Stories tagged: kootenai health
Sun., Feb. 25, 2018, 7 a.m.
14 townhouses planned for Perry District vacant lot
A $2.3 million, 14-unit townhouse development near Spokane’s South Perry District was issued construction permits by the city earlier this week.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 10:32 p.m.
One dead in head-on collision near Sagle, Idaho
One man has died from his injuries Thursday following a head-on collision on Highway 95 Wednesday evening near Sagle, Idaho.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 8:18 p.m.
Kootenai Health transferring adult day care operations to Bennett House
Beginning Dec. 1, Bennett House Adult Day Care Center will provide care for former clients of Kootenai Health, which is closing its adult day care.
Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 6 a.m.
The Dirt: Kootenai Health looks to $4.3M pharmacy project
Kootenai Health has been issued permits for a $4.3 million pharmacy expansion, the tail end of work on a $45.2 million project expanding the hospital’s emergency department and operating rooms.
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 6 p.m.
Around the Corner
$25K gift to provide sensory rehab room Kootenai Health has received $25,000 from Alliance Data to expand the treatment and resources available to those using outpatient pediatric rehabilitation.
Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 5:03 p.m.
Plans call for lodging center at Kootenai Health
Growth at Kootenai Health is backing plans to build a lodging center on the hospital campus, with one side of the facility as a Ronald McDonald House, for use by …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 6:49 p.m.
Four injured in hit-and-run collision near Stateline
Four people were injured Tuesday evening – including two teenage girls – in a hit-and-run collision near Stateline.
UPDATED: Thu., July 27, 2017, 2:16 p.m.
Toddler hospitalized after getting hit with vehicle in Coeur d’Alene parking lot
A toddler was hospitalized Wednesday evening after being struck with a vehicle in a parking lot in Coeur d’Alene.
UPDATED: Mon., June 19, 2017, 8:39 p.m.
Police recommend manslaughter charge after fatal altercation in downtown Coeur d’Alene
Police are recommending a manslaughter charge against a 21-year-old man who was involved in an altercation early Sunday in downtown Coeur d’Alene.
UPDATED: Tue., May 16, 2017, 10:07 p.m.
Boy killed after being ejected from vehicle in crash north of Spirit Lake
A boy was killed after being ejected from a vehicle during a crash on Peregrine Road north of Spirit Lake, Idaho Monday evening.
Sun., May 7, 2017, 4 a.m.
Spokane mom has knee replacement at 40, joining part of fastest-growing demographic for surgery
After years of chronic pain, Spokane resident Carrie Day had two knee replacements this year. She’s 40, part of the fastest growing U.S. demographic for total knee replacements.
UPDATED: Wed., March 8, 2017, 8:56 p.m.
Woman dead in Kootenai Health parking lot
Coeur d’Alene Police are investigating the death of a woman in the parking lot of Kootenai Health.
Tue., Feb. 14, 2017
Coeur d’Alene hospital’s cuddle support has babies at heart
A total of 10 volunteers support Kootenai Health’s Cuddler program. Working four-hour shifts, Cuddler helpers show for baby-holding duty wearing color-coded pink scrubs around nursing staff in navy and light …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
Team of Kootenai Health doctors amputate man’s leg at crash scene to save his life
A team of doctors and a nurse from Kootenai Health did something they had never done before on Thursday. They crawled into the cab of a wrecked semi and amputated …
Sun., Nov. 13, 2016, 7:15 a.m.
Blue Cross funneling thousands of Kootenai County customers into new restricted health care network
Blue Cross of Idaho is moving some of its health insurance customers in Kootenai County to a network care model next year in an effort to lower costs. About 7,000 …
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 6 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene doctor knew nothing of Las Vegas stripper wife’s drug empire
Dr. Stanley Toelle’s money flowed freely to support the lifestyle of his Las Vegas wife, Loren. In a court statement, she says he had no idea she was involved in …
Thu., Oct. 20, 2016, 4:21 p.m.
Kootenai Health teddy bear clinic gets kids comfortable with hospital
Kootenai Health Pediatric Services will hold a Teddy Bear Clinic on Saturday at the hospital in Coeur d’Alene. The goal is to help children have a better understanding of how …
Wed., Sept. 28, 2016, 11:23 a.m.
Fifth-grade students in Spokane and Kootenai counties will receive wearable devices to track physical activity
About 7,100 fifth-graders in Spokane and Kootenai counties will receive wearable devices to track their physical activity.
Sun., March 6, 2016, 4 a.m.
Huckleberries: Old ad captures radio legend’s former celebrity
In Coeur d’Alene, radio legend John Rook was known for his short-lived KCDA radio station that shook up the local political establishment — not for the clout he once had …
Mon., Feb. 29, 2016, 3:55 p.m.
From babies to boomers, CdA hospital grasps health trends with expansion
A major new addition to Coeur d’Alene’s hospital will open within weeks, catering to patient needs and expectations from births through procedures for an aging population. “We have the babies …
Tue., Feb. 23, 2016, 11:44 a.m.
$4.4 million donation goes toward Kootenai Health hospital addition
The lobby of Kootenai Health’s new east addition will be dedicated in honor of a philanthropist and former North Idaho resident who donated $4.4 million to the hospital’s foundation. Douglas …
Mon., Feb. 8, 2016, 4:22 p.m.
Idaho doctor indicted in alleged drug ring sanctioned a year ago
A Coeur d’Alene doctor indicted as part of an alleged multistate drug trafficking ring surrendered his passport Monday and was released from federal custody. Dr. Stanley Alvin Toelle, 61, a …
Mon., Nov. 30, 2015, 9:33 a.m.
Ron and Joanne McIntire donate $1 million to hospital expansion
Ron and Joanne McIntire donated $1 million to Kootenai Health’s building expansion. The birth center will be named after them.
Thu., Oct. 1, 2015
Kootenai Health to expand Post Falls campus
Kootenai Health will spend $10.5 million to build a two-story, 22,000-square-foot expansion at its Post Falls medical campus, 1300 E. Mullan Ave.
Thu., May 7, 2015
Community mourns, offers tributes for Moore
Reeling from the fatal shooting of a Coeur d’Alene police officer, the community expressed its heartache and paid tribute to the service of Sgt. Greg Moore in a range of …
Sun., March 1, 2015
Doug Clark: Crooner rocks the house at 101st birthday party
It’s Friday morning at Coeur d’Alene’s McGrane Center and show time for a remarkable woman named Betty Hollingsworth. Small and thin, snow-white hair arranged into tight pin curls, Hollingsworth rises …
Fri., Jan. 23, 2015
Sheriff: Deputy should recover from crash injuries
Bonner County Sheriff Daryl Wheeler said he is optimistic one of his deputies will recover and return to work after a collision with a semitruck Tuesday left the deputy with …
Thu., Jan. 22, 2015, 3:52 p.m.
Sheriff says deputy should recover fully from major crash
Bonner County Sheriff Daryl Wheeler said he is optimistic one of his deputies will recover and one day return to work after a collision with a semi truck Tuesday left …
Fri., Dec. 5, 2014
Kootenai Health expansion on schedule, budget
The tall crane looming over the Kootenai Health campus in Coeur d’Alene is one sign that the $57 million hospital expansion is hitting its stride. Another is the pace of …
Tue., Aug. 5, 2014, 2:31 p.m.
Kootenai Health joins Mayo Clinic Care Network
Kootenai Health has become a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, which gives the Coeur d’Alene-based hospital access to doctors and other services from the renowned health care provider.