Honoring the Veterans in our Families

Honoring the Veterans in our Families

A KC Dems Community Collaboration Submitted by Lt. Colonel Bill Douglas, U.S. Army JAG, Ret. and former Kootenai County Prosecuting Attorney Photo Caption: Lt. Colonel Bill Douglas,  U.S. Army JAG, Ret. As a retired Army Judge Advocate General, I have given legal...
Speak up for Your City Council and Vote!

Speak up for Your City Council and Vote!

Article by Jessica Nash     This November election, residents across Kootenai County are invited to cast their ballots for various city positions. That includes Mayoral seats in some cities, City Council seats in all cities and Fire District Commissioners seats in...
Engaging our Youth in the Classroom

Engaging our Youth in the Classroom

Article by Paula Neils     One of the many tasks I do as Chair of the Kootenai County Democratic Central Committee is to accept speaking invitations. For the past eight years in the fall, responding to an invitation by Mr. Brian Holgate, I have spoken to the US...
Lights, Camera, Political Action!

Lights, Camera, Political Action!

Article by Mary Hamilton Photography by Larry Telles and Teuvo Orjala The Kootenai County Democrats hosted another successful Theater Night event. Bev Moss and her incredible team put together an evening of food, beverages, theater and great conversation. Lake City...
2017 Dem Fair Booth:  An Unqualified Success!

2017 Dem Fair Booth: An Unqualified Success!

Article by Paula Neils Photography by Larry Telles     The 2017 North Idaho Fair is now history. The “Democratic Booth at the Fair” is an annual event of the Kootenai County Democratic Central Committee and is accomplished by much expense, planning, and dreaming up...
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...
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...