Stories tagged: kootenai county
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
Democrats did poorly throughout North Idaho, but managed to pickup a few seats in southern Idaho.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 5:49 p.m.
A man was killed early Monday morning near Post Falls in what Kootenai County Sheriff’s deputies are describing as a home invasion that turned into a fatal shooting.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 1, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
In second day of testimony, Dennis Magner says he has no memory of crash that killed three on Lake Coeur d’Alene
During his second day of testimony, former Spokane advertising executive Dennis Magner told jurors he had no recollection of crashing his boat into another vessel on Lake Coeur d’Alene two …
UPDATED: Mon., July 30, 2018, 3:46 p.m.
North Idaho firefighters are battling several small brush fires near the Coeur d’Alene Airport. Jim Lyons, spokesman for Northern Lakes Fire District, said crews were battling about seven fires, though …
UPDATED: Thu., July 12, 2018, 10:48 p.m.
A missing North Idaho woman who is wanted on grand theft charges is now a suspect in her husband’s death.
UPDATED: Thu., July 12, 2018, 8:42 p.m.
Detectives raided two Coeur d’Alene businesses and seized dozens of cases of wine and four kegs of beer earlier this week amid allegations the products had not been sold through …
UPDATED: Thu., July 5, 2018, 10:02 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene entrepreneur Nicholas R. Smoot, who has gained attention for his work in bringing an internet startup culture to North Idaho, was arrested Wednesday under suspicion of domestic battery.
UPDATED: Wed., June 27, 2018, 8:35 a.m.
A North Idaho teen accidentally shot in the face by his older brother likely will have his eyes removed as part of medical recovery.
Mon., June 25, 2018, 3:39 p.m.
A 13-year-old was hospitalized Friday after Kootenai County Sheriff’s deputies say he was accidentally shot in the face with a shotgun.
UPDATED: Wed., June 6, 2018, 10:40 p.m.
Two Sandpoint Police Department officers were justified in returning fire and killing a man who reportedly shot at them while they responded to a small apartment complex in west Sandpoint …
UPDATED: Tue., June 5, 2018, 1:51 p.m.
The family of a 21-year-old who was killed in a car accident Friday has filed a restraining order against the Kootenai County Coroner’s office alleging they kept her body against …
UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 8:31 p.m.
Footage shows violent altercation between army vet, officers at Coeur d’Alene hospital; both sides blame other for escalation
Harrison McLean writhed in pain as his wife, Lindsay, drove him to the Kootenai Health emergency room last summer following an allergic stomach reaction. Just a short while later, both …
Thu., May 10, 2018
A crowded ballot for Kootenai County Commissioner District 3 shows some familiar names. In 2016, Bob Bingham edged Leslie Duncan in the last Kootenai County commissioner primary. Bingham earned 29.2 …
UPDATED: Mon., May 7, 2018, 9:09 a.m.
Less than a week after she was knocked off the ballot, former Idaho state Rep. Kathy Sims was granted another chance to return to the Legislature. First District Judge Richard …
UPDATED: Fri., May 4, 2018, 10:04 p.m.
A Rathdrum man has been charged with first-degree murder in the November death of a 7-month-old girl.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 4:18 p.m.
Kootenai County has 4,565 active warrants filed in its courthouse, 254 of the felony variety.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 12, 2018, 11:09 p.m.
The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office found a missing snowmobiler in the Panhandle National Forest.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 3:53 p.m.
A 73-year-old man was killed when his vehicle left the roadway near the Kootenai County and Benewah County line. Robert R. Westbrook, of Smelterville, Idaho, was reported missing at about …
Sun., Oct. 29, 2017
If a jury decides this week that Jonathan D. Renfro should receive the death penalty for killing Coeur d’Alene Police Sgt. Greg Moore, many of the jurors will never see …
Tue., Oct. 24, 2017, 3:45 p.m.
Halloween is all about candy, of course, but it can also include beer. Among your foamier options for celebrating the season:
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 9:39 p.m.
Several jurors leaned forward with stern looks and put their hands over their mouths Thursday as prosecutors trucked out gruesome photographs showing what a bullet fired only inches away can …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 11, 2017, 2:52 p.m.
A sock-and-sandal wearing bank robber left a Hayden-area bank empty-handed, Thursday.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
North Idaho saw its first case of locally acquired West Nile Virus when a person over the age of 50 tested positive for the virus this week.
UPDATED: Sun., July 2, 2017, 8:14 p.m.
A hiker who went missing in the area of Liberty Lake Regional Park has been found. Jacob Caravalho appears to have walked 27 miles from where he left his vehicle.
Sun., June 11, 2017, 12:06 p.m.
Kootenai County Sheriff’s deputies arrested two suspected car thieves Saturday with numerous stolen items in their possession.
UPDATED: Wed., June 7, 2017, 8:30 p.m.
The case against a man suspected of killing a two-year-old girl last summer may hinge on a timeline established by the girl’s mother – a timeline defense attorneys claim is …
UPDATED: Mon., April 24, 2017, 10:40 p.m.
Kootenai County deputies arrested a man suspected in an extensive mail theft ring involving perhaps 400 victims.
Tue., April 18, 2017, 5:52 p.m.
An Idaho man who struck a 5-year-old boy and photographed him naked with a sign covering his genitals has been sentenced to 50 days in jail and two years of …
UPDATED: Sat., April 8, 2017, 2 p.m.
One of two Kootenai County inmates who escaped from the Yakima County Correctional Center on Tuesday has been captured.
UPDATED: Mon., March 27, 2017, 11:09 p.m.
The number of inmates in Kootenai County’s custody reached an all-time high over the weekend as county leaders moved forward with plans to expand the jail, which has been overcrowded …