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Kootenai County Newswire

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  1. Huckleberries: Lake City's Music Man needs our help - Sun, 24 Jul 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    For 25 summers, Chris Guggemos, Coeur d'Alene's Music Man, has paid it forward by providing free, live music in park settings around Kootenai County. On Sunday afternoons, Coeur d'Alene's City Park serves as the venue for Chris' Handshake Production concerts.

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  2. Julyamsh powwow returns to Coeur d'Alene - Sat, 23 Jul 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Buster Cleveland, 12, a member of the Ho-Chunk tribe from Wisconsin, performs with 700 other Native American dancers during the Grand Entry at the 2016 Coeur d'Alene Tribal Encampment and Julyamsh Powwow being held through Sunday at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds in Coeur d'Alene. The grandstand at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds arena was full well before the drums began their throbbing beat Saturday as the community welcomed back Julyamsh.

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  3. Rathdrum fundraiser collects $3,000 for fallen officer memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... with a check for $3,006.43 on Friday. The fundraiser was held during Rathdrum Days and mayors from all Kootenai County cities participated. "This was an amazing gesture by Tim and Terri that we can never forget, and we hope their volunteerism will ...

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  4. Event raises $3,000 for Sgt Moore memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... The couple offered their restaurant as the site of the fundraiser during Rathdrum Days. Mayors from all Kootenai County cities participated. "This was an amazing gesture by Tim and Terri that we can never forget, and we hope their volunteerism will ...

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  5. Northwest's Largest Powwow Returns To Traditional Grounds In North IdahoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... Tribe argued the machines conflicted with their nearby casino. This year, the powwow takes place at the Kootenai County fairgrounds. "This whole place here was kind of the gathering place," Coeur D'Alene Casino Cultural Affairs Director Quanah ...

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  6. No charges in drowning death of Coeur d'Alene teen - Fri, 22 Jul 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... while the boat was going faster than 50 mph and drowned. His body was recovered on Aug. 3, 2015. The Kootenai County Sheriff's Office investigated and the case was referred to Boundary County to avoid any conflict of interest. Prosecutor Jack ...

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  7. Breaking! No charges in Nault deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Mr. Nault's death." Douglas was asked to take the case due to a potential conflict of interest involving the Kootenai County Prosecutor's Office. You can read the entire news release here.

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  8. Julyamsh starts at 6:30 p.m. todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Spokesman-Review

    The regalia of fancy dancer Davey Madera, 17, is a riot of color in the dance arena Saturday, July 21, 2012 at the Julyamsh Powwow. This year's powwow runs Friday through Sunday at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds.

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  9. Sheriff: Bigger jail needed ASAPRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Spokesman-Review

    An incident involving a pod of 50 inmates at the Kootenai County jail last week is another sign the planned jail expansion can't happen soon enough, Sheriff Ben Wolfinger said. The majority of the inmates in the pod were involved in throwing items ranging from books to antiperspirant at deputies.

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  10. 7 Nights Out: Our picks for the week ahead - Thu, 21 Jul 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Spokesman-Review

    The regalia of fancy dancer Davey Madera, 17, is a riot of color in the dance arena Saturday, July 21, 2012 at the Julyamsh Powwow. This year's powwow runs Friday through Sunday at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds.

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  11. Blosophere -- 7.21.16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Spokesman-Review

    Jennifer Locke, a Kootenai County Republican Central Committee precinct committeewoman and occasional commenter on Huckleberries Online, reacts in background to state Treasurer Ron Crane, who announces the votes from the Idaho delegation during the roll call of states this week.

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  12. Reading helps kids develop, but books are hard to come by in many low-income areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Deseret News

    Kindal Ross, left, and Mackenzie Dupuis, both fifth-graders at Borah Elementary School in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, cradle two of the three books they and more than 40 other students received Thursday, April 9, 2009, during CDA 4 Kids after-school program. The Kootenai County chapter of First Book, an international nonprofit organization that works with local literacy programs to distribute books to children, offered grant money to put hundreds of books into the hands of area students.

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  13. CPD Blue tells why he still servesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Spokesman-Review

    A Coeur d'Alene police officer is penning a letter to thank the county he serves. Officer Mario Rios is writing the letter for all the support he has received from around Kootenai County in the wake of shootings where multiple police officers have died across the United States.

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  14. AM Headlines -- 7.20.16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Spokesman-Review

    Jennifer Locke, a Kootenai County Republican precinct committeewoman and convention delegate, is shown 30 feet away from Donald Trump Wednesday night. Trump made an unexpected visit to the convention floor when rival Ted Cruz refused to endorse him from the podium.

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  15. KCSO: Beware of new scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... ry to call them back using a block number, you will get a message that their phone number is not in service/ Kootenai County Sheriff's Office.

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  16. KCSO offers active shooter classRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Spokesman-Review

    On Aug. 27, the Kootenai County Sheriff's Office will be offering a free 2 hour Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events class at its Volunteer Search & Rescue building for local residents. This class will consist of information on Disaster Response Psychology, how to increase your chances of surviving an Active Shooter Event , several past Active Shooter cases, and case study of the Active Shooter Virginia Tech case.

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  17. N. Idaho prosecutor won't face discipline for Facebook postRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Local NEWS 8

    A northern Idaho county prosecutor says a deputy prosecutor won't be punished for posting a comment on social media that suggested genocide would occur if police officers stopped patrolling black neighborhoods. Kootenai County Prosecutor Barry McHugh tells the Coeur d'Alene Press that education on appropriate communication with the community is needed so that the community has confidence in their work.

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  18. No discipline for deputy prosecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Spokesman-Review

    Kootenai County Prosecutor Barry McHugh said education, not punishment, is his answer to questionable social media comments made by a deputy prosecutor. Last week, Deputy Prosecutor Bryant Bushling wrote a comment in response to a meme posted on Facebook by Kootenai County Bailiff Todd Hartman.

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  19. Local blue community thinking of lives lost in Dallas, Baton RougeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... because you really never know if it's the last," said Hedlund. Those goodbyes gaining more meaning after Kootenai County Sheriff's deputy Erik Hedlund was involved in a shooting a few years ago. "That day changed the way I spend my time with my ...

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  20. Northern Idaho public defender seeks prosecutor emailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    The Coeur d'Alene Press reports that Kootenai County Deputy Public Defender Jay Logsdon filed the request late last month. Kootenai County Chief Public Defender John Adams says he won't comment on the matter until he's reviewed the emails.

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