MONDAY, APRIL 20, 2015
Mon., April 20, 2015, 4:30 p.m.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Country music star Willie Nelson announced plans Monday to roll out his own brand of marijuana, capitalizing on his association with pot and the unofficial stoner holiday, 4/20.
Mon., April 20, 2015, 3:30 p.m.
OKLAHOMA CITY – Every day when Dr. Rosslyn Biggs goes to work as a federal government veterinarian she is reminded of her mother, one of 168 people killed in the Oklahoma City bombing and honored Sunday on the 20th anniversary of the deadliest terrorist attack on U.S. soil until Sept. 11, 2001
Mon., April 20, 2015, 3 p.m.
As people age, they often are “frozen” in place because the idea of downsizing is overwhelming and unimaginable. Spokane Realtor Kathy Bryant said that’s the biggest mistake seniors can make. How will you know when it's time to downsize?
Mon., April 20, 2015, 2:23 p.m.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho's health insurance exchange ranks fourth in the country for the number of people enrolled per capita. Hmm...
Mon., April 20, 2015, 2 p.m.
LOS ANGELES –Whoever snatched a seal or sea lion pup from a Los Angeles beach early Sunday should not be fooled by the animal’s cuteness – they could suffer a vicious bite, an animal rescue expert said. Personally, I hope baby sea lion bites the heck out of them.
Mon., April 20, 2015, 1 p.m.
SEATTLE – Nelson Cruz showed power early on Sunday with two home runs, and patience and resiliency late coming through with the winning hit in the ninth inning after three strikeouts. Confession: I haven't watched an entire M's game since Edgar Martinez played.
Mon., April 20, 2015, 12:45 p.m.
The Forest Service is starting its annual controlled burn program this week on the Coeur d’Alene River Ranger District. About 1,400 acres is targeted near Coeur d’Alene and Hayden this year to reduce a build-up of fuels in the forest.
Mon., April 20, 2015, 12:31 p.m.
From a brief and sketchy first budget presentation that raised more questions than it answered, to, just a month later, staff work that impressed lawmakers, saved money and kept schools across the state connected to broadband...
Mon., April 20, 2015, noon
Remember the olden days when a trip to the video rental store was a weekly adventure? Remember pressing rewind and watch the tape spin back? For some Post Falls and CdA residents, that experience isn't just a memory. What was the first video tape you remember renting?
Mon., April 20, 2015, 11:35 a.m.
Presidential candidate and Sen. Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) has been raising eyebrows lately by predicting that a "secret" Hillary Clinton scandal will soon derail the former secretary of state's Democratic bid for the White House. Are you going to read "Clinton Cash"?
Mon., April 20, 2015, 11:18 a.m.
A Coeur d’Alene man and a Lewiston woman were killed Sunday when the all-terrain vehicle they were riding went over a cliff at Bernard Overlook on the southern end of Lake Pend Oreille east of Athol.
Mon., April 20, 2015, 10:30 a.m.
COEUR d'ALENE - Tim Skubitz said he's the poster child for turning a minimum wage job into a successful career. Skubitz got his first job at a McDonald's restaurant when he was 15 and never left the company. He owns and operates McDonald's franchises in Spokane, Newport, Wash., and Rathdrum
Mon., April 20, 2015, 10 a.m.
My complaints about the horrendous traffic delays on I-90 Friday take a sobering backseat to the knowledge that a young man lost his life not long before I tried to take the Spokane Street exit. How do you deal with being stuck in traffic?
Mon., April 20, 2015, 9:48 a.m.
BOISE -- Some parents say they need a type of cannabis oil, CBD oil, to treat their kids' life-changing seizures. But, a bill that would've allowed it was vetoed Thursday by Gov. Butch Otter because many state leaders say it would've helped disguise criminal activity.
D.F. Oliveria started Huckleberries Online on Feb. 16, 2004. Oliveria's Sunday print Huckleberries is a past winner of the national Herb Caen Memorial Column contest.