Kohberger Death Penalty Would Cost $1M More Than Life In PrisonThe LanternNewsBreak Contributor
Rite Aid to Close in Spokane, Washington on December 6Herbie J PilatoNewsBreak Contributor
Spokane Man Sentenced to 130 Months for Fentanyl Distribution After Dramatic RV StandoffDesiree HarosNewsBreak Contributor
Expanding food chain opens another location in WashingtonKristen WaltersNewsBreak Contributor
Liberty Lake City Council considers using post-election scheduling quirk to give itself the power to ban booksRANGENewsBreak Contributor
Coeur d'Alene mom found in Costa Rica with 1-year-old son, charged with kidnapping
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - A Coeur d'Alene mom is in custody after fleeing the country with a one-year-old child this summer. During their initial investigation, the Sandpoint Police Department learned that Laurel E. Hannah, 40, had likely fled the county with her one-year-old son, who she does not have custody of. Fears rose that the child was in danger, so the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) Greater Idaho Fugitive Task Force in Coeur d'Alene joined the investigation to find Hannah.
One Of The Most Mispronounced Places in America Is In Idaho & It’s Not Boise
Make it stop, already! Like the natives of Boise say: "If you're going to live here, pronounce the name correctly." Luckily, it seems that people are catching on, even those who are new here. Usually, if we hear someone mispronounce "Boise" (Boy-See), it's typically some big out-of-town musical act and we're usually pretty forgiving for that.
New addition proposed for Coeur d'Alene Resort
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho — The Hagadone Corporation, in a meeting with Coeur d’Alene city officials, recently unveiled a preliminary plan for a new development project along Sherman Avenue, between First and Second streets. The proposed new addition to The Coeur d’Alene Resort encompasses a multi-faceted structure, including luxury...
Kootenai County detectives investigate theft at LA Aluminum in Hayden
HAYDEN, Idaho — The Kootenai County Sheriff's Office is currently searching for suspects involved in a theft at LA Aluminum in Hayden. On Nov. 17 around 10 p.m., a silver 4-door Dodge Ram was seen entering the parking lot of LA Aluminum. Plate information was not able to be seen over surveillance footage.
Family of nine, dog saved in Hayden house fire
HAYDEN, Idaho — A family of nine and their dog were forced from their home Thursday morning due to a kitchen fire in Hayden.
Silverwood Theme Park Announces Major Expansion and Innovations for 2024
Silverwood Theme Park, nestled in the picturesque northern Idaho and renowned as the Northwest's largest theme park, is embarking on a new era of expansion and innovation. Since its humble beginnings as Henley Aerodrome in 1988, Silverwood has grown into a beloved destination featuring over 70 attractions, including the nostalgic Corkscrew coaster and the cutting-edge Stunt Pilot roller coaster. With its adjacent Boulder Beach Water Park, the park blends adrenaline-fueled adventures with refreshing water activities, catering to thrill-seekers and families alike.
Kootenai County Sheriff's Office Probes Discovery of Human Remains in Local Twin Lakes Area
On November 26, 2023, human remains were found in the Twin Lakes area, prompting a response from the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office (KCSO). Local hunters discovered the remains on their private property on Timber Ridge Road.
Coeur d'Alene man arrested for aggravated assault with knife
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho -- The Coeur d'Alene Police Department is investigating an aggravated assault that happened Wednesday afternoon.
Local Alert: Winter Weather Advisory for North Idaho and Parts of Washington - Caution Urged for Friday and Saturday
The U.S. National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory from 4:00 AM on Friday, December 1 to 4:00 PM on Saturday, December 2. The advisory predicts snowfall of 2 to 6 inches, with up to 8 inches in the North Idaho Panhandle. Wind gusts may reach 40 mph on Saturday.
Coeur d'Alene River: A Fishing Haven Amid Conservation Efforts
The Coeur d'Alene River in Idaho is an angler's paradise, offering a rich array of trout and whitefish for those casting their lines along its picturesque waters. Fishing ventures in areas like Cataldo Gulch cater to those seeking the thrills of catching cutthroat and rainbow trout, despite the absence of fish stocking records. Regulations are in place to promote sustainable fishing, preserving the river's thriving ecosystem and ensuring the continuation of this natural angler's challenge.
U.S. Marshals Service arrest Lapwai murder suspect hiding in Pendleton
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho — The U.S. Marshals Service Greater Idaho Fugitive Task Force located and arrested a man charged with second degree murder who was hiding in Pendleton, Oregon. 20-year-old William Eyle was located in Pendleton on Nov. 27. He was wanted on a federal warrant issued by the...
WA spokane valley's Most Loveable Cats Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of spokane valley..
Liberty Lake's Annual Winter Glow Spectacular Returns to Orchard Park: Local Volunteers Illuminate the Holiday Season
The Winter Glow Spectacular, a large Christmas light display, is now open at Liberty Lake's Orchard Park. This annual event features lit snowmen, trees, winter characters, circus animals, and animated figures. Local volunteers set up the entire display, which includes candles this year.
Weather Alert issued as winter storms may bring snow into Inland Northwest this weekend
SPOKANE, Wash. — A weather alert has been issued throughout the Inland Northwest starting tonight for a series of storms bringing snow into our region. From tonight until Saturday morning, there will be a series of storms moving in beginning Thursday. The heaviest snow will be focused on the mountains, which will affect mountain passes.
⚠Weather Alert Day: Light snow for Friday morning's commute, and there's more on the way ❄ Kris
Light snow will continue into Friday morning. Expect a slick commute. Snowfall totals will be around 1" at first, but the snow will intensify Friday afternoon and into Saturday morning.
Savor the Morning: Top 3 Breakfast & Brunch Spots in Post Falls
In this article, we are going to explore three noteworthy Breakfast & Brunch spots in Post Falls. Have you had the chance to try any of these places yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Larry Munyon accused of attempting to lure a child in Liberty Lake pleads not guilty
A Liberty Lake man being charged with trying to lure a 13-year-old girl into his car say's he's not guilty of the crime. 59-year-old Larry Munyon was arraigned yesterday morning for allegedly trying to lure a young girl into his vehicle earlier this month.
Navigating the Complex Crime Landscape of Kootenai County, Idaho
Kootenai County, Idaho, is experiencing a complex crime dynamic with specific areas showing increased violent crime risks. Data from Idaho State Police's Uniform Crime Reporting indicates a 3% rise in Group A offenses in 2022, despite a statewide decline in overall crime. Twin Falls has been a hotspot for violent crime, particularly assaults, with a notable link to drug arrests. This has underscored the importance of robust policing and community strategies to combat these trends.
Coeur d'Alene Police Foundation holding annual toy drive
COEUR D'ALENE, ID. -- The Coeur d'Alene Police Foundation is back with their 8th annual Children's Hospital Toy Drive benefitting kids around the Inland Northwest.
Hayden Hatten, Gevani McCoy are building a new era of UI football
Sophomore quarterback Gevani McCoy and senior receiver Hayden Hatten have pioneered a new era of Idaho football. On Nov. 20, 2021, the Vandals were leaving Holt Arena in Pocatello following a 14-0 victory over Idaho State, and much like the last two decades, they finished below .500, at 4-7 overall and 3-5 in Big Sky play.