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Posted on: November 20, 2020

Post Falls Vehicle Licensing Office Temporarily Closed

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County Department Closure Notification:

Effective immediately, the Post Falls Vehicle Licensing Department (VLD) will be closed due to cases of confirmed and possible COVID-19 among VLD staff. The office is expected to remain closed until at least November...

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

Treasurer’s Office Open By Appointment Only

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November 9, 2020 – County Treasurer Steve Matheson has announced that, effective immediately, the Treasurer’s Office will be open by appointment only. “This morning we were made aware of a positive COVID case within our offic...

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

All Jury Trials Suspended Until January 4 2021

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In order to address the continuing rise in the incidence of COVID-19 cases in the state, foster public safety, mitigate against the spread of the coronavirus, while recognizing the substantial resources being expended despite the high incidence rate preve...

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Posted on: October 4, 2020

Kootenai County Election Results

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Please click here for November 3, 2020 Kootenai County General Election results!

For more Election related information, visit the county website here.

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Posted on: October 20, 2020

Recycling at Kootenai County

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Following the Tuesday, Oct 13 CDA Press article on recent changes to recycling costs for residents, the Kootenai County Solid Waste Department reminds residents that we still offer many chances to recycle free of charge.

The Solid Waste Department has rece...

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Posted on: August 27, 2020

Watch FY2021 Kootenai County Budget Hearing

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Watch the FY2021 Kootenai County Budget Hearing on YouTube by clicking here.

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

New Idaho Hands-Free Law to Take Effect


A new law that bans drivers from using electronic devices while driving behind the wheel took effect on July 1.

While many cities in Idaho have passed local ordinances, the law will affect the entire Gem State and every licensed driver beginning July 1. Ci...

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Posted on: July 24, 2020

Sheriff's Office Media Release-Panhandle Health Approved Mandatory Mask Order


Our 911 Center is receiving many calls related to questions about mask wearing. We’d like to take a moment to remind the community that 911 should be used when you are experiencing an emergency. If you have a question about mask wearing or the m...

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Posted on: January 1, 2019

Kootenai County Announces Recruiting Video Release

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Kootenai County is pleased to announce the release of a recruiting video for employment opportunities within County government. We invite you to view the video on our website under our Human Resources link and to share it throughout our community, as well...

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