Frank Henderson, 91, a long-time political leader and supporter of economic development in Kootenai County, died at Hospice House late Monday night. Henderson served in the Idaho Legislature as a representative from Post Falls. He also served as a Kootenai County commissioner and mayor of Post Falls.
WILDLIFE -- A black bear that has been causing problems from patios to chicken coops in the Five Mile Area was killed by Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officers today. The young bear was killed with the help of houndsmen. "It had been causing...
OLYMPIA -- Legislative leaders met with the governor and his budget chief today in what were variously described as a "useful meeting" and a "good discussion."
Don't read that to expect a quick resolution to the dispute over the state budget.
My column last Sunday told the story of Joanne Martin, a Medical Lake woman who received a 10-cent check as her settlement from a huge class-action lawsuit against mega-wireless carrier Sprint.
Sure. That predicament was entertaining.
But some readers were more intrigued by my affection for the killer coffeecake that Joanne served me as we sat arou