North Idaho

Where to watch the Apple Cup

SPOKANE, Wash. -- The Apple Cup is almost here and if you’d like to get together with your fellow fans, there are plenty of places to watch the game.  Cougar Fans Coug fans are invited to watch the game at…

Silver Mountain to open for winter season Friday

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Silver Mountain will open for the winter season on Friday.  The mountain will only operate the gondola and new covered carpet. The beginner run, tubing hill and scenic gondola rides will also be available on Friday, Saturday…

Where to get free Thanksgiving meals this year

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Everyone deserves a hot meal on Thanksgiving.  If you are not planning your own meal, you are invited to join any of the following organizations at their Thanksgiving meals.  Salvation Army Spokane A free community dinner will…

Idaho creates chronic wasting disease management zone

LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho Fish and Game Commission has designated a chronic wasting disease management zone in north-central Idaho, allowing hunts to kill up to 1,000 deer to determine the extent of the disease. The Lewiston Tribune reports that the…

Man killed in crash on Highway 95 in Hayden

HAYDEN, Idah0 -- A 50-year-old man was killed in a crash on Highway 95 at Lancaster Rd just after 4:15 p.m. Monday. According to Idaho State Police, the man was driving a small SUV southbound on the highway when he…

Schweitzer, Silver preparing to open for ski season Friday

SANDPOINT, Idaho -- Get those skis ready! Schweitzer Mountain and Silver Mountain are preparing to open this week. If the weather permits, both mountains will open on Friday. Schweitzer will begin the season with limited operations on Basin Express and Midway.…

Idaho Attorney General Wasden announces run for sixth term

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Republican Attorney General Lawrence Wasden will seek a sixth term as the state’s chief legal officer, he announced Monday. Wasden is seeking to extend his run as the longest-serving attorney general in the state’s history.…

Lake Coeur d'Alene cruises open for holiday light show

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho-- You can now take a trip to the North Pole by way of Lake Coeur d'Alene. Lake Coeur d'Alene's cruises make guests feel they are experiencing the holiday magic in a 40 minute trip. The holiday cruises…

Report: Idaho’s emergency medical services lack resources

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Most of Idaho’s emergency medical services rely entirely on volunteers and don’t have enough resources to meet the needs of their communities, according to a new report from the state’s Office of Performance Evaluations. Just 18%…

Post Falls Walmart closing Friday afternoon for cleaning

POST FALLS, Idaho -- The Post Falls Walmart will temporarily close Friday afternoon for a thorough cleaning.  The location (6405 W Pointe Parkway) will be closed again Saturday and will reopen Sunday at 6 a.m.  The closure is part of a…