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FRIDAY, JULY 22, 2016

'Your Life Matters' draws CdA crowd 

Hercules Gaines, a Coeur d'Alene barber, achieved what he hoped to. Gaines in conjunction with local police staged a forum, "Your Life Matters," to teach people what to do when an officer makes contact. The forum attracted a good crowd to the Coeur d'Alene Library. (Question: Question: Do you know what to do when an officer makes contact with you?)

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Sheriff: Bigger jail needed ASAP 

Speaking to the Kootenai County Reagan Republicans, Sheriff Ben Wolfinger said Thursday that a planned jail expansion can't happen soon enough. To illustrate his claim, Wolfinger used an incident in which 50 inmates tried to fight jail staff a week ago. Brian Walker/CdA Press provides the report.

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Huckleberries Online

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.