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Washington state couple seeks damages from N. Idaho county

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Sagle, Idaho -

A Washington state couple is seeking about $370,000 from a county in northern Idaho after a landslide destroyed their home.
    
The Bonner County Daily Bee reports that Lee and Myloa Stewart of Spokane Valley filed a precursor to a lawsuit against Bonner County on Monday.
    
The summer residence near Lake Pend Oreille was knocked off its foundation by a landslide on March 18. The house was unoccupied at the time.
    
The landslide came when a portion of Talache Beach Road above the home failed amid soaking rains.
    
Bonner County officials say they don't comment on pending litigation.
    
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Information from: Bonner County (Idaho) Daily Bee, http://www.bonnercountydailybee.com

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