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Local veterans seek gifts for family members

Today marks the 73rd anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor, and on Sunday local communities are honoring those who served in the military with the American Legion Auxiliary's annual Gift Table program.
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Winner of DIY Island Contest selected

The winner of Jefferson County Lake's DIY Island Contest has been selected. Deon Fisher's Slide Mountain design will be used as the template as Jefferson County begins planning for improvements at Jefferson County Lake.
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Attorney General Lynch asked to review Zambrano-Montes death

PASCO, Wash. (AP) - The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights is asking Attorney General Loretta Lynch to review the decision not to charge three Pasco police officers who shot a rock-throwing man to death last year.
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Brush fire burns near homes in Chubbuck

Fire crews worked quickly to douse a brush fire in Chubbuck Saturday evening near Siphon and Hiline Roads.
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Local pastor shows support for law enforcement

What happened in Dallas hits close to home to many working in law enforcement across the country.
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Man still in critical condition after fire

A Pocatello man injured in a boat fire last month is still in a Utah hospital. Tyvan Schmitt was airlifted to Salt Lake City after the fire happened at the Phillips 66 gas station in Pocatello.
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Visitors to Yellowstone National Park up by 10% over last year

Yellowstone National Park continues to be a popular destination for travelers with visitor numbers up 10 percent over 2015. June visitors alone is up by over 7 percent.
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Unleash your creativity at Gizmo's

If you have creative ideas just waiting to be unleashed Gizmo's in Coeur d'Alene is a place you might want to check out.
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Kyle Odom case going to mediation in Coeur d'Alene pastor shooting

Kyle Odom, the man who shot Coeur d'Alene pastor Tim Remington six times amidst delusional claims about Martian overlords ruling the Earth, will not stand trial for the shooting.
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Fires active on the Salmon-Challis National Forest

3-Mile, Golden Trout Lake, and two smaller fires are burning on the forest, while two more are active in nearby wilderness.
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Idaho State Police warn drivers to be cautious for 4th of July weekend

Idaho State Police want to remind drivers to be cautious for the 4th of July weekend.
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Blackfoot kicks off Fourth of July weekend

"Celebrate Blackfoot" festivities were held at Jensen's Grove, Saturday.
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Teton Canyon Campground closed due to nuisance bear

The Caribou-Targhee National Forest has closed the Teton Canyon Campground due to the presence of an aggressive bear nuisance that is being attracted to food.
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Two arrested in Bonneville County drug bust

The Bonneville County Sheriff's Office arrested a man and woman after serving a narcotic search warrant Wednesday afternoon.
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Driver flees traffic stop, leaves cocaine in bible behind

Sheriff's deputies in Kootenai County are looking for a Spokane Valley man who fled from a traffic stop early last week.
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Father of missing toddler DeOrr Kunz involved in serious car accident

UPDATE: Idaho State Police confirms 26-year-old Rachel Tankersley, of Pingree, was the other driver in the accident with Vernal Kunz.
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What keeps people coming back to farmers market

A Saturday just isn't part of the weekend without a good farmer's market. Since May, every Saturday morning at the Portneuf Valley Farmer's Market, people have been coming to see what the freshest spice of life is - in all its variety.
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Update: U.S. Embassy granted permission to speak with Holt in prison

Update: Laurie Holt tells us that the U.S. Embassy in Venezuela has been given permission for someone from the embassy to meet with Joshua Holt in prison on July 12th. This will be the first time anyone has spoken to Joshua since his arrest. We will be sure to bring you more updates as we receive them.
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Coeur d'Alene's Outfitters ready to get you out on the open road (or trail)

Coeur d'Alene is a beautiful place to explore, especially during the summer time. Downtown is definitely walkable but what if you want to venture a little farther?
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Man charged with murder of woman and unborn child in Driggs

39-year-old Erik M. Ohlson of Jackson, Wyoming has been charged with two counts of first degree murder in Teton County, Idaho. Ohlson is accused of killing a woman and her unborn child.
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Update: Threat to homes diminished, fire 50% contained

Update 5:50 pm: According to the on site incident commander, the fire is now estimated at 130-140 acres in size. The fire has been entirely surrounded with fire retardant and is roughly 50 percent contained. Crews hope to have it contained by tomorrow morning. At this time the threats to homes is greatly diminished.
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Coeur d'Alene kicks off Independence Day with annual parade

Coeur d'Alene kicked off its Independence Day celebrations Monday morning with the city's annual American Heroes parade.
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UPDATE: Spokane Valley man dies after drowning at Q'Emlin Park

Michael Williams, 25, of Spokane Valley, was swimming when he slipped under the water for unknown reasons. Deputies say he was submerged for approximately five minutes before the KCSO Marine Unit was flagged down. 
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Oldest Pocatello firefighter turns 98

The oldest fireman in Pocatello is turning 98 on the 4th of July, but he's celebrating his birthday Saturday night.
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Car crashes into Idaho Falls home

Idaho Falls Police are trying to figure out how a car ended up inside a house
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Highway Worker: "Please, slow down and be cautious!"

A Thursday evening accident in a construction zone sent three people to the hospital.
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