Latest Kootenai County, Idaho Stories

2011-07-22 07:08:00

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fidelity National Timber Resources, Inc. ("FNTR") a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE: FNF), is pleased to announce its plans to open the Tom Weiskopf designed golf course tentatively named The Rock Creek Club of Idaho (formerly known as Black Rock North) in the late spring of 2012. This world class golf course is located on approximately 1,000 acres of beautiful rolling terrain situated on the bluffs above...

2008-10-20 09:00:28

Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation (NYSE:CDE) (TSX:CDM) (ASX:CXC) announced today that it sold $50 million in aggregate principal amount of senior secured floating rate convertible notes under an effective shelf registration statement on file with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company has also sold to the purchaser a warrant to purchase up to an additional $25 million aggregate principal amount of notes. The notes are convertible into shares of the Company's common stock at...

2008-09-17 15:00:27

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho, Sept. 17, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The management and directors of Timberline Resources Corporation (AMEX:TLR) invite the Company's current and future shareholders to join them at The Silver Summit, September 18 and 19, at the Coeur d'Alene Inn and Conference Center of Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. CEO Randal Hardy, Executive Chairman John Swallow, Vice-President of Exploration Paul Dircksen, and other Timberline team members will be in attendance and available to discuss the...

2008-08-28 18:00:40

Mines Management, Inc. (AMEX:MGN) (TSX:MGT) announces its fall conference schedule. MINES MANAGEMENT 2008 FALL CONFERENCE SCHEDULE September Denver, Colorado Sept. 8, 2008 - Denver Gold Forum, Hyatt Regency -- Hotel, Explorers Reception www.denvergold.org Las Vegas, Nevada Sept. 9-10, 2008 - IIC Las Vegas Hard Assets, -- Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino www.iiconf.com Coeur d'Alene, Idaho Sept. 18-19, 2008 - Silver Summit, Best -- Western Coeur d'Alene Inn...

2008-07-15 12:00:00

By Erica F. Curless, The Spokesman-Review, Spokane, Wash. Jul. 15--North Idaho residents with questions about the controversial process of sorting out who owns what water rights are invited to a series of town hall meetings next week. The state Department of Water Resources will have seven meetings in Kootenai, Benewah and Shoshone counties, starting Monday in Wallace and wrapping up July 24 in Coeur d'Alene and Post Falls. "These meetings provide an opportunity for people to learn...

2008-07-10 12:00:00

By Kevin Graman, The Spokesman-Review, Spokane, Wash. Jul. 10--HEYBURN STATE PARK, Idaho -- The battle for Lake Coeur d'Alene is being waged on its southern shores against an alien invader. Eurasian milfoil, a nonnative weed introduced to local lakes by unwitting boaters, was discovered along the shorelines of southern Lake Coeur d'Alene and the lower lakes in 2003. Milfoil forms a mat of thick vegetation that can stop a powerboat in its wake, fatally ensnare a swimmer and wipe out...

2008-07-09 12:00:35

KELLOGG, Idaho, July 9, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- New Jersey Mining Company (OTCBB:NJMC) announces that it has signed a definitive agreement with Silverstar Mining Corp.(OTCBB:SLVM) under which the parties created a joint venture to mine and explore at the Silver Strand mine east of Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. Silverstar agreed to pay NJMC $500,000 for 50% interest in the Silver Strand mine property and each party then will contribute their 50% interest to the joint venture. Silverstar has made...

2007-10-30 21:00:00

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - A 26-year-old musician has been charged with sexual abuse after police received reports from at least nine girls that he asked them for their socks and to rub their feet, sometimes in exchange for cash. Nate Schierman, who recently released a CD called "Risk" on the Dummy Boy label, was charged this week in 1st District Court with one felony count of sexual abuse of a minor under 16 and a separate count of misdemeanor child enticement. He may face more charges and was...

2007-01-08 03:00:17

By Wilson, Rocky Steel Structures of America Inc., of Post Falls, has six building projects under way in North Idaho and Spokane Valley that have a combined value of nearly $12 million. The company erects steel buildings and wood-frame buildings with metal siding, says Justin Sternberg, co-owner of the business along with his brother, Shawn Sternberg. Steel Structures is constructing two office-warehouse complexes in Hayden, Idaho, for separate owners; a sixbuilding complex in Rathdrum,...

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