Stories tagged: kootenai county fairgrounds
Thu., Aug. 18, 2016, 4 p.m.
North Idaho State Fair a romp around the world
If the mix of entertainment seems eclectic at the North Idaho State Fair next week, that’s no accident. Fair organizers went looking for attractions representing different corners of the globe …
Mon., July 11, 2016, midnight
New Julyamsh venue a homecoming for Coeur d’Alene Tribe
Quanah Matheson was watching rodeo at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds last year when realized the arena would be a great spot for Julyamsh, the largest outdoor powwow in the Northwest. …
Sat., March 5, 2016, 4:34 p.m.
Ted Cruz draws more than 3,000 to Coeur d’Alene rally
Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz took a victory lap Saturday in front of hundreds of Inland Northwest voters and pleaded with those supporting other candidates to unite against frontrunner Donald …
Fri., Aug. 22, 2014, 11:19 a.m.
Woman reports attempted rape at Kootenai County fairgrounds
A woman told police that she was attacked by two men who tried to rape her in the parking lot of the Kootenai County fairgrounds Thursday night.
Thu., Aug. 22, 2013, midnight
North Idaho Fair opens with updated feel, same traditions
Dane Dugan has a confession: “I’m a fair junkie, there’s no denying it.” He loves it so much he sleeps at the county fair. Actually that’s more of a necessity …
Fri., Aug. 16, 2013, midnight
Summer fun, Idaho style
Call it quaint or down-to-earth, if you like. The North Idaho Fair & Rodeo may not sizzle with celebrity entertainers and souped-up tractor pulls. But it’s got pluck and is …
Sun., Sept. 2, 2012, midnight
Coeur d’Alene Music Festival aims to fill community need
The Coeur d’Alene Music Festival got off to an ambitious but somewhat slow start, a reflection of the struggle local musicians face in an area some say is saturated with …
Fri., Aug. 27, 2010, 7:50 p.m.
Suspicious briefcase in CdA contained explosive
A suspicious briefcase found near the Kootenai County Fairgrounds this evening contained some kind of explosive device. The briefcase was reported at 5:50 p.m. by passersby who spotted it while …
Wed., April 7, 2010, midnight
Hide auction set for CdA this year
For the first time in seven years, the Idaho Department of Fish and Game’s annual hide and fur auction is set to take place in Coeur d’Alene. The department sells …
Tue., Sept. 18, 2007, midnight
Campaign starts to show support for fairgrounds events center
Kootenai County residents and businesses need to show the County Commission they want an 80,000-square-foot multiuse events center at the fairgrounds by getting out their pocketbooks and donating. The Kootenai …