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  1. Man will go to trial in officer shooting deathRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Greg Moore's body camera recorded him stopping Renfro in May, and apparently shows the shooting as well. Kootenai County Public Defender John Adams argued Moore had no reason to stop Renfro. He said a robbery charge and at least one other charge did ...

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  2. "No refusal" DUI patrolsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Kootenai County law enforcement agencies are giving enhanced DUI patrols a little more teeth for the upcoming labor day weekend. The aggressive patrols come with a new name, "no refusal".

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  3. Woman convicted after falcon's death denied new trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KXLY-TV Spokane

    A Kootenai County District Court judge has ruled that a woman who was found guilty in the death of a hunter's falcon will not have her misdemeanor conviction dismissed, nor will she have to pay restitution. The Coeur d'Alene Press reports that Judge James Stow ruled Monday that Patti MacDonald's conviction for pursuing a protected bird would remain.

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  4. Renfro bound over for trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... d'Alene Police Sgt. Greg Moore. First District Senior Magistrate Barry Watson decided this morning that Kootenai County prosecutors had presented sufficient evidence in a probable cause hearing to keep Renfro in custody and advance the case to ...

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  5. Renfro murder case advances to district court - Wed, 02 Sep 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... d'Alene Police Sgt. Greg Moore. First District Senior Magistrate Barry Watson decided this morning that Kootenai County prosecutors had presented sufficient evidence in a probable cause hearing Jonathan Daniel Renfro will proceed to 1st District ...

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  6. ID woman convicted in falcon's death denied new trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KREM-TV Spokane

    ID woman convicted in falcon's death denied new trial Woman convicted after falcon's death denied new trial Eds: APNewsNow. Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1EyKH8P COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - A Kootenai County District Court judge has ruled that a woman who was found guilty in connection to the death of a hunter's falcon will not have her misdemeanor conviction dismissed, nor will she have to pay restitution.

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  7. Stolen Wi-Fi leads to wanted Idaho man's arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Seattle Times

    ... icers approached the man, he told them he was using the hotel's Internet. They discovered the warrant out of Kootenai County for a probation violation.

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  8. Wi-Fi poaching leads police to wanted Post Falls' manRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... hotel's Wi-Fi. Upon further investigation, police said they determined the man had a $25,000 warrant out of Kootenai County for a probation violation and was taken into custody.

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  9. Emergency closure of Idaho public lands starts SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Emergency closure of Idaho public lands starts Sunday public lands north of Interstate 90, south of Bunco Road , east of U.S. Highway 95 will be closed. Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1F6Hjgq KOOTENAI COUNTY, Idaho - A large section of public land in the Idaho Panhandle will be closed starting Sunday because of extreme wildfire danger.

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  10. Brush fire contained near Ramsey and Brunner Road near AtholRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... scene right now to get more information. The PIO with the fire says no evacuations are in place right now. Kootenai County Dispatch reports a fire is burning in the area of Ramsey Road and Brunner Road near Athol, Idaho. They tell us multiple ...

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  11. Brush fire burning near Ramsey and Brunner Road near AtholRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... scene right now to get more information. The PIO with the fire says no evacuations are in place right now. Kootenai County Dispatch reports a fire is burning in the area of Ramsey Road and Brunner Road near Athol, Idaho. They tell us multiple ...

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  12. Reward offered for information that leads to arrest of Coeur d'Alene arsonistRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Investigators say this arson is similar to the arsons that have occurred this summer in Dalton Gardens and Kootenai County. Crime Stoppers is also offering rewards for information that leads to an arrest in those cases. Anyone who has information on ...

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  13. Surgeon describes shot officer's injuries, death - Thu, 27 Aug 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... to be done at that point" other than to stabilize Moore and move him to the intensive care unit, he said. Kootenai County Sheriff's Det. Jerry Northrup took the stand next and described searches and recovery of evidence in west Post Falls where ...

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  14. Doctor who examined Sgt. Moore testifies at hearingRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... who examined Sergeant Greg Moore after he was shot by Renfro during an early-morning confrontation in May. A Kootenai County Sheriff's Office detective also testified Thursday, telling the court he found pistols, and magazines near the area where ...

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  15. Sheriff wannabe offers gun drawing at fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... by Duane Rasmussen during Hayden Days, and posted on her candidate Facebook page. On her Facebook wall, Kootenai County sheriff's candidate Tina Kunishige posts: "Come visit my booth at the Kootenai County Fair, August 26-August 30. I will have ...

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  16. Judge allows body cam videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Spokesman-Review

    He's now viewing the 23-minute video/audio recording in chambers -- Scott Maben SR tweet. Kootenai County prosecutors are attempting to enter into evidence the body camera footage they say shows Jonathan Daniel Renfro shooting Coeur d'Alene Police Sgt.

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  17. Scott defends flying Confederate flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... on the float, said, "We see it as a symbol of free speech." But Tony Stewart, a founding member of the Kootenai County Task Force on Human Relations, called the Confederate flag "a symbol of segregation a symbol of discrimination"/ Betsy Russell , ...

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  18. Veteran has had it with local GOPCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Spokesman-Review

    Here's the resignation submitted by Idaho GOPrecinct 70 Committeeman Andrew Whipple to Chairman Neil Oliver of the Kootenai County Republican Central Committee. Whipple, a public school teacher who has served his country in the Middle East, told Huckleberries that he simply couldn't take the craziness and division he has seen on the Central Committee: Please accept my resignation as Precinct 70 Committeeman.

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  19. Hayden, County reach airport dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Spokesman-Review

    That's because the council and the Kootenai County commissioners signed a memorandum of understanding that both sides agreed establishes a new level of trust. The non-binding document serves as a guide for future land acquisitions relating to the Coeur d'Alene Airport, which is almost completely surrounded by the city of Hayden but is owned and operated by the county.

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  20. Hearing begins in CdA police officer slaying - Wed, 26 Aug 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... court documents. Renfro, who is being held on $2 million bond, previously was sentenced for grand theft in Kootenai County, and for grand theft and battery upon a jailer in Latah County. During the preliminary hearing, which could last several days, ...

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