Stories tagged: Post Falls
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 9:19 p.m.
Post Falls’ Timmy Mueller, GU’s Ben White chosen in MLS SuperDraft
Post Falls native Timmy Mueller and Gonzaga University senior Ben White were chosen in the MLS SuperDraft on Sunday.
Sun., Jan. 21, 2018
Shawn Vestal: How did a system – and a community – fail a boy so completely?
Long after the fact, little Wyatt’s neighbors told police that his parents treated him like “crap.” His father, Melvin Bledsoe, 27, and his stepmother, Joy Tamika Anderson, 30, are facing …
Fri., Jan. 19, 2018
Post Falls couple accused of felony child abuse also face charges of incest
Three months after their arrests in connection to a grievous child abuse case, Melvin W. Bledsoe and Joy T. Anderson remain in Kootenai County jail.
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 10:43 p.m.
Drake Thompson’s late 3-pointer helps Post Falls edge Lewis and Clark
Drake Thompson drilled a 3-pointer to make it a four-point game with roughly 18 seconds to go and Post Falls hung on and beat Lewis and Clark 58-56 in a …
Sat., Dec. 2, 2017
DOMA history: Every good business story is a love story
The Patanos don’t just roast coffee. DOMA is simply the stage for their real production, which has everything to do with love: conserving and protecting the environment, and making the …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 10:02 p.m.
Former CdA parks chief narrowly wins hotly contested Post Falls City Council race
Steve Anthony, the former longtime Coeur d’Alene city parks director who relocated to Post Falls when he retired, won a six-way race for an open seat on the Post Falls …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 9:32 p.m.
Post Falls police say couple abused son and left him so hungry he ate his pillow
Post Falls parents suspected of abusing 6-year-old son. Boy was so malnourished and hungry that he ate his pillow.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 11:27 p.m.
Rocky Mountain runs past mistake-prone Post Falls
Post Falls’ mistakes came rapid fire and the Trojans paid dearly for each one.
Sun., Oct. 22, 2017
Terror close to home: Post Falls Lions Haunted House has provided frights for 41 years
It was a shade before midnight Friday, as a dozen Post Falls Lions Club members sipped Kokanee around a table inside a wooden workshop.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 23, 2017, 1:56 p.m.
Colson Yankoff helps Coeur d’Alene outlast Post Falls to capture league title
Colson Yankoff showed why he’s bound for Division I football, Caleb Beggerly ran for four touchdowns and host Coeur d’Alene posted an easy 59-29 win over rival Post Falls on …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 10:02 a.m.
With Post Falls population poised to nearly triple in 20 years, City Council opening draws six hopefuls
When Bob Flowers was a student at Post Falls High School, the town had fewer than 3,000 people. Now it’s upward of 33,000, and the latest projections say it’ll almost …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 6, 2017, 3:26 p.m.
Man dies in early morning Post Falls wreck
A 23-year-old man died early Friday morning when the car he was traveling in flew off the road and struck a boulder in Post Falls.
Wed., Oct. 4, 2017
Hauser Lake woman relives the mad rush to survive Las Vegas shooting
Crystal Hanson of Hauser Lake doesn’t want to sleep. Sleep brings dreams. She’d rather stay awake than risk reliving images of scrambling around with the survivors of the deadliest mass …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 9:06 p.m.
Renfro friends testify about helping him avoid arrest after shooting of Sgt. Greg Moore
In the frantic moments after Coeur d’Alene Sgt. Greg Moore was shot in 2015, several friends of Jonathan D. Renfro testified Monday about how they sent him text messages to …
Sun., Sept. 10, 2017
The Dirt: New skywalks coming downtown
Two Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen locations are closer to opening in the Spokane region, one in Post Falls and the other on North Division St.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 10:27 a.m.
Popeye’s restaurant locations closer to completion
Two Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen locations are getting closer to opening the Spokane region, one in Post Falls and the other North Division.
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 6:42 p.m.
Man fleeing from Idaho State Police dies after motorcycle crash near Post Falls
A motorcyclist fleeing from the Idaho State Police crashed his motorcycle on Interstate 90 near Post Falls Tuesday and died at the scene.
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 4 a.m.
2017 5A IEL preview: Coeur d’Alene tabbed as favorites
Coeur d’Alene is the clear-cut favorite in the 5A Inland Empire League. After that, it’s anybody’s guess.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 11:29 p.m.
Idaho football: Post Falls uses superior quickness to overtake Sandpoint in season opener
It’s an exaggeration to say that it has been since the Ice Age that a Post Falls football team has had as much speed as it showed on Friday …
UPDATED: Fri., July 28, 2017, 10:39 p.m.
Two semi trucks burn at Post Falls’ Flying J
Two semi trucks burned in the parking lot of the Post Falls Flying J truck stop at 3636 W. Fifth Friday afternoon and both the trucks and their loads were …
UPDATED: Thu., July 27, 2017, 8:09 p.m.
Post Falls woman admits to stealing money from the Coeur d’Alene Tribe
A Post Falls woman pleaded guilty this week to embezzling nearly $13,000 from the Coeur d’Alene Tribe.
Tue., July 11, 2017, 10:45 a.m.
Cabela’s shareholders approve sale to Bass Pro
Cabela’s shareholders are giving a nod to the sale of the outdoor outfitter to rival Bass Pro Shops for roughly $4 billion.
Wed., July 5, 2017, 11:26 a.m.
Antitrust regulators sign off on Cabela’s sale to Bass Pro
U.S. antitrust regulators have ended their investigation into Bass Pro Shops’ $4 billion deal to buy Cabela’s, Cabela’s said Wednesday.
Sun., July 2, 2017, 6:13 a.m.
Then & Now: Two-time Olympic qualifier Ian Waltz loving post-competition life
The metal platter came out of Ian Waltz’ hand and soared. And soared and soared some more.
UPDATED: Wed., June 21, 2017, 10:49 a.m.
Greg Lee: GSL basketball teams ready for new look
When Greater Spokane League administrators decided to break football into two divisions, many thought that would ultimately lead to other sports wanting the same.
UPDATED: Thu., June 15, 2017, 7:16 a.m.
One heck of a graduation present: Lucky Post Falls grad wins Nissan Versa in ‘Raise the bar, win a car’ lottery
A loud pop sounded in the Post Falls Findlay Nissan dealership Wednesday as a balloon burst, sprinkling confetti over a 2017 Nissan Versa and startling a few of the high …
UPDATED: Tue., June 13, 2017, 7:29 p.m.
Youth notebook: Post Falls’ Ridge Lovett wins another wrestling national championship
Ridge Lovett wasn’t feeling the desire to go to the Cadet Greco-Roman World Team Trials.
UPDATED: Thu., June 1, 2017, 10:43 p.m.
Post Falls standout Melody Kempton leads Region past Metro in Jack Blair Memorial
Melody Kempton is more than a year away from continuing her basketball playing career at Gonzaga University.
UPDATED: Thu., May 25, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
Young Post Falls inventor meets his hero, Ellen DeGeneres, leaves with $25,000
Alexander Knoll, a 12-year-old inventor from Post Falls, grew emotional when he met his idol. Dressed in a suit and blue tie, the boy with red hair and freckles broke …
Sun., May 21, 2017, 5:51 p.m.
Bond increased for man charged in lethal meth case
A judge has increased the bond for a Spokane man charged with forcing the grandson of a former Post Falls mayor to ingest a lethal dose of methamphetamine.