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Stories tagged: post falls

UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 8, 2017

Former CdA parks chief narrowly wins hotly contested Post Falls City Council race

Steve Anthony, the former longtime Coeur d’Alene city parks director who relocated to Post Falls when he retired, won a six-way race for an open seat on the Post Falls …

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017

Post Falls police say couple abused son and left him so hungry he ate his pillow

Post Falls parents suspected of abusing 6-year-old son. Boy was so malnourished and hungry that he ate his pillow.

UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 27, 2017

Rocky Mountain runs past mistake-prone Post Falls

Post Falls’ mistakes came rapid fire and the Trojans paid dearly for each one.

Terror close to home: Post Falls Lions Haunted House has provided frights for 41 years

It was a shade before midnight Friday, as a dozen Post Falls Lions Club members sipped Kokanee around a table inside a wooden workshop.

UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

Colson Yankoff helps Coeur d’Alene outlast Post Falls to capture league title

Colson Yankoff showed why he’s bound for Division I football, Caleb Beggerly ran for four touchdowns and host Coeur d’Alene posted an easy 59-29 win over rival Post Falls on …

UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

With Post Falls population poised to nearly triple in 20 years, City Council opening draws six hopefuls

When Bob Flowers was a student at Post Falls High School, the town had fewer than 3,000 people. Now it’s upward of 33,000, and the latest projections say it’ll almost …

UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 6, 2017

Man dies in early morning Post Falls wreck

A 23-year-old man died early Friday morning when the car he was traveling in flew off the road and struck a boulder in Post Falls.

Hauser Lake woman relives the mad rush to survive Las Vegas shooting

Crystal Hanson of Hauser Lake doesn’t want to sleep. Sleep brings dreams. She’d rather stay awake than risk reliving images of scrambling around with the survivors of the deadliest mass …

UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 2, 2017

Renfro friends testify about helping him avoid arrest after shooting of Sgt. Greg Moore

In the frantic moments after Coeur d’Alene Sgt. Greg Moore was shot in 2015, several friends of Jonathan D. Renfro testified Monday about how they sent him text messages to …

The Dirt: New skywalks coming downtown

Two Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen locations are closer to opening in the Spokane region, one in Post Falls and the other on North Division St.

UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 10, 2017

Popeye’s restaurant locations closer to completion

Two Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen locations are getting closer to opening the Spokane region, one in Post Falls and the other North Division.

Man fleeing from Idaho State Police dies after motorcycle crash near Post Falls

A motorcyclist fleeing from the Idaho State Police crashed his motorcycle on Interstate 90 near Post Falls Tuesday and died at the scene.

2017 5A IEL preview: Coeur d’Alene tabbed as favorites

Coeur d’Alene is the clear-cut favorite in the 5A Inland Empire League. After that, it’s anybody’s guess.

UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 25, 2017

Idaho football: Post Falls uses superior quickness to overtake Sandpoint in season opener

It’s an exaggeration to say that it has been since the Ice Age that a Post Falls football team has had as much speed as it showed on Friday …

UPDATED: Fri., July 28, 2017

Two semi trucks burn at Post Falls’ Flying J

Two semi trucks burned in the parking lot of the Post Falls Flying J truck stop at 3636 W. Fifth Friday afternoon and both the trucks and their loads were …

UPDATED: Thu., July 27, 2017

Post Falls woman admits to stealing money from the Coeur d’Alene Tribe

A Post Falls woman pleaded guilty this week to embezzling nearly $13,000 from the Coeur d’Alene Tribe.

Cabela’s shareholders approve sale to Bass Pro

Cabela’s shareholders are giving a nod to the sale of the outdoor outfitter to rival Bass Pro Shops for roughly $4 billion.

Antitrust regulators sign off on Cabela’s sale to Bass Pro

U.S. antitrust regulators have ended their investigation into Bass Pro Shops’ $4 billion deal to buy Cabela’s, Cabela’s said Wednesday.

Then & Now: Two-time Olympic qualifier Ian Waltz loving post-competition life

The metal platter came out of Ian Waltz’ hand and soared. And soared and soared some more.

UPDATED: Wed., June 21, 2017

Greg Lee: GSL basketball teams ready for new look

When Greater Spokane League administrators decided to break football into two divisions, many thought that would ultimately lead to other sports wanting the same.

UPDATED: Thu., June 15, 2017

One heck of a graduation present: Lucky Post Falls grad wins Nissan Versa in ‘Raise the bar, win a car’ lottery

A loud pop sounded in the Post Falls Findlay Nissan dealership Wednesday as a balloon burst, sprinkling confetti over a 2017 Nissan Versa and startling a few of the high …

UPDATED: Tue., June 13, 2017

Youth notebook: Post Falls’ Ridge Lovett wins another wrestling national championship

Ridge Lovett wasn’t feeling the desire to go to the Cadet Greco-Roman World Team Trials.

UPDATED: Thu., June 1, 2017

Post Falls standout Melody Kempton leads Region past Metro in Jack Blair Memorial

Melody Kempton is more than a year away from continuing her basketball playing career at Gonzaga University.

UPDATED: Thu., May 25, 2017

Young Post Falls inventor meets his hero, Ellen DeGeneres, leaves with $25,000

Alexander Knoll, a 12-year-old inventor from Post Falls, grew emotional when he met his idol. Dressed in a suit and blue tie, the boy with red hair and freckles broke …

Bond increased for man charged in lethal meth case

A judge has increased the bond for a Spokane man charged with forcing the grandson of a former Post Falls mayor to ingest a lethal dose of methamphetamine.

Post Falls’ Cierra Foster named recipient of prestigious national award

Ecstatic doesn’t begin to describe how Cierra Foster felt when she learned last Thursday she is the 2017 recipient of the Tricia Saunders High School Excellence Award. It is the …

UPDATED: Mon., April 24, 2017

Missing Post Falls teens safely located

Two missing Post Falls teens were safely located Monday morning after going missing Saturday evening.

UPDATED: Wed., April 19, 2017

Accused shooter of Coeur d’Alene pastor enters plea

An Idaho man and former Marine who is accused of

UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017

David Hutto, who killed Coeur d’Alene resident in road-rage incident, sentenced to life in prison

David Hutto was sentenced Monday to three life terms in prison for his role in last October’s kidnapping and murder of William “Bo” Kirk, of Coeur d’Alene, following a road-rage …

Post Falls man sought for involvement in mail theft ring with 400 victims

The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man believed to have led a large mail and package theft ring that involved 400 victims.