Columns

Yes, we want to believe

October 31, 2017 at 5:00 am

Autumn Fahl’s stories about the spectral figure haunting Press photographer Loren Benoit have generated a surprising response. OK, so Loren’s been doing the haunting — following her around like a stalker in the dead of night. But I digress....

Comments

Read More


Latest in a long line of scams

October 30, 2017 at 5:00 am

I tell people where to go. Not in the traditional, negative sense, but rather, where they can find information to answer their consumer questions. Together, we’ve been working on rooting out the crooks and scammers for over 10 months. Along...

Comments

Read More


Big weather changes coming with return to Standard Time

October 30, 2017 at 3:29 pm

Tomorrow is Halloween, and the weather will be good for the area “trick-or-treaters.” A big ridge of high pressure will keep our area dry and mild before conditions change in the next 2-3 days.Our “full moon” cycle change starting late this...

Comments

Read More


HISTORY CORNER: Senator Weldon Heyburn battled Teddy Roosevelt, Congress over Idaho wilderness

October 29, 2017 at 5:00 am

Like the spiny back of a prehistoric Stegosaurus, Mount Heyburn looms above the Idaho forest surrounding it. The mountain was named after a senator who didn’t want the federal government taking over his state’s wilderness, and wasn’t afraid...

Comments

Read More


GUEST OPINION: Steps to help prevent another public massacre

October 27, 2017 at 5:00 am

Realizing all the facts in the Las Vegas shooting have yet to be released, this is my opinion of what transpired from the information released — if accurate or truthful. This is not a condemnation of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police or the...

Comments

Read More


Anatomy of a scam: Readers, be warned

October 26, 2017 at 5:00 am

Editor’s note: The pain and humiliation that goes with being the target of a scam or fraud goes beyond what most people would think possible. Here is an unedited narrative submitted this week to CDA Press Consumer Guy Bill Brooks from a loc...

Comments

Read More


Do you know the Great Pumpkin?

October 26, 2017 at 5:00 am

Happy Pumpkin Day. This Oct. 26 “holiday” may be unofficial — banks and schools are open — but that doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate this colorful cousin to cucumbers.Didn’t know they’re in the same gourd family? Here’s a pumpkin primer:&bul...

Comments

Read More


GUEST OPINION: Hey, listen up, all you OBEs (Offended By Everything)

October 25, 2017 at 5:00 am

Being offended by everything doesn’t make for a strong person. So how do we treat the easily offended so as to make them stronger and able to withstand any offensive language?When traveling to Mexico we are warned not to drink the water bec...

Comments

Read More


Halloween scares aren’t for everyone

October 25, 2017 at 5:00 am

According to the National Retail Federation, Halloween retail spending is projected to be $9.1 billion in 2017, a new record. The biggest expense is for costumes. Men plan to spend $96 each, compared to $77 each for women. The top five cost...

Comments

Read More


Church and state: Leave politics outside the church

October 24, 2017 at 5:29 pm

Wednesday’s front page coverage of Raul Labrador’s political campaign gathering at Candlelight Christian Fellowship is astonishing!After reading the article I did a little research and found an interesting piece in the Washington Post regar...

Comments

Read More


Contact Us

(208) 664-8176
215 N. Second St
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814

©2017 The Coeur d'Alene Press Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X
X