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Huckleberries: Don’t forget police officers’ caring side

It’s vogue to view police officers with suspicion, such is the impact of some bad apples. But few glimpse behind the scenes at the heavy lifting required of the Men …


Huckleberries: Coeur d’Alene lives up to reputation as Fourth of July destination

On the way home Wednesday, I listened to the discussion about summer and our national pastime on the ESPN700 radio show, featuring Dennis Patchin, Rick Lukens, Keith Osso and Vince …


CdA considers police substation for East Sherman Avenue

The Coeur d’Alene Police Department wants to open a substation on East Sherman Avenue as part of a community policing effort in the downtown neighborhood known for its visible homeless …


Huckleberries: Stewart says task force satisfied with Regan apology

Trustee Brent Regan of the Coeur d’Alene School District has performed proper contrition for his insensitive anti-Obama joke at a recent legislative forum. Tony Stewart told Huckleberries that his Kootenai …


Huckleberries: Shedding party label a liberating experience

Christie Wood is fed up with the hard-liners who are driving state and local Republicans further and further to the right. Unlike other disillusioned Republicans, however, the North Idaho College …


Coeur d’Alene police implementing use of body cameras

Coeur d’Alene patrol officers have an addition to their uniforms. Patrol personnel are now wearing recently purchased body cameras, the Coeur d’Alene Police Department announced Wednesday. Chief Wayne Longo requested …


Huckleberries: Human relations task force more than description

Kootenai County Task Force on Human Relations members weren’t happy with Huckleberries’ description of the venerable group last Sunday – as one that “prefers to accentuate the positive and focus …


Huckleberries: Facebook SOS rouses Lake City

Coeur d’Alene Councilman Mike Kennedy appreciates Mark Zuckerberg’s online brainchild more than ever. On Wednesday, Mike issued this Facebook SOS: “Anybody have a lightly used pair of crutches for use …


Huckleberries: Supremacists a reminder of task force’s need

White supremacists made pests of themselves in Coeur d’Alene during the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend. First, they picketed two Mexican food stands in Coeur d’Alene – Chiludo’s Mexican …


Last Democratic official in Kootenai County loses job

Kootenai County, already among the most conservative regions of the country, is about to lose its sole surviving Democratic elected county official. Longtime Kootenai County Clerk Dan English was defeated …


North Idaho College Board of Trustees races

Four people are running for two positions on the North Idaho College board of trustees.


Explosives devices ignited at CdA school

No one was injured and no damage was reported after three small explosive devices were found detonated near Coeur d’Alene High School’s football field Thursday morning. After the school resource …


CdA Wells Fargo robbed; suspect flees on bicycle

The Wells Fargo Bank at 114 E. Appleway in Coeur d’Alene was robbed about 6 p.m. today. According to Coeur d’Alene Police Sgt. Christie Wood, a man walked into the …


CdA chief helps nab suspect after foot chase

Coeur d’Alene’s police chief chased down a man suspected of stealing a motorcycle and arrested him at gunpoint Tuesday afternoon. Chief Wayne Longo was backing up Officer Hank Dunham on …


Comments on Benewah sheriff brought Payne to surface

Prosecutor Doug Payne didn’t appreciate the criticism leveled at Sheriff Bob Kirts and Benewah County by outsiders including me recently. In a Handle Extra comment, I said the issue of …


Sheriff’s crudeness comes with a cost

Benewah County Sheriff Robert Kirts isn’t going to win his battle to continue to treat Coeur d’Alene tribal police with contempt. He’s already losing that war.


Tracking the vote tracker

You really don’t have to tell a private eye how you voted, no matter how persuasive he may sound on the phone or in person at your doorstep. As you …


Shopko employee tackles armed robber

A Coeur d’Alene pharmacy employee tackled a masked armed robber and held him for police Wednesday night.


Series of holdups may be linked

A series of robberies in the Inland Northwest continued over the weekend with three holdups in three days in the Coeur d’Alene area. A deli, a grocery store and a …


Robbers hit three North Idaho locations in three days

Authorities are investigating three armed robberies in three days in the Coeur d’Alene area, and two of the holdups may be related, said Coeur d’Alene Police Sgt. Christie Wood.


Legally, Segway OK’d for trail

In the parlance of Dirty Harry, you probably can scoot your high-priced Segway over to that new Prairie Trail that joins North Idaho’s Centennial Trail, if you feel lucky. A …