SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The way Darin Watkins sees it, the real estate boom in the once-sleepy Spokane, Washington, metropolitan area is a numbers problem. Far too many people are moving in, far too few homes are being built and prices have skyrocketed.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A Montana man who pleaded guilty to firing into a crowd at a northern Idaho bar last year has been sentenced to up to 15 years in prison.
Austin L. Sherper, 25, of Whitefish, pleaded guilty in April to seven felonies including aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, The Coeur d'Alene Press reported.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A home on Lake Coeur d’Alene is for sale for $27 million, making it the most expensive home currently listed in Idaho and an indicator of the “entirely different type of wealth” coming into the fast-growing area.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Police in northern Idaho say 85 dogs were found abandoned in a home where a tenant had recently been evicted.
The Kootenai Humane Society took in 66 of the dogs found in the Kellogg home on Monday.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A Spokane man was tased Sunday afternoon following a dangerous high-speed chase in northern Idaho.
Idaho State Police said 33-year-old Jonathon D. Lewis was driving a Hyundai SUV erratically on Interstate 90 and trying to pass other vehicles between lanes, CBS2 reported.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho woman was sentenced to life in prison Monday for killing her husband, after the judge told her that her explanation for the man's death did not hold up.
KXLY-TV reported that 67-year-old Lori Isenberg made a deal to plead guilty to second degree murder in February.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin announced Wednesday that she is running for governor, aligning her campaign with an emphasis on individual liberty, state sovereignty and traditional conservative values sure to play well in the deeply conservative state.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Sentencing for the man charged in the Fourth of July shootings in a Coeur d'Alene park has been moved to July 1.
Tyler Rambo had been scheduled to appear May 28 before Judge Cynthia Meyer, who ordered a presentence report be completed before that date.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — The case of a man accused of choking his mother and threatening her with knives has been sent to district court.
The 33-year-old Coeur d’Alene resident is charged with felony aggravated assault, attempted strangulation and mayhem, the Coeur d'Alene Press reported.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Republican Rep. Paul Amador of Coeur d’Alene plans to leave the Idaho House to run for a northern Idaho state Senate seat that’s being vacated.
Amador told the Coeur d’Alene Press in a story on Thursday that he intends to run for the 4th district seat being vacated by Republican Sen.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A four-term northern Idaho Republican senator says she will run to become Idaho’s secretary of state.
Sen. Mary Souza of Coeur d’Alene said Tuesday she’s been interested in the job for more than a decade.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A decline in demand for the COVID-19 vaccine in far North Idaho has prompted officials to open access to all people 16 and older, meanwhile demand remains strong in neighboring Spokane County in Washington state and supplies are still limited.