*Manslaughter charge filed in NIC death: Former student allegedly gave drug/Taryn Brodwater, Spokesman-Review -- How many Boomers can say: There, but for the grace of God, go I?
*Bonners Ferry jolly over St. Nick's visits/Lucy Dukes, Hagadone News Network -- Better late than never.
*Poffenroth joins 400 club: Coeur d'Alene trips Trojans to give ex-CV coach a big memory/Greg Lee, Spokesman-Review -- The Coeur d'Alene Vik girls BB program is in good hands -- with Poffenroth. Saaalute.
*Spokane County votes to vote by mail/Amy Cannata, Spokesman-Review -- You know, I'm beginning to think that voting by mail might be a better approach after all.
*CdA Tribe donates $100K: Money will help with construction of new CdA chamber building/Marc Stewart, Coeur d'Alene Press -- Another nice gesture from the former owners of this place.