five-year term.
COVID surge pushes much of Idaho toward medical rationingSeptember 14, 2021 GMT
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho's public health officials say crisis standards of care are imminent for the state's most populated region as hospitals continue to be overrun with unvaccinated coronavirus patients.
Northern Idaho’s anti-government streak hampers COVID fightSeptember 12, 2021 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Northern Idaho has a long and deep streak of anti-government activism that has confounded attempts to battle a COVID-19 outbreak overwhelming hospitals in the deeply conservative region.
In COVID-slammed Idaho, schools risk buckling hospitalsSeptember 9, 2021 GMT
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — When Idaho public health officials announced this week that northern hospitals were so crowded with coronavirus patients that they would be allowed to ration health care, roughly 11,000 kids in Coeur d'Alene were packing lunches, climbing on buses or grabbing backpacks for their first day of school.
Gonzaga coach Mark Few cited for DUI in IdahoSeptember 8, 2021 GMT
COEUR d'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Gonzaga basketball coach Mark Few has been cited for driving under the influence and said he exhibited “poor judgement” operating a motor vehicle after consuming alcohol.
Crews recover body of man who fell in Lake Coeur d’AleneAugust 24, 2021 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — The Kootenai County Sheriff's office says search crews have recovered the body of a man who disappeared in Lake Coeur d'Alene on Sunday.
The sheriff's office said in a prepared statement that the man was in his 40s, and his body was found about 200 yards from shore near City Beach, the Coeur d'Alene Press reported.
Northern Idaho’s housing costs drive away police recruitsJuly 6, 2021 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — High housing prices in northern Idaho are making it difficult to attract police officers, law enforcement officials say.
Coeur d’Alene Police Capt. Dave Hagar tells the Coeur d’Alene Press that low crime rates and an outdoor lifestyle are big draws but that skyrocketing housing prices are turning people away.
Spokane-Coeur d’Alene housing market booming, prices risingJuly 3, 2021 GMT
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The way Darin Watkins sees it, the real estate boom in the once-sleepy Spokane, Washington, metropolitan area is a numbers problem. Far too many people are moving in, far too few homes are being built and prices have skyrocketed.
Montana man who shot into crowd at Idaho bar sent to prisonJune 29, 2021 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A Montana man who pleaded guilty to firing into a crowd at a northern Idaho bar last year has been sentenced to up to 15 years in prison.
Austin L. Sherper, 25, of Whitefish, pleaded guilty in April to seven felonies including aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, The Coeur d'Alene Press reported.
Home on Lake Coeur d’Alene listed for sale at $27 millionJune 25, 2021 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A home on Lake Coeur d’Alene is for sale for $27 million, making it the most expensive home currently listed in Idaho and an indicator of the “entirely different type of wealth” coming into the fast-growing area.
85 abandoned dogs found in Idaho home after tenant evictedJune 16, 2021 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Police in northern Idaho say 85 dogs were found abandoned in a home where a tenant had recently been evicted.
The Kootenai Humane Society took in 66 of the dogs found in the Kellogg home on Monday.
Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin announces run for Idaho governorMay 20, 2021 GMT
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin announced Wednesday that she is running for governor, aligning her campaign with an emphasis on individual liberty, state sovereignty and traditional conservative values sure to play well in the deeply conservative state.
Sentencing in Coeur d’Alene shooting moved to JulyMay 15, 2021 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Sentencing for the man charged in the Fourth of July shootings in a Coeur d'Alene park has been moved to July 1.
Tyler Rambo had been scheduled to appear May 28 before Judge Cynthia Meyer, who ordered a presentence report be completed before that date.
N. Idaho representative to run for state Senate seatApril 1, 2021 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Republican Rep. Paul Amador of Coeur d’Alene plans to leave the Idaho House to run for a northern Idaho state Senate seat that’s being vacated...
Northern Idaho senator announces run for secretary of stateMarch 31, 2021 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A four-term northern Idaho Republican senator says she will run to become Idaho’s secretary of state...
Montana man to go to trial following Idaho bar shootingMarch 23, 2021 GMT
COEUR d’ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A jury trial for a Montana man accused of shooting into a crowd outside a bar in Idaho last year has been scheduled for April 28 after being delayed because of the coronavirus pandemic...
Woman pleads guilty to killing husband on Lake Coeur d’AleneFebruary 12, 2021 GMT
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A Coeur d’Alene, Idaho woman has pleaded guilty to killing her husband, who disappeared while boating in 2018...
Idaho AG: County ban on political apparel at polls incorrectOctober 28, 2020 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — It is legal to wear T-shirts or buttons supporting candidates or issues to the polls, as long there is no overt politicking done by that person, a new opinion from the Idaho attorney general's office states...
Northern Idaho may send new virus cases to Seattle, PortlandOctober 21, 2020 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho. (AP) — People with COVID-19 in Northern Idaho soon may have to be sent to Seattle or Portland, Oregon, because the region’s hospitals are nearing capacity...
At least 3 Idaho homes with Biden signs had them stolenOctober 9, 2020 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — At least three residents in Coeur d'Alene reported that their signs supporting presidential candidate Joe Biden were stolen and someone placed Confederate flags and conservative manifestos in their yards, the Coeur d'Alene Press RENO, Nev. (AP) — A federal judge has thrown out a defamation lawsuit a Western art collector filed against a prestigious auction house and the owner of a Reno gallery who claimed an early 20th century cowboy painting he sold for $750,000 was a fake...
Defamation lawsuit over alleged fake Western painting tossedAugust 14, 2018 GMT
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A federal judge has thrown out a defamation lawsuit a Western art collector filed against a prestigious auction house and the owner of a Reno gallery who claimed an early 20th century cowboy painting he sold for $750,000 was a fake...
Griffith, PaulJune 2, 2017 GMT
Paul Griffith, 35 Coeur d'Alene-born December of 1981 to Danial and Debra Griffith in Pocatello ID died may of 2017 CDA a celebration of Paul's life will be held Saturday may 3 from 3-6 at the Iron Horse 407 E Sherman Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814 and a memorial service will be held at a later date in Pocatello 2086643143
Takei’s tweet boosts solar roadways network ideaMay 29, 2014 GMT
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — When the helmsman of the USS Enterprise likes your invention, you know you're on the road to success.
George Takei, who portrayed Sulu on "Star Trek" and has more than 8 million followers on social media, plugged a North Idaho couple's idea for transforming roads, sidewalks and parking lots into solar surfaces.