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Friday, December 14, 2018  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Popular pond closes in Boise due to blue-green algae

A popular recreation pond in Boise has closed due to toxin-producing blue-green algae.


Total eclipse of the plans

Everyone I know has plans for the eclipse. In Boise, the sun will be 99.555 percent obscured – a very dramatic partial eclipse. But many of us want the whole …


Blue-green algae advisory issued for Cocolalla Lake

A blue-green algae advisory has been issued for Cocolalla Lake by the Panhandle Health District and the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality.


Blue-green algae bloom detected at Black Lake in North Idaho

A blue-green algae outbreak has been detected at Black Lake, one of the chain lakes along the Coeur d’Alene River.


Blue-green algae advisory lifted for Hayden and Avondale lakes

Blue-green algae advisories have been lifted for Hayden Lake and Avondale Lake, but remain in place for Fernan Lake.


Blue-green algae outbreak detected at Avondale Lake

Avondale has become the third North Idaho lake with a blue-green algae outbreak this summer.


Blue-green algae bloom now affects all of Fernan Lake

A blue-green algae bloom on the east side of Fernan Lake has spread and now impacts the entire lake.


Blue-green algae outbreaks lead to advisories for parts of Hayden and Fernan lakes

Blue-green algae outbreaks have been confirmed in parts of Hayden and Fernan lakes.


Crews plant native shrubs at Fernan Lake to battle algae problems

Native shrubs will become the front line for keeping phosphorous out of Fernan Lake. The erosion control project aims to improve water quality in the lake east of Coeur d’Alene, …


Chesrown’s former ranch could be returned to wetlands in proposed land swap

The Idaho Department of Fish and Game wants to acquire a 1,000-acre ranch along the Coeur d’Alene River through a land swap. The ranch has high wildlife habitat and recreation …


Health advisories lifted for Hayden, Avondale lakes

Health advisories related to blue-green algae outbreaks in Hayden Lake and Avondale Lake have been lifted, and the water in both lakes is again safe for fishing, swimming and domestic …


Toxic algae bloom found in Hayden Lake

Drought and heat are taking a toll on water quality in local lakes. A health advisory was issued today for Hayden Lake after sampling confirmed the presence of a blue-green …


UI researchers tracking sources of Fernan Lake algae

Strands of blue-green algae beading Fernan Lake’s shoreline are a common but unwelcome sight to Bill Miller and other residents living near the lake. The small lake east of Coeur …


Algae advisory lifted for Hayden Lake

A health advisory has been lifted for the sportman’s access on the northeast end of Hayden Lake.


Health advisory issued for Fernan Lake

A health advisory was issued Friday for Fernan Lake, where toxic blue-green algae was found in the water.


Health advisory lifted for Hayden Lake

Authorities have lifted a health advisory issued last week for Hayden Lake after high concentrations of blue-green algae were found.


Algae health advisory at Fernan Lake lifted

Blue-green algae is no longer a threat to recreation at Fernan Lake, the Panhandle Health District says.


Algae warning at Fernan Lake

People recreating at Fernan Lake east of downtown Coeur d’Alene are being advised to avoid a bloom of blue-green algae. The naturally occurring bacteria can produce toxins harmful to humans …


Fernan Lake algae bloom prompts health advisory

People recreating at Fernan Lake east of downtown Coeur d’Alene are being advised to avoid a bloom of blue-green algae. The naturally occurring bacteria can produce toxins harmful to humans …


Hauser Lake warning lifted

A health advisory issued last week for the Hauser Lake shoreline has been lifted.


Harmful algae blooms found in Hauser Lake

Blue-green algae blooms have been detected in Hauser Lake, and people should avoid areas of algae growth along the shorelines.