North Idaho

Crash blocking US 95 near Worley, ISP warns of black ice

WORLEY, Idaho -- Idaho State Police are responding to a crash on US 95 near Worley. The crash is blocking the highway, which troopers warn is covered in black ice. https://twitter.com/ISPNorthIdaho/status/1350133255031296001 Drivers are asked to use caution on the road,…

Man killed in Coeur d'Alene duplex fire

COEUR D'ALENE, Wash. -- A man was killed in a house fire on the southeast side of Coeur d'Alene late Thursday night. Multiple agencies responded to the converted duplex, where they found the man had already passed. A woman who…

Idaho Senate starts effort to wrest power from Gov. Little

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho senators on Wednesday joined their House colleagues in introducing legislation seeking to wrest power from Republican Gov. Brad Little on emergency declarations like the one dealing with the coronavirus pandemic. Four pieces of Senate legislation,…

Here's how to report downed trees and power lines

SPOKANE, Wash. -- High winds brought trees and power lines down across the Inland Northwest Wednesday. Here's how to file a report should you need to: DOWNED TREES City of Spokane Call 3-1-1 to report trees blocking roadways. Spokane County…

Local ski mountains closed Wednesday due to inclement weather

KELLOGG, Idaho -- Several local ski mountains will be closed Wednesday due to severe weather. Silver Mountain, Schweitzer Mountain Resort, Lookout Pass and Mt. Spokane have all said they will shut down operations for the day. A High Wind Warning…

Idaho Legislature asks judge to nix lawsuit over virus rules

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho Legislature says a judge shouldn’t force its leaders to make additional accommodations for lawmakers during the coronavirus pandemic. Two Democratic lawmakers, Reps. Sue Chew of Boise and Muffy Davis of Ketchum, sued the Legislature…