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Nonini hospitalized with flu complications

Here's a news item from the Associated Press: COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A family friend says Republican State Sen. Bob Nonini of Coeur d'Alene has been hospitalized. Lorna Finman tells the Coeur d'Alene Press ( that Nonini was admitted last week to Kootenai Health in Coeur d'Alene due to complications from the flu. Finman says Nonini is getting better and plans to be in Boise to take part in the 2014 session in January. A hospital spokeswoman on Sunday cited federal privacy laws in declining to release any information to The Associated Press, including whether Nonini is at the hospital. Finman says the family is requesting privacy so that Nonini can rest and get better.

Betsy Z. Russell
Betsy Z. Russell joined The Spokesman-Review in 1991. She currently is a reporter in the Boise Bureau covering Idaho state government and politics, and other news from Idaho's state capital.

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