MORNING HEADLINES: Rocked like a hurricane

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Weathering the Storm -- Spokane has been named one of Forbes "recession-proof" cities, perhaps with the mindset that, if the economy never really soars, it can't really plummet either. (SR)

Wasn't this the plot of Ernest Goes to Camp? Camp Easton, a boyscout  camp on Lake Coeur d'Alene since 1928, may move to a nicer, safer facility across the lake, while developers get the current location. (KXLY)

Mourned by candelight -- A candelight vigil for slain University of Idaho student was attended by over 300 people in Moscow, Idaho last night. (KREM)

Come on, Irene -- As Hurricane Irene approaches North Carolina, the country prepares. (NYT)