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Idaho surveys hunters on controlled hunts, auction tags

HUNTING -- Once again, the Idaho Fish and Game Department is gathering opinions from hunters about possibly changing controlled-hunt drawing odds and increasing the number of big-game tags offered through auction. Department officials say: Hunters have proposed changing Idaho’s controlled-hunt drawing system to favor those...

Huckleberries Online

Parting Shot -- 10.12.15 

Danielle Hall of Roseburg, Ore., displays her recently minted tattoo in memory of the Umpqua Community College shooting as she joins hundreds of others at Tapestry Tattoo in Roseburg, Ore. Monday was the first day back to campus at Umpqua Community College for students since the deadliest shooting in state history on Oct. 1.

Spin Control

Worker Bill of Rights slammed in two mysterious videos

Envision Spokane's Worker Bill of Rights - lauded as both the potential savior and destroyer of Spokane - became the target of two mysterious, anonymous videos this weekend, including one that incorrectly names most Spokane City Council members as supporting the controversial measure.


An encounter with David Letterman 

Fellow Ball State University graduate David Letterman and I crossed paths once. Just once. I was a freshman in 1968 and Dave was a senior. I lived in Waggoner Hall, which at that time was a dorm for men only and was often referred to...

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