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  1. Just one lot draws competitive bid at Priest Lake state cabin-site auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    A 1.7-acre slice of North Idaho lakefront heaven on Priest Lake with just a rustic, one-bedroom cabin on it drew the only contested bidding at a weekend auction in which the state of Idaho sold off 39 lakefront cabin sites. The cabin owners, a Seattle couple who had been leasing the land from the state and whose family had had the cabin since at least the 1970s, were outbid by a Coeur d'Alene physician who was willing to pay $1.107 million for the lakefront property $367,000 more than its appraised value.

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  2. Idaho Bureau of Homeland Security changes to Idaho Office of Emergency ManagementRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Clearwater Tribune

    The Idaho Bureau of Homeland Security will have a new name effective Friday, July 1. Governor C. L. "Butch" Otter signed a bill into law during the 2016 legislative session changing the agency's name to the Idaho Office of Emergency Management. The name change will not alter or affect the agency's responsibilities or duties.

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  3. Keough raised $102,611 for GOPrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Post-primary campaign finance reports are in for North Idaho legislative candidates, and a few things stand out. Among them: The top fundraiser was Sen. Shawn Keough, R-Sandpoint, who raised $102,611 in campaign donations since Jan. 1, and spent $66,547.

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  4. Council acknowledges open meeting violation, voids panel actionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Local NEWS 8

    At a special meeting Monday morning, the Pocatello City Council found that deliberations and a decision in a closed meeting by the Fact Finding Panel during the negotiations of the IAFF Local 187 Collective Bargaining Agreement violated the State of Idaho's Open Meeting Law. The Council passed a resolution that declares the panel decision "null and void" because of the violation and also directs City staff to return to the negotiation process related to the decision.

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  5. Gun Rights Group Will Celebrate New 'Permitless Carry' Law With Idaho Statehouse RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    So-called "permitless" firearms carry becomes law in Idaho on Friday, July 1, and Idaho Second Amendment advocates won't waste any time celebrating the milestone. The Idaho Second Amendment Alliance rally will take place on the Idaho State Capitol Mall from 5-6 p.m. Similar rallies , which pressed for such a law to go into effect, drew hundreds of demonstrators to the Idaho Statehouse in recent months.

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  6. N. Idaho attorney challenging use of drug dog in arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Local NEWS 8

    The Lewiston Tribune reports that attorney Joanna McFarland argued Thursday that her client should have been released after Lewiston police officers cleared him of driving under the influence last summer. McFarland says that police instead detained the 43-year-old Michael Parkins while waiting for a drug dog to pursue another investigation despite having no reasonable suspicion that her client had any controlled substances on him.

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  7. University of Idaho launches financial education initiative with iGradRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | University Business

    Financial literacy education leader iGrad announces the University of Idaho has selected iGrad's adaptive learning platform to support the school's new Better Education About Money for Students program. The program, offered through the school's Student Financial Aid Services, will set students up for financial success by providing financial knowledge and skills.

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  8. PHOTOS: Fire destroys home near Deer LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Crews told KHQ the home was for sale and unoccupied at the time of the fire. No injuries were reported. COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - The Kootenai County Sheriff's Office has identified the Spokane pilot killed on Saturday after crashing his plane in the ...

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  9. Close encounter w/a Road RagerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... a recent informational meeting at the Priest River library to hear Priest River police Chief Drew McLain discuss Idaho's new concealed carry law that takes effect Friday. Priorities. Priorities Poll: Most popular summer event in Coeur d'Alene, ...

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  10. A sufficiently special Bronco specialistRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | KTIK-AM Boise

    ... tonight before returning to Memorial Stadium tomorrow night to host the Eugene Emeralds. Derek Bayley began the Idaho Men's Amateur at BanBury Friday with a double-bogey. But the Washington State sophomore was pretty good after that, cruising to a ...

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  11. Obama Appointed Federal Prosecutor Lies To Try To Silence A Outraged CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | RedState

    ... and addresses of victims and perpetrators. Be that as it may, the Obama appointed US Attorney for the District of Idaho, Wendy J. Olson, has weighed in. Keep in mind that there is no feasible federal connection to this case other than the weaponized ...

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  12. New director for courts, Brody's fundraising edge, and what N.Idaho campaign $$ reports show...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Sara Thomas, Idaho's state appellate public defender, has been named the new administrative director of Idaho's courts by the Idaho Supreme Court. Thomas, who started with the state appellate public defender's office in 1999 as a staff attorney and headed its appellate division for a decade before being named head of the 20-person state office in 2012, will start her new job on July 11. She replaces Patti Tobias, who served as administrative director of Idaho's courts for two decades before accepting a position with the National Center for State Courts in Denver in fall 2014.

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  13. First Weekend of Summer Marred by Tragedies on Idaho RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    It was a deadly weekend on roadways in every corner of Idaho. Idaho 55 was blocked for nearly four hours June 26 when a crash, which claimed the life of a motorcyclist, blocked the north/south corridor just north of Horseshoe Bend.

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  14. Oregon refuge takeover is over, aftershocks remainRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Post Register

    ... Wooden crosses are affixed to nearby trees. William C. Fisher said he drove to the site three weeks ago from Boise, Idaho, after he heard that sheriff's deputies were ticketing people for erecting crosses. He began camping out to protect the site. ...

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  15. Tedder aims to be industry leader in booming gun holster market - Mon, 27 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Six years ago, Thomas Tedder was sitting in his kitchen in Fort Smith, Arkansas, crafting a holster for his handgun. Today, he oversees a bustling North Idaho manufacturing business that each day fills hundreds of orders for concealed-carry holsters from across the U.S. Six years ago, Thomas Tedder was sitting in his kitchen in Fort Smith, Arkansas, crafting a holster for his handgun.

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  16. Hoopfest a long-running tradition for some playersRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... she says. Last year, they dealt with a lot more heat-related injuries because of the triple digit temps. HAYDEN, Idaho - Kootenai County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a report of a small plane crash Sunday afternoon. It's the second plane crash ...

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  17. Taking care of injuries at Hoopfest 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... two days. A report of a downed airplane into Hayden Lake came into the sheriff's office around 1 p.m. Sunday. HAYDEN, Idaho - Kootenai County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a report of a small plane crash Sunday afternoon. It's the second plane ...

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  18. University of Idaho launches university-wide financial education initiative with iGradRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | University Business

    Financial literacy education leader iGrad announces the University of Idaho has selected iGrad's adaptive learning platform to support the school's new Better Education About Money for Students program. The program, offered through the school's Student Financial Aid Services, will set students up for financial success by providing financial knowledge and skills.

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  19. Two killed, one injured in early morning crash near Post FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    A one vehicle crash claimed the lives of two people and sent a third to the hospital early Sunday morning. Idaho State Police said Robert Gust, 24, of Bonners Ferry was speeding westbound on I-90 when he failed to negotiate a curve on the off ramp at exit 7 in Post Falls.

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  20. Airman surprises mom at Spokane mallRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... see Loraine walking into the mall when suddenly her uniformed son stands up from the bench where he's sitting. BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The Idaho Department of Labor says the state's Hispanic population grew 2.9 percent between mid-2014 and mid-2015. The ...

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