Stories tagged: Coeur d'Alene
Sat., Aug. 29, 2015
Skyline blanks Coeur d’Alene
MOSCOW, Idaho – Skyline football coach Scott Berger was trying to put his team’s 22-0 shutout of Coeur d’Alene into perspective Friday. Berger looked back to 2013 when the Grizzlies …
Fri., Aug. 28, 2015
Area wildfires shake up Idaho football’s opening weekend
Poor air quality as a result of wildfires in the region have had North Idaho high schools scrambling to figure out options for scheduled season-opening games this weekend. It’s been …
Wed., Aug. 26, 2015
Pickleball a growing social sport in Coeur d’Alene
Pickleball. It’s not the fastest sport in the world, but it is one of the fastest-growing sports in America. “It’s social and a great way to get exercise,” said Pat …
Sat., Aug. 8, 2015
‘Love locks’ starting to appear on Spokane bridge
The 60 or so metal padlocks hang from the cables strung between the supports of the Sandifur Bridge near Peaceful Valley. They offer a visual juxtaposition – the moving water …
Thu., Aug. 6, 2015
Conservationists ask Spokane-area water users to conserve, protect river
As a drought measure, John Osborn has cut his daily shower to two minutes. He’s installed low-flush toilets in his home and replaced his lawn with low-water landscaping.
Sun., Aug. 2, 2015
Coeur d’Alene planning redevelopment of Sherman Avenue
Depending on who you ask, the east gateway to Coeur d’Alene is either a thriving business district or an urban blemish. An up-and-coming working neighborhood with grit, or drab and …
Sat., Aug. 1, 2015
Artists flock to Coeur d’Alene weekend art, food festivals
It’s hard to say where one festival ends and another begins. This weekend in downtown Coeur d’Alene, food, art and entertainment are everywhere. Artists and vendors have flocked to the …
Fri., July 31, 2015
CdA festivals create feast for the senses
Under the tall pines of North Idaho College, an explosion of art is about to happen. Nearly 200 artists – many from around here and some from as far away …
Wed., July 29, 2015
Grazing goats fatally stabbed in Coeur d’Alene
Three of the goats used by the city of Coeur d’Alene for weed control were stabbed at a city well, leaving one nearly decapitated and a second mortally wounded. Police …
Tue., July 28, 2015
Lumbermen awaken bats before State
The Coeur d’Alene American Legion baseball team won’t take a grab bag approach to its lineup when the Idaho state tournament begins tonight. Because the Lumbermen had a state berth …
Wed., July 22, 2015, 8:51 a.m.
Small Tubbs Hill fire contained
A small brush fire threatened six homes on Tubbs Hill last night. Four different agencies responded to the fire, which was reported at 8:30 p.m. and burned about an acre.
Wed., July 22, 2015
Todd Gilkey named AD at St. Maries after reassignment last year at Coeur d’Alene
Reassigned two months ago, Todd Gilkey will continue as an athletic director, but not at Coeur d’Alene High School. Gilkey, 51, is returning to St. Maries, where he was an …
Mon., July 20, 2015, 5:04 p.m.
City seeks to dismiss religious freedom suit
Lawyers for a pair of Coeur d’Alene ministers think they have a strong case for establishing a religious exemption for businesses to refuse to take part in same-sex wedding ceremonies …
Thu., July 16, 2015
Baseball coaches Rook, Grunenfelder angry over firings
Two highly successful North Idaho high school baseball coaches have been fired. Nick Rook of Coeur d’Alene and Tom Grunenfelder of Lewiston were dismissed in recent weeks.
Mon., July 13, 2015
Artist-engineers put creativity on parade at Kinetic Fest
The mighty wheel, ingenuity and whimsy came together Sunday in an eclectic celebration in Coeur d’Alene’s Riverstone development. Kinetic Fest challenged creative types to assemble human-powered vehicles for a parade …
Thu., June 25, 2015, 1:14 p.m.
Driver in crash near Athol faces manslaughter charge
A 34-year-old Coeur d’Alene man faces a criminal charge of vehicular manslaughter for the June 7 crash that killed his passenger on a service road north of Athol. Investigators have …
Thu., June 25, 2015
After dropping 175 pounds, Spokane woman readies for Ironman
Megan Steeber has a story to tell. A story about weighing so much that her electronic scale stopped working. About losing half that weight, gaining a new life and competing …
Sat., June 20, 2015
Police advise assault charge in fight at U-Hi football camp
Spokane Valley police are recommending a fourth-degree misdemeanor assault charge against a Coeur d’Alene football player who allegedly ripped a helmet off a Sandpoint player and hit him with it …
Fri., June 19, 2015, 2:14 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene football player may be charged with assault
Spokane Valley police are recommending a misdemeanor assault charge against a Coeur d’Alene High School football player who allegedly ripped the helmet off a Sandpoint High player and hit him …
Sat., June 6, 2015
Former coin dealer ordered to repay $580,000
A former Coeur d’Alene coin dealer recently jailed for theft will have to dig deeper into his own pocket to repay victims of what authorities describe as a gold and …
Wed., May 20, 2015
Ex-employee of Red Robin alleges workplace racism
A former employee has filed a federal lawsuit, with the Idaho Human Rights Commission’s blessing, against Red Robin restaurants claiming wrongful termination after she complained about alleged racist comments made …
Wed., May 13, 2015
Memorial honors Washington law enforcement, Moore
Grief and respect transcended borders Tuesday, as the annual event memorializing fallen Washington state law enforcement officers adopted a broader look at the job given recent events in Coeur d’Alene …
Fri., May 8, 2015
Area roundup: Lake City knocks out Coeur d’Alene in baseball
Two days after their would-be, state-clinching victory was stripped because of a pitching-rule violation, the Coeur d’Alene baseball team experienced another heartbreaker Thursday with a 10-5 5A Region I loss …
Wed., May 6, 2015, 8:39 a.m.
Nine arrested in prostitution sting at Coeur d’Alene Casino
A two-night law enforcement operation targeting prostitution at the Coeur d’Alene casino last week ended with nine arrests, the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office said Wednesday.
Mon., May 4, 2015
Environmental advocacy lawyer Scott Reed dies at age 87
Coeur d’Alene lawyer Scott Reed, whose long career was highlighted by cases to protect natural areas from development and maintain public access to places like Tubbs Hill and Sanders Beach, …
Sun., May 3, 2015
Kamiakin girls, CV boys win Strandberg
The Central Valley girls track team met its equal Saturday at the Strandberg Relays. Featuring quantity and quality, three-time defending State 3A champion Kamiakin posted 175 points to capture the …
Mon., April 13, 2015
CdA food truck event serves as test drive
Even with a bracing wind blowing off the lake, the first food truck rally in downtown Coeur d’Alene did a brisk business Sunday. Hundreds lined up for grilled cheese sandwiches, …
Thu., April 9, 2015
Prep track notebook: CdA’s Kaitlyn Gunnerson hurdles toward records
Kaitlyn Gunnerson is running for times this spring. The Coeur d’Alene senior naturally wants to defend her state championship in the 100-meter hurdles and capture a title in the 300 …
Sun., March 29, 2015
Huckleberries: Coeur d’Alene’s charms win over travel writer
You can count travel writer Josh Noel as another outsider who is gobsmacked by viewtiful Coeur d’Alene. Superlatives ran wild last week when Noel wrote about the Lake City for …
Wed., March 11, 2015, 12:53 p.m.
Reward offered for clues in cold cases of two missing women
Crime Stoppers of the Inland Northwest is offering a reward for information in the cases of two women who disappeared from Coeur d’Alene in 1986.