Democratic Women in Bloom at Garden Party

Democratic Women in Bloom at Garden Party

Article and Imagery by Jessica Nash     Democratic women in our community gathered for the popular Annual Garden Party on Wednesday, August 16th at Theresa Potts’ home in Coeur d’Alene. Surrounded by an array of cultivated flowers and greenery, women mingled and...
Pot: Profit or Prosecution?

Pot: Profit or Prosecution?

Column by Jan Studer     To a passerby, the gathering in the dining room at the Seasons restaurant on August 2nd might have appeared to be seniors participating in a presentation on Medicare or Social Security.  This presumption would not have been far-fetched, since...
Medicaid for Idaho Campaign Tours Coeur d’Alene

Medicaid for Idaho Campaign Tours Coeur d’Alene

Article and Photography by TJ Gossard   “Right now our senators—Senator Crapo, Senator Risch—are participating in an effort to begin a process, and possibly complete a process, to dismantle Medicaid as we know it: putting $800 billion out of the Medicaid program.”...
Where Progressive Values Meet Party Organization

Where Progressive Values Meet Party Organization

The New Face of Grassroots Advocacy in Kootenai County Article by Courtney Beebe     Chris Matthews has always shared the progressive values of Theodore Roosevelt and FDR, even as a student at Kellogg High School where he met his future wife, Emily. After serving in...
KC Dems Hit the Streets with Summer of Resistance

KC Dems Hit the Streets with Summer of Resistance

Article by Courtney Beebe Photography by Nash Mahuron     The Kootenai County Democrats grabbed some sunscreen and hit the streets on July 8, 2017 for the Idaho Democratic Party “Summer of Resistance” canvass and training event. The Summer of Resistance is a 14-city,...
Our Footprint in the Community

Our Footprint in the Community

  Article by Lisa Nunlist and Bev Moss     The long-awaited new home for the historic Coeur d’Alene Carousel opened with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on June 9th. This charming structure is across from City Park, next to Memorial Field. From 1942 to 1975, this same...
KC Dems Rally for 4th of July Parade

KC Dems Rally for 4th of July Parade

Dedicated volunteers gathered at  Kootenai County Democrats Headquarters on Sunday, July 2nd to create signage for the annual 4th of July parade on Sherman Avenue. Sign-makers were encouraged to emit powerful and positive messages to proudly display our values to the...