Stories tagged: kootenai county
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 27, 2020
Kootenai County firefighters responded at 4:17 p.m. to GW Hunters at 615 N. Spokane St. near Interstate 90. KHQ reported no one was inside the restaurant at the time.
Mon., Jan. 20, 2020
Ask Megan Sausser what will be different about Kootenai County in the next seven years, and she will give you a straight answer: “There will be a lot more cars. …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 13, 2020
The Idaho State Police said Joshua C. Brown, of Rathdrum, had parked his pickup truck and was attempting to walk across the freeway when he was hit Monday afternoon.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 8, 2020
A woman was rescued from a sinking car in Hayden Lake Tuesday afternoon.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 11, 2019
Commissioners may decide contentious Lake Coeur d’Alene dock-building project Wednesday
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 7, 2019
After failing to appear in court, a suspect charged with stalking led Kootenai County Sheriff’s Deputies on a chase on Interstate 90 before being arrested.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 23, 2019
Bradley D. Walters, 20, is suspected in the kidnapping of a 15-year-old girl who was reported missing last week.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 30, 2019
More than 100 people braved rain and traffic Friday morning to line the sides of Highway 95 in Hayden and welcome a wounded soldier to their community.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 16, 2019
Mayor of Harrison, Idaho, resigns, citing fears for family’s safety and disagreement over development
Kayleen Walker, who’s served as mayor of the small vacation town of roughly 200 people since 2017, resigned Aug. 6 after vandalism of her home near downtown. Walker said she …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 16, 2019
The proposed facility is one of several projects aimed at reducing overcrowding in the state’s prison system, where roughly 62% of inmates are held for probation or parole violations – …
Tue., July 9, 2019
Witnesses said a second man was armed with a pistol as he ran from Coeur d’Alene police officers in the chaos that followed two shooting incidents at a Fourth of …
UPDATED: Tue., July 2, 2019
Rules for the Fourth of July haven’t changed: fireworks banned in Spokane city limits, most of the county
Fireworks are banned in most of Spokane County, including Spokane, Spokane Valley, Cheney, Liberty Lake and all unincorporated areas.
UPDATED: Thu., May 30, 2019
Lightning strikes two homes near Post Falls during heavy storm Thursday; area near Colville sees power outage from wind
Lightning struck two houses near Post Falls during a brief but heavy thunderstorm Thursday evening. The houses saw light damage and no one was hurt.
Thu., May 23, 2019
Multiple tax proposals on the ballot Tuesday in Kootenai County won wide support, but not enough to surpass the super-majority requirement needed for approval.
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019
Kootenai County sheriff’s deputies are investigating the death of a girl in Hayden.
Wed., May 1, 2019
Kootenai County GOP embraces promoters of far-right ‘Pizzagate’ and ‘Great Replacement’ conspiracy theories
Kootenai County Republicans claim they voted last week to promote freedom of speech. In doing so, they embraced a couple who have promoted the far-right hoax known as “Pizzagate” and …
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019
Spokane detectives say a recently arrested 34-time felon used fake tattoos that threw them off in their investigation of a 2018 carjacking and kidnapping.
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019
A 13-year-old was arrested early Monday morning under suspicion of leading Kootenai County Sheriff’s deputies on a high speed chase near Athol.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 29, 2019
A Coeur d’Alene woman, who remains under investigation for the suspicious death her husband from last February, pleaded guilty Tuesday to embezzling more than a half million dollars from the …
Mon., Jan. 14, 2019
Christian A. Reynolds appeared in court Monday on numerous charges, including aggravated assault, drug trafficking and driving under the influence.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 20, 2018
Hayden man cleared of hate crime, found guilty of battery in altercation with Spokane church group last summer
Richard A. Sovenski Jr. faces a potential sentence of up to six months in county jail for the attack, which was caught on video. However, jurors did not believe his …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018
A North Idaho woman died Monday night in a single-vehicle collision near Hauser Lake.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018
Democrats did poorly throughout North Idaho, but managed to pickup a few seats in southern Idaho.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 29, 2018
A man was killed early Monday morning near Post Falls in what Kootenai County Sheriff’s deputies are describing as a home invasion that turned into a fatal shooting.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 1, 2018
In second day of testimony, Dennis Magner says he has no memory of crash that killed three on Lake Coeur d’Alene
During his second day of testimony, former Spokane advertising executive Dennis Magner told jurors he had no recollection of crashing his boat into another vessel on Lake Coeur d’Alene two …
UPDATED: Mon., July 30, 2018
North Idaho firefighters are battling several small brush fires near the Coeur d’Alene Airport. Jim Lyons, spokesman for Northern Lakes Fire District, said crews were battling about seven fires, though …
UPDATED: Thu., July 12, 2018
A missing North Idaho woman who is wanted on grand theft charges is now a suspect in her husband’s death.
UPDATED: Thu., July 12, 2018
Detectives raided two Coeur d’Alene businesses and seized dozens of cases of wine and four kegs of beer earlier this week amid allegations the products had not been sold through …
UPDATED: Thu., July 5, 2018
Coeur d’Alene entrepreneur Nicholas R. Smoot, who has gained attention for his work in bringing an internet startup culture to North Idaho, was arrested Wednesday under suspicion of domestic battery.
UPDATED: Wed., June 27, 2018
A North Idaho teen accidentally shot in the face by his older brother likely will have his eyes removed as part of medical recovery.