North Idaho

COVID-19 surges in Spokane, Kootenai counties

Over the weekend both Washington and Idaho saw rises in the overall number of COVID-19 cases, but when it comes to the incidence rate, Idaho has the sixth-highest in the country—higher than even New York or Florida.

Idaho opens first-ever swan hunting season

In August, 50 tags were issued first-come, first-serve for Idaho's first ever swan hunting season; those who were early to the draw will get to participate when the season opens October 19.

Crash blocking SH 41 at 16th Ave in Post Falls

POST FALLS, Idaho -- State Highway 41 is fully blocked at 16th Ave in Post Falls. Idaho State Police troopers are responding and said the crash involves two vehicles. https://twitter.com/ISPNorthIdaho/status/1317222827192250368 It is not clear if anyone was injured or what…

Idaho gov urges ‘personal responsibility’ as COVID spreads

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho’s coronavirus cases are rising fast and hospitals are seeing an influx of COVID-19 patients, Gov. Brad Little said Thursday. Still, he said, personal responsibility, not a statewide mandate, remains the best way to reduce the…