Chris Carlson, press secretary under former Idaho Gov. Cecil Andrus, an author and public lands advocate, died of cancer at his lake home in Medimont on Aug. 25, 2018. He was 71 and considered a political mentor to many.
Chris Carlson, press secretary under former Idaho Gov. Cecil Andrus, an author and public lands advocate, died of cancer at his lake home in Medimont on Aug. 25, 2018. He was 71 and considered a political mentor to many. Shawn Gust Coeur d'Alene Press file
Chris Carlson, press secretary under former Idaho Gov. Cecil Andrus, an author and public lands advocate, died of cancer at his lake home in Medimont on Aug. 25, 2018. He was 71 and considered a political mentor to many. Shawn Gust Coeur d'Alene Press file

Chris Carlson, Andrus spokesman and political mentor, dies at 71

August 28, 2018 10:06 AM