Letters 

Tell Republicans to Stop Pretending

Tell Republicans to Stop Pretending

On New Year’s Day our local Republican officials told the Coeur d’Alene Press how they will pretend to help us during the 2021 Idaho legislative session. First, they will propose legislation making the Public Health District “more transparent” by bringing it under...

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Happy 90th Everett

Happy 90th Everett

Everett Headrick, a Hayden Lake resident since 1982, is celebrating his 90th birthday today, Dec. 27! Ev was born in Moscow, Idaho. He jokingly recalls his mom saying he was "the darndest Christmas present she ever received!" He became older brother to Don (deceased)...

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HYPOCRISY: Thanks for exposure

HYPOCRISY: Thanks for exposure

Thanks to The Press editors for exposing the two-faced hypocrisy of the KCRCC chair and the Idaho Freedom Foundation leadership. It’s not just that these people helped themselves to a federal program that others need more than they do. It’s the narrative about the...

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Fact-checking Congressman Russ Fulcher

Fact-checking Congressman Russ Fulcher

With reference to Chuck Malloy’s column on November 27, “Fulcher stands by Trump in ‘fraud-gate’’’, Idaho Congressman Russ Fulcher states, “Shining a light should not hurt anybody. . . ” He further states, “I also found out that Joe Frazier (the legendary boxing...

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Annual Food Drive Generates Overwhelming Response

Annual Food Drive Generates Overwhelming Response

Last week, the Kootenai County Democrats’ Community Outreach Committee put out a final call for our annual food drive — and the community answered with an overwhelming response! Because of the incredible generosity of KC Dem members and the local community, in just...

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Americans Deserve an Orderly Transfer of Power

Americans Deserve an Orderly Transfer of Power

Kootenai County Democrats respect people who hold values that different from our own, as long they are morally sound. That’s one reason we supported Joe Biden as our candidate. He is a centrist who has said many times that he will be President for all Americans, and...

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Support COVID-19 Mask Mandate

Support COVID-19 Mask Mandate

Not long ago, Senator Mary Souza wrote a letter to the Panhandle Health District (PHD) that called for the loosening of its COVID-19 mask mandate. The letter was co-signed by Souza’s fellow Republican lawmakers Senators Steve Vick, Don Cheatham, & Carl Crabtree,...

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Accreditation at Stake

Accreditation at Stake

With regard to the upcoming North Idaho College nonpartisan trustee election, we have witnessed an attempt to inject a partisan ideology into the campaign that if successful could result in a new Board majority with the power to adopt policies that could result in...

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