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The county was organized in 1864 out of
Nez Perce County, but was not organized until 1881.
Once comprising most of the western Panhandle, the county's
present boundaries were established in 1915, following the
formation of Benewah County to the south.
Bonner County to the north had been formed in 1907 from Kootenai
County; Bonner County was also divided in 1915 with the
formation of Boundary County.
The County Seat is Coeur d'Alene
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