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Save the Selkirk Caribou

By | January 29th, 2012|Categories: Wildlife|Tags: , , , , |

The uproar continues over the proposed critical habitat designation for woodland caribou in the Selkirk Mountains. Recently, more than 200 people turned out at an event orchestrated by the Bonner County Commissioners purporting to "coordinate" [...]

Rep. Labrador’s Office Delivering Dike Road Tree Petitions

By | January 24th, 2012|Categories: Dike Road Trees|

Courtesy of Rep. Raul Labrador's office, we received this photo of our local Congressman flipping through the big stack of Dike Road Trees Petitions. Rep. Labrador's office agreed to carry the petitions to Washington DC [...]

Tubbs Hill Accessible Trail Up For Preliminary Approval

By | January 23rd, 2012|Categories: Community|Tags: , |

  After several months of study and discussion, tonight (Monday) the City of Coeur d'Alene's Parks and Recreation Commission will officially consider a consensus recommendation to retrofit a Tubbs Hill trail to accommodate wheelchair accessibility. [...]

Property Rights Council Takes Aim at Drinking Water Protection

By | January 14th, 2012|Categories: Water|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In its first substantive effort since being formed, the Bonner County Property Rights Council (PRC) is taking aim at a proposed watershed protection ordinance.  In documents obtained by KEA, it appears that the Council is [...]

Sacketts Make Case Before Supreme Court, But What Would A Win Look Like?

By | January 10th, 2012|Categories: Water|Tags: , , , , , , , |

By most accounts, it was a tough day for EPA in the Supreme Court on Monday. Although the Sacketts got their share of skepticism from the Justices, the EPA really took it on the chin [...]