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MONDAY, AUG. 5, 2013

LDS To Spruce Up Rathdrum

A North Idaho town will soon get a boost from a bunch of friends it probably never knew it had. Led by members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints but including folks from many other walks of life, Rathdrum will be the...

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MONDAY, MARCH 12, 2012

KTEC Enrollment Already At Capacity 

Kootenai Technical Education Campus is already full - and it hasn't even opened. Director Mark Cotner said KETC enrollment is at 900 students, exceeding enrollment capacity, so the need for certified instructors is great. Industry experts will be hired for all KTEC programs and University...

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 29, 2012

PM: Skunked In Louisiana

Brandon Palaniuk, 24, of Rathdrum, lands his first of three fish totaling 5 pounds 15 ounces on the Red River of Louisiana in the 2012 Bassmaster Classic. But that total just moved him up to 48th place among the 49 anglers who competed Saturday. He...

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TUESDAY, JAN. 10, 2012

Rathdrum Street May Honor Officer

The Rathdrum City Council tonight will hold public hearings on a street name change request to honor a fallen city police officer and a proposed law banning minors from having e-cigarettes. Mayor Vic Holmes and council members Fred Meckel and Debbie Holmes - all re-elected...

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WEDNESDAY, DEC. 28, 2011

Program Helps NI Woman Buy Home

A 49-year-old Rathdrum woman is enjoying her first holiday season in a home she owns thanks to an Idaho Housing and Finance Association program that helps people bridge the gaps to homeownership. Lauri Moore is the first graduate of the HOPES program – Homeownership Promotes...

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WEDNESDAY, DEC. 14, 2011

PM: Fire Destroys Rathdrum Home

Northern Lakes Fire District fireman Erin Sorenson fights to extinguish flames and to protect outbuildings this afternoon after being called at about 12:35 to a fully engulfed house fire at 3427 Scarcello Road/Rathdrum. According to a fire district news release, firefighters found the house fully...

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FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2011

Sea's The Limit For Rathdrum Man 

Bruce Jones lives in landlocked Rathdrum but that isn't stopping him from following his dreams below the surface of the ocean."When I was in high school I would sketch the underwater habitats and write out letters to Jacques Cousteau," he said.Jones built his first submarine...

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MONDAY, FEB. 21, 2011

AM: Rathrum Man 4th At Bassmasters

Brandon Palaniuk, 23, of Rathdrum, fishes in Lake Cataouatche during the final round in Jefferson Parish, La., Sunday. Palaniuk finished fourth in the Bassmaster Classic after the final weigh-in Sunday for the three-day “super bowl” of bass fishing. Palaniuk, 23, was the youngest of the...

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FRIDAY, FEB. 18, 2011

P.S. Local Fisher #11 @ Bassmaster

Kevin VanDam, left, and Aaron Martens, right, fish nearby one another during the first day of competition of the Bassmaster Classic today on the Louisiana Delta new Westwego, La. Brandon Palaniuk of Rathdrum is in 11th place out of 50 anglers today after the first...

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FRIDAY, OCT. 22, 2010

GOP Leaders Lunch In Rathdrum

Here's another Crazy Homeschool Mama Twitter photo of the state's top elected GOP officials stopping at Spirit Lake City Park to address about 100 people on hand to rally with them. At last report, they'd stopped for lunch at the Golden Spike in Rathdrum, where...

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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.