"Archangel" raids suspected gang leaders Local and federal law enforcement arrested 19 suspected gang leaders in Spokane after an 18-month investigation into drug sales and shootings. (SR) See KREM's video report here. KHQ airs video from the sheriff's helicopter during a raid. (Disclosure: No excitement)
"Tell that story I will" Tax-dodging North Idaho Legislator takes the Yoda approach to tell an ethics committee he's going to fight the charges. (SR) The Coeur d'Alene Press has Rep. Phil Hart's letter here.
"I'd like to speak to my mom" Teenage "Barefoot Bandit" unsure who his lawyer is during confused first court hearing. Two brothers who had a plane stolen by Colton Harris-Moore express sympathy for the bandit. (Seattle Times)
BP gets rapped "Sorry ain't enough no more" is the musical group Hot 8's response to oil catastrophe in the gulf.