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Boise Weekly
Boys and Girls Clubs Expand 'Year1' Kindergarten Assistance Program in Garden City, MeridianAs the Idaho Legislature continues to refuse a publicly funded pre-K program, p
Boys and Girls Clubs Expand 'Year1' Kindergarten Assistance Program in Garden City, Meridian
Boise Weekly / Posted 13 hours ago
As the Idaho Legislature continues to refuse a publicly funded pre-K program, public and private responses to the need have grown. Earlier this summer, the 2015 edition of the Kids Count Data Book from the Annie E. Casey Foundation confirmed what... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Officials seek to limit corporate naming in Idaho parksIdaho officials aren't ruling out that new state parks could be named after pri
Officials seek to limit corporate naming in Idaho parks
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
Idaho officials aren't ruling out that new state parks could be named after private companies that give large donations or sponsorships, but a recently proposed set of rules would severely limit business' ability to acquire naming rights. Earlier... Read more
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Boise Weekly
SkyWest Swings Doors Open to New Boise Facility, Kept Aloft on Sweetheart Tax DealState and city officials will be on hand for a ribbon cutting and grand opening
SkyWest Swings Doors Open to New Boise Facility, Kept Aloft on Sweetheart Tax Deal
Boise Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
State and city officials will be on hand for a ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration Monday for SkyWest Airlines' new 135,000-square-foot maintenance hangar at the Boise Airport. The $20 million project broke ground in October 2014 and... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Dear Ms. YbarraThe letter had been written, but Renae Bafus had second thoughts about sending
Dear Ms. Ybarra
Boise Weekly / Posted 11 days ago
The letter had been written, but Renae Bafus had second thoughts about sending it. That is, until she received a goodbye email from a fellow teacher at north-central Idaho's Troy Junior-Senior High School. Bafus' colleague had lost her job and would... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Idaho school districts face budget woes due to levy systemSchool districts in Idaho are facing major budget shortages as the supplemental
Idaho school districts face budget woes due to levy system
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
School districts in Idaho are facing major budget shortages as the supplemental levies they depend on for funding have been struck down by voters. The Lewiston Tribune reports that the Troy School Board approved a budget that cut one third of the... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
Idaho school districts face budget woes due to levy system LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — School districts in Idaho are facing major budget shor
Idaho school districts face budget woes due to levy system
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 12 days ago
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — School districts in Idaho are facing major budget shortages as the supplemental levies they depend on for funding have been struck down by voters. The Lewiston... Read more
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KPVI News 6 Pocatello
Idaho school districts face budget woes due to levy systemLEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — School districts in Idaho are facing major budget shorta
Idaho school districts face budget woes due to levy system
KPVI News 6 Pocatello / Posted 12 days ago
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — School districts in Idaho are facing major budget shortages as the supplemental levies they depend on for funding have been struck down by voters. The Lewiston Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1UP3fG2 ) that the Troy School... Read more
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Boise Weekly
CCDC Celebrates Golden Anniversary With Eye On Future of Downtown BoiseFor the Capital City Development Corporation, Aug. 23 is an historic day. It wa
CCDC Celebrates Golden Anniversary With Eye On Future of Downtown Boise
Boise Weekly / Posted 14 days ago
For the Capital City Development Corporation, Aug. 23 is an historic day. It was on that date 50 years ago Boise's era of urban renewal began with the establishment of the Boise Redevelopment Agency. The Idaho Legislature passed the Idaho Urban... Read more
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KPVI News 6 Pocatello
Local Man Announces Candidacy for State LegislatureThe Bannock County Democratic Party has a new candidate to add to their ticket
Local Man Announces Candidacy for State Legislature
KPVI News 6 Pocatello / Posted 18 days ago
The Bannock County Democratic Party has a new candidate to add to their ticket for 2016. Steve Landon announced that he will be running for the Idaho Legislature, representing District 28. At the Bannock County Democratic Party’s Political Soup... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
N. Idaho lawmaker appointed to powerful budget committeeRepublican state Sen. Shawn Keough of Sandpoint has been appointed to co-chair
N. Idaho lawmaker appointed to powerful budget committee
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 20 days ago
Republican state Sen. Shawn Keough of Sandpoint has been appointed to co-chair Idaho's powerful budget-setting committee. President Pro Tem Brent Hill of Rexburg on Monday announced that Keough will replace former Sen. Dean Cameron of Rupert, who... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Boise School District Trustees Will Consider Land Purchase, Update to Anti-Bullying PolicyOfficials in the Boise School District are busy preparing to open the doors to
Boise School District Trustees Will Consider Land Purchase, Update to Anti-Bullying Policy
Boise Weekly / Posted 21 days ago
Officials in the Boise School District are busy preparing to open the doors to more than 25,000 students as they head back to school on Monday, Aug. 24. But the district's board of trustees are also looking to the future, which is why on Monday, Aug.... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Multiple Championships Up For Grabs in Final Stretch of 2015 Season at Les Bois ParkThe Garden City racetrack has had a bumpy ride in 2015, which began with a hotl
Multiple Championships Up For Grabs in Final Stretch of 2015 Season at Les Bois Park
Boise Weekly / Posted 22 days ago
The Garden City racetrack has had a bumpy ride in 2015, which began with a hotly debated effort to keep its so-called "historical racing" gambling devices inside the Turf Club. The 2015 Idaho Legislature voted to pull the machines, saying the devices... Read more
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FOX News
Idaho residents line up outside veteran's house, protest fears of possible gun confiscationBOISE, Idaho – A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U.S. N
Idaho residents line up outside veteran's house, protest fears of possible gun confiscation
FOX News / Posted 24 days ago
BOISE, Idaho – A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U.S. Navy veteran's house on Thursday to protest claims that federal officials are planning on confiscating the man's weapons. Idaho Republican state Rep. Heather Scott of... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
Second Amendment protested on Idaho veteran's front lawn BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a
Second Amendment protested on Idaho veteran's front lawn
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 24 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U.S. Navy veteran's house on Thursday to protest claims that federal officials are planning on confiscating the... Read more
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The Columbian
Idaho rally supports veteran with gunsBOISE, Idaho — A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U.S. N
Idaho rally supports veteran with guns
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
BOISE, Idaho — A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U.S. Navy veteran's house on Thursday to protest claims that federal officials are planning on confiscating the man's weapons. Idaho Republican state Rep. Heather Scott of... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern IdahoCreated: 08/06/2015 5:52 PM By: By KIMBERLEE KRUESI BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A gro
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern Idaho
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 24 days ago
Created: 08/06/2015 5:52 PM By: By KIMBERLEE KRUESI BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U.S. Navy veteran's house on Thursday to protest claims that federal officials are planning on confiscating the man's... Read more
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Salon.com
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern IdahoBOISE, Idaho (AP) — A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern Idaho
Salon.com / Posted 24 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U.S. Navy veteran’s house on Thursday to protest claims that federal officials are planning on confiscating the man’s weapons. Idaho Republican state Rep. Heather Scott of... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern IdahoBOISE, Idaho (AP) � A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern Idaho
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) � A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U.S. Navy veteran's house on Thursday to protest claims that federal officials are planning on confiscating the man's weapons. Idaho Republican state Rep. Heather Scott of... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern IdahoBOISE, Idaho (AP) � A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern Idaho
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 24 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) � A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U.S. Navy veteran's house on Thursday to protest claims that federal officials are planning on confiscating the man's weapons. Idaho Republican state Rep. Heather Scott of... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern IdahoBOISE, Idaho (AP) � A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern Idaho
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 24 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) � A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U.S. Navy veteran's house on Thursday to protest claims that federal officials are planning on confiscating the man's weapons. Idaho Republican state Rep. Heather Scott of... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern IdahoBOISE, Idaho (AP) — A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern Idaho
The Evening Sun / Posted 24 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U.S. Navy veteran's house on Thursday to protest claims that federal officials are planning on confiscating the man's weapons. Idaho Republican state Rep. Heather Scott of... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern IdahoBOISE, Idaho (AP) - A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern Idaho
New Jersey Herald / Posted 24 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U.S. Navy veteran's house on Thursday to protest claims that federal officials are planning on confiscating the man's weapons. Idaho Republican state Rep. Heather Scott of... Read more
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York Daily Record
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern IdahoBOISE, Idaho (AP) — A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern Idaho
York Daily Record / Posted 24 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U.S. Navy veteran's house on Thursday to protest claims that federal officials are planning on confiscating the man's weapons. Idaho Republican state Rep. Heather Scott of... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern IdahoBOISE, Idaho (AP) � A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern Idaho
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 24 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) � A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U.S. Navy veteran's house on Thursday to protest claims that federal officials are planning on confiscating the man's weapons. Idaho Republican state Rep. Heather Scott of... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern IdahoBOISE, Idaho (AP) — A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern Idaho
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U.S. Navy veteran's house on Thursday to protest claims that federal officials are planning on confiscating the man's weapons. Idaho Republican state Rep. Heather Scott of... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern IdahoBOISE, Idaho (AP) - A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U
Gun-confiscation fears lead to protest in northern Idaho
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 24 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U.S. Navy veteran's house on Thursday to protest claims that federal officials are planning on confiscating the man's weapons. Idaho Republican state Rep. Heather Scott of... Read more
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ABC News
Gun-Confiscation Fears Lead to Protest in Northern IdahoA group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U.S. Navy veteran's h
Gun-Confiscation Fears Lead to Protest in Northern Idaho
ABC News / Posted 24 days ago
A group of residents in northern Idaho lined up outside a U.S. Navy veteran's house on Thursday to protest claims that federal officials are planning on confiscating the man's weapons. Idaho Republican state Rep. Heather Scott of Blanchard said the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
A Judge of CompassionMother Jones' Tom Philpot wrote about this on August 4, 2015. Included with his
A Judge of Compassion
Op-Ed News / Posted 25 days ago
Mother Jones' Tom Philpot wrote about this on August 4, 2015. Included with his post is a video labeled "Burger King Cruelty--Video Exposes Horrific Animal Abuse." I did not run the video because I already knew what I would see, and sadly the first... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
State officials mum on 'ag-gag' overturn BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) -- So far state officials have just four words in respons
State officials mum on 'ag-gag' overturn
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 26 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) -- So far state officials have just four words in response to a federal judge's ruling to overturn Idaho's so-called "ag-gag" law. Gov. Butch Otter signed the law banning secret filming... Read more
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Boise Weekly
U.S. Court Judge Strikes Down Idaho Ag-Gag Law: 'The Remedy is More Speech, Not Enforced Silence'In a major blow to the Idaho Legislature and Governor C.L. "Butch" Otter—and th
U.S. Court Judge Strikes Down Idaho Ag-Gag Law: 'The Remedy is More Speech, Not Enforced Silence'
Boise Weekly / Posted 27 days ago
In a major blow to the Idaho Legislature and Governor C.L. "Butch" Otter—and the fortification of the First Amendment—the U.S. District Court for the District of Idaho Monday ruled that the so-called "Ag-Gag" law was unconstitutional because the... Read more
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