Saturday Aug 30
Idaho records - Sat, 30 Aug 2014 PST
Brett L. Gatten, 39, Rathdrum; disturbing the peace; $300 fine, 90 days in jail or 16 hours county work program, one year probation.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
AM Scanner Traffic -- 8.29.14
10:13 p.m. Caller reports debris lying in roadway @ e/b I-90/MP 16.5 . 9:39 a.m. Huetter Rest Stop caretaker reports males with trash in back of pickup have returned to rest stop after being chase off a week ago.
Annual Lake Coeur d'Alene drawdown begins Tuesday
The lake will be gradually lowered approximately a foot from full pool by the end of September, with an additional one and a half feet per month until it reaches it's winter level.
Go Directly To Jail
One of Scot Haug's finest at Post Falls PD dealt with an, ahem, impaired guy last night who simply didn't know when to stop.
Local Cops Now Have 2 Big Vehicles
This week's delivery of the Ballistic Engineered Armored Response Counter Attack Truck, or BearCat, to the sheriff's office, makes it the second such vehicle now owned by Kootenai County law enforcement agencies.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Military equipment in demand among Idaho police agencies
Idaho law enforcement agencies have received at least 2,905 pieces of donated military equipment worth more than $9.3 million, mostly during the past three years, the Idaho Statesman reports today, according to data from the Idaho State Police.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Coeur d'Alene Zip Trip robbed - Mon, 25 Aug 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. A Zip Trip in downtown Coeur d'Alene was robbed late Sunday, the city police department reported.
Idaho support groups - Mon, 25 Aug 2014 PST
Classes are 7:15 p.m. on Mondays and 3:30 p.m. Tuesdays at AMEND Center, 520 Government Way, Coeur d'Alene; 665-2432.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Englewood taps Eric Keck as new city manager
Englewood has chosen Eric A. Keck, a former executive with a mining equipment firm and a former city administrator in Idaho, as its new city manager.
Fair Offers Variety Of Food, Treats
Jessica Esposito carried a package of pastel-pink and blue cotton candy as she and her husband, Anthony, wandered toward the exit of the North Idaho Fair and Rodeo Thursday afternoon.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
'Not guilty' pleas entered in Post Falls double homicide - Thu, 21 Aug 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. A judge entered not guilty pleas today for a man charged with murder in the strangulation of his wife and her little girl in their Post Falls apartment July 8. Angel Albertico Morales-Larranaga, 24, chose to remain silent when 1st District Judge Fred Gibler asked for his ... (more)
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Idaho Man Charged With False Car Theft Report After Binge Drinking and Blackout
A North Idaho man who went to the Kootenai County Sheriff's Office in a panic, saying his car had been stolen, found himself behind bars.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Post Falls Police host Coffee with a Cop
The Post Falls Police Department is inviting the public to join them for a community gathering this Wednesday, August 20. From 5:30 to 7 pm, officers will host Coffee with a Cop at the Donut Dugout on 1603 E. Seltice Way in Post Falls.
Idaho support groups - Mon, 18 Aug 2014 PST
Support for mothers of multiples of all ages. Meets the second Thursday of each month, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Mountain View Bible Church, 3974 N. Chase Road, Post Falls.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Crash blocking both lanes of US 95 south of Sandpoint on Longbridge
KHQ.COM - A crash is blocking all lanes of US 95 just south of Sandpoint on Longbridge.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Emergency responders tackle Post Falls house fire
POST FALLS, Idaho- Post Falls police, along with Kootenai County Fire and Rescue, are responding to a house fire in the 2400 block of N. Bunchgrass.
Rael enters not guilty pleas for freeway
Marcus Rael pleaded not guilty to 12 charges of assault to commit murder and a single charge of attempting to elude police in court Thursday.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Osburn Vet Gets Overdue Silver Star
Congressman Ral Labrador, R-Idaho, presented the Silver Star - the military's third-highest decoration for valor - to Sgt.
AM: Avista Fixing Post Falls Dam
Project manager Mary Jensen of Avista answers a question during a tour of a cofferdam at Post Falls Dam on Monday.
Idaho records - Wed, 13 Aug 2014 PST
Jerome McDermott, Spokane, reported Monday the $500 theft of an aluminum boat from a home on the 14000 block of North Donart Court, Hayden.